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Here's a top 10 of world news items, in English. We're aiming at providing an unbiased view on global news, mixing together news sources from the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

01

Juan Guaidó: US backs opposition leader as Venezuela president

Donald Trump's move comes as tens of thousands of Venezuelans take part in anti-government protests. (BBC News 24/01 00:38)

» Juan Guaidó: US backs opposition leader as Venezuela president (BBC News 24/01 00:38)
» Trump backs Venezuelan opposition leader as president (CNN 24/01 00:00)
» In Venezuela, Opposition Leader Juan Guaidó Declares Himself Interim President (NPR 23/01 22:56)
» Donald Trump recognizes Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido as interim president (UPI 23/01 20:28)
» Venezuelan Opposition Leader Guaidó Declares Himself President, With U.S. Backing (NPR 23/01 18:42)

» BBC News  CNN  NPR  UPI  NPR  France 24  CNN  

02

Locked out of House by Pelosi, Trump vows State of Union alternative

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would hold an alternative event to the State of the Union address after Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi barred him from speaking in the House of Representatives until the partial government shutdown ends. (Reuters 23/01 23:06)

» CNN  Google News  Reuters  UPI  

03

Nurse arrested over US care home patient pregnancy

Nathan Sutherland, 36, is arrested on sexual assault charges after a vulnerable woman gives birth. (BBC News 23/01 23:34)

» BBC News  Google News  UPI  

04

Cohen delays House testimony, citing threats from Trump

President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen announced he is postponing his public congressional testimony that was scheduled for February 7, citing "ongoing threats against his family." (CNN 23/01 23:18)

» CNN  Google News  Reuters  UPI  

05

5 people shot dead in hostage situation at Florida bank

Highlands County Commissioner Don Elwell said that multiple people have been shot in a "hostage situation" at a SunTrust Bank in Sebring, Florida. (CNN 24/01 00:33)

» CNN  


06

House committee to investigate White House security clearances

The House Committee on Oversight and Reform will investigate how White House workers obtain security clearances, its chairman said Wednesday. (UPI 23/01 19:34)

» CNN  UPI  

07

Highlights: Serena Williams knocked out of Australian Open by Karolina Pliskova after holding match points

Serena Williams misses four match points as Czech seventh seed Karolina Pliskova wins the final six games to reach the Australian Open semi-finals in Melbourne. (BBC News 23/01 18:21)

» BBC News  Google News  

08

Student who 'faced off' with native American elder says he's being misjudged

Nick Sandmann, the Catholic school student in the center of the viral video showing him facing off with a native American elder, spoke for the first time to the "Today" show Wednesday, saying, "People have judged me based off one expression." (CNN 23/01 20:18)

» CNN  

09

Emiliano Sala: Search for missing footballer's plane postponed

Police say a nine-hour search finds no trace of the plane carrying Emiliano Sala and a pilot. (BBC News 23/01 19:17)

» BBC News  

10

China Arrests Democracy Advocate Yang Hengjun Following Flight From New York

Friends say they're worried for the safety of the Chinese-Australian writer and former diplomat whose push for political change earned him the nickname "the democracy peddler." (NPR 23/01 14:47)

» NPR  


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