China virus spread is accelerating, Xi warns
China virus spread is accelerating, Xi warns
The spread of a deadly new virus is accelerating, Chinese President Xi Jinping warned, after holding a special governmen...
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Democrats undoing election, say Trump lawyers
Democrats undoing election, say Trump lawyers
President Trump's lawyers have begun defending him at his impeachment trial, accusing Democrats of seeking to overturn t...
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World’s largest twin-engine jet takes to the air
World’s largest twin-engine jet takes to the air
Boeing has successfully completed the first test flight of the world's largest twin-engined jet, the 777X. It comes as th...
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Iraqi security forces raid Baghdad protest site
Iraqi security forces raid Baghdad protest site
Iraqi security forces have moved against the main anti-government protest site in central Baghdad. They fired live ammuni...
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Iran executes 'Crocodile of the Gulf' drug kingpin
Iran executes 'Crocodile of the Gulf' drug kingpin
Iran has executed a drug kingpin nicknamed the "Crocodile of the Persian Gulf" and dismantled his smuggling ring, state ...
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Death toll rises as coronavirus spreads
Death toll rises as coronavirus spreads
Health officials in China 15 more people have died from a coronavirus in the province of Hubei, where the outbreak first...
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Powerful earthquake strikes eastern Turkey
Powerful earthquake strikes eastern Turkey
At least 18 people have been killed and hundreds hurt in a powerful earthquake in eastern Turkey, officials say. The 6.8 ...
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What happened so far in Trump impeachment trial
What happened so far in Trump impeachment trial
Lawyers representing President Donald Trump are due to begin their defence of the US leader in his impeachment trial on ...
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Iran raid caused 'brain injuries in 34 US troops'
Iran raid caused 'brain injuries in 34 US troops'
The Pentagon has said that 34 US troops were diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries (TBI) following an Iranian attack o...
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Social media moderators asked to sign PTSD forms
Social media moderators asked to sign PTSD forms
Content moderators are being asked to sign forms stating they understand the job could cause post-traumatic stress disor...
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China marks Lunar New Year in shadow of virus
China marks Lunar New Year in shadow of virus
China is marking the Lunar New Year, one of the most important dates in its calendar, while concerns grow about the coro...
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US neo-Nazi directing group from Russia, BBC finds
US neo-Nazi directing group from Russia, BBC finds
The American founder of US-based militant neo-Nazi group The Base is directing the organisation from Russia, a BBC inves...
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Mexico indigenous group enlists children as police
Mexico indigenous group enlists children as police
About 20 children have been recruited for an indigenous community police force in western Mexico following a deadly atta...
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Man shoots dead six of his family in Germany
Man shoots dead six of his family in Germany
A man has shot dead six members of his family - including his parents - in the south-west German town of Rot am See, loc...
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'A fish jumped out of the sea and stabbed my neck'
'A fish jumped out of the sea and stabbed my neck'
An Indonesian teenager has described - for the first time - his terrifying swim to safety after a fish leapt out of the ...
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China battles to prevent New Year virus spike
China battles to prevent New Year virus spike
China is battling to contain a deadly coronavirus in Hubei province, as hundreds of millions of Chinese prepare to celeb...
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Senators 'nap and play' in Trump impeachment trial
Senators 'nap and play' in Trump impeachment trial
US senators have been accused of falling asleep, playing games and breaking other rules during President Donald Trump's ...
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Actress tells court Harvey Weinstein raped her
Actress tells court Harvey Weinstein raped her
US actress Annabella Sciorra has testified in Harvey Weinstein's trial that the film producer pinioned and raped her at ...
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Oprah's book club pick shredded in Latino backlash
Oprah's book club pick shredded in Latino backlash
In an author's note for hit new novel American Dirt, author Jeanine Cummins says she wished "someone slightly browner th...
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Storm Gloria death toll rises to 13 in Spain
Storm Gloria death toll rises to 13 in Spain
A violent storm that has ravaged parts of Spain with heavy rain and violent winds has left at least 13 people dead. Spani...
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Lockdowns rise as China tries to control virus
Lockdowns rise as China tries to control virus
Lockdown measures are increasing across China's Hubei province to try to control the spread of a new virus that has left...
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Netanyahu warns of Iran threat at Holocaust forum
Netanyahu warns of Iran threat at Holocaust forum
Israel's prime minister has vowed that "there will not be another Holocaust" in a speech at a forum in Jerusalem marking...
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Dos Santos banker found dead in Lisbon
Dos Santos banker found dead in Lisbon
A banker implicated in the embezzlement and money-laundering case against Africa's richest woman, Isabel dos Santos, has...
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Probe of Saudi prince urged over Bezos phone hack
Probe of Saudi prince urged over Bezos phone hack
UN human rights experts have demanded an immediate investigation into allegations Saudi Arabia's crown prince hacked Ama...
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US to expand travel ban, says Trump
US to expand travel ban, says Trump
President Donald Trump said he plans to add countries to his existing travel ban to bar more foreign nationals from entr...
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Zimbabwe billionaire's offer ends doctors' strike
Zimbabwe billionaire's offer ends doctors' strike
Zimbabwe's doctors have agreed to return to work after accepting a funding offer from a billionaire, ending a prolonged ...
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Harvey Weinstein trial begins in New York
Harvey Weinstein trial begins in New York
Harvey Weinstein has arrived for the opening arguments of his trial, with the former Hollywood producer facing the possi...
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Expert behind CIA waterboarding addresses tribunal
Expert behind CIA waterboarding addresses tribunal
A US psychologist who helped develop the CIA's "enhanced interrogation" techniques has given evidence before a military ...
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Trump decries 'prophets of doom' on environment
Trump decries 'prophets of doom' on environment
US President Donald Trump has decried climate "prophets of doom" in a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, where...
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Jailed academic 'rejected Iran's offer to be spy'
Jailed academic 'rejected Iran's offer to be spy'
A British-Australian woman jailed in Tehran has said she rejected an offer from Iran to become a spy. Kylie Moore-Gilbert...
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