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White House defends Trump's Britain First tweets

BBC World News feed - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 12:39
Trump's spokeswoman said he was highlighting concerns about border security when he shared the videos.

Slobodan Praljak: War criminal 'took poison' in court

BBC World News feed - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 11:37
Slobodan Praljak drank a small vial of liquid after his original 20-year prison sentence was upheld.

Australia's youngest senator pledges to champion disabled cause

BBC World News feed - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 11:28
The 23-year-old said: "My generation is one alive with the desire to make change."

Lauer co-host reacts to allegations: 'I'm heartbroken'

BBC World News feed - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 09:48
NBC Today show co-host Savannah Guthrie says she has to reconcile her love for Lauer with the allegations.

Young offenders in Senegal are taught fencing to learn respect

BBC World News feed - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 09:34
Fencing lessons are teaching young offenders in Senegal how to respect each other.

North Koreans applaud latest missile test

BBC World News feed - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 08:51
North Korea says it has successfully tested a new type of missile that can reach every major city in the US.

Wingsuit stunt flyers glide into plane

BBC World News feed - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 07:18
Two BASE-jumping experts jumped from Jungfrau mountain into a moving plane.

Breakthrough in coral restoration, say researchers

BBC World News feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 19:21
Coral is growing on the Great Barrier Reef after first being grown in tanks, say researchers.

How wasps are used to control crop pests

BBC World News feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 19:10
The Brazilian firm that breeds wasps in the growing industry of biological pest control.

Pirelli calendar 2018: A different vision of Wonderland

BBC World News feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 19:07
The new calendar features an all-black cast inspired by Alice in Wonderland.

Bali volcano: Inside the Mount Agung exclusion zone

BBC World News feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 17:28
Some residents flee to shelters, others risk staying, as Mount Agung spews out ash.

Why a town in Poland bought Tom Hanks a car for his birthday

BBC World News feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 17:13
Monika Jaskolska saw his social media posts about the Fiat 126p and decided to go for a grand gesture.

Viewsnight: 'Trump has changed America for the better’

BBC World News feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 15:27
Republicans Overseas' Drew Liquerman says President Trump has already achieved more than his predecessors.

India's Hyderabad loves hosting Ivanka Trump

BBC World News feed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 05:36
Ivanka Trump is visiting the south Indian city for a business summit.

On patrol with Mexico's avocado police

BBC World News feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 21:27
Standing up to the drug cartels targeting avocado producers.

Can a bank in a box replace a branch?

BBC World News feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 19:26
One firm has developed an interactive cash-machine which, it says, can do 80% of the tasks typically undertaken in a bank.

A vehicle in Southern California crashes into a gym

BBC World News feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 19:17
No one was injured after a driver lost control and crashed a vehicle into a gym wall, police say.

Rohingya refugees forced into sex work

BBC World News feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 19:10
The BBC's Reeta Chakrabarti uncovers evidence of teenage Rohingya girls being forced into sex work in Bangladesh.

Woman with Down's syndrome makes history at US beauty pageant

BBC World News feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 18:20
Mikayla Holmgren is the first woman with Down's syndrome to compete in Minnesota's Miss USA pageant.

Rapper without jaw finds his voice

BBC World News feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:21
How Isaiah Acosta found his voice and became a rapper.