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Liberia in 'trees for cash' deal  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:11:15 GMT
Liberia is to become the first nation in Africa to completely stop cutting down its trees in return for development aid. 
Go TV-free to fight fat, says NICE  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:55:54 GMT
Adults and children should consider having TV-free days or limiting viewing to two hours a day under new proposals to tackle obesity. 
Sierra Leone hails Ebola lockdown  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:11:02 GMT
Authorities in Sierra Leone say a three-day curfew aimed at containing the Ebola outbreak has been a success and will not be extended. 
Liverpool 2-2 Middlesbrough  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:25:42 GMT
Liverpool beat Middlesbrough 14-13 in an extraordinary penalty shootout to progress to the fourth round of the Capital One Cup. 
McIlroy has outgrown me - McDowell  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:54:23 GMT
Graeme McDowell admits Rory McIlroy's four majors and world number one status may mean the end for their Ryder Cup partnership. 
Ants v humans  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 23:04:48 GMT
A recent wildlife programme suggested that all the ants in the world weigh as much as all the people - but is that true? 
Getting a driving licence without a test  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:03:59 GMT
In most places you need to pass a test to get a driving licence - for now Mexico City is an exception. 
Nigeria MPs fury at 'cash arms deal'  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:14:50 GMT
About 50 Nigerian MPs storm out of parliament after a motion to discuss an alleged $9.3m cash arms deal in South Africa was blocked. 
China jails Uighur academic for life  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:40:43 GMT
A Chinese court jails Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti for life for separatism, his lawyer says, in a verdict a rights group calls "deplorable". 
Turkey hints at Iraq hostage swap  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:07:16 GMT
Turkey's President Erdogan does not deny reports that 49 hostages, mostly Turks, were freed by Islamic State (IS) as part of a prisoner swap. 
Row over Galapagos tortoise's body  Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:33:11 GMT
A dispute has broken out between Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands over where the preserved body of a Galapagos giant tortoise should be housed. 
Hostage family receives plea for life  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:14:08 GMT
The family of British hostage Alan Henning receives an audio file of him "pleading for his life". 
Charges in Philadelphia 'hate crime'  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:47:29 GMT
Philadelphia police are seeking three people in connection with the beating of a gay couple in the city centre. 
Miliband £2.5bn pledge 'to save NHS'  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:27:37 GMT
Ed Miliband tells the Labour conference he wants to recruit 36,000 NHS doctors, nurses and other health staff - partly funded by a tax on tobacco firms and expensive homes. 
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. 
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California Public Pension Fund Shifts To Clean Energy  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:59:00 -0400
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