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Up Pompeii

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 17:29
Pop group Bastille look back at their rise from a pub band to international pop stars in the space of just five years.
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Week in pictures: 17-23 September 2016

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 17:16
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
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Heart stopping

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 16:56
Nina Adamowicz asked doctors to turn her pacemaker turned off, in a case thought to be the first of its kind in the UK.
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Shocking death

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 16:33
A murder case in China - where a teenager reportedly killed her mother after being sent to an internet addiction treatment centre, has sparked shock across the country.
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Newspaper headlines: Takeaway cleanliness and Pippa 'hacked'

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 16:27
Saturday's national newspapers feature stories about the cleanliness of takeaways in the UK as well as an alleged hack of Pippa Middleton.
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Can Canadians identify royal family members?

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 16:17
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit western Canada starting on Saturday. But how well do Canadians know the other members of the royal family?
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Young, stylish and black: Meet the dandies

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 16:16
A new photography exhibition explores how black men have historically used fashion as a political statement.
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Horses 'can communicate with us'

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 16:13
Horses have joined a select club of animals that can communicate by pointing to symbols, say scientists.
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Soap star Tracy Brabin to stand in Jo Cox by-election

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 16:05
Former soap-actress Tracy Brabin is selected as Labour's candidate for the Batley and Spen by-election prompted by the death of Jo Cox.
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National Grid deal 'should be halted', says GMB union

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 16:01
The sale of National Grid's gas distribution arm should be put on hold, according to the GMB Union.
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Karl Dietrich Bracher, German Historian of Nazi Era, Dies at 94

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Fri, 2016-09-23 15:56
Professor Bracher, who was born in 1922, refused to absolve his own generation of complicity in the horrors of Nazism.
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CULTURE: A celebration of Louisiana French - Shreveport Times

Google News French - Fri, 2016-09-23 15:40

Shreveport Times

CULTURE: A celebration of Louisiana French
Shreveport Times
NATCHITOCHES — Statewide efforts to revitalize Louisiana French and Creole languages are gaining steam. On Friday, interested French speakers gathered at the Natchitoches Events Center to learn about the roots of Louisiana French and to practice ...

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Manchester United v Leicester City

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 15:22
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Manchester United and Leicester City.
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US election: Ted Cruz endorses Trump for president

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 15:15
Republican Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump in the race for the White House, a man he once described as a "rat" and a "trainwreck".
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Baby pulled alive from ruins of Aleppo

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 14:58
Aleppo has come under heavy attack for a second day after the government announced a new assault to retake rebel areas.
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Wladimir Klitschko v Tyson Fury postponed: World heavyweight rematch on hold

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 14:55
British world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury postpones his rematch with Wladimir Klitschko again after being declared "medically unfit".
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Review: Kesha, Dodging the Past, but Still Relying on It

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Fri, 2016-09-23 14:46
Onstage in Brooklyn, the singer tested whether the singer or the song is the object of fans’ affections.
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2000 teens radicalized by ISIS in France – report - RT

Google News France - Fri, 2016-09-23 14:45

RT

2000 teens radicalized by ISIS in France – report
RT
According to the official, 37 teens have recently been indicted in France on charges related to extremism and terrorism. Another trend worrying the authorities is the increasing number of teenage girls sympathizing with Islamic State terrorists, he said.

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Video emerges of N Carolina shooting

BBC News - Fri, 2016-09-23 14:41
Video emerges of the moment North Carolina police shot a black man, captured by his wife, who is heard pleading: "Don't shoot him!"
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Pressure builds on Charlotte, NC police to release fatal shooting videos - FRANCE 24

Google News France - Fri, 2016-09-23 14:22

FRANCE 24

Pressure builds on Charlotte, NC police to release fatal shooting videos
FRANCE 24
The family of a black man shot dead by a police officer in Charlotte, North Carolina earlier this week has called on authorities to release police footage of the incident, claiming that the videos contradict the police's version of the shooting ...

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