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Helicopter crash near Kyiv leaves 18 dead, including top...

According to Ukrainian authorities, a helicopter crash in a Kyiv suburb left 18 people dead on Wednesday, including Ukrainian officials...

Female footballer wins landmark £72,000 maternity...

A female footballer has been awarded more than £72,000 in back-dated maternity leave pay in a landmark victory she hailed as a "wake-up...

Polar bear kills woman and boy in Alaska village

The bear entered a remote community and began chasing after residents before being shot dead, police said.

WATCH: Kyiv helicopter crash blaze filmed through flat...

Some residents in Brovary filmed the devastating fire through their flat window.

Israel's Christian population grows as church numbers dwindle...

JERUSALEM — While the plight of Christians in the region has decreased drastically, the population of Israeli Christians grew by 2%,...

Ukraine crash: Ministers killed as helicopter comes down...

Ukraine's interior minister, his deputy, and another official are among 18 killed in the crash.

Ukrainian minister among 17 dead in helicopter crash near...

The Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine is among 17 people dead in a helicopter crash by a nursery outside Kyiv, authorities have...

China 'more likely' to invade Taiwan and attack could come...

Taiwan's foreign minister has said he believes China is now "more likely" to invade Taiwan to distract from leader Xi Jinping's domestic...

Polar bear kills woman and boy in a remote village in Alaska

A polar bear has attacked and killed a woman and boy in a remote village in western Alaska.

Macau gambling kingpin Chau jailed for 18 years

Chau, a prominent figure in Macau's casino industry, was found guilty of illegal gambling.

Iran protests: 15 minutes to defend yourself against the...

Iran's courts are convicting protesters after fast-track trials that activists say are grossly unfair.

French city believes Madonna may own painting lost during...

Despite the distinction of being Emmanuel Macron's birthplace, Mayor Brigitte Fouré doubts that Madonna has heard of Amiens, a city...

Snot bubbles and belly flops keep echidnas cool, research...

Australian researchers discovered the native animal's unusual cooling methods using thermal imaging.

Netflix offers pay of up to $385,000 for flight attendant

The firm says the role on its private jets requires "discretion and outstanding customer service skills".

Canadian woman who crashed car into home after Marilyn...

A Canadian woman who in 2019 drove drunk, lost control of her car, and crashed into a house, igniting a massive gas explosion that...

Nobel Laureate Maria Ressa cleared of tax evasion

The acquittal of the journalist and Nobel Laureate has been hailed as a win for press freedom.