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Las Vegas shooting: Concertgoers take cover amid gunfire

BBC World News feed - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 03:06
Panicked concertgoers sheltered where they could amid the sound of automatic gunfire in Las Vegas.

Edmonton attack: Asylum-seeker arrested over 'terror' incident

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 23:49
A Somali-born refugee has been arrested in connection with attacks in Edmonton, Alberta in which five people were injured, officials say.

Catalonia referendum: Violence as police block voting

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 22:58
Spain has declared the Catalan referendum illegal and hundreds of people were injured as police used force to block voting.

Conservatives flee 'too liberal' California for Texas

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 19:23
Fed up with California politics, Paul looked to Texas, and is helping others do the same.

Bull wrestling for love in Madagascar

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 19:21
In the highlands of Madagascar men risk death wrestling bulls to attract a bride.

Born stateless: Looking for a country to love me

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 19:18
Maha Mamo had to look for a country that would give her an identity because her parents' home wouldn't.

South Korea's tattoo taboo

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 19:17
Why is tattooing so controversial in South Korea?

Catalan referendum: Hundreds sing anthem at Barcelona rally

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 16:45
Hundreds gather for a rally in Barcelona after a day of clashes between police and Catalan voters.

Catalonia: Video shows violence as police tackle voters

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 11:42
Spanish police are filmed violently tackling voters as they try to prevent a banned vote in Catalonia, Spain.

Balaclava-clad police seize ballots at Catalan polling station

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 10:02
Police forcibly remove ballot papers from voters.

Happy News: Elmo and the 'hug button'

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 08:10
This week's stories that should push your "hug button".

Police use batons on crowd

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 06:41
Spanish riot police try to stop a referendum on Catalonian independence from going ahead.

Bali volcano: Inside a volcano evacuation camp

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 05:26
For many of those forced out of their villages by Mount Agung, makeshift shelters are now home.

Marilyn Manson fan describes moment rock star was hit by prop

BBC World News feed - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 02:53
Eyewitness Anthony Biscardi describes the moment a large prop fell on rock star Marilyn Manson.

Austria bans full-face veils

BBC World News feed - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 18:50
Wearing burkhas or niqabs will be illegal from Sunday as part of a wider clampdown on face coverings.

Coolio: 'I may move to Europe because of Trump'

BBC World News feed - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 18:42
Coolio is touring the UK so we sat down and spoke about Trump, UK hip-hop and of course, Gangsta's Paradise.

How advertisers are now targeting women in Saudi Arabia

BBC World News feed - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 18:09
Saudi Arabia's ban on women driving will end in June next year, creating a potentially huge new market for car makers.

Northern Lights and punchy parliament: Some stories you may have missed this week

BBC World News feed - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 14:35
Some stories you may have missed this week

Polling station for Catalonia's banned referendum

BBC World News feed - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 10:17
Tom Burridge reports from one of the designated polling stations for a banned independence referendum.

Boris Johnson reciting Kipling in Myanmar temple 'not appropriate'

BBC World News feed - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 07:51
Boris Johnson was being filmed for a Channel 4 documentary when he recited some lines from a Kipling poem inside a Myanmar temple.