BBC News - World 24 December 2017

Russian presidential vote: Navalny 'nominated to run' against Putin

The Russian politician says he can now challenge Vladimir Putin, but remains officially barred.

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AG600 Kunlong, world's largest amphibious plane, in maiden China flight

China's AG600, with a wingspan of nearly 40m, makes its one-hour maiden flight.

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Manure 'bomb scare' near US official Mnuchin's home

The secret service is investigating the gift-wrapped package of manure, reports say.

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Miss America leaked emails: CEO Sam Haskell and three others quit

Four executives resign after the leaking of misogynistic emails about contestants.

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Tropical Storm Tembin: Philippines rescuers seek victims

Some 200 people have died in flash floods and mudslides brought by Tropical Storm Tembin.

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Drug dealer arrested after mistaking police car for taxi

A man carrying 1,000 joints jumped in the back of a police car looking for a ride, Danish police say.

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Vice admits 'boy's club' culture fostered sexual harassment

The punk magazine-turned-media empire faces accusations of workplace harassment and sexism.

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Philippines mall fire: Bodycam shows blaze inside

At least 37 people are feared dead in the blaze that swept through a shopping centre in Davao.

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Bethlehem celebrates Christmas amid heightened tensions

Bethlehem celebrates Christmas amid heightened tensions after the US move to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital

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Tropical Storm Tembin: Rescuers search for victims

Some 200 died as Tropical Storm Tembin hit the island of Mindanao in the southern Philippines.

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