Police fatally shoot unarmed black man after mistakenly believing he had...

Police officers in California fatally shot an unarmed man after mistakenly believing he was armed. Responding to reports of a suspect in a black hoody...

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US central bank raises interest rates to 1.75%

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Brexit: Sterling faces imminent slump against euro and dollar, warns currency...

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Mark Zuckerberg speaks on Cambridge Analytica data controversy: ‘We made mistakes’

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has broken his days-long silence over a data scandal that has engulfed his company, admitting that the social networking site has “made...

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Northern Ireland’s economy is expected to grow less than all other regions in the UK next...

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