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Russia keeps Greenpeace ship captain behind bars

A Russian court on Monday rejected bail requests from the captain of a Greenpeace ship -Pete Willcox- and a young female Argentinian activist involved in a protest against oil drilling in the Russian Arctic. Duration: 00:35 Oct 15, 2013
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400 immigrants rescued in Strait of Sicily

Around 400 immigrants were rescued in the Strait of Sicily during the night of Monday to Tuesday, in three separate operations occuring one day after Rome decided to reinforce its military, humanitarian presence in the Mediterranean. Duration: 00:29 Oct 15, 2013
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The - gradually - disappearing ruins of Detroit

The ruins of Detroit's proud industrial past have become something of a tourist attraction in the now bankrupt city. But development is revitalising some of the grandest ruins downtown, leaving ruin aficionados with mixed feelings. Duration: 02:37 Oct 15, 2013
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Polish church helps find matches made in heaven

Churches in Warsaw are opening their doors to singles looking for love. Catholic Poland has a singles scene of about five million adults and some will settle for romance that is nothing less than divine. Duration: 01:54 Oct 15, 2013