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Egypt arrests ex-President Mubarak's sons for embezzlement

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 11:46am
Alaa and Gamal Mubarak are accused of manipulating the stock market in a case that began in 2012.

Kemi Adeosun: Nigeria minister resigns over forged certificate

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 11:12am
Kemi Adeosun said she thought her youth service exemption certificate was genuine.

'World's oldest brewery' found in cave in Israel, say researchers

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 9:51am
Researchers believe they have found the world's oldest brewery in a prehistoric cave in Israel.

ICESat: Space will get unprecedented view of Earth's ice

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 9:46am
The US space agency launches a laser into orbit to assess the impact of climate change on the poles.

Sausage records and deer calling

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 7:24am
A few of the stories you may have missed this week.

Victoire Ingabire: Rwanda frees 2,000 people including opposition figure

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 7:05am
Among those freed is opposition leader Victoire Ingabire who has been serving a 15-year term.

Pope Francis pays homage to Sicilian anti-mafia priest

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 6:28am
Pope Francis is in Sicily to pay his respects to a priest shot dead on his doorstep 25 years ago.

Storms, viruses, bankers: What could cause another economic crisis?

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 6:24am
Ten years ago the global economy almost collapsed, but what happened next and what might cause another global economic crisis?

'Mariachi musician' gunmen kill three in Mexico City

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 2:26am
The shooting happened on the edge of an area packed with mariachi bars popular with tourists.

Typhoon Mangkhut: Philippines wakes to storm destruction

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 12:48am
Typhoon Mangkhut has been blasting the country's northern coast with strong winds and heavy rain.

Russian Orthodox Church cuts ties with Constantinople over Ukraine

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 12:34am
"Diplomatic relations" with the Patriarchate of Constantinople are severed amid Russia-Ukraine tension.

Hurricane Florence: Warnings of 'catastrophic' flash flooding

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 12:16am
US officials warn of life-threatening floods as five deaths are linked to the East Coast storm.

Thousands have been evacuated from the 200km/h storm

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 11:45pm
The world's strongest storm this year, Super Typhoon Mangkhut, is blasting the northern coast of the Philippines.

Nicaragua crisis: The people caught in the middle

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 9:39pm
What do Nicaraguans make of the country's unrest which has left hundreds of people dead?

Week in pictures: 8 - 14 September 2018

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 8:49pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Mac Miller death: Ariana Grande pays tribute to ex-boyfriend

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 8:41pm
The singer described him as her "dearest friend" and the "kindest, sweetest soul".

Hurricane Florence makes landfall

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 8:21pm
Several deaths have been linked to the storm and thousands of people are staying in emergency shelters.

Why Uganda is the 'world's fittest country'

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 8:19pm
Only 5.5% of Ugandans are physically inactive - less than any other nation.

Chicago: Three artists challenging African-American stereotypes

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 8:10pm
The portrait photographers examine how African-Americans are perceived in art, the workplace, and through their physical appearance.

Singapore's Mandai eco-resort: Paving paradise to put up an eco-resort

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 7:33pm
Environmentalists say a new eco resort in Singapore could end up being bad news for rare wildlife.

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