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Reunited: The sisters separated by US-Mexico border

November 8, 2016 - 6:56am
The BBC's Nuala McGovern visits a section of the US-Mexico border fence where separated relatives can see each other face-to-face.
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Virtual reality journey explores atom bomb-hit Nagasaki

November 8, 2016 - 6:39am
Schoolchildren experience aftermath of Nagasaki atomic bomb through 3D computer model.
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Jeremy Vine on complicated maths to decide US election

November 8, 2016 - 6:18am
Jeremy Vine on the complicated maths that decides the US presidential election results.
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Rurik Jutting, British banker, guilty of Hong Kong murders

November 8, 2016 - 5:19am
British banker Rurik Jutting is found guilty of the sadistic murders of two women in Hong Kong.
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Provocative 'tourism ad' stirs mixed feelings in Australia

November 8, 2016 - 3:29am
An Australian tourism ad slogan barely concealing a profanity sweeps the internet, stirring mixed feelings.
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HK murders: 'We were lucky it wasn't us'

November 8, 2016 - 3:11am
A Filipino sex worker who met former British banker Rurik Jutting just months before he killed two women in Hong Kong says she feels lucky it wasn't her.
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Philippines court grants Ferdinand Marcos a hero's burial

November 8, 2016 - 1:30am
The Supreme Court says the body of former leader Ferdinand Marcos can be moved to the Heroes' Cemetery.
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Sinkhole swallows busy Japanese street

November 8, 2016 - 12:47am
Amateur footage captures the moment a huge sinkhole appears in a street in Fukuoka, Japan.
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Huge sinkhole swallows street in Fukuoka, Japan

November 8, 2016 - 12:19am
A giant sinkhole in Fukuoka city in southern Japan causes disruption but no serious injuries.
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Snake on a plane!

November 8, 2016 - 12:03am
This isn't a movie. This is real.
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Free Tea?

November 7, 2016 - 11:24pm
A tweet about an accidentally stolen "free tea" gives a chance for some cultural understanding in Japan.
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Hoax broadcasts made to passenger planes in Melbourne

November 7, 2016 - 11:03pm
Australian police investigate 15 hoax transmissions to planes over Melbourne, including one that forced an aborted landing.
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'Dream big,' Trump urges supporters

November 7, 2016 - 10:40pm
Mr Trump tells supporters in New Hampshire they are "just one day away" from change.
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Hillary Clinton: 'We build bridges not walls'

November 7, 2016 - 10:21pm
At a campaign event in Philadelphia, Hillary Clinton urges people to vote for an America where people "build bridges not walls."
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.