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Ukraine could face defeat in 2024. Here's how that might look -- With ammo critically low and Western aid stalled, what might Russia attempt in Ukraine this year? -- Europe

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'No easy task' - The hunt for an impartial Trump jury -- Prosecutors and Mr Trump's team will weed through hundreds of people in Manhattan as part of the hush money trial. -- US & Canada

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UK laser weapon could be sent to Ukraine war zone

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WATCH - Engineers in Oregon train dog robot to walk on Moon - The engineering team has a two-year $2 million grant to help Nasa study the Moon's surface. US & Canada

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How Zendaya perfected 'method dressing' -- Entertainment & Arts

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The trafficked war babies looking for their long-lost families -- Latin America

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How a North Korean missile researcher became a South Korean MP -- Asia

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Russia floods leave houses almost submerged -- Europe

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The migrant story shining a light on Gulf states' exploitation -- The film tells the story of a kidnapped migrant worker forced into slave-like labour as a goat herder.

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Weekly quiz: How did 'Hardest Geezer' celebrate the end of his Africa run? -- Test how closely you have been paying attention to what has been going on over the past seven days.

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'I survived the ferry disaster - but lost 17 of my family' -- Muaziza Ambaraje is one of the few people to escape alive after a boat sank off the coast of Mozambique.

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Suicide is on the rise for young Americans. Why? -- With young people like college student Ben Salas dying, families and experts are searching for answers. -- US & Canada

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Notre-Dame's transformation five years after fire

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Why these Arizonans disagree on the abortion debate

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Tornadoes and flooding as storms hit southeast US

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Doctor's video diary shows reality inside Gaza hospital

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Harry Kane says children 'fine' after car crash -- A spokesperson for the Bayern Munich star says his three eldest children are fine after the collision. -- UK

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Biden vows to defend Philippines in the South China Sea -- The US president promised that "any attack" in the disputed waters would invoke a mutual defence treaty. -- US & Canada

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Belgium probes Russian interference in EU elections -- Two months before Europeans vote in 27 countries, Moscow is accused of trying to influence the vote. -- Europe

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The $2bn dirty-money case that rocked Singapore -- The sensational case saw 10 Chinese nationals charged for laundering profits from illegal businesses. -- Asia

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Four-minute showers - a parched Bogota rations water -- The reservoir that provides around 70% of water in Colombia's capital is at less than 17% capacity. -- Latin America & Caribbean

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'Don't' - Biden warns Iran against attacking Israel

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Trump backs Speaker after Mar-a-Lago meeting

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Vietnamese billionaire sentenced to death for $44bn fraud

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BBC Russian journalist branded 'foreign agent'

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Kamala Harris blames Trump for Arizona abortion law

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Sir Ian McKellen on taking role he always said no to

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Italian fashion designer Roberto Cavalli dies

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Democratic donors paid $1.7m in Biden legal fees

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'Huge amount' of Gaza surgery on children - UK doctor

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Woods breaks record as US trio lead at Masters -- Americans Scottie Scheffler, Bryson DeChambeau and Max Homa share the lead while Tiger Woods makes a record 24th consecutive halfway cut at the Masters. -- Golf

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Grand National runners & riders: Pinstickers' guide -- Runners, riders, trainers, form and odds - all the key details you need to know for Saturday's big race at Aintree. -- Horse Racing

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Plymouth stun Championship leaders Leicester -- Mustapha Bundu scores the only goal of the game as Plymouth Argyle stun Championship leaders Leicester City at Home Park. -- Championship

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England plan to 'ruin' Scottish record crowd party -- Scotland will host England in front of a record home crowd in Edinburgh but the visitors are preparing to "ruin" the party in the Women's Six Nations. -- Rugby Union

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Ten Hag targets new Man Utd striker in summer window -- Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag is targeting a striker in the next transfer window. -- Man Utd

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Facing disaster - the Forest fans at Hillsborough -- Ninety-seven Liverpool fans died as a result of April 1989's Hillsborough disaster. Nottingham Forest fans have been the silent witnesses of the horror that day. -- Football

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Impressive Raducanu brings GB level against France -- Emma Raducanu produces a superb comeback to beat Caroline Garcia and level Great Britain's Billie Jean King Cup tie against France. -- Tennis

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