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Ireland court rules that Subway's sandwich bread is not legally bread

By JON HAWORTH, ABC News(LONDON) -- Ireland’s Supreme Court has issued a ruling declaring that for the purposes of tax law, the bread served in Subway's hot sandwiches does not actually meet the legal definition of “bread” because of its sugar content and is rather a "confectionary or fancy baked…... Read More

Russia jails historian who uncovered Stalin mass graves for 13 years

By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News(MOSCOW) -- A Russian court has sentenced a historian who helped uncover Stalin-era mass graves to 13 years in prison, abruptly increasing his sentence by 10 years, in a highly unusual step that rights groups said was revenge for his work and part of a broader…... Read More

Duchess Meghan loses bid to keep

By ZOE MAGEE, ABC News(LONDON) -- Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has been dealt a new blow in her legal battle with Associated Newspapers Ltd., the publishers of the Daily Mail and the Mail on Sunday.Judge Francesca Kaye ruled in the High Court Tuesday that Associated Newspapers could amend their…... Read More

Six thousand sheep stranded in the French Alps after snowfall

By IBTISSEM GUENFOUD, ABC News(PARIS) -- At least 6,000 sheep and six shepherds have been stranded in the French Alps since Saturday after a surprise snowfall.France is experiencing exceptionally cold temperatures. Nearly 20 inches of snow has fallen in the Savoie region. A local official said the last time the…... Read More

Statue of Black anti-slavery heroine to be erected in Paris garden

By IBTISSEM GUENFOUND, ABC News(PARIS) -- Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo inaugurated the Solitude Garden on Saturday, a city garden dedicated to a Black woman and anti-slavery heroine from the former French colony Guadeloupe. It will be the first statue of a Black woman in Paris, which does not represent an…... Read More

Armenia and Azerbaijan battle amid reports that Turkish-backed Syrian rebels were deployed

By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (MOSCOW) -- Armenia has accused Turkey of shooting down one of its warplanes during fighting around the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh, as fears continue that a conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan could escalate into a full-scale war.Armenia's defense ministry on Tuesday said a Turkish F-16…... Read More

Why Armenia and Azerbaijan are fighting

By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News(MOSCOW) -- The current military conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh dates back to the fall of the Soviet Union when the two fought a bloody war over the territory.The mountainous region has been claimed for centuries by both Armenians and…... Read More

Duchess Kate becomes first royal woman to help lead the Scouts

By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (LONDON) -- Duchess Kate has a new role as a member of Britain's royal family, and she celebrated by toasting marshmallows with kids.Kate, mom of Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, is the new joint president of the U.K. Scout Association, alongside the Duke…... Read More

Prince William says coronavirus pandemic has been a chance to 'refocus our priorities'

By KATIE KINDELAN and ZOE MAGEE, ABC News (LONDON) -- Prince William is opening up about protecting the environment and what he describes as a "ray of light" amid the devastation of the global coronavirus pandemic.“I can’t talk about coronavirus without mentioning about how many people sadly lost their lives…... Read More

Charging cows in England trample man to death in second such attack in 10 days

By JON HAWORTH, ABC News(LONDON) -- A 72-year-old man in England has been killed by a herd of charging cows making him the second such victim to die in this way in just a 10-day period in the country.The incident occurred at approximately 11:45 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 11, when…... Read More

Prince William and Kate share two new photographs with their children

By JOEL LYONS, ABC News(LONDON) -- Two new photos of Prince William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, with their children have been released by Kensington Palace.Princes George and Louis and Princess Charlotte surround William and Kate in one image that also includes broadcaster David Attenborough, who, according…... Read More