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Surviving Attica

September 27, 2016 - 7:19pm
In September 1971, inmates seized control of the Attica Correctional Facility in New York state - Carlos Roche was one of the prisoners.
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Haiti LGBTQ festival cancelled due to threats

September 27, 2016 - 7:16pm
Organisers call off a cultural festival celebrating Haiti's Afro-Caribbean lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community because of threats of violence.
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Refugees plant roots in Austria's gardens

September 27, 2016 - 7:03pm
As Austria tries to integrate thousands of refugees and migrants, one group sets up a communal garden to build ties.
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Why is this woman flying 4,500 miles?

September 27, 2016 - 7:01pm
British conservationist Sacha Dench is on the first leg of an epic 4,500 mile paramotor flight following migrating swans.
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US names Cuba ambassador

September 27, 2016 - 6:55pm
The US appoints its first ambassador to Cuba in 55 years as relations between the countries thaw.
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Syria conflict: US pledges $360m in additional aid

September 27, 2016 - 6:46pm
The US government promises to provide $364m (£276m) more in humanitarian aid to people affected by the conflict in Syria.
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Presidential debate: Trump says he might 'hit Hillary harder'

September 27, 2016 - 6:43pm
After the first US presidential debate, Donald Trump complains about moderator Lester Holt and says he might be tougher on Hillary Clinton next time.
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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's debate body language

September 27, 2016 - 6:25pm
Communications consultant Mary Civiello talks about what Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's body language can tell us about who won the first Presidential debate.
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Seychelles: James Michel to stand down as president

September 27, 2016 - 5:01pm
Seychelles President James Michel announces he will stand down in October, after his party lost parliamentary polls earlier this month.
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Syria conflict: Aleppo evacuation corridors needed, WHO says

September 27, 2016 - 4:31pm
The World Health Organisation wants safe routes to be set up immediately to evacuate sick and wounded Syrians from besieged parts of Aleppo.
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Porsche-driving lawyer gunman named

September 27, 2016 - 4:30pm
A "disgruntled" Porsche-driving lawyer wearing Nazi emblems has been named by police as the gunman who opened fire on a Texas street, injuring nine people.
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Air France workers on trial in shirt-ripping case

September 27, 2016 - 3:49pm
Fifteen Air France employees go on trial almost a year after two company executives had their shirts torn from their backs at a jobs meeting.
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Girl rebukes Charlotte mayor over police shootings

September 27, 2016 - 3:24pm
A young African-American girl delivers a tearful plea about police shootings to city officials in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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Huge blue topaz stone on loan to Natural History Museum

September 27, 2016 - 3:12pm
A blue topaz stone, thought to be the largest-ever, is to go on permanent loan to the Natural History Museum in London.
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Weighty issue

September 27, 2016 - 2:20pm
Former Miss Universe Alicia Machado claims Donald Trump, who owned the beauty contest, called her "Miss Piggy" after she gained weight.
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Aleppo residents struggle to avoid starvation

September 27, 2016 - 1:41pm
In one part of rebel-held Aleppo, nearly all families have left - the ones who remain face starvation.
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IS claims blasts that killed at least 17 in Baghdad

September 27, 2016 - 1:35pm
Suicide bombers kill at least 17 people and wound more than 50 in Shia areas of Iraq's capital Baghdad, in two attacks claimed by the so-called Islamic State.
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When Tom Hanks runs into your wedding photos

September 27, 2016 - 1:33pm
The Oscar-winning actor literally runs into a happy couple in Central Park, takes a selfie, and offers his blessing.
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When Tom Hanks photobombs your wedding

September 27, 2016 - 1:17pm
The Oscar-winning actor literally runs into a happy couple in Central Park, takes a selfie, and offers his blessing.
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First 'three person baby' born using new method

September 27, 2016 - 1:13pm
The world's first baby has been born using a new "three person" fertility technique, heralding a new era in medicine, say experts.
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