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Saudi Arabia oil attacks: US to send troops to Saudi Arabia

12 hours 35 min ago
The "defensive" deployment comes after attacks on Saudi oil installations, which it blames on Iran.
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Trump dismisses 'ridiculous story' about alleged promise to foreign leader

12 hours 49 min ago
The US president made a "troubling" promise to a foreign leader, an intelligence official alleged.
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Climate strike: What US children are sacrificing for the cause

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 00:27
Young people want politicians to act but they aren't just leaving it to others. Here's what they're giving up.
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Prince Andrew 'was an abuser', says Epstein accuser

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 00:25
Virginia Giuffre says in a US TV interview that she was "trafficked" to the Duke of York.
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How one runner started a group for women of colour

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 00:18
Matilda decided to start the Fly Girl Collective after realising she was in the minority at races.
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Israeli elections: What do the results reveal?

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 00:18
Benjamin Netanyahu's political base has fractured, leading to an uncertain future.
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The photographer capturing mankind's impact on planet Earth

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 00:06
Photographer Edward Burtynsky explains his 40-year quest for striking images of our impact on the planet.
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Egyptians protest against President Fattah al-Sisi

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 00:00
The protests are among the first in Egypt since President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi took power in 2014.
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Climate protests: Marches worldwide against global warming

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 23:06
"This is what people power looks like," teen Greta Thunberg says after a global climate strike.
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Woodfield Mall: Driver in custody after driving through mall

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 22:56
A driver is in custody after ploughing through a mall in Chicago, leaving shoppers terrified.
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Area 51: Storming of secretive Nevada base to 'see aliens' fails to materialise

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 22:49
Some three million expressed an interest in raiding the US base to "see aliens", but 75 turned up.
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Student-led strikers: 'We need to do something'

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 22:36
Millions of people join a global environmental strike led by schoolchildren.
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Daphne Caruana Galizia: Malta to hold inquiry into journalist's murder

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 22:34
The country has so far failed to identify those behind Daphne Caruana Galizia's killing in 2017.
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Gay in South Korea: 'She said I don't need a son like you'

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 22:30
LGBTQ South Koreans face widespread discrimination and activists say the law must change to protect them.
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The man who could be Zimbabwe's first Catholic saint

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 22:21
John Bradburne had "few possessions, only love" say the leprosy patients he cared for 40 years ago.
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'It's a dominatrix with an onion'

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 22:15
The land that brought you Hello Kitty has been hiding a few skeletons in its closet…
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Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 21:34
The move comes as part of a review launched in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
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Justin Trudeau: Canada PM seeks to put blackface scandal behind him

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 21:19
Old photos of Justin Trudeau in blackface roiled Canada's federal election campaign this week.
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Modi visit to US: Trump appearance signals importance of India

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 21:08
Indian Prime Minister Modi will address supporters in Houston, where he will be joined by Donald Trump.
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Saudi oil facility attacks: Race on to restore supplies

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 20:08
The BBC's Frank Gardner visits the Khurais and Abqaiq facilities targeted by drones and missiles.
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