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Facility where comatose woman had baby faces new abuse claim

A long-term care facility where an Arizona woman in a vegetative state was raped and gave birth last month is looking into another abuse allegation.

UNESCO names Rio its 2020 'World Capital of Architecture'

The UN culture and education agency has recognized Rio de Janeiro as the "World Capital of Architecture" for 2020.

Shutdown hits home for Trump; he lives in government housing

Life at the White House during shutdown means no selfies at receptions, no visitors touring its famous rooms and a skeletal staff meeting basic needs.

Operation begins to lift sunken containers off Dutch coast

A salvage operation to lift scores of shipping containers from the seabed off the northwestern coast of the Netherlands has begun, more than two weeks after they tumbled off a cargo vessel in a storm

Woman convicted in Singapore of forcing maid to hurt self with hot water

A Singaporean woman was found guilty on Friday of abusing her Myanmar maid, including forcing her to pour hot water onto herself and to drink water laced with floor cleaner.

Australian police arrest man over Israeli student's death

Police have arrested a man for questioning over the death of an Israeli student who was killed while walking home late at night this week in Australia's second largest city.

'Thousands' more children separated from parents at US border in 2017-18

Thousands more children were forcibly separated from their parents after illegally crossing the US-Mexico border from 2017-2018 than originally admitted by US President Donald Trump's administration, an official report said.

Arizona officer kills teen boy with replica gun - police

Police in a Phoenix suburb say a burglary suspect shot to death by an officer who believed he was armed was a 14-year-old boy carrying a replica gun.

Dogs ruin family photo with hilarious stunt

A pair of randy golden retrievers ruined a family portrait - and raised some laughs - when they got in front of the camera.

Waitress at Michelin-star restaurant reportedly killed by cook

Veronika died during a hit-and-run incident that happened while she was walking home from a night out.

WATCH: 20 gigantic blocks of ice comes to life

Twenty sculptors from all over the world compete for three days and three nights to bring gigantic blocks of ice to life during the 28th edition of Valloire's ice sculpture competition, in France's Savoy region.

Woman, testifying against El Chapo, details affair

A woman who says she had an affair with notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin Guzman has testified against him at his US trial.

Japan satellite blasts into space to deliver artificial meteors

A rocket carrying a satellite on a mission to deliver the world's first artificial meteor shower blasted into space, Japanese scientists said.

WATCH: Giant pet crocodile removed after it mauled Indonesian woman to death

A woman has been mauled to death by a 700kg crocodile in its enclosure on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi.

Was there collusion? Trump lawyer walks back earlier remarks

US President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani walked back comments from the night before in which he maintained that he had "never said there was no collusion" between Russia and members of Trump's 2016 White House campaign.

21 dead in Bogota car bomb attack - police

Twenty-one people died in a car bomb attack at a Bogota police cadet training academy, with 68 injured, Colombian police said.

WATCH: Trump grounds Pelosi after she imperils his big speech

Trump grounds Pelosi, denying her a military plane to visit troops abroad and raising stakes in their brinkmanship.

Road to snowed-in Austrian nuns cleared, but they stay put

Authorities have cleared the road to 30 Catholic nuns whose Alpine convent was cut from the outside world by heavy snowfall for more than 10 days.

Facebook shuts hundreds of Russia-linked pages, accounts

Facebook shuts hundreds of Russia-linked pages and accounts it says were part of two big disinformation operations.
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