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Mark Wahlberg donates reshoot fee to Time's Up defence fund

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 23:41
Amid a row about equal pay, Mark Wahlberg has donated the money he earned from a reshoot to Time's Up.

President Macron: Baguette me not?

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 22:44
President Emmanuel Macron says the French baguette should be listed as a Unesco cultural treasure.

H&M stores in South Africa trashed over 'racist' hoodie

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 19:55
Activists from a South African opposition party vandalise H&M clothing stores after a racism row.

Hawaii sends out missile alert by mistake

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 19:41
Hawaiians receive a text warning of a ballistic missile threat but officials later say it was a mistake.

Donald Trump in excellent health - White House doctor

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 18:26
The 71-year-old gets a clean bill of health after his first medical since entering the White House.

How Australia's extreme heat might be here to stay

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 17:28
Can a series of scorching summers be blamed on climate change, and what do they tell us?

ICYMI: Ex-crime boss caught out by ink

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 17:24
The Japanese ex-crime boss captured because of his ink and other stories that could've passed you by.

France's first panda cub makes its public debut

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 16:56
Yuan Meng, a five-month-old panda cub, draws visitors from all over France for his public debut.

Baby Panda Yuan Meng makes debut in France

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 16:45
The first panda ever born in France has gone on display to the public.

Syrian war: Reports of chlorine gas attack on rebel-held Eastern Ghouta

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 15:41
Health workers in Eastern Ghouta say six people were treated for breathing problems

Czech election: Milos Zeman leads in first round

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 15:04
President Milos Zeman is in front as votes are counted, but is unlikely to avoid a second round.

Liam Neeson 'on the fence' about Dustin Hoffman allegations

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 13:40
Actor Liam Neeson told RTE he felt there was a now witch hunt around sexual harassment in Hollywood.

Russian club criticised for 'racist' tweet

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 13:32
A social media message containing "racist references" posted by Russian club Spartak Moscow "shows a shocking level of ignorance", says the chief of anti-discriminatory body Fare.

South Africa's ANC leader Ramaphosa urges unity as Zuma booed

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 12:43
The new head of South Africa's ruling party Cyril Ramaphosa vows to tackle corruption and the economy.

Macron: French baguettes should be Unesco-listed treasures

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 12:39
The French president wants the country's famous loaf on a list of worldwide cultural treasures.

Russian doping: Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov will testify but life under 'serious threat'

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 11:51
A whistleblower is preparing to testify against banned Russian athletes even though his life is under "serious threat", his lawyer says.

India boat capsize: Search under way for missing children

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 11:47
Thirty-two of 40 children were rescued after the boat overturned near Mumbai, reports say.

China tanker fire: Bodies found as Sanchi still burns

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 10:57
Salvage workers find two crewmen but the Sanchi still burns a week after colliding with a cargo ship.

Iran sanctions: Tehran vows retaliation over Trump move

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 09:07
US action against the head of Iran's judiciary crossed a red line, the foreign ministry says.

US father charged with adopted girl's murder

BBC - Sat, 01/13/2018 - 07:02
Sherin Matthews was found in a drain two weeks after disappearing from her Texas home in October.

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