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Cuban baseball community eyes US talks

March 11, 2015 - 8:07pm
Will Cuban talks change American baseball?
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VIDEO: Bali Nine pair await appeal verdict

March 11, 2015 - 7:57pm
An Indonesian court will rule on Thursday on an appeal against the president's refusal to grant clemency to two Australians facing execution for drug smuggling.
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MPs criticise England cancer services

March 11, 2015 - 7:56pm
The push to improve cancer services in England has "lost momentum" in the past two years, says a report from the Commons Public Accounts Committee.
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VIDEO: Has the world failed Syria's civilians?

March 11, 2015 - 7:51pm
A report by a global coalition of aid agencies says the United Nations Security Council has failed in its duty to end the four-year-long war in Syria.
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US predicts Iraqi victory in Tikrit

March 11, 2015 - 7:26pm
The top US general says "there is no doubt" Iraqi forces will drive Islamic State out of Tikrit, as the troops reportedly enter the city's northern areas.
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World will stop on 2 May - Mayweather

March 11, 2015 - 7:15pm
Floyd Mayweather claims "the world will stop" when he fights Manny Pacquiao on 2 May in Las Vegas.
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Chelsea 2-2 Paris St-Germain (aet)

March 11, 2015 - 6:40pm
Chelsea are dramatically eliminated from the Champions League as 10-man Paris St-Germain reach the quarter-finals.
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European banks fail US 'stress tests'

March 11, 2015 - 6:36pm
Santander and Deutsche Bank fail US "stress tests" designed to assess whether lenders can withstand another financial crisis.
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Jump in measles cases in Canada

March 11, 2015 - 6:15pm
Canada health officials have confirmed 119 cases of measles among adults and children in a Quebec town, linked to an 2014 outbreak in Disneyland.
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Bayern Munich 7-0 Shakhtar Donetsk

March 11, 2015 - 6:09pm
Bayern Munich are into the Champions League quarter-finals after thrashing 10-man Shakhtar Donetsk in the last-16 second leg.
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Greek match off after crowd trouble

March 11, 2015 - 6:03pm
The Greek Cup quarter-final between AEK Athens and Olympiakos is called off after a pitch invasion by fans.
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The secrecy surrounding Australia's asylum camps

March 11, 2015 - 5:49pm
What is going on in Australia's offshore asylum camps?
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VIDEO: Iraq making 'final push' on Tikrit

March 11, 2015 - 5:49pm
Iraqi security officials say government troops have retaken a large part of north-eastern Tikrit from Islamic State militants.
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Clarkson jokes about BBC suspension

March 11, 2015 - 5:14pm
Jeremy Clarkson makes light of his suspension by the BBC as an online petition for him to be reinstated tops 500,000 signatures.
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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.