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Merkel: Europe 'can no longer rely on allies' after Trump and Brexit

49 min 33 sec ago
The German chancellor says Europe must "fight for its own destiny" at an election campaign event.
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US Mississippi shooting leaves eight dead

1 hour 41 min ago
Shots were fired in three separate locations, and a deputy sheriff is among those killed.
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Cannes Film Festival: The Square wins Palme d'Or

2 hours 6 min ago
The Palme d'Or is awarded to an art world satire starring Dominic West and Elisabeth Moss.
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Iraq Mosul offensive: Civilians 'in grave danger' - UN

2 hours 47 min ago
Civilians are hardest hit in the final phase of Iraq's military assault on IS militants, says the UN.
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Sri Lanka floods: Residents afraid as more rain forecast

4 hours 35 min ago
Emergency teams rush to deliver aid to victims of deadly flooding, with further rain predicted.
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Harambe: A year from gorilla death which sparked numerous memes

5 hours 47 min ago
Social media users target Cincinnati Zoo on the anniversary of Harambe's killing.
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US might extend cabin laptop ban worldwide, top official says

6 hours 19 min ago
Security chief John Kelly says terrorists are obsessed with the idea of attacking a US plane.
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Disabled North Korean musicians showcase talent on UK tour

6 hours 26 min ago
The musicians, singers and dancers were given permission by their government to travel to the UK.
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South Africa: Jacob Zuma 'plans second home in Dubai'

7 hours 55 min ago
Mr Zuma is under pressure because of corruption scandals, cabinet sackings and a faltering economy.
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Outrage after General de Gaulle's tomb damaged by vandals

8 hours 20 min ago
The incident happened on a day commemorating the French Resistance against Nazi Germany.
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US woman 'locked children in car boot' to go shopping

8 hours 57 min ago
Passersby saw the vehicle shaking and helped the children, aged two and five, get out.
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Macron: Awkward Trump handshake a 'moment of truth'

9 hours 37 min ago
France's president says his white-knuckle encounter with the US leader was designed to get respect.
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Philippines violence: 19 killed during push against jihadists

9 hours 45 min ago
There has been a fifth day of fighting as the military tries to expel jihadists from the city of Marawi.
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Libya Benghazi: Group blamed for 2012 attack on US mission disbands

10 hours 45 min ago
The Islamist group blamed for the 2012 US mission attack says its leaders died in a fight with the army.
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Are these the world's most unusual jobs?

11 hours 21 min ago
An emoji translator and a wedding hashtag creator. BBC Minute speaks to five people with jobs you probably never knew existed.
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Climate change: Trump keeps world waiting on Paris deal

May 27, 2017 - 11:47pm
The US president says he will announce this week if he will pull out of the Paris agreement.
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Portland deaths: Son who died trying to stop Muslim abuse 'a hero'

May 27, 2017 - 9:27pm
Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche was one of two men stabbed to death on a train in Portland on Friday.
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Canada Tories choose rival to Trudeau

May 27, 2017 - 9:20pm
The 38-year-old edged out rivals with a narrow win and will lead the party into the 2019 election.
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G7 talks: Trump isolated over Paris climate change deal

May 27, 2017 - 8:58pm
Germany called the climate change talks "very unsatisfactory", describing them as "six against one".
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Schapelle Corby: 'Ganja Queen' trafficker deported from Bali

May 27, 2017 - 8:11pm
Schapelle Corby was jailed for marijuana smuggling in a case which caused outrage in Australia.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.