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Spain rescues hundreds of migrants on boats

Spain rescues hundreds of migrants on boatsSpanish authorities have rescued 569 migrants whose boats were attempting to cross from North Africa to Europe.

Fear is front and centre of immigration debate

Fear is front and centre of immigration debateDonald Trump was never going to spend an entire week on the defensive – he just doesn’t do that.

Ex-Liverpool player has brain tumour surgery

Ex-Liverpool player has brain tumour surgeryFormer Liverpool defender Jose Enrique has undergone surgery to remove a brain tumour.

9,000 whiskey barrels crash down in warehouse collapse

9,000 whiskey barrels crash down in warehouse collapseAround 9,000 whiskey barrels crashed to the ground after a large part of a bourbon storage warehouse collapsed in Kentucky.

Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul dies at 54

Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul dies at 54The drummer and founding member of heavy metal band Pantera, Vinnie Paul, has died at the age of 54.

Anti-virus software pioneer says he has been poisoned

Anti-virus software pioneer says he has been poisonedAnti-virus software pioneer and former US presidential hopeful John McAfee has said he was unconscious for two days after “enemies” tried to kill him.

Saudi Arabia poised to lift ban on women drivers

Saudi Arabia poised to lift ban on women driversFrom midnight on Saturday women will be allowed to drive in ultra conservative Saudi Arabia – it’s the only country on Earth where women drivers are currently banned.

Migrant mum and son split up at US border reunited

Migrant mum and son split up at US border reunitedA mother separated from her son a month ago by Donald Trump’s controversial immigration crackdown sobbed as she was reunited with the young boy.

Migrant rescue ship Lifeline stranded at sea

Migrant rescue ship Lifeline stranded at seaJust five days after the migrants aboard rescue ship Aquarius finally disembarked in Spain, another rescue boat is at sea with nowhere to dock.

Trump’s climbdown causes confusion at US border

Trump’s climbdown causes confusion at US borderAn executive order signed by Donald Trump to stop children being separated from their families at the US border has caused confusion among officials attempting to maintain the president’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy.