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United Airlines branded 'sexist' for barring girls in leggings

United Airlines has been accused of bodyshaming and sexism after barring two teenage girls from boarding a flight because they were wearing leggings.

Mosul civilians turn homes into bunkers to escape battle for Iraqi city

Trapped civilians in west Mosul have built bunkers in their homes to withstand the bombings and shootings as the final battle for the Iraqi city gets under way.

Mosul's humanitarian crisis as important as battle for city

For the past 14 years, Iraq has lurched from one multi-ethnic, multi-religious conflict to another.

House-to-house fighting in battle for west Mosul in Iraq

Sky News has witnessed house-to-house fighting in west Mosul as Iraqi forces try to push Islamic State out of their last stronghold in the country.

Coalition: We are witnessing defeat of Islamic State in Mosul

Coalition: We are witnessing defeat of Islamic State in Mosul

Islamic State is being defeated in the Iraqi city of Mosul, a spokesman for the US-backed coalition has told Sky News.

Raqqa: Warning over dam safety sparks evacuation confusion

Raqqa: Warning over dam safety sparks evacuation confusion

Residents have been told to leave Raqqa by Islamic State following warnings that a nearby dam could collapse.

Formula One: Sebastian Vettel beats Lewis Hamilton in first race of season

Formula One: Sebastian Vettel beats Lewis Hamilton in first race of season

Sebastian Vettel has beaten Lewis Hamilton in the first race of the Formula One season in Australia.

One dead and 14 injured in Cincinnati nightclub shooting

One dead and 14 injured in Cincinnati nightclub shooting

One person has been killed and at least 14 others wounded after a shooting at a nightclub in Cincinnati, according to reports.

Al Qaeda terror mastermind Qari Yasin killed in US airstrike in Afghanistan

Al Qaeda terror mastermind Qari Yasin killed in US airstrike in Afghanistan

An al Qaeda leader behind a series of terror attacks including one on a bus carrying the Sri Lankan cricket team has been killed, the Pentagon has said.

Uber halts driverless car tests after vehicle rolls over in Arizona smash

Uber halts driverless car tests after vehicle rolls over in Arizona smash

Uber has suspended its self-driving car programme after a crash involving one of its vehicles.

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Gunman opens fire on bus on Las Vegas Strip, killing one

Gunman opens fire on bus on Las Vegas Strip, killing one

One person has been killed and another injured after a gunman opened fire on on a double-decker bus on the Las Vegas Strip.

Prisoners in Mexico riot after escape tunnel is discovered

Prisoners in Mexico riot after escape tunnel is discovered

Three inmates are dead and one has been injured after a prison riot in Mexico.

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