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Emiliano Sala's funeral to take place in hometown in Argentina

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 7:08pm
A service for the Cardiff City player, who died in a plane crash last month, will be held in Argentina.

Aurora shooting: Five dead in Illinois workplace attack

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 6:56pm
The gunman was also killed and five police officers are among the wounded, a police spokesman says.

Call to ban killer robots in wars

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 6:28pm
Scientists have called for a ban on the development of weapons controlled by AI.

The community that rejected Amazon

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 6:08pm
Amazon's plans for a campus in Long Island City bitterly divided a community grappling with rapid change.

Hiker speaks after taking on mountain lion...and winning

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 5:49pm
Travis Kauffman was hiking in Colorado when he came toe-to-toe with a young mountain lion.

Jussie Smollett: Brothers held over 'attack' on Empire actor

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 5:18pm
US police detain two Nigerian men, one of whom worked on Jussie Smollett's TV show Empire.

Canadian girl found dead as police alert sparks complaints

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 5:04pm
Canada police rebuke people who complained of intrusive alerts which led to the girl's father's arrest.

Colin Kaepernick: Former NFL quarterback settles 'collusion' case

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 3:10pm
Colin Kaepernick and former team-mate Eric Reid reach settlements with the NFL over 'collusion' cases against team owners.

Dozens of bodies found in north-west Nigeria

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 3:07pm
Police find the bodes of 66 people, including 22 children and 12 women, killed in villages.

Hong Kong seizes $1m worth of rhino horn at airport

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 1:55pm
Two men carrying at least 24 severed rhino horns have been arrested at Hong Kong airport's customs.

General Joseph Votel breaks rank with Trump over Syria

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:33pm
The US general leading the fight against the Islamic State group has warned against withdrawing troops.

Vodka firm loses valuable iceberg water in apparent heist

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:32pm
Canadian police are investigating who took 30,000 of litres of iceberg water from the distiller.

Mexico border wall: Trump confirms emergency move

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:20pm
The US president confirms he will use emergency powers to build a wall on Mexico's border.

Fijians fume at India land swap

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 11:48am
Suva residents question moves to allow a diplomatic mission to be built in a botanical gardens.

Russian leaflets denigrate 'novichok' scientist Vladimir Uglev

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:55am
A scientist who gave details of the Salisbury nerve agent is branded a "paedophile" in Russia.

Family acquitted over Italian woman's killing

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:39am
Sana Cheema, 26, died in April 2018 while visiting her family in Pakistan.

Afghan government ‘cannot be sidelined’ in peace talks

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:24am
In a BBC interview, President Ashraf Ghani says his government is in contact with the Taliban.

Vatican envoy Luigi Ventura faces sexual assault claim

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 9:13am
Archbishop Luigi Ventura, ambassador to France, is alleged to have molested a junior official.

Chinese actor quits doctorate over plagiarism admission

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 9:04am
A Chinese actor has apologised after it was revealed he plagiarised two pieces of academic work

Vogue Brazil exec quits over 'slave party' criticism

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 8:53am
Fashion Director Donata Meirelles has been criticised for party photos said to "evoke slavery."

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