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Nigeria's Boko Haram crisis: 'We survived militants but face starvation'

December 2, 2016 - 4:00am
Up to 120,000 people risk starving to death amid the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria, the UN warns.
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Beaver rifles through Christmas decorations at a dollar store in America

December 2, 2016 - 3:50am
A beaver's been caught rifling through Christmas decorations at a dollar store outside Washington DC in America.
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This 20-year-old crashed his car at 100mph while on Facebook Live

December 2, 2016 - 2:59am
A US man who was streaming himself on Facebook Live is in hospital after crashing his car while driving at 100mph.
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Taking the temperature at Trump's 'thank you' tour

December 2, 2016 - 2:51am
Donald Trump has embarked on a 'thank you tour' of the United States.
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Four major cities move to ban diesel vehicles by 2025

December 2, 2016 - 2:47am
The leaders of four major global cities say they will stop the use of all diesel powered cars and trucks by the middle of the next decade.
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Tennessee wildfires: Death toll rises to 11

December 2, 2016 - 2:20am
The death toll from wildfires raging across the US state of Tennessee rises to 11.
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Gun-wielding student at Utah school disarmed by his mum

December 2, 2016 - 2:20am
Aliza, a student at Mueller Park Junior School in Utah, describes how a gun-wielding classmate was disarmed by his parents.
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Could a railway force Chanel No 5 out of its historic home?

December 2, 2016 - 12:57am
Chanel says it will leave a historic French perfume site if plans for a high-speed train line go ahead.
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Chapecoense plane crash: Pilot 'was warned over fuel'

December 2, 2016 - 12:13am
The pilot of a plane that crashed in Colombia had been warned he might not have enough fuel, reports say.
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Australia Police grant cancer patient's wish 'to blow stuff up'

December 1, 2016 - 11:04pm
A 12-year-old Australian boy in remission from cancer is granted his request to "blow stuff up".
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Anger erupts over California mountain lion hunt

December 1, 2016 - 10:18pm
Californians express outrage over a decision to allow a well-known mountain lion to be hunted.
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Italy's referendum: The scooter rider's guide

December 1, 2016 - 9:22pm
What's at stake in Sunday's Italian referendum? James Reynolds hopped on a scooter to find out.
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Parkinson's disease may start in gut

December 1, 2016 - 9:20pm
The brain disorder Parkinson's disease may actually start with bacteria living in the gut, according to scientists.
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'Weakness is a choice'

December 1, 2016 - 9:11pm
Caleb Mutombo was born severely disabled and weighs less than 40kg but is a successful bodybuilder in South Africa.
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Gulnara Karimova: 'Show world my mum is alive,' says son

December 1, 2016 - 8:30pm
Gulnara Karimova, daughter of the late Uzbek president, has been out of the public view since 2014.
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Scandal at the top

December 1, 2016 - 8:01pm
Could Park Geun-hye become the first South Korean president to be removed from office?
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Who is Nepal’s Living Goddess?

December 1, 2016 - 7:49pm
The BBC travels to Nepal to ask if life as a 'living goddess' demeans or empowers girls.
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Meet the orgasm doctors

December 1, 2016 - 7:43pm
Women's sexuality is a little-studied area of science and new research is revealing that much of what we thought we knew was wrong.
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The tragic life of Nelson Mandela’s granddaughter

December 1, 2016 - 7:40pm
Nelson Mandela's granddaughter speaks about how she has turned her life around and wishes her grandfather could see her now.
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Winter is coming

December 1, 2016 - 7:29pm
As winter approaches, the struggle Native American protesters face is growing harder by the day.
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Images from Cuba before Fidel Castro's 1959 revolution.