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  • 28 Nov 14 AM: Mexico police reform

    Fri, 28 Nov 14

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    Nigeria deadly bomb attack / Swiss immigration referendum / Muhammad Ali's home audio tapes

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  • 27 Nov 14 PM Ebola cases continue to rise in southeastern Guinea

    Thu, 27 Nov 14

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    Israel 'foils Jerusalem attacks' / Crime author PD James dies aged 94.

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  • 27 NOV 15 AM Ebola vaccine trials success

    Wed, 26 Nov 14

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    Ebola vaccine development / Ferguson case reaction / Christians worried in Turkey

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  • 26 Nov 14 PM Zimbabwe VP accused of plot against Mugabe

    Wed, 26 Nov 14

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    Pakistani polio-workers killed / US policeman explains why he shot unarmed teenager / Life in Syrian city bombarded by government / Could climate-change fixes cause havoc for billions ?

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  • 26 Nov 14 AM Michael Brown's family responds

    Wed, 26 Nov 14

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    Michael Brown's family rejects verdict, condemns violence / 78 killed in Nigeria / Dutch girl in court for jihadi links / Cricketer Hughes in hospital

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  • 25 Nov 14 PM Violent protests in Ferguson

    Tue, 25 Nov 14

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    Pope says EU is seen as "aloof" / Voting begins in Indian-administered Kashmir / Global conference on tackling depression / How drums express Burundi's history

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  • 25 Nov 14 AM Ferguson awaits Grand Jury decision

    Tue, 25 Nov 14

    Duration:
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    US Defence Secretary Hagel resigns / Nigerian response to Boko Haram is criticised / Garcia Marquez archive goes to a US university

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  • 24 Nov 14 PM Iran nuclear talks fail to achieve a deal

    Mon, 24 Nov 14

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    Russian minister on impact of sanctions / How BBC reporter filmed footage used in "Band Aid" video / Blood of Ebola survivors is used to treat victims / Campaign to save a traditional New York diner

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  • 24 Nov 14 AM Iran's nuclear deadline looms

    Mon, 24 Nov 14

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    Time runs out for deal on Iran's nuclear programme / Former Miss World describes trauma before contest / 12 year old boy shot dead in US city

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  • 23 Nov 14 Sun Brutal Boko Haram attack

    Sun, 23 Nov 14

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    Voting in Tunisia / Trierweiler's kiss and tell memoir / Paddington the bear: the film

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