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England soccer players condemn 'unacceptable' racist abuse

3 hours 47 min ago
"It's 2019. I think there should be a real punishment for this."

Conor McGregor: The fighter 'born with his fists clenched'

4 hours 9 min ago
There's a joke that Conor McGregor didn't "just kiss the Blarney Stone, he swallowed it," though his life story provides plenty of material to wax lyrical about.

Dramatic drone footage reveals Cyclone Idai's devastating power

4 hours 13 min ago
It has been nearly two weeks since Tropical Cyclone Idai ripped through Mozambique, razing buildings and submerging entire towns and villages -- but even now the human toll is yet to be fully understood.

UK lawmakers have seized control of Brexit. What happens next?

4 hours 39 min ago
There were audible gasps in the UK Parliament on Monday night as lawmakers voted to seize control of the Brexit process from embattled Prime Minister Theresa May -- the first time in over a century that MPs have taken over the parliamentary timetable from the government.

World's happiest country revealed

4 hours 53 min ago
Finland has a lot to celebrate.

Everything announced at Apple's big event

5 hours 3 min ago
Apple is making movies, TV shows and ... a credit card.

Uber is buying its Middle East rival Careem for $3.1B

9 hours 39 min ago
Uber is buying the biggest ride-hailing app in the Middle East.

Man allegedly tried to smuggle baby orangutan from Bali in suitcase

Tue, 03/26/2019 - 02:25
A Russian man could face up to five years in jail after allegedly trying to smuggle a drugged baby orangutan from Indonesia in a suitcase.

Woman who housed Snowden in Hong Kong granted refugee status in Canada

Tue, 03/26/2019 - 01:01
Canadian authorities have granted asylum to a woman and her daughter who housed Edward Snowden in Hong Kong after the former NSA contractor leaked classified documents on US surveillance programs around the world in 2013.

UK lawmakers seize control of Brexit process from Theresa May

Tue, 03/26/2019 - 00:28
British lawmakers have temporarily seized control of the Brexit process from Prime Minister Theresa May, in a rare move that puts lawmakers in the driving seat.

Apple's new TV looks a lot like the old TV

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 21:54
From afar -- that is, through the distance of live streaming -- Apple's eagerly awaited announcement about its TV production plans were the least interesting aspect of a multi-pronged presentation Monday, designed to bring the company's unique brand of innovation (its "iTouch," as it were) to various product sectors.

Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 20:49
Israel launched strikes against Hamas targets in Gaza on Monday evening, hours after a rocket fired from the coastal strip hit a home in central Israel.

Facebook and YouTube sued over Christchurch video

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 18:05
A group representing Muslims in France is suing Facebook and YouTube over the broadcast of a video showing the mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand on March 15.

Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone offers glimpse of upcoming acid attack film

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 17:30
An Indian movie based on the true story of an acid attack victim is set to hit screens next year, featuring Deepika Padukone, one of Bollywood's biggest stars.

Harrowing scenes after Cyclone Idai with inland ocean visible from outer space

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 17:15
As many as "300 to 400" bodies line the banks of a road out of the city of Beira in Mozambique, according to an eyewitness account, and flood waters have formed an inland ocean that is visible from outer space.

The 68-year old innovator millennials can't get enough of

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 16:34
Jenny Holzer is one of America's most the incisive and respected conceptual artists. For four decades, her text-based works have been object lessons in the power of empathy and a conduit for the shared -- if troubled -- human experience, touching on everything from war, patriarchy and the AIDS crisis to gun violence and dangers of everyday life.

Hotel that inspired Star Wars faces demolition

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 14:30
Much of the shooting for the original Star Wars movies took place in Tunisia, and legend has it that one local landmark made a powerful impression on its creator, George Lucas.

Pro-military party pulls ahead in Thailand's first post-coup elections

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 10:48
A pro-military party that wants junta leader Prayut Chan-o-cha to remain in power has taken a slight lead in Thailand's elections on Sunday, according to early results from the country's Election Commission, in what could be a blow to pro-democracy forces fighting to overcome authoritarian military rule.