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26 February 2015 Last updated at 17:49 ET

Deadly bombs at Nigeria bus stations

Suicide bomb attacks kill at least 32 people in northern Nigeria, as the wave of violence from Boko Haram continues.


Khalid al-Fawwaz in courtFawwaz guilty of US embassy attacks

A former aide of Osama Bin Laden has been found guilty of plotting the al-Qaeda bombing of US embassies in east Africa in 1998, killing 224 people.

Lupita Nyong'o on the red carpet, 22 FebActress's $150,000 Oscar dress stolen

A $150,000 custom-made Calvin Klein Collection by Francisco Costa dress, worn by actress Lupita Nyong'o at the Oscars, is stolen in Hollywood.

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