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Jordan seals border as it ‘cannot take’ more Syrian refugees

Jordan seals border as it ‘cannot take’ more Syrian refugeesJordan has said it cannot receive more Syrian refugees as escalating fighting in southern Syria is displacing tens of thousands of people.

Teen’s death sentence for killing husband overturned

Teen’s death sentence for killing husband overturnedThe death sentence handed to a Sudanese teenager who killed her husband when he tried to rape her has been overturned.

Plastic contamination ‘slowly killing human race’

Plastic contamination ‘slowly killing human race’Plastic contamination will soon be “catastrophic” for human health and is slowly “killing the human race”, a doctor and environmental organisation have warned.

Teen pulls himself from deadly plane crash

Teen pulls himself from deadly plane crashA teenager managed to pull himself clear from burning wreckage after a light aircraft crash killed his parents near Detroit.

Trump blasts Harley-Davidson for production shift

Trump blasts Harley-Davidson for production shiftUS President Donald Trump slammed Harley-Davidson’s decision to move some production of motorcycles overseas after Brussels retaliated against his tariffs.

Buzz Aldrin sues children and former manager

Buzz Aldrin sues children and former managerBuzz Aldrin is suing two of his children and a business manager, accusing them of fraud, exploitation of the elderly and slander by suggesting he has dementia.

Seven injured after priest drives into them

Seven injured after priest drives into themSeven people have been injured – two critically – after a priest fell ill in his car and drove into them outside a Dublin church.

World Cup subplots: When football meets politics

World Cup subplots: When football meets politicsThe World Cup, and indeed football in general, is usually an escape from problems off the pitch.

Erdogan returns as Turkey’s opposition concedes

Erdogan returns as Turkey’s opposition concedesTurkey’s main opposition candidate has conceded defeat to incumbent leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the country’s presidential election.

Teen faces death for killing rapist husband

Teen faces death for killing rapist husbandThere are only two pictures of Noura Hussein in the public domain – but each one embodies a set of deeply disturbing facts.