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A "mini tsunami" has caused flooding on the Spanish islands of Majorca and Menorca.

The Louvre Museum in Paris has infuriated Italians by tweeting a doctored image of the Mona Lisa wearing a French jersey - hours after the country's World Cup win.

Scientists discover 'quadrillion tons of diamond' beneath Earth's surface

Scientists believe there could be more than a quadrillion tons of diamond scattered beneath the Earth's surface.

New spacecraft 'delayed' in latest setback for Russia

Russia's next-generation spacecraft, Federation, is facing more delays and will now not be tested until 2025, according to reports.

British woman impaled by umbrella on windy US beach

A woman from London was impaled by a beach umbrella after it flew towards her due to strong winds on the US east coast, police have said.

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos is richest man in modern history - Bloomberg Billionaires Index

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos is the richest man in modern history with a fortune of $150bn (£113bn).

Usain Bolt in the running to join Australian football team

Usain Bolt is in talks for a six-week trial to play football in Australia, his agent has said.

Horror for Netflix as it misses subscriber targets

Netflix shares plunged in after-hours trading in New York after the company's latest results signalled it was facing stronger competition for customers.

23 injured after lava hits tour boat on Hawaii's Big Island

At least 23 people have been injured after lava smashed through the roof of a tour boat following an explosion in Hawaii.

Donald Trump backs Vladimir Putin against US intelligence agencies over election meddling claims

Donald Trump has flown back to the US and into a furious storm of controversy after suggesting he trusts Vladimir Putin over his own intelligence services.

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