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Trump signs Republican loyalty pledge

Front-runner Donald Trump bowed to pressure from the Republican establishment and signed a pledge not to run as an independent candidate.

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‘Let this be the last’

The father of two Syrian boys, who drowned with their mother and nine others trying to reach Greece, is burying them at home.

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Death penalty sought for Dylann Roof

The state will seek the death penalty for 21-year-old Dylann Roof, for the murders of nine black worshippers at a Charleston church.

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US man charged for shooting bear cubs
September 3 2015 at 21:10

A man who allegedly shot two black bear cubs, killing one and wounding the other so severely that it had to be euthanized, may face jail.

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Trump signs Republican loyalty pledge
September 3 2015 at 21:43

Front-runner Donald Trump bowed to pressure from the Republican establishment and signed a pledge not to run as an independent candidate.

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‘Let this be the last’
September 3 2015 at 21:35

The father of two Syrian boys, who drowned with their mother and nine others trying to reach Greece, is burying them at home.

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Death penalty sought for Dylann Roof
September 3 2015 at 21:16

The state will seek the death penalty for 21-year-old Dylann Roof, for the murders of nine black worshippers at a Charleston church.

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Sri Lanka gets Tamil opposition leader
September 3 2015 at 20:57

Sri Lanka's parliament has named an ethnic minority Tamil politician as the main opposition leader for the first time in 32 years.

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They ‘slipped through my hands’
September 3 2015 at 20:08

Abdullah Kurdi has spoken about the tragic voyage that culminated in the image of his drowned toddler son’s body going viral.

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Two reporters released in Turkey
September 3 2015 at 18:00

Two journalists, arrested in southeast Turkey on charges of having links to a terrorist group, have been released.

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‘Sextortion blind spot in corruption fight’
September 3 2015 at 16:18

When sex is involved, prosecution is harder because evidence is elusive, the law is unclear and victims often shy away from coming forward.

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Jailed Hawks boss to appeal sentence
September 3 2015 at 16:18

A former Hawks captain who demanded R500 from a victim, launched an application for leave to appeal his sentence.

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Cop who shot black men was ‘justified’
September 3 2015 at 15:48

A US police officer will not face criminal charges after shooting two unarmed black men suspected of trying to steal beer.

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