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Southampton 1-0 Crystal Palace

March 3, 2015 - 5:08pm
Sadio Mane ends Southampton's goal drought at home by scoring a late winner against Crystal Palace.
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'Racial bias' at Ferguson police

March 3, 2015 - 5:04pm
The US Justice Department has found evidence of racial bias at the Ferguson police department, US media report.
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Emwazi father 'in state of shock'

March 3, 2015 - 4:22pm
The father of Islamic State fighter Mohammed Emwazi is in "shock" as he helps officials build a profile of his son, the BBC is told after the first meeting with him.
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Lesotho set for coalition after vote

March 3, 2015 - 3:57pm
Lesotho is set for coalition talks after no party gained a majority in elections called after last year's attempted coup.
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Congress approves security funding

March 3, 2015 - 3:20pm
Congress has passed a security funding bill that will not rollback the president's recent immigration reforms.
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England's Broad rejects 'fear' claim

March 3, 2015 - 3:04pm
Stuart Broad says claims England are "playing with fear" are wide of the mark despite a poor start to the World Cup.
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'Birth tourism' hotels raided in US

March 3, 2015 - 2:40pm
US agents raid more than a dozen hotels that cater to pregnant foreigners who want their children to be born US citizens.
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Body parts found in Becky search

March 3, 2015 - 2:33pm
The family of missing teenager Becky Watts say they are "devastated" as police reveal body parts are discovered at a house in Bristol.
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Netanyahu warns US over Iran deal

March 3, 2015 - 2:14pm
Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says an Iran nuclear deal could "pave Iran's path to the bomb", in a contentious speech to the US Congress.
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Delhi police block gang rapist film

March 3, 2015 - 2:14pm
Police in India secure a court injunction blocking the broadcast of an interview with one of the Delhi gang rapists on death row.
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Ukraine raises interest rates to 30%

March 3, 2015 - 2:08pm
Ukraine's central bank sharply raises interest rates from 19.5% to 30% in an effort to curb inflation and prop up its beleaguered currency.
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Disgraced Rolf Harris stripped of CBE

March 3, 2015 - 1:55pm
Disgraced former entertainer Rolf Harris has been stripped of his CBE, according to an official announcement in the London Gazette.
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'Slim' chance of Pietersen comeback

March 3, 2015 - 1:49pm
Kevin Pietersen has little chance of making an England comeback, says former team-mate Matthew Hoggard.
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Kenya leader sets fire to tusks

March 3, 2015 - 1:21pm
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta sets fire to 15 tonnes of elephant ivory as part of the East African nation's efforts to curb poaching.
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Stalin wiped from Soviet Gulag museum

March 3, 2015 - 12:58pm
A Soviet prison camp from the Stalin era - the only one fully preserved - no longer exists as a museum dedicated to political prisoners, its director says.
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VIDEO: 'Green supercar' unveiled in Geneva

March 3, 2015 - 12:51pm
An "environmentally friendly" supercar has been unveiled at Geneva's International Motor Show.
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Who killed Boris Nemtsov?

March 3, 2015 - 12:28pm
Theories abound over murder that shocked Moscow
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Ex-CIA chief in federal charge plea

March 3, 2015 - 12:20pm
David Petraeus, a former four-star general, reaches a plea deal with the US Justice Department in which he will admit to mishandling classified materials.
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'Spocking' not illegal, Canada says

March 3, 2015 - 12:11pm
The Bank of Canada announces that tribute pictures of Leonard Nimoy's Spock on bank notes is not against the law.
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Paris journalist fined over drone

March 3, 2015 - 11:55am
An Al Jazeera journalist is fined €1,000 (£725;$1,120) for flying a drone in Paris in the midst of a security alert sparked by unexplained drone sightings.
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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.