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Canada becomes the first G20 country to ban shark fin trade

Image copyright Oceana/Terry Goss Image caption Canada imported some 170,000 kg of shark fins in 2017 Canada has become the first G20 nation to ban the import and export...

Bear falls asleep in wardrobe after entering home

Image copyright Missoula County Sheriff’s Office Image caption Police released pictures of the bear in the wardrobe A black bear has been found sleeping in a...

Trump threatens Time journalist with prison over photo

Image copyright Getty Images US President Donald Trump threatened a Time magazine photographer with prison for apparently taking a picture of a letter from Kim Jong-un....

US-Iran: Trump says military was ‘cocked and loaded’ to retaliate

Image copyright IRIBNEWS Image caption Iranian TV published pictures of what it says was the wreckage of the US drone President Donald Trump has said the US military was...

Curtis Flowers: Death row conviction quashed over racial bias

Image copyright Mississippi police The US Supreme Court has quashed the conviction of a black death row inmate in Mississippi because the prosecution excluded black...

US Supreme Court rules WW1 cross can remain on state land

Image copyright Getty Images The US Supreme Court has ruled that a concrete cross honouring World War One soldiers can remain on state land, reversing a lower court...

US drone: Trump says Iran made a ‘very bad mistake’

Media captionIran “made a very big mistake” – Trump Iran “made a very big mistake” in shooting down a US military surveillance drone over...

Biden refuses to apologise for working with racist senators

Image copyright Getty Images Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has refused to apologise for reminiscing on his work with two long-dead racist senators. But...

When They See Us: Trump stands by 1989 Central Park Five comments

Media captionMr Trump is asked if he will apologise to the Central Park Five US President Donald Trump has stood by his comments about five men who were wrongly...

Alaska teen ‘killed best friend after catfish offered $9m’

Image copyright CBS Image caption Family of Cynthia “CeeCee” Hoffman say she had a learning disability An Alaskan teenager allegedly killed her best friend...