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Zimbabwe election: President Mnangagwa calls for unity

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 5:03pm
The aftermath of a disputed election has seen violence and opposition claims of fraud.

Massive dust storm rolls through Phoenix, AZ

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 2:21pm
Forecasters warned the storm would cause zero visibility and winds topping 60mph.

Harvey Weinstein seeks to dismiss case based on accuser's emails

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 2:11pm
Harvey Weinstein's lawyers cites "warm" emails the producer received from an accuser.

Osama Bin Laden: Mother Alia Ghanem remembers 'good child'

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 12:36pm
Alia Ghanem gives her first interview, saying she was "upset" that her son became al-Qaeda leader.

Arizona care worker accused of migrant shelter child abuse

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 11:11am
The 25-year-old, who is HIV positive, is accused of targeting boys between the ages of 15 to 17.

Melting mountains, sprouts and other tales as Europe bakes

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 10:58am
Soaring temperatures are taking their toll on everyone from sprout farmers to zoo animals.

North Korea warns of 'natural disaster' amid heatwave

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 10:55am
Citizens are urged to "join the struggle" to save precious crops from drought.

Afghanistan mosque attack: At least 29 Shia worshippers killed in Gardez

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 10:51am
Two men arrived at the mosque in eastern Afghanistan dressed in full-face veils., officials say.

In pictures: Europe swelters

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 10:42am
Shrunken lakes and dry riverbeds are seen across Europe as people battle to stay cool

China plans tariffs after latest US trade threat

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 9:39am
China targets $60bn of US products, as tensions between the world's two biggest economies escalate.

Three Moscow sisters accused of murdering abusive father

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 8:54am
Three teenagers are accused of killing their father in a frenzied knife attack.

Mystery American held in far east Russia near Alaska

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 7:44am
Border guards in Chukotka hold an American who turned up in a dinghy.

Japan airport to gift people who hand in old suitcases

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 7:26am
Discarded luggage at Kansai International Airport has posed a heightened security threat, so it wants people to hand unwanted suitcases in.

Trump: 'I was waiting 15 minutes for the Queen'

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 7:17am
The US president hit back at claims that he was late for his meeting with the Queen in July.

Daisy Osakue: Turin youths held over egg attack

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 6:00am
Daisy Osakue suffered an eye injury when eggs were thrown at her from a car.

WWE star Glenn Jacobs, aka Kane, elected mayor in Tennessee

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 5:56am
Glenn Jacobs, who played a "monstrous abomination" in the ring, won in Knox County, Tennessee.

Sydney axe attack: Woman guilty of trying to kill strangers

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 5:16am
Evie Amati is convicted of attempted murder after wounding two strangers in a convenience store.

Zimbabwe election: Opposition rejects 'fake' poll results

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 5:10am
Troops patrol the streets of Harare after President Mnangagwa narrowly won the post-Mugabe vote.

Lynchburg floods: Flooding dam sparks evacuations in US city

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 4:40am
Authorities warn 17ft of water could hit Lynchburg in Virginia in minutes if a dam overspills.

Africa's week in pictures: 27 July-2 August 2018

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 3:05am
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.

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