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Olympic champion was abused by US team doctor

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 23:00
Four-time Olympic champion Simone Biles says she was sexually abused by former USA gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar.

Cranberries star Dolores O'Riordan dies

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 18:11
The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan has died aged 46 in London, her publicist has confirmed.

Deneuve apologises to sexual attack victims

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 16:48
Film star Catherine Deneuve has apologised to sexual abuse victims after signing a letter saying men should be "free to hit on women".

Plane skidded off runway after 'engine surge'

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 15:00
A sudden surge of power in one engine of a commercial aircraft caused it to plunge off a runway and down a cliff close to the sea, pilots have told investigators.

Dozens hurt in stock exchange ceiling collapse

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:46
Nearly 80 people have been injured after a ceiling inside the Jakarta stock exchange tower collapsed.

SpaceX to fire most powerful rocket's engines

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 10:13
The long-awaited test fire of what may be the world's most powerful rocket - SpaceX's Falcon Heavy - will take place on Tuesday.

Twin bombings at Baghdad street market kill 38

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 10:07
At least 38 people have died and more than a hundred have been wounded in a twin suicide bombing in the Iraqi capital Baghdad.

Abbas: Jerusalem recognition 'slap of century'

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 06:08
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has launched a scathing attack on Donald Trump following the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Donald Trump: 'I am not a racist'

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 01:57
The President insists he is "not a racist" despite reports of his derogatory comments about immigrants from Haiti and Africa.

Palestinian girl to hear fate after slapping video

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 16:54
A 16-year-old Palestinian girl is expected to find out on Monday whether she gets bail after a video of her slapping and hitting Israeli soldiers went viral.

Tsunami warning after powerful Peru earthquake

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 11:25
A tsunami warning has been issued for the coasts of Peru and Chile following a 7.3 magnitude earthquake.

Eight dead after fire rips through community centre

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:41
Eight people have died and up to 60 are injured following a fire which ripped through a local community centre in northern Portugal.

'No hope of survivors' on sinking Iranian tanker

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:36
There is "no hope of finding survivors" on a stricken Iranian oil tanker which has been burning off China's east coast for more than a week, officials have said.

It stopped where? Plane skids off cliff edge

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:35
A passenger jet has skidded off a runway and got stuck in the mud on the edge of a cliff in Turkey.

British woman found dead in 'murder-suicide'

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:28
The body of a British woman in her 20s has been discovered in a flat in Sydney.

Macron: Baguettes deserve 'heritage' status

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 04:38
French baguettes could soon join Chinese calligraphy, Neopolitan pizza and Belgian beer on a global list of officially recognised cultural treasures.

Wahlberg donates reshoots pay to Time's Up

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 01:54
Mark Wahlberg will donate the $1.5m (£1m) he made for reshoots of Ridley Scott's All The Money In The World to the anti-sexual harassment campaign Time's Up.

Hawaii accidentally warns citizens of incoming missile

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 19:46
Television broadcasts and mobile phones in Hawaii were interrupted by an emergency warning of an incoming missile on Saturday.

Critical alert as Philippines volcano fears grow

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 18:56
Thousands of people have been forced into emergency shelters by an active volcano in the Philippines, with warnings a "hazardous eruption" could happen in days.

Evacuation after volcano spews ash 2.5km into air

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 18:56
People in the Philippines have been forced from their homes after an active volcano spewed ash thousands of meters into the air.