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06/28/2017 06:01 AM | Condoleezza Rice: Trump understands 'value of alliances'
Former US secretary of state Condoleezza Rice is giving President Donald Trump a vote of confidence on international diplomacy.

06/28/2017 05:32 AM | Trump accepts Macron invite to July 14 parade
US President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation to join his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron at Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, officials say.

06/28/2017 05:32 AM | North Korea threat boosts bomb shelter sales
Japanese demand for private bomb shelters has grown as North Korea continues to carry out frequent missile tests.

06/28/2017 05:32 AM | MH17 team hopes emotional videos will bring new leads
International investigators and relatives of victims of flight MH17, shot down over eastern Ukraine almost three years ago, have renewed efforts to push the probe forward, issuing videos appealing for witnesses.

06/28/2017 05:30 AM | How artificial intelligence is taking on ransomware
Artificial intelligence is taking on ransomware, but getting protections onto computers presents its own challenges.

06/28/2017 04:12 AM | Making Ivanka Trump shoes: Long hours, low pay, abuse
Chinese who have worked at a factory that makes shoes for Ivanka Trump and other brands say they've faced long hours, low pay and verbal abuse.

06/28/2017 04:12 AM | Thousands gather in India to protest attacks on Muslims
Thousands of Indians have gathered in several cities to protest against recent violent attacks across the country targeting minority Muslims.

06/28/2017 02:27 AM | Duterte: Don't worry about civilian deaths
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has assured troops that he will protect them from any legal action if they accidentally kill civilians while battling militants who have besieged a southern city.

06/28/2017 02:27 AM | Niagara Falls daredevil might've taken snake along
A daredevil who died after plunging over the Niagara Falls in an apparent stunt with an inflatable ball, might have taken a boa constrictor along for the ride.

06/28/2017 01:03 AM | Foundation to give millions to fight racism in US
One of America's largest philanthropic foundations is awarding about $24 million in grants to help fight racism in the United States.

06/28/2017 01:02 AM | London police raise Grenfell fire toll
British police have adjusted the figure for those dead or presumed dead in London's Grenfell Tower fire disaster.

06/28/2017 01:02 AM | Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong held
Hong Kong student pro-democracy campaigner Joshua Wong has been detained by police after an anti-China protest ahead of a visit by President Xi Jinping.

06/28/2017 01:02 AM | Toilet charity's plan for Trump-named Indian village blocked
A toilet-building charity says its efforts to rename a north Indian village after US President Donald Trump have been blocked by local officials.

06/27/2017 11:21 PM | Millions vote in Nepal in crucial local elections
Nepalis are voting for local representatives after yearlong delay because of insurgency and lengthy constitution drafting.

06/27/2017 11:10 PM | Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks
Thousands of computer users across the globe have scrambled to reboot after a wave of ransomware cyberattacks spread from Ukraine and Russia through Europe to the US.

06/27/2017 11:08 PM | Calls prompt lockdown at US military post
Two 911 calls and a tweet about the possibility of an active shooter at a military installation has set off a day of panic and confusion in Alabama.

06/27/2017 10:50 PM | Pentagon: 'Active preparations' by Syria for chemical attack
The Pentagon says it has detected "active preparations" by Syria for a chemical weapons attack.

06/27/2017 10:50 PM | US woman jailed for giving woman in labour heroin
A New Hampshire woman who injected heroin and methamphetamines into a friend about to give birth, has been sent to prison for a year.

06/27/2017 09:14 PM | Indictment of officers another blow to Chicago police
Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on felony charges alleging they conspired to cover up the fatal shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald by a white officer.

06/27/2017 07:54 PM | Australia outrage over kangaroo shot dead, dressed in leopard-print
A kangaroo dressed in leopard-print has been found shot dead on an Australian roadside tied to a chair and holding a bottle of booze, sparking outrage over the killing.