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Actor Colin Firth gets dual British-Italian citizenship

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 09:19
The Oscar-winning Bridget Jones actor is now a dual British-Italian citizen.

Two hurricanes

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 08:56
Cuba and Puerto Rico responded differently to devastating hurricanes, the BBC's Will Grant reports.

Catalonia referendum: Madrid takes over local policing

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 08:52
A Madrid official takes over local policing in Catalonia to stop the disputed independence vote.

Blink 182, Korn and Avenged Sevenfold to play Chester Bennington tribute

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 07:54
Acts sign up for a special gig in memory of the singer, who killed himself in July.

Popular Indian guru arrested over alleged rape of law student

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 06:26
Falahari Maharaj is accused of raping a 21-year-old law student at his ashram in Rajasthan state.

North Korea: Tremor detected near weapon test site

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 04:55
It remains unclear if the magnitude 3.4 tremor was caused by an explosion or a natural event.

Trump rails against Republican Obamacare rebels

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 03:45
Republicans who refuse to back repeal legislation lack "guts", the US president says.

US student trapped in Indiana cave for three days

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 02:21
Lukas Cavar, 19, says he had to lick the walls of the cave for moisture during his three day ordeal.

Mexico quake: 'If you die saving someone it's ok'

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 01:23
The BBC followed a recovery effort in Mexico City, after Tuesday's deadly 7.1-magnitude earthquake.

Iran tests missile despite Trump pressure

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 01:22
The launch of the Khoramshahr missile, with a range of 2,000km, was shown on state TV.

NFL: Donald Trump says players protesting during US national anthem should be fired

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 00:23
US president Donald Trump says NFL players who protest during the national anthem should be fired.

ICYMI: A hidden Picasso, Trump and a forest fire

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 00:01
A few of the stories you may have missed this week.

Brexit: UK needs to clarify issues - Macron

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 21:42
The French president says Theresa May needs to sort out three key issues before talks turn to trade.

China limits oil trade to North Korea and bans textile trade

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 21:42
Traditionally Pyongyang's only ally, China is removing key economic sources after new UN sanctions.

Puerto Rico dam failure sparks mass evacuation

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 21:40
Rainfall from Hurricane Maria caused a dam to fail along the Guajataca River in Puerto Rico.

Mexico earthquake hit church during christening

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 19:33
A two-month-old baby was one of a number of people who died at the Santiago Apostol church.

Snow comes early to California

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 18:24
The unexpected and unseasonal snowfall hit the US state on the last day of summer.

Speed teens

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:00
Bosnia's young lugers are helping to restore an old Winter Olympic run in the mountains above Sarajevo.

Brazil's army sent to quell Rio favela violence

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:47
Soldiers are sent to help Rio police after heavily-armed drug gangs fought over its biggest favela.

Train spotting

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:35
Shanu Babar loves train journeys so much that he began documenting his. Soon, others joined him.


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