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VIDEO: Designer Oscar de la Renta dies

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 19:56
US fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who dressed former first ladies Jackie Kennedy and Hillary Clinton, has died aged 82, US media report.

Man guilty of fake-girl webcam sex

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 19:29
An Australian man is convicted of performing a sex act in front of a webcam "watched by" a computer-generated child he believed was real.

Fashion Icon Oscar De La Renta Dies At 82

NPR News - Mon, 2014-10-20 18:45

De la Renta died Monday, according to a statement from his family. The Dominican designer was a ground-breaker in the industry.

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VIDEO: Total's CEO dies in jet crash

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 18:41
Christophe de Margerie, the head of the French oil company, Total, has been killed in a crash at Vnukovo airport in Moscow.

'No closure' for Pistorius family

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 18:07
Oscar Pistorius' siblings describe their heartache and criticise media coverage of his trial, on the eve of the South African athlete's sentencing.

'Balibo Five' deaths probe dropped

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 17:46
Australian police abandon a war crimes investigation into the deaths in East Timor in 1975 of the "Balibo Five" journalists, citing insufficient evidence.

Child 'killed every five minutes'

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 17:43
A child is killed by violence every five minutes in the world, a leading charity says, calling for new targets to end all forms of child abuse by 2030.

Scans reveal cause of winter blues

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 17:21
Scientists say they have identified the underlying reason why some people are prone to the winter blues, or seasonal affective disorder (SAD).

Ebola-hit nations get key supplies

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 16:55
Vital supplies to tackle Ebola are beginning to arrive in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone - the worst-hit countries, Ghana's president says.

Life Story with David Attenborough

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 16:47
David Attenborough's new series on the journey through life

The anarchic experimental schools of the 1970s

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 16:37
What happened to the kids from 1970s experimental schools?

Posters to target benefit fraud

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 16:25
The government is launching an advertising campaign urging benefit claimants to report changes in circumstances or face jail.

Photographing Gandalf and a general

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 16:19
The photographer who snapped Gandalf and Jean-Luc Picard

Plan to jail armed muggers longer

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 16:17
Robbers and muggers who use guns or knives in England and Wales would face tougher prison sentences under proposed new guidelines.

To walk again - the people behind the story

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 16:12
The project that enabled a paralysed man to walk again

What the floods did to Kashmir's grand heritage

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 15:56
What floods did to Kashmir's most treasured historic sites

VIDEO: UKIP Calypso 'made my ears vomit'

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 15:53
UKIP Commonwealth spokesman Winston McKenzie has said the song UKIP Calypso, which is performed with a mock Caribbean accent by DJ Mike Read, is "fantastic".

Unrest In Ferguson May Speed Up Decline Of Real Estate

NPR News - Mon, 2014-10-20 15:48

Many in the city are worried about its future, and there's speculation there will be a "mass migration" should violence erupt again. But some residents remain committed to the city.

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One town, one month on

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 15:47
How does a town that voted Yes in Scottish referendum feel now?

Wildlife award for seal rescuer

BBC - Mon, 2014-10-20 15:47
A Shetland woman who has been caring for sick animals for more than 27 years is to receive a prestigious award.
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