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Pistorius re-enactment video leaked

July 6, 2014 - 12:33pm
Oscar Pistorius' lawyers condemn the airing of a video showing the athlete re-enacting the events of the night he killed his girlfriend.
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Italian Nibali wins stage two of Tour

July 6, 2014 - 12:06pm
Italian champion Vincenzo Nibali launches a late attack to win a thrilling stage two of the Tour de France from York to Sheffield.
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Tour watched by 2.5m in Yorkshire

July 6, 2014 - 12:04pm
The second stage of the Tour de France finishes in Sheffield with 2.5m people having lined the route over two days.
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US senator urges Afghan vote audit

July 6, 2014 - 11:10am
A senior US senator says he expects the Afghan Election Commission to conduct a "comprehensive audit" of votes from the presidential run-off.
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Scores killed in Uganda attacks

July 6, 2014 - 10:05am
The Ugandan army says 41 gunmen and 17 police and civilians were killed when militants attacked police stations and military barracks.
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Sloviansk: Turning point for Ukraine?

July 6, 2014 - 9:54am
Is Sloviansk victory a turning point in Ukraine conflict?
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VIDEO: Teenager 'beaten while unconscious'

July 6, 2014 - 9:50am
Israeli police repeatedly kicked a Palestinian-American teenager even after knocking him unconscious, says the boy's aunt.
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Teen dies after taxi 'altercation'

July 6, 2014 - 9:46am
A 17-year-old boy dies following an "altercation" at a taxi rank in south Devon.
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Saints' Lovren keen on Liverpool move

July 6, 2014 - 9:14am
Southampton defender Dejan Lovren says his head is "already at Liverpool" after interest from the Merseyside club.
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Government 'not budging' on pay

July 6, 2014 - 8:16am
The government is "not budging" on its changes to pay and pensions for public sector workers, Cabinet Office Minister Francis Maude says.
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US-Palestinian boy in house arrest

July 6, 2014 - 7:16am
A Palestinian-American teenager allegedly beaten while in Israeli police custody is to be held under house arrest for nine days, a judge rules.
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VIDEO: At least 29 killed in Kenya attacks

July 6, 2014 - 6:53am
At least 29 people have been killed in the coastal areas of Kenya, according to the country's interior ministry.
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Attacks on trouble-hit Kenya coast

July 6, 2014 - 6:52am
At least 29 people are killed in Kenya's coastal counties of Lamu and Tana River in attacks claimed by Somali Islamist group al-Shabab.
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Iron Maiden headline Sonisphere

July 6, 2014 - 5:49am
Veteran metal band Iron Maiden headline the Saturday night at this year's Sonisphere Festival, ending a three-year world tour.
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Ordinary people 'caught in NSA net'

July 6, 2014 - 5:02am
Ninety percent of people identified in a tranche of communications intercepted by the NSA were ordinary internet users, not surveillance targets, analysis by a US paper suggests.
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Cavendish out of Tour after crash

July 6, 2014 - 4:32am
Mark Cavendish is out of the Tour de France after dislocating his shoulder in a crash on stage one in Yorkshire.
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VIDEO: Floods form seven-metre-deep lake

July 6, 2014 - 4:22am
Flooding in parts of China has formed a lake of more than 150 sq km (58 sq miles) has been formed due to flooding in parts of China.
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Dutch explain keeper shootout switch

July 6, 2014 - 3:30am
Louis van Gaal says Tim Krul's greater size was the reason the Dutch sent him on for the penalty shootout against Costa Rica.
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McCartney resumes concert tour

July 6, 2014 - 12:35am
Sir Paul McCartney resumes his tour with a performance in New York after being forced to take nearly two months off to recover from a virus.
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US presses Israel on teen 'beating'

July 6, 2014 - 12:33am
The US State Department says it is "profoundly troubled" by reports that a US teenager was beaten while in police custody in East Jerusalem.
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.