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Migrant families separation poster girl not taken from mum

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The two-year-old and her mother were kept together in a Texas border town, says the father.

BMW joins Airbus in Brexit warning

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BMW warns ministers on Brexit after Airbus says it could be forced to leave the UK if there is no transition deal with the EU.

Venezuela crisis: UN says security forces killed hundreds

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The United Nations says it seems the rule of law is "virtually absent" in the crisis-wracked country.

Migrant children: Mum and seven-year-old reunited

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Beata Mejia Mejia says she is suing the US government after she and her son, 7, were separated for weeks.

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Car shares dip on Trump tariff threat

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The US president intensifies trade war with threat of a 20% tax on European cars.

Diplomatic passport is real - Becker

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The foreign ministry of the Central African Republic says the ex-tennis star has a fake document.


World Cup 2018: Ahmed Musa exquisite touch and finish puts Nigeria ahead

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Ahmed Musa's exquisite touch and finish puts Nigeria 1-0 up against Iceland in their group D tie at the 2018 World Cup.


Italy migrant row: Malta urged to open ports to rescue ship

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Italy initially threatened to seize the rescue ship Lifeline, before urging Malta to open its ports.


North and South Korea agree to resume rare family reunions

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A few of the thousands of families split by the Korean war will have another chance to see loved ones.

India women: Anti-trafficking activists raped after staging street play

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Five women were performing a street play about human trafficking in India when gunmen seized them.


Kate Spade's father dies night before designer's funeral

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Kate Spade's father, "heartbroken" over her death, dies a day before the designer is laid to rest.

Bomb threat closes London's Charing Cross station

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A 38-year-old man on the tracks claiming he had a bomb has been detained by police.


India police 'sorry' for lynching photo

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Police apologise for a picture of a lynched man being dragged by a mob with three officers present.


Roseanne spinoff The Conners ordered - without Roseanne

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The Conners features many of the original cast, after ABC dropped Roseanne Barr over a racist tweet.


Airbus warns no-deal Brexit could see it leave UK

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The European planemaker says no-deal Brexit would force it to reconsider its investments in the UK.


Bourbon, bikes and OJ - tariffs on US goods begin

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The European Union has gone ahead with retaliatory duties against $2.8bn worth of US-made products.

Migrant children: Pentagon asked to house migrant minors

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The US grapples with the issue of accommodation for migrant children, as Melania Trump visits Texas.

What are tariffs and how do they affect us?

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As a trade war becomes an increasing risk, how do governments use tariffs in international commerce?


Melania wears 'I really don't care do u?' jacket on migrant visit

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The first lady's spokeswoman says "there was no hidden message" in her sartorial choice.

Croatia stun Argentina to reach World Cup last 16 - report & highlights

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Argentina are facing the prospect of an early World Cup exit as Croatia win 3-0 to reach the last 16.

Thursday, Jun 21

XXXTentacion: Suspect arrested in rapper murder case

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Dedrick Williams, 22, faces a first-degree murder charge over the controversial rapper's death.

Confusion reigns over fate of detained migrant children

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US officials express mixed messages about what happens next, as Melania Trump visits the border.

Migrant children: Immigration bill teeters on the edge of collapse

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Legislators will vote on immigration bills after President Trump ends separation of migrant families.

Trump backs down on migrant family separations policy

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The order seeks to keep migrant families together, but does not deal with children already separated.

Wednesday, Jun 20

Migrant children: Former migrant shelter worker on why he quit

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Former US youth migrant shelter worker Antar tells the BBC why he quit his job last week.

EU to launch counter-tariffs against US on Friday

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The move comes after President Donald Trump imposed steep duties on steel and aluminium in May.

Canada legalises recreational cannabis use

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It becomes the second country in the world to allow recreational use of the drug nationwide.

The FBI said I was my parents' stolen baby - but I found the truth

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Foundling Paul Fronczak was given to a family whose baby had been stolen - but was he really their son?

Tuesday, Jun 19

US quits 'biased' UN human rights council

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The US envoy to the UN called the 47-member council "hypocritical and self-serving".

Italian populist Salvini sparks row over counting Roma

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Matteo Salvini calls for a census of the Roma community but government allies say it is illegal.

XXXTentacion: Controversial rapper shot dead in Florida aged 20

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The controversial rapper, a rising star who faced domestic violence charges, has been killed aged 20.

Trump tariffs: US escalates trade threats to China

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The threat escalates a tit-for-tat trade row with Beijing over US tariffs imposed on Chinese goods.

Monday, Jun 18

Trump wades into German migration row

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The US president lashes out at Angela Merkel's leadership as he defends his own migration crackdown.

Trump migrant separation policy: Children 'in cages' in Texas

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Reporters who visited a migrant detention centre in Texas say they saw 20 children inside one cage.

US child migrants: First ladies speak out on Trump separation policy

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Former Republican First Lady Laura Bush condemns Trump's policy as his wife also expresses concern.

Royal wedding 2018: Meghan's dad reveals tears over big day

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Thomas Markle says he is upset about being "a footnote to the greatest moment in history".

Sunday, Jun 17

Taliban rules out extension of Afghanistan Eid festival ceasefire

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The militant group ends a ceasefire declared for Eid but the government extends its truce.

Macedonia name dispute: PMs watch as ministers sign 'historic' deal

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Greece's PM hails the agreement, but it faces stern opposition from nationalists on both sides.

Aquarius in Valencia: Spain welcomes migrants from disputed ship

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More than 600 migrants who were turned away by Italy and Malta are arriving in Valencia.

Nicaragua family killed in arson attack a day after ceasefire

At least six members of a family are killed in an arson attack, blamed on pro-government groups.