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6/25/2017 | 2:53:10 PM

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Islamic State seizes Syria's Palmyra


Islamic State militants in Syria seize the ancient city of Palmyra, monitors say, putting its World Heritage site at risk of destruction.
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Malaysia orders migrant boat rescues


Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says his country will conduct search and rescue missions on migrant boats stranded in the Andaman Sea.
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EU Riga summit 'not against Russia'


German Chancellor Angela Merkel insists the EU's partnership with ex-Soviet states does not threaten Russia, ahead of a summit in Latvia.
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Hiker's body identified 42 years on


The body of a New Zealand hiker is identified, 42 years after he disappeared during an avalanche on South Island's Tasman Glacier.
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California oil spill 'an emergency'


A state of emergency is declared in southern California in the US after two oil slicks, stretching nine miles, formed off the coast.
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'Hitler's horse sculptures' found


Two bronze horse statues that once stood in front of Adolf Hitler's chancellery are recovered by German police.
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Bin Laden 'focused on US to the end'


US intelligence officials release documents recovered during the raid which killed Osama Bin Laden in his hideout in Pakistan.
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Qatar 'still failing' migrant workers


Qatar has made little progress improving migrant workers' rights, despite promises to do so, Amnesty International says.
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Colombia baby survives mudslide


A baby is rescued from Monday's devastating mudslide in Colombia that killed at least 78 people, in what is being hailed as a "miraculous" survival.
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Japan aquariums make dolphin pledge


Aquariums in Japan agree to stop buying dolphins captured during the controversial annual hunt in the town of Taiji.
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German train drivers call off strike


Germany's train drivers have agreed to call off their strike and enter mediation with Deutsche Bahn.
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McDonald’s under worker pressure


Thousands of workers and union supporters protest outside McDonald’s headquarters, as the fast food firm continues to face wage pressure.
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VIDEO: David Letterman signs off


After more than 30 years and 6,000 shows, chat show host David Letterman brings down the curtain on his illustrious career.
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Sign language comes to Eurovision


For the first time, the Eurovision Song Contest is being presented for deaf people in International Sign Language.
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Record fines for currency market fix


Five of the world's largest banks are to pay fines totalling $5.7bn for charges including manipulating the foreign exchange market.
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On top of the One World Trade Center


A first look from the observatory of New York's One World Trade Center, built on the site of the twin towers destroyed on the 9/11 attacks.
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Brazil probes journalist's murder


The Brazilian government is investigating the murder and decapitation of journalist Evany Jose Metzker in south-eastern Minas Gerais state.
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Row over Argentina paedophile case


There are calls in Argentina to sack two judges who reduced a paedophile's sentence on the grounds that his six-year-old victim was abused before.
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Oldest tools pre-date first humans


Stones tools that are 3.3 million years old have been unearthed pre-dating the earliest-known humans in the Homo genus.
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France 'kills key jihadists' in Mali


French special forces kill four jihadists, including two leaders, in a raid in northern Mali, the defence ministry says.
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