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VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 06:54:24 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.

VIDEO: Texas children 'monitored for Ebola' 
  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:31:35 GMT 
    More information has come to light about the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States.

VIDEO: Iraq PM: IS threatens Iraq's existence 
  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:47:32 GMT 
    Iraq's new prime minister Haider al-Abadi has told the BBC that Islamic State continues to pose 'an existential threat' to the his country.

VIDEO: Shell hits Ukraine playground 
  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:58:19 GMT 
    At least ten people have been killed in the city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine.

VIDEO: The day Ivan got hitched to Ove 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:08:36 GMT 
    It is 25 years since Denmark became the first country to celebrate same-sex civil unions.

Facebook apologises to drag queens 
  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:30:51 GMT 
    Facebook has apologised to transgender and drag queen users whose accounts were deleted for violating its policy on using "real names".

Horowitz to write new Bond novel 
  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 23:54:48 GMT 
    Anthony Horowitz, best-selling author of the Alex Rider teenage spy adventures, becomes the latest writer invited to pen a new James Bond novel.

Pimco investors withdraw record sum 
  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:09:48 GMT 
    Bond giant Pimco saw its investors withdraw a record $23.5bn (£14.5bn) in funds after manager Bill Gross abruptly left the company last month.

Japan in $617bn 'fat finger' error 
  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 03:48:37 GMT 
    Japan's stock markets were rattled after a trading error caused more than $600bn (£370bn) worth of orders to be made and then cancelled.

Airlines told to replace cockpit kit 
  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:49:37 GMT 
    The US air safety regulator has ordered airlines to replace cockpit displays in more than 1,300 planes because of fears that wi-fi signals can make them go blank.

VIDEO: Role of social media in HK protests 
  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:13:00 GMT 
    As thousands of people continue to protest on the streets of Hong Kong, what role has social media been playing in the demonstrations?

Fry: Drugs different to abuse cases 
  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 03:37:54 GMT 
    Actor and broadcaster Stephen Fry says there is a "huge moral difference" between historical drug use and cases of sexual abuse.

'Racist' Banksy mural destroyed 
  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:50:27 GMT 
    A Banksy mural showing a group of pigeons holding anti-immigration banners is destroyed after a complaint the work was "racist".

Sharks can be 'social or solitary' 
  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 03:17:59 GMT 
    A UK study finds that the most feared predators in the sea have individual personalities, which determine how readily they socialise.

Farmers to protest milk price cuts 
  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:45:15 GMT 
    Following the announcement of fresh price cuts, dairy farmers say they will take direct action within the next four days.
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