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Alabama editor in KKK row replaced by black woman

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 4:29pm
The editor who called for the Ku Klux Klan to lynch Democrats stepped down in favour of a black female.

Robert Kraft: No 'special justice' for accused NFL owner

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 4:22pm
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is charged with twice paying for sex at a Florida day spa.

Mohammad Javad Zarif: Iran's foreign minister announces resignation

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 3:46pm
Mohammad Javad Zarif announces resignation in an Instagram post, apologising for his "shortcomings".

Danny Burch: American oil worker freed after captivity in Yemen

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 3:05pm
Danny Burch, 63, "has been recovered" and reunited with his family, US President Donald Trump said.

Nigeria election 2019: Muhammadu Buhari takes early lead

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 3:01pm
President Muhammadu Buhari - seeking a second term - takes an early lead amid vote rigging claims.

Bashir's state of emergency fails to end Sudan protests

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 1:36pm
The opposition rejects President Bashir's announcement and anti-government protests gain momentum.

Why do North Korean leaders like to travel by train?

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 12:57pm
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has departed for Hanoi by train - a mode of travel loved by his predecessors.

R Kelly pleads not guilty to sexual abuse charges in court

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 12:25pm
The R&B star was dressed in a jumpsuit in a Chicago court when his lawyer entered the plea.

Chagos Islands dispute: UK obliged to end control - UN

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 11:43am
Mauritius says it was forced to give up the Indian Ocean islands in exchange for independence.

Taiwan game upsets China with Xi Jinping/Winnie the Pooh reference

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 11:31am
A Taiwanese game that hid references to Chinese President Xi Jinping has been pulled from the mainland.

Ex-security officials: 'No factual basis' for Trump wall

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 10:06am
Security veterans from both parties will say "there is no factual basis" for a border emergency.

Moldova election marred by allegations of vote-buying

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 9:38am
There is no clear winner in Moldova's election - amid allegations of misconduct on both sides.

Craig Coley given $21m for false murder charge

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 8:25am
Craig Coley served 38 years in jail, but a review of DNA evidence helped to clear his name in 2017.

Hayabusa 2: Asteroid image shows touchdown marks

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 7:36am
A new image from Japan's Hayabusa-2 spacecraft reveals a dark splodge where it touched down on the surface of an asteroid last week.

Bangladesh plane 'hijacker' killed by police was carrying toy gun

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 7:31am
Officials say a man who attempted to hijack a flight, who was killed by police, was carrying a fake pistol.

Pippi Longstocking parrot actor dies

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 7:15am
Douglas, the parrot star of a Pippi Longstocking children's film, has died.

YouTube takes ads off 'anti-vax' video channels

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 6:12am
The World Health Organization said anti-vaccine views were a "top 10 global health threat" in 2019.

Oscars 2019: Spike Lee says Green Book 'not my cup of tea'

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 4:42am
Peter Farrelly's Green Book beat Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman to best picture at the Oscars.

Vietnam deports Kim Jong-un impersonator ahead of summit

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 4:06am
Howard X says officials have told him his visa is "invalid", but has received no other explanation.

'My photo was used in fake STI outbreak' in Kenya

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 4:00am
A photo of George Otieno's penile cancer was used to spread false rumours about a made-up STI.

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