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Russian vets seek to bring the Kremlin's mercenaries in from the cold

World - 5 hours 11 min ago
A forum representing Russian military veterans took an unusual step Sunday by voting to ask the International Criminal Court to probe the Russian government's use of private military contractors in deployments abroad.

Lion Air crash: Freak accident or lack of training?

World - 5 hours 29 min ago
The passengers on the Lion Air 610 flight were on board one of Boeing's newest, most advanced planes.

Houthis ready for ceasefire if Saudi-led coalition 'really want peace'

World - 6 hours 16 min ago
Mohammed Ali al-Houthi, a leader of the Houthi movement, announced on Sunday that he is ready to institute a ceasefire, so long as the Saudi-led coalition battling his militia in Yemen is prepared to do the same.

Wins for Toyota in China and Willett in Dubai

World - 7 hours 44 min ago
Toyota wins back to back in WEC, while Willet claims DP World Tour Championship in Dubai

'My Brilliant Friend' lives up to its name

Entertainment - 10 hours 44 min ago
"My Brilliant Friend" lives up to its adjective, creating such a rich, exquisitely rendered plunge into mid-20th-century Naples that it's difficult not to get totally sucked into the hardscrabble, small-village lives. Shot in Italian, after watching six of the eight episodes, there's not much to say but "fantastico."

Kanye West donates $150,000 for security guard killed by officer in Chicago

Entertainment - 13 hours 23 min ago
Rapper Kanye West donated $150,000 to a memorial fundraising site for a security guard shot by an officer in his hometown Chicago.

Ariana Grande debuts a new look and people have a lot of opinions about it

Entertainment - 14 hours 42 min ago
Ariana Grande is known to rock a high ponytail, but those days are long gone -- for now.

APEC summit wraps with no joint statement amid US-China discord

World - 14 hours 42 min ago
For the first time in its 25-year history, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit ended Sunday with its leaders failing to agree on a formal joint statement.

Teen driver fractures her spine in horrific Formula 3 crash

World - 14 hours 43 min ago
A teenage German driver has fractured her spine after suffering a horrifying airborne crash at Macau Grand Prix's Formula Three final on Sunday.

US Navy sailor on board Norwegian frigate that sank after collision

World - 15 hours 27 min ago
A US Navy sailor was serving as an exchange officer onboard the Norwegian naval frigate that was struck by a freighter and has now almost entirely sunk, according to the U.S. Navy and the Norwegian Ministry of Defense.

Kim Porter's family shares conversation with Diddy

Entertainment - 15 hours 33 min ago
Model and actress Kim Porter's grandmother shares what Porter's ex-boyfriend Sean "Diddy" Combs said following her death.

Bannon-Banks emails show Brexit campaigners sought US funding

World - 18 hours 25 min ago
Arron Banks, the backer of the biggest campaign behind Brexit, asked Cambridge Analytica to draw up plans for raising funds from the United States, according to a trove of leaked emails.

Steve Carell as Jeff Bezos mocks Trump on 'SNL'

Entertainment - 20 hours 17 min ago
"Saturday Night Live" had Jeff Bezos, played by host Steve Carell, explain why the company chose Arlington, Virginia, and New York's Long Island City in Queens as the locations for Amazon's next headquarters.

Congo health workers face violence as Ebola virus spreads

World - 23 hours 3 min ago
The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to rise as violence hampers health workers' efforts to battle the virus.

Palm oil: One woman's fight to save 'the last place on Earth'

Science & Nature - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 00:05
Farwiza Farhan on efforts to protect the forests where orangutan, rhinos, elephants and tigers co-exist.

Argentine submarine found a year after it vanished with 44 aboard

World - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 20:19
A missing Argentine naval submarine has been found, a year and a day after it vanished in the South Atlantic with 44 crew members on board, authorities said Saturday.

Norway sinks its own warship by accident

World - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 16:21
A maritime blunder then a ruinous rescue attempt has left a multi-million dollar warship under NATO command almost entirely submerged in a Norwegian fjord.

Creator of Brazil's distinctive yellow jersey dies

World - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 16:08
If the likes of Garrincha, Pele, Socrates, Zico, Romario, Ronaldo, Rivaldo, Ronaldinho and Neymar have come to define the distinctive style of Brazil's international football side over the years so too did Aldyr Schlee, the man who created the team's distinctive yellow shirt and who has died at the age of 83.

Climate protests shut down five London bridges

World - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 15:56
Bridges in London were forced to close Saturday because of protests against climate change organized by a group called Extinction Rebellion, city transport agency Transport for London (TfL) said on Twitter.
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