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 2018-01-16 20:49 

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Danish inventor charged with murdering reporter on submarine...

A Danish prosecutor says inventor Peter Madsen has been charged with murdering Swedish journalist Kim Wall during a trip on his private submarine, saying he either cut her throat or strangled her....

 2018-01-16 19:57 

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Hundreds of teens in Denmark suspected of sending child porn...

Danish police say more than 1 000 people, mostly teenagers, face preliminary charges of distributing child pornography after sharing videos and photos on social media....

 2018-01-16 19:57 

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48 injured, mostly children, in German school bus accident...

A bus carrying children to school in southern Germany has slammed into the side of a building without braking, injuring 48 people....

 2018-01-16 18:23 

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FBI warned Kushner on Murdoch ex-wife: Report...

US counterintelligence officials warned US President Donald Trump's son-in-law that Chinese-American businesswoman Wendi Deng Murdoch might be using their friendship to benefit Chinese government interests, The Wall Street Journal reports....

 2018-01-16 18:23 

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Wallaby hops across Sydney Harbor Bridge, captured uninjured...

A wayward wallaby disrupted downtown traffic by bounding across the Sydney Harbour Bridge with police in pursuit....

 2018-01-16 18:23 

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Aussie dad with a hunch hired copter that found injured son...

The father of a teenager who spent 30 hours trapped in a car wreck in Australian woods says he followed his intuition by hiring the helicopter that found his seriously injured son....

 2018-01-16 14:00 

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Two dead in suspected gas blast in Belgium's Antwerp: police...

Belgian rescuers found two dead bodies at the site of a powerful suspected gas explosion in the port city of Antwerp that also injured 14 people, police say....

 2018-01-16 13:59 

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Trump goes after the Democrat who surfaced his immigration remark...

US President Donald Trump turned his Twitter torment on the Democrat in the room where immigration talks with lawmakers took a famously coarse turn, saying Senator Dick Durbin misrepresented what he had said about African nations and Haiti and, in the pro...

 2018-01-16 11:55 

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Xi tells Trump there have been 'positive changes' in North Korea...

Chinese president Xi Jinping has told his US counterpart Donald Trump that there have been "positive changes" on the Korean peninsula, state media says following a phone call between the two leaders....

 2018-01-16 10:22 

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King children criticise Trump, decry racism on MLK holiday...

Martin Luther King Jr.'s children and the pastor of an Atlanta church where he preached marked the federal King holiday criticising the president for disparaging remarks about African countries he is said to have made....

 2018-01-16 09:24 

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UAE says Qatar fighter jets intercept flights, Doha denies...

UAE claims Qatari fighter jets intercepted 2 of its commercial airliners in international airspace; Qatar denies it....

 2018-01-16 08:19 

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Deadly fugu fish flub prompts Japan emergency warning...

A Japanese city has activated an emergency warning system to alert residents to avoid eating locally purchased blowfish, after a mix-up saw toxic parts of the delicacy go on sale....

 2018-01-16 07:28 

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Torture probe launched after 13 siblings held captive in US home...

A California couple has been arrested for torture after authorities say their 13 malnourished children were held captive in their home, with some shackled to beds in the dark....

 2018-01-16 04:05 

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Disabled Palestinian killed by Israeli fire - Hamas autopsy...

The autopsy of a disabled Palestinian protester killed in December revealed a bullet entered above his left eye and stayed in his head, says a Hamas-affiliated commission....

 2018-01-16 03:17 

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UK air force scrambles 2 fighters to intercept Russian jets...

Britain's Royal Air Force has scrambled two fighter jets to intercept Russian bombers near U.K. airspace, in another illustration of ongoing tensions...

 2018-01-15 20:36 

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Kashmir border violence kills nine...

At least nine people including four Pakistani soldiers were killed in fighting in disputed Kashmir, India and Pakistan say....

 2018-01-15 19:52 

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Key moments in year one of the Trump presidency...

Here is a look at several key moments in the first year of Donald Trump's turbulent presidency....

 2018-01-15 19:16 

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US Army hero dog during WWII receives posthumous medal...

US Army dog that attacked a German machine-gun nest during World War II has been posthumously awarded Britain's highest honour for animal bravery....

 2018-01-15 17:01 

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Palestinians to get 3G in West Bank, after Israel lifts ban...

Palestinians in West Bank are finally getting high-speed mobile data services, after yearslong Israeli ban....

 2018-01-15 16:26 

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Abbas calls Trump's peace efforts 'slap of the century'...

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas has denounced US President Donald Trump's peace efforts as the "slap of the century", at a key meeting on the White House's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital....

 2018-01-15 15:05 

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Double suicide bombing in Baghdad kills at least 38 people...

Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in back-to-back explosions during rush hour, leaving at least 38 people dead....

 2018-01-15 13:15 

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France vs. fake news offers test case for democratic dilemma...

French president's proposal for arsenal to quash false information around elections tests ability of democracies to outlaw "fake news"....

 2018-01-15 10:42 

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75 injured in floor collapse at Jakarta exchange building: Police...

At least 75 people were injured after a mezzanine floor at Indonesia's stock exchange building collapsed into the lobby, police say....

 2018-01-15 09:10 

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Trump says immigration deal 'probably dead'...

US President Donald Trump vehemently denied that he was a racist, after his vulgar disparagement of African countries and Haiti complicated a bipartisan deal on immigration....

 2018-01-15 07:06 

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Two Koreas in fresh talks on Winter Olympics...

North and South Korea have began talks on appearances by Pyongyang's state-run artistic performers at next month's Winter Olympics in the South, after the North agreed to attend the Games....

 2018-01-15 06:17 

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12 000 flee as Philippines warns of volcano eruption...

The crater of a rumbling Philippine volcano has been glowing bright red, with vulcanologists warning it could erupt within days, sending thousands fleeing from their homes....

 2018-01-15 04:36 

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'I am not a racist' - Trump defends himself after 'shithole' comments...

US President Donald Trump has defended himself in the wake of recent disparaging comments about Haiti and African nations, declaring: "I am not a racist."...

 2018-01-14 19:06 

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Philippine volcano rumbles back to life, thousands evacuated...

The Philippines' most active volcano has rumbled back to life with lava fragments rising to its crater in a gentle eruption that has prompted authorities to evacuate thousands of villagers...

 2018-01-14 17:53 

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Two dead in Peru after 7.3 magnitude quake - official...

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake shook southern Peru, killing at least two people and injuring 65 others, the South American country's civil defence agency says....

 2018-01-14 15:08 

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Plane dangles off cliff after skidding off runway...

A commercial airplane that skidded off a runway after landing in Turkey dangled precariously off a muddy cliff with its nose only a few feet from the sea....

 2018-01-14 14:54 

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Whistleblower Chelsea Manning seeks US Senate seat...

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning, jailed for leaking classified information, is seeking election to the US Senate in the state of Maryland....

 2018-01-14 12:02 

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Iranian tanker sinks engulfed in flames, official says no hope of survivors...

A Iranian oil tanker burst into flames from end to end and sank Sunday, eight days after a collision with a cargo ship off China, state media said....

 2018-01-14 11:41 

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UK treasury chief accuses EU of paranoia over Brexit...

Britain's treasury chief, Philip Hammond, is accusing the European Union of "paranoia" over Brexit and should instead offer a positive vision....

 2018-01-14 10:47 

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Tsunami threat after 7.3-magnitude earthquake strikes off Peru...

The US Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.3 off Peru's coast....

 2018-01-14 09:46 

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Helicopter crashes on way to Indian oil rig, kills 5...

A helicopter carrying employees of an Indian oil company to an off-shore rig in the Arabian Sea has crashed, killing five people and leaving another two missing....

 2018-01-14 08:26 

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Three charged with Ritz jewellery heist: judicial source...

Three men have been charged over an audacious jewellery heist at the Ritz hotel in Paris, while two other suspects are still on the run....

 2018-01-14 07:10 

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'Under mattresses in the bathtub' - Hawaii panics after false alert of incoming missile...

A false alert warning of an incoming ballistic missile aimed at Hawaii caused panic and confusion across the US state, which is already on edge over the risk of an attack....

 2018-01-14 06:19 

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Dutch St Martin gets interim govt ahead of elections...

An interim government is to take over on the Dutch part of the hurricane-hit Caribbean island of Saint Martin ahead of elections, Dutch media report....

 2018-01-14 04:09 

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Christ statue in Peru damaged by fire days before pope visit...

A giant Christ statue in Peru's capital city has been damaged by fire days before Pope Francis is set to arrive in the South American nation....

 2018-01-13 20:51 

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Pakistan: Slain girl may have been victim of serial killer...

A Pakistani official says a serial killer may have been behind the rape and murder of young girl whose killing sparked deadly clashes between protesters and police....

 2018-01-13 20:00 

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Warning of ballistic missile inbound to Hawaii a 'false alarm' - officials...

Social media ignited after apparent screenshots of cell phone emergency alerts warning of a "ballistic missile threat inbound to Hawaii" began circulating, which US officials quickly dismissed as "false."...

 2018-01-13 19:08 

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Thousands protest Austria's new right-wing government...

Thousands of Austrians are protesting their country's new right-wing government with a march in Vienna....

 2018-01-13 19:08 

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Gaza fisherman shot dead by Egyptian army - Palestinians...

A fisherman from the Gaza Strip has been shot dead by the Egyptian army, Palestinian officials said, calling for an immediate investigation into the incident....

 2018-01-13 17:11 

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German defence minister visits troops at Jordan base...

Germany's defence minister is visiting a Jordanian air base where German troops have been stationed since October....

 2018-01-13 15:23 

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Czech president has big lead in early results...

Voting has ended in the first round of the Czech Republic's presidential election and early results show the anti-migrant incumbent with a huge lead....

 2018-01-13 15:06 

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Sex abuse, political turmoil overshadow pope in Chile, Peru...

Pope Francis' trip to Chile and Peru, originally aimed at highlighting the plight of indigenous peoples, is being overshadowed by the Catholic Church's dismal record confronting priestly sex abuse in Chile and political turmoil in Peru....

 2018-01-13 13:29 

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Trump Muslim ban shifted public opinion, study finds...

A new study announced has found that an order signed by the US President Donald Trump barring travellers from several Muslim-majority countries caused a significant shift in public opinion....

 2018-01-13 12:15 

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Qatar says second UAE plane violated its airspace...

Qatar said on Saturday that a second United Arab Emirates military jet had violated its airspace, prompting a new complaint to the United Nations....

 2018-01-13 11:08 

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Trump waives Iran sanctions, gives nuke deal 'last chance'...

President Donald Trump has delivered an ultimatum to European allies to fix the "terrible flaws" in the Iran nuclear deal...

 2018-01-13 10:07 

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Debate over whether Trump is racist revived by comments...

President Donald Trump's incendiary comments about immigrants have ripped open a jarring debate in the United States and around the world: Is the American president racist?...

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