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Turkey attempted coup: EU says measures 'unacceptable'

July 21, 2016 - 3:22pm
EU top officials say Turkey's measures on education, the judiciary and the media following the failed coup last week are "unacceptable".
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Pokemon in Syria

July 21, 2016 - 3:04pm
Syrians are using Pokemon to try to get the outside world to focus on the war in their country.
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Turkey's Gulenists

July 21, 2016 - 2:53pm
Turkey's President Erdogan has accused the Gulen movement of being behind the failed coup - but what is the movement and what does it want?
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Florida policeman shoots autistic man's unarmed black therapist

July 21, 2016 - 2:32pm
A black therapist looking after an autistic patient was shot and wounded by a police officer in North Miami, whilst lying on the ground with his hands raised.
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'Dear Mr Terrorist': Vlogger from Nice Maroua Bekkouche speaks out

July 21, 2016 - 1:35pm
French-Algerian beauty blogger goes viral with video message to the perpetrator of the Nice attack.
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Miami police shooting: 'Sir, why did you shoot me?'

July 21, 2016 - 1:23pm
A therapist has described being shot by Florida police while lying on the ground with his hands in the air.
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Brazil Olympics: Ten arrested for 'plotting 'terror'

July 21, 2016 - 1:02pm
Police in southern Brazil arrest 10 members of a group alleged to be preparing acts of terrorism during the Olympic Games.
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Trump says US may abandon automatic protections for Nato countries

July 21, 2016 - 12:15pm
Republican candidate Donald Trump says that if he is elected president he may abandon a guarantee of protection to fellow Nato countries.
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1MDB: Malaysian PM under pressure over $1bn US fraud case

July 21, 2016 - 11:47am
Malaysian PM Najib Razak faces growing domestic and international pressure amid US allegations of "enormous" fraud at state investment fund 1MDB.
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Syria conflict: Exclusive BBC report from inside IS-held Manbij

July 21, 2016 - 11:18am
The BBC gets exclusive access to the Syrian town of Manbij, which Kurdish-led forces are trying to capture from so-called Islamic State.
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Parents on losing celebrity daughter at hands of son

July 21, 2016 - 11:17am
The parents of Pakistani social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch speak of losing their daughter at the hands of their son.
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Donald Trump gets tiny, tiny border wall

July 21, 2016 - 11:10am
The LA-based artist Plastic Jesus has surrounded Donald Trump's star on Hollywood Boulevard with a 15cm-high wall
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Michelle Obama joins James Cordon for Carpool Karaoke

July 21, 2016 - 11:05am
The US First Lady joined comedian and television star James Cordon for Wednesday night's episode of Carpool Karaoke on The Late Late Show.
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Qandeel Baloch: Murdered Pakistan celebrity's parents speak of pain

July 21, 2016 - 10:11am
Pakistani celebrity Qandeel Baloch's parents tell the BBC of their closeness to her and their bitterness towards their son, who says he murdered her.
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Japan 'to stop making VCR machines'

July 21, 2016 - 10:06am
The last videocassette recorder (VCR) in Japan is to be produced by the end of the month, according to the Nikkei newspaper.
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Man held after Sydney police station rammed by burning car

July 21, 2016 - 10:03am
A man is arrested in Sydney, Australia, after reportedly setting himself and his car alight and ramming the gate of a police station car park.
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Pokemon Woe

July 21, 2016 - 8:34am
Pokemon Go has became a huge global hit since it launched earlier this month, but some of its users have disregarded safety warnings - causing car crashes, muggings, injury, and even death.
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Oscar Pistorius: Appeal over 'shockingly lenient' sentence

July 21, 2016 - 8:20am
South African prosecutors say they will push for a longer prison sentence for athlete Oscar Pistorius after his murder conviction, saying six years is too lenient.
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Clashes near Paris after young black man dies in police custody

July 21, 2016 - 7:54am
Clashes take place for a second night in a French town near Paris following the death of a young black man in police custody.
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Plane in emergency landing in Sydney golf course lake

July 21, 2016 - 7:47am
A pilot has carried out an emergency landing on a golf course in Australia.
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