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Israel's Netanyahu withdraws immunity request in corruption cases

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has withdrawn his request for immunity from prosecution on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust, just hours before he is set to meet President Donald Trump for the unveiling of the US administration's…

Top EU official says Brexit is a 'wound' for the bloc

A top European official has warned that reaching a "good agreement" on the future relationship between the United Kingdom and the European Union will take time.European Parliament President David Sassoli told CNN he was concerned about the UK government's decision…

US military investigating reports of Afghanistan plane crash

The US military is investigating reports of a plane crash in Afghanistan's Ghazni province, a US official told CNN on Monday.The official could not add any further details.Multiple reports have emerged of a plane crash in the region, which is…

The heroines STEM: Ten women in science you should know

Science is often considered a male-dominated field.In fact, according to United Nations data, less than 30% of scientific researchers worldwide are women.Studies have shown that women are discouraged from, or become less interested in, entering the fields of science, technology,…

'Forever one of us': Kobe Bryant's global roots

Kobe Bryant was one of those superstars who transcend their sport, and become known simply by a single name.At his peak, the graceful NBA legend with a competitive streak seemed to float down the court. He became a basketball, cultural…

What happens next if the Senate acquits Trump?

Some time in the next few days, the Senate is likely to give Donald Trump what he most craves — an acquittal in his impeachment trial. A late breaking report that John Bolton has information that implicates the US President…