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Viewpoint: The CIA, 9/11 and collective blindness

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 7:16pm
The CIA failed to stop 9/11. But the reason why is a problem extending beyond the intelligence community.

The Tokyo rugby club keeping elderly players healthy

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 7:13pm
Tokyo's Fuwaku rugby club has three players over the age of 90.

The teacher getting child workers back to school

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 7:03pm
Rani Bhati is a teacher getting children who have left school back into mainstream education.

The bizarre fabrics that fashion is betting on

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 7:00pm
Amid a growing backlash against fast fashion, firms are looking at new fabrics from mushrooms and pineapples.

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamian residents evacuated on cruise ships

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 6:53pm
Footage suggests some evacuees without US visas were asked to disembark a ferry heading to Florida.

Theft charges for couple who spent $100k from bank transfer mistake

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 6:28pm
A Pennsylvania couple spent nearly all of a mistaken transfer on an SUV and other items, police say.

Virginia couples challenge laws requiring them to declare their race

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 5:38pm
In laws critics say hark back to a racist past couples must declare their race before getting wed.

Austrian football stadium hosts forest as dystopian vision comes to life

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 5:09pm
Created by Klaus Littmann, the installation is a statement against climate change and deforestation.

Afghan peace deal: Trump says Taliban negotiations are 'dead'

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 4:44pm
The US president says he personally chose to cancel the talks after the killing of a US soldier.

Google: 50 US states and territories launch competition probe

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 3:40pm
Fifty states and territories will investigate Google's dominance of the online advertising market.

Dordrecht shooting: Three killed and one injured

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 3:11pm
A fourth person has also been seriously injured in the incident in the city's Heimerstein district.

Afghan peace deal: Trump says Taliban negotiations are 'dead'

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 3:09pm
His comments come after he cancelled secret talks as a deal with the Taliban seemed near.

Victor Vescovo: Adventurer reaches deepest ocean locations

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 2:59pm
Financier Victor Vescovo completes his quest to visit the deepest parts of Earth's five oceans.

Golden Ray cargo ship: Search for missing crew continues

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 1:40pm
The US Coastguard has made contact with four missing crew members of a cargo ship that capsized.

Margaret Atwood: Handmaid's Tale has got 'a lot closer to reality'

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 1:04pm
Margaret Atwood says threats to women's rights give her characters a new resonance.

Margaret Atwood says thieves targeted Handmaid's Tale sequel

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 1:00pm
Margaret Atwood says there were concerted efforts to obtain the manuscript before it was published.

Lawmakers investigate Trump, Giuliani and Ukraine

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 12:56pm
Three Democratic-led committees accuse the president of targeting a possible political opponent.

E-cigarette maker 'ignored law' in US adverts

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 12:27pm
US regulators have sent a warning to the e-cigarette company, as health officials probe deaths.

Golden Ray cargo ship: US Coastguard search for missing crew

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 11:08am
The US Coastguard makes contact with crew members of the Golden Ray, which capsized on Sunday.

South Africa: Nigeria to repatriate 600 citizens amid violence

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 11:01am
A wave of attacks on foreign-owned businesses in South Africa has left at least 10 dead.


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