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Ukraine rebels give up 'black boxes' 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:44:14 GMT 
    Rebels in eastern Ukraine have handed over two flight-data recorders from the downed MH17 plane to Malaysian officials.


Israeli soldier missing in Gaza 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:16:42 GMT 
    An Israeli soldier is missing in Gaza, Israel says, as it continues its ground offensive against militants


New FGM measures announced at summit 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:27:13 GMT 
    New measures aimed at ending female genital mutilation and forced marriage within a generation will be announced at a global summit in London.


Indonesia to name new president 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:44:06 GMT 
    Indonesia is to name its new president, following a closely-fought election that saw both candidates claim victory.


Kabul airport bomb kills 'foreigners' 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 05:50:15 GMT 
    A suicide bomb outside Kabul airport kills at least four people, three of them reportedly foreigners, officials say.


S Korea ferry boss death confirmed 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:22:12 GMT 
    Police in South Korea say a body they found in June is that of the fugitive boss of the operator of a ferry that sank in April killing 300 people.


Boston bomber 'friend' found guilty 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:12:40 GMT 
    A friend of one of the men suspected of carrying out the Boston Marathon bombing is convicted of impeding the investigation into the attack.


Texas deploys troops to US border 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:09:32 GMT 
    Texas Governor Rick Perry orders 1,000 troops to the US border with Mexico, saying the federal government had failed to secure it.


Prince George pictures mark birthday 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:54:17 GMT 
    Two new images of Prince George are released as the third in line to the throne celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday.


Boko Haram 'controls' Nigeria town 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:31:49 GMT 
    Nigeria's militant Islamists raise their black flag in the town of Damboa after capturing it, a local vigilante leader tells the BBC.


Police arrest death still unexplained 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:47:15 GMT 
    Authorities have yet to determine a cause of death for Eric Garner after he succumbed during an arrest in New York City.


Beef's greater environment burden 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:08:53 GMT 
    A new study says the production of beef is around 10 times more damaging to the environment than any other form of livestock.


VIDEO: Train with MH17 bodies on the move 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:40:35 GMT 
    A Ukrainian train with bodies from the Malaysia Airlines plane crash heads for the eastern city of Kharkiv from rebel-held areas amid worsening fighting.


VIDEO: 'I was forced to marry a stranger' 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:22:50 GMT 
    BBC News hears from a 17-year-old in Zambia who was forced into marriage against her will.


VIDEO: BBC on ground in Gaza as rockets fly 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:07:55 GMT 
    Paul Adams reports from the almost deserted streets of Sha'af in Gaza where rockets are "coming in all the time".
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