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Sri Lanka floods: Nearly 500,000 displaced as death toll rises

May 27, 2017 - 10:05am
Flooding and mudslides caused by monsoon rains have killed more than 120, officials say.
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BA delays: 'Absolute chaos' at Heathrow

May 27, 2017 - 9:30am
Passenger Tim Reid describes the scenes at the airport.
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Portland deaths: Two stabbed trying to stop anti-Muslim abuse

May 27, 2017 - 8:55am
Two men are stabbed to death on a train in Portland as they try to stop a man abusing two women.
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Kashmir conflict: Top militant Sabzar Bhat killed, police say

May 27, 2017 - 7:07am
His death triggered protests with police firing tear gas to break up stone-throwing crowds.
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Trump foreign tour: G7 leaders turn attention to Africa

May 27, 2017 - 5:52am
Disagreements remain with US President Donald Trump on migration, trade and climate change.
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Kushner 'discussed secret line to Moscow' - US media reports

May 27, 2017 - 5:51am
Donald Trump's son-in-law reportedly sought to use Russian facilities to reach Moscow officials.
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Afghanistan war: At least 13 dead in Khost bombing

May 27, 2017 - 5:40am
The violence is the latest in a surge of attacks across the country, mostly blamed on the Taliban.
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Chris Cornell: Friends and family at Soundgarden singer's funeral

May 27, 2017 - 3:30am
Friends and family attend the funeral of the Soundgarden singer at an LA cemetery.
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ICYMI: Did you miss any of these stories?

May 27, 2017 - 2:58am
Here are three things that happened this week that you might not have seen.
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Exams in Ramadan: What should I eat?

May 27, 2017 - 2:47am
If you're fasting during the Muslim holy month, here's how you can stay sharp in the exam hall.
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Palestinians in Israeli jails end 40-day hunger strike

May 27, 2017 - 2:11am
Israel says the strike ended after an agreement to allow more family visits.
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Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's national security adviser, dies at 89

May 27, 2017 - 1:23am
The former national security adviser has passed away at the age of 89, his daughter announced.
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Wisconsin sheriff accused of 'ordering staff to harass man'

May 26, 2017 - 8:49pm
Sheriff David Clarke allegedly ordered his staff to detain and question a passenger on his flight.
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How Balenciaga shaped modern fashion

May 26, 2017 - 7:46pm
It marks 100 years of his first fashion house in San Sebastian and 80 years of his Paris fashion house.
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Genene Jones, former Texas nurse, charged again with baby murder

May 26, 2017 - 7:04pm
Genene Jones, dubbed the 'Angel of Death', is suspected of killing as many as 60 infants.
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Clinton makes digs at Trump

May 26, 2017 - 7:02pm
She appeared to compare Donald Trump to Richard Nixon in a speech at Wellesley College.
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The British (pitch) Invasion

May 26, 2017 - 5:47pm
The little-known tale of when the British inspired sports entrepreneurs to launch a football league in America.
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Going off-grid

May 26, 2017 - 5:38pm
The couple who have built a self-sufficient and totally recycled house.
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Rehab for jihadists

May 26, 2017 - 5:28pm
Frank Gardner sees the work being done in Saudi Arabia to deradicalise former Guantanamo Bay inmates.
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Libya turmoil: Rival armed groups clash in capital, Tripoli

May 26, 2017 - 5:28pm
Militia groups opposed to the UN-backed government launch attacks on loyalist forces in Tripoli.
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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.