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Migrant crisis: Mediterranean rescue as 34 drown

May 24, 2017 - 1:22pm
Rescuers tell of a frantic mission to save about 200 people who fell from a packed boat off Libya.
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Trump 'determined to pursue peace' after Pope meeting

May 24, 2017 - 1:10pm
US president says he is "more determined than ever" to seek global peace after his Vatican audience.
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Schiaparelli: Crashed lander was ill-prepared for Mars

May 24, 2017 - 12:55pm
The crashed European spacecraft Schiaparelli was ill-prepared for its attempt at landing on the surface of Mars, a report suggests.
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Robot police officer goes on duty in Dubai

May 24, 2017 - 12:48pm
People will be able to use it to report crimes, pay fines and get information in Arabic and English.
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Golf star Billy Horschel's wife reveals her alcoholism

May 24, 2017 - 12:31pm
Billy Horschel's wife Brittany said her husband had been her rock during her battle with the disease.
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Iraq investigates alleged abuses by Mosul troops

May 24, 2017 - 12:29pm
A Der Spiegel journalist says he documented interior ministry troops abusing and killing detainees.
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Macron ally Richard Ferrand under fire over property deal

May 24, 2017 - 12:11pm
Richard Ferrand faces allegations in the press as the new government prepares an anti-corruption bill.
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New Saltire emoji arrives on Twitter

May 24, 2017 - 12:01pm
It joins new flags for Wales and England created after a campaign by Emojipedia and BBC Wales.
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Serena Williams takes on new challenge in Silicon Valley

May 24, 2017 - 11:52am
The tennis player has been appointed to the board of SurveyMonkey and pledged to fight for diversity.
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Ex-officer helps exonerate US prisoner after 24 years

May 24, 2017 - 11:14am
"You know, time heals all wounds", Shaurn Thomas says as he leaves the Pennsylvania prison.
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'Cultural bias'

May 24, 2017 - 10:53am
Unlike other Commonwealth countries, the nation has never had a treaty with its indigenous peoples.
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Landslide buries California's Pacific Coast Highway

May 24, 2017 - 10:41am
A million tonnes of rock and dirt cover State Route 1, and officials do not know when it will reopen.
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Philippine President Duterte eyes nationwide martial law

May 24, 2017 - 10:07am
The warning comes after soldiers clashed with militants in the southern Philippines.
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Messi's Spanish jail sentence for tax fraud to stand

May 24, 2017 - 10:04am
A Spanish court confirms a 21-month sentence, but the Barcelona footballer is unlikely to go to prison.
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Democracy on trial?

May 24, 2017 - 9:53am
The BBC's Karen Allen asks whether the treason charges faced by Zambia's opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema are a sign that Zambia's reputation as a bastion of democracy is under threat.
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Women in black

May 24, 2017 - 9:05am
Mrs Trump wore a veil to the Vatican - but what are the rules for a meeting with a pope?
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California quadriplegic student's mother gets honorary degree

May 24, 2017 - 8:24am
"I always believed in him," said Judy O'Connor as she and her son celebrate their joint graduation.
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Mount Everest: Bodies of four climbers found in tent

May 24, 2017 - 6:43am
The four were discovered by a rescue team sent to retrieve the body of another dead climber.
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French Polynesia yacht wreck leads to drug problem

May 24, 2017 - 6:24am
Islanders on tiny Pacific atoll may have helped themselves to burning boat's illicit cargo.
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Family contests 101-year-old's wedding to former maid

May 24, 2017 - 5:59am
The children of a Portuguese centenarian say his new wife - for decades his maid - is after his money.
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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.