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Argentine leader Mauricio Macri trounced in primary vote

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 7:11am
The primaries are a good indicator of who may win the presidential elections later this year.

Berlin gay penguins adopt abandoned egg

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 6:19am
Two male penguins at Berlin Zoo have been caring for an egg since July in the hope of becoming parents.

Hong Kong protests: Airport cancels flights as thousands occupy terminal

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 4:56am
The busy international hub cancels flights as anti-government protests there enter a fourth day.

Twitch CEO apologises for pornography on Ninja's channel

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 4:36am
Streaming platform Twitch's boss apologises after pornography is hosted on Ninja's former channel.

South Korea to take Japan off trusted export list

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 4:35am
The tit-for-tat move deepens the rift between the nations, inflamed by a row over wartime compensation.

Hong Kong protests: Violence erupts in train stations

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 4:30am
Local news outlets captured police shooting non-lethal ammunition at close range and tear gas.

Teen Choice Awards: Taylor Swift backs equal pay for US footballers

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 3:03am
The singer called the women's football team "heroes and icons for standing up."

In fighting deep fakes, mice may be great listeners

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 1:06am
A Las Vegas cyber-security conference hears the latest, unusual techniques to fight "deep fake" videos.

K-pop group BTS to take 'extended' break from performing

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 10:59pm
The group became the first K-pop artists to reach number one on the US album charts this year.

Versace apologises after T-shirt draws China ire

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 10:14pm
The luxury label is the latest firm to face backlash for not adhering to China's territorial claims.

Police fire tear gas into Hong Kong railway station

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 8:59pm
Protesters clashed with police as demonstrations in the territory continued for a 10th week.

Zumba: How a missing tape in Cali launched a global craze

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 7:02pm
Colombian dancer Beto Perez first came up with the idea behind Zumba when he was 16.

Why the doctor of Lampedusa changed jobs

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 7:01pm
Instead of treating migrants - or conducting autopsies on their bodies - Dr Pietro Bartolo is now seeking a political solution.

The Kenyan dance parties where men are banned

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 7:01pm
Organisers of the night want to create a safe space for women, which means men are not invited.

Hassan al-Kontar: Who is the man trapped in an airport helping now?

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 7:01pm
Hassan al-Kontar wants to help sponsor 200 Manus Island and Nauru refugees to come to Canada.

Hong Kong protests: Clashes as police fire tear gas into rail station

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 5:16pm
Hong Kong is again rocked by violent unrest as it enters its 10th week of mass demonstrations.

Bear breaks into house and smashes wall to leave

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 5:00pm
Police in Colorado said the bear broke through a wall "like the Kool-Aid Man".

Jeffrey Epstein: How conspiracy theories spread after financier's death

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 1:39pm
After the financier was found dead in his jail cell, unsubstantiated theories quickly spread online.

Tanzania tanker explosion victims buried in mass funeral

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 1:26pm
Many were trying to recover fuel from an overturned tanker when it exploded and killed 71 people.

Norway mosque shooting: Mohammad Rafiq tells of tackling gunman

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 11:27am
A 65-year-old man managed to overpower a gunman in an attack on a mosque in the Norwegian capital.

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