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Never give up

June 19, 2017 - 7:41pm
Mari Malek came to the US as a child refugee. Now she uses her supermodel status to advocate for children affected by war in South Sudan.
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'They forced me'

June 19, 2017 - 7:41pm
Activists in Sri Lanka are working to amend a law allowing Muslim girls to marry at a younger age than their peers.
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Cholesterol-lowering jab to help prevent heart disease

June 19, 2017 - 7:09pm
Human trials of a cholesterol-lowering jab are under way after successful studies in mice.
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Champs-Elysees attack car 'had guns and gas' - Paris police

June 19, 2017 - 5:35pm
The driver died but nobody else was injured in the incident, French officials say.
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Syria conflict: Russia issues warning after US coalition downs jet

June 19, 2017 - 5:11pm
Moscow says it will track US-led coalition aircraft as targets, and halts a communications channel.
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Portugal fire eyewitness calls for an inquiry into fire

June 19, 2017 - 5:10pm
People "didn't need to die the way they've died", says Portugal forest fire eyewitness Caleb Cluff.
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Virginia Muslim girl found dead near mosque

June 19, 2017 - 4:32pm
The death "appears to be the result of road rage" and is not being treated as a hate crime, police say.
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Guns kill 1,300 US children every year, study finds

June 19, 2017 - 4:28pm
Boys and African-American children were most often the victims, researchers found.
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Ever wondered what Jared Kushner sounds like?

June 19, 2017 - 3:51pm
President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser has been notoriously quiet on the public stage - until now.
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Brexit negotiations: Barnier rules out 'concessions'

June 19, 2017 - 3:26pm
EU negotiator Michel Barnier says there will be "consequences" from Brexit as negotiations begin.
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'Trump death' in Julius Caesar prompts threats to wrong theatres

June 19, 2017 - 3:13pm
Several US theatres with Shakespeare in their name receive abusive messages in an apparent mix-up.
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Alaska teen chased and killed by bear during running race

June 19, 2017 - 2:49pm
The boy texted his mother to say he was being chased by a bear when he was halfway through the race.
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Personal details of nearly 200 million US citizens exposed

June 19, 2017 - 1:42pm
Sensitive personal details were available on a cloud server to anyone with the correct link.
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Republican: Congressional shooting will win us Georgia election

June 19, 2017 - 1:33pm
The baseball shooting that wounded five will hand Georgia seat to Republicans, a party official says.
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Mosul battle: Fierce fighting as Iraqi troops push into Old City

June 19, 2017 - 1:26pm
Iraqi forces say militants have blocked entrances to the enclave and booby-trapped homes.
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Carrie Fisher 'had cocaine' in her system when she died

June 19, 2017 - 1:09pm
Carrie Fisher had three drugs including cocaine in her system when she died, US media reports.
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Portugal forest fire: 12 survive by hiding in a water tank

June 19, 2017 - 12:25pm
The neighbours, including a disabled 95-year-old woman, survived the fire that killed 63 people.
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Portugal forest fire: Drone footage shows burnt-out cars

June 19, 2017 - 11:22am
Drone video shows burnt-out cars in the Pedrógão Grande area, where a fire has left 62 people dead.
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Germany AfD: Bid to lift German nationalist Petry's immunity

June 19, 2017 - 10:56am
It is thought the co-leader of Alternative for Germany, Frauke Petry, could face perjury charges.
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US Supreme Court to rule on gerrymandering

June 19, 2017 - 10:54am
Democrats have long complained that voting districts are designed to favour Republicans.
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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.