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Oil executive killed in plane crash

Total CEO Christophe de Margerie was killed in a collision between a plane and a snow plough at a Moscow airport.

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Paralysed man walks after transplant

A Bulgarian man, who was paralysed from the chest down following a knife attack in 2010, can now walk again.

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Japan tackles revenge porn on Facebook

A Tokyo court has ordered Facebook to disclose the IP addresses used by fake accounts that were posting revenge porn, says a lawyer.

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Biden’s son regrets drug drama
October 17 2014 at 10:42

Hunter Biden - the son of US Vice-President Joe Biden - was discharged from the US Navy reserve after testing positive for cocaine.

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Uruguay’s marijuana law faces uncertain future
October 17 2014 at 10:42

Uruguay’s landmark law legalising marijuana sales is off to a rocky start.

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Japan calls off search for missing hikers
October 17 2014 at 10:30

Rescue authorities have halted the search for people still missing on Mount Ontake, citing dangerous conditions near the volcano.

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IS fighters ‘slowed by air strikes’
October 17 2014 at 10:29

Two days of US-led air strikes have slowed an advance by Islamic State militants against Kurdish forces defending Kobane.

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Vatican waters down gay references in key text
October 17 2014 at 10:29

The Vatican made several changes to an English translation of passages about homosexuality in a divisive document.

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Dismemberment video shown to jury
October 17 2014 at 09:58

Canadian jurors were warned before being shown a video of a man cutting into a human buttock with a knife and fork.

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Dutch premier meets Putin on MH17 disaster
October 17 2014 at 10:11

Mark Rutte pushed Russian leader Vladimir Putin for “maximum co-operation” in the probe into Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17.

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North Korean leader seen using cane again
October 17 2014 at 10:04

Kim Jong-un has made his second public appearance in four days - and he is still walking with the aid of a black cane.

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Police clear out Mong Kok protesters
October 17 2014 at 09:49

Hundreds of Hong Kong police have cleared out pro-democracy protesters at a key site - another setback for the student movement.

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Hospital apologises to Ebola victim’s family
October 17 2014 at 09:49

The Texas hospital that cared for the first man diagnosed with Ebola in the US reached out to his family this week.

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