US imposes 'sweeping' Syria sanctions over 'chemical' attack

US imposes 'sweeping' Syria sanctions over 'chemical' attack..

Michael Adamson 24-Apr, 18:48 23 BBC

The US has imposed "sweeping" sanctions on officials in a Syrian government agency in response to a suspected chemical attack earlier this...


Prosecutors: Inmate's water cut off for 7 days before he died

Prosecutors: Inmate's water cut off for 7 days before he died..

Anna Torres 24-Apr, 18:40 23 USA TODAY

Terrill Thomas, left, stands with his 20-year-old son, also named Terrill, at the son's high school graduation in 2014. The father died in...


Catherine Zeta Jones’ son Dylan wishes sister Carys happy birthday - and it's very cute!

Catherine Zeta Jones’ son Dylan wishes sister Carys happy..

Gavin Perry 24-Apr, 18:32 21 hellomagazine

Doting mum Catherine often shares sweet photos of Dylan and Carys on her Instagram account Dylan and Carys with their A-lister parents...


Alex Jones returns to The One Show – and receives advice from Supernanny Jo Frost!

Alex Jones returns to The One Show – and receives advice from..

Gavin Perry 24-Apr, 18:32 24 hellomagazine

by Hanna Fillingham Alex Jones made her comeback to The One Show on Monday night after taking a well-deserved three month maternity break...


Much-loved 'George Washington oak tree' cut down

Much-loved 'George Washington oak tree' cut down..

Maria Stewart 24-Apr, 18:24 25 BBC

A 600-year-old oak tree where President George Washington once picnicked has been cut down after starting to show signs of its age. ...


Venezuelans stage sit-in on roads to protest government

Venezuelans stage sit-in on roads to protest government..

Kevin Allen 24-Apr, 18:16 29 ABC

Protesters sprawled in lawn chairs, worked on math homework and played cards on main roads around Venezuela's cities Monday, joining in...


The Latest: Teacher to return to Tennessee to face charges

The Latest: Teacher to return to Tennessee to face charges..

Maria Stewart 24-Apr, 18:16 20 ABC

The Latest on the arrest of a Tennessee teacher charged with kidnapping a 15-year-old student (all times local): 2:55 p.m. The man...


Nigeria shows off new air assets for Boko Haram fight

Nigeria shows off new air assets for Boko Haram fight..

William Jacobson 24-Apr, 18:16 26 ABC

Nigeria's air force has shown off new assets it says will be used to combat the Boko Haram insurgency in its north and oil militants in its...


Russia vows to get Ukrainian separatists to comply with deal

Russia vows to get Ukrainian separatists to comply with deal..

Mia Mason 24-Apr, 18:16 6 ABC

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has vowed to use Moscow's influence to get Ukraine's separatist rebels to comply with a cease-fire...


Quake overturns tradition

Quake overturns tradition..

Diego Ross 24-Apr, 18:08 6 BBC

Reconstruction in Nepal has been slow since a devastating earthquake two years ago. But in some rural areas women are breaking with...


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