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Uber halts self-driving car tests after death
A pedestrian was killed after being hit by a self-driving Uber car in Arizona.
Trump urges death penalty for drug dealers
The president's call to execute traffickers faces stiff political and judicial headwinds.
Cambridge Analytica: Warrant sought to inspect company
The firm's boss is also filmed apparently offering to carry out secret operations to discredit politicians online.
Mississippi passes strictest abortion law
The bill bans most abortions after 15 weeks, with no exceptions for rape or incest.
Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon to run for NY governor
Cynthia Nixon played Miranda Hobbs on the hit television show Sex and the City.
Anna Campbell father: 'I knew she might be killed'
The father of Anna Campbell, 26, who died fighting with a Kurdish armed unit in Syria, says he is "in pieces".
Russia election: Putin ready for 'constructive' dialogue
Mixed messages from German and French leaders reflect the controversy over recent Russian actions.
The UK and EU agree terms for Brexit transition period
The deal is called a "decisive step" - but there is anger in Scotland about fisheries restrictions.
Sex doll 'brothel': Paris council to decide on future of Xdolls games centre
Clients at the business in Paris are charged ?89 to spend an hour with a silicon sex doll.
MH17 crash: Ukraine pilot blamed by Russia 'kills himself'
Moscow's claim that Capt Voloshyn's military jet downed the Malaysian airliner in 2014 was discredited.

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Sir Elton John ?to retire from touring?
He is reportedly set to call time on his long touring career.
All-female line-up for Late Debate among changes at RTÉ
RTÉ Radio 1 has announced a series of changes across its weekday and weekend schedule from February.
Former Leinster Hurler of the Year dropped from Kilkenny panel
Brian Cody has wielded the axe ahead of the league campaign.
Student said she was 'always looking over her shoulder' moments before being ...
A university student told friends how she felt like she was constantly looking over her shoulder just moments before her ex-boyfriend stabbed her to death in a shopping centre car park, a court in the UK has heard.
Waitresses allegedly groped at men-only charity dinner in London
The organisers of a prestigious men-only charity dinner have said they are "appalled" by allegations of sexual harassment at the event.
More than 600 patients waiting for beds in country's hospitals
The number of people waiting for beds at hospitals around the country has climbed to just over 600, according to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation.
Torvill and Dean defend decision to keep stumbling Lemar in Dancing On Ice
The former Olympic champions alternate as head judges each week, and Torvill made the casting vote to send Stephanie Waring home.
The sustainable designer behind Holly Willoughby?s ethereal NTA look
Holly was giving us serious beachy vibes in her boho dress.
Bradley Walsh wakes up with ?headache and Instagram account? after TV awards
Holly Willoughby told Instagram users to ‘give him hell’.
Ursula Le Guin: Her best books, feminist ideas and lasting legacy
The science-fiction and fantasy writer passed away on Tuesday.