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Orthodox Church split: Five reasons why it matters

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:31pm
Ukraine is pulling churches away from Russia's grip - a very sensitive issue in the current conflict.
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Teach children how to avoid dog bites, say MPs

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:30pm
Parents and schools need expert guidance, MPs say, as they call for a review into "dog aggression".
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'I still have so many questions'

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:25pm
Lex Warner died while diving off northern Scotland in 2012 - but his family still have "many unanswered questions".
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Nehanda, the Shona spirit medium that inspired Mugabe

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:23pm
Nehanda Nyakasikana led the fight against British colonisers in Zimbabwe in the 19th Century.
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Is the EU really united over Brexit?

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:22pm
It's all to do with money and timing, says the BBC's Europe editor Katya Adler.
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The Facebook cleaners: 'I've seen hundreds of beheadings'

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:19pm
What's it like to be someone who watches banned content on social media so you don't have to?
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China disappearances show Beijing sets its own rules

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:16pm
Beijing's crackdown on a film star and the Interpol chief highlights its use of secret detentions.
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Trump defends Saudis the same way he backed Kavanaugh

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 6:10pm
President Donald Trump defended Saudi Arabia in an interview Tuesday, suggesting the wave of criticism the Middle Eastern kingdom has received over a missing Saudi journalist is premature.
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Why dumping rubbish is a waste of money

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:09pm
Dumping rubbish is a waste of valuable resources, says Arthur Huang - and his company is showing why.
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Peter Jackson: Lord of Rings director's WW1 movie They Shall Not Grow Old opens

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:08pm
Silent footage has been painstakingly restored by Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson.
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Should universities consider ethnicity in admissions?

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:07pm
Harvard has been accused of racial bias in picking students. Should universities really consider ethnic backgrounds?
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Newspaper headlines: 'No-deal Brexit could lead to £36bn bill'

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:05pm
The Daily Telegraph details a warning from the chancellor, while other papers lead with a celebrity divorce.
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Love Island breast enlargement ad banned

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:00pm
A TV ad showing young women with breast implants feeling "amazing" is banned by advertising watchdog.
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Trump threatens to cut aid to Honduras over migrants

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 5:52pm
A group of at least 1,500 migrants is currently in Guatemala, heading north toward the US border.
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Saudi Arabia's money in US politics

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 5:26pm
CNN's Jake Taper highlights Saudi Arabia's long-standing financial influence in US politics.
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This house withstood a historic hurricane

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 5:16pm
Russell King and Dr. Lebron Lackey, the homeowners of one of the few houses left standing in Mexico Beach, Florida, following Hurricane Michael, say when they built their home they kept asking themselves what would survive "The Big One."
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Netflix adds more subscribers than thought

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:53pm
The firm added nearly seven million subscribers in the quarter against a forecast of five million.
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Gazing monkeys image wins top wildlife photo award

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:52pm
Two snub-nosed monkeys sitting on a stone is the top shot at Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2018.
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Republic of Ireland 0-1 Wales: Harry Wilson free-kick wins Nations League tie

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:51pm
A depleted Wales beat the Republic of Ireland as Harry Wilson's beautiful free-kick illuminates an otherwise drab Nations League match in Dublin.
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Mary Bono: USA Gymnastics boss quits after Simone Biles & Aly Raisman criticism

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:48pm
The interim boss of USA Gymnastics resigns after her appointment was criticised by Olympic champions Simone Biles and Aly Raisman.
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