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The day's top stories from BBC News compiled twice daily in the week, once at weekends.


Former President George W Bush supports investigation into Trump's links with Russia, How a peace deal in Colombia has resulted in a spike in pregnancies, Extreme weather in Chile causes the authorities to cut off drinking water to millions of people.

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The Iraqi military says it has captured a bridge across the River Tigris in Mosul, Philippines Islamists behead German yachtsman, inquiry investigates sexual abuse of thousands of British children in Australia

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Oscar best film mix-up

February 27th, 2017

Moonlight wins best picture after La La Land initially announced as the winner, Hungary beefs up border patrols, Nokia 3310 mobile phone makes comeback

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Famine in South Sudan

February 27th, 2017

Ten attacks a day on Germany migrants, Rainstorms and landslides in Chile, 100 years of jazz