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VIDEO: NYPD's twitter campaign backfires

BBC News - 18 min 44 sec ago
NYPD asked followers to tweet a photo of themselves with officers and add the hashtag "myNYPD" as part of a social media campaign.
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Apple profits beat expectations

BBC News - 26 min 50 sec ago
Technology giant Apple plans a share buyback after it reports profits of $10.2bn, selling a more than 43 million iPhones in the second quarter of 2014.
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Jodie Foster marries girlfriend

BBC News - 33 min ago
US actress Jodie Foster marries her girlfriend, Alexandra Hedison, the actress' representative confirms.
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Game-maker Zynga in widening loss

BBC News - 37 min 9 sec ago
Troubled online game-maker Zynga reports a loss of $61m, as founder Mark Pincus steps down as chief product officer.
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Real Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich

BBC News - 42 min 38 sec ago
Karim Benzema's goal gives Real Madrid the advantage as holders Bayern Munich lose semi-final first leg in Spain.
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The next Keystone? Natural gas project draws environmentalist ire

Fox News - 1 hour 1 min ago

A liquefied natural gas facility in southern Maryland is generating intense criticism from environmental groups, in a fight that echoes the protracted battle over the proposed Keystone XL pipeline.

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Everest Sherpas discuss boycott

BBC News - 1 hour 13 min ago
Sherpa guides in Nepal are meeting climbers at Everest base camp to decide whether to continue ascents after an avalanche on Friday killed 16 of their colleagues.
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Deadly car bomb strikes Nairobi

BBC News - 1 hour 19 min ago
Four people, two of them police, are killed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi by a car bomb outside a police station.
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Facebook earnings surge on mobile ads

BBC News - 1 hour 22 min ago
Facebook reports growing earnings on surging mobile advertising revenue as chief finance officer David Ebersman prepares to leave.
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VIDEO: Hamas-Fatah announce reconciliation

BBC News - 1 hour 32 min ago
Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas have announced a reconciliation deal, saying they will seek to form a unity government in the coming weeks.
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Lawsuit: FBI used no-fly list to ‘punish’ Muslims who refused to be informants

Fox News - 1 hour 50 min ago

The FBI is being accused of using the no-fly list to "punish and retaliate" against Muslims who refused to sign up as federal informants.

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Liverpool reveal Anfield expansion plan

BBC News - 2 hours 4 min ago
Liverpool plan to redevelop parts of Anfield to increase the ground's capacity to around 59,000.
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Russia in new Ukraine attack threat

BBC News - 2 hours 23 min ago
Russia will respond to any attack on its interests in Ukraine, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says, drawing a parallel with the 2008 Georgia war.
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Duchess of Cornwall's brother dies

BBC News - 2 hours 28 min ago
The Duchess of Cornwall's brother, Mark Shand, dies in a New York hospital after sustaining a serious head injury in a fall.
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Hamas and Fatah declare end to rift

BBC News - 3 hours 6 min ago
Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal, saying they will seek to form a unity government in the coming weeks.
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VIDEO: Horror of S Sudan massacre filmed

BBC News - 3 hours 31 min ago
The White House has strongly condemned the massacre of civilians in South Sudan calling it a betrayal of the people by their leaders.
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Democratic Missouri Gov. Nixon may be impeached over gay marriage decision

Fox News - 3 hours 33 min ago

The Wednesday hearing on three separate impeachment resolutions includes one citing Nixon's decision to allow same-sex couples who married legally in other states to file joint tax returns in Missouri.

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Januzaj elects to play for Belgium

BBC News - 3 hours 52 min ago
Manchester United's teenage winger Adnan Januzaj commits his international future to the Belgium national side.
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Czech deer still avoid Iron Curtain

BBC News - 4 hours 9 min ago
A new study has found that deer on the border between the Czech Republic and old West Germany still stick to their sides despite the barrier having vanished long ago.
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VIDEO: Service honours ferry victims

BBC News - 4 hours 19 min ago
An emotional memorial service has taken place to remember the victims of the South Korean ferry disaster.
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