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Girl rebukes Charlotte mayor over police shootings

September 27, 2016 - 2:24pm
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 - 2:12pm
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 - 1:20pm
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 - 12:41pm
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 - 12:35pm
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 - 12:33pm
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 - 12:17pm
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 - 12:13pm
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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