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Turning bulbs into aerials in Sierra Leone

October 4, 2016 - 5:51am
Young men selling curious looking fluorescent bulbs mounted on pieces of wood is a common sight in Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown.
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Japanese vet calls for pet-friendly disaster shelters

October 4, 2016 - 5:35am
Japan earthquake victims sleep in their cars rather than be separated from their pets.
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IS suicide bomber kills 30 at Kurdish wedding in Syria

October 4, 2016 - 5:26am
At least 30 people have been killed in a suicide bomb attack at a Kurdish wedding in north-eastern Syria that is claimed by so-called Islamic State.
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Kim Kardashian robbery: How do you sell high-profile diamonds?

October 4, 2016 - 5:16am
Kim Kardashian's robbers made off with $10 million worth of jewels, but how easy is it to sell on diamonds belonging to one of the world's most famous people?
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Mass migrant rescue in Mediterranean waters

October 4, 2016 - 4:58am
The Italian coastguard has co-ordinated the rescue of more than 6,055 migrants in one of the biggest operations in a single day.
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High rise feline rescue drama

October 4, 2016 - 4:53am
An animal rescue charity films the moment a cat stuck on the ledge outside a 12th storey apartment is rescued.
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Syria conflict: Militant leader 'killed in air strike'

October 4, 2016 - 4:38am
A senior leader of the al-Qaeda-linked jihadist group, Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, is reportedly killed in an US air strike in north-western Syria.
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