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Three Australians arrested in Serbia in $500-million drug bust

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:23:02 GMT


The men are suspected of being part of an international drug-smuggling group that tried to bring more than a tonne of cocaine into Sydney last year.

Study narrows range of Earth's warming response as greenhouse gases rise

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:00:00 GMT


New research has sharply narrowed the likely estimate of how much the Earth will warm with a doubling of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, potentially honing estimates that have stood for a quarter century.

The Bayeux Tapestry is heading 'home' - but is it a French stitch-up?

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:36:02 GMT


Britons are ecstatic - the Bayeux Tapestry is coming home. But is Macron needling the English over Brexit?

FBI detains man it says betrayed US spies in China

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:03:04 GMT


The arrest of the former officer, Jerry Chun Shing Lee, 53, capped an intense FBI inquiry that began around 2012, two years after the CIA informants in China started dying.

Steve Bannon's mysterious - and potentially pivotal - grand jury subpoena

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:14:06 GMT


There have been a few moments in the Russia investigation that, in retrospect, seemed to indicate a notable shift or an expansion. The subpoena issued to Steve Bannon may have provided one.

Koreas to form unified team and march together in Olympics

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:21:04 GMT


The two Koreas will field a combined women's ice hockey team and march together under one flag at next month's Winter Olympics in the South, Seoul said after a new round of talks amid a thaw in cross-border ties.

Turnbull invited to the 'control tower' of Japanese security policy

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:30:02 GMT


Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will attend a meeting of Japan's National Security Council when he arrives in Tokyo on Thursday, Japanese media has reported.

Heroic firefighter's lifesaving catch captured on video

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 03:17:02 GMT


Incredible footage has emerged of a firefighter catching a child tossed from a burning building in Georgia.

Cambodian court delays bail decision on James Ricketson and returns him to jail

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 05:23:05 GMT


Support for Mr Ricketson is growing in Australia where thousands of people have signed a petition calling for his release.

As churches burn in Chile, Pope expresses 'pain and shame' over sex abuse

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:12:07 GMT


Pope Francis later prayed and cried at a private meeting with sexual abuse victims.

Porn star revealed Trump deal to buy her silence, fearing he wouldn't pay: journalist

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:17:02 GMT


Stormy Daniels spoke to online magazine Slate in 2016 but broke off contact a week before the election, website boss says.

America's $65 million aid withdrawal likely to threaten Palestinian peace

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:51:12 GMT


The United States on Tuesday said it would withhold about half the initial aid it planned to give a United Nations agency that serves the Palestinians, two weeks after President Donald Trump questioned the value of such funding.

Former CIA officer arrested under suspicion of helping China

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 04:40:05 GMT


Jerry Chun Shing Lee, a US citizen who now lives in Hong Kong, used to maintain a top secret clearance.

Donald Trump did 'exceedingly well' on cognitive test in presidential medical exam

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 23:25:03 GMT


The test includes asking a patient to name several animals, draw a clock with the hands at a certain time and recall a short list of words.

Japanese city on alert after deadly blowfish portions go missing

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 22:00:00 GMT


A Japanese city has warned its residents to be vigilant after lethal blowfish were accidentally sold at a supermarket.

Rogue ex-policeman, star of failed coup, killed in Venezuela shootout

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 21:31:04 GMT


Oscar Perez, a photogenic former police officer who once starred in an action film, last year used a hijacked helicopter to attack government buildings.

Kosovo Serb leader shot dead in 'act of terrorism'

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:58:04 GMT


EU, US, NATO urge parties to keep calm, recommit to good ties.

Russia probe: Robert Mueller subpoenas former Trump aide Steve Bannon

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:48:05 GMT


It was the first time Mueller is known to have used a subpoena against a member of Trump's inner circle.

Macron seeks solution to the 'road of misery' that ends in Calais

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 02:00:06 GMT


French president Emmanuel Macron may exploit Brexit to arm-twist the UK government into accepting more refugees to clear out Calais’ notorious migrant camps.

Japan issues false alarm over missile launch

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:50:02 GMT


Japanese public broadcaster NHK issued a false alarm on Tuesday saying North Korea appeared to have launched a missile and urging people to take shelter.

Starved California children rarely seen outside, mother 'perplexed'

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:39:04 GMT


The 13 California siblings who police said were starved and chained to beds rarely left home and, when they did, appeared small and pale, neighbours say.

Danish inventor Peter Madsen charged with murder of journalist Kim Wall aboard submarine

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:41:05 GMT


Peter Madsen has been charged with the murder and dismembering of Kim Wall along with a charge of sexual assault without intercourse of a particularly dangerous nature, police said.

Catherine Deneuve apologises to sex assault victims, stands by letter

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:32:02 GMT


Actress Catherine Deneuve apologised to victims of sexual assault who were offended by a column denouncing "puritanism" she signed following the Harvey Weinstein scandal, but maintained her reservations about the #MeToo campaign.

Turkey's president says US-trained Kurdish militia is a 'terror army'

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 04:44:04 GMT


Washington: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey lashed out on Monday against a proposed US-trained force that would potentially position thousands of Kurdish militia fighters along Turkey's southern border.

The silencing of Rappler, the Philippines' most independent media voice

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 21:04:05 GMT


Journalists and human rights advocates have condemned a move by the Philippines to shut down a popular news website that has been critical of President Rodrigo Duterte.

A thousand young Danes charged after sharing video of teens having sex

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 02:46:04 GMT


Copenhagen: More than 1000 adults and adolescents may face prosecution for sharing online video of two 15-year-olds having sex, and more people may be charged for spreading the images, the Danish National Police said on Monday.

US military quietly prepares for a last resort: War with North Korea

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:58:07 GMT


Donald Trump's words have left senior military leaders convinced that they need to accelerate their contingency planning.

Spain threatens to keep ruling Catalonia if Puigdemont becomes leader again

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:41:05 GMT


The fight over Catalonia - and its contribution to the Spanish coffers - continues with Carlos Puigdemont liked to become leader again.

UAE accuses Qatar of intercepting civilian flights

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:11:04 GMT


The United Arab Emirates has accused Qatar of intercepting two of its civilian airliners during routine flights, in a sign of rapidly escalating tensions.

Thirteen siblings rescued from captivity in California house

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 02:32:04 GMT


Their parents have been charged with torture, officials said.

Hundreds of Haiti supporters demand Trump apology near Mar-a-Lago

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 23:28:07 GMT


About 500 Haitian-Americans and their supporters used the Martin Luther King jnr holiday to protest derogatory comments US President Donald Trump reportedly made about them and Africans.

Illegitimate son battles his way into Dutch royal family

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:43:04 GMT


He wants the title of His Royal Highness Prince Carlos Hugo Roderik Sybren de Bourbon de Parma and has demanded he be listed in a register of nobility.

Stifling a sneeze a 'dangerous manoeuvre', doctors warn after man's injury

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 23:02:02 GMT


Ruptured throat case prompts advice from experts against halting violent flow of air.

A pirate treasure of a different kind: books

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 22:26:02 GMT


New evidence points to someone aboard the pirate Blackbeard's flagship harbouring books among the booty.

Building collapses after explosion in Belgium, terrorism ruled out

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:24:11 GMT


Belgium has been on high alert since deadly suicide bombings in 2016 and a wave of Islamist attacks across Europe.

Collapse of Colombian bridge kills workers

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 20:12:02 GMT


At least nine construction workers have been killed and five injured after a partially-constructed bridge collapsed in central Colombia.

America Last? EU says US is losing on trade under Trump

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 20:01:06 GMT


The European Union's trade tsar has no idea what Donald Trump will tell his audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos next week.

Philippines raises Mayon volcano alert level after lava flow

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 19:24:04 GMT


Mayon is due for another major eruption "within weeks or days".

Boko Haram 'Chibok girls' video a propaganda ploy, say analysts

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:38:04 GMT


Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram are portrayed as happy with their lives in video analysts say is ploy.

Westminster Bridge attacker took steroids before deadly London rampage: inquest

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:22:04 GMT


The inquest will also focus on the encryption of apps used to spread terror materials

'Seen as censorship': Richard Branson lifts Virgin Trains' ban on Daily Mail

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:44:02 GMT


Richard Branson has ordered Virgin Trains in the UK to lift a ban on the Daily Mail newspaper.

'This is a very sad day': UK government seeks to limit damage after Carillion collapses

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:33:02 GMT


The demise of the 200-year-old business poses a headache for Theresa May's government which had employed Carillion to work on 450 projects.

Twin suicide blasts leave dozens dead, injured in Baghdad

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 17:01:03 GMT


Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in central Baghdad on Monday, killing dozens of people and injuring scores more.

Indonesia Stock Exchange collapse: More than 70 people injured as floor gives way

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:46:02 GMT


Dozens of people were seen running from the Indonesian stock exchange in central Jakarta on Monday Metro TV showed, after unconfirmed reports of a collapsed structure inside the building.

North Korean orchestra to play in South Korea for the Winter Olympics

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 19:02:02 GMT


North Korea has agreed to send a 140-strong orchestra to perform during the Winter Olympics in South Korea.

Australian Bahais fear for relatives in Yemen after detainee sentenced to death

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 09:16:06 GMT


The mayor of Hornsby in Sydney's north, Philip Ruddock, has spoken of his horror at the death sentence.

More found dead in California mudslide 'search and recovery'

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 04:27:02 GMT


Los Angeles:  The death toll from Southern California mudslides that swallowed dozens of homes and forced the closure of a major highway along the picturesque Santa Barbara County coast has risen to 20, with four other people still reported missing.

Palestine's Abbas condemns Trump peace move as 'slap of the century'

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 03:59:02 GMT


Ramallah: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Sunday he would only accept a broad, internationally-backed panel to broker any peace talks with Israel, but did not rule out a US role in such a panel.

How one employee 'pushed the wrong button' and sent a missile alert in Hawaii

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 02:33:04 GMT


The Trump administration has pointed to the state of Hawaii for answers about a panic-inducing false alert of an incoming missile attack, an incident that raised broader questions about the national state of nuclear preparedness at a time of escalating tensions with North Korea.

Tunisian government makes concessions in attempt to defuse protests

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 02:21:02 GMT


Tunisians took to the streets over the weekend to mark the seven-year anniversary of the start of the so-called Arab Spring.

Theresa May's nightmare just getting scarier

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 01:52:02 GMT


May's government is struggling to get ahead of a sexual harassment scandal that has rocked the establishment, forced one minister to resign, and thrust into the line of fire her deputy.

Rebuilding on the Beatles, an ashram in India hopes for revival

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 01:49:06 GMT


An Indian ashram made famous by The Beatles when on a quixotic spiritual quest in 1968 is about to undergo a material renaissance.

Beirut civil war museum is haunting, but few Lebanese want to disturb the ghosts

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:55:08 GMT


It is supposed to be a symbol of remembrance and reconciliation but residents are divided over what to do with the famous 'yellow building' in Beirut.

UKIP leader Henry Bolton slammed over girlfriend's racist Meghan Markle remarks

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 01:15:05 GMT


The leader of Britain's eurosceptic UK Independence Party has signalled he won't stand down in the face of calls to quit.

Dreamer program 'probably dead' says Trump, as hopes for a deal fade after 'shithole' remark

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:34:07 GMT


Washington: With the fate of hundreds of thousands of young immigrants in the balance, relations between key Republican and Democratic lawmakers turned poisonous on Sunday over disagreement about President Trump's use of a vulgarity to describe poor countries.

Peace talks underway with Taliban; or are they?

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 23:31:02 GMT


Kabul: Senior Afghan officials have said meetings were underway in Turkey between their government and representatives of the Taliban, although the insurgents denied that any talks were taking place.

Car flies through air, wedges in upper wall of a two-storey building in California

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 22:24:09 GMT


The phrase "crashing into a building" took on a new meaning when a car in Southern California hit a centre divider, went airborne and ploughed into the second floor of a dentist's office.

Donald Trump's alleged 'shithole' comment projected onto Trump Hotel

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 21:52:02 GMT


Video footage posted on Twitter shows the word "SHITHOLE" and poop emojis projected on the wall of the hotel.

Passenger aeroplane plunges over cliff after sliding off runway in Turkey

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 16:25:02 GMT


A Turkish passenger plane has slid over the side of a cliff, stopping metres from the Black Sea.

Deadly earthquake measuring 7.1 hits southern Peru

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 15:10:02 GMT


A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck the coast of Peru on Sunday, causing homes and roads to collapse.

Iranian oil tanker sinks off China: report

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 11:31:07 GMT


A burning Iranian oil tanker has sunk following a collision in the East China Sea.

Tunisia will increase aid for poor in response to protests

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 10:42:01 GMT


Tunisia plans to increase support for poor families and needy people by $70 million after protests broke out in the North African country.

Baguette is a cultural treasure declares Macron

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 06:14:01 GMT


Emmanuel Macron has thrown his presidential weight behind calls for the UN to recognise France's beloved baguette as a "cultural treasure".

UKIP leader's girlfriend insults Meghan Markle

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 21:21:08 GMT


The girlfriend of Ukip leader Henry Bolton has been suspended from the party after reportedly making racist remarks about Meghan Markle.

Male models say fashion photographers crossed sexual line

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 04:57:03 GMT


Models have come forward accusing two prominent photographers of inappropriate behaviour.

East Timor's minority government could fall within days

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 05:28:02 GMT


Only four months after taking office East Timor’s minority government is set to fall.

'Is this the end of my life?': False missile alert sends Hawaii scrambling

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 03:43:02 GMT


For 38 harrowing minutes, residents and tourists in Hawaii were left to believe that missiles were streaming across the sky toward the Pacific islands.

Mexican journalist killed amid wave of violence against media

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 06:02:04 GMT


A journalist was killed on Saturday in the northern Mexican state of Tamaulipas.

Bodies pulled from flaming Iranian tanker

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 00:39:01 GMT


Two bodies have been recovered from a stricken Iranian oil tanker that was left adrift following a collision in the East China Sea.

Trump supporters tried to arrest London's mayor. People laughed

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 05:16:02 GMT


An anti-Islamic nationalist attempted to "arrest" the city's first Muslim mayor as he gave a speech on Saturday.

Iran vows 'serious response' to new sanctions and rebuffs Trump's demands

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 23:29:02 GMT


Iran's Foreign Ministry says that it would not agree to any changes to the nuclear deal.

Meet the Australian lawyer trying to fix the US electoral system a vote at a time

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 18:52:07 GMT


"I think that is not democratic and that is the problem," Greenwood says.

Almost 35 years ago, she let a stranger hold her newborn. It has haunted her ever since.

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 01:51:03 GMT


A mother talks of pain, guilt, and a yearning for her daughter.

Hawaii ballistic missile threat was false alarm, officials

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 01:36:02 GMT


Washington: The US military's Pacific Command said on Saturday there was no ballistic missile threat to Hawaii after an official message was mistakenly sent to Hawaii residents' mobile phones warning them of an imminent attack.

Man kills mother during tantrum over video games, police say

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 16:56:05 GMT


A 28-year-old man playing a video game in his bedroom threw a fit, broke his headset, then picked up a gun and killed his mother, according to police in Ceres, California.

Racism seen by judge as perhaps why Trump axed child immigrant program

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 16:28:06 GMT


A judge said maybe racism was behind President Donald Trump's decision to shut down a program protecting young undocumented immigrants from deportation.

Las Vegas gunman methodically sought to 'thwart' investigation of massacre, FBI says

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 16:04:07 GMT


The Las Vegas gunman who opened fire on concertgoers in October carefully prepared both for the attack and the investigation that would follow, according to hundreds of pages of court documents made public late on Friday.

H&M closes stores in South Africa amid protests over 'monkey' shirt

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 01:06:02 GMT


Two outlets of Swedish retailer H & M in South Africa were trashed in an anti-racism protest by the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters party on Saturday, broadcaster eNCA reported.

Elephants, lions and other wild animals sensitive to the effects of war, study finds

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 13:15:00 GMT


To the list of ways that humans are making it hard for zebras, giraffes and other large mammals to survive in the wild, you can now add war.

Goodbye Indonesia, I will miss you

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 00:17:05 GMT


I can't pinpoint the moment I fell in love with Indonesia.

Mississippi Burning killer dies in US jail

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 10:21:04 GMT


The KKK member was convicted of the notorious Freedom Summer killings of three civil rights workers in 1964.

Myanmar leader says army admission on Rohingya killings a 'positive step'

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 05:22:02 GMT


Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Friday it was "positive" that the country's military was taking responsibility for its actions of troops.

Porn star who claimed encounter with Trump 'was paid hush money'

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:30:07 GMT


The Wall Street Journal reported the transaction, via Trump's then lawyer, involved a six-figure payment.

Agents seize Chris Brown's pet monkey

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 04:21:05 GMT


Los Angeles: California fish and wildlife agents have seized Chris Brown's pet monkey from his Los Angeles home.

Low expectation for Venezuela crisis talks in Dominican Republic

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 04:03:04 GMT


A deep political and economic crisis has plagued the country since 2012.

Trump in 'excellent health', doctor says after first formal examination

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 04:29:03 GMT


Trump didn't undergo a psychiatric exam as part of the physical.

The Swiss consider the lobster – it feels pain, they decide – but not everyone agrees

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 08:30:03 GMT


Pain or no pain, the Swiss have decided that dropping a creature into boiling water is no humane way to go.

Chinese police dynamite Christian megachurch

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 02:46:02 GMT


Chinese police officers demolished one of the country's largest evangelical churches this week, the second church to go recently.

Trump's vulgar rebuff of migrants may backfire domestically

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 04:31:05 GMT


Apart from drawing condemnation from around the world, Trump's 'shithole' comments have blown up negotiations on a potential immigration deal and made it harder to avert a government shutdown.

S---storm: Africans, Norwegians react to Trump's racist remarks

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 05:44:05 GMT


One Ghanaian shopkeeper summed it up for his continent: "He's saying he's civilised, but we Africans are more civilised than him. We think before we speak."

California tragedy: Surviving fire, only to die in a torrent of mud

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:58:06 GMT


Just before 3am, Josie Gower, 69, and her boyfriend heard what sounded like an explosion and they rushed downstairs. When Gower opened the back door, she was swallowed by several feet of mud that overpowered her grip on the door frame and sucked her out of the house.

US ambassador to Panama resigns, says cannot serve Trump

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:30:02 GMT


The US ambassador to Panama John Feeley, a career diplomat and former Marine Corps helicopter pilot, has resigned, telling the State Department he no longer feels able to serve President Donald Trump.

'Pompous popinjay': Boris Johnson furious after Trump cancels visit

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 16:56:06 GMT


Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson blamed Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan for Donald Trump's decision to abandon a visit to London, as he vowed not to let the Labour leader and London mayor put the "crucial relationship at risk."

Merkel reveals the wurst-fuelled coalition deal that may save her job

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 21:59:02 GMT


Germany will cap the number of refugees it takes and restrict family reunification rights in a coalition deal that may end Germany's democratic deadlock.

Donald Trump denies 'language' used amid fury over 'shithole countries' remark

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 16:25:05 GMT


US President Donald Trump acknowledged Friday that he used "tough" language during a meeting on efforts toward a bipartisan immigration deal, but appeared to deny using the term "shithole" to refer to some countries.

Tonya Harding would like her apology now

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 09:10:08 GMT


You can't run from being Tonya Harding. Even if you wanted to, even if you tried, and yes, she's tried.

UN rights office decries Donald Trump's reported remarks as 'racist'

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 12:45:02 GMT


The United Nations human rights office rejected as "racist" and inciting xenophobia the reported remarks by the US President describing immigrants from Africa and Haiti as coming from "shithole" countries.

Is America going insane or coming to its senses?

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:18:05 GMT


America woke up last week with a crazy idea in its addled brain: Oprah Winfrey could be the next president of the United States.

California's green rush as recreational marijuana use becomes legal

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 21:38:05 GMT


One in five Americans can now legally buy weed. But is the land of the free jumping head first into a dangerous experiment?

Trump shelves plan for UK visit

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:19:06 GMT


US President Donald Trump has cancelled a visit to London scheduled for early this year, saying he was disappointed with the "Obama administration having sold" the US embassy in the British capital.