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A day in the life of Venezuelans: Anything but normal

Added: 29.06.2017 6:40 | 0 views | 0 comments

A daily struggle has become the new normal for Venezuelans. Economic and political turmoil regularly send thousands into the streets to protest, both for and against the government of President Nicolas Maduro, sometimes with deadly results.


America's Cup: Team New Zealand gains revenge

Added: 26.06.2017 19:55 | 1 views | 0 comments

Redemption was sweet and emphatic as Emirates Team New Zealand trounced holder Oracle Team USA to regain the America's Cup on Bermuda's Great Sound.


America's Cup: Can Oracle Team USA work another miracle?

Added: 26.06.2017 10:40 | 2 views | 0 comments

Can lightning strike twice for Jimmy Spithill and Oracle Team USA?

Tags: Oracle, USA

Human cost as hundreds of thousands flee takeover of Philippines city

Added: 26.06.2017 1:40 | 0 views | 0 comments

During the rainy season on the southern Philippines island of Mindanao, storms are foreshadowed by flashes of lightning in the distance, visible above the treetops.


Displaced and desperate: 'I will never go back to Marawi'

Added: 25.06.2017 23:47 | 1 views | 0 comments

Following a shock attack by ISIS-aligned militants which captured the southern Philippines city of Marawi last month, hundreds of thousands of its weary citizens have fled the horror of life under the control of jihadists -- a horror compounded by a relentless campaign of bombing by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).


More than 100 feared dead in China landslide

Added: 25.06.2017 6:44 | 1 views | 0 comments

About a thousand rescuers are searching through rubble to find 118 people missing after a landslide devastated their village in Sichuan province, southwestern China.

Tags: USA

Thousands honor Warmbier

Added: 23.06.2017 3:00 | 5 views | 0 comments

The Ohio hometown of Otto Warmbier, who died last week shortly after his return from 17 months in detention in North Korea, gathered at the 22-year-old's alma mater Thursday to bid him farewell.


The abolitionist fighting to free Mauritania's slaves

Added: 21.06.2017 10:02 | 4 views | 0 comments

A modest office block squeezed between a doctor's surgery and a south London housing project is an unlikely setting to find a man described on Time's most recent 100 List as "an inspiration to thousands."


Jared Kushner heads to Jerusalem and Ramallah to talk peace

Added: 19.06.2017 6:50 | 5 views | 0 comments

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner will travel to Israel and Ramallah in the West Bank this week.


YouTube star in court on child porn charges

Added: 17.06.2017 4:20 | 8 views | 0 comments

With his a capella covers of popular songs, Austin Jones has racked up millions of YouTube views -- and thousands of teen fans.

Tags: YouTube, USA

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