Sunday, November 18, 2018
Mexico shakes with excitement over Germany World Cup win The team’s goal in a historic 1-0 win set off earthquake detectors in Mexico City. Fans celebrate Mexico’s win (AP Photo/Anthony Vazquez) Mexican football fans celebrated their team’s World Cup win against Germany...
Three killed as earthquake hits Japanese city A nine-year-old schoolgirl was among the victims around the city of Osaka. The gate of Myotoku-ji temple (Yosuke Mizuno/Kyodo News via AP) A strong earthquake has killed at least three people and injured more than...

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Man who drove van into concert goers, killing one, hands himself in A fire truck is seen near an incident scene where a van struck into people after a concert at the Pinkpop festival in Landgraaf, the Netherlands June 18,...
White House aims to reduce satellite clutter in space The new policy calls for providing a safe and secure environment up in orbit, as satellite traffic increases. The White House (Andrew Parsons/PA) The White House is establishing a new policy for reducing...
Merkel given two-week deadline in German migrants row If no agreements are reached, the idea is for Germany then to begin turning back migrants. German Chancellor Angela Merkel (Markus Schreiber/AP) German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Bavarian allies have put on hold moves to...
Apple aims to solve problems locating emergency calls for help Apple is trying to solve a problem caused by the technological mismatch between a system built for landlines 50 years ago and today’s smartphones. A 911 call station (Lisa Marie Pane/AP) Apple...
Fergal Keane: Ireland can make a huge difference to landless farmers of Zimbabwe Vehicles display the logos for Zimbabwean opposition Movement For Democratic Change (MDC) party, and the ruling ZANU PF party outside an election nomination court in Harare, Zimbabwe...
Moscow crash driver claims he 'fell asleep at wheel after 20-hour shift' Chingiz Anarbek Uulu The suspect in a taxi crash near Red Square that injured two Mexican World Cup fans and other pedestrians claims he fell asleep at the wheel...
Boris Becker not a Central African Republic diplomat, foreign minister says Becker claims that his unpaid role gives him diplomatic immunity from bankruptcy proceedings in Britain. Boris Becker faces proceedings in the UK (John Walton/PA) Central African Republic’s foreign minister has said...
‘Immoral’ family separation policy dividing Republicans Key party figures including former first lady Laura Bush have condemned Donald Trump’s policy. Donald Trump (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) The controversial policy of separating children from their parents is starting to divide Republicans and their allies...

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