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Ferguson jury process is 'broken' 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:14:41 GMT 
    Lawyers for Michael Brown's family say the process that cleared a police officer who shot dead the teenager in Ferguson is "broken" and "unfair".


Pope complains of 'haggard' Europe 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:29:59 GMT 
    Pope Francis warns that Europe appears "somewhat elderly" and less and less a protagonist, in a speech to EU politicians in Strasbourg.


S Leone Ebola workers dump bodies 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:05:52 GMT 
    Burial workers in the Sierra Leonean city of Kenema dump bodies in public in protest at non-payment of allowances for handling Ebola victims.


France puts Russian warship on hold 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:20:13 GMT 
    France suspends "until further notice" the delivery of a helicopter carrier to the Russian navy because of continuing violence in eastern Ukraine.


Raqqa air strikes 'kill dozens' 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:58:54 GMT 
    At least 36 civilians have been killed in air strikes by Syrian government warplanes on the Islamic State-held northern city of Raqqa, activists say.


PM warns net firms after Rigby murder 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:29:32 GMT 
    David Cameron says internet companies must act on terrorist material, after it emerges one of Lee Rigby's killers spoke on Facebook about wanting to murder a soldier.


Colombia rebels release two soldiers 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:47:42 GMT 
    Colombia's Farc rebels release two soldiers taken hostage earlier this month, a first step towards resuming peace talks.


Eight Yemen hostages freed in raid 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:45:13 GMT 
    A group of seven Yemenis and a US military expert kidnapped by al-Qaeda-linked militants are freed by Yemeni forces, an official tells the BBC.


More Bill Cosby shows cancelled in US 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:49:53 GMT 
    Two more Bill Cosby shows are axed as the veteran comedian continues to face allegations of sexual assault.


Bangladesh 'Hajj critic' is arrested 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:28:25 GMT 
    A senior Bangladeshi politician who criticised the annual Hajj pilgrimage made by Muslims to Mecca is arrested in Dhaka for insulting Islam.


Players to get support over Hughes 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:19:55 GMT 
    Players who witnessed batsman Phil Hughes suffering a serious head injury in Sydney will be given counselling.


VIDEO: Extreme adventurers adopt plucky dog 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:49:02 GMT 
    A team of Swedish extreme adventurers on a 10-day race through the Amazon rainforest have adopted a stray dog who started following them around after they fed him.


VIDEO: Underwear protest by Mexican farmers 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:56:55 GMT 
    Mexican farmers hold a protest wearing just underpants and a photograph to protest against alleged abuse of power.


AUDIO: Songwriters' bad science lyrics 
  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:54:38 GMT 
    Blue Peter Scientist Steve Mould is given the task of looking at some of the worst offenders.


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  Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:53:16 GMT 
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