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Assassin on the run

June 8, 2016 - 4:00pm
James Earl Ray fled to Europe after the murder of Martin Luther King Jr. People who met him in London have been telling their stories.
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Sweden bans logo on M&M sweets

June 8, 2016 - 3:03pm
A Swedish court rules that the confectionery company Mars can no longer advertise its M&M sweets with the lower case lettering - m&m.
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Storms and heavy rain batter Europe

June 8, 2016 - 2:23pm
Stormy weather continues to batter parts of Europe as floodwaters recede in France and Germany.
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Pressure builds on Sanders to drop out

June 8, 2016 - 2:13pm
Pressure is building on Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders to drop out of the race for the Democratic presidential nomination.
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Bins overflow in new French strike

June 8, 2016 - 1:48pm
With two days to go before the start of the Euro 2016 tournament, Paris and other French cities are hit by a bin strike.
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Hobbit find shows tiny humans shrank 'rapidly'

June 8, 2016 - 1:11pm
Researchers discover fossils that suggest the famous Hobbit species shrank on the Indonesian island of Flores within the space of 300,000 years.
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CIA agent faces extradition to Italy

June 8, 2016 - 12:59pm
A former CIA agent says she expects to be extradited from Portugal to Italy imminently for her alleged role in a 2003 terror suspect kidnapping.
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VIDEO: 'We have overcome hesitations of history'

June 8, 2016 - 11:59am
Narendra Modi has given a speech to lawmakers on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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Daughter 'burnt to death by mother'

June 8, 2016 - 11:03am
Police in Pakistan arrest a woman suspected of burning her daughter to death for marrying without family consent.
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UN 'sex abuse' whistleblower resigns

June 8, 2016 - 10:50am
A UN whistleblower who alleged child sex abuse by French troops in the Central African Republic resigns, citing the "impunity" of those responsible.
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What do vacuum cleaners tell us about the EU?

June 8, 2016 - 10:41am
What do vacuum cleaners tell us about our relationship with the European Union?
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People-smuggling 'kingpin' extradited

June 8, 2016 - 9:33am
An Eritrean man thought to be at the heart of the operation to smuggle migrants from Africa to Europe is extradited from Sudan to Italy, prosecutors say.
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Has Eritrea's migration problem been exaggerated?

June 8, 2016 - 8:47am
Why would anyone willingly return to Eritrea?
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Profile of a people-smuggling 'kingpin'

June 8, 2016 - 8:34am
Who is people-smuggling 'kingpin' Mered Medhanie?
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French cardinal questioned by police

June 8, 2016 - 7:54am
The Archbishop of Lyon, Cardinal Philippe Barbarin, is questioned by police over claims he failed to act on paedophile allegations.
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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.”