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US state executing killers faster than any other

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 23:39
The US state executing more killers than any other

Should flamethrowers be sold in the US?

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 23:24
Anger as US firm markets "cool tool" flamethrower

Crime clan continues to intrigue Argentina

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 23:15
Puccio crime family still shocks Argentina

VIDEO: Londongrad: TV show on expat Russians

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 23:05
The first Russian television series filmed almost entirely on location in London is about to air on the Russian commercial station STS.

Hodei: The man who vanished

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 23:05
A man goes to work abroad - and vanishes after six months

VIDEO: Rise and fall of the Black Panthers

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 23:05
A new film chronicles the rise and fall of the Black Panthers, the US radical political organisation which marks its 50th anniversary in 2016.

VIDEO: The Tube train that's now an office

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 23:02
BBC News looks at a refurbished Tube train in London, which has become an unlikely office space for a group of workers.

The entrepreneurs who are never home

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 23:02
The business owners who spend all their time on the road

VIDEO: 'We need Europeans to save us'

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 22:40
In the Hungarian capital, Budapest, scuffles have broken out between migrants and the authorities outside Keleti station.

Cardiff jihadist, 21, killed in Syria

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 22:33
A Cardiff man who is one of three from the city to have joined a jihadist group in Syria has died, the BBC is told.

Emissions 'far above' 2C target

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 22:29
Researchers say that global efforts to cut carbon are far short of what's needed to avert dangerous climate change.

VIDEO: Gas canister 'cause of house explosion'

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 22:14
It is thought a gas canister caused a huge explosion which ripped a house apart in Cornwall.

Budapest standoff enters second night

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 22:05
Angry migrants are stranded outside a Budapest railway station for a second night, as the EU struggles to agree a common response to the refugee crisis.

Outcry over drowned migrant boy photo

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 22:02
Images emerge of a three-year-old Syrian boy, whom reports name as Aylan, who drowned when the migrant boat he was in capsized off Turkey.

Separate trials in Freddie Gray case

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 21:41
A US judge rules that six Baltimore police officers accused of causing the death of a man in their custody will stand trial separately.

Alton Towers founder buys theme park

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 21:33
Alton Towers founder John Broome intends to turn a Cornwall theme park into a "premier European resort."

VIDEO: Did Cornish pasties originate in London?

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 21:31
A food writer from Yorkshire has claimed that Cornish pasties aren't really from Cornwall at all.

France drops Arafat poisoning probe

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 21:29
French judges say they have dropped an investigation into claims that former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was poisoned.

Migrant images put pressure on UK policy

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 21:20
David Cameron's conviction is that it's more effective to tackle the cause of the migrant crisis than the symptom - but images of a toddler washed up on a Turkish beach could add pressure on him to change course.

Is Teesta Setalvad India's most hounded activist?

BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 20:50
India's best-known activist tells BBC's Soutik Biswas that she has been vilified for running a dogged campaign to hold PM Narendra Modi responsible for the Gujarat riots.
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