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Burkina Faso's president resigns  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:49:39 GMT
Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore resigns following violent protests, with army chief Honore Traore taking over as head of state. 
'In-flight anomaly' on Virgin rocket  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:26:03 GMT
A Virgin Galactic tourism rocket suffers an "in-flight anomaly", the company says. 
UN chief defends Ebola aid workers  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:56:55 GMT
UN chief Ban Ki-moon says discrimination against humanitarian workers who return home from the Ebola crisis in West Africa is "unacceptable". 
China makes 'biggest cash haul'  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:53:19 GMT
Anti-corruption investigators in China confirm the finding of the equivalent of $33m in cash at an official's home - the biggest such haul to date. 
Meyiwa suspect in court in S Africa  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:08:04 GMT
A suspect appears in court in South Africa over the killing of national football captain Senzo Meyiwa in a robbery. 
Jeers for accused US police killer  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:58:26 GMT
Local residents jeer and shout abuse at a Pennsylvania man accused of killing a police officer and eluding authorities on a weeks-long manhunt. 
Lawsuit over Malaysia missing plane  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:40:12 GMT
Two children whose father was on Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 which disappeared file a lawsuit against the airline and Malaysia's government. 
Key Jerusalem holy site reopens  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:34:49 GMT
Israel reopens a key Jerusalem holy site after its temporary closure following the shooting of a prominent Jewish activist. 
IPCC debates 'most important' report  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:34:14 GMT
Scientists and government officials are meeting in Copenhagen to edit a report on the causes, impact and solutions to global warming. 
Hungary scraps controversial web tax  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:57:00 GMT
Hungary shelves a proposed tax on internet data traffic after tens of thousands of Hungarians marched against it. 
BOJ boosts monetary stimulus measure  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:34:29 GMT
Japan's central bank, the Bank of Japan, surprises markets by announcing an expansion of its monetary stimulus policy. 
Harris loses conviction appeal bid  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:38:29 GMT
Entertainer Rolf Harris loses the first round of a legal challenge against his conviction for indecent assaults. 
VIDEO: Baby pandas wrestle with their keeper  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:23:55 GMT
A breeder in China's Chendgu province was trying to give these two baby pandas medicine instead of their usual bamboo leaves- and they were having none of it. 
VIDEO: Lab for world’s worst animal viruses  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:10:15 GMT
A look around a new lab at Pirbright Institute in Surrey, where the world’s most contagious livestock viruses will be kept. 
VIDEO: Prototype flying car shown off  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:18:17 GMT
BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights, including a flying car and electric rollerskates.