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Colombia court restores Bogota mayor  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:58:18 GMT
A court in Colombia rules that President Juan Manuel Santos should reinstate the ousted mayor of Bogota, Gustavo Petro, within 48 hours. 
Lebanese MPs fail to elect president  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:27:10 GMT
Members of Lebanon's parliament fail to elect a new president at the first attempt before Michel Suleiman's six-year term expires on 25 May. 
Primark to open its first US stores  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:26:44 GMT
Clothing retailer Primark is to open its first US stores, beginning with a 70,000 sq-ft shop in Boston. 
Three children found dead in London  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:41:09 GMT
A woman is arrested after three children are found dead at a house in south London. 
Clifford jury gets majority direction  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:01:35 GMT
Jurors in the indecent assault trial of publicist Max Clifford are told they can return a majority verdict of nine to one. 
Violent crime 'continues to fall'  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:23:17 GMT
Violent crime is continuing a long-term fall in England and Wales, according to annual figures from NHS hospitals. 
UK government hits borrowing target  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:11:54 GMT
The UK government borrowed £107.7bn in the financial year to April 2014, lower than the amount it borrowed the previous year. 
In pictures: divers search South Korea ferry  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:39:00 GMT
Divers search South Korea ferry 
In pictures: Rural murals  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:03:36 GMT
Huge murals in Dumfries and Galloway 
In pictures: Garcia Marquez tributes  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:30:56 GMT
Memorials Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez 
Day in pictures: 22 April 2014  Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:28:47 GMT
News photos from past 24 hours: 22 April 
In pictures: Easter celebrations  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:49:13 GMT
Christians mark Easter Sunday 
Day in pictures: 21 April 2014  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:45:39 GMT
News photos from past 24 hours: 21 April 
Week in pictures: 12-18 April 2014  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:01:46 GMT
News photographs from around the world 
In pictures: South Korea ferry sinks  Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:43:18 GMT
Passenger ferry in South Korea capsizes 
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National News From NPR
In Illinois, A Town That's Half-Destroyed But Filled With Hope  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:38:00 -0400
Stowaway Teen May Have Been Trying To Reunite With His Mom  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:35:00 -0400
In Tulsa, Combining Preschool With Help For Parents  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:23:26 -0400
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World News From BBC
Russia in new Ukraine attack threat  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:46:39 GMT
Hamas-Fatah unity deal announced  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:40:22 GMT
Plane search examines coastal debris  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:39:52 GMT
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