Politics and Such

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Australia's Norfolk Island faces fight for independence

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 15:16
Australian island that won't give up independence without a fight
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Iannucci to make Copperfield film

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 15:12
The Thick of It creator Armando Iannucci is to adapt a new version of Charles Dickens' David Copperfield for the big screen.
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Taliban-swap US soldier charged

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 15:11
Sgt Bowe Bergdahl, the US soldier held by the Taliban in Afghanistan for five years before a controversial prisoner swap, is charged with desertion.
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Yemen president flees rebel advance

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 14:40
Yemeni President Abdrabbuh Hadi flees his palace in Aden as Houthi forces advance on the city, with reports of fighting on the outskirts.
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Met police 'had files on MPs in 90s'

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 14:39
A former undercover police officer has told BBC News that Scotland Yard kept intelligence files on MPs during the 1990s.
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16 republicans pardoned since 2000

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 14:27
Sixteen republicans received royal pardons between 2000 and 2002, the Northern Ireland Office discloses.
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VIDEO: Grief in Spain at student plane deaths

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 14:08
The German victims of the Alps air crash included 16 pupils returning from an exchange trip in Spain.
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'Racist chants' Chelsea five in court

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 14:00
Five men accused over racist chanting on the Paris Metro ahead of Chelsea's Champions League game in the city contest a football banning order application.
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Charles Taylor to stay in UK jail

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 13:40
Former Liberian President Charles Taylor is ordered to serve the rest of his jail term in the UK, after losing a request to be transferred to Rwanda.
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Three Americans among Alps crash dead

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 13:39
Three Americans died in the Alps air crash that killed 150 people, the US state department has confirmed.
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Facebook Messenger lets apps plug in

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 13:24
Facebook opens up its Messenger app to accept posts from other photo, video, audio and Gif-based social networks.
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Car smoking ban MSP welcomes backing

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 13:13
The Liberal Democrat MSP behind a bill to ban smoking in cars when children are present welcomes the support of the Scottish government.
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Pietersen completes Surrey deal

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 13:10
Kevin Pietersen rejoins Surrey for the 2015 season as he steps up his bid to earn an England recall.
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Unique Minecraft project for schools

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 13:06
Up to 50,000 schoolchildren in Northern Ireland will have access to one of the world's most popular video games in their classrooms
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VIDEO: 'Useable sounds' on plane black box

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 12:57
Air accident investigators say that they have found "useable sounds" on the black box from the plane which crashed in the Alps on Tuesday, but it could take months to decipher them
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Nigeria denies 500 children abducted

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 12:50
Nigeria's government denies that militant Islamists abducted 500 children from a town in the north-east, saying the number is lower.
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Workers 'forced to live under stairs'

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 12:39
Vulnerable eastern Europeans were trafficked to Plymouth and ordered to live under the stairs "like some grotesque Harry Potter concept", a court hears.
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Dating site ban for 'serial abuser'

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 12:38
A "serial abuser" who admitted unlawfully wounding a woman he met online is banned from dating websites in a bid to stop him attracting more women.
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Cameron apology over infected blood

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 12:27
Prime Minister David Cameron apologises on behalf of the British government to victims of the contaminated blood scandal.
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Tracking Britain's jihadists

BBC News (Headlines) - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 12:25
The stories behind those who back IS
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