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Trump: Wall talks a 'waste of time'

US President Donald Trump has dismissed the federal investigation into alleged Russian collusion in the 2016 election and talks about...


Venezuela opposition 'has met military', says Juan Guaidó

Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaidó has held secret meetings with the military to win support for ousting President Nicolás...


Venezuela top court curbs opposition leader Juan Guaidó

Venezuela's Supreme Court has banned opposition leader Juan Guaidó from leaving the country and frozen his bank accounts.


Huawei denies wrongdoing after US criminal charges

Chinese telecoms giant Huawei has denied any wrongdoing after US prosecutors filed a host of criminal charges against the firm.


Brexit: May urged to secure backstop concessions from EU

Theresa May is being urged to secure changes from the EU to the Northern Irish backstop as part of her Brexit deal to get it past parliament.


US-based Ghanaian killed lover because she wanted a break

A 44-year-old Ghanaian based in the United States is said to have shot and killed his girlfriend because she wanted to break up with...


Trump backs down to halt painful shutdown

President Donald Trump has yielded to political pressure to end the longest US government shutdown in history. After 35...


Queen makes 'common ground' Brexit hint

The Queen has urged people to find "common ground" and to respect "different points of view". Commentators say the remarks...


New SpaceX rocket Starship damaged after high winds blew it over in Texas

SpaceX's glamorous retro-looking new rocket, Starship Hopper, has suffered a dramatic setback after high winds in Texas caused it to...


Jay-Z and Meek Mill pledge $50m to free prisoners

Jay-Z, Meek Mill and sport and business leaders have pledged $50m (£38m) to reform the US criminal justice system. The...