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Diplomat’s son held in drug shooting

15-year-old son of Canadian diplomat charged with murder for drug-related Miami shooting in which his teenage brother was killed

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John Lennon’s first wife dies

Cynthia Lennon, first wife of late Beatle John Lennon, has died after a short battle with cancer.

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Turkish hostage dies after shootout

An Istanbul prosecutor died from his wounds after security forces stormed the office where members of a far-left group took him hostage, killing his two captors... Read Story

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Deadly explosion hits Yemen factory
April 1 2015 at 13:09

At least 25 workers were killed following an explosion at a dairy factory in Yemen’s Hodiada port, medical sources said.

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Japan’s ‘lonely deaths’ on the rise
April 1 2015 at 10:41

Rent was paid on time, his family didn't visit, and the only reason for the body's discovery was the slight smell...

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Clashes in Istanbul after hostage drama
April 1 2015 at 10:41

Protesters clashed with Turkish police in Istanbul after far-left militants who took a prosecutor hostage were killed by security forces.

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Philippine braces for typhoon Maysak
April 1 2015 at 10:41

Philippine authorities raised the alert for a powerful typhoon barrelling towards the country ahead of Easter holidays.

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Dad convicted after marrying off girl, 12
April 1 2015 at 09:54

An Australian man was convicted of procuring his daughter, 12, for sex by letting her marry a 26-year-old man.

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World’s oldest person dies at 117
April 1 2015 at 09:33

A Japanese woman recognised as the world's oldest person who credited her longevity to “eating delicious things” has died, a report said.

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German ‘cannibal’ cop awaits verdict
April 1 2015 at 09:32

State attorneys sought 10 and a half years in prison for Detlev Guenzel who allegedly killed a willing victim he met on a website for cannibalism fetishists.

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No royal pardon for jailed Anwar
April 1 2015 at 09:31

Malaysia has rejected a petition seeking a royal pardon for jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, but gave no explanation for the decision.

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Millions back anti-Obama signature drive
April 1 2015 at 09:31

President Nicolas Maduro has said that a signature drive demanding the repeal of US measures against Venezuela had passed 6 million.

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Passengers ‘knew they were going to die’
April 1 2015 at 06:31

Metallic banging and screams of "My God" can be heard on a video clip reportedly filmed aboard the Germanwings jet.

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