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Spider-Man and Tom Holland: Sony 'disappointed' over Disney split (Aug 21, 2019 07:41)
Sony Pictures has owned the film rights to the Marvel character since 1999.

Amazon fires: Record number burning in Brazil rainforest - space agency (Aug 21, 2019 07:24)
Fires in the Amazon have risen 83% amid growing deforestation, Brazil's space research ...

Trump cancels Denmark visit over Greenland spat (Aug 21, 2019 06:55)
The US president abruptly cancels his visit after the Danish PM says he cannot purchase...

Trump accuses Jewish Democrat voters of 'great disloyalty' (Aug 21, 2019 05:27)
The president is accused of using an anti-Semitic trope in criticism of Jewish Democrat...

Papua prison break: Hunt for 250 inmates who escaped torched prison (Aug 21, 2019 05:12)
Papua has seen days of unrest with protestors blocking streets and torching buildings i...

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal against sexual abuse convictions (Aug 21, 2019 04:20)
Pell, the most senior Catholic cleric to be convicted of sexual abuse, will complete a ...

The Matrix: Keanu Reeves to reprise role for fourth chapter (Aug 21, 2019 04:17)
Keanu Reeves will reprise his role as Neo for the latest instalment in the popular sci-...

The Victorian sex scandal that shook India (Aug 21, 2019 01:45)
The scandal involving an Indian nobleman and his British wife convulsed the elite class...

The DMZ 'gardening job' that almost sparked a war (Aug 21, 2019 01:44)
In 1976, North Koreans killed two US officers in the DMZ over a tree, sparking a huge m...

Barcelona crime wave tarnishes boom in tourism (Aug 21, 2019 01:44)
Violence and thefts have surged in Barcelona - and officials are struggling to find a s...