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VIDEO: Baby born on board long-haul flight

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 0:49
related countries: China China

A woman has given birth during a Los Angeles-bound China Airlines flight after unexpectedly going into labour.
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Entangled whale freed off Australia

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 1:31
related countries: Australia Australia

A humpback whale calf is swimming again with its mother after rescuers freed it from rope it became entangled in off Australia's south-east coast.
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Asian shares down on China data

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 1:56
related countries: China China

Asian shares were mostly in negative territory on Wednesday as investors continued to digest disappointing Chinese trade figures released on Tuesday, and as China's latest inflation numbers were released.
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VIDEO: US 'not interested in Clinton's emails'

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 2:28
related countries: United States United States
related places: Clinton

Bernie Sanders receives a standing ovation at the Democratic presidential debate after saying the American people no longer want to hear about Hillary Clinton's emails.
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Opponents 'coup-mongering' - Rousseff

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 3:17
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Embattled Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff accuses the political opposition of seeking to oust her government via "coup-mongering".
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Israel responds to Jerusalem attacks

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 3:35
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel's cabinet authorises police to seal off "parts of Jerusalem" in an attempt to halt a wave of deadly attacks.
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Australia defends cat cull to stars

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 4:52
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia's threatened species commissioner writes to Morrissey and Brigitte Bardot to defend a planned cull of two million feral cats.
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Lamar Odom found unconscious in Nevada

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 5:44
related countries: United States United States
related places: Nevada

Khloe Kardashian's ex-husband Lamar Odom is found unconscious at a brothel in the US state of Nevada.
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VIDEO: Assange 'inspired' new Asterix character

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 5:51
related countries: France France

The 36th book in the popular French comic book adventure series of Asterix is set to appear in the next few weeks.
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US gun store ordered to pay $6m

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 7:07
related countries: United States United States

A US gun shop is ordered to pay nearly $6m (£3.9m) in compensation to two police officers severely wounded by a weapon illegally bought at the store.
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Chinese debate over 'filial piety tax'

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 7:49
related countries: China China

A Chinese company's policy of making employees give part of their salary to their parents sparks debate about the limits of filial piety.
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Australian firm to buy Diageo wines

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 7:54
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

One of the world's biggest publicly-listed winemakers, Australia's Treasury Wine Estates (TWE), has agreed to buy the majority of Diageo's wine businesses.
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Injured Finn out of England tour

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 8:38
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

England pace bowler Steven Finn is ruled out of the Test and one-day series against Pakistan with a foot injury.
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UK unemployment rate falls to 5.4%

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 8:42
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low of 5.4% in the three months to August, official figures show.
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VIDEO: Giant panda gives birth to twins

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 8:44
related countries: Canada Canada, China China

A giant panda has given birth to twins at Toronto Zoo - the first panda cubs to be born in Canada since the zoo was loaned two of the bears by China in 2014.
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Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 8:52
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Rapper Jay Z attends the start of a copyright trial in Los Angeles, accused of using the melody of an Egyptian song on his 1999 hit Big Pimpin' without permission.
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One killed in Aceh church clashes

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 8:58
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Two churches are burned to the ground and at least one person is dead after clashes in Indonesia's Aceh province, say officials.
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Pietersen back on wing to face Wales

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 9:10
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Twickenham

JP Pietersen is South Africa's only starting change for Saturday's World Cup quarter-final against Wales at Twickenham.
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Chinese inflation eases to 1.6%

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 9:11
related countries: China China

Consumer price inflation in China slowed by more than expected in September, official figures have revealed.
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VIDEO: US Democratic debate - in 80 secs

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 9:32
related countries: United States United States

Hillary Clinton and her main rival Bernie Sanders clashed over key issues at the US Democratic presidential debate.
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Star launches US gun safety campaign

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 9:46
related countries: United States United States
related places: Oscar, Hollywood

Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore launches a gun safety campaign with 80 other Hollywood celebrities.
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Man injured by pine cone sues US government

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 10:30
related countries: United States United States

A military veteran who says his skull was crushed by a 7kg "Bunya" pine cone is suing the US government.
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Mexico police seize 'crime boss'

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 10:39
related countries: Mexico Mexico
related places: Jalisco

Police in Mexico arrest a man who they suspect of being behind a spate of murders in the western state of Jalisco.
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Philippines examines hostages video

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 10:48
related countries: Philippines Philippines, Norway Norway

The Philippine government is examining an online video that appears to show two Canadians, a Norwegian and a Filipino who were kidnapped last month.
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Thieves net £20m in online banking raid

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 10:50
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK's National Crime Agency says cyber-attackers have stolen more than £20m from British bank accounts.
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Clinton eases doubts with strong debate

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 10:51
related countries: United States United States
related places: Bernie

Frontrunners clash in US Democratic debate
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Toyota targets end of carbon emitters

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 11:29
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Toyota

Japanese car manufacturing giant Toyota is committing to all but eliminate carbon emissions from its production processes by 2050.
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Mumbai man found alive in mortuary dies

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 11:44
related countries: India India

An Indian man, who surprised mortuary staff by waking up just before a post-mortem examination, dies two days later in the same hospital.
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Clinton attacks Sanders on gun laws

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 11:49
related countries: United States United States
related places: Las Vegas, Sanders

Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton says rival Bernie Sanders is weak on gun control, as sparks fly at a presidential debate in Las Vegas.
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China hits back at US over islands

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 12:02
related countries: United States United States, China China
related places: Washington

China hits back at the US over Washington's plans to sail warships in the South China Sea, in a fresh row over disputed islands.
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Burundi police kill cameraman's family

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 12:03
related countries: Burundi Burundi

A Burundi state TV cameraman and his family are shot dead at home by the police, who say they were looking for three colleagues who had been kidnapped.
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Uefa charges FA over crowd trouble

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 12:06
related countries: Lithuania Lithuania

Uefa charges the English and Lithuanian Football Associations over crowd disturbances in Monday's Euro 2016 qualifier.
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Pietersen open to England role

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 12:12
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Kevin Pietersen says he is open to a coaching role with England but says some players are worried about asking his advice.
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Gossip: 'RFU warned about Lancaster'

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 12:31
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Lancaster

RFU warned not to appoint Stuart Lancaster, Schwarzenegger quotes used to inspire England, Japan's heroes' return, plus more.
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US woman who shot at thieves is charged

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 12:41
related countries: United States United States
related places: Michigan

A Michigan woman is charged with recklessness after she shot at a pair of shoplifters fleeing with stolen goods.
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Dutch referendum on EU Ukraine deal

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 12:44
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine, Netherlands Netherlands

A referendum is to be held in the Netherlands on an EU agreement for closer relations with Ukraine, after a petition was signed by 427,000 people.
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VIDEO: 'We didn't shoot down MH17'

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 13:07
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

The head of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic has spoken to the BBC following the release of the Dutch report into the MH17 disaster.
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Bank of America reports $4.1bn profit

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 13:32
related countries: United States United States
related places: America

Bank of America reports a net profit of $4.07bn (£2.65bn) for the three months to the end of September compared with a loss of $470m a year earlier.
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BBC bids to keep The Voice on air

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 13:40
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The BBC denies reports that it has axed The Voice UK, saying it has put in a bid to keep the talent show for another two series.
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Sri Lanka hires new hangmen

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 14:02
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka hires two new hangmen for "light administrative duty" after the country last month acknowledged it was no longer carrying out executions.
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Pope apologises for Vatican 'scandals'

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 14:17
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Rome

Pope Francis makes a surprise public apology for what he calls recent scandals involving "Rome or... the Vatican".
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Pakistan in control against England

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 14:19
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Shoaib Malik's 245 puts Pakistan in control against England, who survive a testing final session on day two of the first Test.
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Turkey suspends Ankara security chiefs

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 14:32
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Ankara

Three senior security officials are suspended in the wake of bombings that left 97 people dead in the Turkish capital, Ankara.
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Zambia football on hold for prayer day

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 14:35
related countries: Zambia Zambia

Zambia's domestic football fixtures for this weekend are postponed in favour of a national day of prayer on Sunday.
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Ireland ready to risk injured Sexton

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 14:35
related countries: Argentina Argentina

Ireland may gamble on the fitness of fly-half Johnny Sexton for their World Cup quarter-final against Argentina.
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Ukraine rebels reject Dutch MH17 report

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 14:53
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine, Netherlands Netherlands, Malaysia Malaysia, Russia Russia

Ukrainian rebels reject a Dutch report saying a Russian-made missile brought down a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine in 2014, as Russia calls for a fresh investigation.
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Chile works towards new constitution

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 15:00
related countries: Chile Chile, United States United States

Chile's President Michelle Bachelet announces the start of a process to draw up a new constitution for the South American country.
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Streep to chair film festival jury

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 15:16
related countries: Germany Germany

Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep is to serve as jury president at the 66th Berlin Film Festival next year.
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SA police chief suspended in mine probe

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 15:24
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South African President Jacob Zuma suspends police chief Riah Phiyega as allegations of misconduct over the Marikana mine massacre are examined.
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'It's not fair to criticise Rashid'

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 15:34
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Adil Rashid and Moeen Ali are defended by Geoffrey Boycott after combined bowling figures of 64-2-284-0 against Pakistan.
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US retail spending slows in September

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 15:34
related countries: United States United States

US retail sales were all but flat in September, growing by just 0.1% says the US Commerce Department.
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Ebola nurse now 'critically ill'

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 15:35
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Scottish nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who is being treated for complications from Ebola, is now "critically ill" after her condition deteriorates.
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Iraq preparing for assault on Ramadi

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 15:58
related countries: Iraq Iraq

Iraqi government forces say they have made significant advances around the Islamic State-held city of Ramadi and are preparing for a final assault.
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Desperately seeking deadly spiders in Australia

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 15:59
related countries: Australia Australia

Why Australians are being asked to catch a deadly foe
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Juncker: No huge progress in UK talks

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 16:22
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

UK and and EU negotiators have not made "huge progress" in their pre-referendum talks, European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker says.
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Deadly bridge collapse in South Africa

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 16:47
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: Johannesburg

Two people are killed and around 20 injured when a temporary bridge collapsed over Johannesburg's main motorway, emergency services in South Africa say.
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VIDEO: Inside destroyed Kunduz hospital

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 16:49
related countries: United States United States

The BBC has gained exclusive access to footage filmed inside the Kunduz hospital which was bombed by US military earlier this month.
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EU presses Turkey over migration deal

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 16:52
related countries: Turkey Turkey

A delegation of EU commissioners heads to Turkey in a last-ditch bid to reach a draft agreement over how to tackle the migration crisis.
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Humans in Asia '20,000 years early'

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 17:01
related countries: China China

Fossil teeth from a cave in China are shaking up the traditional narrative of humankind's dispersal from Africa.
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French police stage rare protest

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 17:07
related countries: France France

Thousands of French police officers hold protests throughout the country over what they complain are a lack of resources and a lenient judiciary.
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Mother of condemned Saudi seeks US aid

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 17:53
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United States United States

The mother of a Saudi man sentenced to death for participating in an anti-government protest appeals to US President Barack Obama for help.
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Taliban kill 19 Afghan policemen

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 18:03
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

At least 19 Afghan border police officers were killed when Taliban fighters overran their posts in the south of the province, police tell the BBC.
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Iran's top council approves nuclear bill

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 18:29
related countries: Iran Iran

Iran's powerful Guardian Council approves a deal on its nuclear programme agreed with six world powers, the final step to becoming law.
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Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 19:06
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Ankara

Two suicide bombers who carried out Saturday's attacks in Ankara are thought to have links to Islamic State, Turkish officials tell the BBC.
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Teen sex workers rescued in US sting

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 19:25
related countries: United States United States

The FBI breaks up several sex trafficking rings across the US, uncovering more than 100 sexually exploited teenagers in a nationwide operation.
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US-Russia talks over Syria airspace

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 19:35
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia, United States United States

Russia says it is getting closer to a deal with the US on air safety in Syria, after aircraft from both countries flew within miles of each other on Saturday.
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US troops to help fight Boko Haram

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 20:22
related countries: Cameroon Cameroon, United States United States

US President Barack Obama announces that US armed forces have been deployed in Cameroon to help the fight against Islamist militants Boko Haram.
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Israel sets up Jerusalem checkpoints

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 20:45
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli security forces begin setting up checkpoints in Arab areas of occupied East Jerusalem, after a surge in attacks by Palestinians.
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VIDEO: Man hosed down after rescue from drain

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 21:04
related countries: United States United States
related places: Valley Stream, New York

Emergency responders have rescued a man who got stuck in a storm drain in Valley Stream in New York, US.
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US astronomer quits over sex scandal

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 21:06
related countries: United States United States
related places: Berkeley, California

A prominent US astronomer is resigning from the University of California at Berkeley after the school found he sexually harassed female students.
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VIDEO: Australia feral cat cull sparks anger

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 21:13
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Celebrities have condemned plans by the Australian government to cull two million feral cats.
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Price of Football revealed

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 22:12
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The cost of watching football in the UK has dropped or remained the same for the majority of fans, a BBC study finds.
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Why hasn't the US eradicated the plague?

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 23:00
related countries: United States United States
related places: Why

Why hasn't the US eradicated the plague?
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VIDEO: Trying to get South Africans out of their cars

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 23:01
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: Johannesburg

The Ecomobility World Festival is taking place in Johannesburg in South Africa, with people being encouraged to walk, cycle, and use public transport.
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Eritrea players seek Botswana asylum

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 23:31
related countries: Eritrea Eritrea, Botswana Botswana

Ten players from the Eritrean football team seek asylum in Botswana after playing a World Cup qualifying match there, officials say.
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Australia PM holds anti-terror summit

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 23:35
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull is meeting security chiefs following the recent killing of a police worker in what officials say was a terror attack.
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Netflix US subscriber growth disappoints

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 23:47
related countries: United States United States

The online TV company Netflix adds 3.6m subscribers between July and September, but figures in the US were hit by the transition to chip-based credit cards.
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VIDEO: Bear shot dead after escape from mall

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 23:48
related countries: Russia Russia

A bear has been shot dead after it burst out of a shopping mall, where it was trapped, in far-eastern Russia.
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Shopping mall bear shot dead by police

Wednesday 14th of October 2015, 23:48
related countries: Russia Russia

Police in the Russian far east have shot dead a wild bear that wandered around a closed shopping mall.
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