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 2018-09-22 00:42 

Sydney Morning Herald

Suge Knight helped create gangster rap. Now he's facing up to 28 years in jail...

Although the charge normally carried a maximum 11 year sentence, Knight's two previous convictions mean he will be sentenced under California's three-strike law, upping the prison term....

 2018-09-22 00:42 

Breitbart Jerusalem

GoFundMe Campaign Aims to Support Widow, Orphaned Children of Terror Victim Ari Fuld...

A fundraising campaign seeks to raise money to support the widow and orphaned children of Ari Fuld, the dual U.S.-Israeli citizen who was brutally murdered by a Palestinian terrorist on Sunday. | Breitbart Jerusalem...

 2018-09-22 00:25 

Reuters Africa

Brazil court orders Twitter to hand over user data related to Bolsonaro attack...

A judge on Brazil...

 2018-09-22 00:17 

Deutsche Welle

Tanzania orders arrests as ferry death toll climbs...

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has ordered the arrest of the management of a ferry that capsized in Lake Victoria. The tragedy has claimed more than 130 lives with scores still missing....

 2018-09-22 00:12 

Washington Post

Gunmen kill man, wound 2 inside Acapulco beach restaurant...

Mexican officials say gunmen in a car targeted a man at a restaurant on one of Acapulco's most popular beaches, killing the customer and wounding two other people...

 2018-09-22 00:10 

CBC

U.S. to increase pressure on Venezuela, secretary of state says...

The United States is preparing a "series of actions" in the coming days to increase pressure on the Venezuelan government, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News on Friday....

 2018-09-21 23:51 

dpa

Joshua prepared to 'go to hell and back' against Povetkin...

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 2018-09-21 23:47 

Deutsche Welle

Former SS guard to stand trial for Nazi crimes...

Prosecutors say the former SS guard at the Stutthof Nazi concentration camp knew about hundreds of killings. Now in his 90's, he'll be tried as a juvenile, as he was younger than 21 at the time of the alleged crimes....

 2018-09-21 23:43 

Reuters Africa

Trump questions Kavanaugh's accuser, says opponents want to 'destroy' Supreme Court nominee...

Donald Trump on Friday sought to cast doubt on the woman who has accused his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, saying if the attack was "as bad as she says," it would have been immediately reported to police.AF...

 2018-09-21 23:28 

Radio Free Asia

China's Top Uyghur Official Comes Under Probe...

Nur Bekri, head of China's National Energy Administration, had served for seven years as chairman of the Xinjiang region....

 2018-09-21 23:25 

NBC News

12 potential victims come forward after doctor accused of druggings, sexual assaults...

Investigators have 12 credible leads on potential additional victims after Dr. Grant William Robicheaux and his girlfriend were accused of drugging and assaulting two women in 2016....

 2018-09-21 23:21 

dpa

First arrest after Tanzania ferry disaster as death toll hits 136...

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 2018-09-21 23:17 

Fox News

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UN aid chief: Fight against famine is being lost in Yemen...

The U.N. humanitarian chief warned Friday that the fight against famine is being lost in Yemen, which is already facing the world's worst humanitarian crisis with 75 percent of its 29 million people in need of assistance....

 2018-09-21 23:16 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

U.S. Extends Deadline For Investors To Divest Rusal Holdings To November 12...

The U.S. Treasury has extended until November 12 a deadline for investors to divest holdings of debt, equity, and other assets in sanctioned Russian aluminum giant Rusal and its parent holding company, EN+....

 2018-09-21 23:08 

Deutsche Welle

Iran: Trump administration a 'real threat' to Middle East...

Iran's foreign minister has urged the US to "start acting like a normal state." Tensions have risen between the two nations after President Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal in May and renewed sanctions on Tehran....

 2018-09-21 22:45 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Pakistan Rallies To Defeat Afghanistan In Asia Cup Cricket...

Pakistan, led by veteran batsman Shoaib Malik, defeated Afghanistan by three wickets in the Asia Cup cricket Super Four tournament in Abu Dhabi....

 2018-09-21 22:43 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

The Melbourne creeks the EPA doesn't want you to swim or fish in...

Victoria's environmental watchdog is warning Melbourne residents not to enter the waterways west of the city as it continues to investigate contamination from firefighting foam....

 2018-09-21 22:43 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Despite time and mud, researchers may have found the Endeavour...

About 240 years after the British scuttled the renamed Lord Sandwich 2 off Newport, in the United States, researches believe they may have found the ship that was once Captain Cook's Endeavour....

 2018-09-21 22:39 

NBC News

[ Health ]

FDA approves first spray-on skin product...

A product that sprays on skin cells to treat burns just won approval from the FDA. Its supporters say it will transform how burns are treated....

 2018-09-21 22:39 

CBS News

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Ferry boat that capsized, killing more than 130, was dangerously overloaded...

The ferry in Tanzania had the capacity to transport 100 people, but it was carrying up to three times that number...

 2018-09-21 22:36 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'It gave me a reason to go to rehab': Invictus Games helps amputee soldiers move on...

Nathan Parker wanted to be a fighter pilot since he was six years old until his dreams were shattered when he lost his arm in a horror crash. Now he's preparing to compete in the Invictus Games and it's helping aid his recovery....

 2018-09-21 22:36 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Prosthetic knees, feet 'talk to mobile phones': Invictus Games helps amputee soldiers move on...

Modern prosthetics now give amputees the freedom of movement that was once only dreamt of, as Australia's veterans gear up to compete in the Invictus Games....

 2018-09-21 22:34 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Reef authority board member to resign over potential conflict of interest...

Board member Margie McKenzie tells the Environment Minister she will resign from the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority after it was revealed the federal agency awarded contracts worth more than $20 million to a company she owns....

 2018-09-21 22:32 

NBC News

Woman jumps out of Uber window after alleged kidnapping attempt...

Brooke Adkins claims she was forced to jump out a window in Tallahassee, Florida, after her Uber driver refused to drop her off at her destination....

 2018-09-21 22:29 

Radio Free Asia

'Hard Line' President of Vietnam Dies After Illness...

Tran Dai Quang, who had previously served four decades in Vietnam's Ministry of Public Security, had jailed scores of political dissidents and rights advocates....

 2018-09-21 22:04 

Washington Post

UN aid chief: Fight against famine is being lost in Yemen...

The U.N. humanitarian chief is warning that the fight against famine is being lost in Yemen, which is already facing the world's worst humanitarian crisis with 75 percent of its 29 million people in need of assistance...

 2018-09-21 21:48 

Euronews

Indian bishop arrested on charges of raping nun...

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who heads the diocese of Jalandhar, wrote to the Vatican on Sunday asking to step down temporarily as protests and calls for his arrest grew....

 2018-09-21 21:48 

NBC News

Indian bishop arrested on charges of raping nun...

A Roman Catholic bishop was arrested in the south Indian state of Kerala on Friday on charges of raping a nun, police said, a day after the Vatican accepted the bishop's request to be temporarily relieved of his duties....

 2018-09-21 21:46 

Reuters Africa

Exclusive - Ecuador attempted to give Assange diplomat post in Russia: document...

in 2017 gave Wikileaks founder Julian Assange a diplomatic post in Russia but rescinded it after Britain refused to give him diplomatic immunity, according to an Ecuadorean government document seen by Reuters. AF...

 2018-09-21 21:40 

Radio Free Asia

Myanmar Lawmakers, Politicians React to British Foreign Secretary's Appeal...

They say the government cannot take action against the powerful military for its campaign in Rakhine state....

 2018-09-21 21:34 

NBC News

#WhyIdidntreport inspires survivors in defiance of President Trump...

Alyssa Milano has helped galvanize sexual assault survivors to share their stories in reaction to President Trump's tweet questioning honesty of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford....

 2018-09-21 21:34 

Sky News

Top official denies discussing how to remove Trump...

One of Donald Trump's top justice officials has denied discussing how to remove the US president from power by declaring him unfit for office....

 2018-09-21 21:09 

Al Jazeera

Maldives police raid resort, remove 'idols' ahead of heated polls...

Police remove underwater sculptures from the Fairmont hotel in move critics say is aimed at 'courting religious vote'....

 2018-09-21 21:05 

Al Jazeera

Sexual assault survivors tell Trump 'why I didn't report'...

Survivors share stories online after Trump questions Christine Blasey Ford's sex assault allegations against Kavanaugh....

 2018-09-21 21:03 

Radio Free Asia

Regional CSOs Boycott Mekong River Forum Over Opposition to Lao Dam...

Thai and Cambodian groups say prior notification and agreement procedures for the Pak Lay hydropower project are not transparent....

 2018-09-21 21:02 

Sky News

United defence for accused pick for Trump top job...

Brett Kavanaugh's path to the Supreme Court is looking rocky....

 2018-09-21 21:01 

Washington Post

PLO mission in Washington is a ghost of an office 2 weeks before closing...

The United States ordered the closure, citing a lack of Palestinians engagement in making peace with Israel, and set a deadline of Oct. 10. But things have already ground to a halt....

 2018-09-21 20:59 

Radio Free Asia

Australian Filmmaker Granted Pardon in Cambodia...

James Ricketson will soon be freed from a six-year prison term imposed for 'espionage,' sources say....

 2018-09-21 20:55 

Euronews

Unopened letter to Anne Frank's father fetches 9,500 at auction...

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 2018-09-21 20:55 

i24 News

Trump holds on to diplomatic 'success' in N. Korea...

Experts praised the positive developments, but cautioned much remains to be done...

 2018-09-21 20:53 

Sydney Morning Herald

Deputy AG Rosenstein suggested he secretly record Trump, discussed 25th Amendment...

Rod Rosenstein wanted to expose the chaos consuming the administration and discussed recruiting Cabinet members to impeach Trump....

 2018-09-21 20:49 

dpa

Trump appears to cast doubt on Kavanaugh assault accuser in tweets...

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 2018-09-21 20:49 

dpa

Goalkeeper Zieler helps Stuttgart to 0-0 draw with Dusseldorf...

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 2018-09-21 20:47 

Sky News

Revealed: First image of Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker...

An image of Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker has been revealed for the first time....

 2018-09-21 20:39 

Deutsche Welle

Indian bishop arrested after nun accuses him of rape...

Following public protests, Indian police have arrested Catholic Bishop Franco Mulakkal on suspicion of repeatedly raping a nun. The cleric described the charges as a conspiracy against the church....

 2018-09-21 20:36 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Doomsday Vault needs to plug leak caused by climate change...

Climate change in the Arctic is happening so quickly, the Norwegian Government has been forced to spend $A17 million to fix a subterranean vault that is preserving the world's seeds....

 2018-09-21 20:36 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Critically endangered birds hitch ride on plane in last-ditch conservation effort...

There are only a few dozen orange-bellied parrots left alive in the wild, so this species will be flown to Tasmania by plane, rather than migrating naturally, in a desperate effort to prevent their extinction....

 2018-09-21 20:34 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Waves of discontent as storm hits Perth-based renewable energy darling...

The home-grown technology of Carnegie Clean Energy to harvest the power of waves has, until now, been irresistible to politicians of all stripes and thousands of small investors, but a storm has hit and the wave energy dream appears in doubt....

 2018-09-21 20:32 

Al Jazeera

Can Trump protect Kavanaugh?...

US president's pick for a seat in the Supreme Court is accused of sexual assault, possibly derailing the nomination....

 2018-09-21 20:20 

Radio Free Asia

South Korean CSOs Want Government, Company to be Accountable For Lao Dam Disaster...

The groups call for an on-site investigation of the dam collapse to produce credible measurements of the damage it has caused....

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