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Violent anti-Roma protest in Italy

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 11:22am
Demonstrators set fire to a car after officials said 70 Roma people would be moved to a nearby centre.

Mozambique woman gives birth in mango tree during floods

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 11:19am
Sara is born amid Cyclone Idai flooding, 20 years after a similar birth during floods in the country.

Charges dropped in deadly US biker brawl

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 10:42am
Prosecutors say investigators bungled the case, which led to 177 arrests and left nine people dead.

Here comes the story of the Hurricane...

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 10:00am
Rubin Carter. The Hurricane. A boxer whose fight for titles became a battle for freedom after a triple murder conviction. This is his story.

Son becomes lawyer, wins back family land

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 8:40am
Jordan Kinyera goes through 18 years of education, becomes a lawyer and wins his father's court case.

Paris transgender woman 'humiliated' at protest

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:42am
Julia has spoken out after a video went viral of her being attacked outside a metro station.

Twitter blocks French government with its own fake news law

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:15am
Twitter refused to promote the French government's voting campaign - because of its own new law.

A 'magic bullet' to capture carbon dioxide?

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 7:02am
A British Columbia-based company has shown that it can extract CO2 from the air in a cost-effective way.

Toyota to share hybrid vehicle secrets for free

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 6:47am
It will release patents for hybrid technology to keep it relevant in the move to electric vehicles.

Jeffree Star says $2.5m worth of his cosmetic line stolen

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 6:01am
YouTube and cosmetics giant Jeffree Star believes he was targeted by black market smugglers.

Last survivor of US slave ships discovered

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 5:00am
A woman kidnapped from West Africa by slave traders lived until 1937 in Alabama, researchers say.

British environmental activist found dead in Peru

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 2:46am
The body of environmental activist Paul McAuley, 71, is found in the Amazon city of Iquitos.

1MDB: Superyacht linked to financial scandal sold for $126m

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 2:45am
The superyacht has become a symbol of the excesses of one of the world's biggest financial scandals.

Chicago elects Lori Lightfoot as first female black mayor

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 2:39am
Lori Lightfoot becomes the first African-American woman to lead the country's third largest city.

Nipsey Hussle death: Girlfriend Lauren London 'completely lost'

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 2:16am
Actress Lauren London says she's lost her "protector" and "best friend" after the rapper's murder.

Springer spaniel protects rhinos by stopping Kenyan poachers

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 1:29am
Drum is using his training to protect the last two northern white rhinos on Earth.


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