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'Manhattanhenge': Photographers flock to capture solar phenomenon

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 5:00am
The spectacular solar phenomenon sees the sun set in alignment with New York City's grid system.

Lithuania and Romania allowed US torture - European court

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 4:53am
European judges say Lithuania and Romania assisted CIA ill-treatment of al-Qaeda suspects.

Taliban officials 'in talks with Afghan government', US says

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 4:13am
The US says secret meetings have been held to discuss a potential ceasefire.

Korean Air raided as 'nut rage' family investigated

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 3:46am
Raid is reportedly part of a probe into suspected tax evasion by members of airline's founding family.

Double marriage proposal video goes viral

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 3:36am
Jessa Gillaspie and Becky McCabe proposed to each other at Michigan Zoo in Memphis, Tennessee.

US military renames Pacific Command

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 12:47am
It will now be called the US Indo-Pacific Command to mark the growing importance of the Indian Ocean.

Australian minister Greg Hunt accused of misogyny

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 10:11pm
Greg Hunt has not responded to that assertion, but apologises for swearing at a town mayor.

Chile transgender: 'Growing up here is torture'

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 9:56pm
Why members of Chile's transgender community are lobbying for a change in the law.

Why Ghanaians are so slow to bury their dead

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 9:52pm
Bodies are not buried for months, sometimes years, in Ghana as families bicker over funeral arrangements.

Arkady Babchenko: Ukraine condemned for faking journalist's murder

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 9:34pm
Ukraine says it acted to foil a Russian plot to assassinate journalist Arkady Babchenko.

How Sweden is preparing for its election to be hacked

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 8:38pm
Will a "Facebook hotline" and propaganda lessons keep polls free and fair?

Roxana Hernandez: Transgender migrant detainee 'murdered' by US

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 8:32pm
Roxana Hernandez, 33, was being held by immigration authorities in New Mexico when she fell ill.

The story of Pakistan's 'disappeared' Shias

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 8:27pm
Activists say they are detained without due process over suspected links to a secretive militia in Syria.


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