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Macedonian music silenced over copyright spat

September 21, 2016 - 9:25am
TV and radio stations stop playing Macedonian songs due to copyright dispute.
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Ahmad Rahami charged over New York and New Jersey bombs

September 21, 2016 - 9:09am
The US charges Ahmad Khan Rahami with planting bombs in New York City and New Jersey, one of which injured 31 people in Manhattan.
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Mobile phone roaming charge abolition plan rewritten

September 21, 2016 - 8:32am
Proposed time limits on cost-free roaming for travellers with mobile devices have been scrapped under new European Commission plans.
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Cat handbag causes a stir

September 21, 2016 - 7:39am
A handbag made from a taxidermied roadkill ginger cat sells at auction in New Zealand, generating a predictably mixed range of reactions.
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Zimbabwean 'flag abusers' face jail

September 21, 2016 - 7:20am
Zimbabweans risk imprisonment for abusing the national flag, the authorities warn in the wake of protests where the flag is used as a symbol for change.
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Charlotte protests: Police injured after black man shot

September 21, 2016 - 7:15am
Violent demonstrations in the North Carolina city of Charlotte leave 12 police officers injured after a black man said to be armed is shot dead by police.
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Turkey attacker shot at Israel embassy in Ankara

September 21, 2016 - 7:13am
A man wielding a knife has been shot and wounded by security staff outside Israel's embassy in the Turkish capital, Ankara.
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Cracking contraptions: The man who makes crazy machines

September 21, 2016 - 6:49am
Videos of inventor Joseph Herscher's machines have been viewed millions of times.
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VW hit by flood of new lawsuits in emissions scandal

September 21, 2016 - 6:44am
Volkswagen is facing €8.2bn in damages claims from 1,400 German investors over the emissions scandal, a state court has said.
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Recipes and missiles

September 21, 2016 - 6:42am
North Korea notoriously restricts access to the internet for its own citizens, but the full list of its websites visible to the outside world have apparently been revealed for the first time.
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Syria aid convoy attack: US 'holds Russia responsible'

September 21, 2016 - 6:11am
The US has said it holds Russia responsible for a deadly attack on an aid convoy near the Syrian city of Aleppo on Monday.
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Is the battle to retake Mosul imminent?

September 21, 2016 - 6:00am
The BBC's Chief International Correspondent, Lyse Doucet spoke with Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.
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Berlin Pirate politician Claus-Brunner in 'murder-suicide'

September 21, 2016 - 6:00am
A politician in Germany's Pirate party is found dead in a Berlin flat with the body of another man, in what police believe was a murder-suicide.
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Brad Pitt 'saddened' by Angelina Jolie divorce

September 21, 2016 - 5:54am
Actor Brad Pitt says he is "very saddened" that wife Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce and asks for privacy on their children's behalf.
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Curtis Hanson: Oscar-winning writer and director dies at 71

September 21, 2016 - 5:21am
Writer and film director Curtis Hanson, who won a best screenplay Oscar for LA Confidential, dies at the age of 71, police say.
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Protests in North Carolina after police shoot black man

September 21, 2016 - 5:00am
There have been violent protests in the US town of Charlotte, in North Carolina, after police shot dead a black man.
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Meet Winston, the dog who had nasal surgery

September 21, 2016 - 4:57am
Vets are warning would-be dog owners to think twice before buying breeds with fashionably "flat-faced" features - because of concerns over their welfare.
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Australian face of youth unemployment 'made it up'

September 21, 2016 - 1:02am
A Sydney teenager who sparked a nationwide media debate about young people refusing to work reveals she actually has a job.
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The Syrian children working in Turkey's shoe factories

September 21, 2016 - 12:19am
Dozens of Syrian children work in shoe factories in Gaziantep, southern Turkey. Some of them have been talking about their lives.
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Kaepernick 'received death threats' over protest

September 20, 2016 - 11:53pm
American football player Colin Kaepernick says he has received death threats over his refusal to stand for the national anthem.
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