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Tank sighting shoots hole in Russian denial

August 27, 2014 - 6:09pm
New video suggests Russia could be sending tanks into Ukraine
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VIDEO: Litter bug mountaineers 'must recycle'

August 27, 2014 - 6:01pm
Over the decades tonnes of disposed tents, spent oxygen cylinders and bottles have been left behind on Mount Everest by people trying to scale it. Now authorities are urging them to bring the waste back down with them to recycle it.
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Row over polish to detect 'rape drug'

August 27, 2014 - 6:00pm
Backlash against drug-testing nail polish
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Brazil pursues Amazon 'destroyers'

August 27, 2014 - 5:52pm
Brazilian police say they have dismantled a criminal organisation they believe was the "biggest destroyer" of the Amazon rainforest, committing crimes worth millions of dollars.
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Chambers poised for England call

August 27, 2014 - 5:49pm
Arsenal's Calum Chambers is set to be one of several new additions to Roy Hodgson's England squad on Thursday.
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Cops crew member killed by US police

August 27, 2014 - 5:42pm
A crew member on the US police reality TV show Cops is shot and killed when Nebraska police open fire on a robbery suspect.
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VIDEO: Afghan election audit restarts

August 27, 2014 - 5:35pm
An audit of votes from Afghanistan's disputed presidential election restarts, but without observers from the camps of either candidate.
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Defender scores and saves in shootout win

August 27, 2014 - 5:29pm
Defender Cosmin Moti saves two penalties in a shootout to send Bulgarian club Ludogorets into the Champions League group stage.
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South Korea military under fire over abuse

August 27, 2014 - 5:25pm
South Korea's military under fire over abuse
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Giroud out for up to four months

August 27, 2014 - 5:07pm
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud will be out for up to four months after having surgery on a broken leg.
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Pressure grows on crime commissioner

August 27, 2014 - 4:43pm
Pressure is growing on South Yorkshire's police commissioner to resign in the wake of a damning report into child abuse in Rotherham.
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Landmark court cases deleted from net

August 27, 2014 - 4:41pm
Numerous records relating to civil rights cases have disappeared from the US government's online legal archive.
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The last Armenians of Myanmar

August 27, 2014 - 4:36pm
The country that has lost all of its Armenians
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Eto'o retires from internationals

August 27, 2014 - 4:24pm
Cameroon's all-time leading goalscorer Samuel Eto'o announces his retirement from international football.
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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.