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Updated: 1 hour 29 min ago

Bolivia’s Morales edges closer to fourth term, but tensions rise

1 hour 48 min ago
Morales closer to threshold for first round victory, but doubt and confusion after sudden halt to election results.

WeWork's SoftBank financing could mean full exit for Adam Neumann

4 hours 56 min ago
Under plan valuing office-space company at $8bn, former CEO would become adviser as existing investors get bought out.

Who is Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau?

5 hours 37 min ago
He was the 'change' candidate in 2015, but he's recently been rocked by scandals including revelations he wore blackface

Torture video found in Alaska contains vital clue to killing

7 hours 1 min ago
Police have arrested Brian Smith, who has pleaded not guilty to the September slaying of 30-year-old Kathleen Henry.

Trump: Republicans must 'get tougher' against impeachment inquiry

7 hours 7 min ago
Trump's comments come as he faces criticism from some Republicans over other issues, including his policy towards Syria.

Abortion to be decriminalised in Northern Ireland

7 hours 43 min ago
Much to the chagrin of the DUP, Northern Ireland will be brought into regulatory alignment with the rest of the UK.

Native American tribe regains island taken after 1860 massacre

7 hours 48 min ago
Most of an island off northern California will again belong to the Wiyot Tribe, which was decimated by settlers in 1860.

Israel's Netanyahu gives up effort to form new government

8 hours 8 min ago
President Rivlin hands mandate to form new administration to Benny Gantz after Netanyahu admits defeat.

Virus may cause mysterious paralysing illness in children: Study

8 hours 12 min ago
Some 590 cases of the ailment have been confirmed in the US since agencies began tracking it in 2014.

Lebanon protesters reject government reform promises

8 hours 55 min ago
A raft of economic reforms fails to quell protesters, who continue to demonstrate demanding government's resignation.

NYC to get 1st Central Park monument featuring accomplished women

9 hours 4 min ago
The monument, to be dedicated next August, will pay tribute to Susan B Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Sojouner Truth.

Thousands rally in Sudan, call for Bashir party to be disbanded

9 hours 5 min ago
Rallies held in several cities with demonstrators calling for the former leader's party to be dissolved.

Ransomware cripples US emergency services, local governments

9 hours 9 min ago
Travails of one Georgia county illustrate perils of ransomware attacks that have plagued United States towns and cities.

Lebanon's cabinet approves reforms after protests

9 hours 10 min ago
PM Hariri announces reforms that include cutting salaries of politicians by half.

Vulnerable child and women refugees refused evacuation from Libya

9 hours 18 min ago
Asylum seekers protest as UNHCR turns down evacuation requests, citing third countries' refusal to take in refugees.

US soldiers who fought alongside Kurds slam Trump's Syria retreat

9 hours 44 min ago
Some veterans blast Trump's decision to withdraw troops from northern Syria, calling it a 'violation of trust'.

Killing took place in New York, but Nicaragua hosts trial

9 hours 50 min ago
Trial of Orlando Tercero in the killing of a student in New York is taking place in a court in Nicaragua.

US mulls leaving some troops in northeast Syria to guard oil

9 hours 56 min ago
Pentagon chief says US could retain military presence in northeastern Syria amid heightened fears of ISIL revival.

Bangladesh MP 'hired eight lookalikes' to sit university exams

10 hours 33 min ago
Ruling party's Tamanna Nusrat expelled from university after local channel exposed cheating.

California's PG&E plans more power cuts, warns of severe weather

10 hours 50 min ago
The utility says possible power cutoffs would be 'significantly smaller' than those that took place earlier this month.