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Trump NFL row: US president urges fans to boycott games
The US president faces strong criticism for "offensive" comments about players who protest.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:56:14 GMT)

Germany election: Merkel seeks fourth term
The chancellor's coalition partner, the SPD, is the main rival to her conservative alliance.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:58:22 GMT)

Laver Cup 2017: Roger Federer & Rafael Nadal win first doubles match
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal win their first doubles match together on the second day of the inaugural Laver Cup.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 11:10:36 GMT)

Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico facing crisis
The entire island is still without power and engineers say it could take months to be restored.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 08:22:55 GMT)

Trump and North Korea war of words escalates
Donald Trump warns North Korean leaders "won't be around much longer" if threats continue.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 08:42:54 GMT)

Bodybuilder dies after celebrity kickboxing bout in Singapore
Organisers say both fighters had a medical check-up before the fight in Singapore.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 11:57:20 GMT)

Kenya election: Chief prosecutor orders inquiry into electoral commission
An inquiry is ordered into the electoral commission after last month's presidential poll was ruled void.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:24:12 GMT)

Soul singer Charles Bradley dies aged 68
The singer, who released his first album in his 60s, cancelled tour dates just two weeks ago.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 21:52:28 GMT)

Catalonia referendum: Madrid moves to take over local policing
The Catalan government rejects Spain's latest move to stop its disputed independence referendum.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 18:25:01 GMT)

Mexico earthquake: New tremor halts rescue operations
A tremor sends people running into the streets and halts searches for survivors of Tuesday's quake.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 17:17:52 GMT)

Iran tests missile despite Trump pressure
The launch of the Khoramshahr missile, with a range of 2,000km, was shown on state TV.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 22:08:40 GMT)

Popular Indian guru arrested over alleged rape of law student
Falahari Maharaj is accused of raping a 21-year-old law student at his ashram in Rajasthan state.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 13:26:25 GMT)

Zannah Mustapha founded a school that teaches Boko Haram children
Zannah Mustapha founded a school for children affected by Boko Haram violence in the heartland of the Islamist insurgency in Nigeria.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 07:22:07 GMT)

The Syrian girl who sings through war
Sana has a beautiful voice, and it helps her forget about the war raging where she lives in Aleppo.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 23:53:09 GMT)

HMS Ocean helps hurricane-hit British Virgin Islands
HMS Ocean arrives in the British Virgin Islands to help those affected by hurricanes Irma and Maria.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 07:01:42 GMT)

Man clings to train's windscreen wiper in Australia
A man's been arrested after apparently riding a 110kmph train in Perth by clinging on at the back.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:57:52 GMT)

Prince Harry opens Invictus Games in Toronto
The event is being held in Canada. Athletes from 15 countries compete over eight days.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 05:45:38 GMT)

Killer whales join in on Norway surfing competition
Two killer whales have been spotted alongside participants in the semi-finals of a surf contest in Norway.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 11:51:22 GMT)

'I fell from the top of the jungle to save an eagle'
Alexander Blanco's conservation work is helping to save the world's most powerful eagle.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 23:21:12 GMT)

Rubens lost since 1600s found in Glasgow
The painting of the Duke of Buckingham, found in Glasgow, was previously thought to be a later copy.
(Sun, 24 Sep 2017 01:42:11 GMT)

Actor Colin Firth gets dual British-Italian citizenship
The Bridget Jones actor is now a dual British-Italian citizen, because of "the uncertainty around".
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:19:21 GMT)

Saipan campaigns for controversial Earhart statue
Doubts surround a Pacific island campaign for a statue of pilot Amelia Earhart.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:46:52 GMT)

Boeing 747s offered for public auction in China
Cargo jets are being put up for online auction in China after failing to find buyers.
(Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:50:39 GMT)

Ukraine women's football clip prompts online sexism row
A Ukrainian TV promotion for a women's football game scores an own goal with many on social media.
(Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:04:44 GMT)

Germany's other vote
Berliners hold a vote on the future of Tegel airport - and it has become a hot political issue.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 23:15:15 GMT)

Bill of fare
In a remote corner of Iceland, the taste of the seabird is a reminder of home.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 23:05:07 GMT)

Two hurricanes
Cuba and Puerto Rico responded differently to devastating hurricanes, the BBC's Will Grant reports.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 15:56:26 GMT)

Empathy cards
This cancer survivor is changing the "sugarcoated" greeting card business
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 23:18:50 GMT)

Battle lines drawn
Battle lines are drawn as the country has its say in a two-month voluntary postal survey.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 23:45:56 GMT)

The eagle protector
How one man found his calling as a protector of one of the largest species of eagle, the harpy.
(Sat, 23 Sep 2017 23:23:17 GMT)

Blocked off
A number of Rohingya activists have had their social media accounts curtailed during the recent conflict in Myanmar.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 23:07:19 GMT)

Political football
The Catalan referendum places some uncertainty over the future of Spain's prestigious football club.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 23:18:33 GMT)

Train spotting
Shanu Babar loves train journeys so much that he began documenting his. Soon, others joined him.
(Fri, 22 Sep 2017 23:35:26 GMT)

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