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Deadly fire engulfs Russian hotel

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 9:15pm
Two people died when the three star Torn House hotel in Rostov-on-Don caught fire.

Philippines protesters burn Duterte effigy

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 9:10pm
Protesters demand an end to President Duterte's implementation of martial law on the island of Mindanao. They also condemn the violence of the ongoing "war on drugs".

New antibody attacks 99% of HIV strains

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 7:45pm
It will enter clinical trials to prevent and treat the infection next year.

Neanderthal brains 'grew more slowly'

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 7:44pm
A new study shows that Neanderthal brains developed more slowly than ours.

Election shift

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 7:44pm
Sunday's election could see the first far-right party represented in Germany's parliament since WW2.

Political stink?

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 7:42pm
South Africa's Helen Zille made the shock revelation, arguing greasy hair is now a status symbol.

Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises as search for survivors goes on

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 6:59pm
Rescuers believe survivors could still be found beneath buildings toppled by Tuesday's tremor.

German election: How young voters are shaking up the election

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 6:35pm
"Ignored" by parties, here's how young German voters are mobilising ahead of the federal election.

Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez had 'most severe' brain disease

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 6:22pm
The former New England Patriot the worst case of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, his lawyer says.

Migrant crisis: Dozens feared drowned off Libya coast

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 6:08pm
At least 50 people are feared drowned after a dinghy reportedly ran out of fuel off the Libyan coast.

'Decapitated man' Halloween display in Tennessee sparks 911 calls

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 5:42pm
The stuffed puppet display, of a man decapitated by a garage door, spooked Tennessee residents.

Justin Trudeau tells UN: Canada is no wonderland

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 5:25pm
The prime minister laments Canada's "humiliation, neglect and abuse" of First Nations peoples.

Bright sparks

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 4:52pm
The fast-growing US solar industry is at odds with itself - and the decision may be left to Trump.

Flight of fancy

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 2:51pm
Trump's Air Force One is similar to the one that Obama flew. But plans for a bigger one are now under way.

Spain's Gran Canaria battles forest fires

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 2:13pm
Spanish firefighters battle a huge forest fire on the island of Gran Canaria.

L'Oreal heiress Lillian Bettencourt dies at 94

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 1:45pm
The world's wealthiest woman was suffering from dementia and died peacefully at home, her family say.

Kenya election: Poll body delays re-run by nine days

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 1:19pm
The election commission says it needs more time for reforms after the first vote was voided.

Hurricane Maria 'leaves 15 dead in Dominica'

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 1:13pm
At least 15 people are dead and 20 are missing on Dominica after Hurricane Maria, the prime minister says.

North Korea: Trump signs new order to widen sanctions

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 1:06pm
The US measures will target individuals and firms, including banks, that trade with North Korea.

Mass protest in Philippines over Duterte 'dictatorship'

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:59pm
Thousands protest Philippine president's law-and-order policies, amid drug allegations against his son.


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