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Juno peers below Jupiter's clouds

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 2:09pm
Scientists say the Solar System's biggest planet is showing itself to be far more complex than anyone thought.

Trump pushes past Montenegro’s PM

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 1:58pm
Speaking to Nato leaders in Brussels, the US president also called for alliance members to pay more.

Pregnant teenager banned from graduation ceremony

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:45pm
The parents of a pregnant teenager branded "immoral" and barred from her school graduation ceremony plan their own event.

Wisconsin car thief did not expect woman to do this

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:42pm
Melissa Smith was filling up her car in Milwaukee when a man jumped into the driver's seat.

Fox's Sean Hannity loses advertisers after conspiracy theory

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:41pm
At least five companies have pulled ads after Sean Hannity's perpetuation of a conspiracy theory.

Fawn saved from New Jersey sewer by 'Deer Whisperer' officer

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:26pm
A distressed fawn trapped in a New Jersey storm drain is rescued by a uniformed friend of the animal kingdom.

Indian acid-attack bride finds love from a wrong number

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:25pm
The survivor said finding love after 17 operations felt like a miracle.

Greek ex-PM Lucas Papademos injured in car blast

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:17pm
Greek ex-Prime Minister Lucas Papademos has been injured by a blast inside his car in Athens.

US air strike on IS killed 105 civilians in Iraq's Mosul

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:04pm
US Central Command said the strike detonated explosives that militants had placed in the building.

Brazil protests: Temer revokes decree deploying troops in Brasilia

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:20am
Soldiers had been ordered on to the streets of Brasilia as anti-government protests worsened.

Manchester attack: Trump on 'depths of evil'

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:06am
US President Donald Trump pays tribute to the "beautiful lives" lost in Monday's bomb attack.

Manchester attack: Top US diplomat condemns media leaks

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:10am
The most senior US diplomat in the UK says media leaks are "reprehensible" and they will be stopped.

Housing Secretary Ben Carson calls poverty a 'state of mind'

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 9:42am
The outspoken housing secretary's linking of poverty to a "defeatist attitude" provokes outrage.

Afghan star burns controversial dress

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 8:51am
Singer burns skin-coloured outfit after criticism from religious figures.

Pigeon 'caught with backpack of drugs'

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 7:17am
A pocket holding 178 pills was strapped to the bird which was caught near the Iraq border - report.

Republican 'body slam' caught on Guardian reporter's tape

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 7:11am
A Guardian reporter recorded the moment he was allegedly assaulted by a Republican candidate.

Read Bolshevik poet Mayakovsky, Russia advises US

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 6:48am
US politicians should learn Russian from communist-era poems, a top Russian official says.

A classic revisited

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 6:16am
It's fair to say they did not have the time of their lives watching ABC's reprise of the 1987 film.

Venezuela's violin protester shown outpouring of kindness

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 6:03am
Musician Wuilly Arteaga receives offers to replace his instrument after it was broken in a protest.

Russian explorers find 'swamp' of Soviet money

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 5:39am
Group finds a billion roubles in worthless banknotes at abandoned mine near Moscow.

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