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Five people dead in SunTrust Bank shooting in Florida (Jan 24, 2019 01:21)
The suspect is in custody after barricading himself and killing five people at the bran...

Nigeria universities: Where students don't know if they will graduate (Jan 24, 2019 01:15)
The futures of more than a million Nigerian university students are on hold as a lectur...

Macedonia and Greece: Why this 27-year row may be about to end (Jan 24, 2019 01:12)
Macedonia's name has been a running sore with its neighbour ever since it came into exi...

Oscars 2019: Five female-directed films that were missed (Jan 24, 2019 01:10)
Women are absent from the best director category at the Oscars this year.

Juan Guaidó: US backs opposition leader as Venezuela president (Jan 24, 2019 00:54)
Donald Trump's move comes as tens of thousands of Venezuelans take part in anti-governm...

Malaysia set to elect new king after unprecedented abdication (Jan 24, 2019 00:34)
Sultan Muhammad V unexpectedly stepped away from the throne in January, a first in Mala...

Christine Welch: How this American's Chinese song went viral in China (Jan 24, 2019 00:17)
Christine Welch has been writing and singing in Mandarin Chinese for years, but got her...

Huawei executive trapped in gilded cage (Jan 24, 2019 00:16)
The Huawei executive's house arrest offers a rare glimpse into the lives of China's eli...

Australia confirms writer's arrest in China (Jan 24, 2019 00:08)
Canberra says it is seeking access to Yang Hengjun, a prominent blogger, "as a matter o...

Nurse arrested over US care home patient pregnancy (Jan 23, 2019 22:34)
Nathan Sutherland, 36, is arrested on sexual assault charges after a vulnerable woman g...