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Weinstein Company faces civil rights probe

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 20:20
Civil rights inquiry opened into Weinstein Company over sexual assault allegations made against Harvey Weinstein

Possible serial killer 'terrorising' Florida neighbourhood

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 19:56
Police warn residents to be on high alert after three people were shot dead within 10 days.

Florida police search for suspect linked to three murders

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 19:49
The three victims were killed in the same Tampa, Florida, neighbourhood within 10 days.

Myanmar Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh plea over 'untenable' exodus

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 19:05
Donors hear a plea for help for nearly 1m who have fled Myanmar, as the crisis continues unabated.

AC/DC producer George Young dies at 70

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 18:57
Australian songwriter and AC/DC producer George Young dies aged 70.

Is this the most ridiculous penalty you've ever seen?

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 18:57
Bangkok Sports Club beat Satri Angthong 20-19 in a dramatic penalty shootout that culminated in one of the most astonishingly lucky penalties ever scored.

Gaza conjoined twins 'need life saving treatment abroad'

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 18:23
The doctor of the two girls says medics in Gaza cannot deal with the pair and they must leave.

Canadian man fined for loudly singing Everybody Dance Now

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 18:20
Montreal's Taoufik Moalla says he is contesting the ticket for "screaming in a public place".

Rio police shoot dead Spanish tourist on favela tour

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 18:05
Military police say they accidentally shot the woman when the car she was in failed to stop.

McCain in coded attack on Trump Vietnam draft deferment

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 17:55
The Republican noted Mr Trump's medical excuse while criticising how the wealthy avoided the war.

Runners take wrong turn during Venice Marathon

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 15:56
The race had an unexpected winner after a motorcycle escort led the lead group off route.

Drunk driver kills athlete during Costa Rica half-marathon

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 15:04
David Yáñez Pacheco was trying to make a living as an athlete in Costa Rica after leaving Venezuela.

Russia radio presenter stabbed in neck

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 14:51
Moscow police arrest a man who stabbed and seriously wounded a top Russian radio journalist.

Nigerian university hires snake charmers after student death

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 14:22
An economics student in her final year died after being bitten by a serpent last week.

Widow of fallen soldier hits out at Trump

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 14:09
The widow of a fallen US soldier says President Trump couldn't remember her husband's name during a controversial phone call.

UAE drivers face 'park and pray' fines

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 13:50
Threat comes after fatal accident on a Dubai roadside.

Syria war: 'Dozens killed' in IS reprisals in Qaryatain

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 13:42
As many as 116 people may have been killed in the three weeks Qaryatain was under jihadist control.

Director James Toback accused of sexual harassment

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 12:33
Oscar-nominated film-maker James Toback denies allegations made by almost 40 women.

Kenya's Ruth Odinga to be charged over Kisumu protest

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 12:33
Ruth Odinga is accused of damaging property during a protest against Thursday's election re-run.

Egypt disputes reported death toll from desert shoot-out

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 11:50
Authorities say reports which said that 50 policemen had died in an ambush were "absolutely wrong".

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