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'He doesn't get it': San Juan mayor criticises Trump's Hurricane Maria comments – video

'He doesn't get it': San Juan mayor criticises Trump's Hurricane Maria comments – video

Carmen Yulín Cruz, the mayor of San Juan in Puerto Rico, has criticised Donald Trump's remarks on his administration's response to Hurricane Maria, which devastated the island where a crisis still
Pussy Riot activist in hospital after being poisoned, say group

Pussy Riot activist in hospital after being poisoned, say group

Pyotr Verzilov, who invaded pitch in World Cup, ‘lost sight and speech’ before falling illA member of the Russian protest group Pussy Riot who ran on to the pitch during the World Cup final is in
In punishing tech giants, the EU has made the internet worse for everyone | James Ball

In punishing tech giants, the EU has made the internet worse for everyone | James Ball

Searches will become more difficult and competitors deterred by these unnecessary changes to copyright lawThe world is in the middle of a global debate on how to curb the power of the tech giants,
NSW foster carers to be paid $75,000 'salary' in complex needs trial

NSW foster carers to be paid $75,000 'salary' in complex needs trial

US-developed program costing nearly $5m over two years welcomed by advocatesThe New South Wales government will pay specialised foster carers $75,000 a year to temporarily look after children with
US-led raid of Somali ex-president's home blamed on bad intelligence

US-led raid of Somali ex-president's home blamed on bad intelligence

Joint forces looking for Islamic militants broke into the family home of a revered leader and detained three teenagersUS and Somali forces who raided the family home of a former president and detained
Najib Razak's lawyer charged with money laundering by 1MDB investigators

Najib Razak's lawyer charged with money laundering by 1MDB investigators

Muhammad Shafee accused of receiving equivalent of $2.3m from illegal activitiesThe lawyer of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak has been charged with money laundering by anti-corruption
Venezuela: is a US-backed 'military option' to oust Maduro gaining favour?

Venezuela: is a US-backed 'military option' to oust Maduro gaining favour?

Direct intervention with US help remains fringe idea but opposition figures seem to be increasingly receptive When Donald Trump first floated the idea of a “military option” in Venezuela last year, he
Indiana Jones and the relics of Brazil

Indiana Jones and the relics of Brazil

As Unesco prepares a mission to help recover priceless antiquities from the Rio museum fire, a course in ‘cultural first aid’ shows how it is doneAs the dust settles at the National Museum of Brazil
Swiss town of Vevey enlivened by ambitious art festival – in pictures

Swiss town of Vevey enlivened by ambitious art festival – in pictures

The streets and public spaces of Vevey are transformed biannually for its Festival ImagesSixty-one bodies of work by photographers and artists from 19 countries are on display until 30 September. Each
Greece has the means to help refugees on Lesbos – but does it have the will?

Greece has the means to help refugees on Lesbos – but does it have the will?

Overcrowded, violent and awash with human sewage, Moria camp may be the world’s worst refugee facility – yet Greece has failed to make the available funding count A 10-year-old child tried to commit
Gunman in California kills wife and four others then himself

Gunman in California kills wife and four others then himself

Police say shooter in Bakersfield, Kern county, California, killed himself as a sheriff’s deputy closed inA gunman in southern California fatally shot his ex-wife and a man at a trucking company
Thursday briefing: Brown – another crash coming and we are not ready

Thursday briefing: Brown – another crash coming and we are not ready

Lessons of 2008 financial crisis have not been heeded, warns ex-PM … how parents game school admissions … and our TV critic on 14 years of the tubeHello, I’m Warren Murray and in today’s briefing we
The business of voluntourism: do western do-gooders actually do harm?

The business of voluntourism: do western do-gooders actually do harm?

A holiday helping out in an orphanage can be a rewarding experience. But voluntourism supports a system that is breaking up familiesBaby rescue is the ultimate volunteer experience. At Hope of Life
Signing of German treaty ends post-war political era – archive, 13 September 1990

Signing of German treaty ends post-war political era – archive, 13 September 1990

13 September 1990: Reunited Germany, Europe’s weightiest nation, has a new, pivotal roleOnly 20 days remain before Germany is reunited and restored to full sovereignty, 45 years after it was divided
Give pizza a chance: South Koreans pack on weight to thwart conscription

Give pizza a chance: South Koreans pack on weight to thwart conscription

Students reportedly binged on five meals a day to fail physical examination for military serviceThere are so few exceptions for young men hoping to avoid conscription in South Korea that even the
Nauru 19: judge throws out case and rules protesters cannot receive a fair trial

Nauru 19: judge throws out case and rules protesters cannot receive a fair trial

Judge says government of Nauru has decided protesters are guilty and will spend whatever it takes to jail themThe Nauru 19 cannot receive a fair trial in the country because the executive government
Could a grid of giant filters help clean up Delhi's polluted air?

Could a grid of giant filters help clean up Delhi's polluted air?

Thinking big in the fight against smog, architects have designed 100m-high pollution-absorbing towers for India’s capital cityThe Indian capital regularly tops lists of the most polluted cities on
Rhode Island governor sees off leftwing challenger in Democratic primary

Rhode Island governor sees off leftwing challenger in Democratic primary

Gina Raimondo’s win over Matt Brown reinforces trend of primary season: the strength of Democratic women running for officeRhode Island’s Democratic governor Gina Raimondo fended off a spirited
Harvey Weinstein paws #MeToo accuser in video

Harvey Weinstein paws #MeToo accuser in video

Footage shows film mogul appearing to proposition and repeatedly stroking the arm of Melissa Thompson who says he raped her afterwardsA video of Harvey Weinstein shows him appearing to proposition and
The state of Australia's abortion laws: risk of jail is very real | Erica Millar

The state of Australia's abortion laws: risk of jail is very real | Erica Millar

Most jurisdictions still obstruct access. Here’s the legal status in each state and territoryAbortion is common, safe, and the only criminalised listed medical procedure in Australia due to an