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US election 2016: Trump team tries to ease global concern

November 7, 2016 - 4:56pm
Donald Trump's team seeks to allay negative views of their candidate overseas, as polling looms.
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New York subway death: Person shoved in front of train

November 7, 2016 - 4:27pm
A person has died after being shoved in front of a moving subway train at Times Square station in New York City, police say.
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Nicaragua election: US 'concerned' over Daniel Ortega win

November 7, 2016 - 3:34pm
The US is "deeply concerned" over the electoral process in Nicaragua after Ortega wins a third term.
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Mosul battle: Kurdish forces push into IS-held Bashiqa

November 7, 2016 - 1:46pm
Iraqi Kurdish forces fight their way into a town held by Islamic State militants north-east of Mosul.
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Missing California mother feared abducted while jogging

November 7, 2016 - 1:36pm
A US mother of two from California missing for five days is believed to have been abducted.
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South Africa's Julius Malema challenges apartheid-era law

November 7, 2016 - 1:12pm
South African opposition leader Julius Malema challenges apartheid-era law and repeats calls to occupy white land.
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Working for nothing

November 7, 2016 - 12:59pm
French women were urged to walk out of work at 16:37 local time to highlight the gender pay gap.
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Stressed in Odessa

November 7, 2016 - 12:46pm
Could Mikheil Saakashvili further stir up Ukrainian politics after storming out of his job as Odessa governor, asks Tom Burridge.
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Yemen conflict affects half of health facilities

November 7, 2016 - 11:58am
More than half of the health facilities in Yemen are closed or partially functioning, the WHO says.
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Neymar: Barcelona footballer's fraud trial should go ahead, says judge

November 7, 2016 - 11:56am
Barcelona's Brazil international footballer Neymar faces a fraud trial after judge overturns decision to dismiss charges.
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India NDTV 24-hour broadcast ban is suspended by government

November 7, 2016 - 11:08am
India's government suspends a one-day ban on NDTV's Hindi channel amid widescale criticism of the move.
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Nigeria sends female police to protect Boko Haram victims

November 7, 2016 - 10:52am
Nigeria police deploys 100 female officers to camps for displaced people, following reports of sexual abuse.
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Earthquake shakes central Oklahoma

November 7, 2016 - 10:46am
An earthquake measuring magnitude 5.0 shook central Oklahoma on Sunday, causing damage to buildings.
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Saakashvili quits over Ukraine corruption

November 7, 2016 - 10:38am
Ex-Georgia leader Mikheil Saakashvili quits as head of Ukraine's Odessa region, angry at corruption.
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Jobs for the girls

November 7, 2016 - 10:24am
Only 8% of engineers in the UK are women. Why are efforts to get more girls to choose it as a career failing?
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Large crocodile released back into river in Sri Lanka

November 7, 2016 - 9:54am
A crocodile, over 17 feet long, was captured in Matara, Sri Lanka. It was stuck in a canal leading off the Nilwala river.
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First female US Attorney General Janet Reno dies

November 7, 2016 - 9:46am
The first woman to be US Attorney General, Janet Reno, has died in Miami, US media say.
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Mission impossible?

November 7, 2016 - 9:32am
Donald Trump says the FBI couldn't review 650,000 emails linked to Hillary Clinton in eight days - is he right?
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Andy Hall, British labour rights activist, flees Thailand

November 7, 2016 - 8:39am
A British labour rights campaigner flees Thailand and says there's too much pressure to work effectively there.
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Hitler's wife's knickers sold at auction

November 7, 2016 - 8:36am
A pair of knickers, which once belonged to Eva Braun, have sold for nearly £3,000 at auction.
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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.