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Uber's airport service in Madrid under attack from town hall

The city of Madrid has asked Spain's anti-trust watchdog to investigate whether Uber's new airport transport service violates fair competition laws

BBC women demand action on gender pay gap now, not in future

Prominent women at the BBC want the broadcaster's gender pay gap to be resolved now rather than in several years

Layoffs begin at factory Trump helped save

Donald Trump helped convince Carrier not to move its Indianpolis furnace plant to Mexico, but now the company is eliminating hundreds of jobs. CNN's Martin Savidge has the story.

This American Car Company Is Trying To Get Rid of…

Ford Motor Company has hired a team of experts to help them eliminate the iconic "new car smell" for cars being sold in China. TC Newman has the story.

Metal Detectors Lead To Violence Between Israelis…

At least six people are dead after new security measures sparked a day of violence in East Jerusalem and the West Bank.

UAE official: Qatar must change its ways as part of talks

A top official in the Arab bloc isolating Qatar says the Gulf state needs to change its policies as part of any direct negotiations to resolve the crisis

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Charlie Gard protesters to rally as hospital…

Campaigners who want critically ill baby Charlies Gard to receive experimental treatment are planning a rally and prayer vigil as hospital officials say they have received death threats related to the heartbreaking case

Coffee With Viagra-like Ingredient Is Being…

It’s a real pick me up - but a coffee with a viagra-like ingredient is now being recalled. Buzz60's Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has the full story.

How Donated Bikes Are Putting Education And…

World Bicycle Relief gets bikes to those who need them, which it says can increase access to health care, education and more.

Princes William, Harry remember their final call…

Prince William and Prince Harry are paying tribute to their mother, Princess Diana, as the 20th anniversary of her death in a car crash approaches

Lawmakers herald agreement on sweeping Russia…

Congressional Republicans and Democrats say House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a sweeping Russia sanctions package

Limited-Edition Birkenstocks Are on Sale for…

Birkenstock is selling $799 sandals because it can. They're almost sold out too. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) shows us.

Terror Attacks Worldwide Are Down For Second…

A new report on terrorism from the U.S. State Department says that for the second straight year, terror attacks and deaths are down.

The Latest: Peace 'Quartet' urges restraint in…

The nations that make up the international "Quartet" of Mideast peacemakers say they are concerned about "escalating tensions and violent clashes" in and around the Old City of Jerusalem

Strong aftershocks test nerves on Greek island…

Two strong aftershocks have hit the Greek island of Kos _ measuring 4.4 and 4.6 magnitude _ prompting residents and tourists to flee their buildings

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Why Use The Alphabet When Apple Has Given Us New…

Apple has unveiled new emojis that include yogis, breastfeeding moms, and zombies.

Rohingya Refugees Flee Myanmar For Bangladesh But…

Those on the ground in Bangladesh's Rohingya refugee camps cite violence and other concerns.

Tehran seeks release of detained Iranian citizens in US

Iran's semi-official Tasnim news agency is saying Tehran has demanded the United States release detained Iranian citizens

UK to tighten rules on drones after near-misses…

British officials have announced plans to regulate drone use in a bid to prevent accidents and threats to commercial aviation

Emma Watson Begs 34 Million Facebook Followers…

Actress Emma Watson turned to social media to offer a reward for finding a lost precious gift from her mother.

World's Authorities Shut Down Internet's Largest…

AlphaBay was billed as an anonymous way for buyers and sellers to interact. It used the Tor network designed to encrypt user information.

The Latest: German girl found in Mosul is in good…

Iraqi intelligence and investigative officials say a German teenager who was found in Iraq after running away from home after converting to Islam a year ago is in good health

Bodies buried after being missing in Swiss Alps…

A Swiss couple whose bodies were found on an Alpine glacier after they went missing for nearly 75 years has been buried in Switzerland

Say Hello To Trainy McTrainface, 'Cousin' Of…

MTR Express, a railway company in Sweden, let the public vote to name some of its new trains.

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Hungary's leader: EU and Soros seek to "Muslimize…

Hungary's radically anti-migration prime minister says European Union leaders and Hungarian-American billionaire George Soros seek a "new, mixed, Muslimized Europe"

US Lifts Airline Laptop Ban But Adds Enhanced…

U.S. officials lifted the ban for Saudia Airlines this week. It was the last of the nine affected airlines to need the OK.