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Saudis 'foil suicide attack' on Mecca's Grand Mosque

29 min 6 sec ago
Officials say a suicide bomber blew himself up when security forces surrounded the house he was in.
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Awkward questions

53 min 2 sec ago
A guide on how to deal with "uncomfortable questions" during family gatherings after Ramadan.
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Sheryl Sandberg: Tools like Facebook 'used for evil and good'

1 hour 10 min ago
How Facebook's new initiative plans to tackle extremist and hate speech online.
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Colombia conflict: Two Dutch journalists 'freed by rebels'

1 hour 25 min ago
The pair were freed in good health, rebels say, but there is no confirmation from Dutch authorities.
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White House: Qatar Gulf row is a 'family issue'

1 hour 30 min ago
US spokesman Sean Spicer says Qatar, Saudi Arabia and others should "work crisis out themselves".
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Canada community hit by suicide crisis

1 hour 39 min ago
Wapekeka First Nation is calling for more mental health funding following three suicides.
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Glastonbury 2017: Johnny Depp apologises for Trump comment

2 hours 22 min ago
The actor says his remarks were in "poor taste" and did not "come out as intended".
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Pakistan day of violence: Scores killed and injured

4 hours 7 min ago
Violence at different ends of the country kill nearly 50 people and injure many more, officials say.
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Trump casts doubt on Russia investigator Mueller

4 hours 13 min ago
The president questions the neutrality of the man investigating alleged election interference.
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'I saw Warmbier seized at NK airport'

5 hours 6 min ago
The British roommate of Otto Warmbier has described the moment he saw his American friend being arrested by guards in North Korea. He never saw him again.
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John Magufuli's pregnant schoolgirl ban angers Tanzanian women

5 hours 32 min ago
An online petition is set up after the president said mothers would be too distracted to go to school.
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Turkish water park: Children and adults electrocuted

5 hours 41 min ago
Three children, and two adults who tried to rescue them, die at a water park in north-west Turkey.
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Germany quashes gay men's convictions and offers compensation

5 hours 45 min ago
Some 64,000 men were jailed and more persecuted under the anti-gay law dating back to 1871.
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Brexit: EU leaders says UK offer could 'worsen situation'

5 hours 54 min ago
Donald Tusk says offer to EU nationals could "worsen the situation" as Theresa May defends her plan.
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Qatar row: Al Jazeera hits back over closure demands

5 hours 59 min ago
Qatar faces demands to shut down its broadcasting network from Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies.
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6 hours 10 min ago
The French president makes his debut in Brussels, but it will take him more than smiles to succeed.
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Los Angeles police shoot at pit bull but kill teenager

6 hours 48 min ago
Officers fired on a rampaging dog, but a ricocheting bullet hit a 17 year old in the chest.
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Russian warships launch missiles at IS targets in Syria

7 hours 18 min ago
Missiles are fired from the Mediterranean at Islamic State group targets in Syria.
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Making a Murderer: Brendan Dassey decision upheld by court

7 hours 25 min ago
Brendan Dassey was just 16 when he confessed to rape, kill and murder a woman with his uncle.
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UAE princesses guilty of servant abuse in Belgium

7 hours 35 min ago
They receive suspended jail terms and fines for abuses in a hotel in Brussels in 2008.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.