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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

Gunman suspected of killing nine in Germany found dead

At least eight people have been killed in shootings in the German city of Hanau, according to a statement by the Southeast Hesse Police. (CNN 20/02 07:29)

» Gunman suspected of killing nine in Germany found dead (CNN 20/02 07:29)
» Gunman suspected of killing nine in Germany found dead in home (Reuters 20/02 07:11)
» Gunman suspected of deadly shootings found dead - German police (Reuters 20/02 05:55)
» Suspect Found Dead at Home After Killing 9 in German City of Hanau: Police (Time Magazine 20/02 00:19)
» German police: 11 dead, including suspect, in Hanau shootings (UPI 20/02 07:06)

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02

Bloomberg comes under scathing attack at fiery Democratic presidential debate in Nevada

Michael Bloomberg faced a barrage of attacks at his first Democratic presidential debate on Wednesday, as his rivals assailed the free-spending and fast-rising billionaire over his record on race, history of sexist comments and the use of his massive fortune to muscle his way into the contest. (Reuters 20/02 07:10)

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03

Coronavirus: Two passengers dead from quarantined Diamond Princess

The pair, in their 80s, had been taken off the Diamond Princess after contracting Covid-19. (BBC News 20/02 07:56)

» BBC News  Google News  NPR  RT  Reuters  France 24  

04

Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury II: 'I rehabilitated Fury's career,' says Wilder

Deontay Wilder tells Tyson Fury he "rehabilitated" him from being "on coke and as big as a house" as the pair relentlessly traded insults during a packed final news conference for Saturday's Las Vegas rematch. (BBC News 20/02 00:36)

» BBC News  Google News  

05

Trump 'offered to pardon Assange in exchange for Russia denial'

U.S. President Donald Trump offered to pardon WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange if he said that Russia had nothing to do with WikiLeaks' publication of Democratic Party emails in 2016, a London court heard on Wednesday. (France 24 20/02 01:47)

» France 24  


06

Top Pentagon policy official resigns at Trump's request

President Donald Trump confirmed in a tweet on Wednesday that John Rood, the Pentagon's top policy official, is leaving his post. (CNN 19/02 23:46)

» CNN  

07

Ex-rugby star allegedly doused car containing his wife and children with gas, killing his family, reports say

Former rugby league player Rowan Baxter, his wife and their three young children have been killed in a horrific car fire in Brisbane, Queensland. (CNN 19/02 22:36)

» CNN  

08

Andrew Yang joins CNN

Former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang is joining CNN as a political commentator, the network announced Wednesday. (CNN 19/02 20:27)

» CNN  RT  

09

Patient plays violin during her brain surgery

Professional musician Dagmar Turner was diagnosed with a large brain tumour in 2013. (BBC News 19/02 13:56)

» BBC News  Google News  

10

Family of deceased TV star releases social media post she was told not to share

The family of deceased TV presenter Caroline Flack has released an unpublished message written by the star, as an inquest into her death began on Wednesday. (CNN 19/02 16:28)

» CNN  


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