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Egyptian archaeologists find sphinx at Aswan temple

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 4:56am
The statue of the mythical beast was found as water was drained from a temple in the city of Aswan.

Cardi B denies posting transphobic meme on Facebook

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 2:36am
The rapper says "a former team member" is the only person with access to the account.

Storm Florence: Heavy flooding cuts off Wilmington

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 12:47am
Impassable roads have left the coastal city of Wilmington, North Carolina, cut off completely.

Strawberry needle scare: Australia probe as 'vicious crime' widens

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 10:13pm
The government investigates the "vicious" sabotage of fruit, amid fears of copycat incidents.

Typhoon Mangkhut: South China hunkers down for deadly storm

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 8:14pm
The storm kills at least two people in China after claiming the lives of dozens in the Philippines.

Why three South African firefighters died from lack of water

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 8:00pm
The deaths of three firemen leaves many feeling they reveal a reckless attitude to health and safety.

Money wives: The Nigerian girls sold to repay debts

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 7:30pm
Young girls are sold to men as old as 90 in the custom still practised in Nigeria's Becheve community.

Last call for Nevada’s brothels?

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 7:12pm
Brothels have been legal in Nevada since 1971 - but could they face the axe?

This town has 10 times the twins of anywhere else. Why?

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 7:08pm
Cândido Godói is a village of 7,000 inhabitants in the south of Brazil that has a phenomenal number of twin births.

Artist Dain Yoon's illusions challenges notions of self

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 6:06pm
South Korean artist Dain Yoon creates stunning illusions using makeup.

Sri Lanka war: I wanted 'my side' to lose

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 6:02pm
Director Jude Ratnam accuses the militant group of betraying Tamils in the film Demons in Paradise.

Green Book wins influential Toronto festival award

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 3:51pm
The film took the People's Choice Award at Toronto Film Festival, an indicator for future prizes.

US top judge accuser reveals ordeal

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 3:17pm
US professor Christine Blasey Ford reveals she was teenager assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh

German treehouse protest dismantled by police

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 1:59pm
Thousands protest as police end a six-year forest occupation by anti-coal campaigners.

Souvenirs celebrating French presidency go on sale

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 1:19pm
A new line of official souvenirs celebrating the French presidency have gone on sale this weekend.

Massachusetts gas-blast: Residents allowed home after fires and explosions

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 11:25am
Residents can return to more than 8,000 homes evacuated after gas blasts and fires near Boston.

Macron tells young jobseeker: 'I can find you a job by crossing the road'

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 10:23am
The president was walking in Paris when a young man complained to him that he could not find a job.

Hamilton cruises to Singapore F1 win

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 10:05am
Lewis Hamilton cruises to victory at the Singapore Grand Prix as Sebastian Vettel loses more ground in the title race.

'Aspirin-a-day risky in old age' - major study

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 10:00am
A major study suggests elderly people in good health should not take the drug every day.

Germany migrants: Police investigate attacks on migrants

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 9:37am
Several asylum seekers were injured in two racially motivated attacks by locals in central Germany.

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