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Trump-Russia: Jeff Sessions questioned in Mueller inquiry

BBC News - 24 min 35 sec ago
The US attorney general appears to be the first member of the president's cabinet to be questioned.
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Russia bars 'extremist' British comedy The Death of Stalin

BBC News - 51 min 1 sec ago
A satirical British comedy about the ex-Soviet leader's succession has been pulled by authorities.
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Syrian regime routinely bombs civilians in Eastern Ghouta

BBC News - 56 min 39 sec ago
The BBC has obtained shocking footage from the besieged area of Eastern Ghouta, just 30 kilometres from Damascus.
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'Get out of jail free': Will this card get you off a speeding ticket?

BBC News - 1 hour 27 min ago
The police union cards are given to friends for them to show to officers, but their function is unclear.
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'America First' tariffs on imports spark Asia outcry

BBC News - 1 hour 38 min ago
Tariffs of up to 50% on imported goods will mostly hit South Korea and China.
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Chilean poet and physicist Nicanor Parra dies at 103

BBC News - 2 hours 8 min ago
The irreverent poet won the Premio Cervantes in 2011 and was proposed four times for the Nobel Prize.
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Syria war: 'Civilians flee' Turkish assault on Afrin enclave

BBC News - 2 hours 23 min ago
Hundreds have reportedly been displaced by clashes between Turkish-led forces and Kurdish fighters.
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Elon Musk's Boring Company presents LA tunnel plan

BBC News - 3 hours 45 min ago
Elon Musk's Boring Company has presented its LA transport tunnel plans for Culver City.
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Alaska tsunami fears prompt brief evacuation

BBC News - 3 hours 46 min ago
A magnitude 7.9 quake off Alaska prompted a tsunami alert, which was lifted hours later.
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Hugh Masekela: The story of a jazz legend

BBC News - 4 hours 19 min ago
Legendary jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekela, a leading figure in the struggle to end apartheid and "the father of South African jazz", has died aged 78.
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Minnie Mouse honoured with Hollywood Walk of Fame star

BBC News - 4 hours 43 min ago
Forty years after Mickey, she's been honoured in LA.
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Naomi Parker Fraley, the real Rosie the Riveter, dies aged 96

BBC News - 5 hours 6 min ago
For years Naomi Parker Fraley lived quietly while another woman was credited as the famous feminist icon.
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Naples woman killed in 'mafia ambush'

BBC News - 5 hours 26 min ago
A woman is fatally shot in an area near central Naples known for gangland violence.
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South Africa's 'Father of Jazz'

BBC News - 5 hours 51 min ago
The legendary musician, who has died age 78, will be remembered as much for his activism as his songs.
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Germany school attack: Pupil 'killed by classmate' near Dortmund

BBC News - 5 hours 57 min ago
Reports say a 15-year-old student stabbed a 14-year-old boy at a secondary school near Dortmund.
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Bill Cosby returns to stage ahead of sexual assault retrial

BBC News - 5 hours 58 min ago
A surprise comedy show is the US comedian's first since dozens of women accused him of sexual assault.
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US shutdown: Trump hails 'big win' and says Democrats caved in

BBC News - 6 hours 20 min ago
The president hails a "big win" for Republicans after the end of a three-day government shutdown.
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NZ Maori win first indigenous football internationals

BBC News - 6 hours 33 min ago
New Zealand's Maori came face-to-face with indigenous Australians on a football pitch for the first time.
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Hawaii missile alert standdown delayed by forgotten log-in

BBC News - 7 hours 1 min ago
Hawaii's governor says a failure to remember his Twitter details delayed a corrective message.
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Lebanon rubbish: Storm dumps piles of waste along coast

BBC News - 7 hours 19 min ago
A huge clean-up operation is under way after a storm left beaches near Beirut strewn with rubbish.
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