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Grave issue

November 21, 2017 - 7:48pm
A gay rights activist's bright yellow tomb has divided Italy - so should graves have to be grey?
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Argentina missing submarine: Concern grows over lack of oxygen

November 21, 2017 - 7:39pm
The search steps up again as weather improves near where the Argentine boat vanished last Wednesday.
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Canada flight delay turns into mass singalong

November 21, 2017 - 7:22pm
Instead of getting irate when their flight was delayed, these Canadian passengers had a singalong.
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The Codfathers

November 21, 2017 - 7:21pm
How an Icelandic firm called Marel became one of the world's largest manufacturers of food processing machinery.
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Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigns, ending 37-year rule

November 21, 2017 - 6:51pm
The end of Robert Mugabe's 37-year rule sparks wild celebrations in the streets.
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John Lasseter: Pixar founder on leave over 'unwanted hugs'

November 21, 2017 - 5:58pm
Allegations of misconduct emerge about the man behind Toy Story and dozens of other classics.
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Roy Moore: Trump defends Alabama candidate in misconduct claims

November 21, 2017 - 5:46pm
The president points out that Roy Moore "totally denies" preying on string of teenage girls.
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'Beauty shines' as woman bares alopecia in engagement photos

November 21, 2017 - 4:46pm
Makenzee Meaux says she'd lost hope of feeling beautiful until she met her fiancé.
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North Korea: US imposes fresh sanctions over nuclear programme

November 21, 2017 - 3:58pm
The new measures come a day after the US redesignated North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism.
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Sgt La David Johnson: 'Additional remains' found in Niger

November 21, 2017 - 3:37pm
The Pentagon did not specify what additional remains of Army Sgt La David Johnson were recovered.
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Trump transgender and immigration policies meet legal defeat

November 21, 2017 - 2:59pm
Judges block White House policies on so-called sanctuary cities and transgender service personnel.
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Morgan Tsvangirai 'hopeful' after Robert Mugabe's resignation

November 21, 2017 - 1:55pm
Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai says he hopes the president's resignation will put Zimbabwe on a "new trajectory".
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Charlie Rose: CBS sacks talk show host over harassment claims

November 21, 2017 - 1:38pm
Eight women had accused the veteran US television interviewer of inappropriate behaviour.
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Sacha Baron Cohen offers to pay 'Borat' mankini fines

November 21, 2017 - 1:26pm
A group of Czech tourists were arrested and fined for wearing the revealing swimsuits in Kazakhstan.
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Children take over the UN

November 21, 2017 - 1:25pm
Children fill the UN headquarters in New York for World Children's Day and complain their interests are not represented.
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Mugabe's long career in pictures

November 21, 2017 - 1:14pm
A look at the career of Robert Mugabe, who has resigned as Zimbabwe's president after 37 years in power.
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Bosnia's agony

November 21, 2017 - 12:50pm
We look at the main charges against Ratko Mladic, a general known as the "Butcher of Bosnia".
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Robert Mugabe: From war hero to resignation as president

November 21, 2017 - 12:38pm
Zimbabwe's leader Robert Mugabe has resigned as president of Zimbabwe, ending a 37-year rule.
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Stolen John Lennon items recovered in Berlin

November 21, 2017 - 12:11pm
More than 100 items stolen from Yoko Ono in 2006 in New York have been found by German police.
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Thousands leave their houses as Mount Agung volcano erupts

November 21, 2017 - 12:04pm
More than 140,000 people had fled homes before Mount Agung belched smoke 700m above its summit.
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