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Venezuela election: Violence on polling day

BBC World News feed - Sun, 07/30/2017 - 13:12
Protesters blocked roads and clashed with security forces as voting started to elect a new legislative body.

Hot air balloon 'record broken' in France

BBC World News feed - Sun, 07/30/2017 - 10:35
Enthusiasts in France claim they've flown 456 hot air balloons from an air base in France.

Boa constrictor 911 call released

BBC World News feed - Sun, 07/30/2017 - 06:10
"I have a boa constrictor stuck to my face", the terrified woman told Ohio emergency services.

US bombers fly over Korean peninsula

BBC World News feed - Sun, 07/30/2017 - 05:37
The two US B-1 bombers were joined in the exercise on 30 July by South Korean and Japanese planes.

On the front line of Caracas protests

BBC World News feed - Sat, 07/29/2017 - 20:59
For months, Gregorio Marrero has been photographing the protests in Venezuela's capital.

'I don't like hiding my identity so I stay inside'

BBC World News feed - Sat, 07/29/2017 - 20:56
A new exhibition called 'The House of Kings and Queens' looks at the experiences of LGBT people in Sierra Leone.

The 22-year-old making lucrative 'food porn'

BBC World News feed - Sat, 07/29/2017 - 19:13
How a recent college graduate is making tens of thousands of dollars with his food-themed Instagram feed.

Is this Turkey's Rocky?

BBC World News feed - Sat, 07/29/2017 - 19:10
"Nothing is difficult" for 18-year-old mixed martial arts (MMA) champion Kadir Dalkiran.

Turkish women march against 'unacceptable' dress code

BBC World News feed - Sat, 07/29/2017 - 15:10
Hundreds of women march in Istanbul in protest at the pressures they face to dress conservatively.

Kenya election: Fake BBC Focus on Africa report explained

BBC World News feed - Sat, 07/29/2017 - 05:01
How do you spot a fake news report? The BBC's Focus on Africa editor explains.

Migrant crisis: Austria kicks out Afghan kickboxer

BBC World News feed - Sat, 07/29/2017 - 02:41
An Afghan kickboxer tells the BBC of his sadness at being expelled from Austria to Croatia.

Russian bird farm: The millionaire with 5,000 pigeons

BBC World News feed - Fri, 07/28/2017 - 19:19
Viktor Kharlashin won't say how much he has spent on his bird farm, but it's one of the biggest in Europe.

Scarred by Islamic State, 'captive' in Greece

BBC World News feed - Fri, 07/28/2017 - 14:23
Migrants describe fleeing torture by the militant group - only to find scant help while in detention on Lesbos.

US healthcare: Watch McCain topple Trump's 'skinny repeal' bill

BBC World News feed - Fri, 07/28/2017 - 11:51
John McCain voted against repealing the Obama-era healthcare law. But did you see everything else going on in the chamber?

Car drives into vape shop in California

BBC World News feed - Fri, 07/28/2017 - 09:37
Security camera footage shows the shop owner escaping the incoming vehicle - but only just.

Gay 'dad dating' game is a surprise hit

BBC World News feed - Fri, 07/28/2017 - 06:40
Dream Daddy topped the best-sellers chart on games store Steam shortly after its release.

Using cheap magnet, hacker beats protections on a "smart" handgun.

BBC World News feed - Fri, 07/28/2017 - 00:38
A hacker circumvents protections on a gun designed to limit who can shoot it.

Meet Afghanistan's Top Guns

BBC World News feed - Thu, 07/27/2017 - 22:45
A new generation of Afghan fighter pilots are starting to fly missions against the Taliban.

'Wildies' have roamed free in Alberta for at least 100 years

BBC World News feed - Thu, 07/27/2017 - 17:50
A team of volunteers is taking a different approach to managing Alberta's wild horse population.

Yemen crisis: BBC gains rare access

BBC World News feed - Thu, 07/27/2017 - 15:50
The BBC witnesses the hidden reality inside the war-torn country.