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Trump impeachment inquiry: New claims amid public hearing

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 09:59
Donald Trump was overheard asking about "investigations" into Joe Biden, a top US diplomat says.
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Zut alors! The Americans who are farming edible snails

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 01:36
Two snail farms in the US are now allowing top restaurants to switch from canned to fresh supplies.
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Islamic State: What happens to those expelled by Turkey?

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 01:28
Turkey has begun sending IS members to their home countries - even if they don't want them back.
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Trump impeachment hearing: What did we learn?

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 01:25
For the first time, the public hears evidence in the case to impeach US President Donald Trump.
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Trump impeachment: How Ukraine story unfolded

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 23:26
It's a complicated story - here's how Trump got into deeper and deeper trouble over Ukraine.
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Secrets of the largest ape that ever lived

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 19:00
The fossilised tooth of a mysterious extinct ape is shedding new light on the evolution of great apes.
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Israel-Gaza fighting continues for second day after militant's death

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 15:31
After an overnight lull, militants fire more rockets towards Israel and Israeli aircraft hit Gaza.
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Apple Store worker 'texts himself customer's intimate photo'

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 15:22
After a phone screen repair, the woman was shocked to find an "extremely personal" photo had been sent.
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Bolivia’s democracy on shaky ground

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 14:45
Protests and celebrations as Jeanine Áñez takes over as pre-election president after Evo Morales left.
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Australia bushfires: Fresh warnings in Queensland and New South Wales

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 14:14
Huge blazes continue to rage in two drought-hit states, amid warnings of a dangerous summer.
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Venice floods: Climate change behind highest tide in 50 years, says mayor

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 14:11
A state of disaster is declared as the Italian city is hit with a high tide of more than 1.87m.
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Japan cancels cherry blossom party amid cronyism accusations

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 13:43
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was accused of inviting too many of his own supporters to the last event.
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Could digging up the ocean floor help save the planet?

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 13:10
The seabed is rich in metals, but what damage could mining it cause?
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Blackpink are the first K-pop band to join YouTube's 'billion views club'

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 13:07
The video for Ddu-Du Ddu-Du makes them the first K-pop group to join the billion views club.
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Electric car future may depend on deep sea mining

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 13:02
Demand is soaring for the metal cobalt, an essential ingredient in batteries and abundant on the seabed.
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Charlie's Angels: What did the critics think?

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 12:55
The verdict is in for Elizabeth Banks's latest action film in the Charlie's Angels franchise.
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Saudi Arabia apologises for video labelling feminism as extremism

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 12:42
The video, published on Twitter, also labelled homosexuality and atheism as dangerous ideas.
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Bolivia crisis: Jeanine Áñez declares herself interim president

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 11:20
Jeanine Áñez is backed by the Constitutional Court, but accused of a coup by ex-leader Morales.
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Greta Thunberg to sail to Spain climate summit with YouTubers

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 10:48
The 16-year-old climate activist will sail from the US to Madrid for the COP25 summit.
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Hong Kong protests: Students fight police with petrol bombs, bows and arrows

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 08:19
Student protesters fought a pitched battle with police at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
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