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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.


Tillerson retreats on offer of unconditional North Korea talks

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stepped back from previous comments and said North Korea must earn the right to negotiate with the United States. (MSNBC 16/12 00:45)

» North Korea must earn right to talks, says US Secretary of State Tillerson (BBC News 15/12 23:02)
» Tillerson: 'North Korea must earn its way back to the table' (CNN 15/12 19:27)
» Tillerson adjusts rhetoric on talks with North Korea - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Google News 16/12 10:27)
» Tillerson retreats on offer of unconditional North Korea talks (MSNBC 16/12 00:45)
» Tillerson: North Korea 'must earn its way back' to negotiations (UPI 15/12 21:57)

» BBC News  CNN  Google News  MSNBC  UPI  


Will Gompertz reviews Star Wars: The Last Jedi ★★★★☆

Is the Force still with the franchise? (BBC News 16/12 00:55)

» BBC News  CNN  MSNBC  Time Magazine  


The Week in Pictures: Dec. 8 - 15

The horse Roy Moore rode in on, buildings pierce the fog, surfers under smoky skies and more of the best pictures of the week. (MSNBC 16/12 01:45)

» BBC News  MSNBC  


Protests over Trump's Jerusalem move leave 4 dead, hundreds injured

Protesters took to the streets of Jerusalem, several cities in the West Bank, and Jordan on Friday as anger reignited over US President Donald Trump's controversial decision last week to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. (CNN 16/12 01:44)

» CNN  


'Shocking apathy' to fraternity drinking at Pennsylvania university

Penn State allowed "sadistic" rituals and failed to protect its students, a blistering report finds. (BBC News 15/12 21:53)

» BBC News  


Prince Harry, Meghan Markle announce wedding date

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry on May 19, 2018, Kensington Palace announced Friday. (CNN 15/12 20:38)

» CNN  


South Korea activists protest 'barbarous' attack in China

South Korean protesters gathered in Seoul after South Korean photojournalists were brutally assaulted by Chinese security guards in Beijing. (UPI 15/12 19:47)

» UPI  


Trump on Flynn pardon: 'Let's see'

President Donald Trump on Friday did not dismiss the idea of pardoning former national security adviser Michael Flynn after he pleaded guilty earlier this month to lying to the FBI about conversations with Russia's ambassador to the US. (CNN 15/12 18:33)

» CNN  


EU leaders agree to move on to second stage of Brexit talks

The European Union completed a giant first step in the Brexit negotiations with Britain, giving the green light on Friday to move to trade talks which are poised to be even trickier than the acrimonious divorce proceedings have been so far. (France 24 15/12 13:44)

» France 24  


'Youthquake' named word of the year by Oxford Dictionaries

Oxford Dictionaries has crowned "youthquake" as its word of 2017 in a nod to the unexpected level of youth engagement in this summer's election in the United Kingdom. (CNN 15/12 13:28)

» CNN  

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