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US mum ‘abused kids who performed on family YouTube channel’

Image copyright Pinal County Sheriff Image caption Machelle Hackney A US mother whose seven adopted children regularly performed as superheroes on her family’s...

Trump: I didn’t get a thank you for McCain funeral

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Trump made the remarks during a visit to a tank factory in Ohio US President Donald Trump has attacked the late Senator...

Gallery drops opioid-producing donor

Image copyright AFP Image caption The redevelopment of the National Portrait Gallery is due to be finished in 2023 A £1m donation to the National Portrait Gallery has...

San Francisco moves to ban e-cigarettes until health effects known

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Anti-vaping activists say young people are deliberately targeted with flavoured products Officials in San Francisco have...

Weedkiller glyphosate a ‘substantial’ cancer factor

Image copyright AFP A US jury has found that one of the world’s most widely-used weedkillers was a “substantial factor” in causing a man’s...

Michael Wernick: Trudeau loses top civil servant in crisis

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Top Canadian public servant Michael Wernick to resign Canada’s top public servant has announced he will step down over his...

Houston chemical fire: Huge flames seen engulfing plant in Deer Park

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The plant owners say air quality in the area is “currently below hazardous levels” Firefighters are continuing to...

Three dead in record flooding in US Midwestern states

Image copyright Nebraska DOT Image caption Nebraska has been badly hit by the floods Thawing snowpack and heavy rains have brought historically high flooding to several...

Lilly Singh: YouTuber lands US talk show

Image copyright AFP Image caption A Little Late with Lilly Singh will launch in September YouTube star Lilly Singh has landed her own late-night US TV talk show,...

US election 2020: Gillibrand launches presidential bid

Image copyright EPA Kirsten Gillibrand has become the latest US Democrat to join a crowded race to be the party’s candidate for the 2020 presidential election. The...