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Aqueducts and arbours

January 7, 2017 - 9:45pm
From ancient to modern times, Syria's Wadi Barada has been a vital water source, says Diana Darke.
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Beijing pollution: Police force to combat toxic smog

January 7, 2017 - 9:35pm
A new team of environmental police will try to combat toxic smog engulfing Beijing, its mayor says.
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Aleppo dentist

January 7, 2017 - 8:47pm
A Syrian who fled conflict in Aleppo ended up in Somaliland, after searching on Google for a place with no dentist.
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Black Dahlia

January 7, 2017 - 8:42pm
As the 70th anniversary of the Black Dahlia murder approaches, the public fascination with Elizabeth Short and her grisly death hasn't dimmed.
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Giant wire spool rolls down Pennsylvania motorway

January 7, 2017 - 8:17pm
A wire spool that fell off a truck rolls down a Pennsylvania motorway with cars swerving to avoid it.
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The Golden Globes take place this weekend in Los Angeles

January 7, 2017 - 8:01pm
Award season officially gets under way this weekend, when the Golden Globes are handed out.
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Fort Lauderdale shooting suspect's gun 'given back after health tests'

January 7, 2017 - 6:24pm
A gun taken from the Florida airport shooting suspect during health tests "was returned to a month later".
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Portugal father of democracy Mario Soares dies aged 92

January 7, 2017 - 6:23pm
Mario Soares, who steered Portugal to democracy after years of dictatorship, dies in Lisbon aged 92.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.