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Ferguson jury rules on Brown death  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:37:44 GMT
A grand jury reaches a decision over whether to charge a police officer who killed teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, says his family. 
Optimism as Iran nuclear talks fail  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 23:51:58 GMT
Both the US and Iran say they are confident of reaching a deal over Tehran's nuclear programme despite the failure of the latest round of talks. 
US defence secretary to step down  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:54:20 GMT
Chuck Hagel has resigned as US defence secretary after less than two years in the post, following a series of meetings with President Barack Obama. 
Swiss museum to accept 'Nazi art'  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:21:09 GMT
Switzerland's Bern Art Museum says it will accept hundreds of works of art bequeathed by German Nazi-era art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt. 
Falling oil price costs Russia $100bn  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:38:05 GMT
The falling oil price is costing Russia up to $100bn a year, while Western sanctions have hit the country by a further $40bn, its finance minister says. 
Spain priests held over child abuse  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:49:21 GMT
Police in Granada have arrested three priests and one layman on suspicion of child sex abuse, according to Spain's interior minister. 
Ukraine 'will hold Nato referendum'  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:54:25 GMT
Ukraine's president says he intends to hold a referendum on joining Nato, in a move likely to anger Russia. 
Women not equal to men, says Erdogan  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:31:42 GMT
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says women cannot be treated as equal to men, and accuses feminists of rejecting motherhood. 
US death sparks replica gun law call  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:00:35 GMT
The fatal shooting by US police of a 12-year-old boy brandishing a replica gun in a playground prompts calls for the guns to be more clearly marked. 
Band Aid single storms to number one  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:32:42 GMT
Band Aid 30's Do They Know It's Christmas? debuts at number one in the UK singles chart after selling more than 312,000 copies last week. 
Casablanca piano sells for $2.9m  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 22:49:50 GMT
The piano featured in the classic World War Two drama Casablanca sells for $2.9m at Bonhams Auction House in New York. 
VIDEO: Ebola survivors offer 'glimmer of hope'  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:54:36 GMT
The BBC's Global Health Correspondent Tulip Mazumdar reports from the Guinean capital Conakry on how some Ebola survivors hope to ease the Ebola crisis in their country. 
VIDEO: Flying the 'Nintendo' fighter jet  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:42:57 GMT
BBC Click's Dave Lee finds out what it's like flying the newest advanced fighter jet, the F-35 Lightning II. 
VIDEO: Can live events save TV ratings?  Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:17:25 GMT
For programme makers it is becoming increasingly difficult to generate big ratings on TV but the solution may lie in live television, especially in America, as Tom Brook reports 
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