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Listen to News with Tara Benwell

Regular listening practice based on the weekly news, with pre-reading vocab, reading, gap-fill exercise, comprehension quiz and answers.

Each Wednesday, EnglishClub publishes a short audio news report in easy English. With this resource you can practise your listening, reading, writing and even speaking.

dateline: 18 July 2018:
Obama Kicks Off 100th Birthday Celebration for Nelson Mandela

dateline: 11 July 2018:
England Loses to Croatia in World Cup Semi-Final

dateline: 04 July 2018:
More than 100 Politicians Killed Ahead of Mexico Elections

dateline: 29 June 2018:
NEWS QUIZ – June 2018

dateline: 27 June 2018:
Thai Teens Trapped in Flooded Caves

dateline: 20 June 2018:
Japan Fans Tidy Up After World Cup Match

dateline: 13 June 2018:
Trump and Kim Meet Face-to-Face in Singapore

dateline: 06 June 2018:
Whale Dies After Eating More Than 80 Plastic Bags

dateline: 31 May 2018:
NEWS QUIZ – May 2018

dateline: 31 May 2018:
Human “Spiderman” Earns French Citizenship

dateline: 23 May 2018:
Royal Wedding Described as “Diverse” and “Inclusive”

dateline: 16 May 2018:
Internet Divided Over “Yanny” and “Laurel”

dateline: 09 May 2018:
California Mandates Solar Power on New Homes

dateline: 03 May 2018:
French President Has Language Slip-Up in Australia

dateline: 28 April 2018:
NEWS QUIZ – April 2018

dateline: 25 April 2018:
Police Officer Applauded for Not Shooting Toronto Attacker

dateline: 18 April 2018:
Castro Era Comes to a Close

dateline: 11 April 2018:
Dutch Villagers Force Closure of ‘Singing Road’

dateline: 04 April 2018:
Female Shooter Attacks YouTube Headquarters

dateline: 31 March 2018:
NEWS QUIZ – March 2018

dateline: 28 March 2018:
Ski Resorts Blanketed with Orange Snow

dateline: 21 March 2018:
Self-Driving Car Kills Pedestrian

dateline: 14 March 2018:
Stephen Hawking Dies at 76

dateline: 07 March 2018:
Coca-Cola To Launch Alcoholic Drink in Japan

dateline: 28 February 2018:
NEWS QUIZ – February 2018

dateline: 28 February 2018:
High School Students Spark Gun-Control Movement

dateline: 21 February 2018:
Syrian Civilians Trapped in Eastern Ghouta

dateline: 14 February 2018:
Immigration Debate Heats Up with Chloe Kim’s Olympic Gold

dateline: 07 February 2018:
SpaceX CEO Sends Personal Car Into Orbit

dateline: 31 January 2018:
NEWS QUIZ – January 2018

dateline: 31 January 2018:
More Victims Accuse USA Gymnastics Doctor of Abuse

dateline: 24 January 2018:
German Nurse Charged with 97 More Murders

dateline: 17 January 2018:
Hawaii Panics During False Missile Alert

dateline: 10 January 2018:
North and South Korea Meet in DMZ

dateline: 03 January 2018:
China Bans Import of Plastic Waste

dateline: 31 December 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – December 2017

dateline: 27 December 2017:
Western Wall May Get “Trump” Train Station

dateline: 20 December 2017:
“Snowbaby” Born after 24 Years

dateline: 13 December 2017:
Dictionary Chooses “Feminism” as 2017 Word of the Year

dateline: 06 December 2017:
IOC Bans Russia from 2018 Olympic Games

dateline: 30 November 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – November 2017

dateline: 29 November 2017:
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Announce Engagement

dateline: 22 November 2017:
Zimbabwe President Resigns After 37 Years

dateline: 16 November 2017:
15,000 Scientists Issue ‘Warning to Humanity’

dateline: 08 November 2017:
Pope Criticizes Mobile Phone Use

dateline: 01 November 2017:
Millions Close to Starvation in Congo

dateline: 29 October 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – October 2017

dateline: 25 October 2017:
Chinese University Uses Facial Recognition for Attendance

dateline: 18 October 2017:
Rohingya Muslims Continue To Flee Myanmar

dateline: 11 October 2017:
Worst US Mass Shooting Puzzles Investigators

dateline: 04 October 2017:
Catalan Voters Seek Independence from Spain

dateline: 28 September 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – September 2017

dateline: 27 September 2017:
Saudi Women Granted Right to Drive

dateline: 20 September 2017:
Cyclist Makes it Around the World in 78 Days

dateline: 13 September 2017:
Hurricane Irma Batters Caribbean Islands

dateline: 06 September 2017:
Banned Drinker Register Commences in Australia’s Northern Territory

dateline: 31 August 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – August 2017

dateline: 30 August 2017:
Hurricane Harvey Devastates Texas

dateline: 23 August 2017:
Turkey Dropping Evolution From Curriculum

dateline: 16 August 2017:
Chinese Man Says Thank You With 5,000 Bowls Of Noodles

dateline: 09 August 2017:
Teenage Migrants Drowned By Smuggler

dateline: 02 August 2017:
Dozens Rescued in Germany After Cable Car Accident

dateline: 31 July 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – July 2017

dateline: 26 July 2017:
British Parents Give Up Legal Battle to Move Baby Charlie

dateline: 19 July 2017:
Canal Swimming Pools Open in Paris

dateline: 12 July 2017:
Massive Iceberg Breaks Off Antarctic Ice Shelf

dateline: 05 July 2017:
North Korea Tests Intercontinental Missile

dateline: 30 June 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – June 2017

dateline: 28 June 2017:
Drug Addiction in Iran Has Doubled

dateline: 21 June 2017:
UN Reports Record Number of Displaced People

dateline: 14 June 2017:
12 Die in London Apartment Fire

dateline: 07 June 2017:
Trump Pulls Out of Paris Agreement

dateline: 31 May 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – MAY 2017

dateline: 31 May 2017:
Great White Shark Jumps Onto Fishing Boat

dateline: 24 May 2017:
22 Killed at Ariana Grande Concert in Manchester

dateline: 17 May 2017:
Japan’s Imperial Family Continues to Shrink

dateline: 10 May 2017:
Venezuela Releases Data on Health Crisis

dateline: 03 May 2017:
Turkey Blocks Wikipedia

dateline: 30 April 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – APRIL 2017

dateline: 26 April 2017:
Beer Yoga Is a New Fitness Trend

dateline: 19 April 2017:
Coral Reef Bleaching Alarms Scientists

dateline: 12 April 2017:
Passenger Forcibly Removed from Overbooked Flight

dateline: 05 April 2017:
NHL Won’t Participate in 2018 Olympics

dateline: 30 March 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – MARCH 2017

dateline: 29 March 2017:
UK Officially Triggers Brexit

dateline: 22 March 2017:
Sesame Street Introduces Muppet with Autism

dateline: 15 March 2017:
Disney Refuses to Censor Beauty and the Beast

dateline: 08 March 2017:
International Women’s Day Inspires Labour Strike

dateline: 01 March 2017:
Oscars Has Most Embarrassing Moment

dateline: 27 February 2017:
NEWS QUIZ – FEBRUARY 2017

dateline: 22 February 2017:
7 Earth-Sized Planets Discovered

dateline: 08 February 2017:
Day Care Tells Parents To Get Off Their Phones

dateline: 01 February 2017:
Syrian Refugees Banned from Entering US

dateline: 01 February 2017:
Pakistan Court Bans Valentine’s Day

dateline: 31 January 2017:
NEW QUIZ – JANUARY 2017

dateline: 25 January 2017:
Usain Bolt Stripped of Relay Gold

dateline: 18 January 2017:
Massive Women’s March Organized for Trump’s First Day

dateline: 12 January 2017:
Canadian Police Force Considers Name & Shame Program

dateline: 05 January 2017:
New Year’s Fireworks Blamed for Sharp Rise in Pollution

dateline: 28 December 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – DECEMBER 2016

dateline: 28 December 2016:
World Mourns Beloved Star Wars Princess

dateline: 22 December 2016:
Aleppo Evacuation Nearly Complete

dateline: 14 December 2016:
Baby Born From Frozen Ovary Tissue

dateline: 07 December 2016:
Sri Lanka Abandons Giant Christmas Tree Project

dateline: 30 November 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – NOVEMBER 2016

dateline: 30 November 2016:
UK’s New 5 Pound Note Contains Animal Fat

dateline: 23 November 2016:
10 Writers Invited to French Castle for NaNoWriMo

dateline: 16 November 2016:
Dead Sea Swim Raises Environmental Awareness

dateline: 09 November 2016:
America Elects Donald Trump for President

dateline: 02 November 2016:
Mysterious Green Light Over Japan

dateline: 27 October 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – OCTOBER 2016

dateline: 27 October 2016:
Science Clears Name of “Patient Zero”

dateline: 19 October 2016:
Thailand Begins Year-Long Mourning for King

dateline: 12 October 2016:
Creepy Clown Hoax Becomes Epidemic

dateline: 05 October 2016:
Mass Protests in Poland Over Abortion Ban

dateline: 29 September 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – SEPTEMBER 2016

dateline: 28 September 2016:
US Presidential Debate Breaks TV Record

dateline: 21 September 2016:
Hamdog Is World’s First Patented Burger

dateline: 14 September 2016:
Russian Scientists Surrounded by Polar Bears

dateline: 07 September 2016:
Impeached Brazilian President Leaves Palace

dateline: 31 August 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – AUGUST 2016

dateline: 31 August 2016:
John Lennon’s Killer Denied Parole

dateline: 24 August 2016:
Historic Town Destroyed in Italy Earthquake

dateline: 17 August 2016:
French Pole Vaulter Booed By Brazilian Fans

dateline: 10 August 2016:
Pools Turn Green at Rio Olympics

dateline: 03 August 2016:
China Showcases Elevated Bus

dateline: 31 July 2016:
NEW QUIZ – JULY 2016

dateline: 27 July 2016:
India Proposes New Child Labour Bill

dateline: 20 July 2016:
Thousands Arrested after Failed Coup in Turkey

dateline: 13 July 2016:
“Pokémon Go” Takes World by Storm

dateline: 06 July 2016:
Canadian Prime Minister Marches In Pride Parade

dateline: 30 June 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – JUNE 2016

dateline: 29 June 2016:
UK Votes to Leave EU

dateline: 23 June 2016:
UK to Vote in Historic Brexit Referendum

dateline: 15 June 2016:
49 Killed in Florida Mass Shooting

dateline: 08 June 2016:
France Launches Terror Alert App

dateline: 01 June 2016:
Boy Falls into Cincinnati Gorilla Enclosure

dateline: 31 May 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – MAY 2016

dateline: 25 May 2016:
Cuba To Legalize Small and Medium Businesses

dateline: 18 May 2016:
Musicians Boycott North Carolina Over Bathroom Law

dateline: 11 May 2016:
2,400 Homes Burn in Canadian Wildfire

dateline: 04 May 2016:
Donald Trump’s Rivals Drop Out of Race

dateline: 29 April 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – APRIL 2016

dateline: 28 April 2016:
Prince Had No Will

dateline: 21 April 2016:
Mass Murderer Wins Human Rights Case

dateline: 13 April 2016:
Bank Robbers in Tinfoil Suits Caught on Camera

dateline: 07 April 2016:
Nigerian Doctor Leads Campaign to Ban Church Births

dateline: 31 March 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – MARCH 2016

dateline: 30 March 2016:
Egyptian Hijacker Had Fake Suicide Belt

dateline: 24 March 2016:
31 Killed In Brussels Terror Attacks

dateline: 16 March 2016:
Artist Blindfolds Statues in Brazil

dateline: 09 March 2016:
Maria Sharapova Fails Drug Test

dateline: 02 March 2016:
Apple Battles FBI Over Privacy

dateline: 28 February 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – FEBRUARY 2016

dateline: 24 February 2016:
Chinese Dog Thieves Return Guide Dog With Note

dateline: 16 February 2016:
Jet Turns Back After Laser Incident

dateline: 10 February 2016:
US Senator Celebrates Start of a Political Revolution

dateline: 02 February 2016:
WHO Declares Zika Virus a Global Emergency

dateline: 30 January 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – JANUARY 2016

dateline: 27 January 2016:
Scientists Bringing Zebra Cousin Back From Extinction

dateline: 20 January 2016:
World’s Oldest Man Dies at 112

dateline: 13 January 2016:
David Bowie Leaves Parting Gift for His Fans

dateline: 06 January 2016:
Obama in Tears Over Gun Control

dateline: 30 December 2015:
NEWS QUIZ – DECEMBER 2015

dateline: 29 December 2015:
Smog Causes Driving Ban in Italy

dateline: 22 December 2015:
Wrong Woman Declared Winner at Miss Universe Pageant

dateline: 15 December 2015:
Canada Welcomes Syrian Refugees

dateline: 08 December 2015:
Boy Fishes Money from the Danube River

dateline: 01 December 2015:
World Leaders Meet for Historic Climate Change Talks

dateline: 30 November 2015:
NEWS QUIZ – NOVEMBER 2015

dateline: 24 November 2015:
Tears of Joy Emoji is Word of the Year (2015)

dateline: 17 November 2015:
Paris Terror Attacks Mean France Is at War

dateline: 10 November 2015:
Russia Accused of State-Supported Doping Program

dateline: 03 November 2015:
China Shifts to Two-Child Policy

dateline: 27 October 2015:
NEWS QUIZ – OCTOBER 2015

dateline: 27 October 2015:
WHO Says Processed Meat is Carcinogenic

dateline: 20 October 2015:
Bananas Threatened by Fungal Disease

dateline: 13 October 2015:
Sweden Experimenting with a 6-Hour Work Day

dateline: 06 October 2015:
McDonald’s Is Modernizing Guest Services

dateline: 29 September 2015:
Volkswagen Caught Cheating on Emissions Tests

dateline: 22 September 2015:
New Zealand Zoo Will Not Euthanize Tiger

dateline: 15 September 2015:
Java Teens Banned From Dating After Sunset

dateline: 08 September 2015:
Egyptian Billionaire Wants To Buy Island For Refugees

dateline: 01 September 2015:
American Journalists Murdered On Live TV

dateline: 25 August 2015:
Deleted Tweet Collectors Blocked

dateline: 18 August 2015:
Bomb Explodes in Bangkok

dateline: 11 August 2015:
70 Years After Nagasaki Bombing

dateline: 04 August 2015:
NFL Hires First Female Coach

dateline: 28 July 2015:
Australia To Kill 2 Million Cats

dateline: 21 July 2015:
Surfing Competition Ends After Shark Attack

dateline: 14 July 2015:
Russia Opens Military Theme Park

dateline: 07 July 2015:
Greece Votes “No” to Bailout

dateline: 30 June 2015:
Same-Sex Marriage Legal Across US

dateline: 23 June 2015:
Disgruntled Ex Cuts Belongings in Half

dateline: 16 June 2015:
Foo Fighters’ Singer Finishes Concert with Broken Leg

dateline: 09 June 2015:
The Decline of Voice Mail

dateline: 02 June 2015:
Public Smoking Banned in Beijing

dateline: 26 May 2015:
Ireland Votes ‘Yes’ to Same-Sex Marriage

dateline: 19 May 2015:
Pope Has Serious Peace Talk With Kids

dateline: 12 May 2015:
6,000 Chinese Employees Vacation Together

dateline: 05 May 2015:
Drone Footage Captures Antarctica Like Never Before

dateline: 28 April 2015:
Earthquake Devastates Nepal

dateline: 21 April 2015:
Migrants Dying at Sea

dateline: 14 April 2015:
Australia to Enforce Strict Immunisation Policy

dateline: 07 April 2015:
German Co-Pilot Was Suffering from Depression

dateline: 31 March 2015:
New York Roller Coaster Breaks Down

dateline: 24 March 2015:
Singapore Says Goodbye to Founding Father

dateline: 17 March 2015:
Putin Appears After Absence

dateline: 10 March 2015:
Couple Cancels Big Wedding For Kindness Tour

dateline: 03 March 2015:
The Sound of Music Turns 50

dateline: 24 February 2015:
Birdman Wins Best Picture

dateline: 17 February 2015:
109-Year-Old Man Knits Sweaters for Penguins

dateline: 09 February 2015:
Kanye West Steals The Limelight at the Grammys

dateline: 03 February 2015:
Bullet-proof Fashion Store Opens in the Netherlands

dateline: 27 January 2015:
North Korea Hiring English Teachers

dateline: 20 January 2015:
The Richest 1% Are Getting Richer

dateline: 13 January 2015:
Unity Marches Follow Media Massacre in France

dateline: 06 January 2015:
Heart Emoji is Top English “Word”

dateline: 30 December 2014:
‘The Interview’ Tops Charts on Christmas Day

dateline: 23 December 2014:
US and Cuba Restoring Relations

dateline: 16 December 2014:
Hostage Situation Ends at Australia Cafe

dateline: 09 December 2014:
Snowden Accepts Award via Video

dateline: 02 December 2014:
New Star Wars Trailer Released

dateline: 25 November 2014:
Venice Bans Wheeled Suitcases

dateline: 18 November 2014:
Napoleon’s Hat Auctioned Off

dateline: 11 November 2014:
Irish Teacher Denied Job Due to “Alcoholism”

dateline: 04 November 2014:
Jupiter Stares Back at NASA

dateline: 28 October 2014:
Terrorist Kills Soldier in Canada’s Capital

dateline: 21 October 2014:
Apple Pay Rolls Out In US

dateline: 14 October 2014:
Disease Detectives Investigate Ebola Breach

dateline: 07 October 2014:
Man Rescued From Floating Bubble

dateline: 30 September 2014:
NEWS QUIZ – SEPTEMBER 2014

dateline: 30 September 2014:
Scientists Design Real-Life Invisibility Cloak

dateline: 23 September 2014:
Scotland Votes Not To Separate

dateline: 16 September 2014:
Microsoft Acquires Minecraft

dateline: 09 September 2014:
Dog Ate 43.5 Socks

dateline: 02 September 2014:
Chibatman Becomes Internet Superhero

dateline: 26 August 2014:
Independent Film Festival Shut Down In China

dateline: 19 August 2014:
Robin Williams Had Parkinson’s Disease

dateline: 12 August 2014:
Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

dateline: 05 August 2014:
Robot Hitchhikes Across Canada

dateline: 29 July 2014:
Monaco Has The Most Millionaires

dateline: 22 July 2014:
Malaysia Airlines Plane Shot Down

dateline: 15 July 2014:
Germany Wins 2014 World Cup

dateline: 08 July 2014:
Electronic Devices Must Be Charged To Fly To US

dateline: 01 July 2014:
World Cup Athletes Consider Fasting During Ramadan

dateline: 24 June 2014:
Katy Perry Offers Service To Hillary Clinton

dateline: 17 June 2014:
Magic Spray Used At World Cup

dateline: 10 June 2014:
1,600 Pandas Arrive At Hong Kong Airport

dateline: 03 June 2014:
The Right To Be Forgotten By Google

dateline: 27 May 2014:
Pizza Delivered By Drone

dateline: 20 May 2014:
Heaviest Dinosaur Discovered

dateline: 13 May 2014:
NFL Drafts First Openly Gay Player

dateline: 06 May 2014:
Afghan Village Declared Mass Graveyard

dateline: 29 April 2014:
Love Lock Ritual May End in Paris

dateline: 22 April 2014:
Divers Search Sunken South Korea Ferry

dateline: 14 April 2014:
Heartbleed Bug Threatens Internet Security

dateline: 08 April 2014:
EU Satellite System Will Monitor Earth’s Health

dateline: 01 April 2014:
Tigers Slaughtered For Entertainment Purposes

dateline: 24 March 2014:
Twitter Blocked In Turkey

dateline: 18 March 2014:
Baby Hatch Closes In China

dateline: 11 March 2014:
No Trace Of Malaysian Airliner

dateline: 04 March 2014:
Man Wakes Up In Body Bag

dateline: 25 February 2014:
Political Crisis In Ukraine

dateline: 18 February 2014:
Winter Storms Hit Japan

dateline: 11 February 2014:
Olympic Dogs Saved By Billionaire

dateline: 04 February 2014:
New Internet Suffixes To Hit The Market

dateline: 28 January 2014:
Mother Gives Birth On Sled

dateline: 21 January 2014:
South Korea Faces Major Credit Card Hack

dateline: 14 January 2014:
Black Rhino Permit Auctioned Off

dateline: 07 January 2014:
Deep Freeze Spreads Across US

dateline: 31 December 2013:
China Eases Population Control

dateline: 24 December 2013:
Russian Punk Band Members Released

dateline: 17 December 2013:
Chinese Probe Makes Lunar Landing

dateline: 10 December 2013:
World Mourns Nelson Mandela

dateline: 03 December 2013:
Fast And Furious Star Dies In Car Crash

dateline: 26 November 2013:
Domestic Violence Policy Coming To England And Wales

dateline: 19 November 2013:
Batkid Captivates San Francisco

dateline: 12 November 2013:
Typhoon Devastates The Philippines

dateline: 05 November 2013:
YouTube Holds Inaugural Music Awards

dateline: 29 October 2013:
Mexico Considers Soda Pop Tax

dateline: 22 October 2013:
Polio Outbreak Feared In Syria

dateline: 15 October 2013:
Malala Visits The White House

dateline: 08 October 2013:
Death Toll Rises After Migrant Shipwreck

dateline: 01 October 2013:
Saudi Women Seek Right To Drive

dateline: 24 September 2013:
Costa Concordia Set Upright

dateline: 17 September 2013:
Long-Named Hawaiian Woman Wins ID Battle

dateline: 10 September 2013:
Tokyo To Host 2020 Olympic Games

dateline: 03 September 2013:
Woman Completes Cuba To Florida Swim

dateline: 27 August 2013:
US Says Chemical Weapons Used In Syria

dateline: 20 August 2013:
Volcanic Ash Covers Japanese City

dateline: 13 August 2013:
Subsidized Food Plan Proposed In India

dateline: 06 August 2013:
US Embassies Closed Due To Terror Threat

dateline: 30 July 2013:
American Golfer Chooses Family First

dateline: 23 July 2013:
Duchess Kate Gives Birth To Baby Boy

dateline: 16 July 2013:
Missing Canadians Presumed Dead In Runaway Train Accident

dateline: 09 July 2013:
Two English Learners Die In Airline Crash

dateline: 02 July 2013:
Chinese Law Says People Must Visit Elderly Parents

dateline: 25 June 2013:
80,000 Rescued From Floods In India

dateline: 18 June 2013:
Brazil Vows To Clean Up Rio’s Shanty Towns

dateline: 11 June 2013:
Naked Cyclists Rally In Mexico City

dateline: 04 June 2013:
Protests Continue In Turkey

dateline: 28 May 2013:
Brave Woman Confronts Terrorists

dateline: 21 May 2013:
Angelina Jolie Has Double Mastectomy

dateline: 14 May 2013:
Kidnapped Women Free After 10 Years

dateline: 07 May 2013:
3D Printed Gun Tested In US

dateline: 30 April 2013:
Garment Factory Collapses in Bangladesh

dateline: 23 April 2013:
Boston Marathon Manhunt Concludes

dateline: 16 April 2013:
Wrist Scans Reveal Overage Football Players

dateline: 09 April 2013:
Former UK PM Margaret Thatcher Dies

dateline: 02 April 2013:
Private Daily Newspapers Return To Burma

dateline: 26 March 2013:
Demonstrators Protest Same-Sex Marriage and Adoption

dateline: 19 March 2013:
New Pontiff Calls Himself ‘Pope Francis’

dateline: 12 March 2013:
Sharks Force Spring Break Beach Closures

dateline: 05 March 2013:
Married Couple Wanted For Mars Flyby

dateline: 26 February 2013:
New Language Checks For Doctors In UK

dateline: 19 February 2013:
Meteor Explodes Over Russia

dateline: 12 February 2013:
Hindu Pilgrims Killed In Stampede

dateline: 05 February 2013:
Match-Fixing Rampant In Football

dateline: 29 January 2013:
Hundreds Die In Brazil Nightclub Fire

dateline: 22 January 2013:
Algerian Hostage Crisis Ends

dateline: 15 January 2013:
Cubans Get Freedom Of Movement

dateline: 08 January 2013:
Nations Expect 2013 Cyberattacks

dateline: 01 January 2013:
Protests In India After Gang Rape

dateline: 25 December 2012:
World Survives Doomsday

dateline: 18 December 2012:
26 Killed In Connecticut School Shooting

dateline: 11 December 2012:
Australian DJs Apologize For Hoax

dateline: 04 December 2012:
Prince William And Duchess Kate Are Expecting

dateline: 27 November 2012:
Missing Island in Coral Sea

dateline: 20 November 2012:
Israel-Gaza Conflict Escalates

dateline: 13 November 2012:
Barack Obama Re-elected As President

dateline: 06 November 2012:
Blindfolded Boy Chooses Next Egyptian Pope

dateline: 30 October 2012:
Americans Brace For Hurricane Sandy

dateline: 23 October 2012:
Ivory Seizure Worth Millions

dateline: 16 October 2012:
Skydiver Breaks The Speed Of Sound

dateline: 09 October 2012:
“Gangnam Style” Artist To Release English Single

dateline: 02 October 2012:
UN Warns About Demographic Shift

dateline: 25 September 2012:
Arctic Ice Hits Record Low

dateline: 18 September 2012:
Protests Escalate Over Anti-Islam Film

dateline: 11 September 2012:
US Broadcaster Criticized for Paralympics Coverage

dateline: 04 September 2012:
Organic Foods Have Same Nutritional Value

dateline: 28 August 2012:
Lance Armstrong Gives Up Doping Fight

dateline: 21 August 2012:
Limbless Swimmer Links Five Continents

dateline: 14 August 2012:
Twin Earthquakes Hit Iran

dateline: 07 August 2012:
Michael Phelps Becomes Most Decorated Olympian

dateline: 31 July 2012:
Soldiers Fill Empty Seats At Olympic Games

dateline: 24 July 2012:
Gunman Terrorizes Moviegoers At Batman Film

dateline: 17 July 2012:
Google Executive Becomes Yahoo CEO

dateline: 10 July 2012:
Disney Comes To North Korea

dateline: 03 July 2012:
Spain Wins 2012 Euro Cup

dateline: 26 June 2012:
Egypt Celebrates First Freely Elected President

dateline: 19 June 2012:
Daredevil Makes History Over Niagara Falls

dateline: 12 June 2012:
Manhunt For Canadian Killer Ends In Berlin

dateline: 05 June 2012:
River Pageant Celebrates Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

dateline: 29 May 2012:
Disappointing Week After Facebook IPO

dateline: 22 May 2012:
Italian University To Become English

dateline: 15 May 2012:
Asian Nations Begin Free-Trade Talk

dateline: 08 May 2012:
Putin Reclaims Russian Presidency

dateline: 01 May 2012:
NYC Tower Surpasses Empire State Building

dateline: 24 April 2012:
Super-Energy-Saving Bulb Released on Earth Day

dateline: 17 April 2012:
Japan’s “Black Widow” Sentenced To Death

dateline: 10 April 2012:
Canadian Penny To Be Phased Out

dateline: 03 April 2012:
Pilot Meltdown Results In Emergency Landing

dateline: 27 March 2012:
“Titanic” Director Takes Deep Sea Voyage

dateline: 20 March 2012:
Belgium Mourns Bus Crash Victims

dateline: 13 March 2012:
US Soldier Murders 16 in Afghanistan

dateline: 06 March 2012:
US Midwest Devastated by Tornadoes

dateline: 28 February 2012:
Osama Bin Laden’s Compound Demolished

dateline: 21 February 2012:
Hundreds Die In Honduras Prison Fire

dateline: 14 February 2012:
54th Grammys Dedicated To Whitney Houston

dateline: 07 February 2012:
Cold Snap Hits Europe

dateline: 31 January 2012:
Afghan Family Convicted of Honour Killings in Canada

dateline: 24 January 2012:
Baby Boom Expected For Year Of The Dragon

dateline: 17 January 2012:
Cruise Ship Disaster in Italy

dateline: 10 January 2012:
Bungee Jumper Survives New Year’s Accident

dateline: 03 January 2012:
Syrian Crisis Monitored By Arab League

dateline: 27 December 2011:
Brazil’s Economy Overtakes UK’s

dateline: 20 December 2011:
Final US Troops Leave Iraq

dateline: 13 December 2011:
North Korea Calls Tree Lighting ‘Propaganda’

dateline: 06 December 2011:
Thousands Evacuated In Germany Due To WWII Bombs

dateline: 29 November 2011:
US Pakistan Relations Worsen

dateline: 22 November 2011:
Cigarette Giant Sues Australian Government

dateline: 15 November 2011:
Mario Monti To Replace Italy’s Prime Minister

dateline: 08 November 2011:
Balloons Replace Grenades In Nairobi

dateline: 01 November 2011:
Occupy Protests Become A Movement

dateline: 25 October 2011:
Mass Killings Discovered After Gaddafi’s Death

dateline: 18 October 2011:
Bystanders Pass By Toddler After Hit And Run

dateline: 11 October 2011:
Apple Fans Mourn The Loss Of Steve Jobs

dateline: 04 October 2011:
Amanda Knox Acquitted

dateline: 27 September 2011:
Last Bullfight In Catalonia

dateline: 20 September 2011:
Violence Escalates In Yemen

dateline: 13 September 2011:
9/11 Memorial Opens To Public

dateline: 06 September 2011:
Bolivia Holds ‘Day Of The Pedestrian’

dateline: 30 August 2011:
Beyoncé Reveals Baby Bump

dateline: 23 August 2011:
400 Entries Added To 100-Year-Old Dictionary

dateline: 16 August 2011:
High Profile Judge Murdered In Brazil

dateline: 09 August 2011:
US Credit Rating Downgraded

dateline: 02 August 2011:
Passengers Survive Crash Landing In Guyana

dateline: 26 July 2011:
Norway Attacked By Terrorist

dateline: 19 July 2011:
Japan Wins Women’s World Cup

dateline: 12 July 2011:
“News Of The World” Shuts Down

dateline: 05 July 2011:
Thailand Elects First Female Prime Minister

dateline: 28 June 2011:
Man Pays 1.8 Million for Michael Jackson’s Thriller Jacket

dateline: 21 June 2011:
Iceland Using Social Media to Rebuild Constitution

dateline: 14 June 2011:
Contortionist Arrested in Spain

dateline: 07 June 2011:
Four-Year-Old’s Paintings Worth $10,000

dateline: 31 May 2011:
E. Coli Outbreak Leaves Hundreds Ill In Germany

dateline: 24 May 2011:
Toddler Dies After Being Left In Hot Car

dateline: 17 May 2011:
Kenya’s Marathon Star Falls to his Death

dateline: 10 May 2011:
Canadian Survives 49 Days in the Wilderness

dateline: 03 May 2011:
US Government Claims To Have Killed Osama Bin Laden

dateline: 26 April 2011:
Colonel Gaddafi’s Compound Destroyed

dateline: 20 April 2011:
London Orchestra To Record Anthems

dateline: 12 April 2011:
World Bank Wants to Refocus Aid

dateline: 05 April 2011:
Air France Wreckage Found

dateline: 29 March 2011:
Thousands of Migrants Flee to Italy

dateline: 22 March 2011:
Famous Polar Bear ‘Knut’ Dies Suddenly

dateline: 15 March 2011:
Death Toll Climbs after Japan Earthquake

dateline: 08 March 2011:
1 Million Books Given Away

dateline: 01 March 2011:
Dramatic Finish at World’s First Robot Marathon

dateline: 22 February 2011:
Libyans Next to Seek Freedom

dateline: 15 February 2011:
China Officially Passes Japan as No. 2 Economy

dateline: 08 February 2011:
Christina Aguilera Flubs Anthem at Superbowl

dateline: 31 January 2011:
Egyptians Call for Million Man March

dateline: 24 January 2011:
Report Warns Global Hunger is Imminent

dateline: 17 January 2011:
Worst Natural Disaster in Australian History

dateline: 10 January 2011:
US Congresswoman Shot in the Head

dateline: 03 January 2011:
New Year’s Bomb Explodes in Egypt


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