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MANILA – A strong typhoon tore through the northern tip of the Philippines on Saturday packing winds of more than 124 mph along with torrential rain, killing at least three people, wrecking homes...

Dalai Lama: Tibet is not seeking independence On 'Special Report,' the Tibetan spiritual leader discusses the current situation in Tibet and China, meeting with President Obama, immigration,...

‘Beached whale’ in Madrid city centre pond has residents baffled – but turns out to be an art installation that aims to get them thinking about their environment A realistic looking...

Super Typhoon Mangkhut is hammering the Philippines with 200mph wind gusts and torrential rain, triggering landslides and floods. At least two people were killed in landslides in Cordillera as the strongest...

A "successful" doctor’s life spiralled out of control after a break-up caused her to turn to drink, drugs and crime. Mum-of-four Angharad Roberts, 37, qualified as a nurse before completing...

An attorney for the family of the 26-year-old man shot and killed inside of his own apartment by a Dallas police officer is calling for her to be fired immediately. Interested in Dallas Apartment Shooting? Botham...

next Image 1 of 2 FILE – In this Nov. 14, 2013, file photo Typhoon Haiyan survivors ride motorbikes through the ruins of the destroyed town of Guiuan,...

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper described Hurricane Florence, which slammed into his state early Friday, as “an uninvited brute who doesn’t want to leave.” “We know we’re in for a...

A weatherman was caught out exaggerating the extreme wind while filming a piece to camera in the heart of Storm Florence. Florence plowed into the Carolinas and lumbered slowly inland on Friday, knocking...

A winery in Virginia said it has only six crates of grapes left after more than two tons of grapes were stolen from it Monday night. ...

next Image 1 of 2 This photo released on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018 by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, shows smoke rising from a Syrian...

A Florida jailbird gouged out his cellmate’s eyeballs, plopped them in a cup then strolled to the prison chow hall with the man’s bloody ear dangling around his neck, according to a report Friday. Prison...

Watch: Destruction, floods as Hurricane Florence hits Watch the latest videos from the Carolinas as Hurricane Florence makes landfall and leaves a path of destruction and hundreds of thousands without...

Was I surprised when, on Wednesday, I read that children as young as 11 are being used to sell drugs? Er, no. In parts of the common near my home in South West London, the air is often thick with the distinctive...

A laughing killer can be heard telling an operator he’d "stabbed his missus" in a chilling 999 call made after he murdered his partner. Shane Clarke, 52, was described as "calm and...

Waits for cancer treatments are now the worst on record. Just 78.2% patients started treatment within two months of an urgent GP referral, NHS England figures for July show. This is the lowest amount to...