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'El Chapo' Guzman's trial begins under unprecedented security measures
Nearly two years after his extradition from Mexico, notorious cartel boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Loera faces an American jury on Tuesday in the most significant criminal trial in decades.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:51:03 GMT)

Syrian Kurds resume push to rid ISIS from last pockets of Syria
Syrian Kurdish forces are resuming the final phase of operations against ISIS, as the terrorist group is pushed back into its last remaining slivers of territory.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:19:32 GMT)

Doctors rescue baby from pregnant woman killed with crossbow
An unborn baby has been saved by doctors after his mother was shot and killed with a crossbow in East London, the UK Press Association reported.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:03:01 GMT)

Secret North Korean missile bases exposed
New commercial satellite images released Monday have identified more than a dozen undeclared North Korean missile operating bases, another sign that Pyongyang is continuing to move forward with its ballistic missile program amid indications that talks with the US have stalled in recent months.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:49:52 GMT)

Khashoggi audio makes apparent reference to Saudi Crown Prince, NYT reports
People familiar with an audio recording of the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi say it contains an instruction to "tell your boss," which American intelligence officials believe is a reference to Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince, The New York Times reports.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:34:28 GMT)

The kilogram is about to be redefined
For more than 100 years Paris has been home to Le Grand K, a block of metal that defines the precise weight of a kilogram.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:22:28 GMT)

Flipkart CEO resigns after misconduct claims
The head of India's biggest online retailer has stepped down following an investigation into allegations of "serious personal misconduct."
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:24:55 GMT)

Japan's economy has a $5 trillion problem
An epic bond-buying spree by Japan's central bank means it's now sitting on assets worth more than the country's entire economy.
(Tue, 13 Nov 2018 12:00:20 GMT)

Saudi oil reversal is a win for American shale
American oil executives will sleep a bit better tonight after Saudi Arabia signaled it's coming to the rescue of the battered crude market.
(Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:50:41 GMT)

Trudeau: 'Absolutely, I'm a feminist'
When asked if he identifies as a feminist, Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau doesn't hesitate.
(Mon, 12 Nov 2018 23:33:41 GMT)

Tiger Woods will win 15th major, says close friend

(Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:55:14 GMT)

The Finnish hero of rallying

(Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:26:40 GMT)

Double delight in Doha for Big Ben

(Mon, 12 Nov 2018 11:01:31 GMT)

Meet Formula One's next generation of stars
There will be familiar names on the grid next season, but 2019 also promises to be the year Formula One's next generation come to the fore.
(Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:36:51 GMT)

Why Finland loves rally
On a rainy day in the autumn of 1987, seven-year-old Teemu Lampinen stood with his father on the sidelines of Finland's 1000 Lakes Rally (now called the Neste Rally Finland).
(Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:28:49 GMT)

How imagining a 'car crash' keeps this sailor safe
The sport is solo sailing, but the real game is human management, says around-the-world racer Alex Thomson.
(Fri, 02 Nov 2018 13:55:41 GMT)

World's most luxurious cruise?
This hotel has only 19 rooms, but the sea view is guaranteed from all of them: Guntû is a luxury cruise ship sailing through the Seto Inland Sea in the Setouchi region of Japan, about 100 miles west of Osaka.
(Tue, 23 Oct 2018 08:59:11 GMT)

The robot who laughs, smiles and frowns just like us
The field of robotics is fast-growing. Robots can now perform complicated movements with elegance -- back-flipping, practicing parkour moves, even "carving" classical sculptures.
(Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:55:42 GMT)

What happened to the world's largest painting?
Less than a month before the end of World War I, a huge painting commemorating the war effort was unveiled in central Paris. Its creators wanted to honor the greatest war the world had ever seen with the greatest painting ever made, and they had spent the previous four years working on it with the help of 150 artists.
(Fri, 19 Oct 2018 06:05:07 GMT)

Qatari royal showcases jewel of the Maharajas
In the 17th century, an exquisite dagger crafted from jade and inlaid with gold was created for Shah Jahan, the emperor who built the Taj Mahal. Two centuries later, it had found its way into the private collection of Samuel Morse, the inventor of Morse code.
(Tue, 06 Nov 2018 04:03:39 GMT)

Why was this car hidden away for 30 years?
If this car could talk, it would describe a road to fame with all the twists and turns of a Hollywood plot.
(Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:53:47 GMT)

The world's most powerful passport

(Tue, 09 Oct 2018 13:34:29 GMT)

These pilots fly 100-year-old airplanes

(Fri, 09 Nov 2018 23:09:05 GMT)

How Asia's airports are changing the way we travel

(Tue, 02 Oct 2018 00:36:43 GMT)

World's first underwater hotel
For once, it's an opportunity to sleep with the fishes that doesn't mean you end up like a character in a mob movie.
(Mon, 05 Nov 2018 16:00:45 GMT)

10 things the UAE does better than anywhere else
The United Arab Emirates is famous for its relentless sunshine, its golden dunes that roll on for miles and some of the most ambitious, opulent building projects of modern times.
(Fri, 09 Nov 2018 10:51:46 GMT)

Trailblazers on how to change the world
Meet 10 remarkable trailblazers who have truly changed the world. Each one has found a way to use their knowledge and inspiration to help countless others.
(Tue, 06 Nov 2018 23:30:27 GMT)

Tiny houses for homeless vets make a big impact
Leo Morris served in the Air Force. Karen Carter patrolled with the Coast Guard. Henry Owens enlisted in the Navy.
(Thu, 18 Oct 2018 18:07:58 GMT)

A survivor proves there is life after sex trafficking
Susan Munsey's mission to help victims of sex trafficking in the US is a personal one.
(Thu, 27 Sep 2018 18:41:20 GMT)

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