Reprieve for China wife on death row

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 8:34am
A Chinese court gives a two-year reprieve to a woman sentenced to death for murdering her abusive husband.
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Bill to reform secretive agency behind Operation Choke Point passes House

Fox News - April 24, 2015 - 8:18am
Critics of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the secretive, Obama administration-created agency that oversees the U.S. Justice Department's Operation Choke Point, won a small but key victory this week.
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Jeb Bush takes shot at Romney: ‘He didn’t signal he cared about people’

Fox News - April 24, 2015 - 8:09am
Jeb Bush said he would not make the same mistakes as Mitt Romney during a private event in New York on Thursday, saying the 2012 Republican nominee was unable to connect with voters in a genuine way.
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UN workers kidnapped in DR Congo

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 7:45am
Three people working to remove mines for the UN peacekeepers in DR Congo are kidnapped in an area close to the Rwandan border.
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Deadly capsize 'captain' in court

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 7:36am
A Tunisian man appears in a court in Italy accused of captaining a boat that capsized off Libya with the loss of more than 700 lives.
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'Over 100' children killed in Yemen

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 7:12am
At least 115 children have been killed in a month of fighting and air strikes in Yemen, UN children's agency Unicef says.
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Ellen Pao faces $1m legal bill

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 7:05am
The woman who challenged sexism in Silicon Valley now faces a $1m legal bill unless she agrees not to appeal.
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German student death accused 'sorry'

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 7:05am
The 18-year-old accused of causing the death of student teacher Tugce Albayrak cries in court as he admits hitting her.
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Grey's 'McDreamy' in dramatic exit

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 6:55am
Patrick Dempsey's character Dr Derek Shepherd, known as McDreamy, makes a surprise exit from US medical drama Grey's Anatomy.
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Many Clinton charity donors also got State Department awards under Hillary

Fox News - April 24, 2015 - 6:45am
Twenty-two of the 37 corporations nominated for a prestigious State Department award — and six of the eight ultimate winners — while Hillary Clinton was Secretary of State were also donors to the Clinton family foundation.
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Barcelona face Bayern in semi-finals

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 6:40am
Barcelona are drawn against Pep Guardiola's Bayern Munich in the Champions League semi-finals, with Real Madrid facing Juventus.
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Native Americans quit Sandler set

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 6:40am
Several Native American actors walk off the set of an Adam Sandler comedy, claiming the film is "totally disrespectful" of Apache culture.
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VIDEO: Migrant crisis: Sicily under strain

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 6:32am
Migrants have been coming to Catania, Sicily, for thousands of years, but the recent wave of migration has put extra pressure on already struggling city. Tom Donkin reports.
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US child star 'takes own life'

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 6:29am
Sawyer Sweeten, the child star of hit US show Everybody Loves Raymond, takes his own life at his family home in Texas.
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China clampdown on funeral strippers

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 6:28am
Chinese authorities vow to clamp down on strippers performing at funerals.
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Indonesia signals executions near

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 6:27am
Indonesia summons foreign embassy officials to the prison holding 10 foreign drug smugglers, an indication their execution could be nearing.
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£94k for Mayweather-Pacquiao ticket

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 6:15am
Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao's fight sells out in minutes and tickets immediately appear on websites for £94,000.
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Boehner says House 'may have to' subpoena Hillary Clinton's private email server

Fox News - April 24, 2015 - 6:12am
House Speaker John Boehner said in an interview published Thursday that the House of Representatives may subpoena Hillary Clinton's personal e-mail server if she does not turn it over to be examined by an independent third party.
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PM sets out 'English votes' timetable

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 6:04am
Proposals for "English votes for English laws" would be in place for the first Budget of a Conservative government, David Cameron is to say.
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VIDEO: Inside one of the world's most secretive countries

BBC News - April 24, 2015 - 5:48am
Eritrea is one of the most closed countries in the world, with no independent media or political opposition and a widely criticised human rights record.
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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.