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HIMAR system: The new US weapon being used by Ukraine against Russian targets

Increasing number of pictures are appearing on Ukrainian social media showing a US-made rocket launcher being used against Russian targets.

Tennis star Nick Kyrgios charged with assault of former girlfriend, report says

Tennis star Nick Kyrgios has been charged with assaulting his former girlfriend, media in Australia has reported.

Sydney floods: Families need boats to leave home as deluge of floods hits city suburbs

The scale of the flooding crisis unfolding around Sydney is on another level.

Zimbabwe to start selling gold coins as local currency falters

Zimbabwe will start selling gold coins this month in a bid to tackle runaway inflation which has hamstrung the local currency.

Dozens rescued from Sydney floods overnight as 50,000 people face evacuation amid extreme weather

Dozens of people have been rescued overnight in the Sydney area, with about 50,000 residents facing evacuation amid severe flooding in Australia.

Worst drought in 70 years causes state of emergence in northern Italy

A state of emergency has been declared in parts of Italy amid the country's worst drought in 70 years.

Gunman suspected of killing six at Fourth of July parade in Chicago arrested

The man suspected of killing at least six people and seriously injuring more than 30 at a Fourth of July parade in Chicago has been arrested, police…

Women's Euro 2022: Nine players to watch as tournament gets under way - with England one of favourites…

A year after England football fans suffered heartache as Gareth Southgate's team lost in the Euros final, the Lionesses are aiming to go one better…

Police name gunman suspected of killing six from rooftop at Fourth of July parade in Chicago suburb…

Police have named the man suspected of killing at least six people and seriously injuring dozens more at a Fourth of July parade in a Chicago suburb.

Ukraine war: Russian cosmonauts celebrate capture of Luhansk region from space

Russian cosmonauts have been pictured holding up the flag of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic as they celebrated the region's capture…

Russians ratchet up efforts to take full control of Donbas - and there seems very little that will stop…

Russian troops are ratcheting up their efforts to secure full control of the entire Donbas area in eastern Ukraine - and from what we have witnessed,…

Deadly glacier avalanche linked to climate change, says Italian PM

The search for more than a dozen hikers who are still missing a day after a huge chunk of an Alpine glacier in Italy broke off is being hampered by…

Ukraine war: What will happen in the Donbas now Luhansk has fallen to Russia?

Vladimir Putin has declared victory in the eastern Ukrainian region of Luhansk, one day after troops defending it withdrew from the last remaining…

Pope Francis hints at resignation if health deteriorates after a knee injury forces him to cancel Africa…

Pope Francis has hinted he may resign if his health continues to deteriorate.

Shireen Abu Akleh's family 'incredulous' after US finds Israeli gunfire 'likely' killed Palestinian…

The family of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh has said "we are incredulous" after the US State Department said that Israeli gunfire was "likely…