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US to examine AT&T deal to buy Time Warner

6 min 53 sec ago
US lawmakers and both presidential candidates have raised questions about AT&T's deal to buy Time Warner for $85.4bn (£70bn).
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US election 2016: We are behind, says Trump campaign

19 min 59 sec ago
The Donald Trump campaign admit the Republican lags behind Hillary Clinton with just over two weeks to go before Americans cast their votes.
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Haiti jailbreak: At least 150 inmates still on the run

37 min 15 sec ago
At least 150 inmates are on the run in Haiti after 170 escaped from a prison in Arcahaie on Saturday, 45km (30 miles) north of the capital Port-au-Prince.
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At least 13 dead in California tour bus crash

1 hour 35 min ago
At least 13 people are killed in southern California when a tour bus collides with a lorry, media reports say.
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Lithuania election: Centre-right opposition set to win

2 hours 42 min ago
Lithuania votes in a run-off parliamentary election with the centre-right opposition predicted to win.
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Emotional return for 'forgotten' pirate hostages

4 hours 53 min ago
A group of hostages held by Somali pirates for nearly five years has arrived in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. The BBC's Tomi Oladipo was there.
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Mosul offensive: Turkish and Kurdish forces launch attacks on IS

4 hours 57 min ago
Kurdish forces attack IS positions north-east of Mosul to retake the town of Bashiqa while Turkish forces launch initial attacks on IS in Iraq.
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Poland abortion: Fresh protests over planned restrictions

5 hours 54 sec ago
Polish protesters have launched fresh demonstrations against new efforts to further tighten abortion laws.
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US election: Clinton says she will focus on issues, not Trump

5 hours 6 min ago
US Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton says she no longer cares what her Republican rival Donald Trump might say and will focus on issues instead.
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Spain's Socialists vote to allow Rajoy minority government

7 hours 5 min ago
The opposition Socialists in Spain effectively vote to allow the conservatives to rule as a minority government, avoiding the need for a new election.
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South Africa: ANC chief whip urges Jacob Zuma to quit

7 hours 21 min ago
The chief whip of South Africa's governing political party is urging its leadership - including President Jacob Zuma - to quit over abuses of power.
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Calais migrants: France prepares to demolish 'Jungle' camp

8 hours 12 min ago
French officials are getting ready for the clearance of the "Jungle" migrant camp in Calais, which is due to start on Monday.
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Calais migrant: 'I will not move one inch from here'

8 hours 26 min ago
French officials are making final preparations before they demolish the migrant camp in Calais known as the "Jungle".
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Japan blasts: One dead in Utsunomiya city

8 hours 37 min ago
One person has been killed and three injured after multiple blasts in a park area of the Japanese city of Utsunomiya, officials say.
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AT&T seeks to buy Time Warner for nearly $86bn

9 hours 44 min ago
US telecoms giant AT&T announces that it will buy entertainment group Time Warner for nearly $86bn (£70bn), but the deal still needs regulators' approval.
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Chicago Cubs: City parties as baseball 'curse' ends after 71 years

10 hours 8 min ago
Crowds celebrate in Chicago after the Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers to reach the baseball World Series for the first time since 1945.
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Leslie Jones hits out at hackers and trolls in SNL sketch

10 hours 33 min ago
US comedian and Ghostbusters actress Leslie Jones takes aim at the hackers who published nude photos of her and private details online.
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How to be a world class DJ

12 hours 20 min ago
The world's top DJs are in Amsterdam for one of the biggest electronic dance music festivals.
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Afghanistan opium production up 43% - UN drugs watchdog

12 hours 23 min ago
Afghanistan's illicit trade in the main ingredient for heroin has jumped, which the United Nations calls "a worrying reversal".
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'My grandad captured most wanted Nazi'

13 hours 8 min ago
Chris Mannion, a volunteer at the Imperial War Museum North, discovered his grandfather was part of the small unit which captured Heinrich Himmler.
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Published on July 11, 2016, the lyrics to The Doves song "Pulse" remind us: “…the steady drumbeat of your “Pulse” — thump, thump, thump — is all that stands between you and eternity.”