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A couple who survived a close encounter with a humpback whale while kayaking say they "thought [they] were going to die".
VIDEO: Lomu performs haka in Covent Garden September 16, 2015
Former New Zealand rugby player Jonah Lomu takes part in the haka in Covent Garden, London, ahead of the Rugby World Cup.
VIDEO: Texas teen arrested as clock mistaken for bomb September 16, 2015
Texas teenager arrested after a homemade clock was mistaken for a bomb
VIDEO: Helicopter uses robot legs to land September 16, 2015
The Pentagon is funding research into robotic legs for helicopters to let them land on uneven and moving surfaces.
VIDEO: 'The sting of tear gas has caught everyone' September 16, 2015
The BBC's James Reynolds is by the Serbian-Hungarian border with migrants as Hungarian riot police fire tear gas and water cannon to force back migrants who broke through gates.
VIDEO: Tightrope walker crosses Melbourne skyline September 16, 2015
Australian tightrope walker Kane Petersen has successfully crossed between two peaks of the Eureka Tower, almost 300 metres (984 feet) above Melbourne's skyline.
VIDEO: Hungary police clash with migrants September 16, 2015
Hungarian police use water cannon and teargas as they clash with migrants at the Hungarian-Serbian border.
VIDEO: Singapore haze threatens F1 race September 16, 2015
Haze clouds could scupper this weekend's Formula One Grand Prix in Singapore.
VIDEO: Does N Korea have nuclear capability? September 16, 2015
BBC News has taken a look at what is known about North Korea's nuclear capabilities.
– ABOUT 150 KILLED IN BOKO-HARAM’S RAMADAN OFFENSIV
Despite the Nigerian Army success in Sambisa Forest two months ago suspected Boko Haram militants in a northeastern Nigerian villages Monguno and Kukawa, in Borno State killed at least 150 people, witnesses told AFP Thursday 07/02/2015.
A local man from Kukawa village, who gave his name as Kolo, told AFP, “the attackers have killed at least 97 people,” while a fisherman who also witnessed Wednesday’s attack corroborated the figure.
Boko Haram has carried out a series of attacks in Nigeria in recent years, including one in which the militant group kidnapped 276 female students on the night April 14, 2014. Many of the girls are still missing.
At least 23 people died in the town last month in Nigeria after a confiscated Boko Haram bomb exploded during celebrations to mark the successful military operation against the Islamist group.
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