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Trump Called The Danish Prime Minister "Nasty" After He Canceled A Visit Because She Won't Sell Greenland

Trump had previously praised Mette Frederiksen for being "direct." By the way, Greenland is still not for sale.

Matthew Champion • 4 days ago

A Woman Tweeted A Picture Of A Man Who Had Shown Her Kindness As A Child Refugee. Within 36 Hours They Were Reunited.

Mevan Babakar said reuniting with the aid worker after 25 years was like being "transported back in time. I felt safe, like I'd seen a family member I hadn't seen in a long time."

Matthew Champion • 11 days ago

These Intense Photos Show Just How Big Hong Kong’s Airport Protest Has Grown

Pro-democracy demonstrators, wearing bandages in solidarity with a woman reportedly shot in the eye with a beanbag round by police, occupied Hong Kong's airport for a fourth day Monday.

Matthew Champion • 13 days ago

The Brazilian Gang Leader Who Tried To Escape Prison Dressed As His Teenage Daughter Has Been Found Dead

Clauvino da Silva was found dead in his cell, having been transferred to solitary confinement after his unsuccessful escape attempt.

Matthew Champion • 20 days ago

Literally Just 27 Wild Pictures Of The Next UK Prime Minister

Introducing the next prime minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Matthew Champion • One month ago

A Russian Hockey Player Actually Spoke Out Against Putin In An Interview

“I doubt if he can tell good from bad,” the New York Rangers’ Artemi Panarin said of Putin, becoming one of the highest-profile Russian athletes to call out the Russian president.

Matthew Champion • One month ago

33 People Have Died After A Suspected Arson Attack At An Animation Studio In Japan

Witnesses heard a man shout "Die!" before the fire began, Japan's public broadcaster said.

Matthew Champion • One month ago

Italian Police Seized An Air-To-Air Missile During An Investigation Into Far-Right Groups

The missile, which lacked an explosive charge but was in full working order, was found among a huge cache of weapons and Nazi material, police said.

Matthew Champion • One month ago

The Pictures Coming Out Of The Hong Kong Protests Are Getting Pretty Wild

Police fired rubber bullets and used tear gas against protesters during the largest demonstrations in Hong Kong since 1997.

Matthew Champion • 2 months ago

Julian Assange Has Been Sentenced To 50 Weeks In Prison For Skipping Bail

The WikiLeaks founder was jailed for skipping bail over allegations of sexual assault in Sweden. He will appear in court via video link for a separate US extradition hearing on Thursday.

Hazel Shearing • 3 months ago

Venezuela's Opposition Leader Has Called On Soldiers To Join His Uprising. The Government Says It's A Coup.

Clashes between protesters and soldiers have taken place in Caracas, including armored vehicles driving into demonstrators.

Matthew Champion • 3 months ago
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The Indian Pilot Captured By Pakistan Has Been Handed Back To India

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman had become the focal point of an escalating conflict between the nuclear-armed neighbors.

Matthew Champion • 5 months ago

The Second Trump–Kim Nuclear Summit Ended Without A Deal

"Sometimes you have to walk, and this was just one of those times," Trump said after the summit ended.

Jon Passantino • 5 months ago

A High-Profile Journalist And Critic Of The President Of The Philippines Has Been Arrested

Rappler journalists livestreamed the arrest warrant being served to Maria Ressa, who in 2018 was named a Time magazine Person of the Year.

Matthew Champion • 6 months ago

Police In Indonesia Used A Huge Snake During An Interrogation

The human rights lawyer who obtained the footage and posted it on Twitter told BuzzFeed News the man's treatment amounted to torture.

Matthew Champion • 6 months ago

A High-Profile Gay Lawmaker In Brazil Has Quit And Left The Country Due To Violent Threats

Jean Wyllys said rising anti-LGBT sentiment and violence since Jair Bolsonaro's successful presidential campaign was behind his decision.

Matthew Champion • 7 months ago

An Investigative Reporter Who Exposed Corruption In Soccer Was Shot Dead In The Street

Ghana is mourning the murder of investigative journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale.

Matthew Champion • 7 months ago

Militants Killed 15 People, Including An American, At A Luxury Hotel Complex In Kenya

The siege comes three years to the day since al-Shabaab militants attacked a Kenyan military outpost in Somalia.

Tamerra Griffin • 7 months ago

The Mayor Of A Polish City Has Died After Being Stabbed Onstage At A Charity Concert

Hundreds of people witnessed the attack on Paweł Adamowicz, a progressive voice who had been mayor of Gdańsk for 20 years.

Matthew Champion • 7 months ago