Conception boat fire: Captain charged over 34 deaths in California

Prosecutors say the captain's alleged failure to follow safety rules sparked "a hellish nightmare".

Conception boat fire: Captain charged over 34 deaths in California
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Hong Kong: Joshua Wong and fellow pro-democracy activists jailed

Hong Kong: Joshua Wong and fellow pro-democracy activists jailed
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The trio were found guilty of unlawful assembly during mass protests in the city ...

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Trump inciting violence, says Georgia official

Trump inciting violence, says Georgia official
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"It's all gone too far!" says the voting systems manager as he rebukes fellow ...

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Conception boat fire: Captain charged with 34 deaths

Conception boat fire: Captain charged with 34 deaths
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Prosecutors say the captain's alleged failure to follow safety rules sparked "a hellish nightmare".

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Sydney storm sets bell tower ablaze and cuts power to thousands

Sydney storm sets bell tower ablaze and cuts power to thousands
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Lightning sparks a fire in a heritage building as damaging winds cut power to ...

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Georgia election official calls out President Trump over supporters' threats

Georgia election official calls out President Trump over supporters' threats
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Georgia election official Gabriel Sterling calls for an end to threats of violence against ...

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China #MeToo: Court to hear landmark case of intern versus TV star

China #MeToo: Court to hear landmark case of intern versus TV star
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Six years after the alleged incident, one woman is taking a prominent TV star ...

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Trier: Five die as car ploughs through Germany pedestrian zone

Trier: Five die as car ploughs through Germany pedestrian zone
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A baby is among victims in Trier as officials say there is no sign ...

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Coronavirus: Delhi's deadliest month

Coronavirus: Delhi's deadliest month
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November was the deadliest month in India's capital and the city's crematoriums are overwhelmed.

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Georgia official: Trump inciting election violence

Georgia official: Trump inciting election violence
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"It's all gone too far!" says the voting systems manager as he rebukes fellow ...

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Brazil bank heist: Armed gang escape by convoy

Brazil bank heist: Armed gang escape by convoy
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Armed robbers managed to escape after violently storming a bank in the southern city ...

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Why did the penguins go to the cinema?

Why did the penguins go to the cinema?
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These birds from a Chicago aquarium go on regular trips to unusual places. There's ...

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Jozsef Szajer: Hungary MEP quits after allegedly fleeing gay orgy

Jozsef Szajer: Hungary MEP quits after allegedly fleeing gay orgy
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A top member of a party hostile to LGBT rights is said to have ...

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Trump ally: 'No voter fraud to overturn election'

Trump ally: 'No voter fraud to overturn election'
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US Attorney General William Barr, a top Trump ally, says no widespread voter fraud ...

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Elliot Page: Juno star announces he is transgender

Elliot Page: Juno star announces he is transgender
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The Oscar-nominated actor says he feels lucky "to have arrived at this place in ...

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Joe Biden: President-elect seen in protective boot on fractured foot

Joe Biden: President-elect seen in protective boot on fractured foot
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Joe Biden is seen wearing a protective boot on his right foot, which he ...

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Kylie Moore-Gilbert: Academic thanks supporters after Iran 'nightmare'

Kylie Moore-Gilbert: Academic thanks supporters after Iran 'nightmare'
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British-Australian Kylie Moore-Gilbert says friends gave her "strength" while jailed on spy charges.

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Qualcomm: Android phones to get 'lucky number' Snapdragon 888 chip

Qualcomm: Android phones to get 'lucky number' Snapdragon 888 chip
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The Californian firm is launching its chip at a time of trade tensions between ...

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Trier: Four die as car ploughs through Germany pedestrian zone

Trier: Four die as car ploughs through Germany pedestrian zone
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A baby is among the victims in Trier as officials say there is no ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 18:34:31 GMT

Hungarian MEP Jozsef Szajer quit after police raided 'gay sex party'

Hungarian MEP Jozsef Szajer quit after police raided 'gay sex party'
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Jozsef Szajer, from a party hostile to LGBT rights, says he was at a ...

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Coronavirus: Netherlands makes face masks mandatory indoors

Coronavirus: Netherlands makes face masks mandatory indoors
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The country, which has avoided some strict measures, is one of the last in ...

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China's sample-return Moon mission touches down

China's sample-return Moon mission touches down
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The robotic Chang'e-5 mission makes a soft landing on the lunar nearside.

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Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Eritrea refugees in Ethiopia run out of food, UN says

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Eritrea refugees in Ethiopia run out of food, UN says
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The UN's refugee agency appeals for urgent access to the conflict-hit Tigray region.

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Trier: Two killed by car in pedestrian zone in Germany

Trier: Two killed by car in pedestrian zone in Germany
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Several other people are injured in the city of Trier and the driver has ...

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BTS: South Korea passes law allowing K-pop stars to postpone military service

BTS: South Korea passes law allowing K-pop stars to postpone military service
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Certain K-pop stars will now have the chance to delay mandatory service until the ...

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Stockholm mother arrested 'after keeping son for decades in flat'

Stockholm mother arrested 'after keeping son for decades in flat'
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Swedish police arrest an elderly woman after her adult son is found injured and ...

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Bitcoin peaks at record high close to $20,000

Bitcoin peaks at record high close to $20,000
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The digital currency has traded as high as $19,920.53, beating a record set in December 2017.

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Giulio Regeni: Egypt 'suspends' investigation into Cambridge student's murder

Giulio Regeni: Egypt 'suspends' investigation into Cambridge student's murder
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Italian prosecutors believe Egyptian security agents killed PhD student Giulio Regeni in 2016.

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