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VIDEO: Do men or women rule US football?

July 4, 2015 - 9:00pm
Do men or women rule US football?
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Argentina 0-0 Chile (1-4 on pens)

July 4, 2015 - 8:54pm
Chile beat Argentina 4-1 on penalties in Santiago to win the 2015 Copa America, their first major trophy.
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The girl who escaped from Boko Haram

July 4, 2015 - 8:54pm
The girl who escaped from Boko Haram
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The Greek tragedy giving hope to Syria's women

July 4, 2015 - 8:48pm
The Greek tragedy inspiring women who have lost everything
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The Lionesses celebrate in style

July 4, 2015 - 8:43pm
England's Lionesses share their celebrations on social media after beating Germany 1-0 and finishing third at the World Cup.
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Clinton accuses China of hacking US

July 4, 2015 - 8:04pm
US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton accuses China of hacking US computers and stealing commercial secrets and government information.
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Fidel Castro makes rare appearance

July 4, 2015 - 7:48pm
Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro makes a rare public appearance at a meeting with cheese experts near Havana.
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VIDEO: Pope's visit: Two contrasting views

July 4, 2015 - 7:28pm
As Pope Francis tours Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay, BBC News speaks to two women with contrasting views on his visit
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Memorials plan for UK terror victims

July 4, 2015 - 7:26pm
The government is to fund two permanent memorials to UK victims of terror attacks overseas, Prime Minister David Cameron announces.
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Pope Francis returns to South America

July 4, 2015 - 7:11pm
Latin America awaits Pope Francis' first trip back
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Germany Women 0-1 England Women (aet)

July 4, 2015 - 6:50pm
Fara Williams's extra-time penalty gives England a first win over Germany to seal third place at the Women's World Cup.
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Federer overcomes big-serving Groth

July 4, 2015 - 5:43pm
Roger Federer beats big-serving Sam Groth and Marin Cilic seals victory, but Jo-Wilfried Tsonga exits Wimbledon.
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Varoufakis attacks Greece's creditors

July 4, 2015 - 5:42pm
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis accuses Athens' creditors of "terrorism", the day before a referendum on an international bailout.
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IS video 'shows murders at Palmyra'

July 4, 2015 - 5:27pm
A video apparently released by the Islamic State group shows 25 men being shot dead in the ancient city of Palmyra.
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VIDEO: Sea horses: Household Cavalry at beach

July 4, 2015 - 5:20pm
Every year the soldiers and horses of the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment leave London for summer training in Norfolk.
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Murray through after injury scare

July 4, 2015 - 3:27pm
Britain's Andy Murray overcomes a shoulder problem to beat Italy's Andreas Seppi in the third round of Wimbledon.
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Champagne given world heritage title

July 4, 2015 - 3:24pm
The industry behind champagne production has been handed world heritage status by the United Nations' cultural arm.
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US 'routinely spied' on Brazil

July 4, 2015 - 3:16pm
Wikileaks says it has evidence that the United States has routinely spied on senior Brazilian government officials since 2011 or earlier.
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Eurotunnel increases migrant security

July 4, 2015 - 2:59pm
Eurotunnel says it is preparing for a "difficult night" and increases security after 150 migrants tried to storm the Calais terminal.
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Canvassing support: Helping children with clubfoot

July 4, 2015 - 2:44pm
Helping children with clubfoot
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.