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Florida toddler imitates dad's arrest in viral video

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 8:42am
Bodycam footage released by Florida police shows the two-year-old with her hands raised for officers.

'Incredible recovery' as jockey almost falls off and still wins

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 8:12am
Jockey Mikey Sweeney on Ask Heather almost falls off but makes an "incredible recovery" then goes on to win the race.

Egypt TV host Mohamed al-Ghiety jailed for interviewing gay man

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 8:08am
An Egyptian presenter gets one year of hard labour for hosting a gay man on his show last year.

IMF warns trade tensions could hit growth

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 8:00am
The Fund cuts its 2019 growth prediction from 3.7% to 3.5% and says trade spats could make things worse.

Click to Pray: Pope launches prayer app

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:50am
Pope Francis launches app to encourage Catholics to pray with him.

Worst actors? Johnny Depp and Amber Heard among Razzie Award nominees

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:32am
A day before the Oscar nominations, it's the turn of the awards no-one in Hollywood wants.

He Jiankui: China condemns 'baby gene editing' scientist

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:10am
Investigators say He Jiankui sought "fame and fortune" with his claim to have edited baby genes.

Turkey elections: Questions over 'voter aged 165' and other irregularities

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:05am
Opposition parties question the incredible age of first-time voters and other irregularities.

Carlos Fernando Chamorro: Nicaraguan journalist flees citing threats

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 6:40am
Government critic Carlos Fernando Chamorro says he has gone into exile in Costa Rica.

Sexism row over German charity event

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 6:33am
A German charity event in Bremen is criticised for refusing to invite a female mayor.

Fyre Festival: Ja Rule says he was scammed by Billy McFarland too

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 6:16am
The rapper responds to critics who questioned his involvement in the 2017 festival disaster.

US teen denies mocking Native American

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 5:57am
The confrontation between a white student and a Native American elder sparked widespread criticism.

Serena Williams knocks out Simona Halep in epic Australian Open clash

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 5:56am
Serena Williams impresses in a high-quality 6-1 4-6 6-4 last-16 win over top seed Simona Halep at the Australian Open.

Zimbabwe: South Africa refused emergency loan request

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 5:31am
The fuel price hike that sparked protests was imposed shortly after South Africa refused the loan.

WhatsApp restricts message-sharing to fight fake news

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 5:27am
The chat app will only allow users to forward messages five times to limit the spread of false news.

In pictures: 'Super blood wolf moon'

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 3:00am
Some stargazers struggled to see the rare lunar eclipse which makes the moon appear to glow red.

Australian Open 2019: Alexander Zverev loses to Milos Raonic in fourth round

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 1:54am
Fourth seed Alexander Zverev, who smashed up his racquet at one point, is knocked out of the Australian Open by Canada's Milos Raonic.

Philippines holds autonomy referendum in restive Mindanao

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 1:53am
It is hoped the vote could end a decades-long insurgency that has claimed more than 120,000 lives.

China economy: Fourth quarter growth slips to 6.4%

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 11:06pm
A damaging trade fight with the US is adding to worries in China as its economic slowdown deepens.

Letter from Africa: What is it like to report a terror attack?

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 10:01pm
Kenyan TV presenter Waihiga Mwaura looks back at traumatic week following the hotel siege in Nairobi.


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