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Scale of Mosul civilian deaths alarms Amnesty International

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 7:30pm
The US-led coalition is criticised in a report on civilian deaths in the battle for the Iraqi city.


Mon, 03/27/2017 - 7:27pm
The Secretary of State's talk of "interim zones of stability" leaves reporters scratching their heads.

New Jersey couple sues to raze house over creepy letters

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 6:39pm
The couple say they are being threatened by anonymous letters from a stalker called "The Watcher".

One dead in Oakland residential building fire

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 6:28pm
Firefighters battle a deadly fire at an apartment block in Oakland, California.

US parents sue to call baby girl Allah

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 6:13pm
State officials have refused to issue the 22-month old with a birth certificate.

'Bond King' Bill Gross settles Pimco feud for $81m

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 6:01pm
Star bond trader ends "family disagreement" with his former firm in $81m (£65m) settlement.

Spain to investigate Syrian officials for alleged torture

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 5:53pm
A judge has decided Spain has the authority to investigate alleged crimes by Syria.

Brazil tribe gets compensation for plane crash over Amazon forest

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 4:01pm
The Caiapó say the area where the debris fell is polluted and cursed with the presence of the dead.

Huge gold coin worth $1m stolen from museum

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 3:23pm
A Canadian coin, nicknamed the "big maple leaf", has been stolen from behind bulletproof glass in Germany.

Islamic State battle: Mosul residents face impossible choice

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 2:58pm
Jeremy Bowen reports on the Iraqis caught in the battle to reclaim from western Mosul from so-called IS.

Canada to legalise marijuana 'by 2018'

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 1:10pm
The federal government is set to table legislation next month to legalise the drug, say reports.

Shailene Woodley reaches deal to avoid jail over pipeline protest

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:58pm
Shailene Woodley agrees a plea deal after being arrested over a Dakota Access pipeline protest.

World nuclear ban 'not realistic', says US ambassador to UN

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:21pm
US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, says nearly 40 countries would skip talks on the subject.

'YouTube generation'

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:59am
Russia's government is wrong-footed by protesters, many of them young, and an anti-corruption blogger.

Rachel Dolezal: 'The idea of race is a lie'

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:51am
Can you choose your race? Emily Maitlis speaks to the US white woman who said she was black.

Jared Kushner to be questioned over alleged Trump-Russia ties

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:47am
The president's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, offered to speak to Senate committee, says White House.

Cyclone Debbie: Thousands flee as Australia braced for 'monster' storm

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:32am
A powerful storm is expected to bring waves of up to 8m to the Queensland coast.

McDonald's worker, 94, says she will never leave

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 10:59am
The great-grandmother still serves breakfast twice a week to her loyal customers in Indiana.

Solid gold coin worth $4m stolen from Berlin museum

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 10:51am
The "big maple leaf" coin, which shows Queen Elizabeth II, weighs 100kg and is made of pure gold.

Bosnian man crushes concrete blocks with head

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 10:36am
Bosnian taekwondo champion Kerim Ahmetspahic has set a new record for crushing concrete blocks with his head.


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