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In pictures: Ferguson riots aftermath  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:28:14 GMT
Scenes of widespread damage in Ferguson 
Picture power: Pausing the moment  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:12:21 GMT
Story behind an image of a student protest 
Day in pictures: 25 November 2014  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:34:05 GMT
24 hours of news images: 25 November 
In pictures: Ruling sparks rioting in US town of Ferguson  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:45:45 GMT
Night of unrest follows a jury's decision 
The singing sailor of Oman  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 21:12:02 GMT
The young Omani who became a prewar fusion music hit 
How buckwheat sheds light on Russia's soul  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 21:17:52 GMT
The grain that tells you a lot about Russia's state of mind 
Swiss 'Ecopop' vote calls for big immigration cut  Sat, 29 Nov 2014 01:48:18 GMT
The European country voting to limit immigration 
In pictures: Dramatic week at Hong Kong protest camp  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 21:19:17 GMT
A dramatic week at Hong Kong's Mong Kok protest camp 
What happened to England's abandoned mansions?  Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:32:58 GMT
What happened to England's lost stately homes? 
Week in pictures: 22-28 November 2014  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:52:19 GMT
The best news photographs taken over the past week 
10 things we didn't know last week  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:30:24 GMT
Beer is less likely to slosh than coffee, and more nuggets 
Weekendish: The best of the week's reads  Sat, 29 Nov 2014 01:31:52 GMT
The best of the week's reads from the BBC News website 
Filipina maid rescued after video plea  Sat, 29 Nov 2014 01:43:29 GMT
Domestic worker rescued after emotional plea 
In pictures: Hindu animal sacrifice  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:51:29 GMT
Hindu worshippers flock to Nepal for controversial sacrifice festival 
Why a death in sport hits us so hard  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:50:05 GMT
Why are people so strongly affected by a death in sport? 
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After The Ferguson Decision, A Poem That Gives Name To The Hurt  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:51:11 -0500
Do More Boots On The Border Equal Security?  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:51:00 -0500
'New Yorker' Cover Shows A Divided St. Louis  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:51:00 -0500
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Nigeria leader condemns mosque raid  Sat, 29 Nov 2014 02:40:18 GMT
Mubarak murder retrial verdict due  Sat, 29 Nov 2014 02:28:48 GMT
Taiwan holds biggest local elections  Sat, 29 Nov 2014 04:25:51 GMT
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