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NFL could give UK 'more than £100m'

October 29, 2014 - 6:00am
A London-based NFL team could be worth more than £100m a year to the UK, according to a new report.
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Net tax prompts Hungary mass march

October 29, 2014 - 5:43am
Tens of thousands of Hungarians march through Budapest against plans to tax internet use, in the biggest anti-government protest for years.
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VIDEO: Italy needs EU help to patrol seas

October 29, 2014 - 5:32am
Thousands of migrants attempt to cross the Mediterranean sea to get into Europe, and some need saving from dangerous vessels.
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Kansas take World Series to decider

October 29, 2014 - 5:28am
Kansas City Royals beat San Francisco Giants 10-0 to take the best-of-seven World Series to the deciding game.
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Sturgeon in legal move over EU vote

October 29, 2014 - 5:26am
A referendum in favour of leaving the European Union should have the clear support of each UK nation, the SNP's Nicola Sturgeon insists.
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Spacey mourns House of Cards actress

October 29, 2014 - 5:11am
Kevin Spacey pays tribute to actress Elizabeth Norment, who played Nancy Kaufberger, the secretary to his character in US TV drama House of Cards.
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Thai court rejects UK activist case

October 29, 2014 - 5:10am
A Thai court dismisses a criminal defamation case against a British labour activist who criticised conditions in the food industry.
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Disasters group launches Ebola appeal

October 29, 2014 - 4:54am
The Disasters Emergency Committee is to launch an appeal in response to a disease outbreak for the first time, in aid of the Ebola crisis.
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VIDEO: The dress that interprets your brain

October 29, 2014 - 4:24am
Designer Lauren Bowker is working on a textile that can respond to brain patterns.
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Peshmerga fighters arrive in Turkey

October 29, 2014 - 4:20am
Scores of Iraqi Kurdish fighters arrive in Turkey from where they plan to cross into Syria to battle militants besieging the town of Kobane.
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Pilot strike hits Air France profits

October 29, 2014 - 4:05am
Air France-KLM has said last month's pilots' strike cost it €416m (£328m) in lost revenues as it reported operating profit fell by more than half in the three months to the end of October.
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India 'fails' victims of abuse

October 29, 2014 - 3:58am
The epidemic of domestic violence that blights India
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Deutsche Bank in 92m-euro loss

October 29, 2014 - 3:26am
Deutsche Bank swings to a loss in the third quarter because of higher legal costs to settle investigations.
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VIDEO: Hungary protest at internet tax plans

October 29, 2014 - 2:06am
Tens of thousands of people in Hungary have taken part in a peaceful march against the government's plans to tax the internet - the second demonstration in three days.
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India court given 'black money' list

October 29, 2014 - 1:56am
The Indian government gives a list with names of more than 600 Indians suspected to have parked untaxed wealth in foreign banks to the Supreme Court.
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NZ to hold flag referendum in 2016

October 28, 2014 - 11:20pm
New Zealand is to hold a binding referendum in 2016 on whether to change the design of the national flag, PM John Key says.
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Canberra 'trying to verify IS death'

October 28, 2014 - 11:11pm
The Australian government says it is trying to confirm reports that the most senior Australian member of Islamic State has been killed in Syria.
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VIDEO: Negative campaign adverts: Good, bad and ugly

October 28, 2014 - 10:46pm
The best and worst negative campaign adverts
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Migrants who risk everything to reach Europe

October 28, 2014 - 10:45pm
Migrants who risk everything to try to get to Europe
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Japan industrial data lifts stocks

October 28, 2014 - 10:44pm
Asia stocks are lifted by stronger-than-expected Japan industrial production in September and positive US consumer confidence data.
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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.