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Ex-CIA director quits Harvard over Chelsea Manning posting

Ex-acting CIA director Michael Morell has resigned from his post at Harvard over its hiring of Chelsea Manning.

May phones Trump as Boeing dispute threatens Bombardier

Prime Minister Theresa May has phoned US President Donald Trump over a threat to jobs at Bombardier in Belfast from…

Hurricane Irma: Florida to begin huge relief operation

Search and rescue teams in Florida are due to swing into action as daylight reveals the extent of damage wreaked…

Hurricane Irma: UK territory declares state of emergency

A state of emergency has been declared in a British Overseas Territory hit by Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean. British…

Earthquake of magnitude 8.1 strikes off Mexico's Pacific coast

An earthquake described by Mexico's president as the country's strongest in a century has struck off the southern coast, killing…

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Venezuela: New assembly approves treason trials for opposition

Venezuela's new constituent assembly has unanimously voted to put opposition leaders on trial for treason. The assembly said it would…

Houston flood: Addicks dam begins overflowing

A major dam outside Houston has begun overflowing as Storm Harvey pushes the reservoir past capacity, Texas officials say.

Brazil opens vast Amazon reserve to mining

Brazil's government has abolished a vast national reserve in the Amazon to open up the area to mining.

US healthcare: Senate 'skinny repeal' bill fails

The latest attempt to repeal the Obama-era healthcare act has failed after a dramatic night in the US Senate. At…

Trump: Transgender people 'can't serve' in US military

US President Donald Trump says transgender people cannot serve in "any capacity" in the military.