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St Michaels: Alleged gang sex assault shocks Canada

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Police were called out to St Michaels College School after a bomb threat was received Six teenage boys from an elite school have been charged with gang sexual assault after videos of alleged hazing incidents surfaced online. St Michael’s College School, a private Catholic all-boys school in Toronto, expelled […]

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Spain demands Gibraltar veto in Brexit deal

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBrexit could have big implications for Gibraltar which gave the highest vote to remain in the EU referendum. Spain has said it will not agree to the draft Brexit withdrawal deal without clarity over how talks on the future status of Gibraltar should be handled. Foreign minister […]

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Kenya launches 'one-boat' coastguard

Image copyright Kenya Government Image caption This vessel – the MV Doria – is the Kenyan coastguard’s first and only boat Kenya’s president has launched the country’s first coastguard to protect and monitor its territorial waters. It will guard against illegal fishing, which President Uhuru Kenyatta says costs Kenya about $100m (£78m) a year. It […]

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Iceland lists most eligible rams

Image copyright Southram/Halla Eyglo Sveinsdottir Image caption Strumpur is new, but “knows what’s expected of him” Iceland has published an illustrated guide to the country’s most eligible rams, ahead of the next breeding season. The Ram Registry is an annual catalogue of rams available for breeding at insemination facilities in the south and west of […]

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Thousands flee as Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupts

Image copyright EPA Almost 4,000 people have been evacuated from the slopes of the Fuego volcano in Guatemala. Image copyright EPA Image caption Firefighters helped people living on the slopes of the volcano to evacuate Image copyright AFP Image caption Many took shelter in a sports stadium where the authorities erected tents The stratovolcano southwest […]

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Diddy pays tribute to Kim Porter

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kim Porter and Diddy in 2009 Diddy has paid tribute to his ex Kim Porter, who died last week. The American rapper said they “were more than soulmates” in a series of emotional posts on Twitter and Instagram. The model and actress was 47 and was the mother to […]