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 2018-01-19 04:38 

CBC

Zimbabwe politician jailed during Mugabe era among 5 killed in U.S. helicopter crash...

Roy Bennett, a prominent Zimbabwe opposition figure in recent years, was among five people killed in a New Mexico helicopter crash, authorities in the southwestern U.S. state said on Thursday....

 2018-01-19 04:37 

Deutsche Welle

New Zealand PM announces pregnancy...

New Zealand's prime minister is due to have a baby in June and will take six weeks of maternity leave. She said that like many women she can balance child rearing and professional responsibilities....

 2018-01-19 04:25 

CBC

Pope shocks Chile by accusing sex abuse victims of slander...

Pope Francis accused victims of Chile's most notorious pedophile of slander Thursday, an astonishing end to a visit meant to help heal the wounds of a sex abuse scandal that has cost the Catholic Church its credibility in the country....

 2018-01-19 04:17 

Washington Post

Drone rescue off Australian beach heralded as world-first...

A flying drone has dropped a flotation device to two teens caught in a riptide in heavy seas off the Australian coast in what officials describe as a world-first rescue....

 2018-01-19 04:17 

Sky News

Helicopter crash kills Brit world record holder...

A British-born land speed record holder has died in a helicopter crash in New Mexico....

 2018-01-19 04:09 

NBC News

White House asks Supreme Court to bypass lower court and rule on DACA...

Justice Department lawyers on Thursday took the highly unusual step of asking the Supreme Court to review the case now, before the appeals court acts....

 2018-01-19 04:00 

Euronews

Peru President asks visiting Pope Francis for help...

Pursuing his trip to Latin America, Pope Francis has arrived in Peru. He was greeted by its president, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, who urged the pontiff...

 2018-01-19 03:48 

Reuters Africa

Families of missing Japanese to urge prosecution of North Korean leader at Hague court...

The families of Japanese abducted by North Korea, and those believed to have been taken, will urge the International Criminal Court to prosecute the North's leader, saying the lack of information about their loved ones is a human rights abuse....

 2018-01-19 03:47 

CBC

15 hurt after car slams into crowd at Brazil's Copacabana Beach...

A motorist who says he lost control of his car drove into the crowded seaside boardwalk along Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday evening, injuring at least 15 people, authorities said....

 2018-01-19 03:43 

The Times of India

Love in the air: Pope marries couple on papal plane in Chile...

Pope Francis formally joined in matrimony 41-year-old Carlos Ciuffardi and Paula Podest, 39, who have two children and are both flight attendants. The Chilean couple married in a civil ceremony in 2010 but were never formally wed in the eyes of the Cathol...

 2018-01-19 03:36 

Euronews

Prosecutor wants 19 women to testify at Bill Cosby retrial...

Before [Bill Cosby was tried](http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/bill-cosby-scandal) on charges he drugged and sexually assaulted Andrea Constand, prosecutors asked the judge to let them put 13 other accusers...

 2018-01-19 03:35 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Sport Court To Hear Appeals Of 39 Russians Banned From Olympics For Doping...

The Court of Arbitration of Sport will begin appeals hearings on January 22 for 39 Russian athletes banned for life from the Olympics because of alleged doping at the 2014 Sochi Winter Games....

 2018-01-19 03:30 

Sky News

New Zealand PM reveals she is pregnant...

The prime minister of New Zealand has revealed she is expecting her first child....

 2018-01-19 03:25 

AP

Pope shocks Chile by accusing sex abuse victims of slander...

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Pope Francis accused victims of Chile's most notorious pedophile of slander Thursday, an astonishing end to a visit meant to help heal the wounds of a sex abuse scandal that ......

 2018-01-19 03:22 

Washington Post

Mexico rights body blames marines, police for 2014 killings...

A border mayor's paramilitary security team and Mexican marines were behind the disappearance and murder of four people, including three American siblings, the government's National Human Rights Commission said Thursday....

 2018-01-19 03:11 

News24

Malaysia Airlines flight shakes violently, forced to land...

Passengers on a Malaysia Airlines plane flying from Sydney, Australia, to Kuala Lumpur which was forced to land in the central Australian city of Alice Springs say they were bracing themselves for a possible rough landing after the plane shook violen...

 2018-01-19 03:07 

Euronews

White supremacists committed most extremist killings in 2017: ADL...

White supremacists and other far-right groups committed the majority of extremist-related murders in the United States last year, according to a [new report by the...

 2018-01-19 03:06 

CBS News

[ World ]

Man fools officers with car made of snow, gets fake parking ticket...
 2018-01-19 03:01 

Washington Post

Asian shares mixed as US government shutdown threat looms...

Asian stock markets were uneven and the dollar fell on Friday following Wall Street's retreat as the threat of a U.S. federal government shutdown loomed on the weekend....

 2018-01-19 03:00 

Reuters Africa

South Korea President Moon's approval rating drops on Olympics furore...

South Korean President Moon Jae-in's approval rating has fallen to a four-month low, a poll showed on Friday, after a public backlash over a decision for South and North Korea to field a joint ice hockey team at next month's Winter Olympics....

 2018-01-19 02:55 

The Times of India

US House passes short-term spending bill, Senate fate uncertain...

On a mostly partisan vote of 230-197, the Republican-controlled House approved the stopgap funds, sending the bill to the Senate for consideration before the looming deadline and as President Donald Trump pushed hard for a measure he can sign....

 2018-01-19 02:50 

Deutsche Welle

How Donald Trump changed things in 10 easy lessons...

Much of the attention on US President Trump focuses on what he says and tweets. But in his first year in office he has already had a significant impact on key issues affecting people in the US and around the world....

 2018-01-19 02:48 

Washington Post

Russian minister warns against reviving Nazis at exhibition...

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has opened an exhibition on the Holocaust in the former Soviet Union, saying the world has "a sacred duty" not only to commemorate the millions of victims "but to do everything in our power to preven...

 2018-01-19 02:48 

Deutsche Welle

Trans-Atlantic ties: Angela Merkel needs a Donald Trump strategy...

Donald Trump's election as US president has been called "a nail in the coffin of the liberal world order." What can German Chancellor Angela Merkel do to make sure that coffin isn't buried?...

 2018-01-19 02:45 

Fox News

[ World ]

Russian minister warns against reviving Nazis at exhibition...

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has opened an exhibition on the Holocaust in the former Soviet Union, saying the world has a sacred duty not only to commemorate the millions of victims but to do everything in our power to prevent such tragedie...

 2018-01-19 02:42 

Fox News

[ World ]

Several injured after car drives onto Brazilian boardwalk, authorities say...

Brazilian authorities said several people were wounded Thursday after a car drove onto a boardwalk in Rio de Janeiro....

 2018-01-19 02:39 

The Times of India

New Zealand Prime Minister announces she's pregnant...

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, 37, took to Twitter to announce that she and her partner Clarke Gayford were expecting a child, and that Gayford would become a stay-at-home dad....

 2018-01-19 02:36 

Reuters Africa

Car ploughs through Copacabana sidewalk, kills baby, injures 15...

A speeding car ploughed through evening strollers on a crowded sidewalk of Rio's famed Copacabana beach on Thursday in an apparent accident, killing an 8-month old baby and injuring 15 people, police said....

 2018-01-19 02:36 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Pope shocks Chile by accusing sex abuse victims of slander...

Pope Francis is accusing victims of Chile's most notorious pedophile of slander, in an astonishing end to a visit that was meant to help heal the wounds of a sex abuse scandal that has cost the Catholic Church its credibility in the country....

 2018-01-19 02:29 

Euronews

Planet Earth feels the heat...

The last three years were the hottest on record, new data has shown. It is bad news for polar bears and for the planet...

 2018-01-19 02:21 

Euronews

Amid sex-abuse scandal, Olympic gymnasts will no longer train at Karolyi Ranch...

Scandal-rocked USA Gymnastics announced Thursday it will no longer train gymnasts at the famed Karolyi Ranch in Texas, where powerhouse Olympic teams were built and...

 2018-01-19 02:20 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Canada artist carves car out of snow so realistic it fools police...

Police in Canada investigate an illegally parked car and discover a prank sculpture made out of snow instead....

 2018-01-19 02:20 

Deutsche Welle

Parents tortured, starved 13 children, California prosecutors say...

Prosecutors have revealed details about the "depraved conduct" of a couple who allegedly tortured their 13 children. The parents, who pleaded not guilty, face up to life in prison if convicted of multiple charges....

 2018-01-19 02:15 

Reuters Africa

Ex-CIA Director Stansfield Turner dead at 94; served under Carter...

Stansfield Turner, a Navy admiral and Rhodes Scholar who was Director of Central Intelligence under President Jimmy Carter, died on Jan. 18 at home in Seattle, Washington. He was 94....

 2018-01-19 02:14 

Euronews

13 captive siblings allowed to eat once a day, shower once a year...

PERRIS, Calif. — The 13 starving siblings held captive in a California house hardly ever saw the sun and were allowed, a prosecutor said Thursday,...

 2018-01-19 02:09 

Reuters Africa

Trump administration appeals 'Dreamer' immigrant ruling to top court...

The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday it had asked the Supreme Court to overturn a lower court ruling last week that blocked President Donald Trump's move to end a programme that protects hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the Unite...

 2018-01-19 02:06 

CNN

[ World Lead ]

WikiLeaks Fast Facts...

Read Fast Facts from CNN about WikiLeaks and the trial of Chelsea Manning....

 2018-01-19 02:06 

Euronews

'Smacks of fraud': House releases Glenn Simpson Trump-dossier testimony...

The House intelligence committee released 184-pages of sworn testimony on Thursday by Glenn Simpson, the former Wall Street Journal reporter whose opposition research into Donald...

 2018-01-19 01:53 

Sky News

Baby dies as car hits Copacabana crowd...

A baby has died and at least 15 people have been injured after a car ploughed into a crowd at Rio's Copacabana beach....

 2018-01-19 01:50 

Euronews

Why Amazon's guessing game is PR genius...

It's city versus city in the ultimate public battle to woo Amazon, and the very public courtship process may be one of Amazon's most genius...

 2018-01-19 01:49 

CNN

[ World Lead ]

Space Accidents Fast Facts...

Read CNN's Fast Facts about space accidents. The first space-related fatality happened in 1960 when a rocket exploded in Kazakhstan, killing 165 people....

 2018-01-19 01:47 

NBC News

At least 11 injured as car drives into crowd at Rio's Copacabana Beach...

Brazilian media quoted police as saying the driver told them he had an epileptic seizure when he plowed into the Copacabana Beach boardwalk....

 2018-01-19 01:46 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

New Zealand prime minister announces she's pregnant...

New Zealand's prime minister has announced she is expecting her first child in June....

 2018-01-19 01:39 

Washington Post

Malaysia Airlines flight shakes violently, lands safely...

A Malaysia Airlines plane landed safely in an Australian Outback city after the plane shook violently in midflight and passengers braced themselves for a hard landing....

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