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Picasso masterpieces fetch nearly $110m at Las Vegas auction

BBC News - Europe - 5 hours 9 min ago
The works, which were owned by MGM Resorts, featured in the Picasso Restaurant at the Bellagio Hotel.
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Picasso masterpieces fetch nearly $110m at Las Vegas auction

BBC News - Americas - 5 hours 9 min ago
The works, which were owned by MGM Resorts, featured in the Picasso Restaurant at the Bellagio Hotel.
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Colombia's most wanted drug lord Otoniel captured

BBC News - Americas - 8 hours 3 min ago
The US had placed a $5m bounty on the head of 50-year-old Dairo Antonio Usuga, better known as Otoniel.
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Iran: The painful choices of being pregnant and unmarried

BBC News - Middle East - 10 hours 2 sec ago
Abortion or emigration are often considered the only way out by cohabiting couples who conceive.
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Fears of new arms race after Chinese missile test

BBC News - South Asia - 10 hours 2 min ago
China's firing of a new nuclear-capable missile carried on a glider has raised questions about a US response.
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Fears of new arms race after Chinese missile test

BBC News - Americas - 10 hours 2 min ago
China's firing of a new nuclear-capable missile carried on a glider has raised questions about a US response.
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What's next after the release of Meng Wanzhou?

BBC News - South Asia - 10 hours 5 min ago
Ms Meng and the two Canadian Michaels are home - but will the relations with China ever be the same?
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What's next after the release of Meng Wanzhou?

BBC News - Americas - 10 hours 5 min ago
Ms Meng and the two Canadian Michaels are home - but will the relations with China ever be the same?
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Record-breaking ferris wheel opens in Dubai

BBC News - Middle East - Sat, 2021-10-23 21:14
The massive wheel was opened in Dubai with a lavish fireworks display to mark the occasion.
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Covid-19: Republic of Ireland 'facing difficult winter'

BBC News - Europe - Sat, 2021-10-23 20:28
Irish Health Service Executive chief Paul Reid says there are no paediatric ICU beds in the Republic.
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Joel Souza, filmmaker wounded in Alec Baldwin gun incident, 'gutted' at friend's death

BBC News - Americas - Sat, 2021-10-23 20:10
Joel Souza, wounded by a gun fired by actor Alec Baldwin, grieves for lost friend Halyna Hutchins.
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Greta Thunberg: 'We need public pressure, not just summits'

BBC News - Europe - Sat, 2021-10-23 19:15
The climate activist speaks to the BBC about the COP26 conference, emissions targets and rickrolling.
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Turkey moves to throw out US and nine other envoys

BBC News - Europe - Sat, 2021-10-23 17:00
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declares them "persona non grata" for urging an activist's release.
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Turkey moves to throw out US and nine other envoys

BBC News - Americas - Sat, 2021-10-23 17:00
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declares them "persona non grata" for urging an activist's release.
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Matteo Salvini: Right-wing Italy politician on trial for blocking migrant boat

BBC News - Europe - Sat, 2021-10-23 16:14
The right-wing politician is charged with kidnapping and dereliction of duty, which he denies.
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Saudi Arabia commits to net zero emissions by 2060

BBC News - Middle East - Sat, 2021-10-23 15:13
The world's biggest oil exporter will cut carbon emissions, but not stop producing fossil fuels.
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China seeks to lift homework pressures on schoolchildren

BBC News - South Asia - Sat, 2021-10-23 13:02
A new law urges parents to allow children time for rest and exercise, and restrict time spent online.
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Houston Astros beat Boston Red Sox to reach World Series against Braves or Dodgers

BBC News - Americas - Sat, 2021-10-23 09:39
The Houston Astros reach their third World Series in five years after beating the Boston Red Sox 4-2 in the American League Championship Series.
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Record high migrant detentions at US-Mexico border

BBC News - Americas - Sat, 2021-10-23 06:00
More than 1.7 million migrants were stopped in the past year, including 145,000 children.
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Alec Baldwin told gun was safe before fatal shooting - court records

BBC News - Americas - Sat, 2021-10-23 04:44
The actor was handed the weapon by an assistant director before Halyna Hutchins was shot, a warrant says.
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