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 2018-06-24 20:22 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

How a farming family lost everything after 45 years on the land...

Harold and Barbara Cronin spent 45 years building their family's farming enterprise on Western Australia's south coast. In two short years, it was gone....

 2018-06-24 20:12 

News24

Erdogan declares victory in Turkish presidential election...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared victory in the presidential election and said his ruling party-led alliance had won an overall majority in parliament....

 2018-06-24 20:05 

CBC

Roseanne Barr says tweet that got her fired made her a 'hate magnet'...

In an emotional interview, Roseanne Barr said she definitely feels remorse for the racist tweet that prompted ABC to cancel the revival of Roseanne....

 2018-06-24 19:55 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Indigenous radio helping boost school attendance in regional Tasmania...

A teacher at a remote school in regional Tasmania where one third of students identify as Indigenous, is getting kids to produce their own radio show celebrating their identity, and its boosting attendance rates....

 2018-06-24 19:41 

Washington Post

Incumbent Erdogan says unofficial results show he has won Turkey's presidential election...

Incumbent Erdogan says unofficial results show he has won Turkey's presidential election....

 2018-06-24 19:39 

DEBKAfile

Yemeni Houthis shoot 6 ballistic missiles at Saudi capital...

Sirens and explosions heard in Riyadh Sunday night after the Yemeni Houthi insurgents launched six ballistic missiles at the Saudi The post Yemeni Houthis shoot 6 ballistic missiles at Saudi capital appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-06-24 19:34 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Candidate questions Turkish news agency results...

Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have arrested six people for allegedly insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ahead of a campaign rally by his main opponent in Sunday's elections....

 2018-06-24 19:34 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Turkey: Partial results show Erdogan leading in elections...

Polls have opened for Turkey's high-stakes presidential and parliamentary elections which could consolidate President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's hold on power or curtail his political ambitions....

 2018-06-24 19:32 

Washington Post

Saudi Arabia says it intercepts missile fired at capital...

Saudi Arabia's state media says the kingdom's air defenses have intercepted a ballistic missile fired over the capital from Yemen, where Saudi-led coalition forces are at war....

 2018-06-24 19:30 

Fox News

[ World ]

Turkey President Erdogan holds big lead in elections...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a commanding lead Sunday in his bid to return to office with broadly expanded powers, as results showed him garnering enough support to avoid a runoff....

 2018-06-24 19:29 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

25 injured in building explosion in Germany, police say...

Twenty-five people were injured, four of them severely, during an explosion that destroyed an apartment building in the western German city of Wuppertal, police said Sunday....

 2018-06-24 19:27 

USA Today

Jared Kushner rips Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, says Mideast peace plan due ‘soon’...

President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, said the administration will soon present its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, with or without input from Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. Kushner gave an interview to the Arabi...

 2018-06-24 19:26 

Sky News

Erdogan 'wins' Turkey's presidential election...

Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he has been returned as president of Turkey, according to unofficial results....

 2018-06-24 19:24 

Washington Post

Tropical Storm Daniel forms far off Mexico's Pacific coast...

Tropical Storm Daniel has formed well off Mexico's Pacific coast, but forecasters say it's not a threat to land....

 2018-06-24 19:14 

Washington Post

Mali says 16 killed in attack on ethnic Fulani village...

Mali's government says 16 people have been killed as the Fulani ethnic group faces growing pressure over accusations of links to al-Qaida extremists....

 2018-06-24 19:13 

Washington Post

'It feels weird, I'm so happy': Saudi women get behind the wheel for the first time...

On June 24, Saudi Arabia lifted a ban that kept women from driving....

 2018-06-24 19:09 

DEBKAfile

Erdogan leads in early Turkish election results...

Turkish media report President Tayyip Erdogan has 53 percent of the vote, compared to Muharrem Ince, his closest rival, at The post Erdogan leads in early Turkish election results appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-06-24 19:01 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Charming Kazan warms to Australia and its fans...

The Socceroos make the scenic city of Kazan their World Cup home and the locals are enjoying having them around....

 2018-06-24 18:59 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

The inevitable Origin plot twist never came, and Blues fans will be licking their lips...

The usual Maroons comeback never eventuated, and there were no thoughts of a new Queensland dynasty beginning. Instead, we now wonder how they can stop the Blues creating their own, writes Richard Hinds....

 2018-06-24 18:43 

Reuters Africa

Saudi air defences intercept missiles above capital - state media...

Saudi Arabia's air defence forces intercepted a ballistic missile launched by Yemen's Houthi militia over Riyadh on Sunday, state-run al-Ikhbariya television said on Sunday....

 2018-06-24 18:38 

Washington Post

Italy declines aid ship help, hands migrant rescue to Libya...

The Italian government stepped up its efforts to discourage migration Sunday by telling a Spanish aid group it didn't need help rescuing 1,000 migrants from six dinghies because it had passed responsibility for the Mediterranean Sea mission to Libya&#...

 2018-06-24 18:36 

AP

Libyan coast guard intercepts 450 migrants bound for Europe...

CAIRO (AP) — Libya's coast guard intercepted Sunday some 460 African migrants, including dozens of children and women, in the Mediterranean Sea near its shores, a spokesman said....

 2018-06-24 18:36 

Washington Post

Thousands of Romanians stage anti-graft protests for 5th day...

Thousands of anti-corruption protesters are demonstrating in cities around Romania for a fifth day after a court sentenced the country's most powerful politician for official misconduct....

 2018-06-24 18:35 

Fox News

[ World ]

Italy declines aid ship help, hands migrant rescue to Libya...

The Italian government stepped up its efforts to discourage migration Sunday by telling a Spanish aid group it didn't need help rescuing 1,000 migrants from six dinghies because it had passed responsibility for the Mediterranean Sea mission to Libya&#...

 2018-06-24 18:34 

Fox News

[ World ]

Messi birthday overshadowed by Argentina's World Cup crisis...

In any other context, the gesture would have gone unnoticed: Lionel Messi received birthday greetings from Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli....

 2018-06-24 18:28 

Sydney Morning Herald

World food festival turns restaurant kitchens over to refugee chefs...

At Tawla restaurant in San Francisco, Muna Anaee powdered her hands with flour and prepared bread eaten in Iraq, the country she fled with her family....

 2018-06-24 18:27 

Euronews

Explosion devastates apartment building in Germany...

A number of people have been injured after an explosion in an apartment building in western Germany....

 2018-06-24 18:26 

News24

Trump adviser questions Abbas desire for peace with Israel...

US President Donald Trump's adviser Jared Kushner questioned the ability and willingness of Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas to make concessions for a peace agreement with Israel....

 2018-06-24 18:25 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Zimbabwe says 'nothing will stop' election after rally blast...

Zimbabwe rules out state of emergency after blast at president's campaign rally injures 41....

 2018-06-24 18:25 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Switzerland awaits FIFA judgment on 'provocative' gestures...

The head of Switzerland's soccer federation said Sunday he does not expect FIFA to suspend his players despite goal celebrations seen as inflaming political tensions with Serbia....

 2018-06-24 18:25 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Saudi women in driver's seat as longstanding ban is lifted...

Saudi women steered their way through busy streets for the first time just minutes after the world's last remaining ban on women driving was lifted....

 2018-06-24 18:17 

Washington Post

Iraq elections commissions prepares for partial recount...

Iraq's elections commission says it has directed its branches to send ballot boxes possibly affected by fraud to Baghdad for a recount....

 2018-06-24 18:14 

Reuters Africa

Several loud blasts heard, bright flashes seen in sky above Riyadh - Reuters witness...

At least six loud blasts were heard and bright flashes were seen in the sky over Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh on Sunday, and puffs of smoke were later visible above the city, a Reuters witness said....

 2018-06-24 18:12 

Washington Post

Switzerland awaits FIFA judgment on 'provocative' gestures...

Despite goal celebrations seen as inflaming political tensions with Serbia, the head of Switzerland's soccer federation said Sunday he doesn't expect FIFA to suspend his players....

 2018-06-24 18:10 

AP

Switzerland awaits FIFA judgment on 'provocative' gestures...

MOSCOW (AP) — Despite goal celebrations seen as inflaming political tensions with Serbia, the head of Switzerland's soccer federation said Sunday he doesn't expect FIFA to suspend his players....

 2018-06-24 18:10 

Fox News

[ World ]

Switzerland awaits FIFA judgment on 'provocative' gestures...

Despite goal celebrations seen as inflaming political tensions with Serbia, the head of Switzerland's soccer federation said Sunday he doesn't expect FIFA to suspend his players....

 2018-06-24 18:07 

Washington Post

Partial results in Turkish state media have pro-Kurdish party poised to enter parliament, ruling party majority at risk...

Partial results in Turkish state media have pro-Kurdish party poised to enter parliament, ruling party majority at risk....

 2018-06-24 18:03 

Deutsche Welle

Refugees in an 'enemy country': Exiled Turks in Thessaloniki...

They learned at school that Greeks were their enemies. Now many exiled Turks have found refuge in Thessaloniki. Florian Schmitz met some of them....

 2018-06-24 17:59 

DEBKAfile

Incendiary balloons are made in Hamas outposts. Team identified...

The IDF disclosed Sunday that the incendiary kites and explosive balloons wreaking havoc on Israeli farms and woodland for more The post Incendiary balloons are made in Hamas outposts. Team identified appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-06-24 17:57 

Washington Post

'Nothing is impossible': Saudi Arabian woman drives Formula One car as ban ends...

Aseel Al-Hamad, Saudi Arabia's first female racing driver, drove a Formula One car ahead of the French Grand Prix June 24 to mark an end to the ban on female drivers....

 2018-06-24 17:56 

Fox News

[ World ]

Jews, Muslims in Berlin team up on bike rides against hatred...

Some 25 Jews and Muslims teamed up on tandem bicycle rides through the German capital on Sunday in a protest against growing anti-Semitism and attacks on Muslims in the country....

 2018-06-24 17:53 

Washington Post

European leaders talk migration as Germany's Merkel tries to save political future...

New arrivals of migrants to Europe are dropping dramatically, but a public backlash is still growing....

 2018-06-24 17:51 

The Times of India

California wildfire burns 12 buildings, threatens hundreds...

The blaze destroyed 12 buildings and threatened an additional 600 as it burned out of control across about 2.5 square miles (6.5 square kilometers). It is north of the wine country region where devastating wildfires killed 44 people and destroyed thousand...

 2018-06-24 17:50 

Deutsche Welle

World Cup 2018 live: Poland vs. Colombia...

Poland go head-to-head with Colombia in a must-win game in Group H. Having both lost their opening games, only a win will do, with Senegal and Japan in control of the group. Who will prevail? Follow live....

 2018-06-24 17:50 

Deutsche Welle

James Rodriguez the provider as Colombia send Robert Lewandowki and Poland home...

There were contrasting fortunes for two Bayern Munich stars in Kazan on Sunday. James Rodriguez was instrumental in a 3-0 win for Colombia which sent Robert Lewandowski and Poland crashing out....

 2018-06-24 17:49 

Euronews

Lava again threatens homes in Hawaii...

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is showing no signs of letting up, with lava flows again creeping dangerously close to homes....

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