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VIDEO: Cubans trace roots to African village

BBC News - 58 min 19 sec ago
A community in western Cuba has traced songs they sing back to a village in Sierra Leone.

VIDEO: Package holidays blamed for cancer rise

BBC Health - 1 hour 15 min ago
The most dangerous form of skin cancer is now five times more common than it was in the 1970s.

VIDEO: Package holidays blamed for cancer rise

BBC News - 1 hour 15 min ago
The most dangerous form of skin cancer is now five times more common than it was in the 1970s.

VIDEO: Ukraine to probe Sloviansk attack

BBC News - 1 hour 42 min ago
Ukraine says it will launch an investigation into a fatal shooting in the east of the country which has raised tension with Russia further.

VIDEO: Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies

BBC News - 4 hours 45 min ago
US former boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, whose wrongful conviction for murder caused an international outcry, has died at the age of 76.

VIDEO: Boston runners recall marathon attack

BBC News - 8 hours 4 min ago
Doctor Natalie Stavas finished last year's Boston Marathon just as the bombs exploded, and now the runner turned first responder prepares to run again.

VIDEO: Russian outrage at Ukraine killing

BBC News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 19:36
Russia has expressed outrage after at least three people were killed at a pro-Russian checkpoint in eastern Ukraine.

VIDEO: Archbishop's sermon highlights suffering

BBC News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 12:50
The Archbishop of Canterbury has highlighted the suffering of people facing conflict around the world during his Easter sermon.

VIDEO: Phillips completes BMX World Cup double

BBC News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 10:54
Great Britain's Liam Phillips wins the Supercross title at the first round of the BMX World Cup series in Manchester, adding to his time-trial victory.

VIDEO: Pope prays for Syria and Ukraine

BBC News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 10:50
The pope has prayed for an end to conflicts around the world including in Syria and Ukraine, in his Easter address.

VIDEO: Rural poverty aid 'reluctance'

BBC News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 08:34
The UK's largest operator of food banks, the Trussell Trust, revealed this week that it handed out nearly a million food parcels in the past year, but in rural Scotland there is reluctance amongst some people to seek help with poverty.

VIDEO: Christians mark Easter in tense Ukraine

BBC News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 07:03
Orthodox Christians in Ukraine are celebrating Easter although the situation in the country remains unstable.

VIDEO: Baby prince meets a Bilby at the zoo

BBC News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 06:51
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their royal tour of Australia with a tour of Taronga Zoo accompanied by their son Prince George.

VIDEO: Greek skies light up for Easter

BBC News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 06:44
Rival parishes on the Greek island of Chios have marked the evening before Orthodox Easter - by firing hundreds of rockets at each other's churches.

VIDEO: More bodies found in ferry search

BBC News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 02:59
More bodies have been recovered in the search for missing passengers from a South Korean ferry which capsized and sank with hundreds of people on board.

VIDEO: Why France is rediscovering tea

BBC News - Sat, 04/19/2014 - 23:10
France has been rediscovering a passion for tea, with a recent boom in sales of high-quality scented and non-scented blends.

VIDEO: 'Luckily we couldn't see the lions'

BBC News - Sat, 04/19/2014 - 21:30
A driver has been talking about the moment her car caught fire - while in the middle of the lion enclosure at Longleat Safari Park.

VIDEO: Archbishop holds outdoor baptisms

BBC News - Sat, 04/19/2014 - 15:41
The Archbishop of York has baptised 16 people by immersing them in a large tank of water outside York Minster.

AUDIO: Off-roading 'disaster for habitats'

BBC News - Sat, 04/19/2014 - 14:11
Illegal off-roading on mountain ranges across Denbighshire is damaging protected wildlife habitats, Natural Resources Wales (NRW) has said.

VIDEO: Three missing in Everest avalanche

BBC News - Sat, 04/19/2014 - 13:15
The search resumes for three missing local guides after an avalanche kills 13 Sherpas on the slopes of Mount Everest.
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