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North Korean satellite 'is in orbit'

February 8, 2016 - 11:30pm
A satellite sent into space by a widely condemned North Korean rocket launch is in orbit but it is not clear if it is working, says South Korea.
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Caves reveal Australia wasteland's secret past

February 8, 2016 - 11:06pm
Caves reveal a desert's rainforest past
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Bloomberg 'looks at' US presidency bid

February 8, 2016 - 10:59pm
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he is considering running for US president, the first time he has confirmed he is eyeing a bid.
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'Hack' on DoJ and DHS downplayed

February 8, 2016 - 10:11pm
US authorities acknowledge a data breach affecting the Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security - but downplay its severity.
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Mexico journalist kidnapped in Veracruz

February 8, 2016 - 10:11pm
The Mexican authorities in Veracruz state search for a reporter who was dragged from her home by armed men.
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Viewpoint: Will 2016 be a turning point for free speech in India?

February 8, 2016 - 9:24pm
Will 2016 be a turning point for free speech in India?
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VIDEO: Exploring India's 'dead' car auctions

February 8, 2016 - 8:54pm
At India's "dead" car auctions, you can buy a car for a fraction of its market price. But there's a catch - the cars have all been damaged by flooding.
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Flashes of light may stop jet lag

February 8, 2016 - 8:45pm
Exposure to short flashes of light at night could help travellers adjust to new time zones and avoid jet lag, according to scientists.
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VIDEO: Meet the world's oldest powerlifter

February 8, 2016 - 8:24pm
Danish pensioner is world's oldest licensed powerlifter
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New questions for African force in Somalia

February 8, 2016 - 8:11pm
Deadly attack raises questions for African forces in Somalia
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Portugal wrinkles its nose at UK's EU deal

February 8, 2016 - 8:09pm
Portugal has more pressing concerns than UK and EU
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VIDEO: 'We're 70, we're not leaving Ukraine now'

February 8, 2016 - 8:03pm
The elderly couple who will not leave the town of Peski on Ukraine's frontline despite shelling damaging their house.
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Is self-publishing coming of age?

February 8, 2016 - 8:03pm
How easy is it for authors to self-publish?
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Viewpoint: Are Donald Trump and his rivals a big joke?

February 8, 2016 - 8:02pm
Are Trump and his rivals a big joke, asks PJ O'Rourke
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Iraqi charged over Kayla Mueller death

February 8, 2016 - 7:59pm
The widow of a former senior Islamic State leader is charged over the death of US hostage Kayla Mueller last year, the US justice department says.
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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.

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