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New satellite photos show objects on water near potential MH370 crash site

Newly-discovered satellite photos may have given scientists a fresh clue as to the location of Malaysian Airlines 370, one of the world's most famo...

Search for MH370: Where is the missing plane?

More clues are emerging about the fate of missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, more than two years after the plane disappeared with 239 people ...

These planes vanished and were never seen again

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 joins a long list of planes that have seemingly vanished in-flight. Here are some of the most notorious plane disappea...

Here's what's been found from jetliner 3 years after it disappeared

Three years after Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished with 239 people aboard, one of the world's biggest aviation mysteries remains unsolved.

Remembering the passengers of MH370

There is still no way to know for sure why MH370 ended, but we are learning more about the lives lost in this tragedy.

Swiss hotel asks Jewish guests to shower before entering pool

A Swiss hotel has been accused of anti-Semitism after a manager reportedly posted signs instructing Jewish guests to shower before using its pool.

32 killed in bloody night for Duterte's war on drugs

Thirty-two suspected drug dealers were killed in shootouts across one province in the Philippines on Tuesday, police said, in a bloody 24 hours for...

First lady asks for diplomatic immunity over alleged assault

Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe is seeking diplomatic immunity over allegations of assault in South Africa.

Lebanon abolishes 'marry-the-rapist' clause

Lebanon's Parliament has voted to repeal a clause that lets rapists off the hook if they marry their victims, according to the country's official n...

World to Trump: Stand up against racism, neo-Nazis

Public figures in Israel, Germany, the United Kingdom and elsewhere have condemned President Donald Trump's latest remarks on the white supremacist...

Nearly 300 bodies recovered from Sierra Leone mudslide

Rescuers have recovered nearly 300 bodies following Monday's deadly mudslide on the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital, the country's tourism mini...

US, China military chiefs reach deal to reduce 'risk of miscalculation'

Top US and Chinese military commanders have signed a deal to improve communications between the two forces amid ongoing disputes in the South and E...

40,000-year-old culture in crisis

Deep in the Dja Faunal Reserve in southeast Cameroon, Baka Pygmies endeavor to live as they have always done: off the forest and firmly within it.

Manchester attack hero charged with theft

Chris Parker, a homeless man who was hailed as a hero in the wake of the Manchester Arena terror attack, has been charged with two counts of theft ...

Are these the coolest cabin crew uniforms ever?

From the psychedelic go-go boots of the 1960s to Virgin Atlantic's iconic red Vivienne Westwood uniforms -- cabin crew uniforms are constantly evol...

Trump should come to Europe and see what the Nazis did

President Donald Trump's combative defense of far-right protesters packs a nausea-inducing punch when you listen to it in Europe -- in territories ...

America, with Trump we're on our own

The President has shown he lacks a moral compass on race. Lleadership is going to have to come from citizens in communities and not from the leader...

Stop battling over breastfeeding in war zones

As they sought to help those escaping the hell of Mosul and its siege, the staff of Doctors Without Borders grappled with a huge challenge: many, m...

China is America's biggest creditor once again

America again owes more money to China than any other nation.


Wall of Grief

Artist Georgy Frangulyan is putting the finishing touches to a vast, bronze sculpture in Moscow

Distress calls

Italian prosecutors are investigating him and others for aiding and abetting illegal immigration.

'Unnecessary pain'

A Chilean woman campaigning for a change to Chile's total ban on abortions tells her story.

Cycles of conflict

Mohammad Younus Butt, the grocery store owner who has lived through peace and conflict in Kashmir.

Freeze-dried dung gives clue to Asian elephant stress

Indian scientists say they can monitor the physiological health of elephants by analysing their dung.

Grace Mugabe asks for diplomatic immunity in S Africa case

South African police say they still want her in court to answer allegations of assault on a model.

Business councils disband over Trump remarks

Mr Trump's comments about violence in Charlottesville had sparked a series of resignations.

Woman finds long-lost diamond ring on carrot in garden

The 84-year-old woman in Alberta had lost the ring in 2004 but kept it a secret from her husband.

Tom Cruise injury halts Mission: Impossible 6 filming

Paramount Pictures confirms that actor Tom Cruise broke his ankle during filming of a stunt.

The Guam hunter who is ready for war

A self-styled "island warrior" in Guam has a plan in the event of a North Korean attack on his home.

Bush presidents wade into Trump furore over Charlottesville

The former presidents urge the US to "reject racial bigotry, anti-Semitism and hatred in all forms".

Charlottesville: Heather Heyer's mother pays tribute at vigil

Heather Heyer's mother pays tribute to her daughter at a vigil in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Shadow of the past

Trump says both sides are to blame for Charlottesville violence - what's so offensive?

Lebanon rape law: Parliament abolishes marriage loophole

MPs repeal a provision that had allowed a rapist to be exonerated if he married his victim.

Kenya election: Raila Odinga to challenge result in court

The opposition leader had previously refused to take legal action over the result.

Russia's Telegram CEO sets #PutinShirtlessChallenge

President Putin's bare-chested holiday snaps have inspired Telegram CEO to set a shirtless challenge

Maasai displaced after huts burned in Tanzania

More than 100 Maasai huts are reportedly burned by game reserve authorities amid an ongoing dispute.

Awamiya: Inside the devastated Saudi Shia town

Awamiya has been devastated by fighting between government forces and Shia militants.

Sierra Leone mudslide: At least 600 still missing in Freetown

Nearly 400 are dead and 600 are still unaccounted for as rescue efforts continue in Freetown.

'Selfish' tourists blamed for baby dolphin death

The dolphin died after it lost its mother and became stranded on a crowded beach in southern Spain.

Zoo animals 'stolen for food' in Venezuela

Police in crisis-hit Venezuela believe animals stolen from a zoo were taken to be eaten amid chronic food shortages in the South American country.

Man shoots himself in heart with nail gun

A man who drove himself to hospital after accidentally shooting a nail into his heart was lucky to survive, doctors say.

Jackson: 'There are no Hitler statues in Germany'

Civil rights activist Reverend Jesse Jackson has called for all Confederate statues to be removed from US cities after the violence in Charlottesvi...

Trump business council splits as criticism grows

Donald Trump has been forced to disband two White House business councils after the high profile resignations of five chief executives over his Cha...

Eclipse watchers 'will look at other world's sky'

A once-in-a-century total solar eclipse will make viewers feel like they are watching the spectacle from another planet, a NASA scientist has told ...

Desperate search for survivors after mudslide

Only when stood at the foot of the Sugar Loaf mountain do you get a sense of the enormity of this disaster.

Mugabe's wife seeks assault case immunity

Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe is requesting diplomatic immunity after being accused of assaulting a 20-year-old model, South African police say.

Man confesses to killing after severed legs found

Police in Rome say a man has confessed to murdering his sister following the discovery of a pair of severed legs in a rubbish bin.

'Several thousand still missing' in Sierra Leone

Several thousand people are still missing in Sierra Leone after heavy rain caused mudslides, a charity has told Sky News.

'Kiwis under the bed' row heats up in Australia

Australia and New Zealand are engaged in a diplomatic spat over claims Kiwi politicians conspired with Australia's opposition to topple the governm...