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Obama unveils clean energy plan 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 19:34:31 GMT 
    US President Barack Obama unveils what he calls "the biggest, most important step we have ever taken" in tackling climate change.

Trader jailed over Libor rate-rigging 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:43:40 GMT 
    Former City trader Tom Hayes is found guilty at a London court of rigging global Libor interest rates, and sentenced to 14 years in jail, in the first trial of its kind.

Cranes collapse on Dutch buildings 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 18:44:53 GMT 
    Two cranes restoring a bridge in the central Dutch town of Alphen aan den Rijn collapse on to buildings, with rescuers searching for victims.

Air strikes defend US-trained Syrians 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:26:52 GMT 
    US air power has been used for the first time to defend US-trained rebel fighters in Syria, the Pentagon confirms.

Morocco migrant dies in suitcase 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 13:50:16 GMT 
    A Moroccan man suffocates to death in a suitcase as his brother tries to smuggle him into Spain in the boot of his car, Spain says.

Aurora gunman nears death sentence 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:59:52 GMT 
    Convicted mass killer James Holmes has moved one step closer to the death penalty as jurors rejected leniency in deaths of 12 people at Colorado cinema.

'Harsh methods' for Israel militants 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:40:10 GMT 
    Israel says it could use harsh interrogation techniques against Jewish militants, after the death of a young Palestinian child in an arson attack.

Police in Rio 'killed hundreds' 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:55:09 GMT 
    Amnesty International says that military police in the Brazilian city of Rio have killed more than 1,500 people in the last five years.

UK 'has a grip on migrant crisis' 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 18:53:54 GMT 
    The UK has "got a grip" on the migrant crisis in Calais, the foreign secretary says, as he confirmed 100 more guards would be deployed in its Eurotunnel terminal.

Greek shares plunge as market reopens 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:42:38 GMT 
    The main Athens stock index, the Athex, falls 16% on Monday, its first day of trading after a five-week closure.

Syrian plane crashes in bomb raids 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:49:34 GMT 
    A Syrian warplane crashes in a marketplace in the north-western town of Ariha amid bombing raids, killing at least 27 people, activists say.

India in peace deal with Naga rebels 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 15:24:54 GMT 
    India's government signs a peace deal with a leading Naga separatist group, bringing to an end one of the country's oldest insurgencies.

VIDEO: Dutch cranes collapse on buildings 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:09:03 GMT 
    Two cranes employed to restore a bridge in the Dutch town of Alphen aan den Rijn collapse on to buildings.

VIDEO: Island volcano's spectacular lava show 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:15:21 GMT 
    Milton Nkosi takes a helicopter ride to witness the latest volcanic eruption by the Piton de la Fournaise, or 'Peak of the Furnace' on Reunion Island.

VIDEO: CIA 'torture': Inside the 'blackout box' 
  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 16:10:13 GMT 
    BBC reporter Hilary Andersson finds out what it is like to be inside a "blackout box" used in so-called "enhanced interrogation".
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