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US President Donald Trump: 'We will get the job done'

January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Donald Trump has become the president of the United States.
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Searching for Bosnia's war missing

January 20, 2017 - 12:48pm
A team of experts is using DNA technology to identify victims of the Bosnian war of the 1990s.
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Gambia crisis: Jammeh misses second deadline to step down

January 20, 2017 - 12:13pm
The latest deadline for Yahya Jammeh to cede power to his elected successor has passed.
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The improbable rise of Donald Trump

January 20, 2017 - 12:09pm
Long before Donald Trump became US president, he was just "The Donald" - a larger than life celebrity and real estate tycoon.
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Trump inauguration: The story so far

January 20, 2017 - 11:11am
Washington DC woke up to inauguration day with ceremony and protests.
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Inauguration: Violent protests in Washington DC

January 20, 2017 - 11:03am
Windows were smashed during protests in Washington DC as President-elect Donald Trump was due to be sworn in.
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A Dog's Purpose premiere cancelled amid animal rights concerns

January 20, 2017 - 10:45am
Animal rights activists complained when a leaked video appeared to show a dog in distress on set.
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PIP breast implants: French court tells TUV to pay damages

January 20, 2017 - 10:25am
German safety body TUV is told to pay hefty compensation over the PIP breast implant scandal.
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Past presidents taking the oath of office

January 20, 2017 - 8:05am
Before you can become commander in chief, you must first take the oath of office.
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Melbourne car deaths: Four killed as driver strikes pedestrians

January 20, 2017 - 7:52am
Four people including a young child are killed, but police say it is not a terror attack.
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Syria: IS destroys part of Palmyra's Roman Theatre

January 20, 2017 - 7:42am
IS militants destroy part of the Roman Theatre's facade and a nearby monument.
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Borderline behaviour

January 20, 2017 - 7:37am
A website is juxtaposing selfie-takers at a Holocaust memorial with concentration camp scenes, but is there a right way to behave at such sites?
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China city unveils parking spaces for toilet breaks

January 20, 2017 - 7:12am
Spaces marked on main roads in Xi'an have 15 minute time limit for drivers caught short.
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Gambian army chief joins in President Barrow celebrations

January 20, 2017 - 6:55am
Gambian army chief Ousman Badjie dances with supporters of internationally backed President Adama Barrow.
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East Timor punished for football scam

January 20, 2017 - 6:47am
The national team of East Timor is found to have fielded 12 ineligible Brazilian players across as many as 36 matches after changing birth and baptism documents.
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Melbourne car deaths: Mobile footage shows driver

January 20, 2017 - 6:04am
A bystander films the driver of a car arrested in Melbourne in connection with the death of three pedestrians struck by a vehicle.
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'I saw dead children'

January 20, 2017 - 5:59am
An eyewitness relives the horror of an erroneous bombing by Nigeria's military of a camp for displaced people.
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Syria war: 'Forty jihadists' killed in Aleppo air strikes

January 20, 2017 - 5:37am
Air strikes targeted a training camp of the Jabhat Fateh al-Sham group in western Aleppo.
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The granny solution

January 20, 2017 - 5:27am
In France, some students are snapping up cheap rents in exchange for helping old people out in their homes
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Russian TV chief labels US intelligence report 'a joke'

January 20, 2017 - 5:17am
The editor-in-chief of Russia's state broadcaster RT has defended its coverage of the US election campaign.
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