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Chelsea Manning: Ex-army leaker to run for US senate

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 7:24pm
The former soldier will seek the Democratic Party's nomination to run in Maryland in November.

How flowering plants conquered the world

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 7:12pm
Scientists solve Darwin's "abominable mystery": How flowers rapidly evolved and spread across the globe.

Colombia's ELN rebels kidnap oil worker

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 7:07pm
The worker was seized after peace talks with the government broke down because of other ELN attacks.

Recording of Hawaii ballistic missile waning

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 6:02pm
A warning was broadcast urging people on the island to take shelter.

Mark Wahlberg donates reshoot fee to Time's Up defence fund

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 5:41pm
Amid a row about equal pay, Mark Wahlberg has donated the money he earned from a reshoot to Time's Up.

President Macron: Baguette me not?

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 4:44pm
President Emmanuel Macron says the French baguette should be listed as a Unesco cultural treasure.

Hawaii sends out missile alert by mistake

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 2:09pm
Hawaiians receive a text warning of a ballistic missile threat but officials later say it was a mistake.

H&M stores in South Africa trashed over 'racist' hoodie

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 1:55pm
Activists from a South African opposition party vandalise H&M clothing stores after a racism row.

Donald Trump in excellent health - White House doctor

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 12:26pm
The president, 71, gets a clean bill of health after his first medical since entering the White House.

How Australia's extreme heat might be here to stay

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 11:28am
Can a series of scorching summers be blamed on climate change, and what do they tell us?

ICYMI: Ex-crime boss caught out by ink

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 11:24am
The Japanese ex-crime boss captured because of his ink and other stories that could've passed you by.

France's first panda cub makes its public debut

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 11:21am
Yuan Meng, a five-month-old panda cub, draws visitors from all over France for his public debut.

Baby Panda Yuan Meng makes debut in France

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 10:45am
The first panda ever born in France has gone on display to the public.

Czech election: Milos Zeman leads in first round

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 10:15am
Milos Zeman is in front as votes are counted, but the election is expected to go to a second round.

Syrian war: Reports of chlorine gas attack on rebel-held Eastern Ghouta

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 9:41am
Health workers in Eastern Ghouta say six people were treated for breathing problems

Liam Neeson 'on the fence' about Dustin Hoffman allegations

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 7:40am
Actor Liam Neeson told RTE he felt there was a now witch hunt around sexual harassment in Hollywood.

Russian club criticised for 'racist' tweet

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 7:32am
A social media message containing "racist references" posted by Russian club Spartak Moscow "shows a shocking level of ignorance", says the chief of anti-discriminatory body Fare.

South Africa's ANC leader Ramaphosa urges unity as Zuma booed

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 6:43am
The new head of South Africa's ruling party Cyril Ramaphosa vows to tackle corruption and the economy.

Macron: French baguettes should be Unesco-listed treasures

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 6:39am
The French president wants the country's famous loaf on a list of worldwide cultural treasures.

India boat capsize: Search under way for missing children

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 6:00am
Thirty-two of 40 children were rescued after the boat overturned near Mumbai, reports say.

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