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The moment train shelter collapses in Chicago lightning storm

Tue, 2016-07-26 10:45
Dramatic footage has emerged of the moment a train shelter collapsed during a lightning storm in Chicago.

Australian wins tropical island resort in raffle

Tue, 2016-07-26 10:37
An Australian couple decided to make their 16-room home on a tropical island the first prize in a raffle.

The Syrian refugees in 'no man's land'

Tue, 2016-07-26 10:13
Aid agencies say urgent help is needed for more than 85,000 Syrian refugees stuck in "no-man's land" by their country's border with Jordan.

Politics, karate and cats

Tue, 2016-07-26 09:46
Martial arts was the theme of a book fair coming to a close in Hong Kong. But being the city it is, there had to be some politics on display, reports Tzu-Wei Liu of BBC Chinese.

France church attack: Terrorists will stop at nothing -Hollande

Tue, 2016-07-26 09:33
President Francois Hollande says that two armed men who killed a priest at a church in a suburb of Rouen, northern France, claimed to be from so-called Islamic State.

What's life like for Tajikistan's stateless?

Tue, 2016-07-26 09:13
Many former Soviet citizens in Tajikistan are considered stateless, and lack access to basic services, as Abdujalil Abdurasulov reports.

Malawian 'hyena man' arrested for having sex with children

Tue, 2016-07-26 08:53
An HIV-positive Malawian, who says he is paid to have sex with children as part of initiation traditions, is arrested on the orders of the president.

German GP: Historic Hockenheim is back - but for how much longer?

Tue, 2016-07-26 08:33
Looking ahead to the German Grand Prix, which has a storied history and superstar drivers - so why is it so under threat?

Mamadou Sakho: Liverpool defender home early from pre-season USA tour

Tue, 2016-07-26 08:22
Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho returns early from their USA tour - but the club have not commented on reports he has been sent home by boss Jurgen Klopp.

Rio 2016: Jonnie Peacock in ParalympicsGB track and field team

Tue, 2016-07-26 08:07
London 2012 gold medallist Jonnie Peacock is named in a 54-strong ParalympicsGB track and field team for the Rio Games.

Irom Sharmila: India activist to end fast after 16 years

Tue, 2016-07-26 08:01
Indian activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who who has been fasting for 16 years against a draconian military law, decides to end her agitation.

Ten killed in Mogadishu airport blasts in Somalia

Tue, 2016-07-26 07:30
Two large explosions have targeted the main entrance to the airport in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.

Key Islamic State leader Saad Emarati 'killed in Afghanistan'

Tue, 2016-07-26 07:07
Afghanistan's military says it has killed more than 120 suspected militants, including a founder of so-called Islamic State's faction in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Rio Olympics 2016: Five Russian canoeists banned from Games

Tue, 2016-07-26 06:50
Five sprint canoeists are the latest Russian athletes banned from the Rio Olympics after the report into state-sponsored doping in the country.

France church attack: Priest killed near Rouen

Tue, 2016-07-26 06:45
A priest has been killed in an attack by two armed men at his church near Rouen in northern France.

Epic voyage

Tue, 2016-07-26 06:36
Images from different stages of Solar Impulse 2's round-the-world voyage to promote renewable energy.

Man arrested for Timberlake 'slap'

Tue, 2016-07-26 06:18
An onlooker appears to touch Justin Timberlake's face as he walked through a crowd at a charity golf tournament in America.

Star Wars company admits charges over Harrison Ford leg break

Tue, 2016-07-26 05:57
A production company behind Star Wars pleads guilty to two criminal charges after Han Solo actor Harrison Ford broke his leg on set.

Japan knife attack: 19 killed at care centre in Sagamihara

Tue, 2016-07-26 05:46
Nineteen residents have been killed in a knife attack at a care centre for people with mental disabilities in the Japanese city of Sagamihara.

Sri Lanka v Australia: Muttiah Muralitharan hits back at 'traitor' jibe

Tue, 2016-07-26 05:23
Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan defends his right to coach Australia during a Test series between the sides after being called a "traitor".

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