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Two hot air balloons collide after wind changes

BBC World News feed - Fri, 06/09/2017 - 17:38
A change of wind direction caused a near-disaster for two US balloonists.

Trump: 'Who would ask a man to pledge allegiance?'

BBC World News feed - Fri, 06/09/2017 - 14:57
President Donald Trump rejects James Comey's account of their conversations and says he would "100%" be willing to speak under oath.

Moscow arrests as thousands fear losing homes

BBC World News feed - Fri, 06/09/2017 - 13:25
The proposed demolition of 4,500 blocks of flats prompted a rare and unsanctioned protest in Moscow.

South Africa wildfires: Hundreds of homes destroyed

BBC World News feed - Fri, 06/09/2017 - 12:28
High winds have fanned flames in South Africa's famed Garden Route.

Chelsea Manning thanks Obama in first interview

BBC World News feed - Fri, 06/09/2017 - 09:23
Chelsea Manning speaks for first time since her release from prison for leaking sensitive information.

Comey hearing: President Trump's attorney responds

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/08/2017 - 15:39
The president's attorney Mark Kasovitz responds to ex-FBI director James Comey's Senate testimony.

Comey's most revealing moments

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/08/2017 - 14:53
The former FBI director called the president's character into question while reflecting on his own actions in front of the Senate.

Comey hearing: The first 10 minutes of testimony on Trump and Russia

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/08/2017 - 11:42
It was a rare blockbuster that lived up to the billing. Watch the first 10 minutes of drama unfold.

Iran parliament attack: Moment gunmen burst into Tehran building

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/08/2017 - 11:08
CCTV footage shows the moment gunmen began a deadly assault in Tehran on Wednesday.

Comey on Trump administration: 'Lies - plain and simple'

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/08/2017 - 09:51
Ex-FBI chief James Comey accuses President Trump's administration of spreading "lies" about him.

Why pugs' tongues shouldn't actually stick out

BBC World News feed - Thu, 06/08/2017 - 00:10
It might be cute but pugs whose tongues stick out point to a birth defect

Turkish police seize massive drug haul

BBC World News feed - Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:46
Authorities were tipped off that a cargo ship bound for Turkey was smuggling heroin.

'Oldest Homo sapiens' found

BBC World News feed - Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:38
Fossils of five early humans have been found in North Africa that show Homo sapiens emerged at least 100,000 years earlier than previously recognised.

Wingsuit pilot Fraser Corsan 'breaks speed record'

BBC World News feed - Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:33
A British man is thought to have broken the World Record for greatest peak speed flown in a wingsuit.

Welcome to the Museum of Failure

BBC World News feed - Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:30
Remembering some of the big name inventions that weren't a big success.

The 'zero-star hotel' without walls

BBC World News feed - Wed, 06/07/2017 - 16:20
You can book a room in this Swiss 'hotel' and spend the night outside.

Iran symbols of power hit by its 'first so-called IS' attack

BBC World News feed - Wed, 06/07/2017 - 12:40
At least 12 people were killed in the gun attack on Parliament and Ayatollah Khomeini's mausoleum.

From rubbish to a resource

BBC World News feed - Wed, 06/07/2017 - 10:41
A Colombian binman has built a library from discarded books.

Islamic State snipers targeting fleeing Mosul civilians

BBC World News feed - Wed, 06/07/2017 - 10:04
Families in Mosul report that so-called Islamic State has killed dozens of people trying to escape.

Watergate 'pales' beside Trump-Russia allegations - James Clapper

BBC World News feed - Wed, 06/07/2017 - 07:37
The ex-US director of national intelligence spoke before former FBI chief James Comey's testimony.