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Monumental rage: Cities endure statue removal frenzy, as Bill Clinton & Lenin sculptures targeted

Monumental rage: Cities endure statue removal frenzy,..

18-Aug, 22:57

As US cities grapple with a national movement to take down Confederate monuments, other symbols unrelated to the Civil War are now the...

Woman raped by Roman Polanski asks for 'mercy' to end case

Woman raped by Roman Polanski asks for 'mercy' to end..

18-Aug, 22:10

A court in Los Angeles has refused a plea by a sex-abuse victim of the film director Roman Polanski to have the 40 year-old rape case...

US launches 1st investigation into China trade policies related to intellectual property theft

US launches 1st investigation into China trade..

18-Aug, 21:40

The US has launched its first direct measure against Chinese trade...

Trump’s Arts committee resigns in protest over Charlottesville remarks

Trump’s Arts committee resigns in protest over..

18-Aug, 21:20

All but one member of the President’s Committee to the Arts and...

Man who cut off ex-girlfriend's nipples pleads guilty

Man who cut off ex-girlfriend's nipples pleads..

18-Aug, 21:11

Tony Ledbetter appears at the Lincoln County Courthouse in Canton on...

Cry Sierra Leone

Cry Sierra Leone..

18-Aug, 20:50

This week Sierra Leone's capital Freetown experienced a devastating...

The power of colour

The power of colour..

18-Aug, 20:41

For many years the rundown Palmitas neighbourhood that overlooks the...

Are degrees worth it?

Are degrees worth it?..

18-Aug, 20:32

The claim: Graduates in a lifetime earn more than non-graduates by...

Think tank calls for ban on jail terms of less than six months

Think tank calls for ban on jail terms of less than..

18-Aug, 20:32

A think tank has called for a ban on prison sentences of six months or...

Woman leaves letters of support for other new mothers

Woman leaves letters of support for other new mothers..

18-Aug, 20:32

Miss Benson said she was inspired by other mothers' random acts of...

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Cosmic lens lets astronomers zoom in on a black hole’s burps

Cosmic lens lets astronomers zoom in on a black hole’s burps..

18-Aug, 18:30

Astronomers have caught their best look ever at blobs of hot gas fleeing a supermassive black hole, thanks to a new kind of cosmic...

Here are the paths of the next 15 total solar eclipses

Here are the paths of the next 15 total solar eclipses..

18-Aug, 15:20

August's total solar eclipse won’t be the last time the moon cloaks the sun’s light. From now to 2040, for example, skywatchers around the...

We share the Milky Way with 100 million black holes

We share the Milky Way with 100 million black holes..

18-Aug, 09:00

The Milky Way teems with black holes — about 100 million of them. But there’s no reason to fear. “It may sound like a big number, but by...

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Love Island winner Amber Davies sends fans WILD after posting a selfie with her sister

Love Island winner Amber Davies sends fans WILD after posting a..

18-Aug, 20:21

The siblings looked gorgeous and glowing after having their make-up done. Posting the selfie on her Instagram, Amber captioned the image...

Stephen Bear hints he's 'broody' and ready to start a family with girlfriend Charlotte Crosby – hours after she announces 'split'

Stephen Bear hints he's 'broody' and ready to start a family..

18-Aug, 17:31

And it seems as though the Just Tattoo Of Us hosts have put all the drama behind them. Taking to Instagram, the tattooed hunk shared a...

Celebrity Big Brother star Marissa Jade says Jemma Lucy would end up dead if she was a Mob Wife

Celebrity Big Brother star Marissa Jade says Jemma Lucy would..

18-Aug, 17:30

Though the pair were close in the Celebrity Big Brother house, Marissa believes Jemma doesn’t have what it takes to be a Mob Wife. In...

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Shirley MacLaine talks about Oscars, Robert Osborne and her new film

Shirley MacLaine talks about Oscars, Robert Osborne and her new..

22-Mar, 09:12

Yeah, he watched me and he watched my life and he watched Jack and me together. I was involved with Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, learning...

Chicano murals, Industry opera on a San Pedro beach among winners of Mike Kelley Foundation grants

Chicano murals, Industry opera on a San Pedro beach among..

22-Mar, 09:12

Deborah VankinContact Reporter An oceanside “sculptural stage” set on fire, an exhibition on seven local Chicano muralists and the first...

How a St. Louis neighborhood called the Ville helped define Chuck Berry's art

How a St. Louis neighborhood called the Ville helped define..

22-Mar, 08:04

Randall RobertsContact Reporter Chuck Berry was to St. Louis what Prince was to Minneapolis, what Elvis was to Memphis (and Tupelo) and...

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11-Year-Old Boy Is One of the Youngest to Get Artificial Heart

11-Year-Old Boy Is One of the Youngest to Get Artificial Heart..

25-Jan, 19:28

An Illinois boy has become one of the youngest people to receive an artificial heart after recently getting the life-saving device...

Details of Trump Reinstating Policy Affecting Overseas Abortions

Details of Trump Reinstating Policy Affecting Overseas Abortions..

24-Jan, 13:50

On President Trump's first Monday in office, he signed an executive order to reinstate the Mexico City Policy, also called the "global gag...

More Chronically Ill Patients Have Health Insurance After ACA, Study Finds

More Chronically Ill Patients Have Health Insurance After ACA,..

24-Jan, 10:54

About 5 percent more chronically ill people in the U.S. gained health insurance coverage after the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was...

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20-plus health care stats that will blow you away

20-plus health care stats that will blow you away..

18-Aug, 16:50

5,564: There were recently 5,564 registered hospitals in the U.S., per...

An 'Essential' phone? Not so much

An 'Essential' phone? Not so much..

18-Aug, 10:00

Essential phone and optional 360 cameraAndy Rubin is the brainchild...

Star Wars standalone film about Obi-Wan Kenobi in the works

Star Wars standalone film about Obi-Wan Kenobi in the works..

18-Aug, 07:00

It has been reported that the next standalone Star Wars film will focus...

Sir Bruce Forsyth dead: Strictly Come Dancing legend beams in pictures from his last public appearance before his death

Sir Bruce Forsyth dead: Strictly Come Dancing legend beams in pictures from his last public..

18-Aug, 15:10

The Price Is Right presenter was surrounded by his close family,...

US home equity is back, so why aren't more people borrowing?

US home equity is back, so why aren't more people borrowing?..

25-May, 11:40

Alicia Johnson and her husband wanted to renovate their home last fall...

Sunday on ‘This Week’: VP Mike Pence, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, and Sen. Ben Sasse

Sunday on ‘This Week’: VP Mike Pence, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, and Sen. Ben Sasse..

03-Feb, 14:42

After President Donald Trump's second full week in office, George...

2 Detained at New York Airport and 7 in Cairo in Wake of Trump's Executive Order

2 Detained at New York Airport and 7 in Cairo in Wake of Trump's Executive Order..

28-Jan, 10:18

Two Iraqis have been detained at Kennedy International Airport in New...

Ex-Paris mayor backing Macron in French presidential race

Ex-Paris mayor backing Macron in French presidential race..

08-Mar, 04:20

Emmanuel Macron has found an important ally in his bid to become the next...