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Every childhood vaccine may go into a single jab

September 14, 2017 - 8:13pm
US scientists say their technology could have a "significant impact" around the world.
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Philippine drug war: Profiting from death?

September 14, 2017 - 7:52pm
A funeral parlour in Manila picks up victims of police drug raids to hold funerals for them.
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Libya-IRA reparations fund call rejected

September 14, 2017 - 7:43pm
A group of MPs wanted a fund for victims of IRA attacks in which Libyan-supplied weapons were used.
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Migrant crisis: Is Bilbao the new back door to Britain?

September 14, 2017 - 7:23pm
Migrants are trying to get to the UK by sneaking on to ferries at the Spanish port of Bilbao.
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Gossip Queen

September 14, 2017 - 6:16pm
The celebrity blogger makes a case for gossip as a relevant conversation about society and politics.
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Swords and robes

September 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
Trump receives 83 items from Saudi Arabia ranging from swords to slippers. Is this common?
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Trump: Iran 'atrocious' at sticking to spirit of nuclear deal

September 14, 2017 - 5:53pm
President Trump attacks Iran's "atrocious" keeping of a nuclear pact, as the US imposes new sanctions.
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Google sued over 'sex discrimination'

September 14, 2017 - 5:45pm
Three former employees say Google pays women less than men for comparable work.
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Top US official wanted jet for honeymoon

September 14, 2017 - 5:19pm
Steve Mnuchin's office defended his request to take a $25,000-per-hour government plane on holiday.
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Rohingya crisis: Satellite images of Myanmar village burning

September 14, 2017 - 5:03pm
Human rights group Amnesty International says satellite images show an organised campaign.
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Twitter storm

September 14, 2017 - 4:33pm
Social media was a go-to resource during recent hurricanes. But does this make it harder for rescuers?
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Iraq: At least 60 die in twin attacks near Nasiriya

September 14, 2017 - 3:13pm
Several Iranians are thought to be among the dead as militants attack a restaurant and a checkpoint.
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Hurricane Irma: Trump visits Florida to see damage

September 14, 2017 - 3:12pm
The president warns there is "much work to do" as the state tries to rebuild after Hurricane Irma.
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Nobel laureate to Aung San Suu Kyi: Choose love, not hate

September 14, 2017 - 2:18pm
Muhammad Yunus urges his fellow Nobel Prize winner to return to being a force for peace in Myanmar.
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Arrests at Turkey trial of hunger-striking teachers

September 14, 2017 - 2:06pm
Several people are arrested outside the trial in Ankara of two hunger-striking teachers.
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Florida Keys: Drone video shows devastation from Irma

September 14, 2017 - 1:50pm
More than a quarter of homes on the chain of islands are thought to have been destroyed in the storm.
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Iraq MPs vote to sack Kirkuk governor over Kurdish referendum

September 14, 2017 - 1:43pm
Governor Najm al-Din Karim and other Kurdish officials say they will ignore the Iraq parliament vote.
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Flip-flops mock Trump's contradictory tweets

September 14, 2017 - 1:33pm
Novelty flip-flops highlight some of President Trump's most contradictory Twitter posts.
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Daca: Trump 'fairly close' to deal with Democrats on Dreamers

September 14, 2017 - 1:02pm
The president confirms talks about a possible immigration pact, angering his right-wing supporters.
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Celebrations as Nigeria's 'Chibok girls' reunited with families

September 14, 2017 - 12:32pm
The women, kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014, are now "fully recovered", a Nigerian minister says.
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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.