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Bellingham's last TV interview aired

October 22, 2014 - 8:37am
Actress Lynda Bellingham had shared her hopes for a final Christmas in a special edition of Loose Women.
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Remembering Ben Bradlee

October 22, 2014 - 8:26am
Remembering the swashbuckling Watergate editor Ben Bradlee
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Nasa shares free sounds from space

October 22, 2014 - 8:23am
The US space agency uploads a free library of audio files, including astronaut voices.
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VIDEO: Training for safe Ebola burials

October 22, 2014 - 8:14am
As the Ebola outbreak claims 20 lives a day in Sierra Leone, the BBC's Tulip Mazumdar reports from the capital Freetown on how volunteers are being trained to carry out safe burials.
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Kruis among uncapped England trio

October 22, 2014 - 8:00am
England call up three uncapped players for the autumn internationals in Semesa Rokoduguni, George Kruis and Calum Clark.
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Total plane crash driver 'got lost'

October 22, 2014 - 7:57am
A snowplough driver at a Moscow airport says he lost his bearings before a collision with a plane that killed Total oil boss Christophe de Margerie.
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Total names new heads after boss dies

October 22, 2014 - 7:51am
Oil giant Total appoints a new chief executive and new chairman to replace Christophe de Margerie who died in a plane crash in Moscow on Monday.
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Somali teenager 'stoned to death'

October 22, 2014 - 7:47am
An Islamic court has stoned an 18-year-old to death in southern Somalia after convicting him of raping a woman, a pro-Islamist news site reports.
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U-boat found with ship it sank

October 22, 2014 - 7:44am
U-boat found off US coast with ship it sank
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Debt campaigners tear up student loans

October 22, 2014 - 7:13am
The people who buy and then cancel US student loans
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Civil liberties award for dominatrix

October 22, 2014 - 7:04am
Terri-Jean Bedford campaigns for the rights of sex workers in Canada.
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US editor Ben Bradlee dies at 93

October 22, 2014 - 6:49am
Ben Bradlee, the editor of the Washington Post during the Watergate scandal that toppled President Nixon, has died aged 93, the newspaper says.
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MEPs back Juncker EU Commission team

October 22, 2014 - 6:48am
The new European Commission led by Jean-Claude Juncker gets strong backing from MEPs after some tough questioning.
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Canada lifts terror threat level

October 22, 2014 - 6:35am
Canada raises its terrorism threat level to medium - but stresses there is no specific threat - after two soldiers were attacked in Quebec.
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Heineken blames sales drop on rain

October 22, 2014 - 6:19am
Heineken has blamed "unseasonably wet weather" in Europe for a drop in both sales and profit in the three months to the end of September.
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Kesha denied Dr Luke sex claims in 2011

October 22, 2014 - 6:15am
US singer Kesha said her long-term producer Dr Luke never had sex with her, nor gave her drugs, in a deposition given three years ago.
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Protests at HK leader's residence

October 22, 2014 - 6:09am
Protesters in Hong Kong march to the chief executive's residence, criticising his comments against giving the poor too much political influence.
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DR Congo doctor wins Sakharov prize

October 22, 2014 - 6:01am
A doctor from the Democratic Republic of Congo wins Europe's Sakharov human rights prize for helping thousands of gang rape victims.
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S Club reunite for Children in Need

October 22, 2014 - 5:42am
Pop group S Club 7 are to reunite for the first time in more than a decade for the BBC's Children in Need next month.
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Bank remains against raising rates

October 22, 2014 - 5:38am
Policy makers at the Bank of England voted 7-2 to keep interest rates at a record low of 0.5% in October, minutes show.
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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.