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Ferguson protests spread across US 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:26:06 GMT 
    A dozen US cities see new protests over the decision not to charge a white policeman who shot a black teenager in Missouri, with rioting in California.

Cricketer Hughes 'remains critical' 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:55:51 GMT 
    Australia batsman Phil Hughes remains in a critical condition after being struck on the head by a ball in a match.

Climate fixes 'could harm billions' 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 01:12:15 GMT 
    Schemes to tackle climate change could prove disastrous for billions of people, but might be required for the good of the planet, scientists say.

Theft of shoes from WW2 death camp 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:49:21 GMT 
    Thieves steal shoes belonging to Jewish Holocaust victims at a former concentration camp in Poland

Juncker reveals giant EU investment 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:14:44 GMT 
    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is giving details of a €300bn (£238bn;$374bn) investment plan to kick-start Europe's economy.

Dozens arrested in HK crackdown 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:02:41 GMT 
    Scores of protesters including two prominent student leaders are arrested in Mong Kok during operations to dismantle protest camps.

AC/DC drummer appears in court in NZ 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:53:34 GMT 
    The Australian drummer of rock group AC/DC briefly appears in court in New Zealand, arriving late, to face a charge of threatening to kill.

Messi breaks Champions League record 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:11:54 GMT 
    Barcelona's Lionel Messi becomes the Champions League's all-time top scorer by scoring against Apoel Nicosia.

Armed jewel robbers in Paris chase 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:43:39 GMT 
    Two armed robbers who held up a jewellery shop and took a hostage hand themselves in to police following a chase across Paris.

Hungary police 'blame rape victims' 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:47:19 GMT 
    Police in Hungary are accused of blaming victims of sexual assault after releasing advice that warns young women of the risks of flirting.

VIDEO: Where now for HK protesters? 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:09:32 GMT 
    The removal of the Mong Kok activist camp by the authorities means protests in Hong Kong continue in just two sites.

VIDEO: Mobile showers for the homeless 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:29 GMT 
    A new initiative in San Francisco offers the city's homeless population mobile showers and toilets in a converted bus.

VIDEO: How to hack a molecular microscope 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:07:46 GMT 
    A PhD student from Brunel University London has saved himself £100,000 by 'hacking' his own kit.

VIDEO: Angelina Jolie on directing Unbroken 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:27:31 GMT 
    Oscar winning actress Angelina Jolie has attended the premiere in London of her new film, Unbroken.

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  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 02:58:43 GMT 
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