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US F-16 fighter jet crashes into California warehouse

An F-16 fighter jet has crashed into a warehouse near a base outside Los Angeles, leaving the pilot and workers on the ground with minor injuries. The pilot ejected before impact, and the small fire that broke out was quickly suppressed by the building's sprinkler system. The US Air Force says five people on the ground were injured. They have not...

Liverpool 4-0 Barcelona, ​​the Reds overthrow Barca at the end of an anthology match

Defeated 3-0 in the first leg, Liverpool managed to overthrow FC Barcelona at Anfield on Tuesday (4-0), after a breathtaking match. A week after making a huge difference in points face Liverpool in the first leg (3-0), the mission of FC Barcelona and Lionel Messi was simply to deal the final blow on Tuesday night at Anfield on the sidelines...

Meghan Markle gives birth to baby boy, palace confirms

The newest addition to the Royal Family has arrived! Meghan Markle and Prince Harry welcomed their son on Monday, Kensington Palace confirmed on social media. “We are pleased to announce that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their firstborn child in the early morning on May 6th, 2019,” the palace said on Instagram. “Their Royal Highnesses’ son weighs...

Autoland: When pilots can’t see the runway

It's been a smooth flight, and you've spent it engrossed in a juicy novel on your tablet. You barely noticed the captain's announcement about a half-hour ago that "we'll be starting our descent into Vancouver in a few minutes," and that "there are low clouds around the airport." Next thing you know, the plane thumps onto the runway and begins...

19 Indian students kill themselves after controversial examination results

Nineteen students have taken their own lives in the Indian state of Telangana since mid-April, after the release of intermediate examination results, officials say. The state examination for 12th-graders has come under scrutiny. Hundreds of parents have protested the marking and evaluation of the test papers, which they say have resulted in students being awarded incorrect marks and, in many...

Tottenham 0-1 Ajax: Mauricio Pochettino says Spurs still alive in Champions League semi-final

Tottenham Hotspur are still "alive" in their Champions League semi-final despite losing 1-0 at home to Ajax in the first leg, says manager Mauricio Pochettino. Donny van de Beek's goal gave the Dutch side victory over a lacklustre Spurs in north London on Tuesday. "It's going to be difficult, but it's still open," said Pochettino. "It's about preparing for the second leg....

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool will ‘suffer’ in Champions League semi against Barcelona

Liverpool will "suffer" in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final in Barcelona but will also have chances, says manager Jurgen Klopp. The Reds meet the Spanish champions at the Nou Camp on Wednesday (20:00 BST). Klopp, who guided Liverpool to the final in 2018, said: "We were in contention last year, but they have been in contention for nearly...

Caster Semenya loses Cas appeal over new IAAF testosterone rules

Caster Semenya has lost a landmark case against athletics' governing body meaning it will be allowed to restrict testosterone levels in female runners. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) rejected the South African's challenge against the IAAF's new rules. But Cas said it had "serious concerns as to the future practical application" of the new rules. Semenya, 28, had said the...

Trump Russia investigation: Mueller ‘frustrated’ by report summary

US Special Counsel Robert Mueller wrote to the country's top lawyer to express frustration at his summary of the Russia investigation, officials say. He wrote to Attorney General William Barr in March to complain about a lack of "context" in his four-page summary of the long-awaited report. Mr Barr's summary said there was no collusion between Russia and President Donald Trump's...

Asos billionaire loses three children in Sri Lanka attacks

Three of the four children of Danish billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen died in the Sri Lanka bombing attacks, a spokesman has confirmed to the BBC. The family were visiting the country over the Easter holiday. The names of the children have not been made public. Mr Holch Povlsen owns the international clothing chain Bestseller. He is also the biggest single shareholder in...

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