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At least 29 people are known to have died in a deadly storm which hit the popular Annapurna trekking circuit, in the Himalayas
President Barack Obama's credit card was declined at a restaurant in New York City last month, he said.
A father worried about Ebola arriving in the UK takes his daughter out of school because it will not let her wear a facemask.
Search teams in Nepal say they have rescued 60 more trekkers from the Annapurna Circuit, after a deadly storm hit the popular Himalayan route.
Iraqi pilots who joined Islamic State are training its members in Syria to fly three captured fighter jets, a UK-based activist group says.
More than 12,000 pieces of illegal dental equipment have been seized in the UK in the past six months.
The Boarding Schools Association has issued guidance on Ebola after some heads asked how to deal with students returning from affected countries.
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Thousands of pieces of counterfeit or sub-standard dental equipment imported from China have been seized by regulators.
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A soldier denies helping a comrade accused of murder by lying to a jury about an unusual Army medical technique.
The EU says 30,146 human trafficking victims were detected in Europe over three years - most of them exploited for sex.
The Florida man who shot and killed a teenager in an argument over his loud music is sentenced to life in prison without eligibility for parole.
The daughter of an Edinburgh man who is on death row in Pakistan meets with the Foreign Office and presents a petition signed by 70,000 people.
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At least 16 people die and 11 are injured in an accident at a concert by the pop band 4Minute in Seongnam, South Korea, local media say.
Robert Downey Jr spoke to Front Row to discuss his latest film The Judge and why he is keeping tight lipped about whether or not he will resume the role of Iron Man