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Alabama upset: What Jones victory over Moore means for Trump

BBC World News feed - 3 hours 36 min ago
Few thought the Democrats could pull off such a historic victory, and it could have real consequences for the president, says Nick Bryant.

'Lonely gifs' by Motocross Saito celebrate solitude in Japan

BBC World News feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 19:50
An illustrator's creative gifs depicting solitary "calm in the chaos" of urban life attract interest online.

Raqqa casualties: 'I blame the coalition'

BBC World News feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 19:26
Civilians are returning to Raqqa after Islamic State were pushed out, but dangers, and wounds, remain.

DR Congo crisis: On Kasai's hunger road

BBC World News feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 17:26
Fergal Keane reveals the crisis in DR Congo's Kasai region, where millions face starvation.

Roy Moore's skittish escape on horseback

BBC World News feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 15:42
Roy Moore's skittish escape happened after he appeared at an Alabama polling site to cast his vote.

Does this statue deserve a red card?

BBC World News feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:17
A wild-haired statue of footballing legend Maradona has been unveiled in India.

Macron: Trump 'will change his mind' on climate accord

BBC World News feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 06:18
French President Emmanuel Macron has said he thinks the US is "extremely aggressive to decide on its own just to leave" the climate accord.

After Weinstein, Trump sexual misconduct accusers demand action

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 20:18
More than a dozen women have accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct. Now, in the moment of #MeToo, how do they feel?

Syrian army deserters on why they had to escape the civil war

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 19:22
Seif and Ghadir both deserted the "slavery" of the Syrian Army and fled the country.

Hunting the shipwrecks of the slave trade

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 19:09
Marine archaeologists in Senegal are diving on the wrecks of ships used in the transatlantic slave trade.

France: Migrants at the frozen border

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 19:08
Migrants attempt to cross from Italy to France through the mountains in sub zero temperatures.

Nureyev debuts but director still under arrest

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 19:07
A ballet about the famous Soviet dancer Rudolf Nureyev, who defected to the West, premiered five months late.

Maradona unveils statue of himself

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 14:07
Argentina legend legend Diego Maradona unveils a 12-foot statue of himself complete with 1980s hairdo and enormous World Cup trophy.

The photographer who lowers herself into active volcanoes

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 11:54
Photographer Ulla Lohmann lowers herself into active volcanoes to take pictures.

The world's youngest island

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 10:04
Scientists think Hunga Tunga Hunga Ha'apai might hold clues on where to look for life on Mars.

New York explosion: How events unfolded in Manhattan subway

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 08:43
An explosion in the subway system injured four and caused chaos in rush hour. This is what happened.

The Israeli PM meets EU foreign ministers, but differences emerge immediately.

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 05:28
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu meets EU foreign ministers, but differences emerge immediately.

Bambi on ice: Deer rescued from frozen lake in Oregon

BBC World News feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 03:11
Firefighters came to the aid of a deer which became stranded after the water froze over at an Oregon golf course.

Basingstoke photographer Laura Donohoe says this dress saved her life

BBC World News feed - Sun, 12/10/2017 - 19:04
Laura Donohoe faced life in a wheelchair, but this dress got her walking again.

Reporter caught up in tear gas clashes

BBC World News feed - Sun, 12/10/2017 - 11:17
Protests against US President Donald Trump's controversial decision turn ugly again in Beirut.