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Oprah Winfrey: 'I don't want to run for US president'

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 7:06pm
The star spoke at an event supporting Democrat Stacey Abrams' campaign to be governor of Georgia.

Apple falls below $1tn despite revenue and profit rise

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 6:36pm
Apple's revenues and profits rise, but caution about sales growth sees the share price slip.

' I invented paintball to settle an argument'

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 6:33pm
Two friends were arguing over who could survive better in the wild. To settle the dispute, they created a whole new game.

Pride and Passion: Jane Austen novels the Brazilian way

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 6:14pm
Sex and violence make it into Jane Austen's plotlines as the novelist gets the Brazilian soap treatment.

An ugly, gloves-off fight that defines US election

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 5:21pm
Two candidates who represent the beating hearts of their party's base are locked in a no-holds barred fight.

Canada resort staff were fired for being white - tribunal

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 3:50pm
A human rights tribunal found that seven resort employees were fired for not being Chinese.

Think the US election's fixed? Blame him

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 3:28pm
Why are so many people talking about Elbridge Gerry ahead of the mid-term elections?

Zimbabwe 'excited to dig for oil' after new survey

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 1:48pm
The president said it was an exciting development for the country, which is suffering economically.

Google walkout: Staff leave New York offices over women's treatment

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 1:28pm
Employees from across the world are protesting against the company's treatment of women.

Greece resumes flights to Macedonia after 12-year pause

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 1:26pm
The first direct flight from Athens to Skopje in more than a decade takes to the skies.

Hunter Killer film release delayed in Russia

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 12:59pm
The thriller, in which US soldiers save a Russian president, was due to be shown on 1 November.

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro makes top judge Sergio Moro justice minister

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 12:09pm
Sergio Moro headed Operation Car Wash, the anti-corruption probe that brought down former President Lula.

'Whitey' Bulger: Mob hitman suspected as prison killer

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 12:09pm
A convicted mafia killer is suspected of using a lock in a sock to beat the Boston gangster to death in prison.

IMDB: Ex-Goldman bankers and Jho Low face US charges

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 12:08pm
The charges are linked to one of the world's biggest financial scandals - Malaysia's 1MDB fund.

Trump says he always tries to tell the truth when he can

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 11:52am
Mr Trump's tone is under scrutiny as a poll shows voters are concerned about politicians' "incivility".

Pittsburgh shooting: Robert Bowers pleads not guilty

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 11:28am
The man accused of shooting 11 worshippers at a synagogue on Saturday requests a jury trial.

Samsung agrees to payouts after worker deaths

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 9:50am
The technology company agrees to pay up to £100,000 per illness after a decade-long campaign.

Vatican Orlandi mystery: 'Woman's bones' found in Rome search

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 9:22am
The discovery has raised hopes of answers for the families of two teenage girls last seen in 1983.

Russian glitch voids 5m traffic tickets

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 9:19am
Tech glitch lets millions of Moscow traffic offenders off the hook.

DNA project to decode 'all complex life' on Earth

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 8:33am
Scientists set out to read the DNA of 1.5 million species, starting a "new chapter in biology".

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