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Canada avalanche: Three professional climbers believed killed in Rockies

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 4:51pm
The three, from the US and Europe, are believed to have died scaling a mountain in the Rockies.

Mueller report: Six things we only just learned

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 3:12pm
The report contains enough potential red flags to spur congressional scrutiny of the president.

Sudan protesters need ‘united front’ in military talks

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 2:08pm
Sudanese protest groups require unity to secure civilian rule, the BBC's Alastair Leithead says.

Mueller report: Trump 'tried to get special counsel fired'

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 1:16pm
Details are emerging from the mammoth 448-page report into Russian interference in the 2016 election.

Nigeria's top judge Walter Onnoghen to forfeit bank accounts

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 12:38pm
Walter Onnoghen is convicted of not declaring his assets and is banned from public office for 10 years.

Robot news presenter causes a stir on Russian TV

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 12:32pm
The humanoid, named Alex, causes a stir as he makes his debut on state news channel Rossiya 24.

Bangka Island: The WW2 massacre and a 'truth too awful to speak'

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 12:03pm
Twenty-one Australian nurses died at Bangka Island, but a historian says there's more to the story.

Notre-Dame fire: Temporary wooden cathedral proposed

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 10:41am
A wooden structure could be built outside the front of the fire-ravaged cathedral in Paris.

A Bulgarian vulture's odyssey into Yemeni war zone

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 10:26am
Nelson was captured by a militia who believed the vulture was transmitting military secrets.

Michel Houellebecq: Controversial writer wins Légion d'honneur

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 9:59am
President Emmanuel Macron will present the controversial writer with the Légion d'honneur.

European parliament given surprise musical performance

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 8:58am
An MEP performs on a harmonica for the last day of the current European Parliament.

Indonesia election: Widodo declares victory amid dispute

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 8:36am
The incumbent leader said he had clearly won the vote, despite his challenger's claims to the contrary.

Mueller report: Barr accused of helping Donald Trump ahead of release

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 6:55am
There is anger over the US attorney general's plans to hold a news conference before the release.

Guatemalan presidential candidate held over 'drug plot'

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 6:47am
Mario Estrada is accused of conspiring to import cocaine to the US to fund his presidential campaign.

Hellboy film in Russia replaces Stalin with Hitler

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 6:40am
A reference to the Soviet dictator in a line of dialogue was changed to Adolf Hitler.

US man could face death penalty over Thailand 'sea home'

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 5:44am
The pair could face the death penalty after the navy accused them of building a home in Thai waters.

'Giant lion' fossil found in Kenya museum drawer

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 5:42am
The bones of the huge creature belong to a new species which roamed east Africa 20 million years ago.

World's Best Teacher Peter Tabichi on how he reached the top

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 4:39am
Peter Tabichi from Kenya, who was named World's Best Teacher, shares what makes him stand out and what he hopes for teachers in Africa.

Facebook scraped email contacts of 1.5 million users

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 4:13am
The social network was grabbing email contacts of some new users for almost three years, it says.

NZ ex-official guilty of hiding camera in embassy toilet

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 3:46am
Ex-New Zealand military attaché Alfred Keating secretly placed the device in the country's US embassy.

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