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 2018-01-14 08:53 

NBC News

Skateboarding teaches young refugees how to fall — and get back up...

Free Movement Skateboarding is teaching children and teens who fled war-torn countries how to ride....

 2018-01-14 08:42 

Reuters Africa

Myanmar, Bangladesh meet amid doubts about Rohingya repatriation plan...

Hamid Hussain, a 71-year-old Rohingya Muslim farmer, first fled Myanmar for Bangladesh in 1992. He went home the next year under a repatriation deal between the two neighbours, only to repeat the journey last September when violence flared once more....

 2018-01-14 08:41 

Al Jazeera

Q&A: Tunisia's protest leaders vow to keep up pressure...

Al Jazeera speaks with an organiser of the protest movement leading rallies against the country's austerity measures....

 2018-01-14 08:39 

Deutsche Welle

Influential photographers Mario Testino and Bruce Weber accused of sexual misconduct...

Famous fashion photographers Mario Testino and Bruce Weber have been accused of assaulting male models over a period of decades. Vogue publisher Conde Nast has said it is cutting ties with both men....

 2018-01-14 08:31 

Reuters Africa

Federer says he should not be favourite at 36...

Roger Federer says a 36-year-old should not really be considered a favourite for the Australian Open, although when the man in question is himself, no one was taking him seriously....

 2018-01-14 08:31 

Reuters Africa

Saudi Prince Alwaleed in settlement talks with government - sources...

Saudi Arabia's billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, detained for over two months in an anti-corruption crackdown, is negotiating a possible settlement with authorities but so far has not agreed on terms, a senior Saudi official said....

 2018-01-14 08:31 

Washington Post

Gunmen kill Christian in Egypt's Sinai...

Egyptian security officials say gunmen have shot dead a Christian man in the turbulent north of the Sinai Peninsula, the latest attack to target members of the countrys Christian minority....

 2018-01-14 08:31 

Al Jazeera

Crisis of faith in Chile as pope visits amid sexual abuse scandal...

Chile has suffered some of the worst cases of ecclesiastic sex abuse in the region, and the Catholic Church is paying the price....

 2018-01-14 08:28 

Fox News

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Gunmen kill Christian in Egypt's Sinai...

Egyptian security officials say gunmen have shot dead a Christian man in the turbulent north of the Sinai Peninsula, the latest attack to target members of the country's Christian minority....

 2018-01-14 08:26 

News24

Three charged with Ritz jewellery heist: judicial source...

Three men have been charged over an audacious jewellery heist at the Ritz hotel in Paris, while two other suspects are still on the run....

 2018-01-14 08:21 

Euronews

Portugal: Eight dead and dozens injured in fire and stampede...

A heater is said to have exploded, triggering a fire at a local residents' association building where people had gathered for an amateur card tournament...

 2018-01-14 08:20 

Reuters Africa

Kyrgios can become global superstar, says Becker...

Australian maverick Nick Kyrgios is ready to win over his doubters and can become an 'international sporting superstar' according to former world number one Boris Becker....

 2018-01-14 08:18 

Al Jazeera

Fire and Fury: Access, integrity and mainstream media...

How Michael Wolff elevated his access 'privilege' by saying what no other media outlets would....

 2018-01-14 08:10 

Reuters Africa

Nigerian Shi'ite leader, rumoured dead, makes first public appearance in two years...

The leader of Nigeria's Shi'ite Muslim sect, rumoured to have died in detention, made his first public appearance in two years on Saturday, after police arrested dozens of members of the group during protests calling for his release this week....

 2018-01-14 08:04 

CBS 8

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Pakistan's Imran Khan talks US relations as elections loom...

Famed cricketer turned politician says meeting US President Donald Trump would be a "bitter pill" to swallow should he become Pakistan's prime minister in elections later this year, but "I would meet him."....

 2018-01-14 08:04 

CBS 8

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Turkey says it will oust Kurdish militants from Afrin, Syria...

Turkey's president has said Turkey will eliminate Kurdish militants in Afrin, northern Syria, as the military shelled the area from across the border....

 2018-01-14 08:03 

Reuters Africa

Congo launches offensive against Ugandan rebels in its east...

Congolese troops began a military offensive in the eastern city of Beni on Saturday against the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF), a Ugandan rebel armed group blamed for an attack that killed 15 United Nations peacekeepers last month....

 2018-01-14 07:56 

Euronews

Hawaii: False ballistic missile alert sparks panic...

A false alarm has put the people of Hawaii through a terrifying ordeal. A ballistic missile was heading their way, according to an urgent message...

 2018-01-14 07:50 

The Times of India

US has failed to undermine nuclear deal: Rouhani...

"The American administration has failed to undermine the nuclear deal ... Trump, despite his repeated efforts, has failed to undermine the accord ... The deal is a long-lasting victory for Iran," President Hassan Rouhani said in a speech, broadcas...

 2018-01-14 07:50 

Euronews

Tunisia: Anti-austerity protests prompt aid package for poor...

A multi-million euro package was announced as the country marks the seventh anniversary of its revolution...

 2018-01-14 07:48 

Al Jazeera

Tanzania leader rules out extending presidential terms...

President Magufuli will not seek to extend presidential terms from five years to seven, his party says....

 2018-01-14 07:43 

Washington Post

Tunisia, shaken by protests, marks 7 years since revolution...

Tunisia, shaken by days of nationwide unrest over price hikes, is marking seven years since the North African nation drove out its long-time autocratic ruler....

 2018-01-14 07:42 

Reuters Africa

Israel says destroyed Gaza attack tunnel under Israel, Egypt borders...

The Israeli military said on Sunday it had destroyed a cross-border attack tunnel that ran from Gaza into Israel and Egypt, dug by the Hamas, the Islamist group that controls the Palestinian enclave....

 2018-01-14 07:42 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Abadi, Maliki To Head Separate Lists In Upcoming Iraqi Elections...

Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi says he will be a candidate in the parliamentary elections tentatively scheduled for May 12....

 2018-01-14 07:40 

AP

Tunisia, shaken by protests, marks 7 years since revolution...

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia, shaken by days of nationwide unrest over price hikes, is marking seven years since the North African nation drove out its long-time autocratic ruler....

 2018-01-14 07:39 

Al Jazeera

US cannot undermine Iran nuclear deal: Rouhani...

Statement from Iranian president comes days after Trump threatened to withdraw if landmark agreement is not amended....

 2018-01-14 07:28 

Washington Post

Federer deflects attention to Nadal, Djokovic in Australia...

Roger Federer prefers to think of Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic as the favorites for the Australian Open title, despite entering as defending champion and coming off a worry-free preparation....

 2018-01-14 07:25 

Fox News

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Federer deflects attention to Nadal, Djokovic in Australia...

Roger Federer prefers to think of Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic as the favorites for the Australian Open title, despite entering as defending champion and coming off a worry-free preparation....

 2018-01-14 07:20 

The Times of India

Israel says it destroys Hamas tunnel under key Gaza crossing...

The Israeli military said Sunday it destroyed an attack tunnel built by the Hamas militant group that stretched from the Gaza Strip, though Israel and into Egypt, and that ran past Israeli military posts as well as gas and fuel pipelines....

 2018-01-14 07:17 

Al Jazeera

Sidi Bouzid: Hardship bites where Arab Spring began...

Seven years on after Bouazizi set himself on fire, economic stagnation and widespread discontent persist in Sidi Bouzid....

 2018-01-14 07:15 

NBC News

Hawaii missile alert test goes wrong, terrifies the state...

The alert warned Hawaiians on their phones of an imminent missile attack. A series of bureaucratic hurdles and 38 minutes later, it became a false alarm. ...

 2018-01-14 07:15 

Euronews

38 minutes of fear: How a Hawaii missile alert test went wrong...

The alert warned Hawaiians on their phones of an imminent missile attack. A series of bureaucratic hurdles and 38 minutes later, it became a false alarm....

 2018-01-14 07:10 

News24

'Under mattresses in the bathtub' - Hawaii panics after false alert of incoming missile...

A false alert warning of an incoming ballistic missile aimed at Hawaii caused panic and confusion across the US state, which is already on edge over the risk of an attack....

 2018-01-14 06:43 

Washington Post

Iraq PM to lead diverse coalition in May election...

Iraqs prime minister says he will lead a cross-sectarian list in national elections proposed for May, hoping to build off last years victory against the Islamic State group....

 2018-01-14 06:40 

Fox News

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Iraq PM to lead diverse coalition in May election...

Iraq's prime minister says he will lead a cross-sectarian list in national elections proposed for May, hoping to build off last year's victory against the Islamic State group....

 2018-01-14 06:22 

The Times of India

Ballistic missile warning sent in error by Hawaii authorities...

State officials and the US military's Pacific Command confirmed that there was no actual threat to the state. But for more than a half hour, while the agency struggled to retract the warning, panicked Hawaiians scrambled to find shelter....

 2018-01-14 06:19 

News24

Dutch St Martin gets interim govt ahead of elections...

An interim government is to take over on the Dutch part of the hurricane-hit Caribbean island of Saint Martin ahead of elections, Dutch media report....

 2018-01-14 06:13 

Deutsche Welle

French dairy group Lactalis to pay damages over salmonella contamination...

In a rare interview, the head of Lactalis said families would be compensated for damages resulting from salmonella contamination at one of its plants producing baby milk. The company exports to 83 countries....

 2018-01-14 06:07 

Al Jazeera

Blaze of fire and fury: Trump insight or fiction?...

A look at the book that has set tongues wagging across the media landscape. Plus, Egypt's Sisi talk show bias....

 2018-01-14 06:07 

Washington Post

Israel says it destroys Hamas tunnel under key Gaza crossing...

The Israeli military says it has destroyed a tunnel built by the Hamas militant group that stretched from the Gaza Strip, though Israel and into Egypt....

 2018-01-14 06:05 

Reuters Africa

People evacuated from Papua New Guinea island after volcano explodes...

About 1,500 people are being evacuated from an island off the northern coast of Papua New Guinea (PNG) after a nearby volcano erupted, the local Red Cross said on Sunday....

 2018-01-14 06:04 

Fox News

[ World ]

Israel says it destroys Hamas tunnel under key Gaza crossing...

The Israeli military says it has destroyed a tunnel built by the Hamas militant group that stretched from the Gaza Strip, though Israel and into Egypt....

 2018-01-14 05:44 

Washington Post

Israeli premier on 6-day visit to India to deepen ties...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is beginning his first visit to India to promote defense, trade and energy ties....

 2018-01-14 05:41 

Fox News

[ World ]

Israeli premier on 6-day visit to India to deepen ties...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is beginning his first visit to India to promote defense, trade and energy ties....

 2018-01-14 05:39 

Reuters Africa

Hong Kong police arrest South Korean suspected of murdering wife, son at Ritz-Carlton...

Hong Kong police arrested a South Korean man on suspicion of murder on Sunday after his wife and seven-year-old son were found dead in a room at the five star Ritz-Carlton hotel....

 2018-01-14 05:35 

Euronews

Trump administration to resume processing DACA renewals...

The decision to revive DACA was ordered by a judge on Tuesday, who called the move in September to eliminate the protection "arbitrary" and "capricious.";...

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