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Missing California hikers died in apparent murder-suicide

BBC - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 02:17
Police suspect the man killed his girlfriend at Joshua Tree National Park before killing himself.

The spacecraft graveyard

BBC - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 01:26
Why one of the Earth's most remote places is the preferred place to dump space junk.

Hostages no more

BBC - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 01:16
What’s next for the North American couple and their children rescued from five years of captivity?

Ballet hoping to help heal Charleston's wounds

BBC - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 01:16
A new ballet tells the story of the aftermath of the racially-motivated Charleston church shooting.

What golden age?

BBC - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 01:15
People's hopes for a quiet retirement with family are ruined by inflation and the fear of violence.

Driven out

BBC - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 01:08
Maps and graphics telling the story of the fight against so-called Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria.

The woman without legs who became an equestrian champion

BBC - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 01:06
Angelika Trabert's won 24 medals - six at the Paralympics. When not riding, she works as an anaesthetist.

Pablo Neruda 'did not die of cancer', say experts

BBC - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 00:50
The left-wing poet died in 1973, weeks after a military coup led by general Augusto Pinochet.

Mugabe named as 'goodwill ambassador' by WHO

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 23:51
The head of the World Health Organisation praises Zimbabwe's public health, in a controversial move.

Positive noises

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 23:29
It is no surprise EU leaders sought to put a positive spin on negotiations, writes Laurence Peter.

Mogadishu truck bombing death toll jumps to 358

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 22:47
More than 50 people are also still missing after last Saturday's huge truck bombing, officials say.

King Felipe VI says Catalonia 'will remain' Spanish

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 22:42
King Felipe VI says Spain will solve the crisis through democratic institutions.

Putin weighs in on Trump's performance as US president

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 21:03
The Russian president took aim at the US political system when asked about Trump's "unpredictability".

Canadian man found not guilty of raping wife

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 19:07
A Canadian judge found that a man was not guilty of rape because he did not have criminal intent.

Pollution hot spots around the world

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 18:37
What's it like to live somewhere like Beijing, where you can even see pollution with the naked eye?

Data break

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 18:14
Could the accidental publication of millions of South Africans' personal details open a new door for criminals?

São Paulo's 'dog food' plan for poor children divides Brazil

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 17:45
A row is brewing over plans to use reconstituted food from leftovers near expiry to feed poor kids.

Nuclear North Korea is non-negotiable, diplomat says

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 17:10
The US should be "prepared to co-exist with" a nuclear North Korea, a diplomat from Pyongyang says.

The battle against deadly snakebites in Nigeria

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 16:36
More than 10,000 people are bitten by snakes in Nigeria every year.

Suicide bomb in Kabul mosque 'kills many'

BBC - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 16:25
Suicide bomber kills many inside mosque in Kabul, Afghan officials say

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