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'Weeping' Australia mourns Hughes  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:02:41 GMT
Australia is "weeping" at the death of cricketer Phillip Hughes, says former opening batsman Michael Slater - as the country mourns. 
Mexican president to overhaul police  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:28:18 GMT
Mexico's president announces plans for a massive overhaul of police, in the wake of the disappearance of 43 students in September. 
NZ murderer deported from Brazil  Fri, 28 Nov 2014 01:16:05 GMT
A New Zealand man serving a life sentence for child molestation and murder who escaped to Brazil has been deported to his home country. 
Huge clean-up after Brisbane storm  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:55:37 GMT
A huge clean-up operation is under way in Brisbane after a severe storm swept across south-east Queensland. 
Brazil legend Pele 'doing fine'  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:45:05 GMT
Brazil legend Pele says he is "doing fine" following treatment for a urinary infection at a Sao Paulo hospital. 
Explosion in Nigeria 'kills dozens'  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:03:09 GMT
At least 25 people are killed in an explosion in north-eastern Nigeria, close to the Cameroonian border, reports say. 
Yemen raid missed Western hostages  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:41:39 GMT
US and Yemeni troops who freed eight people held by al-Qaeda in a raid in eastern Yemen this week were looking for Western hostages who had been moved. 
Libya cafe bombed over graphic video  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 15:11:32 GMT
A fast-food restaurant in the capital Tripoli is bombed overnight after a video showing a worker defiling food in its kitchen. 
Israel 'foils Jerusalem attacks'  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:47:19 GMT
Israel says it has uncovered a Hamas cell in the West Bank that was planning to carry out a series of attacks in Jerusalem, including one on a stadium. 
Mitchell called PCs plebs, judge says  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:53:06 GMT
A judge says he is satisfied former chief whip Andrew Mitchell called police officers "plebs" as he rules against the MP in a High Court libel action. 
Crime author PD James dies aged 94  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:36:54 GMT
Best-selling novelist PD James, who created crime-fighting sleuth Adam Dalgliesh, dies at the age of 94. 
Oil prices plunge after Opec meeting  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:53:50 GMT
Crude oil prices slump in reaction to the decision by the Opec oil producers' cartel not to cut output. 
VIDEO: Poroshenko in reform pledge  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:51:11 GMT
The Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has promised a programme of radical reform during an address at the opening session of the country's new parliament. 
VIDEO: Parrots find home in Caracas  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 03:21:20 GMT
Caracas, the Venezuelan capital, is notorious for its crime and pollution, but it also, somewhat strangely for a city, has a thriving population of macaws. 
VIDEO: Hail storm causes chaos in Brisbane  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:15:18 GMT
A powerful storm cut power to tens of thousands of homes and businesses in Brisbane, Australia, bringing "golf ball-sized" hailstones with it. 
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