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Despite a crippling illness, Stephen Hawking became one of the most respected scientists of his age.
The move comes a month after the court began examining the Philippine leader's war on drugs.
The search giant follows Facebook in censoring ads for initial coin offerings and trading services.
The visionary physicist died in his home near Cambridge University, where he did much of his ground-breaking work.
As US North Korea undermines the alliance with Japan, Mr Abe is also facing a mounting scandal back home.
The poll in a conservative area is seen as a test for Republicans ahead of November's mid-terms.
Maria Figueroa of El Salvador is released from jail after a 30-year sentence for murder is reduced.
In investigating how the Russian state discredits its critics, John Sweeney found some of the tactics were used against him.
Critics say "crunch time", an intense burst of work just before a game is released, can be dangerous.
A student at Uganda's Makerere University says staff harassed her when she reported an attempted rape.
A Pakistani designer who made a board game mocking arranged marriage says the media mistook her real intentions.
The Kremlin has been focusing on getting young people to vote in Sunday's election, but many still say they will stay away.
Ava DuVernay explains why her film about a girl's quest to find her father "loves a wider audience".
The secretary of state fired by Mr Trump warns of Russia's "troubling behaviour" as a parting shot.
Amar is one of thousands of African migrants being told to leave Israel, or face arrest.
How Mexican entrepreneur Ixchel Anaya launched a reusable nappies business that exports around the globe.
The United Airlines attendant ordered the owner to put a bag containing the pet into the locker.
Shoes laid outside the US Capitol in Washington represent young victims of gun violence.
The two Afghan women lost their deportation case at the European Union's top court last July.
A judge freed Ziad Itani and ordered the arrest of a security officer who built the case against him.