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The robots taking on your housework

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 7:03pm
A simulator teaches robots how to perform tasks by breaking them down into small steps.

Are presidential pardons Trump's secret weapon?

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 7:00pm
The US President has even floated the idea of pardoning himself - but is that legal?

Pep Guardiola: Yaya Toure says Man City boss 'often has problems with Africans'

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 6:53pm
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola "often has problems with Africans", says former Blues midfielder Yaya Toure.

Ron Rockwell Hansen: US arrests man for trying to spy for China

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 6:35pm
The FBI detains a former US Defense Intelligence Agency officer on his way to catch a flight to China.

Robert Kennedy: What if US presidential hopeful had not been killed?

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 5:46pm
Fifty years on, some argue Kennedy's assassination had a profound impact on liberalism.

Putin says Russia not aiming to divide EU

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 5:38pm
Ahead of a trip to Austria, Vladimir Putin says Russia wants the EU to be united and prosperous.

Starbucks boss leaves firm after 36 years

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 5:11pm
Howard Schultz hints at political ambitions as he steps down as Starbucks' executive chairman.

Guatemala Fuego: Search after deadly volcano eruption

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 5:00pm
At least 62 people are known to have died when the Fuego volcano erupted on Sunday.

Dinosaur skeleton sold to private buyer for €1.6m at Paris auction

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 4:00pm
An almost complete specimen from 150 million years ago is sold at an auction to a private buyer.

Apple jams Facebook's web-tracking tools

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 3:53pm
The next versions of the iOS and the Mac operating systems will block the social network's trackers.

Georgia officer fired for hitting suspect with patrol car

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 3:37pm
Bodycam footage shows moment a man fleeing police crashes into the windscreen of the patrol car.

Maine man killed in hit-and-run ran over a girl in 1968

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 3:06pm
The "hero" who saved children on Friday lied about killing a girl in a 1968 car crash, it emerged.

Denmark backs fence on German border to keep out wild boar

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 2:55pm
Danish MPs fear wild boar will spread African swine fever and harm the pork industry.

Tunisia migrant shipwreck death toll reaches 112

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 2:38pm
The world migration body says the toll has doubled since the boat sunk off the coast of Tunisia.

Italians shocked by man's selfie after train accident in Piacenza

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 12:29pm
When a Canadian woman was hit by a train, a man captured the scene with his smartphone.

Bill Clinton: 'Monica Lewinsky affair was dealt with correctly'

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:54am
Bill Clinton says he would not respond differently today to news of his affair with his former intern.

US Supreme Court backs Colorado baker's gay wedding cake snub

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:35am
The ruling says a civil rights body showed "impermissible hostility" to a baker's religious beliefs.

Salah tackle turns up in Syrian law school exam

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:03am
Exam question asks students to explain why Sergio Ramos cannot face prosecution for his contentious challenge.

'Remarkable' therapy beats terminal breast cancer

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:00am
Judy Perkins had been given three months to live, but two years later there is no sign of cancer in her body.

Guatemala volcano: Deadly Fuego eruption caught on video

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 10:43am
The Fuego volcano in Guatemala erupted on Sunday, killing dozens of people.

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