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The largest plane ever built – backed by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen and his company Vulcan...

Israeli government denounces Natalie Portman for pulling out of prestigious awards...

Natalie Portman has been criticised by the Israeli government over her decision not to attend a prestigious...

Apple’s 2018 iPhone round-up could include much cheaper version of new...

Apple could be planning a much cheaper version of its next iPhone, according to report. The 2018...

New York City to ban cars in Central Park: ‘This was...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is banning cars from entering Central Park this summer,...

Joe Biden honours ‘hero’ student who was shot twice while stopping...

Former US Vice President Joe Biden has honoured a student who was shot while attempting to stop a rape...

Eric Garner: Civil rights prosecutors ‘recommend charging police officer over death’

Federal civil rights prosecutors have reportedly recommended charging the police officer involved in the 2014 killing...

Michael Cohen may have to declare Stormy Daniels case could affect...

Donald Trump’s attorney Michael Cohen must formally declare that his right to avoid self-incrimination would suffer...

Eric Greitens: Missouri governor embroiled in sex scandal faces new charges...

Missouri Governor Eric Greitens, already facing an invasion-of-privacy trial next month in connection with an extramarital...

Violence against Rohingya exposed in ‘shocking photographs’

When a Rohingya refugee boat capsized on the Bangladesh coastline, photographer Damir Sagolj rushed to the...

Dying 700-year-old tree put on insecticide drip in final attempt to...

A 700-year-old tree in India has been put on a drip in a last-ditch attempt to...

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At least 50 members of a migrant caravan that has been travelling through Central America and...