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VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 04:35:26 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.


VIDEO: Base jumpers leap from 370m bridge 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:39:20 GMT 
    Base jumpers from around the world have been competing in Anshun city in China's Guizhou province.


VIDEO: River dwellers fear for their future 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:01:05 GMT 
    A government immigration census in Cambodia has members of the ethnic Vietnamese community living on the Tonlé Sap river fearing for their future.


VIDEO: Walliams joins SwimBritain relay 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:26:07 GMT 
    A series of swimming relays is taking place across Britain this summer, in an initiative to get more people enjoying the fun and fitness benefits of the sport.


VIDEO: Obama: We must stop sexual assault 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:36:05 GMT 
    US President Barack Obama launches the new 'It's on Us' campaign, which aims to prevent sexual assault at American universities.


VIDEO: Metal ballet meets Games of Thrones 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:01:02 GMT 
    Brutal Ballet performed a Games of Thrones inspired piece at TitanCon, a science fiction and fantasy convention in Belfast.


VIDEO: Cheetah cubs unveiled in San Diego 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:00:27 GMT 
    A pair of three-week-old cheetah cubs are unveiled at San Diego Zoo's Safari Park.


VIDEO: First buyer drops brand-new iPhone 6 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:15:41 GMT 
    The first person to buy the iPhone 6 in Perth, Australia, dropped his new gadget during an interview with a TV reporter.


Alibaba shares surge on NY debut 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:31:24 GMT 
    Alibaba's shares closed significantly above their initial price on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, a sign of the excitement surrounding the Chinese internet giant.


Shares rise in London on 'No' vote 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:05:06 GMT 
    Shares rise in London after Scotland rejects independence, as a rally in the pound fades.


eBay flaw has existed for months 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:38:46 GMT 
    A dangerous flaw that has exposed eBay customers to malicious websites has been affecting the site since at least February, the BBC has found.


Google and Apple encrypt by default 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:55:04 GMT 
    Google and Apple commit to encrypting users' data by default, to protect against hackers and the requests of law enforcement agencies.


Cape Fear actress Bergen dies aged 84 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:47:53 GMT 
    Polly Bergen, the actress whose fictional family was terrorised by Robert Mitchum in the 1962 film Cape Fear, dies aged 84.


Jolie to direct ivory poaching film 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:35:06 GMT 
    Angelina Jolie signs up to direct Africa, a film about a conservationist's battles with ivory poachers.


Mars Maven mission set for arrival 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:25:41 GMT 
    The US space agency's (Nasa) latest Mars satellite is set to arrive in orbit above the planet on Monday.
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