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Hostage family receive plea for life  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:18:38 GMT
The family of British hostage Alan Henning say they have received an audio file of him pleading for his life. 
DJ Travis guilty of indecent assault  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:41:30 GMT
Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is convicted of one count of indecent assault in 1995 but cleared of two further charges. 
Cameron in UN talks over IS action  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:47:24 GMT
David Cameron is holding talks at the UN to see "what more the UK can do" to help international efforts "to tackle the threat we all face" from Islamic State. 
In pictures: Landscapes in black and white  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:52:28 GMT
On show at Museum of Modern Art in Wales 
Week in pictures: 13-19 September 2014  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:19:20 GMT
The best news photos from around the world 
In pictures: Scottish independence referendum results  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:13:28 GMT
Scotland votes "No" to independence 
Day in pictures: 22 September  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:41:39 GMT
News images from around the world: 22 September 
Your pictures: Vintage  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:26:35 GMT
Readers' photos on the theme of "vintage" 
Day in pictures: 19 September  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:23:08 GMT
News images from around the world: 19 September 
Day in pictures: 18 September  Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:33:26 GMT
News images from around the world: 18 September 
In pictures: Memory of History  Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:48:00 GMT
Lewis Bush's pictures link the past with the present 
How lasers revealed a lost city in the jungle  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:14:49 GMT
How lasers have revealed an ancient city beneath the forest 
Why is the Birmingham accent so difficult to mimic?  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:54:13 GMT
Why is the Birmingham accent so difficult to mimic? 
Secret Service struggles behind scenes  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:30:16 GMT
White House break-in adds to Secret Service woes 
New battle for Ukraine's wounded  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 06:23:21 GMT
Ukraine's wounded forced to fight for artificial limbs 
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Khorasan Group Composed Of Al-Qaida Veterans  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:32:34 -0400
At U.N., Attention Divided Between Air Strikes And Climate Chage  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:24:03 -0400
At 'World Routes,' Airports Court Airlines To Bring In More Flights  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:24:03 -0400
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IS 'not America's fight alone'  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:11:08 GMT
Ebola death rates 70% - WHO study  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:45:08 GMT
PM: Queen purred over Scotland vote  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:41:20 GMT
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