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Cosby accusers' interviews published

July 27, 2015 - 6:54am
Thirty-five of the women accusing Bill Cosby of rape or sexual assault are interviewed and photographed for the front cover of New York Magazine.
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Many killed in Afghan wedding clash

July 27, 2015 - 6:50am
At least 20 people are killed and 10 wounded in a gunfight at a wedding party in Baghlan province in northern Afghanistan, local officials say.
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China shares tumble more than 8%

July 27, 2015 - 6:31am
Shares in China record their biggest one-day fall for more than eight years after weak data raises concerns about the health of economy.
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VIDEO: Iraqi farmers in desperate situation

July 27, 2015 - 6:28am
Farmers south of the Iraqi capital Baghdad are struggling to grow crops in a region that's been without water for over a year.
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French farmers block border roads

July 27, 2015 - 6:18am
French farmers stop lorries importing farm produce from Germany and Spain, in a border protest over alleged unfair price competition.
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Why China has fallen in love with a baby radish monster

July 27, 2015 - 6:17am
Why China has fallen for a baby radish monster
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20th Century artists on show at Tate

July 27, 2015 - 5:42am
The work of 20th Century artists dominates next year's programme at Tate with exhibitions including US artists Georgia O'Keeffe and Robert Rauschenberg and war artist Paul Nash.
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Russia sees Arctic as naval priority

July 27, 2015 - 5:02am
Russia will strengthen its naval forces in the Arctic and Atlantic as a response to Nato activities close to Russia's borders, the Kremlin says.
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Turkish PM: No troops into Syria

July 27, 2015 - 4:54am
Turkey says it has no plans to send ground troops into Syria to fight the Islamic State (IS) group, as it continues air strikes on IS positions.
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VIDEO: Birthday celebrations for panda triplets

July 27, 2015 - 4:52am
Chimelong Safari Park in south China's Guangdong province is preparing to hold a birthday party for the world's only surviving giant panda triplets.
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Chinese woman swallowed by escalator

July 27, 2015 - 4:46am
A woman dies after falling into an escalator in a shopping centre in China, after pushing her toddler to safety, Chinese media report.
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Ant-Man edges out Pixels at box office

July 27, 2015 - 4:46am
Ant-Man has continued its dominance at the top of the US box office, beating off a challenge by the critically mauled Pixels.
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VIDEO: Struggling to surf the web in Cuba

July 27, 2015 - 4:40am
The internet revolution has all but passed Cuba by and the country is one of the least connected in the world.
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Train derailed after hitting cows

July 27, 2015 - 4:40am
A passenger train in Kent is derailed when it hits cows that had wandered on to the line.
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Man shot dead in 'targeted attack'

July 27, 2015 - 4:04am
A man shot dead in a "targeted attack" at a house in Salford is understood to have been local businessman and former mayoral candidate Paul Massey.
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Osborne in Paris for EU reform talks

July 27, 2015 - 3:49am
George Osborne is making the first of a series of trips to key EU capitals, as the government bids to renegotiate the UK's relationship with the union.
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Van Gaal may leave Man Utd 'for wife'

July 27, 2015 - 3:17am
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says he plans to keep a promise to his wife by leaving at the end of his contract.
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Monster Hunt sets China movie record

July 27, 2015 - 3:13am
Fantasy comedy Monster Hunt has become the highest-grossing domestic film in China, according to local media.
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Ryanair upbeat on profit outlook

July 27, 2015 - 2:52am
Irish airline Ryanair reports a 25% rise in quarterly profits and says its full-year results will be at the top end of forecasts.
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Monday's gossip column

July 27, 2015 - 2:46am
Chelsea to up Stones offer, Van Gaal doubts Ronaldo will move, Coloccini on the move, plus best of social media.
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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.