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 2019-07-19 14:06 

CNN International

J K Rowling Fast Facts...

Read CNN's Fast Facts on the life of J.K. Rowling, and learn more about the author of the Harry Potter book series....

 2019-07-19 14:01 

Euronews

Watch: Vienna zoo presents artificially-conceived baby elephant...

Meet the latest addition to the elephant family at Vienna's Schnbrunn Zoo....

 2019-07-19 13:58 

Washington Post

Lebanon lawmakers vote on budget, protesters up the pressure...

Lebanese protesters rallying against a proposed austerity budget have broken through a security cordon outside parliament, where lawmakers were voting on the controversial draft bill...

 2019-07-19 13:58 

NBC News

Video catches man scaling quickly down 19-story Philadelphia high-rise during fire...

A man in Philadelphia scaled the side of a high-rise during a fire Thursday night....

 2019-07-19 13:50 

Washington Post

Tripoli parliament warns of airstrikes by Hifter's allies...

Libya's parliament based in the west says it has gathered intelligence warning of the use of possible airstrikes on Tripoli by allies of commander Khalifa Hifter...

 2019-07-19 13:47 

Deutsche Welle

The legal collectives that help German football fans fight their case...

Match-going fans in Germany used to stand alone against authorities if they had a brush with the law. But with relations between fans and police 'in a bad place' legal collectives have been set up to help supporters....

 2019-07-19 13:43 

Washington Post

Spain government: Socialists open to coalition with far left...

The spokeswoman for Spain's caretaker government says that acting Prime Minister Pedro Snchez is willing to accept a coalition government with the far-left, as long as it excludes the leader of the anti-austerity United We Can party...

 2019-07-19 13:35 

NBC News

Mexico president calls 'El Chapo' sentence inhumane, vows better society...

Guzman will spend the rest of his days behind bars in the United States after a judge sentenced him on Wednesday to life in prison plus 30 years. Lopez Obrador said at his regular morning conference that sentences like the one for El Chapo-...

 2019-07-19 13:30 

Deutsche Welle

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig want Timo Werner decision before season starts...

RB Leipzig have signed a talented French midfielder from PSG but Julian Nagelsmann's side are still fighting to keep hold of Timo Werner. Keep up with all of the Bundesliga moves right here!...

 2019-07-19 13:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Whites feel threatened': Why Trump's race tweet is a preview of his re-election strategy...

Trump's comments demonstrated his ability to polarise Americans - and also his almost total dominance of the modern Republican Party....

 2019-07-19 13:29 

Fox News

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Biggest Mafia bust in Ontario, Canada, nets 15 arrests, $33 million worth of homes and cars...

A Mafia bust—believed to be the biggest in the Canadian province of Ontario—has resulted in 15 arrests and the seizure of homes and sports cars worth $33 million....

 2019-07-19 13:28 

Reuters Africa

Britain and Sweden agree to co-operate on fighter plans...

Britain and Sweden agreed on Friday to study air combat co-operation over the next decade and opened the door to other potential partners in a move that could see the Scandinavian country join a planned next-generation UK fighter project....

 2019-07-19 13:25 

Deutsche Welle

German churches lose 430,000 Catholic and Protestant members in 2018...

The Catholic and Protestant churches both lost over 200,000 members last year. The losses have hit the churches hard, as members of both churches pay up to 9% of their taxable income as church taxes....

 2019-07-19 13:23 

Al Jazeera

What Ethiopia needs is an independent prosecution...

Abiy Ahmed's ambitious reform agenda cannot succeed unless the office of the Attorney General is depoliticised....

 2019-07-19 13:19 

News24

Merkel says Trump tweets 'go against what makes America great'...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned US President Donald Trump's xenophobic tweets against four minority Democratic congresswomen, saying the US leader's attacks "go against what makes America great"....

 2019-07-19 13:18 

Deutsche Welle

China gears up for Nasdaq-style tech market...

More than 100 firms have applied to list on the STAR market, which is expected to channel billions to the tech sector. China's past failures at creating its own Nasdaq are prompting some investors to tread with caution....

 2019-07-19 13:16 

CNN International

UK lawmakers threaten to drag Queen Elizabeth into Brexit chaos...

Senior members of the United Kingdom's ruling Conservative party are so concerned about the country leaving the European Union without a deal that they are planning to go over the new Prime Minister's head and appeal directly to the Queen....

 2019-07-19 13:15 

Washington Post

Indian gets 10 years in prison in death of British teenager...

An Indian court has sentenced a man to 10 years in prison for the death of a British teenager whose body was found on a Goa beach in 2008...

 2019-07-19 13:15 

Euronews

Longest ever drive in electric car finishes in New Zealand after 3 years...

A journey of a lifetime accomplished today for one Dutch sustainability advocate who was on the road for three years....

 2019-07-19 13:14 

Al Jazeera

Worst floods in years 'submerge' Bangladesh villages...

More than four million at risk of food insecurity and disease as flooding forces nearly 200,000 to flee their homes....

 2019-07-19 13:11 

Breitbart Middle East

Argentina Designates Hezbollah a Terror Group on Anniversary of Buenos Aires Bombing...

Argentina designated Hezbollah an...

 2019-07-19 13:11 

Sydney Morning Herald

Strong quake hits near Greek capital of Athens...

People ran onto the streets amid fears some were stuck in elevators, as experts say it's too early to tell if it was "the main earthquake"....

 2019-07-19 13:10 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Gibraltar Extends Detention of Iranian Tanker For 30 Days...

Gibraltar's Supreme Court has ruled that a seized Iranian oil tanker suspected of violating European Union sanctions on Syria can be held for 30 more days, the British territory's attorney general has said....

 2019-07-19 12:58 

CBS News

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Kyoto Animation fire: Suspect in deadly arson attack reportedly had grudge, witnesses say today...

Witness accounts and reports suggested the man had a grudge against Kyoto Animation...

 2019-07-19 12:58 

Euronews

France denies nationality to nurse for 'working too much'...

The woman's naturalisation application was rejected because she was found to be in breach of working time legislation. Authorities estimated she worked a monthly average of 271 hours in 2018...

 2019-07-19 12:57 

NBC News

American scientist Suzanne Eaton raped and killed in Greece: 27-year-old suspect identified...

Greek authorities have identified Yiannis Paraskaki, 27, of Crete, on Thursday. He is charged with killing and raping American scientist Suzanne Eaton....

 2019-07-19 12:56 

Al Jazeera

PKK suspected in killing of Turkish diplomat...

The Kurdish armed group has denied any involvement....

 2019-07-19 12:48 

Euronews

Watch: LEGO celebrate moon-landing with life-sized model astronaut...
 2019-07-19 12:45 

Euronews

A 5.1-magnitude earthquake hits near the Greek capital Athens....
 2019-07-19 12:44 

Fox News

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The week in pictures, July 13 - July 19...

Take a look at and enjoy some of the most evocative, momentous images captured around the world in the past seven days....

 2019-07-19 12:42 

Deutsche Welle

Greece: Strong earthquake strikes northwest of Athens...

A 5.0 magnitude earthquake has struck Greece, northwest of the capital. A seismologist appealed for calm but warned residents to be prepared for afterschocks....

 2019-07-19 12:41 

Washington Post

Thai court accepts complaints against PM, opposition leaders...

Thailand's Constitutional Court has accepted complaints against the prime minister and two opposition party leaders in cases that could see them disqualified from office...

 2019-07-19 12:41 

Washington Post

Bulgarian lawmakers seal deal to buy 8 new F-16s from US...

Bulgaria's parliament has approved the purchase of eight new American fighter jets as part of a plan to replace the Balkan country's aging Soviet-built jets and bring its air force in line with NATO standards...

 2019-07-19 12:38 

Breitbart Middle East

Caroline Glick: Israeli Court Tells the Truth About Palestinian Authority and Terror...

An Israeli court ruled that the Palestinian Authority was responsible for attacks by Palestinian terrorist organizations against Israel...

 2019-07-19 12:37 

Al Jazeera

Cape Town army deployment 'not a long-term solution'...

Some living in 'murder hotspots' welcome move but others doubt it can ensure safety amid spiraling violent crime....

 2019-07-19 12:34 

Breitbart Europe

Doctor and Staff Arrested for Giving Migrants Fake Medical Notes to Avoid Deportation...

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A doctor, two medical staff members, and a translator have been arrested at a state-run camp for migrants and refugees in Greece, accused of issuing medical notes for non-existent conditions to exempt migrants from deportation....

 2019-07-19 12:32 

Washington Post

Turkish jets strike Kurdish rebels after diplomat's death...

Turkey's defense minister says the military launched aerial strikes against Kurdish rebel targets in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region, following the killing of a Turkish diplomat there...

 2019-07-19 12:31 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Pakistan Grants Consular Access To Alleged Indian Spy After ICJ Ruling...

Pakistan says it has granted consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, a former Indian naval officer sentenced to death for spying, following a decision this week by the International Court of Justice (ICJ)....

 2019-07-19 12:30 

dpa

Spain's socialists considering coalition government with leftists...

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 2019-07-19 12:30 

dpa

Sea-Watch captain Carola Rackete has left Italy...

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

 2019-07-19 12:23 

Al Jazeera

Puerto Rico's governor vows to remain in power amid protests...

Thousands of people in Puerto Rico marched for another day in San Juan, demanding the governor resign....

 2019-07-19 12:21 

Euronews

Polish newspaper criticised over plans to print 'LGBT free zone' stickers | #TheCube...

A newspaper in Poland has ignited a debate after announcing a plan to print "LGBT free-zone" stickers with its next issue....

 2019-07-19 12:18 

Al Jazeera

Former al-Qaeda claims recruitment by Bahrain gov't as assassin...

Critics said it exposed the political oppression that the country's majority Shia population had suffered for decades....

 2019-07-19 12:18 

CBS News

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Greece earthquake: Strong quake hits near Athens today, causing fearful residents to run into the streets...

The earthquake was caught live in the studios of state broadcaster ERT...

 2019-07-19 12:17 

NBC News

Rapper A$AP Rocky will remain in Swedish custody...

Rapper A$AP Rocky facing another six days in a Swedish prison while police finish their investigation into a fight in downtown Stockholm, prosecutors announced....

 2019-07-19 12:12 

CNN International

Strong earthquake shakes Greek capital Athens...

A strong earthquake shook the Greek capital Athens on Friday, sending people rushing out of buildings and into the street....

 2019-07-19 12:11 

Deutsche Welle

Imran Khan's US visit — Afghan peace to dominate talks with Donald Trump...

Afghanistan peace is likely to be the key topic during talks between Pakistani PM Khan and Trump. But analysts warn that Washington must not turn a blind eye to a crackdown on media and political plurality in Pakistan....

 2019-07-19 12:10 

Washington Post

French court to rule on claim over 1994 ferry disaster...

A Paris court is set to adjudicate on a compensation claim related to the 1994 sinking of an Estonian ferry, which remains one Europe's deadliest maritime disasters...

 2019-07-19 12:10 

Breitbart Europe

Spain: 200 Illegal Migrants Storm Border Fence, 50 Break Through, Six Guards Injured...

MADRID (AP) - Authorities in the Spanish city of Melilla say that around 200 migrants have tried to climb a barrier separating the European country's north African enclave from Morocco....

 2019-07-19 12:07 

Al Jazeera

Argentina designates Hezbollah "terrorist" organisation...

Argentina has accused top Iranian officials and a Hezbollah operative of being behind the AMIA attack in 1994....

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