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Bolt picks up 11th Worlds gold 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:42:20 GMT 
    Usain Bolt wins his 11th World Championship title with gold in the 4x100m relay in Beijing, but Great Britain fail to finish.


Turkish jets attack IS Syria targets 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:57:47 GMT 
    Turkish fighter jets attack Islamic State group targets in Syria for the first time as part of the US-led coalition, the Turkish foreign ministry says.


Iraq 'to open Baghdad Green Zone' 
  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:40:20 GMT 
    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi orders officials to open up to civilians the heavily fortified area of Baghdad known as the Green Zone.


US journalists were 'shot in head' 
  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:25:18 GMT 
    The two journalists shot dead in Virginia while broadcasting on breakfast television were shot in the head, medical officials say.


US man dies after petty theft arrest 
  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:39:18 GMT 
    A Virginia man arrested for stealing $5 (£3) worth of snacks dies in jail after being held there for more than three months.


Are these England's most beautiful pubs? 
  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 01:16:38 GMT 
    Bar beauty from the inter-war years - now listed


In pictures: Agatha Christie: Unfinished Portrait 
  Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:14:12 GMT 
    Previously unseen and rare photographs of the author


William Ash: The cooler king 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:42:42 GMT 
    The real story of the PoW played by Steve McQueen


Does atheism have to be anti-religious? 
  Sun, 30 Aug 2015 01:23:46 GMT 
    Does atheism have to be anti-religious?


Row over Caribbean dolphin parks plan 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:40:25 GMT 
    Turks and Caicos Islands debates marine mammal park


In pictures: An emotional arrival in Europe 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:34:53 GMT 
    An emotional arrival in Europe


Recalling Ealing Studios' golden age 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:09:28 GMT 
    The last survivors of the Ealing film studios' heyday


Paid to poo: Combating open defecation in India 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:05:30 GMT 
    Indian scheme aims to encourage better toilet habits


Go Figure: The week in numbers 
  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:05:15 GMT 
    A look back at the week in numbers


The family who never knew their father 
  Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:30:29 GMT 
    The things I wished I knew about my father


Life on street dividing Ukraine and Russia 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:45 GMT 
    Life on street dividing Ukraine and Russia
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