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Living with smoker risks highlighted  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:45:52 GMT
Non-smokers living with a smoker are exposed to three times the officially recommended safe levels of damaging air particles, according to a study. 
Day in pictures: 20 October  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:03:45 GMT
24 hours of news images: 20 October 
In pictures: Derry in 1969  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:36:19 GMT
Battle of the Bogside in 1969 by Gilles Caron 
Lynda Bellingham: Career in pictures  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:12:36 GMT
Actress Lynda Bellingham's career on screen 
In pictures: Kashmir floods aftermath  Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:33:55 GMT
Aftermath of worst flooding in Indian-administered Kashmir 
Week in pictures: 11-17 October 2014  Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:11:33 GMT
News photos from around the world 
Day in pictures: 17 October  Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:29:56 GMT
24 hours of news images: 17 October 
From silver mine to wet plate  Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:27:47 GMT
From silver mine to wet plate in Peru 
In pictures: Hong Kong protest art  Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:58:29 GMT
Creativity on the streets of Hong Kong 
The man who magically made maths fun  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:08:32 GMT
The man who magically made maths fun 
VIDEO: Surfing to fight depression  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:07:27 GMT
How a Bondi Beach surf club is tackling depression 
Ebola crisis: How Nigeria's Dr Adadevoh fought the virus  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:01:45 GMT
How one doctor saved Nigeria from a catastrophe 
Life inside a Taliban stronghold  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:31:14 GMT
Rare glimpse of militants' camp at the gateway to Kabul 
Hobbit find rewriting human history  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:32:06 GMT
Tiny species found a decade ago in Indonesia caused big rethink 
VIDEO: Man vs. Subway  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:24:47 GMT
How racing the tube became a worldwide trend 
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National News From NPR
Unrest In Ferguson May Speed Up Decline Of Real Estate  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:48:22 -0400
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One Lawyer's Fight For Young Blacks And 'Just Mercy'  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:00:00 -0400
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World News From BBC
Fresh fighting in key Syrian town  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:30:58 GMT
Ebola-hit nations get key supplies  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:49:38 GMT
Man walks again after transplant  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:07:41 GMT
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