BBC News Special Episode guide

  1. US Midterm Elections

    Live coverage of the US Midterm elections presented by Katty Kay and Jon Sopel.

    First broadcast: 05 Nov 2014

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  2. Oscar Pistorius: The Verdict

    A BBC News Special, live from Pretoria, presented by Karin Giannone.

    First broadcast: 12 Sep 2014

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  3. State of the Union Address 2014

    Live coverage of President Barack Obama's State Of The Union speech to the US Congress.

    First broadcast: 29 Jan 2014

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  4. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

    Jon Sopel meets Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

    First broadcast: 18 Jan 2014

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  5. Oscar Nominations 2014

    Jane Hill presents coverage as the nominees for the 86th Academy Awards are announced.

    First broadcast: 16 Jan 2014

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  6. Nelson Mandela

    Huw Edwards presents a special news report from the BBC.

    First broadcast: 05 Dec 2013

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  7. Nelson Mandela Announcement

    An address by South African president Jacob Zuma.

    First broadcast: 05 Dec 2013

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  8. JFK 50 Years On

    Live coverage from Dallas as the assassination of John F Kennedy is remembered.

    First broadcast: 22 Nov 2013

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  9. The Spy Chiefs on Camera

    The heads of GCHQ, MI5 and MI6 are questioned by the Intelligence and Security Committee.

    First broadcast: 07 Nov 2013

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  10. President Karzai talks to Yalda Hakim

    In one of his last major interviews as president, Hamid Karzai speaks to Yalda Hakim.

    First broadcast: 19 Oct 2013

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  11. Olympics 2020

    Coverage from Buenos Aires as the IOC announces the host city for the 2020 Games.

    First broadcast: 07 Sep 2013

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  12. The Prince of Cambridge leaves hospital

    A special news report as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge leave hospital with their son.

    First broadcast: 23 Jul 2013

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  13. The Prince of Cambridge

    A special report from the BBC with the latest news on the birth of the Prince of Cambridge

    First broadcast: 23 Jul 2013

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  14. The Prince of Cambridge

    A special news report from the BBC as the birth of the Prince of Cambridge is announced.

    First broadcast: 22 Jul 2013

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  15. Boston

    Latest reports and a recap of events in Boston.

    First broadcast: 19 Apr 2013

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  16. Baroness Thatcher Funeral

    With Simon McCoy at Westminster and Jane Hill at St Paul's Cathedral.

    First broadcast: 17 Apr 2013

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  17. Enthronement of the Archbishop of Canterbury

    Huw Edwards presents coverage as Justin Welby is enthroned as Archbishop of Canterbury.

    First broadcast: 21 Mar 2013

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  18. Papal Election

    Coverage from the Vatican of the announcement of the new pope.

    First broadcast: 13 Mar 2013

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  19. The Pope's Last Public Audience

    Pope Benedict XVI holds his last public audience in Rome.

    First broadcast: 27 Feb 2013

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  20. The Pope's Last Public Audience

    Pope Benedict XVI holds his last public audience in Rome.

    First broadcast: 27 Feb 2013

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  21. Oscars 2013

    BBC News reviews the results from the 85th Annual Academy Awards Ceremony.

    First broadcast: 25 Feb 2013

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  22. Oscars 2013

    BBC News reviews the results from the 85th Annual Academy Awards Ceremony.

    First broadcast: 25 Feb 2013

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  23. State of the Union Address 2013

    Live coverage of President Barack Obama's State Of The Union speech to the US Congress.

    First broadcast: 13 Feb 2013

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  24. The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI

    A BBC News special covering the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI.

    First broadcast: 11 Feb 2013

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  25. Snow Across Britain

    A news special reporting from across the country on the heavy snowfall that has hit the UK

    First broadcast: 18 Jan 2013

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  26. Oscar Nominations 2013

    BBC News reports live from the announcement of the nominations for the 85th Oscars.

    First broadcast: 10 Jan 2013

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  27. George Entwistle

    A report on the resignation of the BBC's director general George Entwistle.

    First broadcast: 10 Nov 2012

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  28. US Election 2012

    US Election Night live from Washington.

    First broadcast: 06 Nov 2012

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  29. US Presidential Debate

    Live coverage of the final US presidential debate from the Lynn University, Florida.

    First broadcast: 23 Oct 2012

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  30. US Presidential Debate

    Live coverage of the second US presidential debate from the Hofstra University, New York.

    First broadcast: 17 Oct 2012

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