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Coral: Palau to ban sunscreen products to protect reefs

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 8:04am
The Pacific island nation becomes the first country to impose a widespread ban on sunscreen products.

Woman survives six days in Arizona desert after car crash

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 7:51am
The US woman's car left the highway in Arizona and was found suspended in a tree.

Soyuz rocket: 'Faulty sensor' led to launch failure

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 7:20am
Russian officials have been looking into why the rocket’s booster malfunctioned during a launch last month.

Halloween 2018: Celebrities show off costumes for the cameras

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 7:07am
Shrek, Fiona and the Mask all made an appearance at Heidi Klum's fancy dress party.

Neil Young confirms marriage to Daryl Hannah

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 6:51am
The singer refers to the actress as "my wife Daryl" in a message released with live track.

Marlène Schiappa: French minister chops off hair for cancer

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 6:39am
Equalities Minister Marlène Schiappa offers support for women with cancer unable to afford a wig.

Sri Lanka crisis: 'Sacked' prime minister remains confident of support

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 5:27am
From the grand residence that he refuses to leave, Ranil Wickremesinghe tells the BBC that he is backed by MPs.

Weinstein accused of sexually assaulting teenager, lawsuit says

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 3:46am
The alleged victim accuses the film producer of forcing her to grope him in 2002.

Lion Air crash: Plane 'black box' found by divers

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 2:24am
Indonesian divers have found a "black box" from the crashed Lion Air plane in the sea.

Scientists count whales from space

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 2:04am
UK scientists demonstrate the practicality of identifying and counting whales from orbit.

Australian cafe mocked after 'inadvertent' exam coincidence

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 1:11am
School students use an "inadvertent" coincidence on a state-wide test to unleash fake reviews.

Lion Air crash: Black box retrieved from missing plane

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 12:51am
The flight recorder will give vital clues about what caused the Lion Air plane to fall from the sky.

North Korea: Sexual abuse of women 'common', report claims

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 11:59pm
A rights group reports a culture of open, unchallenged abuse, particularly by men in positions of power.

Trump: Third of Americans see media as 'enemy of the people'

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 11:33pm
The US president says he has "forcefully condemned hatred and bigotry" but this goes unreported.

US mid-terms: What are the claims of voter suppression?

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 9:23pm
Critics say tougher identification and registration requirements are designed to limit voter participation.

Vowing to 'make Spain great again'

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 9:12pm
Derided as far-right, Vox has begun to attract supporters with its anti-migrant, nationalist message.

'Fish are vanishing'

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 9:12pm
Foreign trawlers and fishmeal plants are increasingly threatening the livelihood of Senegal's fishermen.

Peru's Keiko Fujimori jailed over bribery case

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 9:00pm
A judge said the opposition leader, accused of taking cash from a Brazilian firm, could flee abroad.

Reality Check: How healthy is your commute?

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 8:38pm
What forms of transport in urban environments expose you to the highest amounts of pollutants?

Climate change: Oceans 'soaking up more heat than estimated'

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 8:32pm
The Earth is far more sensitive to fossil fuel emissions than previously thought, a study says.

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