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Today: Friday 5th February

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Fri, 02/05/2010 - 2:28am
The DUP has agreed a deal with Sinn Fein over the devolution of policing and justice powers from Westminster to Northern Ireland. And six MPs and peers are to learn whether they will face criminal charges over their expenses claims.
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Haiti warns US case 'distracting'

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Fri, 02/05/2010 - 1:31am
Haiti's prime minister says the US missionaries charged with child abduction are overshadowing the needs of earthquake victims.
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The careful choreography of China-US ties

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Fri, 02/05/2010 - 12:04am
Despite an ever escalating series of public rows, relations between the US and China remain perfectly balanced, for now, says the BBC's Kim Ghattas.
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Trauma services 'not good enough'

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 7:08pm
Hundreds of people who suffer serious injuries are dying due to poor care, according to a report from the National Audit Office.
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US missionaries charged in Haiti

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 4:44pm
Ten US missionaries are charged with child abduction after allegedly trying to smuggle 33 youngsters out of Haiti.
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US missionaries charged in Haiti

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 4:44pm
Ten US missionaries are charged with child abduction after allegedly trying to smuggle 33 youngsters out of Haiti.
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Obama: Uganda gays bill 'odious'

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 12:14pm
US President Barack Obama condemns proposed anti-homosexuality legislation in Uganda, calling it "odious".
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Obama: Uganda gays bill 'odious'

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 12:14pm
US President Barack Obama condemns proposed anti-homosexuality legislation in Uganda, calling it "odious".
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Illegal immigrant 'fell in love'

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 10:47am
An illegal immigrant facing deportation to the United States stayed in Londonderry because he fell in love, a court hears.
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Country profile: Libya

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 8:48am
Key facts, figures and dates
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Khan sees no reason to apologise

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 7:29am
Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan stands firm over expressing his disappointment that no Pakistan cricketers were picked for the 2010 IPL.
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Rajapaksa in reconciliation plea

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 5:26am
Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa marks his country's independence day by speaking of the need for national reconciliation.
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Australia blocks Iran shipments

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 2:44am
Australia blocks three shipments to Iran over fears they could have been for Tehran's nuclear programme, says PM Kevin Rudd.
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Child killing rate 'drops by 40%'

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Thu, 02/04/2010 - 12:16am
The number of violent deaths among children in England and Wales has fallen almost 40% since 1974, research suggests.
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Obama to pressure China on trade

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Wed, 02/03/2010 - 8:19pm
President Barack Obama says he will be much tougher with China to make sure it opens its market to trade with the United States.
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Clinton vetoes Iran prisoner swap

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Wed, 02/03/2010 - 6:35pm
The US rejects Iran's suggestion of swapping Iranians jailed in the US for three American hikers currently held in Iran.
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Cash, cutbacks and Britain's place in the world

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Wed, 02/03/2010 - 2:46pm
The BBC's Jonathan Beale pulls apart the Green Paper which outlines the future shape of Britain's armed forces.
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Xinjiang: an 'internet prison'

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Wed, 02/03/2010 - 10:52am
Following the ethnic unrest in Xinjiang in July 2009, internet access in the province has been severely restricted - far more than in other parts of China. Josh, a blogger who lives in the region, told the BBC about his experiences.
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Illegal immigrant left stateless

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Wed, 02/03/2010 - 8:58am
A woman from Zimbabwe living in Belfast is left stateless after losing a judicial review against a decision to confiscate her British passport.
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Analysis: Defining genocide

BBC News - U.S. Feed - Wed, 02/03/2010 - 7:14am
As the International Criminal Court rules that Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir could still face genocide charges, the BBC News website looks at what that means.
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