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Donald Trump defends students over confrontation with Native American

Donald Trump defends students over confrontation with Native American

Kentucky high schoolers ‘have become symbols of fake news’Standoff with Omaha elder could ‘bring people together’Donald Trump has defended a group of high school students who were filmed apparently
Davos 2019: Jacinda Ardern calls for environmental 'guardianship', as Bolsonaro alarms activists - live

Davos 2019: Jacinda Ardern calls for environmental 'guardianship', as Bolsonaro alarms activists - live

Rolling coverage of the first day of the World Economic Forum in Davos, including appearances from Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro, Mike Pompeo, Sir David Attenborough and New Zealand PM Jacinda ArdernArdern:
Oscars 2019: Roma and The Favourite vie for glory with 10 nominations each

Oscars 2019: Roma and The Favourite vie for glory with 10 nominations each

Alfonso Cuarón’s 70s-set drama and the Olivia Colman period comedy head list of nominees, with A Star Is Born and Vice each on eightFull list of nominations Guardian film Black Sheep nominatedPeter
Record private jet flights into Davos as leaders arrive for climate talk

Record private jet flights into Davos as leaders arrive for climate talk

Experts predict up to 1,500 individual private flights in and out of airfields serving Swiss ski resort for World Economic ForumDavid Attenborough might have urged world leaders at Davos to take
Prince William interviews David Attenborough on his life's work – watch live

Prince William interviews David Attenborough on his life's work – watch live

The broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough spoke to the Duke of Cambridge about the 'creeping disaster' of climate change, capitalism and caring for the natural world at the World Economic
'Golden visa' schemes pose risk to EU security, Brussels to say

'Golden visa' schemes pose risk to EU security, Brussels to say

European commission is expected to sound alarm on their use to attract wealthyBrussels is to warn EU member states that the “golden visa” schemes used by Britain and others to attract the wealthy have
No-deal Brexit would mean hard Irish border, EU confirms

No-deal Brexit would mean hard Irish border, EU confirms

Spokesman says it is ‘pretty obvious’ border controls would be needed in this scenarioThe EU has injected further pressure into the Brexit talks by confirming it will enforce a hard border on the
Senate to vote on pair of bills that could end government shutdown

Senate to vote on pair of bills that could end government shutdown

Republican-backed measure would meet Trump’s wall demand while the second would extend funding for closed agenciesThe Senate will vote on Thursday on a pair of bills that could end the month-long
Worst job in showbiz: why will no one touch the world's glitziest gigs?

Worst job in showbiz: why will no one touch the world's glitziest gigs?

The Oscars have no host, Rihanna turned down the Super Bowl, and the White House dinner will be MC’d by a historian. What’s behind the sudden demise of entertainment’s biggest jobs?The loss of the
UK gives £2.5m to help salvage Yemen ceasefire

UK gives £2.5m to help salvage Yemen ceasefire

Funding comes as UN officials fear cessation of hostilities in Hodeidah might soon collapseThe UN’s increasingly fraught attempt to salvage a ceasefire in the Yemeni port of Hodeidah that could lead
Joni Ernst says she turned down chance to be Donald Trump's vice-president

Joni Ernst says she turned down chance to be Donald Trump's vice-president

Iowa senator makes claim in divorce papersErnst says husband Gail ‘hated any successes I have’The Iowa senator Joni Ernst has stated she turned down the opportunity to be Donald Trump’s vice-president
Brexit:  May set to reject calls for free vote on amendment designed to block no-deal Brexit - Politics live

Brexit: May set to reject calls for free vote on amendment designed to block no-deal Brexit - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 3.23pm GMT Here is the BBC’s Laura Kuenssberg on the Dromey/Spelman amendment. (See 2.45pm.)1. Spelman and Dromey the latest to put
Singer Chris Brown arrested in Paris on suspicion of rape

Singer Chris Brown arrested in Paris on suspicion of rape

American R&B artist in custody with two others after woman files complaintThe American singer Chris Brown and two other people have been taken into custody in Paris after a woman filed a rape
Kit Carson died of traumatic brain injury, inquest hears

Kit Carson died of traumatic brain injury, inquest hears

Fatal car crash happened minutes before former football youth coach’s sex abuse trial due to begin A former youth football coach and scout whose car crashed into a tree on the day he was due to go on
Tuesday US briefing: Secret North Korean missile base uncovered

Tuesday US briefing: Secret North Korean missile base uncovered

Kamala Harris officially enters 2020 presidential race ... New video gives context to teen’s confrontation with activist ... Xi warns China to keep ‘political security’ in faltering economyGood
State secrets were on US man during Russia arrest, says his lawyer

State secrets were on US man during Russia arrest, says his lawyer

Paul Whelan, ex-marine accused of spying, may have been unaware of possession A Russian lawyer for Paul Whelan, the US citizen accused of spying on Russia, has said his client was carrying state
In the digital age, how much longer can Spain's street kiosks survive?

In the digital age, how much longer can Spain's street kiosks survive?

As newsprint sales fall and tourists demand keychains, the city of Barcelona is trying to keep alive the old social culture that revolves around street kiosksFor generations, the day in Spain has
Woman and two daughters found dead near Bolton

Woman and two daughters found dead near Bolton

Police investigate death of mother and girls, aged one and three, in Little Lever house A mother and her two young children have been found dead in a village near Bolton.Police have launched an
France and Germany provoke populist anger over 'friendship pact'

France and Germany provoke populist anger over 'friendship pact'

Macron and Merkel sign update to 1963 Élysée treaty to restate commitment to EUFrance and Germany have renewed their vows of postwar friendship, aiming to show that the traditional engine powering the
Ronaldo agrees to pay €19m fine to settle tax fraud case

Ronaldo agrees to pay €19m fine to settle tax fraud case

Juventus footballer pleads guilty after agreeing to fine and suspended sentence in Madrid courtThe Portugal and Juventus footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has admitted committing tax fraud while playing