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Avicii: Fans gather in Stockholm to remember superstar DJ

BBC World News feed - 3 hours 25 min ago
Thousands gathered in the city's Sergels Torg plaza to remember the Swedish musician, who died on Friday.

Mia Khalifa filmed a porn scene where she was wearing a hijab.

BBC World News feed - 11 hours 19 min ago
Former porn star Mia Khalifa says she received abuse after she filmed a porn scene wearing a hijab.

The best and worst space films, according to Nasa

BBC World News feed - 14 hours 37 min ago
The best and worst space films, according to Nasa

The plastic choking Indonesian rivers

BBC World News feed - 14 hours 48 min ago
A crisis of plastic waste in Indonesia has become so acute that the army has been called in to help.

Is hate speech law killing German comedy?

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:16
Comedians in Germany have been caught up in the county’s strict online hate speech laws.

Tourist takes crowdfunded trip to British islands

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:05
American Joe Hill thought a Facebook group for Jersey, the Channel Island, was for New Jersey.

Groped while reporting on sexual harassment

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 16:50
Vera Papisova was groped at Coachella while reporting on sexual harassment for Teen Vogue.

Avicii: The songs that made him a superstar

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 16:23
Swedish DJ Avicii, one of the world's biggest electronic dance music stars, has died in Oman aged 28.

Over 2,000 US schools walk out over gun violence

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 16:10
Students were demanding gun legislation that promotes school safety, 19 years since the Columbine massacre.

Florida police clear out classroom after shooting

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 14:44
A suspect is in custody after a school shooting in Ocala, Florida, left one student wounded.

Russian crackdown on Telegram app 'failing'

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 13:38
The messaging app is working around attempts to block it by authorities.

How one woman was shunned for having cancer but found a 'new family'

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 11:27
This Kenyan woman was rejected by friends and family after being diagnosed with cervical cancer.

Tammy Duckworth's newborn makes history at US Senate vote

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 05:08
Tammy Duckworth's daughter was allowed into the US Congress' upper chamber after a rule change.

Is East Africa ready for kitenge Fridays?

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 03:04
The East African Community has recommended that people in the region wear colourful cotton fabric on Fridays.

Do you know how to wear an oxygen mask?

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 23:05
Photos taken on board a Southwest Airlines plane following an in-flight emergency have caused alarm.

James Comey says there is no-one who can control Donald Trump's behaviour

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:35
James Comey says there is no one around who can control Donald Trump's behaviour

'Greatest' distance runner showdown at London Marathon

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:29
Four of the world's top male distance runners battle it out at the London marathon.

K-foreign: The hidden Westerners in Korean drama

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:01
South Koreans dominate the K-drama industry, but what if you're a foreigner trying to make it big?

National Guard trio drummed out for sock puppet oath

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:00
Three Tennessee National Guard members are removed after using a sock puppet in an oath ceremony.

There's a clown running for US Congress. Literally

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:21
Steve Lough was a circus performer for 30 years - now he wants to enter the political arena.