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US troops in Poland for exercises

April 24, 2014 - 2:59am
A first contingent of US troops arrives in Poland for military exercises amid heightened tensions with Russia over Ukraine.
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Justin Bieber's Miami trial delayed

April 24, 2014 - 2:51am
A judge in Miami-Dade County grants a request from Bieber's lawyers to postpone the case until July.
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South Korea growth beats forecasts

April 24, 2014 - 2:33am
South Korea's economy grows more than forecast in the first quarter, helped by a jump in construction and exports.
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Newcastle must strengthen - Ameobi

April 24, 2014 - 2:18am
Striker Shola Ameobi defends Newcastle manager Alan Pardew and says the squad must be strengthened this summer.
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Japan pact 'covers disputed islands'

April 24, 2014 - 2:08am
US President Barack Obama restates support for Japan over disputed islands but warns that dialogue - not escalation - is the way forward.
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Jodie Foster marries girlfriend

April 24, 2014 - 2:00am
US actress Jodie Foster marries her girlfriend Alexandra Hedison, the actress's representative confirms.
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China releases Japanese cargo ship

April 24, 2014 - 1:33am
China has released a Japanese cargo ship it seized over a war-time debt, a court statement says, after the Japanese firm paid compensation.
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A tale of two Europes

April 24, 2014 - 1:29am
Hamburg's experience versus Marseille's ahead of EU polls
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Care needs to 'outstrip' family help

April 23, 2014 - 11:26pm
The number of older people in England needing care will "outstrip" the number of family members able to provide it by 2017, a think tank warns.
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Ban blames all Syria sides over aid

April 23, 2014 - 11:02pm
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon accuses all parties in Syria's civil war of "flagrant violations" of international law over the delivery of aid.
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Canada to drop 'flawed' rail tankers

April 23, 2014 - 11:00pm
Canada says it will phase out the type of rail tankers involved in the deadly train derailment in Lac-Megantic last July.
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Oldest baseball player dies aged 102

April 23, 2014 - 10:49pm
The oldest former player with Major League Baseball, Cuba's Conrado "Connie" Marrero, has died at home in Havana aged 102.
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I caught Ebola in Guinea and survived

April 23, 2014 - 9:45pm
Survivor's happiness to be alive, but fears being stigmatised
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Afghan notebook: First timers

April 23, 2014 - 9:40pm
Can young Afghans make their vote count?
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Qualcomm shares dip on weak outlook

April 23, 2014 - 9:35pm
Shares in Qualcomm, one of the world's biggest mobile phone chipmakers, fall 5% in after-hours trading as it issues a weaker than expected growth outlook.
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Asthma inhalers may go into schools

April 23, 2014 - 8:51pm
Plans to allow schools to keep asthma inhalers go to public consultation, as campaigners say current rules endanger hundreds of thousands of children.
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Debris dismissed in plane search

April 23, 2014 - 8:28pm
Authorities in Australia say material washed ashore is not related to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.
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How Mexican mothers identify sons lost on the trek to the US

April 23, 2014 - 8:11pm
How Mexican mothers identify sons lost on the trek to the US
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Scepticism over Hamas and Fatah reconciliation deal

April 23, 2014 - 8:03pm
Can Hamas-Fatah reconciliation deal last?
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VIDEO: The heroic all-black regiment of WW1

April 23, 2014 - 7:25pm
Legendary all-black unit that never lost a man in WW1 trenches
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