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Two hot air balloons collide after wind changes

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 17:38
A change of wind direction caused a near-disaster for two US balloonists.

Trump: 'Who would ask a man to pledge allegiance?'

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 14:57
President Donald Trump rejects James Comey's account of their conversations and says he would "100%" be willing to speak under oath.

Moscow arrests as thousands fear losing homes

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 13:25
The proposed demolition of 4,500 blocks of flats prompted a rare and unsanctioned protest in Moscow.

South Africa wildfires: Hundreds of homes destroyed

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 12:28
High winds have fanned flames in South Africa's famed Garden Route.

Chelsea Manning thanks Obama in first interview

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 09:23
Chelsea Manning speaks for first time since her release from prison for leaking sensitive information.

Comey hearing: President Trump's attorney responds

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 15:39
The president's attorney Mark Kasovitz responds to ex-FBI director James Comey's Senate testimony.

Comey's most revealing moments

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 14:53
The former FBI director called the president's character into question while reflecting on his own actions in front of the Senate.

Comey hearing: The first 10 minutes of testimony on Trump and Russia

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 11:42
It was a rare blockbuster that lived up to the billing. Watch the first 10 minutes of drama unfold.

Iran parliament attack: Moment gunmen burst into Tehran building

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 11:08
CCTV footage shows the moment gunmen began a deadly assault in Tehran on Wednesday.

Comey on Trump administration: 'Lies - plain and simple'

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 09:51
Ex-FBI chief James Comey accuses President Trump's administration of spreading "lies" about him.

Why pugs' tongues shouldn't actually stick out

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 00:10
It might be cute but pugs whose tongues stick out point to a birth defect

Turkish police seize massive drug haul

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:46
Authorities were tipped off that a cargo ship bound for Turkey was smuggling heroin.

'Oldest Homo sapiens' found

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:38
Fossils of five early humans have been found in North Africa that show Homo sapiens emerged at least 100,000 years earlier than previously recognised.

Wingsuit pilot Fraser Corsan 'breaks speed record'

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:33
A British man is thought to have broken the World Record for greatest peak speed flown in a wingsuit.

Welcome to the Museum of Failure

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 18:30
Remembering some of the big name inventions that weren't a big success.

The 'zero-star hotel' without walls

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 16:20
You can book a room in this Swiss 'hotel' and spend the night outside.

Iran symbols of power hit by its 'first so-called IS' attack

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 12:40
At least 12 people were killed in the gun attack on Parliament and Ayatollah Khomeini's mausoleum.

From rubbish to a resource

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 10:41
A Colombian binman has built a library from discarded books.

Islamic State snipers targeting fleeing Mosul civilians

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 10:04
Families in Mosul report that so-called Islamic State has killed dozens of people trying to escape.

Watergate 'pales' beside Trump-Russia allegations - James Clapper

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 07:37
The ex-US director of national intelligence spoke before former FBI chief James Comey's testimony.