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McIlroy misses cut at Wentworth

May 22, 2015 - 3:52pm
World number one Rory McIlroy misses the cut in the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth after a second round of 78.
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Cholera hits 3,000 Burundi refugees

May 22, 2015 - 3:04pm
More than 3,000 Burundian refugees in Tanzania have contracted cholera, the UN says, with hundreds of new cases a day.
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First set of Clinton emails released

May 22, 2015 - 3:02pm
State Department releases hundreds of emails - many relating to the attack in Benghazi, Libya - from Hillary Clinton's private email account.
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Kim Jong-un brother seen in London

May 22, 2015 - 1:53pm
Footage has emerged showing North Korean ruler Kim Jong-un's elder brother in London - attending two Eric Clapton concerts.
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NZ batsmen punish profligate England

May 22, 2015 - 1:46pm
New Zealand dominate England's bowlers to move into a strong position after two days of the first Test at Lord's.
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Yellen: US rates may rise this year

May 22, 2015 - 1:39pm
The chair of the US Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, says she expects the central bank to begin raising interest rates "at some point this year".
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VIDEO: Opera House light show wows visitors

May 22, 2015 - 1:14pm
The Sydney Opera House has been used as a backdrop for a spectacular light show as part of the Vivid Sydney festival.
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Netherlands backs veil ban plans

May 22, 2015 - 12:58pm
The Dutch cabinet backs plans for a partial ban on wearing face-covering Islamic veils in certain public places.
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Van Gaal 'believes' De Gea will stay

May 22, 2015 - 12:34pm
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal "believes" goalkeeper David De Gea will stay at the club next season.
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Is the campaign against Islamic State flawed?

May 22, 2015 - 12:34pm
Shortcomings of the campaign against Islamic State
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Edmund & Konta into French Open draw

May 22, 2015 - 12:27pm
Britain's Kyle Edmund and Johanna Konta qualify for the main draw in the French Open at Roland Garros.
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VIDEO: The view from One World Trade Center

May 22, 2015 - 12:20pm
The observatory of New York's One World Trade Center, which was built on the site of the twin towers destroyed in the 9/11 attacks, opens for visitors this month.
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Breast-feeding protest at McDonald's

May 22, 2015 - 12:14pm
Mothers with babies occupy a McDonald's restaurant in the Hungarian capital Budapest in protest after a woman was told not to breast-feed there.
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Murray hails 'best clay-court' form

May 22, 2015 - 12:04pm
British number one Andy Murray believes he is playing the best clay-court tennis of his career ahead of the French Open.
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Walkout hits Eiffel Tower tourists

May 22, 2015 - 11:57am
The Eiffel Tower shuts down for six hours because of a staff walkout in protest against a surge in pickpocketing gangs.
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EU agrees 1.8bn-euro loan to Ukraine

May 22, 2015 - 11:53am
The European Union agrees a €1.8bn (£1.3bn; $2bn) loan to Ukraine - described as a landmark deal for a non-EU member.
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NHS trusts' deficit rises to £822m

May 22, 2015 - 11:06am
NHS trusts in England report a total deficit of £822m for last financial year, compared with £115m the previous year
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Cameron 'confident' of EU success

May 22, 2015 - 10:58am
David Cameron says he can achieve a better deal for the UK in Europe but it won't be easy, ahead of key meetings next week with Angela Merkel and Jean-Claude Juncker.
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High security as Pakistan win T20

May 22, 2015 - 10:56am
More than 4,000 security staff are in force as Pakistan stages its first international match since a 2009 terror attack.
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VIDEO: The Iraqi refugees displaced by IS

May 22, 2015 - 10:54am
As thousands of people are forced to flee as Islamic State fighters advance in Iraq and Syria. John Simpson visits a camp for displaced people in west Baghdad.
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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.