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So-why-HAS-the-US-government-shut-down-BBC-Newsvideo
As the shutdown hits three weeks, the BBC's Anthony Zurcher outlines why we've reached this stalemate. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog
Heavy-snow-hits-parts-of-Europe-BBC-Newsvideo
Several people have died as heavy snow continues to cause disruption across parts of Europe. In Austria, avalanches claimed the lives of several people, while temperatures dropped to record lows in northern Greece. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog
The-front-door-that-parcel-thieves-hate-BBC-Newsvideo
An expanding door that locks away small parcels and calls the police if larger ones are stolen is on show at the CES tech expo in Las Vegas. Its developers suggest the innovation is more secure than Amazon's own solution to the problem of parcel thieves. It looks a bit clunky,...
Stuck-in-Syria-after-rescuing-my-grandchildren-BBC-Newsvideo
While the Islamic State group appears close to defeat in Syria, hundreds of relatives of IS fighters are stuck in Kurdish-run refugee camps in the country. They number around 1,500 mainly women and children, but their own governments are refusing to repatriate them. Their fate remains especially unclear since President Trump’s...
Struggles-in-the-US-shutdown-BBC-Newsvideo
Three workers affected by the US government shutdown on how they're coping with the prospect of no pay. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog
On-the-frontline-with-US-troops-fighting-IS-BBC-Newsvideo
Soldiers at an army base on the Syria-Iraq border have described the fight they face against so-called Islamic State. This particular base is only one-month old but is home to hundreds of French and American troops. However, doubts have been cast over their future in the region after President Trump announced...
Skiers-rescued-in-dramatic-helicopter-manoeuvre-BBC-Newsvideo
Footage has emerged of the heart-stopping helicopter rescue of a group of skiers from the Pass of Anterne in the French Alps. One of the skiers was struggling with a knee injury, and was able to call for help using a mobile phone. The pilot said the rescuers chose to perform...
SaveRahaf-Saudi-teens-successful-online-campaign-BBC-Newsvideo
A Saudi woman's online campaign for asylum has ignited debate online about women's freedom in Saudi Arabia. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, had her passport seized after fleeing her family. To avoid being deported she barricaded herself in a Thai hotel room and started tweeting about her ordeal. The UN's Refugee Agency...
Could-you-fall-in-love-with-a-pet-robot-BBC-Newsvideo
Lovot the pet robot has emerged as one of the early hits of the CES 2019 tech trade show. The machine is designed to make its owners fall in love with it and is covered in sensors to respond to their touches and strokes. But as the BBC's Chris Fox explains,...
How-Vancouver-is-saving-addicts-lives-BBC-Newsvideo
*This video contains scenes of drug use that some viewers may find upsetting.* In the past two years, more than 8,000 people in Canada have lost their lives due to opioid overdoses. In Vancouver, the downtown east side is the epicentre of the problem, and much of the area's drug is...