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VIDEO: Icy truck slide starts chain reaction

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 08:40
A pickup truck was caught on video sliding down an icy road in and crashing into another car.

Homeland Security Chief: Threat To U.S. Malls 'A New Phase' For Terrorists

NPR News - Sun, 2015-02-22 08:28

Jeh Johnson, speaking on CNN's State of the Union, said he is taking seriously a video put out by the Somali-based al-Shabab group calling on followers to attack Western shopping malls.

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VIDEO: 'Syria' girl's sister: She's our baby

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 08:24
Renu Begum, the sister of one of the three girls who are believed to have fled to Syria to join Islamic State,, urges her to come home, saying she is "our baby".

Grosjean fastest as Mercedes impress

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 08:22
Lotus' Romain Grosjean is fastest but the end of the second pre-season test is overshadowed by Fernando Alonso's accident.

Clark Terry, Ebullient Jazz Trumpeter, Has Died

NPR News - Sun, 2015-02-22 08:20

A member of the Count Basie and Duke Ellington Orchestras, Terry also enjoyed a long freelance career which included jazz education and a featured slot in NBC's Tonight Show band. He was 94.

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Clark Terry, Acclaimed Jazz Trumpeter And Composer, Dies At 94

NPR News - Sun, 2015-02-22 07:43

The famed musician was one of the most prolific recording artists in jazz and performed with such greats as Ella Fitzgerald and Quincy Jones in a career that spanned decades.

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Everton 2-2 Leicester City

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 07:41
Matthew Upson's own goal denies Premier League bottom club Leicester victory as Everton draw a fifth home game in a row.

Mourinho anger at 'criminal' tackle

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 07:32
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says a "criminal" tackle by Burnley's Ashley Barnes might have ended Nemanja Matic's career.

Watch The Oscars With Us

NPR News - Sun, 2015-02-22 07:01

Follow along as Linda Holmes, Stephen Thompson, Bob Mondello and Glen Weldon live tweet the 87th Annual Academy Awards.

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Egypt charges 215 Muslim 'militants'

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 06:56
Egyptian prosecutors charge 215 Muslim Brotherhood supporters with forming a terror group blamed for the killing of six policemen in Cairo.

VIDEO: Moment deadly blast hits Ukraine march

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 06:53
A bomb has killed at least two people, including a police officer, and injured 10 other people at a rally in Ukraine's second city Kharkiv.

Thomas wins Tour of the Algarve

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 06:51
Team Sky's Geraint Thomas wins the five-stage Tour of the Algarve for the third stage-race victory of his career.

Syria girl's father urges return

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 06:43
The father one of three London schoolgirls believed to be heading to Syria urges his daughter to come home, saying his family "can't stop crying".

Noel Gallagher's dream football band

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 06:33
A guitar wizard, a headcase on drums and a good-looking singer - ex-Oasis star Noel Gallagher's fantasy football band.

Two hurt as 'serious' crash shuts M1

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 06:30
Two people are seriously injured in a crash on the M1 in Hertfordshire that closed the southbound carriageway.

Celtic 4-0 Hamilton Academical

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 06:19
Celtic put four past Hamilton Accies to move three points clear at the top of the Premiership.

Bangladesh Ferry Accident Kills Dozens

NPR News - Sun, 2015-02-22 06:06

The vessel, carrying more than 100 passengers, capsized after being hit by a cargo ship about 25 miles northwest of the capital Dhaka.

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Tottenham Hotspur 2-2 West Ham United

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 05:48
Harry Kane wins a penalty and scores with the last kick of the game to earn Tottenham a draw against West Ham.

Why is Suleyman Shah's tomb so important?

BBC - Sun, 2015-02-22 05:36
After scores of Turkish troops and vehicles enter Syria to evacuate and destroy a mausoleum where the forefather of the Ottoman empire was buried, the BBC's Matthew Davis considers why the site was so important.

Chilean Cyclist Nearing Record Killed By Truck In Rural Thailand

NPR News - Sun, 2015-02-22 05:31

Juan Francisco Guillermo, 47, had been hoping to set a Guinness record by cycling more than 155,000 miles on five continents over five years.

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