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Martin Shkreli fraud trial opens in New York

38 min 57 sec ago
The former pharmaceutical chief denies operating a Ponzi-like scheme that cheated investors.

Brazil's Michel Temer charged with corruption

1 hour 8 min ago
The charges follow a recording in which Mr Temer appears to encourage the payment of hush money.

Colombia's Farc has completed disarmament, UN says

1 hour 16 min ago
The transfer of the rebels' personal weapons was a key condition in last year's peace agreement.

Crowd catches girl after ride fall

2 hours 8 min ago
A father describes the moment it happened at a Six Flags theme park in New York.

Reality check

2 hours 26 min ago
The EU argues that the rights of the bloc's citizens should not change as a result of Brexit.

Democracy 'infection'

3 hours 52 min ago
Twenty years on, we review predictions for Hong Kong made when Britain handed the city over to China.

22m Americans to lose cover in Senate healthcare bill

4 hours 38 min ago
Millions of Americans could lose insurance in a bill to replace Obamacare, a congressional report says.

US senator to block arms sales to Gulf over Qatar crisis

6 hours 54 sec ago
Influential Republican Bob Corker wants to see a "path forward" to resolving the crisis in the Gulf.

Canada nurse Elizabeth Wettlaufer jailed for life for murders

6 hours 54 min ago
A former Ontario nurse is sentenced to life in prison for killing eight elderly people in her care.

Niger migrants: 52 die during desert crossing

8 hours 8 min ago
Dozens of bodies are buried after a group of 75 people is abandoned by traffickers.

Germany warns Erdogan bodyguards not to attend G20

8 hours 11 min ago
Germany says it does not want agents involved in a brawl in Washington to attend the Hamburg summit.

Vatican concerns over bishop detained in China

8 hours 44 min ago
The Catholic bishop was "forcibly removed" from his diocese and his whereabouts are still unknown.

Jewish group cancels Netanyahu dinner over Western Wall decision

9 hours 50 min ago
Jewish leaders react angrily after Israel's PM freezes plans to upgrade mixed-gender prayer section.

Berlusconi hails Italy poll revival as Renzi loses ground

10 hours 2 min ago
The ex-leader celebrates local election wins in 16 out of 22 cities with two other parties.

Warmbier: Professor fired for saying he 'got what he deserved'

10 hours 8 min ago
The University of Delaware sacks a professor who derided Otto Warmbier as a "clueless white male".

Trump travel ban injunction lifted in part by Supreme Court

10 hours 13 min ago
US Supreme Court allows part of Trump travel ban to go into effect and will hear full case in October.

Grenfell Tower: Cladding firm ends global sales for tower blocks

10 hours 19 min ago
The cladding is thought to have been used on Grenfell Tower, which burned down killing at least 79 people.

Al-Qaeda: Kidnapped Swede Johan Gustafsson freed after six years

10 hours 23 min ago
Hostage Johan Gustafsson, in Mali since 2011, has been freed, the Swedish government says.

Chicago gay pride parade expels Star of David flags

11 hours 11 min ago
Organisers for the "inclusive" event said the rainbow Star of David flags "made people feel unsafe".

Algerians champion traditional dress for Eid al-Fitr

11 hours 26 min ago
An online campaign is urging Algerians to promote local fashion to mark the end of Ramadan.


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