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Afghanistan: Deadly Taliban attack on military compound

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 11:32am
At least 20 people are killed as militants detonate a car bomb in central Afghanistan, officials say.

Democrat Kamala Harris announces presidential run

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 10:42am
Kamala Harris, who previously served as an attorney general, says she is "very excited" about running.

Salisbury poisoning: EU sanctions Russian suspects

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 10:32am
The suspects in the Novichok poisoning and their superiors are hit with EU sanctions.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg to have cameo in The Lego Movie 2

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 10:29am
Filmmakers say the Supreme Court justice deserves to be "immortalised in Lego".

Venezuela 'foils national guard rebellion' against Maduro

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 10:10am
Members of the National Guard are arrested for allegedly plotting a revolt against the president.

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern: 'I'm a mother, not a superwoman'

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 9:06am
Jacinda Ardern says it's tough juggling her roles but hearing her baby giggle can put things in perspective.

Toddler imitates dad's arrest in viral video

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 8:42am
Bodycam footage released by Tallahassee Police Department shows the two year old with her hands raised for officers.

'Incredible recovery' as jockey almost falls off and still wins

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 8:12am
Jockey Mikey Sweeney on Ask Heather almost falls off but makes an "incredible recovery" then goes on to win the race.

Egypt TV host Mohamed al-Ghiety jailed for interviewing gay man

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 8:08am
An Egyptian presenter gets one year of hard labour for hosting a gay man on his show last year.

IMF warns trade tensions could hit growth

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 8:00am
The Fund cuts its 2019 growth prediction from 3.7% to 3.5% and says trade spats could make things worse.

Click to Pray: Pope launches prayer app

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:50am
Pope Francis launches app to encourage Catholics to pray with him.

Worst actors? Johnny Depp and Amber Heard among Razzie Award nominees

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:32am
A day before the Oscar nominations, it's the turn of the awards no-one in Hollywood wants.

He Jiankui: China condemns 'baby gene editing' scientist

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:10am
Investigators say He Jiankui sought "fame and fortune" with his claim to have edited baby genes.

Turkey elections: Questions over 'voter aged 165' and other irregularities

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:05am
Opposition parties question the incredible age of first-time voters and other irregularities.

Carlos Fernando Chamorro: Nicaraguan journalist flees citing threats

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 6:40am
Government critic Carlos Fernando Chamorro says he has gone into exile in Costa Rica.

Sexism row over German charity event

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 6:33am
A German charity event in Bremen is criticised for refusing to invite a female mayor.

Fyre Festival: Ja Rule says he was scammed by Billy McFarland too

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 6:16am
The rapper responds to critics who questioned his involvement in the 2017 festival disaster.

US teen denies mocking Native American

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 5:57am
The confrontation between a white student and a Native American elder sparked widespread criticism.

Serena Williams knocks out Simona Halep in epic Australian Open clash

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 5:56am
Serena Williams impresses in a high-quality 6-1 4-6 6-4 last-16 win over top seed Simona Halep at the Australian Open.

Zimbabwe: South Africa refused emergency loan request

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 5:31am
The fuel price hike that sparked protests was imposed shortly after South Africa refused the loan.


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