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Trump offers 'compromise' to end government shutdown

His plan includes a concession on so-called Dreamer immigrants but Democrats have already rejected it.

BBC News

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 08:03:06 GMT

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Courchevel: Two killed in fire at French ski resort

A large fire broke out in a building housing seasonal workers in a popular French Alpine resort.

BBC News

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 08:40:55 GMT

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Skywatchers await 'super blood wolf moon'

During the spectacular event, the Earth's natural satellite turns a striking shade of red.

BBC News

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 01:52:24 GMT

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DR Congo court upholds Tshisekedi presidential election win

The court rejects an appeal against Felix Tshisekedi's victory launched by his defeated rival.

BBC News

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 01:54:18 GMT

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Mexico pipeline blast kills 71 and injures dozens more

Scores more were injured as they scrambled to steal fuel in Tlahuelilpan, near the capital.

BBC News

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 00:06:14 GMT

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'About 170 migrants dead' in Mediterranean shipwrecks

The UNHCR fears about 170 migrants have died in two separate shipwrecks in the Mediterranean.

BBC News

Sat, 19 Jan 2019 20:37:51 GMT

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An alpaca walks into a French optician's...

The animal spent half an hour in the shop in the French town of Hennebont before its owner arrived.

BBC News

Sat, 19 Jan 2019 18:05:16 GMT

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Pawel Adamowicz: Poland mourns stabbed Gdansk mayor

Pawel Adamowicz was stabbed to death last Sunday in an attack that has shocked Poland.

BBC News

Sat, 19 Jan 2019 13:53:54 GMT

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Video of US teens taunting Native American draws fire

Footage of youths, many wearing Make America Great Again caps, mocking a Native American goes viral.

BBC News

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 08:40:07 GMT