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US mudslide death toll rises to 16

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:53
Officials in the US state of Washington say they have recovered 16 bodies from Saturday's massive mudslide and believe they have found eight more.
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Film4 boss to join National Theatre

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:51
Channel 4 and Film4's Tessa Ross, one of Britain's most powerful film and TV executives, is to become the National Theatre's new chief executive.
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Abramovich loss 'left tycoon broken'

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:47
A Russian tycoon fell into a depression after losing a legal fight with Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich, an inquest hears.
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Just what is 'consciously uncoupling'?

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:47
Gwyneth Paltrow has described her separation from Chris Martin as a "conscious uncoupling". But what is that?
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VIDEO: Boy rescued from Washington mudslide

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:47
Footage from 22 March of the mudslide in Oso, in the US state of Washington, shows a young boy being carried away by a helicopter rescue team.
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VIDEO: 1D star's nervous wait to meet Queen

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:38
The Queen has hosted a reception for more than 300 Irish people including One Direction singer Niall Horan, X-Factor judge Louis Walsh and former boxer Barry McGuigan.
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Five held over UVF double murder

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:34
Police investigating the murder of two Catholic workmen in north Belfast in May 1994 are now questioning five people.
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Apple seeks greater emoji diversity

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:25
Apple says it has asked the body responsible for the standard list of emoji text-message pictures to create a character set with greater racial diversity.
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MPs to get free vote on fox hunting

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:23
MPs will still get a free vote on repealing the hunting ban, Downing Street says, after ministers fail to agree on easing the rules on farmers using dogs for fox control.
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VIDEO: Inside mobile quality testing lab

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:21
Linda Yueh has been granted rare access to a lab where mobile phones are put through various stress tests to check they meet quality standards.
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Pakistan holds Taliban peace talks

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:17
A first day of peace talks between the Pakistani government and the Taliban. aimed at ending years of violence, has come to a close.
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Nigeria conflict 'affects millions'

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:07
More than three million people are facing a humanitarian crisis in three Nigerian states hit by an Islamist-led insurgency, the government says.
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Missing plane search for 122 objects

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:01
A further 122 objects potentially from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 have been identified by a satellite, a Malaysian minister says.
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Brooks's PA 'wouldn't commit crime'

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 10:54
Rebekah Brooks's former assistant, Cheryl Carter, tells the phone-hacking trial she would never commit a crime for her ex-boss.
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