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Hawaii alert: Employee who sent missile warning reassigned

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:50
People in the US state received messages warning of an imminent attack after a human error on Saturday.

French FA suspends referee after kicking incident

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:39
The referee who aimed a kick at a Nantes player and sent him off against Paris St-Germain is suspended "until further notice" by the French FA.

Former Zimbabwe aide: We feared Mugabe lynching

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:34
Zimbabwe aide says he feared the president being killed in a "Libyan scenario" during his last week.

Singapore recruits swanbots to test water quality

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:47
Swanbots are taking to the waters of Singapore in order to test the quality of its reservoirs' drinking water.

Australian Open 2018: Rafael Nadal beats Victor Estrella Burgos in first round

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:42
Top seed Rafael Nadal progresses to the Australian Open second round with a routine win, but eighth seed Jack Sock goes out.

Car hurls into upper floor of California building

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:31
The vehicle was left suspended above the ground, but both people in it survived the crash.

Netanyahu and Modi praise 'new era' in India -Israel ties

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:06
Benjamin Netanyahu becomes first Israeli PM to visit India in more than a decade.

Twelve hurt in Russia knife fight at Perm school

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 10:47
A teacher and 11 children were slashed at a school in Perm as two boys fought with knives.

Catherine Deneuve apologises to sex assault victims

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 08:59
The French actress said she was sorry if she had offended victims of what she called "hideous acts".

Florida casino boat bursts into flames

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 08:57
People had to swim to safety after a fire broke out on a boat near New Port Richey, north of Tampa.

Baghdad suicide double suicide attack kills many

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:17
The double attack in the centre of the Iraqi capital is the second in three days.

Jakarta stock exchange ceiling collapses

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:14
The cause of the collapse remains unclear but there are reports of casualties.

Aziz Ansari responds to assault allegation

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 05:35
The comedian said he believed his encounter with the woman had been "completely consensual".

North and South Korea discuss sending art troupe to Winter Olympics

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 03:37
The meeting comes after the North agreed to send a delegation to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games.

Ashley Judd: I was not frightened of Harvey Weinstein

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 02:37
Actor Ashley Judd says she believes Weinstein sabotaged her career - allegations which he denies.

Donald Trump denies being a racist after 'shithole' row

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 02:36
He told reporters that he is the "least racist person" after row broke out over "shithole" remark.

Chile complains of World Bank unfair treatment

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 02:28
The World Bank has ordered an enquiry into the ranking it gave Chile for competitiveness.

Perth bushfire paints skies 'vivid orange'

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 02:22
The blaze blanketed the city with smoke, prompting many locals to post images online.

The missing - consequences of Trump's immigration crackdown

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 01:47
In a rural county that voted for Trump, people are shocked to see friends and schoolmates deported.

Looking for my brother

BBC - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 01:40
Amer hasn't heard from his brother Mohamed since he was arrested and put in an IS jail.

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