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Cohen says Trump knew hush money payment was wrong
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:46:36 GMT
Donald Trump's convicted ex-lawyer insists he was directed by his boss to make hush money payments.

Migrant caravan: Girl dies in custody after crossing Mexico-US border
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:44:32 GMT
A seven-year-old migrant girl dies in US custody after crossing the border with Mexico illegally.

Strasbourg Christmas market reopens after attack
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:01:37 GMT
The market reopens after the Tuesday attack carried out by a gunman in which three people died.

No sexual consent means rape, Spain told by legal panel
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:29:11 GMT
The proposal to change Spanish law follows an outcry over a gang assault on a woman.

Hope for 'decent' climate talks outcome
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:36:30 GMT
The likelihood of a deal at global climate talks in Poland has increased after a new draft text was released.

Japan medical schools 'rigged women's results'
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:09:33 GMT
A sexism scandal in Japan has widened to at least nine universities after a government investigation.

Somalia violence: Deadly clashes after arrest of Mukhtar Robow in Baidoa
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:33:47 GMT
At least 11 people are reported killed in Baidoa following the arrest of a former al-Shabab chief.

Southwest Airlines flight turns back after human heart discovery
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:54:12 GMT
A US plane travelling from Seattle to Dallas returns after failing to unload the donated organ.

Nasa hopes to find ancient life on Mars
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:16:13 GMT
When the US space agency's next rover gets to Mars in 2021, it will seek evidence of ancient life.

Cesare Battisti: Brazil issues arrest warrant for ex-militant
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:59:54 GMT
Cesare Battisti, former member of a banned far-left group, is wanted in Italy for four 1970s murders.

Euro falls as 'gilets jaunes' protests hit French economy
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 10:49:18 GMT
Business activity in France has contracted following the gilets jaunes protests, a survey suggests.

No renegotiation on Brexit, EU tells May
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:44:54 GMT
The PM says her Brexit deal is "at risk", as her performance at an EU summit is called "bad" by diplomats.

Money spill on US highway sparks cash grab
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:06:48 GMT
Motorists stopped their vehicles and rushed to collect bills scattered on Route 3 in New Jersey.

Yellow Vests: Is the symbol spreading across Europe?
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:59:44 GMT
The clothing has been used in demonstrations on a wide variety of subjects, in countries across Europe. But what's behind the vest, and what's its future?

Who is shining a torch for women today?
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:45:30 GMT
One hundred years since the first votes were cast by UK women, who is standing up for women's rights today?

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo: The view from the edge of space
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 09:43:16 GMT
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo rocket ship has made a successful test flight, 82.7km above the Earth's surface.

Pakistan's first female blind cricket team
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:05:41 GMT
Pakistan is in the process of creating its first ever international female blind cricket team.

Kenyan model: 'I won't wear make-up to hide my scars'
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 00:14:04 GMT
Claudiah Wanjiru says that after a difficult journey her scars have made her beautiful.

Roma: Director Alfonso Cuaron on his new film
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 09:19:56 GMT
Roma is a family drama inspired by director Alfonso Cuaron's own childhood.

Kim Jong-un face mask stirs controversy in South Korea
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:56:01 GMT
A popular South Korean beauty product raises concerns about the country's use of North Korean imagery.

Sesame Street: Meet Lily, the first homeless muppet
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:12:31 GMT
Lily, a girl muppet whose family lost their flat, is staying with friends on the street.

Short tempers flare in NZ buses row
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:23:27 GMT
Bus drivers in New Zealand's capital Wellington are contesting a ban from wearing shorts.

Tourists risk lives on Polish thin ice
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:02:10 GMT
The Polish authorities are trying to stop visitors risking their lives on a frozen mountain lake.

Danish sea urchin fossil reveals ancient drama
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:46:24 GMT
A Danish rare sea urchin fossil tells a 66-million-year-old story of survival.

Did you see the Geminid meteor shower?
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:27:25 GMT
Images of the Geminid meteor shower that was seen from around the world

The fight over the Indian baby born in a bank queue
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:27:24 GMT
Two-year-old Khazanchi is at the centre of a fight involving two families, villages and politicians.

Kosovo's army dreamers enrage their Serbian neighbours
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:38:30 GMT
Kosovo MPs have voted to turn an emergency force into an army, angering Serbia.

Talking horses and perfect faces: The rise of virtual celebrities
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:47:12 GMT
From animated YouTubers to computer-generated Instagram models, new meaning is being given to the term 'manufactured personality'.

Why your pizza may never be delivered by drone
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:06:45 GMT
The biggest obstacle to delivery drones isn't technology, it's regulation and public acceptance.

Did my children die because I married my cousin?
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:39:11 GMT
Ruba and Saqib both carry a gene for I-cell disorder, which means their children have a one-in-four chance of dying in early childhood.

Maria Butina: Russian gun activist in US conspiracy case
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:51:52 GMT
Maria Butina, who has ties to a Russian banker, has pleaded guilty in a plea deal.

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