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Why have 1.4m people across the world 'checked in' at the Standing Rock oil pipeline protest site?

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Over 1.4m people have checked in at Standing Rock reservation in a bid to ‘confuse’ law enforcement in the area.
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel underlined her doubts about the reliability of the United States as an ally Monday but said she was a convinced trans-Atlanticist,
Flexing his diplomatic muscles, French President Emmanuel Macron said he had extremely frank, direct talks with President Vladimir Putin Monday.
For German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who often pulls her rhetorical punches, her weekend message signaling a shift in the post-war order was uncharacteristically blunt.
Cyprus remains very, very close to an agreement to reunite the ethnically divided island despite a breakdown in talks last week, a U.N. official said Monday.
Inside this lakeside city dotted with hundreds of mosques, a powerful militant designated by Daesh (ISIS) as its leader in the Philippines has managed to unify a disparate group of gunmen under a sing
The peak that was once called Mount McKinley, and President Barack Obama’s administration renamed the mountain Denali in a symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives.
After Trump departed, the cordial tone from some foreign leaders changed to skepticism.              
LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn faced tough questions and a skeptical audience in a live TV event Monday night ahead of next week’s parliamentary
The FBI is investigating the disappearance of an estate agent who went missing while sailing off the coast of Cuba with her British citizen husband.
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt made clear on Monday that it planned to press ahead with air strikes against Islamist militants in neighbouring Libya who it says were responsible for killing Egyptian Christia
Cyclone Mora is building up in the Bay of Bengal and heading for the country's south-eastern coast.
NEW YORK (AP) — Americans marched in Memorial Day parades Monday and came together in solemn ceremonies to pay their respects to those killed in service to the country. Remembrances of fallen militar
LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will reiterate on Tuesday the need for strong leadership, calling Europe's stance on Brexit "aggressive" as she bids to regain political momentum
Moldova's pro-European government expelled five Russian diplomats on Monday, a move the country's Moscow-backed president Igor Dodon described as "outrageous" and aimed at undermining Moldova-Russia r
Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn were forced to defend their records as they faced a live TV grilling.
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French President Emmanuel Macron welcomed Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Palace of Versailles on Monday. Past suspicions of Russian meddling
LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday she was ready to walk away from Brexit negotiations without a deal with the European Union if the agreement wasn't good enough.
Anti-terror police are on the hunt for a blue suitcase Salman Abedi was carrying on the day of the deadly Manchester bombing as raids on properties continue.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Fighting erupted during a weekend protest on the Las Vegas Strip amid calls for a police officer to face criminal charges in the death of a black man in custody, leading to 10 arrest
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say 10 people were arrested after fighting erupted during a weekend protest on the Las Vegas Strip amid calls for a white police officer to face criminal charges in the de
Turkey on Monday evening strongly condemned a ballistic missile launch by North Korea earlier in the day
A female zookeeper was killed by a tiger in what Hamerton Zoo Park has described as a "freak accident".
A Republican says Democrats threatened his life after he called immigration officers on protesters.
The zoo was evacuated when the incident took place and an air ambulance was called.              
SANDF soldier Sedney Nyembe was found guilty of digital rape, for forcefully penetrating a female friend with his fingers.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The airport hangar facade from the opening scene of “Casablanca” has found a home a decade after being saved from the wrecking ball. The arched facade dating to the 1920
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