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Confederate statue pulled down in North Carolina

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 10:26
A monument to pro-slavery forces is destroyed, in the wake of clashes in Charlottesville.

Norfolk beach giant pipe salvage under way

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 08:20
Salvage teams are removing a number of giant pipes which washed up on beaches.

Greece wildfires made worse by high winds

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 08:19
High winds are hampering efforts in Greece to extinguish wildfires near the capital Athens.

Sierra Leone mudslides: Rescue and recovery operation in Freetown

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 07:21
A rescue and recovery operation continues in Sierra Leone’s capital after mudslides kill more than 300.

The volcanologist who climbs active volcanoes

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 03:40
Nasa volcanologist Rosaly Lopes recommends visiting the volcanoes of Vanuatu for a spectacular experience.

Charlottesville death: Marianne Rubin, 89, joins protests

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 16:30
Why holocaust survivor Marianne Rubin is standing in solidarity with Charlottesville, Virginia.

US 1940s anti-Nazi film makes comeback

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 14:52
A 1940s US government film warning about the dangers of intolerance has made a comeback following a violent neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, at the weekend.

Mass Saman dance in Aceh breaks Indonesian record

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 13:03
More than 10,000 people performed a tribal dance in unison to raise the region's profile.

Trump denounces KKK and racism in Charlottesville

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 12:17
Donald Trump denounces racist violence after the killing of a protester in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Sierra Leone floods: Streets inundated in Freetown

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 10:35
Hundreds are feared dead after heavy rains caused flooding and triggered a mudslide.

India's Partition 70 years on: 'I killed a man'

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 07:30
The BBC's Secunder Kermani hears from a man who helped beat an Indian politician to death - and speaks to the victim's nephew.

Trump too tough on North Korea?

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 04:51
We ask South Koreans what they think about Donald Trump's strategy on North Korea.

'Eighteen dead' in Burkina Faso attack

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 03:26
Gunmen opened fire on customers seated outside a hotel and restaurant in the capital, Ouagadougou.

'It's an act of terror, it's a hate crime'

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 00:51
A friend of Heather Heyer who was killed in the Charlottesville car attack has spoken to the BBC.

Meet the fishermen beached by Obama

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 18:24
A national monument created in September 2016 has cost jobs in New England's fishing industry.

'Unite the Right' organiser Jason Kessler chased away by protesters

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 13:41
Jason Kessler was forced to retreat from a press conference over the violence in Charlottesville.

Rare white moose captured on film in Sweden

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 11:40
One of the just 100 white moose in Sweden has been filmed in the Varmland region.

Charlottesville Vice-mayor: 'Call them white supremacists'

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 11:08
Wes Bellamy, Charlottesville's deputy mayor, condemned the groups that sparked violence.

How Charlottesville became a flashpoint

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 08:04
How months of protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, led to clashes resulting in three deaths.

Korean border concert draws thousands

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 21:07
The "peace concert" took place near the demilitarised zone which splits the Korean peninsula.