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Romania to have first female prime minister, Viorica Dancila

10 hours 41 min ago
President Klaus Iohannis appoints Viorica Dancila as the third prime minister in seven months.
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France scraps controversial Nantes airport proposal

11 hours 22 min ago
The plan is opposed by environmental groups who are occupying the site near Nantes.
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Meteor lights up Michigan skies

11 hours 24 min ago
The US Geological Survey said seismic waves produced by the meteor were similar to that of a 2.0 earthquake.
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Senator Flake: Trump using Stalin's words to attack media

11 hours 38 min ago
A Republican senator slams the US president for describing the media as "the enemy of the people".
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Cambridge backs tutor amid murder probe

11 hours 44 min ago
Cambridge denounces "efforts to implicate" the academic in Italian Giulio Regeni's murder in Egypt.
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Belarusian border guards catch 'trolley drone'

12 hours 15 min ago
Belarusian border guards catch a smugglers' drone being sent in along a railway line.
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US Navy collisions: Ex-commanders charged with negligent homicide

12 hours 26 min ago
The commanders of two US destroyers are accused of negligent homicide after deadly crashes.
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France's baby milk scare: Police search Lactalis sites

12 hours 30 min ago
Investigators search several sites run by dairy group Lactalis after a salmonella outbreak.
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Ex-CIA officer Jerry Chun Shing Lee held 'for spying for China'

12 hours 56 min ago
Jerry Chun Shing Lee's arrest is thought to be linked to the crippling of the CIA spy network in China.
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Australian Open 2018: Viktor Troicki hits umpire's head with ball

13 hours 18 min ago
Watch the moment Viktor Troicki hits the umpire in the head with his return from a Nick Kyrgios serve at the Australian Open.
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Moustached monkey is separate species

13 hours 40 min ago
A monkey from Ethiopia and Sudan with a distinctive "handlebar moustache" has been identified as a distinct species.
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Guinea healer held over faking hundreds of pregnancies

14 hours 1 min ago
The healer gave women leaves and herbs that made their stomachs swell up and told them not to see a doctor.
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Trump tracker: The story of his first year - in six graphics

14 hours 6 min ago
Donald Trump says his administration has made "incredible progress". Do the facts back that up?
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Dylan Farrow: Outrage after 'years of being ignored'

14 hours 31 min ago
The director's adopted daughter discusses assault claim in her first TV interview.
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Catalonia MPs elect separatist speaker as parliament reconvenes

14 hours 39 min ago
The choice of Roger Torrent is the first step to reinstating local government.
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Japanese train barks like a dog to prevent accidents

14 hours 45 min ago
Railway experiment hopes to put an end to collisions with deer drawn to the track.
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Trump's medical sparks online 'girther' movement

14 hours 55 min ago
The results of President Trump's medical examination have been questioned by the new 'girther movement' online.
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Spotlight on Palestinian viral slap video teen

15 hours 4 min ago
Palestinian Ahed Tamimi is viewed as a symbol of resistance by some and a propaganda tool by others.
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Bitcoin dips below $10,000 for first time since December

15 hours 13 min ago
The crypto-currency has nearly halved in value since its peak in December.
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Bayeux Tapestry to be displayed in UK for the first time

15 hours 14 min ago
President Macron is understood to have agreed to let it leave France for the first time in 950 years.
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