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Benjamin Netanyahu's wife Sara admits misusing public funds

  • misuse: Benjamin Netanyahu's wife Sara admits misusing public funds- BBC News.
  • caption: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Sara Netanyahu signed the plea deal last week and has been ordered to pay a fine.
  • plea: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Sara Netanyahu signed the plea deal last week and has been ordered to pay a fine.
  • breach: She was charged with fraud and breach of trust last year.
  • criminal: She will have a criminal record, the Jerusalem Post reported.

Guatemala election: Uncertainty reigns as top candidates barred

  • reign: Guatemala election: Uncertainty reigns as top candidates barred- BBC News.
  • candidate: Guatemala election: Uncertainty reigns as top candidates barred- BBC News.
  • caption: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Sandra Torres is the frontrunner according to the most recent polls.
  • candidate: When Guatemalans head to the polling stations on Sunday, two of the candidates who until recently had been tipped as favourites to win will not be on the ballot papers.
  • ballot: When Guatemalans head to the polling stations on Sunday, two of the candidates who until recently had been tipped as favourites to win will not be on the ballot papers.

Babe Ruth jersey fetches record-breaking $5.64m at auction

  • period: The shirt dates from the 1928-1930 period of Ruth's long career, in which he became an early sporting superstar.
  • legacy: The legacy and significance of Babe Ruth to the game of baseball and American popular culture is unmatched by any other figure in the history of this country," the president of Hunt Auctions, David Hunt, said in a statement.
  • significance: The legacy and significance of Babe Ruth to the game of baseball and American popular culture is unmatched by any other figure in the history of this country," the president of Hunt Auctions, David Hunt, said in a statement.
  • material: He added: " While the record-setting prices attained today are certainly astonishing, I am not surprised at all given the incredible materials and the mythical status the Babe holds in the history of this country.
  • numerous: He won seven World Series and broke numerous records during his career, before eventually retiring in 1935.

Hong Kong extradition bill: Protesters vow to push ahead

  • resign: Protest leaders urged Chief Executive Carrie Lam to resign and permanently scrap the plan.
  • knife: Jimmy Sham, from protest group the Civil Human Rights Front, said Sunday's rally would go ahead as planned, likening the announced suspension to a " knife" that had been plunged into the city.
  • ministry: China's foreign ministry publicly backed Ms Lam after her announcement.
  • extradition: Hong Kong extradition bill: Protesters vow to push ahead- BBC News.
  • vow: Hong Kong extradition bill: Protesters vow to push ahead- BBC News.

Jan Broberg: Abuser used alien conspiracy to control me

  • male: The message said ' You will go to the front of the motorhome and meet the male companion.
  • subsequent: Berchtold only served 15 days for the rape and abuse of Jan, and for subsequent abuse of other youngsters.
  • message: I was more terrified of that voice and those messages coming from that voice, than probably anything else that happened to me," Jan recalls, speaking to BBC Radio 5 Live.
  • probably: I was more terrified of that voice and those messages coming from that voice, than probably anything else that happened to me," Jan recalls, speaking to BBC Radio 5 Live.
  • kidnap: In the early 1970s, Jan was kidnapped from her home in Idaho by a convicted paedophile who not only groomed her, but her entire family too.

China’s history of extraordinary rendition

  • perform: However, his family has suspected foul play as no post mortem examination was ever performed.
  • remove: That immediately raised fears that he had been illegally removed by Chinese agents.
  • extradition: Proposed amendments to Hong Kong's extradition laws have sparked protests.
  • extraordinary: They follow a number of reports of extraordinary rendition of opponents of Beijing being taken to China for trials.
  • rendition: They follow a number of reports of extraordinary rendition of opponents of Beijing being taken to China for trials.

The day Trump ran for president (and what people predicted)

  • nomination: He has been the runaway leader for the nomination, even before entering the race on 25 April this year.
  • rant: Few people expected it to happen- he's gone through the motions many times before- and his political rants up until now have been roundly derided as a joke.
  • predict: Trump the performer could take up all the oxygen of the other candidates, predicted Chris Cillizza, now of CNN..
  • predict: The day Trump ran for president (and what people predicted)- BBC News.
  • predict: The day Trump ran for president (and what people predicted).

Ebola crosses a porous border

  • rebel: Others, like the burning down of treatment centres, were premeditated and organised by rebel groups.
  • patient: While I was in Butembo, I visited an Ebola treatment centre and spoke to a patient from the other side of a plastic window.
  • rebel: She told me that she was there, hooked up to a d rip, when rebels attacked but was too weak to flee.
  • sick: As the disease causes diarrhoea as well as making you sweat, bleed and vomit, those most at risk- by far- are the ones caring for the sick.
  • funeral: On Monday morning, a family was heading from the Democratic Republic of Congo back home to Uganda, after a funeral.

India announces retaliatory trade tariffs against the US

  • preferential: Earlier this month, US President Trump also announced the US was withdrawing India's preferential trade treatment.
  • treatment: Earlier this month, US President Trump also announced the US was withdrawing India's preferential trade treatment.
  • remove: An earlier list had also listed a 29th item- artemia, a type of shrimp- but this was removed.
  • redress: The move is the latest push by the Trump administration to redress what it considers to be unfair trading relationships with other countries.
  • relationship: The move is the latest push by the Trump administration to redress what it considers to be unfair trading relationships with other countries.

Roadside bomb kills several police officers in east Kenya

  • troops: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Al-Shabab have been fighting Kenyan troops because of Kenya's support for the Somali government.
  • government: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Al-Shabab have been fighting Kenyan troops because of Kenya's support for the Somali government.
  • suspect: Unnamed officials told AFP news agency that the police had been pursuing suspected al-Shabab Islamist militants fighting Som alia's government and its backers, including Kenya.
  • government: Unnamed officials told AFP news agency that the police had been pursuing suspected al-Shabab Islamist militants fighting Som alia's government and its backers, including Kenya.
  • overthrow: The al-Qaeda-linked group has been trying to overthrow the Somali government for years.

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: Saudi Arabia urges 'decisive' response

  • urge: Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: Saudi Arabia urges 'decisive' response- BBC News.
  • urge: Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: Saudi Arabia urges 'decisive' response.
  • urge: Saudi Arabia has urged a " rapid and decisive" response to recent attacks on oil tankers in the area.
  • rapid: Saudi Arabia has urged a " rapid and decisive" response to recent attacks on oil tankers in the area.
  • warn: Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih warned of a threat to energy supplies and market stability.

Seven die while cleaning hotel sewer in India's Gujarat

  • unconscious: The four sanitation workers and three staff at Darshsan Hotel fell unconscious and died on Friday night after inhaling toxic fumes.
  • recover: Their bodies have been recovered in the village of Fartikui, and the hotel owner has been charged over the deaths.
  • village: Their bodies have been recovered in the village of Fartikui, and the hotel owner has been charged over the deaths.
  • financial: Gujarati authorities have pledged financial assistance to the victims ' next of kin.
  • victim: Gujarati authorities have pledged financial assistance to the victims ' next of kin.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe begins new hunger strike

  • explosion: Iran has denied being behind Thursday's explosions but the UK Foreign Office said " no other state or non-state actor could plausibly have been responsible ".
  • message: "Our message to Iran is whatever the disagreements you may have with the United Kingdom, there is an innocent woman at the heart of this ," he said.
  • nationality: Mr Hunt granted Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe diplomatic protection in March, but Tehran refuses to acknowledge her dual nationality.
  • jail: Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was jailed for five years in 2016 after being convicted of spying, which she denies.
  • release: Her husband, Richard Ratcliffe, who is joining her in refusing food, said she wanted her unconditional release.

Italian film director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96

  • worse: Italian media said Zeffirelli died after a long illness which had grown worse in recent months.
  • nominee: The two-time Oscar nominee also served in the Italian senate for two terms as a member of Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia party.
  • generation: It was viewed by generations of school students studying the Shakespearean drama.
  • mayor: Franco Zeffirelli, one of the world's greatest men of culture, passed away this morning," tweeted Dario Nardella, mayor of Florence.
  • theatre: Zeffirelli initially studied architecture, but said that after seeing Laurence Olivier's Henry V (1944), he was inspired to make a career in theatre.

Amanda Knox feared attacks and accusations on return to Italy

  • guilty: Having been found guilty, Ms Knox served four years in an Italian prison before she and Mr Sollecito were acquitted through an appeal.
  • opinion: Public opinion is not accountable to anyone, there are no rules- only that sensationalism wins: in the court of public opinion, you are not a human being, but a consumer item.
  • pain: Amanda Knox has spoken of the pain of being tried by the media over the murder of her friend, British student Meredith Kercher, in Italy in 2007.
  • murder: Amanda Knox has spoken of the pain of being tried by the media over the murder of her friend, British student Meredith Kercher, in Italy in 2007.
  • murder: It is Ms Kn ox's first trip to Italy since being cleared of the murder after four years in jail.

Franco Zeffirelli - one of the greatest movie directors

  • interrupt: His early training as an architect was interrupted by war; Zeffirelli fought with the Italian partisans and became an interpreter for the British army after the Allied invasion of Italy.
  • myth: There was a story at the time that she was banned from the film's premier because she was too young to witness her own nudity, but this is almost certainly an urban myth.
  • female: It was to his mother, who died when he was just six, that he attributed what he referred to as his understanding of the female psyche.
  • prolific: Franco Zeffirelli's bold ideas and enduring energy made him one the 20th Century's most creative and prolific directors.
  • icon: Whether he was directing Elizabeth Taylor as Shakespeare's Sh rew, staging more than 120 operas or serving in the Italian Senate, Zeffirelli remained a cultural icon well into his 80s.

'Shield Girl': Face of Hong Kong's protests

  • extradition: She has been the face of large Hong Kong protests against a controversial extradition bill.
  • riot: A lone girl, in a meditative pose, defiantly sat in front of a row of riotpolice.
  • riot: The innocence of youth and the riot shields of the authority," wrote HongKong-based Irish journalist Aaron Mc Nicholas.
  • government: The 26-year-old came to the Admiralty district by herself, where the government headquarters are located, on Tuesday night, hours ahead of a rally organised by Civil Human Rights Front.
  • headquarters: The 26-year-old came to the Admiralty district by herself, where the government headquarters are located, on Tuesday night, hours ahead of a rally organised by Civil Human Rights Front.

Hong Kong extradition protests: Government to delay bill, reports say

  • further: Hundreds of thousands of people have protested against the bill and further demonstrations are planned for Sunday.
  • request: The changes would allow for criminal extradition requests from authorities in mainland China, Taiwan and Macau- decided on a case-by-case basis by Hong Kong courts.
  • headquarters: Then on Wednesday tens of thousands gathered to blockade streets around government headquarters to try to stop the second reading, or debate, of the extradition bill.
  • riot: Ms Lam has not spoken publicly since Wednesday when in a tearful address, she labelled the protests " organised riots".
  • extradition: Hong Kong extradition protests: Government to delay bill, reports say- BBC News.

Jair Bolsonaro: Man who stabbed Brazil's leader acquitted

  • incident: The president, who required surgery after the incident, suggested the attack was politically motivated and was masterminded by people other than Mr de Oliveira.
  • waste: The bag- a small pouch used to collect waste from the body when the digestive system is no longer functioning as a result of an illness or injury- was removed in January.
  • stab: Jair Bolsonaro: Man who stabbed Brazil's leader acquitted- BBC News.
  • stab: A man who stabbed Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro at a campaign rally last September has been acquitted, after a judge ruled he was mentally ill.
  • require: The president, who required surgery after the incident, suggested the attack was politically motivated and was masterminded by people other than Mr de Oliveira.

Venezuela crisis: Migrants dash to cross Peru border

  • passport: In Venezuela it is almost impossible to get a passport," she told the Associated Press.
  • queue: In parts of the oil-rich country, fuel has become scarce and drivers queue for days at petrol stations.
  • valid: From midnight local time (05 :00 GMT) on Saturday, Venezuelans will need to have a valid passport and visa to enter Peru.
  • passport: From midnight local time (05 :00 GMT) on Saturday, Venezuelans will need to have a valid passport and visa to enter Peru.
  • visa: From midnight local time (05 :00 GMT) on Saturday, Venezuelans will need to have a valid passport and visa to enter Peru.

Why would a nurse become a serial killer?

  • patient: An offender may claim to have taken a patient's life to end their suf fering.
  • induce: This refers to a form of child abuse where carers deliberately induce or fabricate illnesses in children to seek personal attention.
  • realm: Their killing sprees appear to have other motives, such as gaining attention, finding a small realm of power in an otherwise powerless world, assuaging depression, paying back an unfair system, and acting out to relieve frustration or workload.
  • patient: These include predicting when a patient will die, moving from one hospital to another, preferring nightshifts, trying to prevent others from checking their patients, and being associated with incidents at other hospitals.
  • obtain: These are individuals who will have obtained a sense of power and enjoyment from harming people in the past and see opportunities to escalate this behaviour in a hospital when they become aware of the access and opportunities that this setting affords," she said.

Rape and Sudan's revolution: 'They were crying and screaming'

  • revolution: Rape and Sudan's revolution: ' They were crying and screaming'- BBC News.
  • distraught: When the pair eventually managed to make it down the stairs, the fighters had gone and they found the two distraught women.
  • rape: It is not known how many people were raped- there have been rumours that it was widespread and has continued as the Janjaweed, who came to prominence for committing alleged atrocities in Darfur, Blue Nile State and the Nuba mountains, patrol the city.
  • information: The false information that's being spread to our people and the rest of the world is designed to mislead them," said spokesman Lt Gen Shams el-Din Kabashi.
  • victim: She says she and her colleagues are treating 12 women raped on 3 June, making home visits or speaking to them on the phone, and she believes the number of victims is likely to be higher as many rapes have not been reported because of the shame associated with it and the fear of being stigmatised.

Beyond Walls: Huge biodegradable artwork graces Paris park

  • fresco: The spray-painted fresco stretches for more than 600m ( 1,970ft) along the French capital's Champ de Mars park and is best viewed from the top of the tower.
  • stretch: The spray-painted fresco stretches for more than 600m ( 1,970ft) along the French capital's Champ de Mars park and is best viewed from the top of the tower.
  • soil: His works have appeared on mountainsides and in parks around the world and last a matter of days before they disappear into the soil.
  • major: It marks the beginning of a three-year project that will see Saype display his work in 20 major cities around the world.
  • disappear: His works have appeared on mountainsides and in parks around the world and last a matter of days before they disappear into the soil.

Trump retreats on election meddling remarks

  • foreign: President Donald Trump has stepped back from comments he made about reporting foreign interference in a US political campaign.
  • refer: He told Fox News he would " of course " refer to the FBI any offer of damaging information about a political opponent.
  • information: He told Fox News he would " of course " refer to the FBI any offer of damaging information about a political opponent.
  • opponent: He told Fox News he would " of course " refer to the FBI any offer of damaging information about a political opponent.
  • government: Asked how he would respond to any offer from another government to help his campaign, Mr Trump said: " Of course, you give it to the FBI or report it to the attorney general or somebody like that.

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: Trump dismisses Iran denials

  • evidence: The US blamed Iran for that attack, but did not produce evidence.
  • guess: I guess one of the mines didn't explode and it's probably got essentially Iran written all over it.
  • operate: It said the USS Bainbridge observed Iranian naval boats operating in the area in the hours after the explosions, and later removing the unexploded mine from the side of the Kokuka Courageous.
  • nuclear: In 2018, the US pulled out of the landmark nuclear deal reached in 2015 that was aimed at curbing Iran's nuclear activities.
  • security: Security correspondent Frank Gardner looks at the evidence the US says proves Iran's involvement in Thursday's attacks.

Hong Kong extradition row: Will it damage its star status?

  • risk: Even though there is some reassurance in the business community that those white collar crimes have been excluded... that doesn't necessarily mean that people are therefore free of risk," Mr Dapiran said.
  • violence: The proposed changes led to widespread protests in Hong Kong this week and sparked some of the worst violence seen there in decades.
  • suspect: The changes will allow for extradition requests from authorities in mainland China, Taiwan and Macau for suspects accused of criminal wrongdoings, such as murder and rape.
  • rape: The changes will allow for extradition requests from authorities in mainland China, Taiwan and Macau for suspects accused of criminal wrongdoings, such as murder and rape.
  • remove: Several commercial offences such as tax evasion have been removed from the list of extraditable offences.

Russian internet giant Yandex takes rare stand against state snooping

  • government: The U.S. and some other Western governments cite security concerns in cracking down on Huawei.
  • information: In fact, Telegram appears to be more popular than ever among Russians, and many people say they get most of their daily information from the multitude of unfettered news channels that it hosts.
  • legal: Yandex will need to navigate carefully if it wants to convince its users that their data is not being shared with Russian security agencies, says Sarkis Darbinyan, legal officer for Roskomsvoboda, a grassroots digital freedom watchdog.
  • version: Russia has always been some version of a national security state, in which individuals, companies, and other group interests are expected to unquestioningly submit to the needs and demands of state agencies.
  • comparative: Many people are going to decide that Yandex can no longer be a safe service for the exchange of personal or comparative information.

Robots: Job killers or co-workers?

  • vacation: Unskilled laborers would have their jobs handed to machines that never needed to take a day off, a vacation, or even a coffee break.
  • gigantic: Still, more and more robots are scurrying around places like gigantic Amazon distribution centers, where they deliver packages to chutes matched to the right delivery ZIP code.
  • roll: Theirs paths as they roll about the warehouse floor are based on complex algorithms that maximize efficiency.
  • intelligence: As artificial intelligence advances, robots will move into higher-skilled jobs that seem especially human.
  • especially: As artificial intelligence advances, robots will move into higher-skilled jobs that seem especially human.

Why Cuba’s zip lines and B&B’s have fallen on hard times

  • expert: According to U.S. experts, perhaps half of the 600,000 Cubans who hold business licenses are involved in some manner with the tourist trade.
  • foreign: In the last years of the Obama administration, she says, Las Terrazas welcomed about 45,000 foreign visitors annually.
  • wire: Las Terrazas employees clip visitors to the wire cable one by one and give them a small push.
  • ravine: Then they fly down a mile-long zip line, squealing as they speed over ravines, ferns, and lizards.
  • vacation: This kind of tourism benefits both the visitor and the host, say some Cubans: Where high-rise hotels and cruise ships often provide a canned vacation and can despoil the landscape, zip lines and nature walks are a positive visitor experience as well as a means of preserving nature.

Deadly Ebola outbreak 'not global threat'

  • outbreak: It has done so only four times before- including for the Ebola outbreak in West Africa which killed more than 11,000 people.
  • extraordinary: The outbreak met some of the criteria for a global emergency as it was both an extraordinary event and risked international spread.
  • outbreak: The outbreak started in August 2018 and is affecting two provinces in DRC- North Kivu and Ituri.
  • spread: While the WHO says such cases are of " grave concern" is says there is no evidence of the virus spreading in Uganda.
  • restrict: They have all been restricted to their homes and will be offered the Ebola vaccine.

US diplomats work around White House gay pride flag ban

  • require: Before this year embassies had routinely hoisted the flag- but this year they were required to seek approval from the state department, which reportedly refused all requests.
  • request: Before this year embassies had routinely hoisted the flag- but this year they were required to seek approval from the state department, which reportedly refused all requests.
  • prominent: The ban has been backed by prominent evangelical Trump supporter Franklin Graham, who on Sunday tweeted that the gay pride flag was " offensive to Christians and millions of people of other faiths ".
  • evangelical: The ban has been backed by prominent evangelical Trump supporter Franklin Graham, who on Sunday tweeted that the gay pride flag was " offensive to Christians and millions of people of other faiths ".
  • offensive: The ban has been backed by prominent evangelical Trump supporter Franklin Graham, who on Sunday tweeted that the gay pride flag was " offensive to Christians and millions of people of other faiths ".

German doctors fined over abortion ads

  • request: Norway will continue to apply a 1978 law providing for abortion on request in the first 12 weeks.
  • government: Earlier this year the German government lifted a Nazi-era blanket ban on ads for abortion services.
  • female: The two female doctors had also described" medicinal, anaesthesia-free " abortions in a " protected environment".
  • government: In January, after months of debate, the Christian Democrat-led coalition government amended an article of law, dating back to 1933, which banned abortion ads in order to make pregnancy terminations different from other medical procedures.
  • termination: In January, after months of debate, the Christian Democrat-led coalition government amended an article of law, dating back to 1933, which banned abortion ads in order to make pregnancy terminations different from other medical procedures.

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: What could be Iran's motive?

  • export: Iran clearly changed tack last month after the US suspended sanctions waivers which had allowed certain countries to buy oil from Iran- significantly accelerating the Trump administration's goal of driving down Iran's exports to zero.
  • passage: Even back in 2012, when the EU imposed an oil embargo against Tehran as part of a broader sanction regime adopted against the country because of the nuclear impasse, Tehran refrained from closing the passage.
  • significant: The risk of such a strategic move is significant- the fallout is potential military escalation with the US and its allies in the region.
  • risk: If Iran is indeed behind these attacks, it would demonstrate that the country's key decision makers feel the risk of military escalation is one worth taking.
  • ode: The footage was said to show Iranian special forces removing a mine which had failed to expl ode.

New York bans religious exemptions for vaccines amid measles outbreak

  • lawmaker: The law passed on Thursday night, and led to chaotic scenes in the statehouse as anti-vaccination supporters clashed with lawmakers.
  • mayor: The closure marks eleven schools that have been shut after the New York City mayor issued an order requiring vaccinations for anyone who attends, works for, or visits a school in the Brooklyn neighbourhood.
  • vaccine: New York bans religious exemptions for vaccines amid measles outbreak- BBC News.
  • warn: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A sign posted outside a doctor's office in Brooklyn warns measles sufferers to stay away.
  • vaccine: Lawmakers in New York have voted to eliminate religious exemptions for school vaccines for children, as the state grapples with a measles outbreak.

Marlen Ochoa-Lopez murder: Baby cut from womb dies

  • intensive: Yovanny Jadiel Lopez, the infant son of 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa-Lopez, had been in intensive care since the April attack that killed his mother.
  • irrevocable: He suffered irrevocable brain damag e," Ms Contreras said, according to local TV station WLS..
  • murder: Marlen Ochoa-Lopez murder: Baby cut from womb dies- BBC News.
  • severe: Her son died on Friday of severe brain injury, the family spokeswoman said.
  • inform: It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of baby Yovanny Jadiel Lopez," Julie Contreras said in a statement.

In Sudan, blast of Arab ‘winter’ freezes spirit of Arab Spring

  • troops: It is his troops who have been behind the recent arrests, beatings, rapes, and killings of demonstrators on the streets of Khartoum.
  • violence: Having condemned the violence against the protesters, the State Department this week named former Obama administration Sudan envoy Donald Booth as its point man on the crisis, and sent him to Khartoum along with Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Tibor Nagy.
  • protest: Their main protest site, near military headquarters, has been razed.
  • site: Their main protest site, near military headquarters, has been razed.
  • headquarters: Their main protest site, near military headquarters, has been razed.

Hong Kong extradition protests: Advisers urge leader Carrie Lam to delay

  • urge: Hong Kong extradition protests: Advisers urge leader Carrie Lam to delay- BBC News.
  • urge: Hong Kong extradition protests: Advisers urge leader Carrie Lam to delay.
  • urge: A number of Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam's advisers have urged her to delay plans for a controversial change in extradition laws.

Tanzania row over wig and hair extension tax

  • government: A row has broken out in Tanzania over the government's decision to impose a tax on wigs and hair extensions.
  • hair: A row has broken out in Tanzania over the government's decision to impose a tax on wigs and hair extensions.
  • extension: A row has broken out in Tanzania over the government's decision to impose a tax on wigs and hair extensions.
  • male: Many male and some female MPs applauded and thumped their desks in approval when Finance Minister Philip Mpango announced the tax in parliament.
  • female: Many male and some female MPs applauded and thumped their desks in approval when Finance Minister Philip Mpango announced the tax in parliament.

Singer Leonard Cohen's letters fetch $876K

  • quiet: Known for his quiet, melancholy reflections on lost and flawed love, he came to be known as " the high priest of pathos" and the " godfather of gloom ".
  • estimate: Many items from the archive sold for more than five times their pre-sale estimates, according to Christie's.
  • pathos: Known for his quiet, melancholy reflections on lost and flawed love, he came to be known as " the high priest of pathos" and the " godfather of gloom ".
  • island: The top lot in the five-day online auction was an Italian bronze bell that hung in the home Cohen and Ihlen once shared on the Greek island of Hydra.
  • glimpse: According to Christie's, the archive provides " fascinating glimpses of the young poet's yearnings and artistic struggles.

Ornella Muti faces jail threat after attending Putin gala

  • jail: Ornella Muti faces jail threat after attending Putin gala- BBC News.
  • warn: The court warned that if Muti failed to pay the compensation she would go to prison.
  • jail: Italian actress Ornella Muti has been told she could go to jail if she fails to pay damages for cancelling tour dates to attend a dinner with Russia's Vladimir Putin and actor Kevin Costner.
  • perform: Muti had been due to perform on stage in December 2010, but called in sick for three nights and flew to St Petersburg to attend the charity gala.
  • sick: Muti had been due to perform on stage in December 2010, but called in sick for three nights and flew to St Petersburg to attend the charity gala.

Edith González, Mexican 'telenovela' star, dies aged 54

  • remission: She was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2016 and went into remission a year later, but it recently returned.
  • phenomenal: She was a phenomenal actress and always encouraged positivity through her social media," one person wrote on Twitter.
  • treatment: She remained open about her illness with her fans since, keeping them updated about her treatment and progress online and in interviews.
  • treatment: She was reportedly receiving treatment at Angeles Interlomas hospital in Mexico City when she died.
  • female: She played strong female roles in some of the most popular telenovelas, or Spanish-language soap operas.

Flint water crisis: Prosecutors drop all criminal charges

  • outbreak: An outbreak of Legionnaires ' disease followed, and residents were found to have drunk water poisoned with lead.
  • issue: Our city was pois oned, my children have health issues and the people responsible just had all the charges dropped against them.
  • resident: An outbreak of Legionnaires ' disease followed, and residents were found to have drunk water poisoned with lead.
  • poison: An outbreak of Legionnaires ' disease followed, and residents were found to have drunk water poisoned with lead.
  • resident: Nearly 100,000 residents of Flint were left without safe tap water and at risk of lead poisoning.

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: US says video shows Iran removing mine

  • version: Apparently disputing the US version of events, Yutaka Katada, the president of the ship's operator, Kokuka Sangyo, said members of the crew had reported "that the ship was attacked by a flying object ".
  • naphtha: The Front Altair was carrying naphtha, a petrol product, from the United Arab Emirates to Taiwan.
  • typical: The small white patrol craft in the video is typical of the type used by Iran's IRGC ( Revolutionary Guards) Navy in the Gulf.
  • supplant: In recent years, the IRGC Navy has steadily supplanted Iran's conventional Navy all along Iran's Gulf coast, from its border with Kuwait in the north all the way down to Pakistan and the Arabian Sea.
  • torpedo: Its forces have built up a formidable flotilla of small, high-speed, hard-to-detect attack craft armed with mines, missiles, torpedoes and drones.

Toronto Raptors win first NBA title

  • ligament: Thursday's game six then saw three-time NBA champion Thompson- who had already scored 30 points- forced off in the third quarter with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.
  • unfortunate: Previously, the rapper has become notorious for the 'Drake curse '- his unfortunate habit of being photographed with some of the world's biggest sports stars just before they lose.
  • franchise: It was heck of a 12 months," Toronto head coach Nick Nurse said after his side became the only Canadian franchise to win the NBA..
  • ligament: The Warriors, who headed into the finals with back-to-back wins and had won three of the past four NBA titles, were without the injured Kevin Durant and lost Klay Thompson to cruciate knee ligament damage in the third quarter.
  • anterior: Thursday's game six then saw three-time NBA champion Thompson- who had already scored 30 points- forced off in the third quarter with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.

Australian cult: The Family leader Anne Hamilton-Byrne dies

  • minor: Allegedly administering drugs to the minors, the cult was also accused of subjecting them to beatings, starvation and brai nwashing.
  • investigate: Police began investigating the cult in the late 1980s and broke up the group, freeing the children.
  • investigate: Former Victoria police detective Lex de Man, who investigated Hamilton-Byrne at the time, said he " shed not one tear today ", according to the Australia's The Age.
  • evil: Today for me brings to an end the life of one of Victoria's most evil people," he said, adding he still regretted she never faced justice on more allegations.
  • regret: Today for me brings to an end the life of one of Victoria's most evil people," he said, adding he still regretted she never faced justice on more allegations.

Bob Hawke: Thousands honour 'deeply loved' Australian ex-PM

  • visa: It prompted him to offer asylum to Chinese students who were in Australia- a decision which ultimately granted permanent visas to 42,000 people.
  • endurance: What matters is the value of the legacy, its quality and its endurance," he said, adding that Mr Hawke's was " five-star and 24 carat ".
  • prime: Mr Hawke was prime minister from 1983 to 1991- a period of immense national reforms.
  • period: Mr Hawke was prime minister from 1983 to 1991- a period of immense national reforms.
  • immense: Mr Hawke was prime minister from 1983 to 1991- a period of immense national reforms.

Yemen war: Second assault on Saudi Abha airport in three days

  • target: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Abha airport was targeted in both attacks.
  • rebel: Yemen's rebel Houthi movement has launched drones at a Saudi airport, the second such attack in two days.
  • launch: Yemen's rebel Houthi movement has launched drones at a Saudi airport, the second such attack in two days.
  • target: Five drones targeted Abha airport and the nearby city of Khamis Mushait, Saudi officials said in a statement.
  • government: Alarmed by the rise of a group they believed to be backed militarily by regional Shia power Iran, Saudi Arabia and eight other mostly Sunni Arab states began an air campaign aimed at restoring Mr Hadi's government.

Disappeared Argentina activists' son finds family after 40 years

  • pregnant: Javier Darroux Mijalchuk was just four months old when his father and pregnant mother disappeared in Buenos Aires.
  • restitution: The restitution of my identity is, for me, a tribute to my parents, a caress to the soul, a symbol of memory, truth and justice," Mr Darroux said.
  • information: He added that he would now try and find out more information about his parents, Juan Manuel Darroux and Elena Mijalchuk.
  • murder: Some 30,000 people were murdered by the military junta in Argentina.
  • junta: Some 30,000 people were murdered by the military junta in Argentina.

Swiss women strike for more money, time and respect

  • protest: Women across Switzerland are preparing for a nationwide strike in protest against what they say is the country's unacceptably slow pace to equality.
  • parliament: A new strike was first suggested last year in response to parliament's decision to introduce more scrutiny on equal pay.
  • protest: Friday's protest comes 28 years after similar action saw half a million women take to the streets in 1991.
  • government: At the time of the 1991 strike there were no women in the Swiss government, and there was no statutory maternity leave.
  • policy: Appenzell, the last Swiss canton to refuse women the right to vote, had just been ordered to change its policy by Switzerland's Supreme Court.

The super-tough drones and robots going where we can't

  • volcano: From arctic wastes to fiery volcanoes, ocean depths to distant planets, a new generation of rugged drones is going to places humans can't.
  • volcano: On a trial mission to the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii, it mapped the conduits of previous eruptions to get an understanding of how that style of volcano works underground.
  • vehicle: Image copyright National Oceanography Centre Image caption The Boaty McBoatface autonomous underwater vehicle is designed to run on low power.
  • waste: From arctic wastes to fiery volcanoes, ocean depths to distant planets, a new generation of rugged drones is going to places humans can't.
  • submersible: When it sets off on its arctic explorations, the Royal Research Ship (RSS) David Attenborough will be carrying within it a full complement of autonomous flying and submersible vehicles designed to lay bare the mysteries of the polar regions.