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 2019-09-21 02:06 

dpa

Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps over data concerns...

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 2019-09-21 01:50 

Deutsche Welle

Trump's reported urging Ukraine on Biden probe 'a staggering abuse of power'...

The revelation by The Wall Street Journal was related to a whistleblower complaint about Trump. The US president said it was "dumb" to think he would say something innappropriate in phone calls with foreign leaders....

 2019-09-21 01:39 

Sydney Morning Herald

'You are going to meet a prince today': Epstein accuser dares Prince Andrew to sue her...

Virginia Roberts Giuffre has made serious allegations about Andrew in a new television interview. The prince denies all wrong doing....

 2019-09-21 01:33 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Greg Norman among famous faces at White House for Trump-Morrison state dinner...

After introducing the previous prime minister to US President Donald Trump, it appears Australian golfing great Greg Norman is still in the loop, turning up to the White House for the state dinner honouring Scott Morrison....

 2019-09-21 01:31 

Reuters Africa

China says Maldives is not 'mired in a Chinese debt trap'...

The Maldives are not "mired in a Chinese debt trap", the Chinese government...

 2019-09-21 01:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

How a 'seismic disaster' started Trudeau's descent into unpopularity...

Trudeau's popularity is dwindling. North America correspondent Matthew Knott outlines the controversies that did the most damage....

 2019-09-21 01:27 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

The 85-year-old 'money tree' feeding Australia's insatiable appetite for smashed avo...

A Mt Tamborine avocado tree — originally planted as a windbreak — became such a prolific bearer of fruit, its seeds have been used to create millions of plants shipped across Australia to meet demand all year round....

 2019-09-21 01:17 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Huthi Rebels Say They Are Halting Attacks Against Saudi Arabia...

Iran-backed Huthi rebels in Yemen say they are halting all drone and missile attacks against Saudi Arabia a week after claiming responsibility for a strike that blasted a key Saudi oil facility....

 2019-09-21 01:13 

NBC News

Ex-Florida police chief: Epstein case 'the worst failure of the criminal justice system' in modern times...

Former Palm Beach police chief Michael Reiter called the handling of the Jeffrey Epstein case the...

 2019-09-21 01:05 

dpa

Youngsters follow Greta's lead with climate protests across the globe...

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 2019-09-21 01:05 

dpa

US to send troops to Middle East after strike on Saudi oil facilities...

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 2019-09-21 01:01 

Washington Post

South Korea says 2 farms tested negative for swine fever...

South Korea says tests on dead pigs from two farms near its border with North Korea came back negative for African swine fever, at least temporarily easing fears over the spread of the illness that has ravaged pig herds across Asia...

 2019-09-21 01:00 

Washington Post

Yemen rebels say they're halting attacks on Saudi Arabia...

Yemen's Houthi rebels say they are halting drone and missile attacks against Saudi Arabia, one week after they claimed responsibility for a strike that crippled a key oil facility in the kingdom...

 2019-09-21 00:53 

Deutsche Welle

Protests in Egypt demand el-Sissi's ouster...

Small anti-government protests have broken out in Cairo and other Egyptian cities. Such public shows of dissent against strongman President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi are rare in the country....

 2019-09-21 00:40 

The Daily Caller

Trump Deploys Troops To Saudi Arabia, UAE After Oil Attacks...

'Defensive in nature'...

 2019-09-21 00:30 

Washington Post

Hurricane Lorena threatens Mexico's resort-studded Baja...

Residents and tourists are hunkered down in homes, shelters and hotels as Hurricane Lorena menaces Mexico's resort-studded Baja California Peninsula, threatening damaging winds, flash floods and life-imperiling surf...

 2019-09-21 00:24 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Trump Authorizes 'Moderate' Hike In Troop Deployments To Saudi Arabia, U.A.E....

U.S. President Donald Trump has authorized a "moderate" bolstering of U.S. forces in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.) following the attack on Saudi oil infrastructure that many in the administration have blamed on Iran....

 2019-09-21 00:18 

Washington Post

US to send troops to Saudi Arabia, hold off on striking Iran...

The Pentagon has announced it will deploy additional U.S. troops and missile defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates...

 2019-09-21 00:12 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'I honestly thought we were all goners': Skies over Australia lit up by suspected meteor...

An object thought to be a meteor bursts into the Earth's atmosphere causing a flash of light and a sound "like thunder" over Tasmania and Victoria, causing some to fear the worst....

 2019-09-21 00:07 

Sky News

Historic day of climate strikes is unlikely to move Trump...

Greta Thunberg told a huge crowd in Manhattan that she thought around four million people had taken part in Friday's global climate strikes....

 2019-09-21 00:05 

Washington Post

The Latest: First lady wears J. Mendel gown to state dinner...

The White House says First Lady Melania Trump is wearing an aqua silk chiffon gown by J. Mendel to Friday's state dinner for Australia...

 2019-09-20 23:53 

The Daily Caller

Trudeau Plans 'To Ban Military-Style Assault Rifles' — Critics Ask, Meaning What?...

'Thoughts and prayers are not enough'...

 2019-09-20 23:50 

Euronews

U.S. to deploy military forces to Saudi Arabia after drone attacks on oil sites...
 2019-09-20 23:46 

Deutsche Welle

US to send troops to Saudi Arabia after oil strike...

US President Donald Trump has approved sending troops to Saudi Arabia to aid the country's air defenses. The move comes after a strike that damaged key Saudi oil facilities....

 2019-09-20 23:42 

dpa

US to send troops to Middle East after strike on Saudi oil facilities...

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 2019-09-20 23:41 

dpa

Activist Greta Thunberg tells crowds in New York 'change is coming'...

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 2019-09-20 23:37 

CBC

U.S. sending more troops to Saudi Arabia, UAE following attack on oil facilities...

The Pentagon says the U.S. will deploy additional troops and military equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to beef up security in response to the recent attack on the Saudi oil industry....

 2019-09-20 23:36 

Reuters Africa

United States sending troops to bolster Saudi defences after attack...

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday approved sending American troops to bolster Saudi Arabia...

 2019-09-20 23:28 

Washington Post

'Boiling us like frogs': China's clampdown on Muslims creeps into the heartland, finds new targets...

The Hui minority, a mostly Islamic people who speak Chinese, face increasing restrictions on religious observance, raising fears of Xinjiang-style oppression....

 2019-09-20 23:08 

Al Jazeera

US to deploy more troops to Saudi Arabia, UAE...

US will send reinforcements to the Middle East following attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities....

 2019-09-20 23:06 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Shamsie prize withdrawn...

Author 'punished' for Palestine support...

 2019-09-20 23:06 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Haunted by Pakistan, feminist escapes to US...

A 32-year-old Pakistani women's rights activist on the run, managed to slip through the dragnet and escape to America...

 2019-09-20 23:06 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Young people in worldwide climate protest...

Anxious about their future on a hotter planet and angry at world leaders for failing to arrest the crisis...

 2019-09-20 22:58 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

US to send military support to Saudi Arabia, UAE following attack on oil facilities...

The United States will send military support to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates following last week's attack on oil facilities, days after President Donald Trump said his country was "locked and loaded" to respond....

 2019-09-20 22:56 

Washington Post

The Latest: US to deploy more troops to Saudi Arabia, UAE...

The Pentagon says the U.S. will deploy additional troops and military equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates...

 2019-09-20 22:55 

NBC News

Three Mile Island, site of 1979 meltdown, shuts down completely...

The money-losing Three Mile Island, the 1979 site of the United States' worst commercial nuclear power accident, was shut down Friday by its energy giant owner....

 2019-09-20 22:54 

Radio Free Asia

Attorneys: North Korean in Malaysian Custody a Victim of Pyongyang-Washington 'Politics'...

Mun Chol Myong faces extradition to the U.S. on charges of money laundering and conspiracy to launder money....

 2019-09-20 22:54 

Sky News

Trump approves deployment of US forces in Saudi Arabia...

Donald Trump has approved the deployment of US forces to Saudi Arabia following the attack on two oil facilities in the country....

 2019-09-20 22:52 

CBC

Three Mile Island nuclear plant closes down...

Three Mile Island, the 1979 site of the United States's worst commercial nuclear power accident, was shut down Friday by its energy giant owner....

 2019-09-20 22:44 

Deutsche Welle

Yemen rebels say they'll halt attacks on Saudi Arabia...

The announcement comes a week after Houthi rebels clamed responsibility for a strike that crippled a key Saudi oil facility. The rebel group says the move is part of a peace plan to end the devastating conflict in Yemen....

 2019-09-20 22:41 

CBS News

[ Health ]

At least 6 dead from rare disease spread by mosquitoes...

The latest death in Massachusetts was a man in his 70s...

 2019-09-20 22:40 

Reuters Africa

At U.N., Trump to tout leadership as U.S. seeks to tackle Iran and China...

U.S. President Donald Trump will tout U.S. leadership and a collective approach to challenges while at the United Nations next week, said a senior administration official on Friday, as Washington seeks to use the gathering of world leaders to build suppor...

 2019-09-20 22:38 

Fox News

[ World ]

Yemen's Houthi rebels announce halt in attacks on Saudi Arabia...

Yemen's Houthi rebels said Friday they are halting all drone and ballistic missile attacks on Saudi Arabia, six days after claiming responsibility for a strike that crippled a key oil facility in the kingdom....

 2019-09-20 22:37 

Reuters Africa

In tech 'awakening,' U.S. workers at Google, Amazon join climate protests...

Hundreds of workers from Google, Amazon and other technology companies on Friday joined climate-change marches in San Francisco and Seattle, saying their employers had been too slow to tackle global warming and needed to take more drastic action....

 2019-09-20 22:36 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'It took all my skin away': Rise in unlicensed tattoo artists leaving customers at risk...

Laura Kennedy got her first tattoo in Sydney when she was 21, she's now a customer of Tasmania's first dedicated laser tattoo removal studio after a series of bad inking experiences....

 2019-09-20 22:36 

Reuters Africa

U.N. aviation agency head says open to meeting climate activist Greta Thunberg...

The secretary general of the U.N. aviation agency said on Friday she is open to meeting with Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who will lead a Montreal climate protest next week in part targeting emissions from flights....

 2019-09-20 22:19 

NBC News

Meghan McCain storms off 'The View' after sparring over Trump whistleblower with co-hosts...

Meghan McCain stormed off...

 2019-09-20 22:16 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Perth's weekend traffic hotspots, where delays on the road rival the weekday peak hour...

When you think of traffic congestion, you probably think of cars bumper-to-bumper on the freeway during weekday peak hour, but there are several hotspots around the city where weekend traffic is even worse....

 2019-09-20 22:16 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Signs of the times: A generation's call to action on climate...

'Our house is on fire'. 'Act now or swim L8R'. Students come up with ingenious placards to underline their fear for the planet's future....

 2019-09-20 22:15 

Euronews

Sudanese migrant shot dead after being returned to Libya...

A Sudanese man was killed by a bullet would, the International Organization of Migration said....

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