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Switzerland: Five injured in Schaffhausen attack, say police

1 hour 13 min ago
Parts of the town of Schaffhausen are sealed off, as police search for the attacker.

US-Russia probe: Trump son-in-law Kushner denies collusion

1 hour 29 min ago
Jared Kushner says he had "no improper contacts", as he prepares for a grilling in the Senate.

Dramatic footage shows pagoda collapsing into river

1 hour 56 min ago
A Buddhist temple in central Myanmar has been swallowed by rising floodwaters after heavy rainfall.

Why is Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe so unpopular?

2 hours 25 min ago
As Japan's PM faces accusations of personal favouritism, his approval ratings have plummeted.

China opens first cinema on disputed South China Sea island

2 hours 52 min ago
The country takes another step to bolster its claim to the oil-rich area claimed also by several other countries.

Israel and Jordan in diplomatic standoff after embassy deaths

3 hours 17 min ago
Jordan wants to question embassy guard who Israel says killed an attacker but has immunity.

Lumberjack championships: Log roll or springboard chop?

3 hours 52 min ago
Lumberjacks show off their skills at World Championships in the US state of Wisconsin.

More rounds of IVF 'increase chances'

3 hours 53 min ago
A new study offers a clearer estimate of success rates from repeated attempts, researchers say.

South African child 'virtually cured' of HIV

4 hours 18 min ago
The nine-year-old has no active HIV in the body after catching the infection at birth.

Poland's President Andrzej Duda vetoes law on courts

4 hours 21 min ago
Poland's president rejects a controversial law to replace Supreme Court judges with government nominees.

Christchurch floods inspire Photoshop fun

4 hours 30 min ago
A photographer from the New Zealand city found a creative way to cheer people up amid recent floods.

India court hears 10-year-old rape victim's abortion plea

4 hours 31 min ago
The girl of 10 is nearly seven months pregnant and doctors say she is too young to carry a baby.

Michael Phelps loses 'race' to Great White shark

4 hours 57 min ago
The US swimmer was two seconds slower than the shark in a simulated race shown on Discovery Channel.

Bernard Tomic amazed at career, despite lack of effort at times

5 hours 16 min ago
Bernard Tomic says he has never "really tried" throughout his tennis career, adding that he has probably been operating at "around 50%".

Kabul hit by deadly suicide car bomb

7 hours 28 min ago
At least 24 people are killed and many injured by the explosion in the Afghan capital.

IMF downgrades US and UK growth

7 hours 30 min ago
Lower activity in the first quarter of 2017 suggests both will underperform the global economy.

Canadian police end hunt for missing hiker, family confirms

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 20:49
The Australian woman had set out with her partner, who was later found dead near a waterfall.

Central African Republic: UN peacekeeper killed in attack

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 20:39
Christian militia attacked a convoy protecting water trucks.

Canada polygamy trial: Verdict due in Bountiful polygamy trial

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 20:31
Two ex-leaders of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints face polygamy charges.

Nigeria's President Buhari seen in London

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 20:26
The president laughs off "cocktail of lies" about his health as he recovers in London.