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 2018-07-18 00:02 

Sky News

Mandela Day: Former president remembered...

In death as in life Nelson Mandela is both celebrated and revered....

 2018-07-17 23:46 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Chart of the day: Just how much have electricity prices risen? A lot...

Electricity prices are shooting off the charts, up more than four times the overall inflation rate over the past decade. But it wasn't always that way....

 2018-07-17 23:46 

Reuters Africa

Nicaraguan police surround, attack anti-government stronghold...

Nicaraguan security forces on Tuesday moved to clear barricades in a suburb of Masaya, a stronghold of protests against President Daniel Ortega, with rights groups reporting gunfire as police and armed civilians surrounded the area....

 2018-07-17 23:33 

Washington Post

Tumult of Trump's Europe trip smashes presidential precedent...

Plenty of U.S. presidents have created commotion in their travels abroad, but none as much as President Donald Trump....

 2018-07-17 23:29 

AP

Tumult of Trump's Europe trip smashes presidential precedent...

HELSINKI (AP) — Plenty of U.S. presidents have created commotion in their travels abroad, but none as much as President Donald Trump....

 2018-07-17 23:28 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Tumult of Trump's Europe trip smashes presidential precedent...

Historians see Trump's tumultuous trip across Europe smashing conventions about American leaders on world stage....

 2018-07-17 23:26 

Reuters Africa

Majority of Americans think Trump mishandling Russia - Reuters/Ipsos poll...

More than half of Americans disapprove of the way U.S. President Donald Trump is handling relations with Russia, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll conducted after his controversial summit and joint news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin....

 2018-07-17 23:16 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Mandela lecture: Five things Barack Obama said...

Obama used his first high-profile speech since stepping down as US president to take swipes at "strongman politics" and politicians'....

 2018-07-17 23:09 

Al Jazeera

Cameroonians fleeing unrest hide in the forest with little help...

UN says people fleeing unrest in western Cameroon have received little aid as humanitarian groups struggle for access....

 2018-07-17 23:08 

NBC News

[ Health ]

Tale of the teeth: The ancient diet was heavy on starches...

Dental plaque taken from the teeth of people who died hundreds of years ago shows that they ate a diet heavy on carbs: oats, peas and cabbage....

 2018-07-17 23:08 

NBC News

Teeth don't lie: The ancient diet was heavy on carbs...

Dental plaque taken from the teeth of people who died hundreds of years ago shows that they ate a diet heavy on carbs: oats, peas and cabbage....

 2018-07-17 23:01 

Euronews

UK's May narrowly avoids defeat on EU customs union...

MPs voted in 307 to 301 against an amendment to trade legislation put forward by pro-EU Conservative lawmakers....

 2018-07-17 22:57 

Deutsche Welle

Donald Trump backtracks on Helsinki remarks, says he 'misspoke'...

Trump now claims he misspoke when he said: "I don't see any reason why it (hacking) would be Russia." He has now reversed his position and claims "full faith" in the US intelligence community....

 2018-07-17 22:55 

NBC News

Alleged ride-share rapist wanted for deportation in San Francisco...

A suspected serial rapist charged with posing as a Northern California ride-hailing driver to prey on his victims was living in the country illegally, federal immigration authorities said Tuesday....

 2018-07-17 22:54 

Sydney Morning Herald

Schwarzenegger calls Trump a 'little wet noodle' after Putin news conference...

The former California governor, who has repeatedly tangled with Trump, said the President "sold out" the nation as well as its intelligence and justice systems....

 2018-07-17 22:42 

Reuters Africa

Lula's party weighs Brazil northeast vote in search for stand-in - sources...

Steadfast support for jailed former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in Brazil's poor northeast may give a former governor from the region an edge in the search for the leftist icon's substitute, three Workers Party officials told Reuters this ...

 2018-07-17 22:39 

Sydney Morning Herald

Trump sided with Putin? Well, yes, but that was 24 hours ago...

What the world actually witnessed wasn't Trump cozying up a Putin but a simple slip of the tongue, a verbal typo....

 2018-07-17 22:37 

Washington Post

ICC anniversary: Support for court, concern at challenges...

The 20th anniversary of the statute that created the International Criminal Court is being marked by support for punishing perpetrators of the world's worst atrocities and concern about the enormous challenges and political attacks the tribunal faces....

 2018-07-17 22:28 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Frances Bean Cobain says America should overcome its mental health taboo...

Daughter of late rocker Kurt Cobain says the U.S. needs to deal more openly with mental health and addiction...

 2018-07-17 22:26 

CBC

U.S. grand jury indicts woman on charges of being Russian agent...

A U.S. grand jury has indicted a 29-year-old Russian woman on charges of acting as an agent of the Russian government....

 2018-07-17 22:18 

Reuters Africa

Syrian army pounds southern city of Nawa, reports of casualties - residents...

The Syrian army late on Tuesday launched intensive aerial strikes on the city of Nawa in southern Deraa province with reports of dozens of civilian casualties as the army pressed a Russian-backed offensive in the area....

 2018-07-17 22:15 

Fox News

[ World ]

Libya let Europe-bound migrants die in Mediterranean, rescue group says...

A migrant woman and a toddler were abandoned and left to die in the Mediterranean Sea by the Libyan coast guard, a Spanish aid group alleged on Tuesday....

 2018-07-17 22:13 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Can eating the right foods help boost your mental health?...

There's emerging evidence that nutritional psychiatry or using diet to treat mood disorders, such as depression may be beneficial, doctors say...

 2018-07-17 22:10 

AP

Nicaraguan forces violently retake symbolic city...

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaraguan police and armed pro-government civilians on Tuesday laid siege to and then retook a symbolically important neighborhood that had recently become a center of re......

 2018-07-17 22:04 

Reuters Africa

Defence lawyer says Turkish court could release U.S. pastor...

An American pastor being tried in Turkey on terrorism and spying charges could be freed on Wednesday when prosecution witnesses finish testifying in a case which has deepened a rift between two NATO allies, his lawyer said....

 2018-07-17 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

EU, Japan sign free trade deal...

Japan and the EU signed a wide-ranging free trade deal on Tuesday that both sides hope will act as a counterweight to the protectionist forces unleashed by President Donald Trump....

 2018-07-17 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

In Pak you can be radical & candidate...

Aurangzeb Farooqi is a leader of a political party that is banned in Pakistan for espousing sectarian violence. He faces charges of spreading religious hatred that was linked to the murders of several Shia activists....

 2018-07-17 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Obama rebuke...

Without mentioning President Trump by name, former President Barack Obama delivered a pointed rebuke of...

 2018-07-17 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

May govt survives key Brexit vote...

British Prime Minister Theresa May narrowly avoided a defeat in parliament at the hands of pro-EU lawmakers from her own party on Tuesday, fending off a rebellion that threatened to worsen a crisis over her Brexit strategy....

 2018-07-17 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Kim in rare public tirade at officials...

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un berated officials during inspections of a factory, power station and holiday camp, state media reported on Tuesday, with analysts saying the reports show nuclear-armed Pyongyang's desire to focus on economic development...

 2018-07-17 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Trump backtracks on Russia meddling...

President Trump on Tuesday said he...

 2018-07-17 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Sharifs to remain in jail till elections...

A Pakistani court on Tuesday adjourned until last week of July the hearing of appeals filed by jailed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law against their conviction in a corruption case....

 2018-07-17 22:00 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Trump backtracks on Russia meddling...

President Trump on Tuesday said he...

 2018-07-17 21:59 

Reuters Africa

Exclusive - Trump's defence chief open to first talks with Russian counterpart - sources...

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is open to the possibility of the first talks since 2015 between the defence chiefs of the United States and Russia, a move that would deepen communication between Washington and Moscow, U.S. officials said....

 2018-07-17 21:53 

NBC News

Inside the last Blockbuster video store in America...
 2018-07-17 21:45 

Fox News

[ World ]

North Korea is said to be poised to return bodies of some 50 US vets soon: report...

North Korea will return the remains of about 50 Americans killed during the Korean War over the next two weeks, the first set of repatriations to be made since the recent summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un, a report says....

 2018-07-17 21:44 

Euronews

Senators remain frustrated over family reunification efforts after briefing...

Members of both parties are doubtful about the Trump administration's ability to reunify more than 2,000 separated immigrant families....

 2018-07-17 21:35 

Washington Post

No one can explain what Trump's Russia summit means, not even the U.S. government...

Confusion underscores effect of president's on-the-fly style and his affinity for a nation officials describe as a major threat....

 2018-07-17 21:30 

Reuters Africa

U.S. grand jury indicts woman on charges of being Russian agent...

A U.S. grand jury on Tuesday indicted a Russian woman on charges of acting as an agent of the Russian government, the Justice Department said....

 2018-07-17 21:18 

Sky News

Russian woman faces additional US govt charge...

A Russian citizen is facing further charges after being accused of infiltrating political groups in America....

 2018-07-17 21:16 

Deutsche Welle

Russia to let World Cup fans come back with Fan ID, no visa...

The World Cup in Russia is over but Moscow is still giving out perks to foreign fans. Russian lawmakers are now set to allow Fan ID holders to travel in and out of Russia freely until the end of the year....

 2018-07-17 21:15 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Rubbish or recycling? Test your waste knowledge...

We're often criticised as being a throw-away nation, so here's a little quiz to test how much you think you know before chucking your rubbish in the bin....

 2018-07-17 21:13 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'He continued to spiral down': Teen triple murder accused mentally ill, father says...

Awatea Crofts says his teenage son had a long history of mental health issues but never received the help he needed, despite his condition worsening in the weeks and months prior to the murders of his mother and two siblings at their Perth home....

 2018-07-17 20:58 

Al Jazeera

After backlash, Trump says misspoke on Russian election meddling...

US president says he accepts conclusion by intelligence officials that Moscow interfered in the 2016 election....

 2018-07-17 20:50 

Radio Free Asia

Authorities Threaten to Withhold Public Services if Villagers Don't Vote For Cambodia's Ruling Party...

Residents say they could lose access to official documents such as land titles and birth certificates....

 2018-07-17 20:49 

Sydney Morning Herald

Two migrants die on boat left adrift by Libya coast guard: charity...

A woman and a boy left adrift in the Mediterranean died just hours before help reached their damaged dinghy, Spanish rescuers said....

 2018-07-17 20:48 

NBC News

[ Health ]

How one woman used intermittent fasting to lose 65 pounds in six months...

In January, Janielle Wright went to bed afraid that she wouldn't wake up. Today, she is more than half way to meeting her 100-pound weight loss goal....

 2018-07-17 20:43 

Reuters

[ World ]

Screen time linked to ADHD symptoms in teens...

(Reuters Health) - Teens who spend lots of time surfing the web, playing games and chatting with friends on smartphones and tablets may be more likely to develop ADHD symptoms than youth who don't, a U.S. study suggests....

 2018-07-17 20:43 

NBC News

Texas to execute convicted killer despite plea for mercy by victim's family...

Texas plans to execute a man on Tuesday evening for murdering a store owner during a robbery in 2004, despite calls from some relatives of the victim that the life of the inmate be spared as they have forgiven him....

 2018-07-17 20:42 

Washington Post

UK's May faces down revolt over Brexit trade bill...

British Prime Minister Theresa May faced down more rebellion Tuesday over her plans for the country's exit from the European Union, as lawmakers narrowly rejected a measure that could have kept Britain in a customs union with the 28-nation bloc....

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