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Malta PM 'shocked' by Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder

2 hours 47 min ago
Joseph Muscat said he was "flabbergasted" when he heard Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed in a car bomb.

Sunwing flyer sues because he got sparkling wine not champagne

2 hours 55 min ago
The plaintiff says champagne was promised in the brochure; the airline calls the lawsuit "frivolous".

California hepatitis A outbreak death toll climbs to 19

3 hours 31 min ago
The disease has wreaked havoc on the state's homeless population, who experts say are vulnerable.

Brazil minister: Amazon deforestation 'drops by 16%'

4 hours 28 min ago
Deforestation is down compared to last year but still higher than in 2012, when it was at its lowest.

Wanted man surrenders after police complete his Facebook challenge

4 hours 45 min ago
A man who had been on the run hands himself in after police completed his Facebook challenge.

Trump's latest travel ban blocked by second federal judge

5 hours 27 min ago
Another court says the policy "resembles President Trump's earlier description of the Muslim ban".

Syria war: UN says it is ready to go into Raqqa

6 hours 3 min ago
Aid groups warn of a growing humanitarian crisis after IS is driven out of the city.

Tragically Hip singer Gord Downie has died at 53

6 hours 56 min ago
The Canadian band's singer passes away at the age of 53 after a battle with terminal cancer.

Air Berlin plane does 'lap of honour' in Düsseldorf

7 hours 25 min ago
The incident took place on the bankrupt airline's final long-haul flight.

Iran nuclear deal: Khamenei denounces Trump's ‘rants and whoppers’

7 hours 35 min ago
The country's supreme leader attacks the US president for threatening to abandon the nuclear deal.


8 hours 28 min ago
The global and personal responses to the anti-sexual harassment campaign.

Spain warns Catalonia on self-rule as deadline looms

8 hours 39 min ago
The deputy prime minister speaks out as a deadline nears for Catalan leaders to drop a secession plan.

Portugal fires: Minister resigns as government faces challenge

10 hours 12 min ago
The country's interior minister resigns after dozens died in the second major fire this year.

India Diwali: Delhi acts against pollution menace

10 hours 22 min ago
India's capital enacts curbs to combat hazardous smog, as air pollution hits "severe" levels.

Bull escapes New York slaughterhouse

10 hours 59 min ago
It ran around a Brooklyn park before being caught by police.

Trump 'insensitive' to soldier's widow, lawmaker says

11 hours 8 min ago
A lawmaker says she overheard the president say the fallen sergeant "knew what he signed up for".

JJ Abrams: 'Harvey Weinstein can't be a lone operator'

11 hours 27 min ago
The Star Wars director says he knew producer Harvey Weinstein was a bully

Iraqi forces retake Kurdish-held areas in Nineveh province

12 hours 28 min ago
The push into disputed areas comes weeks after a controversial Kurdish independence referendum.

Australia risks humanitarian crisis over asylum, UNHCR says

12 hours 56 min ago
The UN's refugee agency says the nation "cannot walk away" from people it has held in detention.

Kenya election official resigns, saying poll 'not credible'

15 hours 40 min ago
Roselyn Akombe, now in New York, tells the BBC she feared for her safety in Kenya.


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