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|Texas shooting: America's gun control debate that never goes away
Stricter gun control in the US is unlikely despite the grief and anger, the BBC's Sarah Smith writes.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 5:03 PM
|Partygate: Key official wrote 'We seem to have got away with it'
Messages, released in Sue Gray's report, reveal how senior civil servants discussed partying plans.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 4:26 PM
|Kate Moss: Johnny Depp never pushed or kicked me
The model has testified via video-link for Mr Depp in a defamation case against his ex-wife Amber Heard.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 4:51 PM
|Georgia primaries: Trump-backed Perdue trounced by Pence's pick
The governor's race in Georgia will pit Republican Brian Kemp against Democrat star Stacy Abrams.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 4:03 AM
|Severodonetsk: Battle for key road as fighting reaches Ukraine city
Severodonetsk under constant shelling but a vital artery into the city is still open, Ukraine says.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 4:28 PM
|North Korea fires missiles hours after Biden leaves Asia
It came hours after the US leader left Asia following a trip where he vowed to deter North Korea.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 6:35 AM
|Europa Conference League final: Police injured as Roma and Feyenoord fans clash in Albania
Nineteen police officers are injured and 80 Roma fans are deported as supporters clash in the build-up to the Europa Conference League final.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 10:25 AM
|Burkina Faso missing miners: Four dead bodies found
Another four miners remain missing more than a month after a Burkina Faso zinc mine was flooded.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 12:46 PM
|SpiceJet: Passengers stranded as India airline hit by ransomware attack
SpiceJet says flights are now operating normally, but several passengers say they are still stranded.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 7:23 AM
|Ricky Gervais defends 'taboo' comedy after backlash
The comedian's new Netflix special has been described as "dangerous", "anti-gay" and "anti trans".
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 11:59 AM
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|Cherelle Griner speaks of her emotional turmoil following her wife Brittney's detention in Russia
In her first interview since her wife Brittney Griner was arrested in Russia in February, Cherelle Griner has spoken about how she "laid on this couch and cried my eyeballs out" after first hearing the news.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 4:16 PM
|New evidence suggests Shireen Abu Akleh was killed in targeted attack by Israeli forces
• Video: Last moments of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh
POSTED MAY 24, 2022 6:04 PM
|'No need for preachers,' Chinese leader Xi Jinping tells UN human rights chief
Chinese President Xi Jinping defended his country's human rights record on Wednesday, telling a visiting UN official there is "no need for 'preachers' to boss around other countries."
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 10:54 AM
|The Middle East's $13 billion sandstorm problem is about to get worse
The skies from Dubai to as far away as Syria turned an apocalyptic orange as dust and sand whirled through the air this month.
POSTED MAY 25, 2022 2:19 PM
|A new billionaire has been minted nearly every day during the pandemic
The Covid-19 pandemic has been good for the wallets of the wealthy.
POSTED MAY 23, 2022 6:32 PM
|The bull market minted millions of day traders. They're in for a rough ride
In early 2021, in the midst of speculative stock market euphoria, a pair of day traders went viral on TikTok with a video explaining their winning strategy.
POSTED MAY 23, 2022 12:33 PM
|Nissan is launching a comeback. Here's what it's like road tripping in its newest sports car
The new Nissan Z is one of the most important models in the car maker's recent history — not for any concrete business reason (two-seat sports cars aren't big sellers), but because even a car company needs a soul.
POSTED MAY 22, 2022 5:42 PM
|Inspired by spiders, one Japanese startup is inventing a new generation of textiles
Five times stronger than steel, spider silk's unique qualities were recognized by the Ancient Greeks — and more recently, scientists have looked at applications from medicine to engineering.
POSTED MAY 23, 2022 2:19 AM
|Not only is Lake Powell's water level plummeting because of drought, its total capacity is shrinking, too
Lake Powell, the second-largest human-made reservoir in the US, has lost nearly 7% of its potential storage capacity since 1963, when Glen Canyon Dam was built, a new report shows.
POSTED MARCH 21, 2022 7:54 PM
|These were the best and worst places for air quality in 2021, new report shows
Air pollution spiked to unhealthy levels around the world in 2021, according to a new report.
POSTED MARCH 22, 2022 4:43 PM
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