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Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave White House next month

52 min 20 sec ago
The White House said Omarosa Manigault Newman was off to "pursue other opportunities".
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Muslim nations urge recognition of East Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

59 min 35 sec ago
Heads of 57 Muslim nations say the US move to recognise the city as Israel's capital is unlawful.
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Jacob Zuma, South Africa's president, suffers double court blow

1 hour 9 min ago
The president loses two cases, and is forced to set up a corruption inquiry and pay legal fees.
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Joshua Holt: Venezuela court rules US man to be tried on weapons charges

2 hours 13 min ago
Joshua Holt, 25, travelled to Caracas to get married and has been in detention for 18 months.
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Democrat defeats Moore in Alabama race

2 hours 16 min ago
Doug Jones wins a Senate seat for Alabama after a bitter campaign against Trump-backed Roy Moore.
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Last chance to save the 'panda of the sea' from extinction

2 hours 39 min ago
A last-ditch effort to save the world's rarest marine mammal from extinction has been launched.
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Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar

2 hours 45 min ago
The two had been missing since Tuesday and authorities have now confirmed their detention.
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Injured dog gets 'blade runner' prosthetic legs in Thailand

3 hours 5 min ago
A Thai street dog who lost his front legs gets a new lease of life thanks to prosthetic limbs.
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LinkedIn hosted jihadist lectures, Blair institute reveals

4 hours 34 min ago
Lectures and essays by Islamist extremists have been shared on the Microsoft-owned social network.
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'Feminism' is Merriam-Webster dictionary's word of year

4 hours 50 min ago
Women's marches and the #MeToo campaign help make the choice of a leading US dictionary.
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Switzerland's Gotthard road tunnel closed by deadly crash

4 hours 50 min ago
Two people are killed in a head-on smash that closes one of Europe's main transport routes.
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El Salvador reviews controversial baby-murder case

5 hours 5 min ago
Teodora Vásquez was jailed in 2008 for killing her newborn, but she says it was stillborn.
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Yemen war: Air strikes on rebel prison in Sanaa 'kill 30'

5 hours 15 min ago
At least 30 people are reportedly killed as Saudi-led attacks hit a Houthi prison in Sanaa.
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Indian woman arrested over 'replacement husband plot'

6 hours 17 min ago
Cosmetic surgery was sought to disguise a woman's lover after they murdered her husband, police say.
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US ready for North Korea talks without preconditions, says Tillerson

6 hours 21 min ago
But hours later the White House says Trump's views "had not changed" and N Korea must first disarm.
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Google to open artificial intelligence centre in China

8 hours 30 min ago
Silicon Valley giants are focusing heavily on artificial intelligence and its future applications.
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Alabama upset: What Jones victory over Moore means for Trump

9 hours 34 min ago
Few thought the Democrats could pull off such a historic victory, and it could have real consequences for the president, says Nick Bryant.
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Disney set to seal $60bn 21st Century Fox takeover

9 hours 49 min ago
A sale of Rupert Murdoch's entertainment assets could be confirmed as soon as Thursday, reports say.
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US helicopter part crashes on Japanese school in Okinawa

10 hours 14 min ago
It's the latest incident angering locals who are calling for all US troops to leave the island.
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Softening tone

December 12, 2017 - 10:17pm
The secretary of state appeared to soften his tone on North Korea at a Washington policy speech.
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