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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's mythical view of presidents past   -80%

AP FACT CHECK: Contrary to Trump's memory, it's not always about 'the economy, stupid'


Does your dinner come from a 'dark kitchen'?  

Deliveroo's "dark kitchens" are workspaces allowing restaurants to meet demand for app deliveries.


Amnesty International report details abuses in kafala system   8%

In a report released Wednesday in conjunction with a new campaign to reform Lebanon's legal framework for migrant domestic workers, Amnesty International found that the kafala sponsorship system had increased the risk that employees would be subject to extensive violations including sexual abuse and labor exploitation.


Gia Giudice petitions President Trump to save her father from deportation   13%

Joe Giudice, whose legal woes were chronicled on Bravo's "The Real Housewives of New Jersey," is set to be deported back to his native Italy.


Beyonc's Netflix concert film Homecoming is $20 million well spent   5%

The first fruit of the pop diva's three-project, $60 million deal with the streaming giant is money well spent.


Millionaire cough scandal 'to be ITV drama'   10%

Acclaimed filmmaker to direct a forthcoming adaptation of James Graham's Quiz for ITV, the BBC understands.


Sri Lanka attacks: CCTV shows suspected Sri Lanka church bomber   21%

A man with a large backpack can be seen walking into St Sebastian's church just before a device is detonated.



Moreno: Assange used to coordinate hackers from the embassy   20%

Ecuador's president is accusing Julian Assange of hosting numerous hackers at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to give them directions on how to propagate information on topics important to the WikiLeaks founder and his financiers


Italian cabinet infighting overshadows growth plan   15%

Italy's government approved an economic growth plan in the early hours of Wednesday after a bad-tempered cabinet meeting that exposed divisions in the ruling coalition and fueled speculation of a government collapse.


UK royals publish photos of Prince Louis to mark first birthday   25%

Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate have released three new photographs of their youngest son, Prince Louis, to mark his first birthday on Tuesday.


The essence of the Monitor refreshed  

Here's why we launched a redesigned look to the weekly magazine.



A Partial To-Do List For Ukraine's President-Elect   10%

The vote tally is nearly over. Now it's time for Volodymyr Zelenskiy to size up the looming issues he will face.


Oil bidding war: Occidental trumps Chevron's deal for Anadarko  


A bidding war has emerged in America's shale oil patch.


Central Park retail assets tipped to reap $170m  

Developers Frasers Property Australia and the Japan's Sekisui House are looking to divest the final retail component of the $2 billion Central Park project in Sydney.


Queen Elizabeth joined by Princess Eugenie for Maundy service at Windsor  

Britain's Queen Elizabeth attended the Maundy service on Thursday accompanied by her granddaughter Princess Eugenie, where the monarch distributed coins to pensioners, an ancient tradition ahead of...


'Yoni Netanyahus mistake nearly led to disaster': U.K. historian sets the record straight on Operation Entebbe  

The PM's slain brother was not a central figure in the operation, Saul David, on whose book the film '7 Days in Entebbe' was based, tells Haaretz


EU ambassador: Trump Cuba policy worries European companies   15%

The Trump administration's crackdown on business with Cuba's communist government is causing unprecedented concern among European companies on the island, according to the European Union's ambassador. "There's enormous worry," Ambassador … Click to Continue »


The Canadian Premier League is coming to CBC Sports   13%


CBC Sports and CBCSports.ca will live stream 20 games of the Canadian Premier League, including the league's inaugural match Apr. 27 at 1 p.m. ET when Hamilton's Forge FC hosts Toronto's York9 FC.


Making peace with a crease: hands on with Samsung's Galaxy Fold   12%

From its camera capabilities to whether you can actually see the fold crease on the screen, this is what to expect from Samsung's first foldable phone.


Greta Thunberg: Teen activist says UK is 'irresponsible' on climate  

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg tells UK politicians a generation's future has been "stolen".


No greater place for honesty than on stage, say comedy stars  

Stephen K. Amos, Phill Jupitus and Effie weigh in on comedy's changing landscape.


Avengers Endgame: The Marvel Cinematic Universe explained  

Want to watch Avengers: Endgame but have no clue what's happening in the MCU? We're here to help.


Sexual violence against women in conflict in the spotlight   -8%

Germany, with the support of actor and activist Angelina Jolie, has forwarded a UN Security Council resolution addressing rape in conflicts — a subject central to one of Germany's best-known wartime novels.


President George W. Bush proudly displays paintings of world leaders  

You're either with these paintings, or against them: Olmert, Putin, Merkel, Singh, Dalai Lama, among others, inspire Bush's art.


Bridgeland unveils plans for linear park   -30%

Howard Hughes Corp. announced plans to build Parkland Common, a linear park
system in Bridgeland's Parkland Village neighborhood.


New indictment expands case against Nissan ex-chair Ghosn   -2%

Japanese prosecutors said Monday they have indicted Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn with additional charges of breach of trust, with his alleged misconduct expanding further outside Japan.


For first time, Israeli artist wins top British portrait award  

The art prize, which includes a $47,500 cash stipend, was presented to Matan Ben-Cnaan at London's National Portrait Gallery during a ceremony on Tuesday.


Philadelphia 76ers dump Brooklyn Nets to advance in NBA playoffs  

Ben Simmons and the Philadelphia 76ers have demolished the Brooklyn Nets to book a place in the NBA's eastern conference semi-finals against the Toronto Raptors.


Jussie Smollett lawyers sued by alleged hoax accomplices   -10%

Two brothers involved in Jussie Smollett's Chicago alleged hate-crime hoax sued the "Empire" actor's lawyers on Tuesday, accusing them of defamation for insisting they had "criminally attacked" the actor even after police concluded otherwise.


Palestinian-American debut novel drives home the trauma of exile   50%

Hala Alyan's 'Salt Houses' is a family saga, although even the word 'saga' may be overly grand, since none of its characters are the makers of history: They are history’s victims.


'I was hanging out with the wrong people': How Pie Maynard shaped up  

Brayden Maynard has become a mainstay of Collingwood's defence, but things might have been different had he not heeded advice from captain Scott Pendlebury.


MP Johnny Mercer's salary funded by failed bond scheme marketing agent  

Johnny Mercer's salary was funded by Surge Financial, which marketed the collapsed LCF bond scheme.


These are the Jews who made it into Time Magazine's 100 most influential people list   26%

'Sufficient numbers of Israelis believe Netanyahu is the nation’s indispensable man,' Time columnist writes in entry on Israel's newly reelected premier


NSW church restoration grants pip environment and Aboriginal heritage   -7%

Church restoration projects have emerged as the largest single target of community grants from the NSW government's Office of Environment & Heritage (OEH), eclipsing funds for environment and Aboriginal Heritage.


The Daily 202: Trump looks to defuse trade wars as 2020 nears, deploying Pence to Michigan and Mnuchin to China  


A new study shows how the president's tariffs have hurt American consumers.


UK could give Huawei a limited role in building its 5G networks  


The United Kingdom has reportedly settled on a compromise over Huawei's role in the country's 5G networks that appears aimed at pleasing both Washington and Beijing.