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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:36:44 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 02:19:40 GMT
US former boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, whose wrongful conviction for murder caused an international outcry, has died at the age of 76. 
VIDEO: Cubans trace roots to African village  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 06:06:27 GMT
A community in western Cuba has traced songs they sing back to a village in Sierra Leone. 
VIDEO: Pakistan protest over shot journalist  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:05:06 GMT
Media workers across Pakistan have held angry protests after a leading journalist was shot and wounded on Saturday. 
VIDEO: Turning the world into an orchestra  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:23:50 GMT
Spencer Kelly tests out Mogees- a device linked to your smartphone which turns objects into musical instruments. 
Victoria Coren makes poker history  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:59:05 GMT
Journalist and broadcaster Victoria Coren Mitchell becomes the first two-time winner of the European Poker Tour. 
Jack White cuts single in four hours  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:35:32 GMT
Jack White records and cuts a single in four hours, and claims a world record has been broken. 
Japan's trade deficit quadruples  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 03:27:38 GMT
Japan's trade deficit quadrupled last month compared to March 2013, as export growth slows and energy imports continue to rise. 
Kraft recalls 96,000lb of hot dogs  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:05:02 GMT
Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000lb (43,545kg) of its Oscar Mayer hot dogs in the US because they may have been sold in the wrong packaging. 
German media boss criticises Google  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:20:24 GMT
In an open letter to Google's Eric Schmidt the boss of German publishing firm Axel Springer says it is afraid of the search giant. 
SpaceX launches station cargo flight  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:06:02 GMT
US company SpaceX launches its latest re-supply mission to the International Space Station, sending up a Dragon freighter to rendezvous with the orbiting platform on Sunday. 
Captain America holds on to top spot  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:22:11 GMT
Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier claims a third week at number one in North America, while Johnny Depp's latest movie falls flat. 
Crouching Tiger prequel set to shoot  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:09:20 GMT
A prequel to Oscar-winning martial arts film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon will begin filming later this year. 
Flood defence assessment completed  Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:25:16 GMT
For the first time in its history, the Environment Agency assesses the state of all flood defences in England following 'unprecedented' winter storms. 
Ancient life 'frozen' by impacts  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:54:53 GMT
Ancient grasses from the Pampas of Argentina were preserved when asteroids struck the area, scientists report.