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Charlottesville car attack: James Alex Fields Jr jailed for life

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 2:27pm
A man who drove his car into anti-racism protesters in Virginia in 2017 is jailed for hate crimes.

US 2020 election: Do America’s three richest own more than the poorest half?

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 12:56pm
Democratic White House contender Bernie Sanders claims the poorest 50% of Americans own less than the three richest. Is he right?

French police pepper spray Paris climate protesters

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 12:35pm
The protesters were blocking roads in the capital Paris to draw attention to climate change.

Vincent Lambert: French court ends life support tug-of-war

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 12:24pm
Doctors can now end Vincent Lambert's life support, in a high-profile right-to-die case.

Kamala Harris on Biden: We should be discussing race

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 12:01pm
The California senator says she was "speaking the truth" when she confronted Joe Biden about race.

Istanbul opposition figure in court over 'insulting' Erdogan tweets

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 11:59am
The leader of the Istanbul branch of the Republican People's Party (CHP) could face years in prison.

California set to be first US state to ban hair discrimination

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 11:26am
California's planned law on natural hair will cover "traits historically associated with race".

Is Putin right? Is liberalism really dead?

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 10:33am
Russia's president says liberal ideas are opposed by "the overwhelming majority" - but is he right?

Merkel's shaking: Why Germans feel so protective

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 9:01am
German media are restrained about Chancellor Merkel's tremors, but her health is a political issue.

Iran seizes 1,000 Bitcoin mining machines after power spike

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 5:57am
Large racks of the computers constantly mining Bitcoin have led to a spike in electricity consumption.

G20 summit: Trump jokes to Putin about Russian election meddling

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 5:18am
The US president delivers a light-hearted reprimand to his Russian counterpart at the G20 summit.

Kim Kardashian West defends herself over Kimono row

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 4:54am
The reality-star-turned-designer has been accused of cultural appropriation over new fashion line.

DR Congo copper and cobalt miners killed in Kolwezi

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 4:27am
The governor of Lualaba province says the fatalities are "clandestine artisanal diggers".

Genoa's giant bridge towers demolished

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 4:10am
Demolition experts blow up what remained of a bridge which collapsed in a storm killing 43 people.

Donald Trump's joking reprimand to Putin: 'Don't meddle in the 2020 election'

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 3:10am
The US president held a meeting with the Russian leader during the G20 summit in Japan.

Alabama woman charged with manslaughter after losing unborn baby in shooting

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 3:09am
After losing her child in a shooting, the woman has been arrested - despite not being the shooter.

India arrests after women's heads shaved for resisting rape

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 2:31am
Two men are arrested for shaving the women's heads and assaulting them in India's Bihar state.

Democrats clash over policy, history and food

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 1:31am
There were tense exchanges - and moments of agreement - on the debate stage in Miami.

Democratic debate: Joe Biden criticised for race record

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 1:16am
The front-runner in the Democratic race has his civil rights record attacked by Kamala Harris.

New Zealand 'fake meat' pizza was not misleading, says Hell Pizza

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 1:00am
Hell Pizza says it covertly introduced plant-based meat on its Burger Pizza to raise awareness.

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