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Trump wall: President's view on Mexico wall has changed, says chief of staff

BBC News - 11 min 19 sec ago
The US president's chief of staff speaks out as an immigration row threatens a government shutdown.
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Facebook selfie showing murder weapon helps convict killer

BBC News - 19 min 11 sec ago
Police discovered the weapon used to murder a Canadian teen in a photo she took with her friend.
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Kazakhstan bus fire kills 52

BBC News - 1 hour 1 min ago
Five people survived the accident on the bus, thought to have been carrying many Uzbek nationals.
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North Korea crisis: South to continue talks with 'clear eyes'

BBC News - 1 hour 29 min ago
This comes amid warnings Pyongyang might be playing for time to continue its nuclear arms activity.
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China's economy grows by 6.9% in 2017

BBC News - 1 hour 41 min ago
It's the country's first year-on-year grow figure beats Beijing's official growth target of 6.5%, though some question China's GDP data.
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North Korean phone users get photo beauty app

BBC News - 3 hours 30 min ago
Spring Scent is the latest homegrown app available to North Korea's 3.5 million smartphone owners.
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Nintendo Labo: The DIY cardboard accessory for Switch

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 11:57pm
Labo will turn Switch controllers into a piano, a fishing rod, a motorbike or even a robot suit.
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Sunken tanker Sanchi: Four oil slicks seen, says China

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 11:36pm
The Iranian ship was carrying 136,000 tons of crude when it sank in the East China Sea on 6 January.
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Cocaine found in fresh pineapples

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 9:56pm
Police in Portugal and Spain seize 754kg (1,660lbs) of drugs hidden inside a shipment of pineapples.
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Man guilty of head-butting Australia ex-PM

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 9:46pm
The attacker had claimed he was motivated by a "personal hatred" for Australia's ex-PM.
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'I miscarried and now am serving a 30 year sentence'

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 9:20pm
In 2016 Evelyn Hernandez was raped by a gang member and then jailed for 30 years for what her supporters say was a miscarriage.
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Why Turkey is poised to attack Syrian town

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 8:49pm
Turkey says it is readying an assault on a Kurdish-held town in Syria. Here's all you need to know.
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'We understand North Korea' - South Korea

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 8:27pm
South Korea's foreign minister says it will continue talks with the North with "clear eyes".
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Beauty queen's message to racist critics

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 8:10pm
The new Miss Belgium, crowned just days ago, has already faced racist abuse on social media.
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Hebbar's Kitchen and the Indian couple behind a food video empire

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 7:28pm
The wildly popular videos on Hebbar's Kitchen have focused on Indian audiences and vegetarian food.
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Naked Auschwitz demonstrators who killed sheep convicted

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 7:18pm
The group of 12 people killed a sheep, undressed, and chained themselves up at the former Nazi camp.
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What now for UK-France security relations?

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 7:06pm
Before the annual UK-France summit, the BBC's security correspondent assesses co-operation on key areas in the run-up to Brexit.
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Ex-minister: Young could undo Brexit

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 6:01pm
Ex-minister Justine Greening says Brexit won't be "sustainable" if it doesn't work for young people.
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Mystery deepens over mass die-off of antelopes

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 4:59pm
A mass die-off of antelopes in Kazakhstan was triggered by environmental factors, scientists believe.
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Koreas to march under single 'united' flag in Olympic Games

BBC News - January 17, 2018 - 3:13pm
The North and South also agree to field a joint women's ice hockey team at the Pyeongchang Games.
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