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 2018-11-15 15:22 

dpa

Study: People may drive more as they underestimate walking speed...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2018-11-15 15:16 

Reuters Africa

U.N. still sees big risks in Syria, despite a lull in northwest...

Thousands of Syrians are trapped by battles or face hard choices about returning home even though relative calm has held in the northwest for two months, the United Nations said on Thursday....

 2018-11-15 15:15 

Fox News

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Palestinian police chief suspended for being 'mechanic boy' while helping Israeli soldiers change flat tire...

A Palestinian police chief in the West Bank was suspended Thursday for helping change a tire for some stranded motorists -- who happened to be Israeli soldiers....

 2018-11-15 15:13 

Sky News

Beyonce buys Sir Philip Green's stake in Ivy Park...

Beyonce has taken full control of Ivy Park - the clothing brand she launched with Sir Philip Green two years ago....

 2018-11-15 15:12 

NBC News

[ Health ]

FDA restricts all flavored e-cigarettes; moves to ban menthol...

Teen e-cigarette use is up 78 percent, the CDC reports, and the FDA says it will limit sales of flavored vape products to youth and will ban menthol cigarettes....

 2018-11-15 15:10 

NBC News

Michael Avenatti appears to blame Jacob Wohl for domestic violence arrest...

Michael Avenatti, the embattled lawyer for porn star Stormy Daniels, said he's...

 2018-11-15 15:10 

News24

'Dead' 95-year-old wakes up after being doused in cold water during funeral rites...

A 95-year-old man has left family members stunned when he "miraculously4; woke up during his own funeral rites....

 2018-11-15 15:06 

CBS News

[ World ]

Iran executes "Sultan of Coins" as economic crisis under US sanctions spurs hoarding of hard currency...

Islamic Republic's currency has plummeted under U.S. sanctions with Trump's withdrawal from nuke deal, and regime is cracking down on hoarders...

 2018-11-15 15:02 

Reuters Africa

Papier gets first start for Boks as Whiteley ruled out against Scots...

Scrumhalf Embrose Papier will make his first start for South Africa against Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday, the only change to the backline while the pack has undergone a significant reshuffle....

 2018-11-15 15:00 

Euronews

Cutting off support from the West is the only way to stop Yemen's terrorists | View...

The Houthi threat has not been given due attention in Western capitals. They are not proscribed as a terrorist group by the US State Department, NATO, or the EU. This means it is perfectly legal to support, or even fundraise for them....

 2018-11-15 14:58 

CNN

[ Health ]

Combat climate change by cutting beef and lamb production, report says...

A new report by a British government advisory body has called for a 20%-50% cut in the number of sheep and cattle to help combat climate change....

 2018-11-15 14:57 

Al Jazeera

'My deal, no deal or no Brexit': UK's May fights for survival...

PM Theresa May defends her draft Brexit deal as several ministers quit amid threat of vote of no-confidence against her....

 2018-11-15 14:57 

News24

Photo of Hitler embracing child of Jewish grandmother sold...

A photograph showing Adolf Hitler embracing the grandchild of a Jewish woman has sold at auction for more than $11 000....

 2018-11-15 14:57 

Reuters Africa

Financier of Islamic State paid money to rebel group in eastern Congo -report...

An Islamist rebel group in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo received money from a financier linked to Islamic State, suggesting tentative ties between the Congo insurgents and other jihadists in Africa and beyond, a report said on Thursday....

 2018-11-15 14:55 

Reuters Africa

Tanzanian cashew price hike could lead to global shortage, traders say...

Tanzania...

 2018-11-15 14:55 

Deutsche Welle

Win with your most beautiful travel video!...

Have you captured unique images of your journey on video? Then take part in our draw for the best travel video and win a DW backpack with video accessories....

 2018-11-15 14:53 

Euronews

Pressure mounts on May as ministers call for vote of no confidence...

Conservative MP and Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg has submitted a letter of no confidence in Theresa May as pressure mounts on her to step down....

 2018-11-15 14:52 

dpa

Hoeness: Munich players must show their worth ahead of shake-up...

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 2018-11-15 14:48 

Reuters Africa

Tens of thousands die in Africa each year due to fake drugs...

When Moustapha Dieng came down with stomach pains one day last month he did the sensible thing and went to a doctor in his hometown of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso...

 2018-11-15 14:46 

Reuters Africa

Anger as Indonesia jails teacher who documented sexual harassment...

KUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - An Indonesian woman has been sentenced to six months in jail after she documented sexual harassment by her employer, sparking condemnation from rights groups on Thursday....

 2018-11-15 14:45 

Euronews

British retailer John Lewis believes Elton John can boost sales this Christmas...

John Lewis & Partners are relying on singer Elton John to boost sales as the retailer launches its annual festive advertising campaign...

 2018-11-15 14:44 

Sky News

Rohingya repatriation fails: 'No one wants to go'...

The first official day of repatriating thousands of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar has ended in failure after no-one agreed to return....

 2018-11-15 14:43 

Deutsche Welle

Dirty Deals Ep 05: Watch your Back...

After Zita started a social media campaign against corruption, she receives a threatening call. The anonymous caller wants her to take down her social media page. Instead of doing so, she goes even further....

 2018-11-15 14:42 

Washington Post

Former Nazi guard testifies he wasn't involved in killings...

A former Stutthof concentration camp guard on trial on hundreds of counts of accessory to murder has testified he was aware that inmates were dying but says he didn't know they were being killed...

 2018-11-15 14:42 

Sydney Morning Herald

Denmark withdraws aid money after 'homophobic comments'...

About $13.7 million will be withdrawn from Denmark's second biggest aid recipient due to human rights concerns....

 2018-11-15 14:39 

Fox News

[ World ]

Monkey snatches 12-day-old baby from mother's arms, fatally bites him...

A 12-day-old baby in India was snatched from his mother's arms and killed by a monkey in search of food, the latest attack in what's becoming an increasing primate problem in certain areas of the country....

 2018-11-15 14:31 

Euronews

Don't fall for the 'secret sister' gift exchange scam on Facebook...

It's actually a classic pyramid scheme....

 2018-11-15 14:29 

Washington Post

School children among 40 injured in head-on crash of buses...

Police say 40 adults and children have been injured, five of them "very seriously," in a head-on collision involving two public buses in southern Germany...

 2018-11-15 14:27 

DEBKAfile

Saudi prosecutor seeks death for five suspects in Khashoggi killing...

The kingdom's public prosecutor, Saud Al-Mojeb, announced on Thursday that the death penalty is sought for five of the 11 The post Saudi prosecutor seeks death for five suspects in Khashoggi killing appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-11-15 14:27 

Reuters Africa

Saudi Arabia says supports U.N. peace efforts on Yemen...

Saudi Arabia...

 2018-11-15 14:27 

Fox News

[ World ]

The Latest: Saudi diplomat says prince not linked to murder...

The Latest on developments following the Oct. 2 killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi at the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 6:10 p.m. Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister says that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had...

 2018-11-15 14:25 

Fox News

[ World ]

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte defends skipping meetings for 'power naps' during summit...

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte skipped four scheduled events at the annual Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit so he could take "power naps," his spokesman said in a statement Wednesday....

 2018-11-15 14:25 

Euronews

Extending Article 50 is now the only way to avoid Brexit chaos | View...

In the face of an unpopular deal negotiated by Theresa May, we must now extend Article 50 to avoid a 'no deal' or 'blind' Brexit....

 2018-11-15 14:22 

Euronews

Helipads and airport lounges: The perks cities offered for Amazon's HQ2...

In addition to the smaller incentives, Amazon is expected to reap more than $2 billion in tax incentives between the two winners....

 2018-11-15 14:21 

AP

Report details damage to ancient Yemeni archaeological sites...

CAIRO (AP) — A prominent Yemeni rights group has documented heavy damage from ground fighting and airstrikes to at least 34 archaeological sites over the past four years and urged the international......

 2018-11-15 14:19 

Euronews

UK housebuilder, retailer, bank shares sink on Raab resignation...

UK housebuilder, retailer, bank shares sink on Raab resignation...

 2018-11-15 14:05 

Washington Post

German woman charged with Islamic State membership...

Federal prosecutors say they've charged a 26-year-old German woman with membership in a terrorist organization on allegations she joined the extremist Islamic State...

 2018-11-15 14:03 

Euronews

Tikopia: take a step inside a remote civilization...

A documentary about a 3,000-year-old civilization....

 2018-11-15 14:00 

Reuters Africa

Financier of Islamic State paid money to rebel group in eastern Congo -report...

An Islamist rebel group in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo received money from a financier linked to Islamic State, suggesting tentative ties between the Congo insurgents and other jihadists in Africa and beyond, a report said on Thursday....

 2018-11-15 14:00 

Reuters Africa

Israel cabinet to vote on Amir Yaron for cenbank chief on Sunday...

Israel...

 2018-11-15 13:58 

Washington Post

Denmark, citing human rights, withholds some aid to Tanzania...

Denmark is cutting about $10 million in aid to the government of Tanzania over what it called "negative developments" in human rights in the East African country...

 2018-11-15 13:56 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

EU To Sanction Five People Over Ukraine Separatist Vote...

The European Union is set to add five individuals involved in the organization of the weekend elections in the areas controlled by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine to its sanctions list, according to sources in Brussels....

 2018-11-15 13:56 

Deutsche Welle

Bangladeshi photographer Shahidul Alam granted bail...

Shahidul Alam was not charged when he was arrested on propaganda charges in August. His release on bail comes after international pressure and ahead of elections in Bangladesh in December....

 2018-11-15 13:53 

Breitbart Europe

DELINGPOLE: The Phoney War Is over; the Real Battle for Brexit Has Begun...

There's nothing a star columnist hates to tell his readers more than...

 2018-11-15 13:51 

dpa

Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty for five over Khashoggi murder...

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 2018-11-15 13:51 

Reuters Africa

Macron braces for motorist revolt on France's highways...

President Emmanuel Macron, hit by a slump in popularity, faces a nationwide protest this weekend over rising fuel taxes that threatens to gridlock France...

 2018-11-15 13:51 

News24

PICS: These women are posting underwear images to protest the use of a thong to suggest consent in a teen's rape trial...

Women around the world are showing their support for a rape victim whose alleged perpetrator was acquitted in an Irish court earlier this month....

 2018-11-15 13:46 

CBC

Sri Lanka politicians scrap as change in PM continues to roil...

Rival lawmakers exchanged blows in Sri Lanka's parliament on Thursday as disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa claimed the Speaker had no authority to remove him from office by voice vote....

 2018-11-15 13:46 

Washington Post

Brazilian gets life in prison for Spanish family slayings...

A judge in Spain has sentenced a Brazilian man to life imprisonment for the gruesome slayings of his aunt, uncle and two young cousins...

 2018-11-15 13:36 

NBC News

German man on trial for lacing co-workers' lunches with poison...

A man in Germany is on trial on attempted murder charges for poisoning his co-workers' lunches leaving one person in a coma and another with kidney damage....

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