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'I had no choice but to be split from my sister'

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption‘I was split from my siblings while in care’ At least 5,000 children currently in care have been split from their siblings, a Freedom of Information request to councils in England and Wales has found. Two sisters tell the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire …

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Starbucks to shut over 8,000 US cafes for race training

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption‘Hey Starbucks, is it my skin colour?’, asks Brandon Ward Coffee chain Starbucks is to close more than 8,000 company-owned branches in the US for an afternoon next month to carry out “racial bias” training. The aim is to prevent discrimination in …

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Philadelphia jet in emergency landing as engine 'explodes'

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionVideo shows exploded plane engine One person has been critically injured and seven others received medical treatment after a US passenger jet’s engine ripped off midair. Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 made an emergency landing in Philadelphia after a window, wings and the …

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Japan minister apologises over escaped prisoner

Image copyright Kyodo News Image caption Thousands of officers have joined the search for Tatsuma Hirao Japan’s justice minister has apologised for the authorities’ failure to catch a prisoner who escaped nine days ago. Tatsuma Hirao, 27, is suspected of stealing items including socks, a car and a mobile phone …

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Fresh kidnapping by dissident rebel group rocks Ecuador

Image copyright AFP Image caption Ecuador’s Interior Minister César Navas told reporters an unidentified couple were being held Ecuador’s Interior Minister César Navas says the government has been sent a video showing a couple who have been kidnapped by members of a dissident Colombian rebel group. The video comes just …

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R Kelly faces fresh sexual misconduct allegation

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption R Kelly is accused of “predatory, controlling and abusive behaviour” R Kelly is facing a fresh allegation of sexual misconduct, from a former partner who claims he “intentionally” infected her with an STD in Dallas. According to her lawyer, the unnamed woman was the …

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France's Macron: EU in 'civil war' over democracy

Image copyright EPA Image caption President Macron triumphed in France on a strongly pro-EU platform French President Emmanuel Macron has warned that “there seems to be a European civil war” between liberal democracy and rising authoritarianism. He urged the EU to renew its commitment to democracy, in a passionate speech …

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School children quiz Nasa astronaut

School children have been asking a Nasa astronaut some big questions about space – including whether she believes in aliens and what it’s like when you orbit. US astronaut Karen Nyberg, who’s been to space twice, answered questions from curious children at Moorfield Primary in Stockport as part of a …

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Bialowieza forest: Poland broke EU law by logging

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBiałowieża is home to European bison, wolves, lynx and elks, among other rare species Poland violated EU law by ordering large-scale logging in one of Europe’s oldest woodlands, the Bialowieza forest, the European Court of Justice has ruled. Bialowieza forest has been …

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