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President Trump admits defeat on healthcare bill: 'Damaging loss of face'

Whether you see Donald Trump's failed attempt to repeal Obamacare as an embarrassing defeat or a bold step to strengthen his grip on power depends on your faith in the President's political acumen.

Mosul battle: Homes become bunkers to escape explosions amid fighting

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.

Three hurt in shooting near Lille metro station

Three people, including a teenager, have been hurt in a shooting near a metro station in northern France.

Airline finds a way to work around electronics ban

Electronic devices such as laptops and tablets, must be placed in checked-in baggage on flights to the US or UK, from today.

Trump setback as Republicans withdraw health bill to dismantle Obamacare

Trump setback as Republicans withdraw health bill to dismantle Obamacare

Donald Trump has suffered a major setback in his attempts to repeal and replace his predecessor's Obamacare with a new health bill.

EU leaders gather to mark 60 years since the Treaty of Rome

EU leaders gather to mark 60 years since the Treaty of Rome

Parts of central Rome are in lockdown this weekend as Europe's leaders gather in the Italian capital to mark 60 years since the signing of a treaty which led to the formation of the European Union.

Remains of German WWII pilot and crashed plane discovered in Denmark after more than 70 years

Remains of German WWII pilot and crashed plane discovered in Denmark after more than 70 years

A German fighter pilot killed when his plane crashed in Denmark has been identified after more than 70 years.

Germanwings pilot not suicidal before deadly crash, says father

Germanwings pilot not suicidal before deadly crash, says father

The father of a pilot who flew a plane into a mountain, killing all 150 on board, says he doubts his son did it deliberately to commit suicide.

Putin meets Le Pen and denies he wants to 'influence' the French election

Putin meets Le Pen and denies he wants to 'influence' the French election

Russian president Vladimir Putin has said he does not want to "influence" the French presidential election after wishing far-right leader Marine Le Pen "good luck".

Sewol ferry raised from South Korea seabed three years after disaster

Sewol ferry raised from South Korea seabed three years after disaster

A ferry that sank off the southwest coast of South Korea with the loss of more than 300 lives is being towed to a transport vessel after salvage workers successfully raised it from the sea bed.

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High-speed driver in Antwerp forces shoppers to jump out of the way

High-speed driver in Antwerp forces shoppers to jump out of the way

A man who drove at high speed into a pedestrianised shopping area in the Belgian city of Antwerp has been arrested.

Remains of German WWII pilot and crashed plane discovered in Denmark after more than 70 years

Remains of German WWII pilot and crashed plane discovered in Denmark after more than 70 years

A German fighter pilot killed when his plane crashed in Denmark has been identified after more than 70 years.

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