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VIDEO: US lawyer threatens sex claim action

January 3, 2015 - 6:28pm
A US lawyer plans legal action against a woman who claims she was forced to have sex with him and Prince Andrew when she was under age.
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Two dead in light aircraft crash

January 3, 2015 - 6:27pm
Two people are killed and another is seriously ill in hospital after a light aircraft crashes in woods in Hampshire.
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Mexico missing students: 10 more held

January 3, 2015 - 6:23pm
Mexican authorities arrest 10 more police officers in their inquiry into the disappearance in September of 43 students in Guerrero state.
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Andrew claim lawyer threatens action

January 3, 2015 - 6:19pm
A US lawyer says he is planning legal action against a woman who claims she was forced to have sex with him and Prince Andrew when she was a minor.
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Major search after ship overturns

January 3, 2015 - 5:50pm
A major search operation is launched after a ship believed to have had eight crew on board overturns off the north of Scotland.
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British Ebola nurse 'deteriorating'

January 3, 2015 - 5:41pm
UK nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who was diagnosed with Ebola after returning from Sierra Leone, is now in a critical condition, the Royal Free Hospital says.
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Israel freezes Palestinian tax funds

January 3, 2015 - 4:10pm
Israel halts the transfer of tax revenues to the Palestinian Authority after it applies to join the International Criminal Court.
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Fewer games behind Gerrard's exit

January 3, 2015 - 3:05pm
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is moving to the MLS because he was told he would start fewer games for the Reds.
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VIDEO: Large objects found in plane search

January 3, 2015 - 2:38pm
Search teams scouring the Java Sea find four large objects believed to be from the wreckage of AirAsia flight QZ8501, Indonesian officials say.
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Electrical fault cancels 'Les Mis'

January 3, 2015 - 2:00pm
More than 1,000 people are forced to leave West End productions of Les Miserables and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time after a power cut.
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Greece recaptures fugitive extremist

January 3, 2015 - 1:42pm
Christodoulos Xiros, a member of the Greek Marxist militant group November 17, has been arrested after almost a year on the run, police say.
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Evans cannot work abroad says MoJ

January 3, 2015 - 1:29pm
Convicted rapist Ched Evans will not be able to resume his career overseas amid reported interest in Malta, the MoJ says.
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AirAsia crash blamed on weather

January 3, 2015 - 1:09pm
Indonesia's weather agency says initial analysis suggests bad weather caused AirAsia flight QZ8501 to crash, with the loss of 162 people.
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Militants kidnap Christians in Libya

January 3, 2015 - 12:16pm
Masked gunmen in northern Libya kidnap 13 Egyptian Coptic Christians, just a week after seven others were abducted.
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Fire hampers Italian ferry search

January 3, 2015 - 11:21am
Fierce heat from slow-burning blazes are still keeping rescue crews from searching the hold and vehicle decks of the Norman Atlantic ferry.
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High alert over Australia bushfires

January 3, 2015 - 11:19am
Crews battle out-of-control bushfires threatening homes in South Australia and Victoria, with blazes near Adelaide deemed the worst since 1983.
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VIDEO: Abandoned migrants shelter in Italy

January 3, 2015 - 11:07am
Refugees from the Syrian conflict, who were abandoned by people traffickers on an animal cargo ship in the Mediterranean, are being found accommodation in Italy.
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'Big objects' found in AirAsia hunt

January 3, 2015 - 10:59am
Search teams searching the Java Sea for the main wreckage of AirAsia flight QZ8501 have found four "big objects", Indonesian officials say.
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VIDEO: Film fans set for 2015 blockbusters

January 3, 2015 - 10:42am
With the Oscars just weeks away and some famous franchises set to return, the BBC's Lizo Mzimba takes a look at what film fans can expect in 2015.
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VIDEO: Arrests over India tourist gang rape

January 3, 2015 - 10:32am
Five men have been arrested in India charged with kidnapping and repeatedly raping a Japanese student over a period of more than a month.
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.