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US troops in Poland for exercises 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:28:38 GMT 
    A first US contingent arrives in Poland for military exercises amid heightened tensions with Russia over Ukraine.


Ban blames all Syria sides over aid 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:02:52 GMT 
    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon accuses all parties in Syria's civil war of "flagrant violations" of international law over the delivery of aid.


Facebook earnings surge on mobile ads 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:43:34 GMT 
    Facebook reports growing earnings on surging mobile advertising revenue as chief finance officer David Ebersman prepares to leave.


S Sudan president sacks army chief 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:48:17 GMT 
    South Sudan's president sacks the head of the national army amid reports of military setbacks - including rebels seizing the oil hub of Bentiu.


Oldest baseball player dies aged 102 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:49:53 GMT 
    The oldest former player with Major League Baseball, Conrado 'Connie' Marrero, has died in at home in Havana aged 102.


Obama pledges Japan islands support 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:11:34 GMT 
    US President Barack Obama tells Japan that islands it disputes with China are covered by a bilateral defence treaty, as he begins an Asian tour.


Canada to drop 'flawed' rail tankers 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:00:21 GMT 
    Canada says it will phase out the type of rail tankers involved in the deadly train derailment in Lac-Megantic last July.


Hamas and Fatah declare end to rift 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:59:14 GMT 
    Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal, saying they will seek to form a unity government in the coming weeks.


Debris dismissed in plane search 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:28:25 GMT 
    Authorities in Australia say material washed ashore is not related to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.


Ecclestone trial to begin in Germany 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:29:16 GMT 
    Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone goes on trial on bribery charges in the German city of Munich, and could face 10 years in jail if convicted.


Deadly car bomb strikes Nairobi 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:46:40 GMT 
    Four people, two of them police, are killed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi by a car bomb outside a police station.


Binge drinking 'link to overeating' 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:57:29 GMT 
    Drinking more than three large glasses of wine can push people over a "tipping point", meaning they consume about 6,300 extra calories in the following 24 hours, research says.


VIDEO: 'We just want to live normally' 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:19:03 GMT 
    The BBC meets a pro-Russian family living in a rural area of Ukraine, who say their support for Moscow does not mean they are separatists.


VIDEO: Andy Murray in tears at Stirling award 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:55:42 GMT 
    Tennis star Andy Murray has been awarded the freedom of Stirling in a ceremony which made the Wimbledon champion break down in tears.


VIDEO: DJ Duke: Will and Kate hit the decks 
  Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:52:03 GMT 
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been taught how to DJ, during the latest leg of their royal tour of Australia.
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