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Islamic State recaptures historic Palmyra

Islamic State has regained control of Syria's ancient city of Palmyra, activists and a news agency affiliated with the militant group have said.
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Posted 2016/12/11 08:43:00

Runaway tanker explodes in deadly fireball

At least 42 people have been killed after a runaway tanker carrying volatile gas ploughed into oncoming vehicles and exploded in a fireball in Kenya.
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Posted 2016/12/11 08:00:00

Runaway tanker explodes in deadly fireball

At least 33 people have been killed after a runaway tanker carrying volatile gas ploughed into oncoming vehicles and exploded in a fireball in Kenya.
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Posted 2016/12/11 08:00:00

Russia engaged in battle for its own history

It looks like a prison and in some ways, that is exactly what it has become.
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Posted 2016/12/11 00:41:00

At least 160 dead after church roof collapses

The roof of a church has collapsed during a packed service in Nigeria, killing at least 160 worshippers, a hospital director has said.
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Posted 2016/12/10 23:19:00

Twin blasts outside Istanbul stadium kill 38

Thirty-eight people have been killed in two explosions outside a football stadium in Istanbul, Turkey's interior minister said.
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Posted 2016/12/10 19:53:00

Suicide bomb attack in Yemen kills 45 soldiers

A suicide bomber has killed at least 45 soldiers at a military base in Yemen, according to government officials.
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Posted 2016/12/10 13:55:00

Syrian regime accused of chemical attack in Aleppo

Syrian activists say chemical gas was used in a district in Aleppo and put out video purporting to show children and adults being treated for breathing difficulties.
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Posted 2016/12/10 13:28:00

Zoo probes drowning mystery of seven penguins

A Canadian zoo has opened an investigation into the “devastating” drowning of seven of its penguins.
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Posted 2016/12/09 15:53:00

Terror suspect with loaded Kalashnikov held

A terror suspect with a loaded Kalashnikov assault rifle has been arrested in the Dutch city of Rotterdam, prosecutors say.
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Posted 2016/12/09 15:19:00

Terror suspect with loaded Kalashnikov held

A terror suspect with a loaded Kalashnikov assault rifle has been arrested in the Dutch city of Rotterdam.
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Posted 2016/12/09 15:19:00

Wilders guilty but walks free over hate speech

Dutch far-right political leader Geert Wilders has been found guilty of hate speech charges - but walked free from court.
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Posted 2016/12/09 10:23:00

Teen girls live stream own death in car crash

Two teenage girls died in a car crash while broadcasting on Facebook Live.
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Posted 2016/12/09 07:48:00

Scandal-hit S Korea president impeached

South Korea's parliament has voted to impeach President Park Geun-hye and suspend her powers over a corruption scandal.
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Posted 2016/12/09 07:16:00

Scandal-hit South Korea leader impeached

South Korea's parliament has voted to impeach President Park Geun-hye and suspend her powers over a corruption scandal.
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Posted 2016/12/09 07:16:00

Judge Reinhold arrested after airport row

US actor Judge Reinhold has been arrested at a Dallas airport after a confrontation with security officials.
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Posted 2016/12/09 04:51:00

Johnson faces testing tour after Saudi remark

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is facing a testing tour of the Middle East after he accused UK ally Saudi Arabia of "puppeteering" proxy wars in the region.
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Posted 2016/12/09 03:08:00

Johnson on message in Gulf after Saudi remark

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is on a testing tour of the Middle East after he accused UK ally Saudi Arabia of "puppeteering" proxy wars in the region.
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Posted 2016/12/09 03:08:00

Russia faces scrutiny in second doping report

Russia and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) face further embarrassment today with the publication of the second part of an independent investigation into state-supported doping.
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Posted 2016/12/09 00:10:00

Magnitude 7.8 quake rocks Solomon Islands

A magnitude 7.8 quake struck off the Solomon Islands, prompting authorities to issue a tsunami warning.
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Posted 2016/12/08 17:53:00