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Trumplomacy: Has Trump made the world more dangerous?

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:57
Trump may have stoked fears with his erratic and volatile tweets, but he has not torpedoed alliances.

White House physician praises Trump's 'genes'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:55
Dr Ronny Jackson fields questions about Mr Trump's health, which he says may be due to "good genes".

Trump's cognitive ability is normal, says White House doctor

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:31
The US president, 71, displays no abnormal signs following a cognitive exam, his doctor says.

Berlin trainers double up as metro tickets

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:29
Dozens camped out overnight to buy the Adidas trainers that allow free rides on Berlin's metro.

Dozens of women describe abuse by ex-doctor Larry Nassar

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:10
Dozens of women abused by ex-Team USA gymnastics sports doctor Larry Nassar confront him in court.

Residents of Oslo, Norway ski along streets

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:08
Residents of the Norwegian capital chose a novel way to get to work in heavy snow.

US holds back $65m aid to Palestinians

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:59
The US is withholding more than half of the $125m it gives to the UN relief agency for the Palestinians.

Turpin: Shackled California siblings 'victims of torture'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:43
The mother was "perplexed" when officers came to rescue the malnourished children, said police.

Trump Russia: Bannon 'ordered to testify to grand jury'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:37
The ex-Trump aide is summoned to testify before a grand jury in the US Russia inquiry, reports say.

Mount Mayon: Philippines volcano spews out lava

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:33
Volcanologists say a "hazardous explosion" could be imminent, as thousands flee the area around Mount Mayon in the Philippines.

California captivity case: Turpin children faced 'torture'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:10
A California police chief says three of the 13 siblings were found shackled after one girl escaped.

Syria war: Turkish forces mass near Kurdish areas

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:37
Turkey's president warns of imminent assaults on the Kurdish-held areas of Afrin and Manbij in Syria.

Margaret Atwood faces feminist backlash for #MeToo op-ed

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:44
The Handmaid's Tale author said she was depicted as "a rape-enabling Bad Feminist" after her column.

'Nassar sexually abused me hundreds of times'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:33
A court hears how former Team USA gymnastics sports doctor Larry Nassar used his position of trust to subject one of nearly 100 victims to a decade of abuse.

'Iranian spies' targeted in German police searches

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:19
Special police raid flats linked to 10 suspected Iranian spies across Germany.

Larry Nassar case: Victims confront 'repulsive' predator

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:04
Dozens are testifying against the ex-Team USA gymnastics doctor accused of molesting about 100 girls.

Kim Wall death: Danish prosecutors say murder was planned

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:33
They want Peter Madsen jailed for life on charges of killing and dismembering the Swedish journalist.

H&M model's family 'forced to move house'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:13
The mother of a child model caught up in an H&M racism row says her family has had to move house.

China exam tests students on teacher names

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:45
Students who could not identify and name their teachers had 41 points deducted from their score.

Nigeria releases Boko Haram suspects after rehabilitation

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:32
The authorities say the group has been de-radicalised and can re-enter society.