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Protest over Japanese military law

1 hour 2 min ago
Thousands gather outside the Japanese parliament to protest against plans to allow the military to deploy overseas.

Horse trainer Cummings dies at 87

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 23:37
The celebrated racehorse trainer Bart Cummings, who won the Melbourne Cup a record 12 times, dies aged 87.

VIDEO: Beetles ride again in Mexico

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 23:33
Volkswagen Beetles are being raced in Mexico.

Baseball fan dies in fall at Atlanta

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 23:31
A baseball fan dies after falling from an upper stand at Turner Field, during the Atlanta Braves game with the New York Yankees.

Free EU movement for workers only - May

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 23:08
Free movement within the EU should be to move to a job, not to seek work or claim benefits, Home Secretary Theresa May says.

US hiker found after nine-day hunt

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 22:40
A 62-year-old American hiker missing for nine days in California's rugged Sierra Nevada is found alive.

Les Mis Broadway star dies in fall

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 20:48
The first African-American and youngest person ever to play the lead role in Les Miserables on Broadway, Kyle Jean-Baptiste, dies in a fall.

Round world yacht race set to begin

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 20:28
The Clipper Round The World Yacht Race, which will see 12 teams spend a year travelling the globe, is due to begin in London.

Malaysia protest enters second day

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 20:21
Tens of thousands of Malaysians are expected to protest for a second day in Kuala Lumpur, calling for PM Najib Razak to quit over a financial scandal.

US decries al-Jazeera jail sentences

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 20:05
The US says it is "deeply disappointed and concerned" at the three-year jail sentences handed down in Egypt to three al-Jazeera journalists.

William Ash: The cooler king

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 19:42
The real story of the PoW played by Steve McQueen

Row over Caribbean dolphin parks plan

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 19:40
Turks and Caicos Islands debates marine mammal park

In pictures: An emotional arrival in Europe

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 19:34
An emotional arrival in Europe

Three killed in Portugal shooting

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 19:29
Three people, including two policemen, are shot dead in Portugal after a domestic row said to involve a barking dog, media and officials say.

Paid to poo: Combating open defecation in India

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 19:05
Indian scheme aims to encourage better toilet habits

Real Madrid 5-0 Real Betis

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 18:41
Gareth Bale scores twice as Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez makes a winning start at home with a 5-0 victory over Real Betis.

Dresden rally in support of refugees

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 18:01
A mass rally in support of refugees passes off peacefully in the eastern German city of Dresden.

Labour must come to its senses - Blair

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 17:55
Tony Blair tells Labour party members to come to their senses and reject the "Alice in Wonderland" politics of Jeremy Corbyn.

Vardy & Shelvey to get England call

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 17:30
Leicester's Jamie Vardy and Swansea's Jonjo Shelvey will be included in the England squad when it is announced on Sunday.

New Orleans marks Katrina anniversary

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 17:14
Commemorations are taking place in New Orleans to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, which devastated the US city.