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George HW Bush and wife in hospital

George HW Bush and wife in hospital

The former president is in intensive care with pneumonia and the ex-first lady is suffering fatigue.

bbc | 19 January 2017

\'Canadian Trump\' makes leadership bid

'Canadian Trump' makes leadership bid

Canadian businessman Kevin O\'Leary has been toying with the idea of running for months.

bbc | 19 January 2017

Jewish centres across US evacuated after hoax bomb threats

Jewish centres across US evacuated after hoax bomb threats

Twenty-seven Jewish community centres in 17 US states reported hoax bomb threats on Wednesday alone.

bbc | 19 January 2017

Alanis Morissette\'s manager admits $5m fraud

Alanis Morissette's manager admits $5m fraud

Jonathan Schwartz admits stealing over $7m from the singer and other celebrities, prosecutors say.

bbc | 19 January 2017

Ana-Alecia Ayala, \'dancing and laughter\' cancer patient, dies

Ana-Alecia Ayala, 'dancing and laughter' cancer patient, dies

Ana-Alecia Ayala, who has died from cancer, inspired millions by dancing on camera in hospital.

bbc | 19 January 2017

Kanye West was not asked to play \'traditional\' Donald Trump inauguration

Kanye West was not asked to play 'traditional' Donald Trump inauguration

Kanye West won\'t appear at Donald Trump\'s "traditionally American" inauguration, the organiser says.

bbc | 19 January 2017

A Dog\'s Purpose filmmakers face animal cruelty accusations

A Dog's Purpose filmmakers face animal cruelty accusations

A voiceover actor for the dog says he is "disturbed" by the video showing its apparent mistreatment.

bbc | 19 January 2017

Treasury pick ran \'foreclosure machine\'

Treasury pick ran 'foreclosure machine'

Donald Trump\'s choice of treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, defends his record during Capitol Hill grilling.

bbc | 19 January 2017

Chelsea Manning thanks Obama for prison release

Chelsea Manning thanks Obama for prison release

Chelsea Manning says thanks "for giving me a chance" after the president commutes sentence for leaking.

bbc | 19 January 2017