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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 13:32:26 GMTThree asylum seeker families who sheltered US whistleblower Edward Snowden in 2013 say they are living in fear because of reports that Sri Lankan police officials have been in Hong Kong trying to search for them.
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:04:07 GMTTwo senior administration officials on Friday vehemently argued that White House officials acted appropriately in asking the FBI to publicly knock down media reports about communications between President Donald Trump's associates and Russians known to US intelligence.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 16:04:56 GMTIraqi forces are approaching a key area in western Mosul housing government buildings as they push beyond the city's airport and a nearby military camp, Iraqi officials said Friday.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:12:09 GMTOne of the fiercest critics of Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte and his bloody crackdown on illegal drugs was arrested Thursday evening on drug-related charges in what supporters say is a politically motivated vendetta.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:14:18 GMTHundreds of students blockaded the entrances to their schools in Paris Thursday, demanding justice for a young black man who was allegedly raped by French police earlier this month.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:28:29 GMTAs transgender people fight for their basic civil liberties globally, courts in 20 countries have ruled on legislation recognizing their rights,
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:45:02 GMTThis week the Chinese government finally gave Donald Trump's company trademark protection for use of his name in the construction industry.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:29:21 GMTClaudio Ranieri has admitted his "dream died" when he was sacked by Leicester City Football club nine months after winning the English Premier League title.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:51:17 GMTAstronomers have found at least seven Earth-sized planets orbiting the same star 40 light-years away, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature. The findings were also announced at a news conference at NASA Headquarters in Washington.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:38:22 GMTTake a vast frozen lake, a Formula E driver, a Jaguar F-Type and what do you get?
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:44:33 GMTThe position of vice president didn't exist in Azerbaijan's constitution. If something were to happen to the President, the power would shift to the Prime Minister. Not anymore.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:43:07 GMTOn a street corner in Pretoria, South Africans gather just meters from the immigrants they're marching against.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:48:20 GMTA car bomb killed as many as 60 people and wounded dozens more Friday in northwestern Syria, Turkish state media and activist groups said.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:47:29 GMTWith a president and cabinet who seem to contradict each other, never before has there been a greater need for an official translator of US policies to the world. Yet the State Department is mum, writes Frida Ghitis.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:45:05 GMTWhile President Donald Trump was busy ignoring the reality of his low approval ratings by bathing in the embrace of an adoring crowd last weekend, his foreign policy challenges were stacking up.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:02:52 GMTThis week, we have seen reports that a former British inmate of Guantanamo Bay, Jamal Udeen al-Harith, carried out an ISIS suicide attack in Iraq.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:19:39 GMTSince he took office, President Trump has been sowing confusion about where he stands on issues of major importance to the global economy.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:05:06 GMTMaybe Mexico's "contingency plan" for President Trump is working out after all.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:05:31 GMTPresident Trump and his team are giving very mixed messages on China's currency.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 13:49:57 GMTChina is aiming to own the race for space in the next decade.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 17:36:08 GMTSome movies rely on a single character to make a compelling experience. "Hidden Figures" has three key characters who could make any other movie on their own. So despite an overly calculated feel, the numbers add up in favor of this uplifting film, which celebrates America's pioneer spirit during the space race while delving into that era's shameful aspects vis-à-vis race and gender.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 19:06:19 GMTVera Rubin, a pioneering astrophysicist who proved the existence of dark matter, had a gift for overcoming daunting challenges.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 01:29:09 GMTSpace travel remains a distant reality for most of the world's population. But, next year, the sound and shape of your laughter could make it aboard the International Space Station.
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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 10:09:03 GMTNetherlands-based firm Open Platform for Architecture (OPA) is breaking conventions by building into the earth, rather than above it.