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US airstrike kills ISIS-Somalia's 'second in command'

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 18:28
The US military conducted an airstrike Sunday that killed Abdulhakim Dhuqub, a high ranking ISIS-Somalia official.

Venezuelan region crumbling despite its resources

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 17:03
The rising sun cuts through the haze, flickering behind the cables of the Rafael Urdaneta Bridge.

Climate change protesters block London roads

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 16:54
Thousands of people are expected to take to the streets of central London on Monday, blockading some of the UK capital's busiest roads and bridges, and gluing themselves to street furniture, to raise the alarm over a mounting climate crisis.

Tiger by numbers: A major victory that shook up golf

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 16:18
It was never meant to happen. And yet, it did. It was the major victory many had long since accepted would never happen again -- 3,955 days after his last major triumph.

Liverpool marks 30 years since Hillsborough disaster

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 15:30
Liverpool will fall silent Monday to mark the 30th anniversary of the Hillsborough stadium disaster -- where 96 fans lost their lives.

Fukushima: Nuclear fuel rods removed

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 15:26
Eight years after a 9.0 magnitude earthquake triggered Japan's worst ever nuclear disaster, work has begun to remove spent fuel rods from a reactor that went into meltdown at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station.

Europe's best small towns

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 15:22
With its pastoral landscapes, dramatic mountain peaks and spectacular coastal views, Central Europe has no shortage of picturesque scenery and destinations.

Can you predict who will win Premier League title?

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 13:00

Cantonese opera has a new star

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:53
The year is 1972. An inebriated Richard Nixon is fending off table tennis balls fired towards him by Chairman Mao. Moments later, a clone of the Chinese leader takes the stage to introduce a young American.

Why the EU-US trade talks may already be doomed

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:47
Europe is ready to resume talks with the United States about a transatlantic trade deal. But they may already be doomed.

South Africa stages remarkable comeback to win Sevens final

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:01
A stunning South Africa comeback prevented Fiji from claiming back-to-back World Rugby Sevens Series triumphs in Singapore Sunday.

London airport drone attack may have been an inside job, police say

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 10:53
The drone incursion that caused travel chaos for tens of thousands of passengers at London's Gatwick Airport last December could have been an inside job, according to British police.

Gordon Ramsay's new 'authentic Asian' restaurant kicks off row

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 09:12
Gordon Ramsay's newest London restaurant has become embroiled in a row over alleged cultural appropriation after an Asian food critic accused the celebrity chef of tokenism.

Nurse kidnapped by ISIS may still be alive, ICRC says

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 08:17
A New Zealand nurse kidnapped by ISIS while working in Syria in 2013 may still be alive, the International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC) revealed Sunday.

America's banks are big. China's are massive

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 11:58
1. Big banks: New York might be the financial capital of the world, but China is home to the planet's mightiest banks.