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VIDEO: Passengers winched from stricken ship

Thu, 2015-11-19 10:41
British forces based on the Falklands Islands rescue 347 passengers and crew from a cruise ship in the south Atlantic.

Premier League in anthem tribute

Thu, 2015-11-19 10:35
The French national anthem - La Marseillaise - will be played before all of this weekend's Premier League games.

US House to vote to restrict refugees

Thu, 2015-11-19 10:01
Republicans in the US House of Representatives are preparing to vote on legislation that would place new restrictions on the resettlement of Syrian and Iraqi refugees in the US.

What should you do in an attack?

Thu, 2015-11-19 09:56
Footage of people reacting in a host of different ways to the Islamist attacks on Paris has circulated.

Three Americans 'evacuated from Yemen'

Thu, 2015-11-19 09:35
Three US citizens have been flown to safety from Yemen by the Omani air force, Oman's foreign ministry says.

How the Saint Denis raid unfolded

Thu, 2015-11-19 09:33
A major operation in Saint Denis following the Paris attacks leads to eight arrests and at least two deaths, including the suspected ringleader of the assaults.

US police say shot man 'not handcuffed'

Thu, 2015-11-19 08:42
Police in Minneapolis say an unarmed black man was not handcuffed when he was fatally shot, an incident which has sparked nightly protests.

Israelis stabbed to death in Tel Aviv

Thu, 2015-11-19 08:39
Two Israelis have been killed and one other wounded in a knife attack by a Palestinian man in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv, Israeli police say.

Kenyans stuck in two-day traffic jam

Thu, 2015-11-19 08:15
Kenyan traffic police deploy to try and ease a massive traffic jam which has lasted two days along the main highway between Mombasa and Nairobi.

Paris attacks ringleader 'died in raid'

Thu, 2015-11-19 07:55
The suspected ringleader of the Paris attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, is identified as one of those killed in a police raid in Saint Denis.

Football needs better testing - Wenger

Thu, 2015-11-19 07:55
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger wants better drugs-testing in football and calls for routine blood tests to be taken.

Balkans to limit migrant intake

Thu, 2015-11-19 07:32
Balkan countries bar "economic migrants" from crossing their borders, only allowing entry to those from the Middle East and Afghanistan.

University says FBI payment reports 'inaccurate'

Thu, 2015-11-19 07:15
Carnegie Mellon University says reports it was paid by the FBI to attack software sometimes used for criminal activity are "inaccurate".

Banking and the failure of policing

Thu, 2015-11-19 07:15
The HBOS report reveals one big fact, when a bank ran out of control hardly anyone knew how to rein it back - and taxpayers ended up paying the price.

Sheen exes approach celebrity lawyer

Thu, 2015-11-19 07:09
Lawyer Gloria Allred says she has been contacted by exes of Charlie Sheen after he revealed he had HIV.

Indonesia says executions halted

Thu, 2015-11-19 07:08
Indonesia will not execute death row prisoners while it focuses on developing its weakening economy, the country's chief security minister says.

Toilets around the world

Thu, 2015-11-19 06:51
Reuters photographers mark UN World Toilet Day

Assad rejects Syria transition deadline

Thu, 2015-11-19 06:45
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad says a political process to end the country's bloody civil war cannot begin while it is occupied by "terrorists".

UK science 'needs single funding body'

Thu, 2015-11-19 06:10
A government-commissioned review says UK science funding should be determined by a single independent agency, and overseen perhaps by the chancellor himself.

VIDEO: Paris raids: The view from the street

Thu, 2015-11-19 06:08
Police carried out a seven-hour raid on a flat in the Saint-Denis district of Paris suspected of housing the alleged mastermind of Friday's attacks on the capital.