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VIDEO: Kenya bus attack leaves 28 dead

November 22, 2014 - 7:02am
Police in Kenya say suspected al-Shabab militants have killed at least 28 people on board a bus near the border with Somalia.
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Indonesian president flies economy

November 22, 2014 - 6:55am
Indonesia's new President Joko Widodo takes an economy-class seat on the national carrier to go to Singapore for his son's high-school graduation.
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US 'to expand' Afghan combat role

November 22, 2014 - 6:30am
US troops in Afghanistan will have a broader role than initially planned next year, as their combat mission draws to a close, US officials say.
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Rosberg tops last Abu Dhabi practice

November 22, 2014 - 6:29am
Nico Rosberg goes fastest from team-mate Lewis Hamilton in final practice at the title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
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VIDEO: Ebola outbreak 'stable' in Guinea

November 22, 2014 - 3:24am
In Guinea, the World Health Organization has told the BBC the outbreak is now, overall, "stable" across the country, despite flare-ups in the south-east.
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Labour 'still party of working people'

November 22, 2014 - 1:22am
Ed Miliband insists Labour remains the party of working people, while accepting one of his MPs was disrespectful to them.
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14 injured in hotel gas explosion

November 22, 2014 - 1:00am
At least 14 people are injured in a suspected gas explosion which has led to the evacuation of a central London hotel, ambulance officials say.
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VIDEO: 100-year-old sees ocean for first time

November 22, 2014 - 12:36am
The moment a 100-year-old American woman, Ruby Holt, sees the ocean for the first time.
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The Rotting West

November 21, 2014 - 10:14pm
The web's ironic take on what Russians think
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VIDEO: Kim Kardashian's bottom: Work of art?

November 21, 2014 - 10:11pm
Will Gompertz looks at whether an "artistic statue" of Kim Karsdashian's bottom would be art or not
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VIDEO: Street pole-dancing in Buenos Aires

November 21, 2014 - 10:10pm
Pole-dancers have been practising in the streets in Buenos Aires ahead of the South American Pole-Dancing Championships, which start on Saturday.
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Mexico vows action on rule of law

November 21, 2014 - 10:05pm
Mexico's government vows to take action on the rule of law and restore credibility in institutions, after the disappearance of 43 students.
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Benghazi report clears US response

November 21, 2014 - 9:22pm
A US inquiry finds no wrongdoing by the Obama administration in responding to the deadly 2012 attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya.
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We can end Ebola in 2015, says Ban

November 21, 2014 - 8:16pm
The deadly Ebola outbreak can be ended "by mid-2015" if the world speeds up its response, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says.
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VIDEO: Dogs keep Australian farm working

November 21, 2014 - 7:27pm
The old tradition breathing fresh life into Australian farming
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British IS fighters 'killed in Syria'

November 21, 2014 - 7:25pm
Two British men are reported to have been killed while fighting alongside Islamic State militants in Syria.
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Monsieur Romieu - a 'man of talents'

November 21, 2014 - 7:12pm
A French envoy is poisoned - are British diplomats to blame?
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Chilean colonels jailed for torture

November 21, 2014 - 7:00pm
Two retired Chilean colonels - Ramon Caceres and Edgar Ceballos - are jailed for torturing the father of President Michelle Bachelet in 1973.
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Obama defends immigration reform

November 21, 2014 - 6:22pm
US President Barack Obama vows to press for further immigration reform, as Republicans condemn his use of executive powers on the issue.
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Selling Welbeck a mistake - Ince

November 21, 2014 - 6:16pm
Former Manchester United captain Paul Ince believes his ex-club should not have let Danny Welbeck join Arsenal.
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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.