Just 1% of children’s books published in the UK last year featured an ethnic minority main character, according to a UK report.
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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker was suffering from a an “attack of sciatica” at a NATO gala, causing him to stumble, according to a spokesman.
A British ISIS supporter, who called for jihadis to attack 4-year-old Prince George, was given a life sentence for terror offenses Friday.
Read CNN’s Fast Facts on the life of J.K. Rowling, and learn more about the author of the Harry Potter book series.
He probably didn’t know it was going to be his last meal, but Otzi the Iceman’s final feast was filled with fatty goodness.
A giant balloon of “Trump Baby” in a diaper has taken flight over Britain’s Houses of Parliament, kicking off widespread protests planned Friday.
With a friend like Donald Trump, Theresa May doesn’t need enemies.
Police arrested controversial Islamic televangelist Adnan Oktar in an early-morning raid on his upscale home in Turkey’s largest city, according to state news agency Anadolu.
An Icelandic commercial whaling company has reportedly killed a blue whale, an endangered species and the largest animal known in existence, prompting outrage from conservationists.
US President Donald Trump has arrived in Brussels with a clear message: NATO members must hike their defense spending and they must do it now.
A German court has ruled that former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont can be extradited to Spain on a corruption charge.
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Late in the evening on Tuesday, July 3 a charter plane took off from Munich airport carrying 69 passengers bound for Kabul, Afghanistan.
Queen Elizabeth attended an event celebrating 100 years of Britain’s Royal Air Force on Tuesday that included a huge flypast of around 100 aircraft.
George Clooney has been released from an Italian hospital after being involved in a motor accident Tuesday.
The head of Poland’s Supreme Court, Małgorzata Gersdorf, defied a new law that has escalated tensions between the EU and Poland’s government.
Over 100 migrants are “still missing at sea” after a deadly weekend of attempted crossings in the Mediterranean.
Hundreds of LGBTI+ campaigners took part in a banned pride parade in Istanbul on Sunday, before being dispersed by police.
Angela Merkel, Germany’s first female Chancellor, has been in office since 2005.
The first time Redoine Faid escaped from prison five years ago, he blasted his way out with explosives.