Hong Kong parking space sold for £510,000

BBC News - 34 min 30 sec ago
A parking space in a prestigious residential area of Hong Kong sells for a record-breaking HK$4.8m ($0.62m; £0.51m).
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Syrian rebels 'start Aleppo offensive'

BBC News - 36 min 50 sec ago
Syrian rebels announce offensive aimed at breaking government siege in country's second city Aleppo.
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Calais 'Jungle' stragglers and minors spend another night at camp

BBC News - 51 min 27 sec ago
About 70 migrants remaining at the Calais 'Jungle' camp are allowed to sleep at the site, as work continues to dismantle it.
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Oregon stand-off: Wildlife refuge occupiers in shock acquittal

BBC News - 55 min 29 sec ago
Leaders of a militia who took over a wildlife refuge in Oregon are cleared, in a surprise verdict.
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Rio 2016: Wada publishes report highlighting 'serious failings' at Olympic Games

BBC News - 1 hour 1 min ago
A Wada report on the anti-doping methods employed at Rio 2016 highlights "serious failings" at this summer's Olympic Games.
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Celebgate hack: Collins sentenced over nude photos theft

BBC News - 1 hour 24 min ago
A Pennsylvania man is sentenced to 18 months in jail for hacking celebrity accounts.
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Supporters' joy as Oregon militia acquitted

BBC News - 1 hour 31 min ago
The leaders of an armed militia that took over a federal wildlife refuge in the US state of Oregon have been acquitted of the charges against them.
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Show me the money

BBC News - 1 hour 33 min ago
Ukraine's anti-corruption drive reveals that some top politicians, including the prime minister, have huge wealth, Tom Burridge reports.
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Propaganda offensive

BBC News - 1 hour 36 min ago
So-called Islamic State (IS) has gone on a propaganda offensive as its enemies close in on its Iraqi stronghold, Mosul.
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Published on July 11, 2016, the lyrics to The Doves song "Pulse" remind us: “…the steady drumbeat of your “Pulse” — thump, thump, thump — is all that stands between you and eternity.”