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Tropical Storm Barry: Trump approves Louisiana state of emergency

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 11:21am
Tropical Storm Barry is gathering strength, and is expected to make landfall late on Friday or early Saturday.

Serena Williams faces Simona Halep in Wimbledon final chasing 24th Grand Slam

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 11:17am
Serena Williams faces "pressure times 100" when she plays Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final seeking a 24th Grand Slam singles title, her coach says.

Italy frees man wrongly extradited for people smuggling

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 11:07am
Medhanie Tesfamariam Behre has spent three years in jail in a case of mistaken identity in Italy.

US Labor Secretary Alex Acosta resigns over Epstein case

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 10:17am
US Labor Secretary Alex Acosta resigns amid pressure over his brokering of 2008 plea deal for Jeffrey Epstein.

Spain's 'stolen baby' finds out she was adopted

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 6:48am
Inés Madrigal was recognised by a court as one of many Spanish babies snatched from their mothers.

The moment a US Coast Guard raided a submarine

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 6:43am
A submarine suspected to be carrying drugs is seized by US Coast Guards in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.

Google probes leak of smart speaker recordings

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 6:33am
A Belgian broadcaster listened to 1,000 conversations logged by Google's smart speakers.

South Africa deploys army to gang-hit Cape Town

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 6:28am
The operation is meant to recover illegal firearms and confiscate drugs, authorities say.

Turkey defies US as Russian S-400 missile defence arrives

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 5:16am
The move could prompt a major rift between Turkey and its Nato ally, the US.

'Why I'm glad I have alopecia'

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 5:08am
Young Reporter Kacey shares her journey of living with alopecia since the age of six.

Egypt's women footballers dream of reuniting national team

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 5:08am
These footballers are fighting for the women's game to be given proper recognition in Egypt.

Afghanistan war: 'Child used' in Afghan suicide attack

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 4:30am
Officials say the target of the bombing in eastern Afghanistan was a local militia commander.

Australia corella deaths: Dozens of birds found in suspected poisoning

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 2:21am
Dozens of corellas were unable to be saved after "falling from the sky" in Adelaide, rescuers say.

R. Kelly 'arrested on federal sex trafficking charges'

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 2:03am
The singer is reportedly facing several new charges including child abuse images.

US census 2020: Will Trump's citizenship data order work?

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 12:27am
The US president retreats on adding a citizenship question to 2020 census, but unveils a new plan.

Brazil's President Bolsonaro offers US ambassador job to son

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 10:30pm
Eduardo Bolsonaro said he would accept the role if it were offered to him.

Africa's top shots: 5-11 July 2019

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 9:34pm
A selection of the week's best photos from across the continent and beyond.

France Télécom bullying trial sheds light on spate of suicides

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 9:32pm
Prosecutors want three executives to go to jail over the suicide of 19 France Télécom workers, in a test case.

Sudan’s livestream massacre

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 9:09pm
The story of the deadly violence in Khartoum on 3 June, told through those who filmed through it.

Texas woman shares home with mother's corpse for three years

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 8:49pm
US police believe the mother suffered a fall in 2016 and her daughter did not provide adequate care.

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