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Man catches girl who fell from New York amusement park ride

Girl hangs from gondola ride before plummeting to group of people below.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 22:28:02 GMT

Barnaby Joyce honours London Bridge terror victims

Barnaby Joyce has laid a wreath by London Bridge in tribute to victims of the recent terror attack.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 21:19:06 GMT

Forest fire in Spain threatens key nature reserve

A forest fire in southern Spain has forced the evacuation of 1000 people and is threatening a national park.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 20:03:02 GMT

Muted celebrations as Mosul marks its first Eid without Islamic State

The people of Mosul celebrated their first Eid without Islamic State in three years on Sunday... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:09:05 GMT

Solomon Islands locals sceptical as newly rebuilt police force is re-armed

Locals say that they remain sceptical of capability of the new Royal Solomon Islands Police Force, though none have spoken of being fearful of it.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 06:31:07 GMT

Pakistan oil tanker fire kills scores

An overturned oil tanker exploded killing at least 148 people and injuring dozens of others in Pakistan on Sunday.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 19:27:06 GMT

In jab at Trump, Schwarzenegger and Macron team up to 'make planet great again'

To strike the latest blow in his Twitter war with US President Donald Trump, Schwarzenegger has recruited French President Emmanuel Macron.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:10:02 GMT

US Senate health bill faces serious resistance from both wings of Republicans

A small group of moderate Republican senators may pose at least as significant an obstacle to the measure's passage as their colleagues on the right.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 04:36:07 GMT

Crown 19 to face Chinese court on Monday - but not broadcast live

As the trial of Crown staff accused of promoting gambling gets underway, media aren't expected to gain access to a courtroom crowded with family of the accused.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 22:23:05 GMT

Frank Kerrigan shocked after getting call from son he thought he'd buried

It is unclear how coroner's officials misidentified the body nor who actually lies in the grave.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 04:10:05 GMT

Conservatives cancel holidays during hung parliament

Conservative MPs have been ordered not to take holidays abroad while Britain's parliament is sitting, amid fears that the government could fall if it loses a vote.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 03:27:09 GMT

Catholic Church in Spain accuses Qatar of meddling at historic mosque site

Spanish campaigners say the Catholic Church is exploiting the law so that it can make tax-free revenue from properties that were once untitled.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 03:01:06 GMT

China landslide: Fifteen confirmed dead, more than 100 still missing

Fifteen people are dead after a landslide struck a village in south-western China.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 05:16:09 GMT

In Venezuela, prisoners say abuse is so bad they are forced to eat pasta mixed with excrement

Thousands have been arrested amid the chaos over the past 10 weeks of protests against the government, and some say the abuse while in custody is so abhorrent that they were "forced to eat raw pasta with human excrement."... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 01:07:08 GMT

Donald Trump's Twitter feed is a gold mine for foreign spies

Trump's Twitter feed is a gold mine for every foreign intelligence agency.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:16:02 GMT

Fire risk in London flats highlights a class divide

Addise Mekonen was working a night shift Friday when he learned from television news that his apartment was one of 650 London flats being evacuated in the middle of the night amid fears that it might be as dangerous as Grenfell Tower, which had been incinerated in the deadliest blaze in Britain in more than a century.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:19:05 GMT

Trump's family hits back at Johnny Depp's assassination joke

Not even Johnny Depp is trying to defend Johnny Depp's comments to a laughing crowd at a festival last week: "When was the last time an actor assassinated a president? . . . It's been a while, and maybe it's time."... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 16:57:06 GMT

Blackmail fears as British parliament hit by 'brute force' cyber attack

The British parliament has been hit by a cyber attack that is preventing MPs from accessing their emails when not in Westminster, politicians and media reports said on Saturday.... Pubdate: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:13:04 GMT

Explosion at Colombia coal mine kills at least eight

At least eight miners at an underground coal mine in Colombia have died and five more are missing after an explosion caused by methane gas, the national mining agency said on Saturday.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:31:02 GMT

Five electrocuted at water park in Turkey

Five people have been electrocuted at a water park in northwest Turkey, including two teenagers and a 12-year-old, Turkish media reports say.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 12:31:02 GMT

Plan to remove Yellowstone grizzly bears from endangered list denounced

The grizzly bear in Yellowstone National Park has been protected for more than four decades. But no more.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 12:27:03 GMT

Martha the mastiff named World's Ugliest Dog 2017

In a competition annually dominated by the old, the tiny, and the hairless, the three-year-old Neapolitan Mastiff used her lollygagging youth to win the 29th annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 11:57:05 GMT

Police suspect crime syndicate helped Shaun Davidson and other prisoners escape Bali jail

Bali's police chief says he believes a crime syndicate helped four foreign prisoners including Australian Shaun Davidson stage a brazen escape from Bali's Kerobokan jail.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 09:30:05 GMT

Trump-Russia probe: Robert Mueller's dream team has conspiracy experience

Special Counsel's hires suggest a legal strategy that was key to prosecutions of the Enron fraud and the mob families in New York... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 07:57:08 GMT

Indonesia says terror charges to provide alleged Bali bombing mastermind Hambali with legal certainty

Indonesia says terror charges laid in the United States against Hambali, the alleged mastermind of the 2002 Bali bombings, were aimed at providing the Guantanamo prisoner with "legal certainty".... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 06:02:03 GMT

Saudi Arabia thwarts mosque attack in Mecca

Saudi security forces say they have foiled a suicide attack on the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:29:05 GMT

Donald Trump indicates 'Comey tape' tweet meant to affect testimony

US President also questioned the impartiality of Russia probe investigator Robert Mueller.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:24:08 GMT

War in Syria: US-led coalition kills 500 civilians in a month

The US-led coalition against the Islamic State terror group has killed nearly 500 civilians in one month of its pursuit of militant fighters in Syria.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:16:04 GMT

Emmanuel Macron heralds a new era, but can he run a country?

So far the French President has been in handshake mode. Now he needs to prove he's more than PR.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:11:05 GMT

China landslide: more than 100 feared buried as village destroyed

More than 100 people were feared dead, buried after a landslide caused by torrential rain destroyed a village in Sichuan province.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:15:06 GMT

Texas nurse suspected of killing up to 60 children charged with murder

A 66-year-old nurse in Texas who is suspected of killing up to 60 children has been indicted on new murder charges .... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:15:04 GMT

London fire hazards force evacuation of hundreds from high rises

Hundreds of families were being evacuated from apartments in five London high-rise buildings on Friday evening in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower disaster.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 11:33:06 GMT

If Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead, who will be the next IS leader?

Leader likely to be replaced by one of top two lieutenants, both of whom were Iraqi army officers under late dictator Saddam Hussein.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:57:06 GMT

Alleged Bali bombing mastermind Hambali charged with terror crimes

Alleged Bali bombing mastermind Hambali accused of crimes that killed more than 200 people.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:41:05 GMT

Barack Obama ordered 'cyber bombs' for Russian network after hacking: report

Barack Obama authorised 'cyber bombs' against Russian networks after election hacking.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:29:03 GMT

White House hits out at Johnny Depp after Trump assassination jibe

The White House has responded to Johnny Depp's comments about assassinating a president.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:36:07 GMT

'No cake ever came': Brexit anniversary opens old wounds

The first anniversary of the Brexit vote, has been greeted with bitter howls and smug celebration.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:33:02 GMT

'Close Al-Jazeera, curb ties with Iran': Arab states issue ultimatum to Qatar

Four Arab states that imposed a boycott on Qatar have demanded Doha close the Al-Jazeera TV station.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:02:07 GMT

South Korea fires test missile capable of reaching any part of North Korea

South Korea has test-fired a new ballistic missile capable of hitting any part of North Korea.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:31:04 GMT

As RAMSI ends, Solomon Islanders look to the future

The first murder was a long time coming, though it happened in the most unlikely of places.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:09:08 GMT

Man charged with terrorism-related murder in Finsbury Park van attack

A man suspected of driving a van at Muslim worshippers leaving a London mosque has been charged with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder, British police said on Friday.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:33:02 GMT

London police confirm Grenfell cladding failed safety tests, manslaughter charges considered

Police are considering manslaughter charges over the Grenfell Tower tragedy, after confirming the insulating cladding on the building had failed safety tests.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:03:04 GMT

Popular Chinese social media service Sina Weibo slapped with video ban

Australian tourism marketers and sporting events use social medial platform Sina Weibo.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:42:04 GMT

Police don't believe Bali jail escapee Shaun Davidson is in East Timor

East Timorese police do not believe Kerobokan jail escapee Shaun Davidson is in their country, after two of his fellow escapees were arrested in Dili on Thursday.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:16:02 GMT

Motorbikes go for free: how Indonesia is trying to save lives over Eid holiday

Ramadan's annual homecoming tradition - known here as Mudik - is the most joyous time of the year for millions of Indonesians. But it can also be deadly.... Pubdate: Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:39:09 GMT

Can the Supreme Court straighten out America's Goofy-shaped democracy?

In a nation of 320 million people, it could fall to one self-effacing man to erase America's rotten boroughs and change the map of the country for years to come.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:02:07 GMT

Republican senators unveil Obamacare replacement bill, Obama decries it

The previously secret proposal rolls back former president Barack Obama's signature healthcare law... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:37:06 GMT

Donald Tusk channels John Lennon, dreams that Brexit won't happen

The president of the European Council says it's not "impossible" that Brexit could be abandoned. His fellow EU chiefs disagree.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:32:12 GMT

Mega-developments, Virgin Australia and movie chain attract Chinese scrutiny

Billion-dollar hotel developments in Sydney and Queensland, a shareholding in Virgin Australia, and the Australia's biggest cinema chain will come under the scrutiny of Chinese regulators trying to rein in a US$215 billion ($284 billion) overseas buying spree by Chinese companies.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:55:05 GMT

Seven things the NRA will hate in new Pew survey on Americans' gun attitudes

The survey of 3900 Americans, including more than 1200 gun owners, paints a complicated picture.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:01:38 GMT

It's so hot in England, schoolboys are wearing skirts

A boy was reportedly told to change because his legs were too hairy.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:49:03 GMT

Canadian sniper shatters world record for the longest confirmed kill in history

A Canadian soldier in Iraq has killed an Islamic State militant from more than three kilometres away.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:40:05 GMT

European Union flexes muscles with 'historic' defence plan

It's their the EU's most ambitious defence plan for decades, a multi-billion-euro weapons fund, shared financing for battle groups and missions abroad.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:42:06 GMT

Donald Trump now says he made no tapes of James Comey conversations

Mr Trump began the speculation himself after tweeting Comey should "hope that there are no 'tapes'."... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:51:02 GMT

Car bomb hits Afghan bank in restive Helmand province, killing dozens

The governor said most of those killed were civilians, with a further 60 people wounded.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:47:03 GMT

Islamic State's destruction of Mosul's famous mosque their 'official announcement of defeat'

Islamic State's destruction of the mosque where al-Baghdadi announced his caliphate called the 'official announcement of their defeat'.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:27:05 GMT

Court hears dispute over Hitler house

A lawyer for the owner of the house where Adolf Hitler was born is disputing the government's right to take possession of the property.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:16:02 GMT

Hundreds of London buildings have cladding similar to Grenfell Tower: Theresa May

About 600 buildings in England have cladding similar to the type blamed for the spread of Grenfell fire.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:24:04 GMT

Two prisoners who escaped from Bali's Kerobokan jail arrested in East Timor

Two of the prisoners who escaped from Bali's Kerobokan jail on Monday have been arrested in Dili, the capital of East Timor.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:48:06 GMT

'My kids are scared now': Thousands at funeral of beaten Muslim girl in Virginia

About 5000 mourners attend funeral in Virginia of Muslim girl who was beaten to death with baseball bat.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:36:05 GMT

More time in 'Hotel K' awaits runaways if recaptured after brazen Bali breakout

Australian who escaped from Bali jail could have more than two extra years tacked onto his sentence.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:11:05 GMT

German prosecutors investigate boy for shooting toy gun at cycling Thai king

"A toy pistol, a soft air pistol, was used. First it was fired at a group of cyclists, one of whom was the King of Thailand."... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:06:11 GMT

Lives claimed, planes grounded in California heat wave as temperatures hit high 40s

Mercury hit 52 in Death Valley, but that nothing - it's more than 60 on the tarmac at Phoenix airport.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 06:31:09 GMT

Trump-Russia probe: Hacking attempts on 21 states

People connected to the Russian government tried to hack election-related computer systems in 21 states, probe told.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:35:02 GMT

New Saudi heir, Prince Mohammed bin Salman, built the right Trump ties

The new heir to the Saudi throne has been cultivating ties to some of the most influential officials in Donald Trump's White House.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:14:42 GMT

Australian man faces charges after Thai accident

An Australian man is facing criminal charges following a traffic accident in central Thailand that left two people dead and a third in a critical condition in hospital.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:25:04 GMT

Russian hackers targeted US election in 'influence operation', officials confirm

A total of 21 US state election systems were breached as part of Russian campaign, Congress hears, while a leaked video of Donald Trump discussing sexual conquests served to distract the US public.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 21:32:47 GMT

Battle for Mosul: al-Nuri Mosque where Islamic State declared caliphate destroyed

Iraq says IS destroyed its own spiritual headquarters, while IS blames US air strikes.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 02:12:11 GMT

Grenfell Tower survivors to move into luxury London complex

Displaced residents will be allocated a mix of one to three-bedroom units with a more "simple" interior, but same construction, the property developers said.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:43:07 GMT

Islamist militants' siege of Philippine school ends after 12 hours

The militants have withdrawn and released all hostages, a military spokesman said.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 18:39:04 GMT

Democrats seethe after special election loss: 'Our brand is worse than Trump'

Democrats are second-guessing their strategy after losing hotly-contested special election.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 17:29:38 GMT

Queen Elizabeth stirs social media with hat resembling the European Union flag

EU sure about that hat, your majesty?... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:44:02 GMT

Bishop Airport in Flint, Michigan evacuated after officer stabbed in the neck

US government officials are investigating the attack as a possible act of terrorism.... Pubdate: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 02:55:20 GMT

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Prince Philip at London's King Edward VII hospital with infection

Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth, has been admitted to hospital with an infection.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 21:32:41 GMT

British Prime Minister Theresa May promises to listen on Brexit as Queen opens Parliament

British PM promises to listen to businesses' Brexit concerns as the Queen formally opens Parliament.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:52:08 GMT

No sign of Bali escapees in Kerobokan jail's waste tunnel

An Australian man and three others appear to have made a clean getaway after their suspected escape tunnel from Bali's Kerobokan prison was found to be empty.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:35:07 GMT

Saudi king Salman names his son as crown prince, upending succession

The narrowly approved move marks a stark upheaval in the leadership of the wealthy kingdom, a key ally of the United States and the Arab world's largest economy.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 06:00:10 GMT

Republican win for Karen Handel in Georgia byelection a victory for Donald Trump

In defeat, Democrats can at least expect to give some Republicans a run for their money in the 2018 midterm elections.... Pubdate: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:51:05 GMT

Brussels explosion: 'Some luck tonight' says commuter who saw bomb go off

Remy Bonnaffe was listening to music on his headphones and checking his phone as he waited for his train home after "a normal day".... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:20:08 GMT

Islamist militants storm school in the Philippines, take students hostage

Pro-Islamic State militants have stormed a town and occupied a school in the southern Philippines.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:49:18 GMT

Video of Philando Castile killing released after Minnesota officer acquitted

Video footage of the fatal shooting of a black motorist by a Minnesota police officer released on Tuesday showed how quickly the incident unfolded.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:37:11 GMT

Otto Warmbier's family declines autopsy for US student released by North Korea

An Ohio coroner will not perform an autopsy on the American student who died after being held prisoner in North Korea for 17 months.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:51:11 GMT

German police raid 36 homes over hateful postings on social media

In a coordinated campaign across 14 states, German police have raided the homes of 36 people accused of hateful postings over social media, including threats, coercion and incitement to racism.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 21:44:05 GMT

A secret room, the Nazi artifacts and an Argentinian mystery

In a hidden treasure room dedicated to celebrating the Third Reich, Argentinian police officers have found a trove of Nazi artifacts.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 21:21:14 GMT

Georgia election: Republican wins House race seen as 'referendum on Trump'

A record turnout is pointing to a hard-fought race and the United States is hanging on the result.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 02:34:13 GMT

Brussels explosion: police shoot suspect attacker at Central Station

Belgium troops shot and killed a suspected suicide bomber in the Brussels city centre on Tuesday after a small explosion.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:02:16 GMT

Islamic State chief cleric killed in Syria air strike: US-led coalition

Binali was one of IS' most visible preachers and appeared regularly in its propaganda videos.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 02:34:16 GMT

It's so hot in Phoenix, Arizona that planes can't fly

At least 50 flights have been cancelled this week due to the heatwave.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:57:43 GMT

US jet destroys another Iranian drone over Syria

The episode was a fresh indication that the air war is likely to continue, and perhaps even escalate.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 05:06:06 GMT

Militia mutilates toddlers, burns villages in central Congo: UN

Congo's human rights minister has suggested the accusations were politically motivated.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 02:34:04 GMT

China's richest have $30 trillion to spend, and more investing in Australia

Australia is the third most popular destination for ultra-rich Chinese to invest wealth offshore, a new report shows.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:24:09 GMT

Facing old foes: Could the fall of IS 'caliphate' be the start of Iran-US war?

The US and Iran have been able to tolerate each other in the Iraqi theatre. But what happens once Islamic State's strongholds in Raqqa and Mosul fall?... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 04:00:54 GMT

Mystery surrounds Bali jailbreak as rain hampers investigation

Bali police were forced to hold off an investigation to ensure four prison escapees, including Australian Shaun Davidson, were not still trapped.... Pubdate: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:04:23 GMT

Mystery surrounds Bali jailbreak as rain hampers investigation

Rain has hampered Bali police from investigating whether four jail escapees including Australian Shaun Davidson are not still trapped inside the escape tunnel.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:51:11 GMT

Indonesia cracks down on terrorism with new laws and joint patrols

Indonesians who join terrorist groups overseas will face a maximum 15 years' jail under new anti-terrorism laws expected to be passed by September.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 06:46:15 GMT

Solomon Island children drown after rescue 'delayed over helicopter bill'

At least 17 people including 13 children have drowned after a rescue mission was reportedly delayed for lack of funds in the Solomon Islands.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:38:10 GMT

Alaskan black bears kill two, including teenage runner, in rare attacks

A 16-year-old runner who was fatally mauled by a black bear during a weekend mountain race.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 02:20:09 GMT

Embattled Sean Spicer may be moving backstage

The White House press secretary is expected to take on a more behind-the-scenes role.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 02:07:17 GMT

Bali prison escapee Shaun Davidson told prisoners he didn't want to return to Australia

Escapee Shaun Davidson told prisoners in Bali's Kerobokan jail he intended to do "something" before his imminent release that would extend his stay in Hotel K, as the prison is colloquially known.... Pubdate: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 06:51:18 GMT








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