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Kenyan election official Chris Msando 'tortured to death'

August 2, 2017 - 1:22pm
Chris Msando was tortured and strangled to death, an autopsy finds, days ahead of the polls.
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Dash cam shows drunk driver crashing into police officer

August 2, 2017 - 12:38pm
The Texas policeman was catapulted through the air after a drunk driver hit him during a traffic stop.
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German carmakers reach emissions-cutting deal

August 2, 2017 - 11:52am
Carmakers and politicians reach a deal to update software in five million diesel vehicles.
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Alaska's whale hunters wait for Trump's Arctic oil plan

August 2, 2017 - 11:06am
The BBC's Claire Marshall travels more than 300 miles north of the Arctic Circle to meet the Inupiat, who call the ocean their "garden".
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Neymar: Paris St-Germain must pay £198m 'in full' to sign Barcelona forward

August 2, 2017 - 10:41am
Barcelona tell Paris St-Germain they must pay a world record 222m euro (£198m) fee "in full" before Neymar can join them.
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Germany expels Vietnam attache over suspected kidnap

August 2, 2017 - 10:26am
Trinh Xuan Thanh was bundled into a car outside Berlin Zoo nine days ago, according to reports.
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Israeli PM prevents border 'punch-up' between firebrand MPs

August 2, 2017 - 9:47am
Benjamin Netanyahu orders outspoken MP Oren Hazan to withdraw from a possible border fistfight.
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Herat mosque blast: IS says it was behind Afghanistan attack

August 2, 2017 - 9:34am
So-called Islamic State says it carried out an attack on a Shia mosque in Herat which killed dozens.
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'A real dump'

August 2, 2017 - 9:20am
Donald Trump has reportedly said White House is a "dump" - which seems at odds with the photos.
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Pigeon racing blamed for Indonesian divorces

August 2, 2017 - 8:46am
Javanese women say their husbands are more interested in their feathered friends.
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