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03/22/2017 07:50 AM | We'll move forward together, May says after London attack
A knife-wielding man has gone on a deadly rampage at the heart of Britain's seat of power, plowing a car into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing an armed police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament

03/22/2017 06:21 AM | Nightclub victims sue gunman's employer, wife
A personal injury attorney representing the families and survivors of the Orlando nightclub massacre has filed a lawsuit against the gunman's employer and wife.

03/22/2017 06:00 AM | EU's Brexit chief says UK 'must settle accounts'
Britain must reach a deal on what it owes the EU and on the fate of European citizens post-Brexit before talks can start on a future trade deal, says Michel Barnier.

03/22/2017 05:38 AM | Ex-pharmacy exec acquitted over 25 deaths
The co-founder of a Massachusetts pharmacy has been acquitted of causing the deaths of 25 people but convicted over racketeering charges in meningitis outbreak.

03/22/2017 05:10 AM | French voters adrift as unconventional election looms
One month before the French cast their first votes for president, mainstream parties are battling for relevance as anti-establishment candidates such as Marine Le Pen come to the fore.

03/22/2017 05:02 AM | US tells allies to do more to pressure ISIS
The US has called on coalition partners to step up efforts to defeat Islamic State militants as top officials from 68 nations gathered in Washington.

03/22/2017 04:56 AM | Two confirmed dead, many injured in London attack - reports
British police shot a suspected attacker outside the Houses of Parliament in London after an officer was stabbed in what police said was a "terrorist" incident.

03/22/2017 04:29 AM | Police officer, suspect attacker among four dead in London attacks - reports
A vehicle has mowed down pedestrians on Westminster Bridge, killing one woman and leaving others with "catastrophic" injuries, as a knife-wielding attacker killed a police officer and was shot.

03/22/2017 04:09 AM | Catalonia approves funds to hold secession vote
Pro-independence lawmakers in Spain's northeastern Catalonia region have approved a 2017 budget that guarantees funds for a referendum on secession.

03/22/2017 03:56 AM | Putin boasts about rising Russian arms sales
President Vladimir Putin says Russia's arms sales abroad last year topped $15bn and is planning to expand its share of the global arms market.

03/22/2017 03:23 AM | Report: Manafort had plan to benefit Putin government
A report says President Donald Trump's former campaign chair, Paul Manafort, secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance President Vladimir Putin's interests.

03/22/2017 02:29 AM | Mom arrested after boy, 3, shoots gun in parking lot
A woman faces a child-neglect charge after police say her three-year-old son fired her loaded handgun while left alone in the parking lot of a Florida church's school.

03/22/2017 01:39 AM | Italian train derails in Switzerland, 3 injured
Swiss police say they are trying to reach people trapped inside a train that derailed in the central city of Lucerne.

03/22/2017 12:51 AM | Australia close to resettling nearly 12 000 Syrian refugees
Australia is close to resettling the 12 000 refugees from the war in Syria and Iraq it promised to urgently take more than a year ago.

03/21/2017 11:47 PM | Rape, abuse, death of girls at Guatemala home burned by fire
The fire that killed 40 girls at the Virgen de la AsunciĆ³n Safe Home started when ringleaders took a match to a foam mattress to protest the abuse they had suffered there, but their hell at the government-run shelter began long before the inferno.

03/21/2017 09:36 PM | Darren Rainey's death in prison shower 'accidental'
Activists decry Florida state attorney ruling that 2012 death of schizophrenic inmate in scalding shower was accidental.

03/21/2017 08:24 PM | 'Gay panic' defence axed in Australia state
A law that has been used by alleged killers as a partial defence to unwanted homosexual advances has been scrapped in an Australian state, with campaigners hailing it a victory for equality.

03/21/2017 07:47 PM | South Korea to test raising of sunken ferry
Salvage operators were to begin a test lift of South Korea's Sewol ferry on Wednesday, officials said, nearly three years after it sank killing 304 people and dealing a crippling blow to now ousted president Park Geun-Hye.

03/21/2017 07:20 PM | US prosecutors oppose easing jail conditions for El Chapo
US prosecutors and lawyers for infamous drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman are sparring over his tough jail conditions.

03/21/2017 06:43 PM | Police: Mom let 2-year-old handle gun before fatal shooting
Authorities say a 9-year-old boy shot in the head by his 2-year-old brother with their mother's handgun died on Tuesday, and their mother was jailed on suspicion of child abuse, authorities said.