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Pope in Kenya: Key quotes

November 26, 2015 - 6:59am
Key quotes and photos from the Pope's visit to Kenya
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Turkey expects new talks on EU bid

November 26, 2015 - 6:52am
The EU will give fresh impetus next month to Turkey's bid to join the 28-nation bloc by opening talks on economic policy, Turkey says.
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Colombia tightens law on acid attacks

November 26, 2015 - 6:45am
Colombian legislators pass a law which introduces long prison sentences for people convicted of attacking others with acid.
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VIDEO: Australian man drives into bushfire

November 26, 2015 - 6:31am
A man who was filming on his phone while driving past a bushfire says he is lucky to be alive, after the flames engulfed his car.
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VIDEO: Man lives after demolition goes wrong

November 26, 2015 - 5:53am
A demolition worker has survived after a 113-year-old smokestack fell on him in Alabama, US.
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VIDEO: Citizen journalists capture life in Raqqa under Islamic State

November 26, 2015 - 5:24am
Citizen journalists are the main - and often only - source of information about life in a city controlled by the so-called Islamic State.
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Top US academy bans pillow fights

November 26, 2015 - 5:08am
Huge pillow fights among US cadets to mark the end of summer training at the prestigious West Point military academy are to be banned.
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Audio of 'warning' to Russia jet issued

November 26, 2015 - 4:52am
The Turkish military releases an audio recording of what it says were warnings to a Russian warplane before it was shot down on the Syrian border.
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Man films terrifying bushfire escape

November 26, 2015 - 4:27am
An Australian man films his terrifying trip through the heart of a bushfire.
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Trump mocks disabled reporter

November 26, 2015 - 4:05am
Republican presidential contender Donald Trump is criticised for mocking a disabled New York Times reporter.
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VIDEO: The suitcase with built-in shelves

November 26, 2015 - 3:53am
Testing the suitcase with built-in shelves and other travel gadgets
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VIDEO: 'Audio warning' released by Turkish military

November 26, 2015 - 3:14am
The Turkish military has released what it says is an audio recording of the warning given to the Russian plane shot down by Turkey on the Syrian border.
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Facebook wife-killer convicted in US

November 26, 2015 - 2:38am
A man who killed his wife and posted a photo of the corpse on Facebook is found guilty of murder by a jury in Florida.
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NY nativity baby's mother found

November 26, 2015 - 2:24am
A mother who left her newborn baby in a manger in a nativity scene in a New York church has been found and will not be charged, officials say.
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Koreas in rare talks to improve ties

November 26, 2015 - 1:31am
Officials from North and South Korea are meeting for rare talks aimed at improving long-strained ties, after a military stand-off in August.
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Leaving the UK and going 'home' to Ghana

November 26, 2015 - 1:17am
Young professionals leave London and head to Ghana
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Venezuela opposition figure 'killed'

November 25, 2015 - 11:48pm
A regional opposition leader in Venezuela is shot dead at a public meeting, his party says, less than two weeks before parliamentary elections.
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Indian rules: Women educate 'ignorant' Smriti Irani

November 25, 2015 - 9:25pm
Why being told what to do angers Indian women
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Crimea in the dark in Ukraine power row

November 25, 2015 - 9:07pm
Crimea in the dark in sabotage row
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Thanksgiving with black families (and white, Mexican, and other families too)

November 25, 2015 - 8:56pm
How black, white, Mexican, Jewish, Asian and other families celebrate
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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.