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White House aide Mira Ricardel removed after Melania Trump row

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 7:28pm
The first lady said Mira Ricardel "no longer deserves the honour" of serving in the White House.

Who should own South Africa's land?

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 7:14pm
Plans to redistribute land from white farmers to landless black people are raising deep feelings. Here's why.

Are these people really a threat to Thai national security?

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 7:14pm
How Thai government critics risk being accused of "fake news" – and having the law turned against them.

APEC: The summit held on a boat off Papua New Guinea

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 7:06pm
The APEC summit is now underway in Papua New Guinea, but why are attending CEOs and other guests staying on cruise ships?

Chechnya uses televised shamings to stop dissent

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 7:02pm
Authoritarian leader Ramzan Kadyrov forces citizens who complain to retract what they said on TV.

Michael Avenatti 'arrested for domestic violence'

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 6:44pm
Michael Avenatti is in custody in Los Angeles on suspicion of domestic violence, US media report.

Florida recount: Governor Rick Scott 'will not certify result'

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 5:48pm
Rick Scott, a candidate in a close US Senate race, says he will step away from his elections role.

Brexit: Draft agreement a 'decisive' step forward, says Barnier

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 5:35pm
European leaders welcome UK PM Theresa May's announcement that her cabinet supports a draft deal.

Michelle Obama opens up about Barack

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 5:00pm
Michelle Obama talks politics, family and the important role her mum played in their time at the White House.

Mid-terms 2018: Patience running thin at Florida recount

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 4:48pm
It's not the first time Florida hasn't been able to confirm a result more than a week on from voting.

Why did Irish MP show a thong in parliament?

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 1:44pm
Irish TD Ruth Coppinger brandished a lacy thong in parliament amid an outcry over a rape trial.

Jim Acosta: White House defends revoking CNN man's access

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 1:07pm
"No journalist has a First Amendment right to enter the White House," its legal memo reads.

Exoplanet discovered around neighbouring star

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 1:01pm
Astronomers have discovered a planet around one of the closest stars to our Sun.

Trump's attack on Macron lacked 'common decency', France says

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 12:47pm
The US president's derisive tweets came on the anniversary of the deadly Paris terror attacks.

Spanish police adopt and recruit German shepherd

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 11:24am
Police in Granada saved the German shepherd on Monday, and are running a Twitter poll to name him.

Paraplegic athlete 'forced to urinate in bottle' on flight

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 10:51am
The Australian athlete says flyDubai could not supply him with a wheelchair on a seven-hour flight.

Colombia investigates death of key corruption case witness

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 10:37am
A cyanide-laced drink has been found in the home of corruption whistleblower Jorge Enrique Pizano.

National Guard troops help search for Camp Fire victims

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 10:24am
The deadliest blaze is 35% contained as the search for victims in the town of Paradise continues.

Eritrea sanctions to be lifted after nine years

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 8:44am
Lifting of the arms ban, asset freeze and travel restrictions follows a historic deal with Ethiopia.

'Conservation successes' bring hope for mountain gorilla

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 8:12am
Mountain gorilla: Conservation efforts appear to be paying off for large, charismatic animals.

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