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  1. Man denies raping 11-year-old, suggests she might have raped him while he slept

    07.25 / 18:18 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Prosecutors say a 38-year-old Massachusetts man charged with impregnating an 11-year-old girl denies raping the girl, and instead suggested that she might have become pregnant by having sex with him as he…
  2. ‘America is proud of you’: Was this the speech Trump was supposed to give to the Boy Scouts?

    07.25 / 16:56 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Donald Trump's angry, partisan speech to U.S. Boy Scouts Monday was widely criticized. Inside it was a better speech trying to get…
  3. UN, rights group call for investigation into Libyan forces after execution video

    07.25 / 16:34 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Human rights observers are calling for an investigation into possible war crimes in Libya after a video showing an execution appeared on social…
  4. Vatican turns off its 100 iconic fountains as Rome battles drought

    07.25 / 16:13 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Suffocating summer heat has followed two years of lower-than-average rainfall in Rome, forcing the Italian capital to close drinking fountains and consider the prospect of water…
  5. Tech giants Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg publicly fight over AI and fate of humanity

    07.25 / 15:52 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    On Monday, the boss of Tesla said Zuckerberg’s understanding of the future of AI as being “…
  6. Prince William ‘constantly’ talks to his children of ‘granny Diana’

    07.25 / 15:52 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Prince William said it's important for his children to know that they had another grandmother: granny…
  7. Egyptian tank runs over car in attempt to thwart deadly bombing at checkpoint

    07.25 / 14:45 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    The Egyptian military is crediting a tank driver with saving dozens of lives at a checkpoint on Thursday by driving over a vehicle loaded with gunmen and…
  8. Mumbai building collapse: At least 6 killed and dozens trapped under rubble

    07.25 / 14:24 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    The Mumbai building was reportedly 35 years…
  9. Mumbai building collapse: At least 6 killed and dozens trapped under rubble

    07.25 / 14:03 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    The Mumbai building was reportedly 35 years…
  10. Charlie Gard’s parents to ask court if they can take terminally ill baby home to die

    07.25 / 14:03 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    His parents dropped their legal battle on Monday, but are now asking courts if Charlie Gard can die at home instead of in the…
  11. Australian minister finds out he may be Italian, quits cabinet

    07.25 / 12:39 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    An Australian government minister has quit because his mother told him he might be…
  12. Jared Kushner back for 2nd day of Russia collusion interviews

    07.25 / 11:37 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Jared Kushner will return to Capitol Hill Tuesday for a second day of private meetings with congressional investigators, this time for a closed-door conversation with lawmakers on the House Intelligence…
  13. John McCain returns to Senate today for healthcare vote, days after cancer diagnosis

    07.25 / 11:16 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    John McCain, who is battling brain cancer at his Arizona home, is set to help decide whether the repeal push will move forward or perhaps be abandoned…
  14. Woman ‘slapped’ squad car before fatal Minneapolis police shooting: warrant

    07.25 / 10:56 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    The search warrant obtained by Minnesota Public Radio doesn't specifically say that the woman was Justine…
  15. Michael Kors to buy luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo for $1.2B

    07.25 / 10:14 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    "We admire the glamorous style and trend-setting nature of Jimmy Choo…
  16. Hunt continues for chainshaw-wielding attacker in Switzerland

    07.25 / 09:53 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Authorities say the suspect has previous convictions for weapons offences and has no fixed…
  17. Israel removes metal detectors from holy site entrance

    07.25 / 02:09 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Israel began removing metal detectors from entrances to a major Jerusalem shrine early Tuesday morning to defuse a crisis over the site that angered the Muslim world and triggered some of the worst Israeli-Palestinian clashes in…
  18. The last orca calf born in captivity at SeaWorld has died

    07.25 / 01:09 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    In response, PETA tweeted about plans for a protest at SeaWorld in San Antonio on…
  19. Boy Scouts boo former Boy Scout Obama, cheer for non-Boy Scout Trump at rally

    07.25 / 01:09 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Trump addressed thousands of Boy Scouts at their annual jamboree in a rally-style speech in West Virginia Monday…
  20. ‘Pharma bro’ Martin Shkreli won’t testify at his fraud trial

    07.25 / 00:46 globalnews.ca Globalnews.ca - World
    Shkreli is being tried for securities fraud in connection with his time at a pharmaceutical company and two hedge funds from 2009 to…