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US Marines Osprey crashes off Australia's Queensland coast

August 5, 2017 - 9:01am
A search and rescue operation is being conducted after the incident off the Queensland coast.
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Brazil crime: Military launch operations in Rio favelas

August 5, 2017 - 7:51am
The soldiers and police are part of new government plan to tackle a violent crime wave.
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South Korea open to talks with North amid nuclear crisis

August 5, 2017 - 7:41am
Discussions may occur at an international forum this weekend, the South says as nuclear tensions rise.
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Double death baffles French police

August 5, 2017 - 7:24am
Two friends are found dead in a garden south-west of Paris, bearing no sign of violence.
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Breastfeeding event attracts 2,000 mothers in Philippines

August 5, 2017 - 7:13am
The mothers all breastfed their babies together to promote the health benefits of breast milk.
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Flynn and Russia envoy Kislyak discussed 'simple things'

August 5, 2017 - 7:02am
Moscow's ex-US ambassador has been giving details of talks with the former US security adviser.
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Russia: Eight missing in flooded diamond mine

August 5, 2017 - 4:54am
More than 100 people have been brought to the surface so far at the Siberia mine.
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Extreme weather 'could kill up to 152,000 a year' in Europe by 2100

August 5, 2017 - 3:51am
Weather-related deaths could surge by 2100 if nothing is done to curb climate change, scientists say.
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'I'm not unusual'

August 5, 2017 - 1:31am
Tips from people who speak up to six languages, but take it for granted.
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Syria war: 2,000 IS fighters still in Raqqa - US envoy

August 4, 2017 - 11:44pm
They are fighting for their own survival amid an offensive to retake the city, a US official says.
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Venezuela opens disputed new constituent assembly

August 4, 2017 - 10:54pm
Police use tear gas on protesters who accuse the president of making a power grab.
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US notifies UN of Paris climate deal pullout

August 4, 2017 - 8:49pm
The US gives notice that it intends to quit the Paris climate deal but says talks will continue.
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Soap, milk and sugar

August 4, 2017 - 8:05pm
Many Kenyans fear that Tuesday's fiercely contested general election will trigger ethnic violence between supporters of rival parties, writes the BBC's Dickens Olewe.
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'Tourists go home'

August 4, 2017 - 7:06pm
Catalan and Basque youth activists are resorting to vandalism to combat mass tourism.
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YouTube child protection mechanism 'failing'

August 4, 2017 - 6:05pm
Only a small fraction of public reports about child endangerment receive a response from the online video site.
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'Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli convicted of fraud

August 4, 2017 - 4:41pm
Outside court, a defiant Shkreli called the fraud trial "a witch hunt of epic proportions".
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US-backed Yemeni troops 'push al-Qaeda' out of Shabwa

August 4, 2017 - 4:19pm
The province's main cities are said to be under government control for the first time in years.
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Paris Space Invaders street art stolen by 'city workers'

August 4, 2017 - 3:59pm
A group posing as city employees has allegedly taken more than a dozen pieces in the last few days.
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Trump's 17-day holiday causes a stir

August 4, 2017 - 3:29pm
The president is on an extended break at his golf club despite previously saying he would be too busy for the fairway.
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Secret Service quits Trump Tower in dispute over lease

August 4, 2017 - 12:32pm
The agency which protects the president and Trump Organization are at odds over rental terms.
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