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Fighting Breaks Out at Turkish President’s Speech in New York

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 9:21pm
In the middle of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s speech at a Times Square hotel, a protester screamed: “You’re a terrorist. Get out of my country!”

Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises as search for survivors goes on

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 9:18pm
Rescuers believe survivors could still be found beneath buildings toppled by Tuesday's tremor.

Brexit: PM bids to break deadlock with two-year deal offer

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 9:04pm
The PM will say in her Florence speech that both sides have a responsibility to get Brexit right.

Guggenheim Exhibit With Video of Dogs Trying to Fight Stirs Criticism

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 8:58pm
Facing a backlash, the museum put out a statement defending an exhibition by Chinese conceptual artists that is to open on Oct. 6.

UK's terror fight 'puts unsustainable strain on police'

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 8:45pm
Resources are being diverted from mainstream policing, the National Police Chiefs' Council says.

Meet Wetex Kang, the First Asian on New Zealand’s Maori Party Ticket

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 8:44pm
A Malay-Chinese beekeeper, borrowing slogans from Donald Trump, is trying to see whether the party can gain support from new quarters.

WATCH: Rob Reiner smacks down Tucker Carlson for belittling importance of Russia’s election meddling

The Raw Story - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 8:38pm
Filmmaker Rob Reiner handed it to Tucker Carlson Thursday when the Fox News host tried to belittle the importance of Russia’s invasion in the U.S. election. Carlson began by wondering why Reiner wasn’t demanding Trump send in the F-15 fighters to bomb St. Petersburg if his new ad says &#...

Stunned by Quake, Mexican Town Fears It ‘Will Never Be the Same’

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 8:33pm
Jojutla, a town south of Mexico City that is unaccustomed to earthquakes, was heavily damaged by Tuesday’s quake and is struggling to cope with a scarcity of resources.

Cambodia: Switching off independent radio stations

Al Jazeera - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 8:25pm
Nearly a dozen stations have had licenses suspended without notice as media crackdown continues ahead of 2018 election.

Deadly fire engulfs Russian hotel

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 8:15pm
Two people died when the three star Torn House hotel in Rostov-on-Don caught fire.

Wolf Alice: 'Our album is like hummus'

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 7:55pm
The indie band discuss tour riders, panic attacks and why Craig David should be prime minister.

Strictly Come Dancing: Can you predict the winner?

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 7:53pm
Reality Check has looked at what statistics can tell you about who might win the Strictly glitter ball

Mealtimes reflect UK family life

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 7:51pm
Photographer Sian Davey investigates how family meals differ across the UK.

Why is a fired White House staffer writing Trump’s speeches and meeting with Chinese leaders?

The Raw Story - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 7:46pm
Donald Trump’s ousted chief strategist traveled to Beijing last week for a “secret meeting” with a top Communist Party of China leader, according to a bombshell Financial Times report. The meeting allegedly took place at Zhongnanhai, the legendary Communist Party central headquarte...

Amal Clooney and IS victim demand justice for Yazidis

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 7:34pm
The UN has passed a resolution to investigate war crimes committed by IS against the Yazidi people.

World Leaders Urge Big Tech to Police Terrorist Content

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 7:12pm
Meeting at the U.N., the officials challenged Silicon Valley to keep terrorists from recruiting on the internet. The companies said they were trying.

Pioneering heart hospital gets royal title

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 6:50pm
Papworth Hospital opened as a tuberculosis colony and celebrates its 100th year in 2018.

Loneliness: The cost of the 'last taboo'

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 6:48pm
Loneliness costs £6,000 per person in ill-health, says a study, with calls to end the "stigma".

Trudeau tells UN Canada has failed indigenous people

Al Jazeera - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 6:48pm
Prime minister acknowledges the dark history of Canada's colonisation as one of "humiliation, neglect and abuse".

Epilepsy drug warnings 'not reaching women', survey shows

BBC News - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 6:47pm
Sodium valproate risks harming unborn babies, but 70% of women say they were not told of the risk.
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