BBC News - Home 4 April 2018

YouTube shooting: Female suspect 'angry over video postings'

The attacker, Nasim Aghdam, may have been angry with YouTube for filtering some of her videos.

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US-China trade: Beijing responds with tariffs of its own

Beijing's response comes hours after the US proposed putting extra taxes on 1,300 Chinese products.

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Mystery Stingray devices discovered in Washington

Unauthorised phone tracking devices, which mimic mobile tower to gather information, found in US.

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Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify before US committee

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is to testify before the US House Commerce Committee regarding protection of user data.

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Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer in hospital

The 49-year-old was taken to hospital on Monday evening in Los Angeles.

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Commonwealth Games: Gold Coast event starts with colourful opening ceremony

The 21st Commonwealth Games officially get under way on the Gold Coast after a spectacular opening ceremony.

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Reality Check: Has London's murder rate overtaken New York's?

Statistics show that New York still appears to be more violent than London.

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Florida shooting students: 'Clear bags don't make me feel secure'

Two survivors of the Florida school shooting speak about having to wear transparent bags to class.

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Russian spy: UK brands offer of joint inquiry 'perverse'

The UK's comment comes as the global chemical weapons watchdog discusses the attack on an ex-spy.

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What is the gender pay gap at your company?

The last few firms are publishing their gender pay gap figures before Wednesday's midnight deadline.

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Indian woman Rupali Meshram fights off tiger with stick

Rupali's doctors praise her bravery but say she is lucky to have survived with only minor injuries.

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Ray Wilkins: Former England captain dies in London hospital

Former England and Chelsea midfielder Ray Wilkins dies in hospital at the age of 61.

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Sesame Street theme park receives world's first autism certification

The park in Philadelphia received the certification as part of National Autism Awareness Month.

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German food bank to reopen membership to foreigners after row

Non-Germans will again be allowed to register for handouts after a ban sparked a furore.

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Rival rallies as Brazil awaits Lula jail ruling

Brazil's top court will rule on whether Lula should be jailed while he appeals against his sentence.

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Cameroon frees European hostages taken in Anglophone area

Eighteen hostages, including 12 Europeans, were taken while on a tourist excursion.

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The moment Americans heard Martin Luther King Jr had died

From a rally in Indiana to a theatre in New York, this is how Americans reacted on 4 April 1968.

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What do we know about the YouTube attacker?

The woman suspected of a gun attack at YouTube's HQ had a vast online presence and multiple channels.

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Cristiano Ronaldo bicycle kick: Night Juventus Stadium rose to applaud Real Madrid forward

"One of the great goals" - reaction and stats after Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo stunned Juventus with a sensational bicycle kick.

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Jay-Z cried when mum told him she's gay: 'She was free'

The rapper has opened up about the moment his mother Gloria Carter came out to him.

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Women mock the way they are portrayed by male writers

A Twitter thread challenges women to describe themselves in the style of male authors, and the responses are savage.

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Daimler found buried in Guernsey back garden

Local enthusiasts have identified the car as a Daimler, possibly from the 1940s or 1950s.

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Outlaw or ignore? How Asia is fighting 'fake news'

Some Asian countries are cracking down on what they see as fake news, while others resist action.

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Australian ball-tampering: Steve Smith & Cameron Bancroft will not contest bans

Ex-Australia captain Steve Smith and batsman Cameron Bancroft say they will not contest their ball-tampering bans.

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Commonwealth Games: Australian boxer Taylah Robertson guaranteed to win medal

Australian boxer Taylah Robertson is guaranteed to win a Commonwealth Games medal - without throwing a punch.

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Tiger Woods explains why he is a 'walking miracle'

Four-time Masters champion Tiger Woods explains why he has labelled himself a 'walking miracle' after recovering from back surgery.

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