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Spain floods: Man and dog rescued in Costa del Sol

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:27:35 GMT

A man and his dog are airlifted from chest-high floods in the Costa del Sol region of Spain.



Austria election: Van der Bellen promises to be "pro-European" president

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:31:13 GMT

Newly-elected Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen promises to be "pro-European" and open-minded.



Small tornado hits Russia's Olympic city Sochi

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:40:51 GMT

A small tornado descends on Russia's Olympic city Sochi as stormy weather batters the coastline.



Indian village goes back to bartering

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:05:29 GMT

Villagers in Brindapur, West Bengal, have gone back to bartering because of India's cash crisis.



Fidel Castro funeral: Crowds line streets to greet cortege

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:39:49 GMT

Cubans line the streets to see Fidel Castro's funeral cortege before he was laid to rest at a cemetery in Santiago.



Finland shooting: Vigil held for three women shot dead

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:42:14 GMT

A vigil is held for the three women - a local politician and two journalists - shot dead in Finland.



China's hi-tech bike hire startups

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:11:14 GMT

China's tech giants are backing sophisticated bike hire as a solution to the country's congested roads.



Oakland warehouse fire: Dozens feared dead

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:13:07 GMT

Dozens of people are feared dead after a fire broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in Oakland, California.



Brazil footballer's message for female players

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:15:19 GMT

Marta urges other female footballers not to let sexism from playing their sport.



CEO Secrets: TripAdvisor co-founder shares his business tips

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:10:55 GMT

Langley Steinert, the co-founder of TripAdvisor, shares the business advice he has learned.



Hawaii snow captured in time-lapse footage

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:54:54 GMT

Parts of the US state of Hawaii have received up to three feet (90cm) of snow.



MH370 relatives campaigning for answers on missing flight

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 15:16:13 GMT

Relatives of those who died on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 travel to Madagascar to lobby for the search for debris to be expanded.



Fidel Castro's ashes make their final journey across Cuba

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 16:10:06 GMT

Cubans have been lining the streets from Havana to Santiago as Castro's ashes make their final journey.



Chapecoense plane crash: Fans attend football team memorial

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 18:58:35 GMT

Tears and pain as the bodies of Brazil's plane crash victims arrive at Chapecoense stadium for a service.



The matador fighting bulls and sexism

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:34:37 GMT

Twenty-five-year-old Conchi Rios is one of only four female matadors fighting bulls in Spain.



Why is there an International Day of Persons with Disabilities?

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 10:30:38 GMT

Broadcaster Mik Scarlet gives a potted history of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities.



The tech enabling a man with quadriplegia to drive

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 03:03:52 GMT

The semi-autonomous Corvette has been modified to enable Sam Schmidt to drive on public roads.



The desperate families fleeing eastern Aleppo

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:13:59 GMT

Tens of thousands of Syrians are fleeing the daily shelling and airstrikes, each with their own desperately sad stories.



Commentator who cheated death

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:35:39 GMT

A Brazilian football commentator who was meant to be on the doomed flight to Colombia tells his story.



Children in Nigeria starving to death, says UN

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:07:49 GMT

Hundreds of thousands of people in northern Nigeria are suffering from acute malnutrition, warns the UN.



Italy's referendum: The scooter rider's guide

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 07:05:32 GMT

What's at stake in Sunday's Italian referendum? James Reynolds hopped on a scooter to find out.



Alligator snapping turtle's great escape

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:42:58 GMT

A huge alligator snapping turtle got stuck in a blocked drain pipe in Houston, Texas.



Gun-wielding student at Utah school disarmed by his mum

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:20:26 GMT

Aliza, a student at Mueller Park Junior School in Utah, describes how a gun-wielding classmate was disarmed by his parents.