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Marcos art seized in Philippines 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:03:41 GMT 
    Artworks belonging to former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos are seized by authorities who claim they were acquired with embezzled state funds.


Protest halts Nasa spaceflight plans 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:42:24 GMT 
    Nasa is facing a delay to work on two new commercial spacecraft after a formal protest about the contract award process.


Panama opens biodiversity museum 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:34:43 GMT 
    Panama inaugurates a museum designed by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry to celebrate one of the world's richest eco-systems.


Thousands of Ebola orphans 'shunned' 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:44:40 GMT 
    At least 3,700 children in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone who have lost one or both parents to Ebola this year face being shunned, the UN says.


Cancer gene test 'would save lives' 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:04:36 GMT 
    Younger bowel cancer patients should be offered a genetic test to screen for a rare condition linked to a higher risk of cancer, say UK researchers.


Manchester City 1-1 Roma 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:19:25 GMT 
    Manchester City are still without a win in Champions League Group E after Francesco Totti's goal gives Roma a 1-1 draw.


Sporting Lisbon 0-1 Chelsea 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:06:15 GMT 
    Nemanja Matic scores a first-half header as Chelsea beat Sporting Lisbon 1-0 to go top of Champions League Group G.


Almaz's story 
  Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:03:29 GMT 
    When a young Ethiopian woman went to Saudi Arabia to work as a maid her new employers treated her like a slave.


Why 'boots on the ground'? 
  Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:01:03 GMT 
    The expression "boots on the ground" may not have been used until about 1980.


Nigeria and Senegal 'contain' Ebola 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:38:19 GMT 
    Ebola outbreaks in Nigeria and Senegal appear to have been contained, US health authorities say, with no new cases there since August.


Afghans sign deal to keep US troops 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:32:27 GMT 
    The new Afghan government signs a security deal with American officials that will allow US troops to remain in the country beyond 2014.


EU to keep Russia sanctions in place 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:36:46 GMT 
    The EU decides to keep sanctions on Russia in place, judging that Ukraine's peace deal is not fully effective.


Venezuela defends Clorox seizure 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:34:46 GMT 
    Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro defends his government's decision to seize a US-owned factory following the departure from Venezuela of Clorox.


Hostage's wife makes new mercy plea 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:51:00 GMT 
    The wife of a British hostage being held by militants makes a renewed call for his release, saying there has been "outcry across the world" over his imprisonment.


Muslim NFL player's 'prayer penalty' 
  Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:13:19 GMT 
    US Kansas City Chiefs NFL player Husain Abdullah is penalised after celebrating a touchdown by sliding on his knees and praying.
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