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Trump 'personally answers Mueller Russia questions'
The US president added that he responded to the questions on alleged Russian collusion "very easily".
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 23:33:20 GMT)

French fuel protests against Macron over rising prices
Drivers plan to disrupt traffic across France on Saturday in a mass protest at rising fuel prices.
(Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:00:58 GMT)

Elvis Presley gets US Presidential Medal of Freedom
President Donald Trump awarded the star and six other recipients the Medal of Freedom.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 21:58:31 GMT)

California wildfires: Air quality rated 'world's worst'
The air quality in northern California has plummeted as devastating fires continue to blaze.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:38:47 GMT)

Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams to challenge governor poll loss
Stacey Abrams plans a lawsuit over "gross mismanagement" after saying she lost the vote for governor.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 23:14:12 GMT)

French mother jailed for hiding baby in car boot
Rosa-Maria Da Cruz kept her daughter Séréna in a maggot-infested car boot for 23 months.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:34:54 GMT)

Students say Dartmouth ignored professor 'predator club'
The lawsuit accuses the top school of ignoring sexual harassment and assault complaints for 16 years.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 18:31:52 GMT)

Aldyr Schlee, designer of Brazil's famous yellow jersey, dies
Aldyr Schlee won a competition to replace Brazil's white kit after defeat in the 1950 World Cup.
(Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:33:55 GMT)

Jim Acosta row: Donald Trump threat over reporters' behaviour
The US president says he will walk out of future briefings if reporters do not follow his rules.
(Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:40:35 GMT)

Cuba pulls doctors out of Brazil amid row
Havana is recalling 8,000 doctors after criticism from Brazil's president-elect, Jair Bolsonaro.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 23:23:56 GMT)

Ex-Dallas Cowboy Jeff Rohrer to wed same-sex partner
Jeff Rohrer will make history when he marries his gay partner in Los Angeles on Sunday.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 22:20:35 GMT)

Journalist criticised for 'sexist' Ocasio-Cortez tweet
"That jacket and coat don't look like a girl who struggles," the journalist wrote on Twitter.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 13:22:07 GMT)

Three myths about Florida elections recount
Myths like "forged ballots" and "found votes" have been doing the rounds in Florida's controversial mid-term elections.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 18:22:56 GMT)

California wildfires: Drone footage shows Paradise devastation
The Californian town has been destroyed by the Camp Fire.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 22:05:21 GMT)

Grandpa paints his Taiwanese village in cats and dogs
Huang saved his home from demolition after his paintings turned his village into a huge tourist attraction.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:02:51 GMT)

Panda enjoys the first snow of the season in Washington DC
Bei Bei the giant panda enjoyed a carefree day at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington DC.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:18:59 GMT)

Russia domestic abuse: 'My husband chopped off my hands'
Margarita Gracheva's case highlights fears that a change in Russia's laws may be emboldening abusers.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 13:06:06 GMT)

Who should own South Africa's land?
Plans to redistribute land from white farmers to landless black people are raising deep feelings. Here's why.
(Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:14:38 GMT)

Michelle Obama opens up about Barack
Michelle Obama talks politics, family and the important role her mum played in their time at the White House.
(Wed, 14 Nov 2018 22:00:24 GMT)

Kilogram gets a new definition
Scientists take the massive decision to change the definition of the kilogram.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 13:17:39 GMT)

New Zealand students say word 'trivial' in exam confused them
More than 2,600 sign a petition over the use of the "unfamiliar word" in a year 13 history exam.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:57:12 GMT)

Police dance delights Russian viewers
A Siberian police dance routine has captivated Russian viewers.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:06:06 GMT)

Swedes debate period-proofed workplaces
Swedes are divided over a proposal to have workplace menstruation spaces.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:59:10 GMT)

Russia minefield found by major road
A Russian wartime minefield has been found alongside a major highway.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:11:33 GMT)

Vienna nest of spies: Why Austria is still centre for espionage
Austria's capital has long been a hotbed of espionage, and it continues up to the present day.
(Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:06:31 GMT)

Welcome sight: Why some Jamaicans want the army to stay
The Jamaican government has deployed the army to patrol some streets and residents are welcoming it.
(Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:17:50 GMT)

Why has a Hindu temple divided India's women?
The BBC spoke to two writers with differing views on the Sabarimala temple's rule that bars women.
(Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:11:16 GMT)

Week in pictures: 10-16 November 2018
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
(Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:14:39 GMT)

Khmer Rouge verdict: 'I live next to my torturer'
Survivors of some of the 20th Century's worst atrocities are ambivalent about a UN-backed tribunal.
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:12:49 GMT)

Quiz of the Week: Which superhero wasn't Lee's?
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?
(Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:16:39 GMT)

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