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Zoo officials in US state of Texas investigating why a male lion attacked & killed a lioness in full view of visitors bbc.in/1b5Suex
Police say state Senator Creigh Deeds was stabbed "multiple times" & is being treated at Univ. of Virginia hospital bbc.in/18MLNbr
Virginia state police say Gus Deeds, son of state Senator Creigh Deeds, "died at the scene" in family home bbc.in/18MKwRP
Value of virtual currency Bitcoin soars to over $900 (£559), after a US Senate committee hearing bbc.in/1aPaxQ7
Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that the person found dead in Creigh Deeds' home is his son, Gus bbc.in/18MtJhR
Virginia state Senator Creigh Deeds in hospital after being attacked in his home, where another person was found dead bbc.in/1aP81cL
US Senate Republicans block Democratic President #Obama's nomination of a judge to a key appeals court bbc.in/18kK0Os
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner returns to work after undergoing brain surgery bbc.in/1jjdAVZ
China launches website to recruit "Top Gun" pilots for its air force bbc.in/18MiGoO #NewsfromElsewhere
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Last British resident being held in Guantanamo Bay has been broadcast speaking from his prison cell by US TV network bbc.in/18kKpjQ
ICYMI: US rap star Eminem tells BBC's @zanelowe about his addiction problems bbc.in/1b5BYLI
#Yahoo says it will encrypt all user information that moves between its data centres by the end of March 2014 bbc.in/1b5BghC
Battery fires in Tesla Model S electric cars prompt an investigation by US government's auto safety agency bbc.in/18kJJv2
#Google agrees to remove satellite image that shows a dead California teenager from its Maps service bbc.in/1jjaiCb
#Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he is giving up alcohol after "come to Jesus moment" bbc.in/1jj9X2r
Protesters in Haiti clash with police as thousands rally to demand resignation of President Michel Martelly bbc.in/1aP0Ktq
Why did a lion kill a lioness in full view of visitors? Zoo in Texas investigates bbc.in/1jhOcQu
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VIDEO: Toronto mayor Rob Ford knocks over councillor... before catching her bbc.in/1cEliYz pic.twitter.com/QfMNrNCGj5
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Protesters demanding resignation of President Michel Martelly in Haiti clash with police bbc.in/HVUSbl pic.twitter.com/jOxrJEXZjQ
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"Every one of you guys have sinned" - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford promises "outright war" to councillors who opposed him bbc.in/1jhsyf3
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Gay marriage? Politics gets personal for daughters of ex-US Vice President Dick Cheney bbc.in/1jhs8FC by @awzurcher
US Dow Jones index broke through the 16,000 level for the first time before giving up some of the gains in late trade bbc.in/1aNN5mq
UPDATE: George Zimmerman arrested on charges he 'pointed a shotgun at his girlfriend' bbc.in/1ippTCr
Arizona congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema becomes first sitting member of Congress to complete an Ironman triathlon bbc.in/1jh4JEr
Toronto city council votes to strip embattled Mayor #RobFord of most of his remaining powers bbc.in/1dbJdTV
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