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Popemobile causes horse to throw police officer in Chile

1 hour 23 min ago
The vehicle swerved to avoid hitting the police officer, when her horse reared up in the air.

Turpin case: California children 'chained for months'

2 hours 39 min ago
California prosecutors detail allegations of horrific abuse by parents of 13 siblings held in shackles.

Turpin case: 'Chains and padlocks used on siblings'

3 hours 6 min ago
The charges against California couple David and Louise Turpin include torture and child abuse.

Syria 'ready to down Turkish jets attacking Kurds Afrin'

3 hours 56 min ago
Syria's government warns Turkey against launching an assault on a northern Kurdish enclave.

Trump sows confusion as Republicans scramble to avert shutdown

4 hours 13 min ago
The White House is forced to issue a statement maintaining the president backs his party's strategy.

How an 'ice jam' caused river to burst banks in minutes

5 hours 12 min ago
Timelapse footage shows how a partially frozen New York river rose dramatically during a cold snap.

Plane that skidded off Turkey runway recovered

5 hours 12 min ago
All 168 passengers and crew survived when it slid down a cliff overlooking the Black Sea in Turkey.

Turpins: The 'happy family' at centre of torture allegations

5 hours 16 min ago
From their pictures, the couple arrested in California seemed to preside over a happy American family.

Sweden to issue leaflets on how to prepare for war

5 hours 31 min ago
The publication of the booklets, first issued in World War Two, comes amid rising security concerns.

Deadly storm causes chaos in Europe

5 hours 50 min ago
Four people have been killed by 140km per hour (90mph) winds across Europe.

Pakistan polio: Mother and daughter killed giving vaccinations

6 hours 17 min ago
They were giving drops to children when unknown gunmen shot them dead.

US police arrest two boys after vandalism killed 500k bees

6 hours 28 min ago
They are accused of vandalising hives at an US honey business, causing the bees to freeze to death.

South Africa: Cape Town slashes water use amid drought

7 hours 6 min ago
Residents will be banned from using more than 50 litres of water a day from next month.

'African gangs' debate polarises Australia

7 hours 8 min ago
Recent crime in Melbourne has dominated national news, but many say it is being unfairly exaggerated.

Pope Francis marries couple on Chile flight

7 hours 9 min ago
The pontiff performs a Catholic wedding ceremony for airline staff as he travels between cities.

Bayeux Tapestry explained... by kids

8 hours 13 min ago
The 11th Century artwork tells the story behind one of the most famous battles in English history.

Child pregnancies reignite sexual abuse debate in Turkey

8 hours 36 min ago
115 underage girls giving birth at a single hospital in five months has reignited sexual abuse debate in Turkey.

French 'MeToo' creator Sandra Muller 'sued for defamation'

8 hours 54 min ago
Sandra Muller says the former television boss she accused of harassment is taking her to court.

Turpin case: Parents of captive children due in court

9 hours 24 min ago
David and Louise Turpin will be asked whether they admit charges of torture and child endangerment.

US plans open-ended military presence in Syria

10 hours 1 min ago
The US wants to ensure the enduring defeat of IS, counter Iran's influence and help end the civil war.

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