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Lloyd Webber to sue over Superstar

BBC News - 25 min 9 sec ago
Andrew Lloyd Webber's company, Really Useful Group, is to sue over a cancelled US tour of Jesus Christ Superstar.
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Apes continue reign in UK cinemas

BBC News - 28 min 40 sec ago
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes has easily held on to the top spot in the UK and Ireland box office in its second week of release.
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Israel steps up bombardment of Gaza

BBC News - 36 min 49 sec ago
More than 100 Palestinians are said to have been killed on Tuesday as Israel intensifies its bombardment of Gaza and warns of a long conflict ahead.
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Migration changes 'to put UK first'

BBC News - 44 min 7 sec ago
A series of changes to restrict benefits to some EU migrants is unveiled as David Cameron warns people who are in the UK illegally "we will find you, we will send you home".
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Jewish Museum suspect extradited

BBC News - 1 hour 1 min ago
Mehdi Nemmouche, the suspected gunman in a fatal shooting at a museum in Brussels in May, has been extradited to Belgium from France.
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China investigates ex-security chief

BBC News - 1 hour 15 min ago
China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang has been placed under investigation for "serious disciplinary violation", state media say.
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Opening statements set in trial for ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell

Fox News - 1 hour 23 min ago

Opening statements are scheduled in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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Washington state pols weigh controversial 'In God We Trust' plaque

Fox News - 1 hour 27 min ago

Should “In God We Trust” adorn the chambers of Washington state’s Pierce County Council?

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Obama weighs ‘amnesty’ as Congress struggles on border bill

Fox News - 1 hour 34 min ago

House and Senate lawmakers are running up against an end-of-the-week August recess without a compromise on legislation addressing the border crisis -- potentially playing into the hands of President Obama as he weighs sweeping unilateral action on immigration.

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VIDEO: China's 'David Letterman'

BBC News - 1 hour 43 min ago
How social media is changing comedy in China
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Airbus cancels Skymark contract

BBC News - 1 hour 56 min ago
Airbus cancels its contract with Japan's Skymark Airlines for the purchase of six A380 aircraft.
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VIDEO: No Eid respite for CAR muslims

BBC News - 2 hours 5 min ago
Andrew Harding reports on the ongoing violence in the Central Africa Republic.
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Boyfriend killed six-week-old baby

BBC News - 2 hours 19 min ago
A man who killed his girlfriend's six-week-old baby by battering him with a shoe and plastic bottle is found guilty of manslaughter.
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Michigan teachers who want to quit union trapped by obscure rule

Fox News - 2 hours 19 min ago

Rob Wiersema teaches high school economics, and he knows the merits of a simple cost-benefit analysis.

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EU set to widen Russia sanctions

BBC News - 2 hours 23 min ago
The European Union is set to back new sanctions against Russia, targeting its finance, energy and defence sectors over the conflict in Ukraine.
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Mexico firm rues false quake alarm

BBC News - 2 hours 25 min ago
SkyAlert, a Mexican company which issues seismic warnings, apologises for sending a false earthquake alert to users in Mexico City on Monday.
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Japan girl 'admits dismemberment'

BBC News - 2 hours 27 min ago
The Japanese schoolgirl arrested on Sunday has reportedly confessed to killing and dismembering her classmate, say local media
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Rosberg questions safety car timing

BBC News - 2 hours 28 min ago
Mercedes' Nico Rosberg says the timing of the first safety car deployment at the Hungarian GP affected his chance of winning.
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Liberia bans football over Ebola

BBC News - 2 hours 35 min ago
Liberia suspends all football activities in an effort to control the spread of Ebola, as the number of people killed by the virus in West Africa reaches 672.
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Senate to vote on highway money as deadline looms

Fox News - 2 hours 37 min ago

The Senate is set to take up legislation to keep federal highway money flowing to states, with just three days left before the government plans to start slowing down payments.

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