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A mother has been allowed to go to America to kiss and hold her dying toddler son for "one last time" after Donald Trump's travel ban was lifted for her.

The EU has confirmed it is "actively investigating" a potential breach of its diplomatic communications network, following reports that secret cables had been stolen by hackers.

NASA staff data feared stolen as server is hacked

An agency-wide email sent to employees at NASA has warned that one of its servers containing personal information had been hacked.

Dermophis donaldtrumpi: Blind amphibian which burrows named after Donald Trump

A blind amphibian which burrows underground has been named after Donald Trump in reference to his comments over climate change.

Kylie Minogue to play Glastonbury festival's Sunday 'legends' slot

Kylie Minogue says she is "thrilled" after being revealed as the act for next year's Sunday "legends" slot at Glastonbury.

Six baby seals found headless after 'disturbing and brutal' crime in New Zealand

Six baby seals have been found decapitated after what wildlife experts have described as a "disturbing, brutal and violent" crime.

Elon Musk unveils subterranean tube for avoiding Los Angeles traffic

Elon Musk has unveiled his new project - an underground tunnel for cars designed to circumnavigate Los Angeles' infamous rush-hour traffic.

Saudi Arabia condemns US 'interference' over Khashoggi death

Saudi Arabia has rejected the US Senate's conclusion that its crown prince was responsible for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer agree £10bn healthcare merger

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is to merge its consumer healthcare unit with that of rival Pfizer, to create a new market leader with almost £10bn in annual sales.

Trump bans bump stocks after Las Vegas massacre

Donald Trump has banned a device which allows semi-automatic weapons to fire like machine guns, after they were used in the Las Vegas shooting.


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