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Wildfires in southern France force the evacuation of 10,000 people during the night, officials say.
Your morning briefing for 26 July 2017.
England's Lucy Bronze has revealed how close she came to playing for Portugal, as the two teams prepare to meet at Euro 2017.
All but one former National Football League player in the research were found to have brain disease.
A couple whose three-year-long Tinder conversation went viral on Twitter met for the first time in person on ABC's "Good Morning America."
Bitcoin Cash, to be available Aug. 1, sprang from a feud over how to govern a decentralized, open-source technology with no one set of leaders or owners.
American Muslims are growing more religiously and socially liberal, with the number who say society should accept homosexuality nearly doubling during the past decade, according to a major new survey.
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The deaths in El Paso came days after the authorities discovered the bodies of eight migrants packed in a sweltering tractor-trailer in San Antonio.
Senator Susan Collins, Republican of Maine, and Senator Jack Reed, Democrat of Rhode Island, were recorded disparaging President Trump and another G.O.P. lawmaker.
Last week, as the White House fell into an increasingly fractious debate over Afghanistan policy, Trump aides met with a chemical executive to discuss the potential for extracting rare-earth minerals.
Did the university move too slowly in responding to allegations of drug abuse by one of its most prominent deans?
The automaker’s second-quarter decline in profit was partially attributed to the pending sale of its Opel and Vauxhall divisions in Europe.
The estimate significantly shortens the time that analysts believed it would take the regime to develop a weapon capable of reaching the continental United States.
A lawyer for Cardinal George Pell, one of Pope Francis’ top advisers, said the prelate would plead not guilty to all charges. The hearing lasted six minutes.
A Special Forces sergeant who was the only one of four Americans to escape spoke publicly for the first time about that day.
Footwear B-Shoes use sensors to detect if the wearer loses balance and immediately reacts using motorized heels to restore equilibrium
Three deadly king cobras in potato chip cans led to the arrest of a Southern California man on suspicion of illegally importing the snakes and other reptiles, according to a news release from the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office.
Sen. Susan Collins and Sen. Jack Reed were recorded discussing President Donald Trump's lack of familiarity with the details of governing. The conversation was picked up by a hot mic.
It was warned in 2010 that building a new school at the tower's base could block emergency vehicles.
One of the most senior figures in the Vatican will plead not guilty to multiple charges of historical sexual assault offenses, his lawyer told an Australian court on Wednesday.
Boris Johnson, Liam Fox and David Davis will set out the UK's agenda in Australia, Mexico and Germany.
Councils say they are concerned ministers have become less committed to the Northern Powerhouse.
The US Navy releases footage of a patrol ship firing warning shots at an Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps boat on Tuesday.
The Vatican treasurer denies all accusations of sexual assault against him, a court hears.
President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Justice Department's criminal division told a Senate panel at his confirmation hearing Tuesday that if confirmed he would recuse himself for at least two years from any department matter that overlapped with his previous work as an attorney for the Russian bank Alfa Bank.
Why a high-end fashion brand chose a land-locked country in Africa to make some of its handbags.
The star explains how 'being bombarded by news' made her latest album more political.
Fifty years after state and federal troops descended on Detroit to quell the unrest, locals recall the deep scars left behind.
Jodie Whittaker stars in Trust Me as a nurse who pretends to be an doctor working in A&E.
Researchers who rub shoulders with cyber thieves talk about how they profile the gangs and scams.
Experts blame a spike in ransomware on user-friendly versions that are free to download.
Want a drawing by President Trump? Two are being auctioned off. Jeanne Moos reports on Trump the artist.
iRobot, the company that makes the Roomba robotic vacuum, is considering selling the mapping data the devices collect to a company like Google or Amazon.
Baby's parents want him allowed home, but hospital bosses say a hospice would be a better place.
Researchers living near the active Hawaiian Volcano Mauna Loa are simulating what it's like to "live" on Mars.
Children from Sacred Heart school say the game helps them feel less angry and more prepared for lessons.
Jude is nine years old and was born with cerebral palsy. His father started a football club in Stoke-on-Trent so Jude could play with kids like him.
President Donald Trump has publicly rebuked Attorney General Jeff Sessions, expressing regret for appointing him to the post and disparaging him as "beleaguered" and "very weak."
During an interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper, Sen. Bernie Sanders said that President Donald Trump and his colleagues will be held accountable if the Affordable Care Act fails.
A defrocked US Roman Catholic priest is set for release from prison 12 years after his conviction on child rape charges, a Massachusetts prosecutor said Tuesday.
At the age of 9, Gabe Davis has walked for the first time. He was born with a rare congenital disability that left his legs underdeveloped and limited his motor skills.
In our series of letters from African journalists, Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani considers why women abducted by Boko Haram and then released would choose to return to their captors.
A month on from the NotPetya attack, many in Ukraine are ready for further cyber-strikes.
A system designed to replace the need for tickets on trains is being tested in the UK.
Guatemalan coffee is revered at cafes around the world. Now it is gaining a devoted following not far from the farms where it is grown.
Jailed for being homosexual, Keith Biddlecombe talks about how it changed his life
This summer in Italy, you can come face-to-face with Jesus.
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