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EPA

Fifteen Islamic State targets hit in two days

The US military and its allies hit Islamic State forces with 15 air strikes in Iraq and Syria during a three-day period, the US Central Command said.

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Thai lawmakers agree to ban surrogacy

Thailand's interim parliament has given initial approval to a bill banning commercial surrogacy, the practice of hiring a woman to carry a fetus to term.

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Associated Press

UN watchdog slams US cop shootings

A UN watchdog has slammed police shootings of blacks in the United States.

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Volcano erupts in Japan, flights affected
November 28 2014 at 09:52

Japan’s Mount Aso has blasted out chunks of magma and debris for the first time in more than 20 years.

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Protesters target Black Friday sales
November 28 2014 at 09:28

Ferguson marchers vented their frustration over the Michael Brown case by targeting retailers during the Black Friday bonanza.

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University cuts ties with Cosby
November 28 2014 at 09:27

Sexual assault claims against Bill Cosby have cost the actor his honorary job at a Massachusetts university.

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Planes flipped, roofs torn off in epic storm
November 28 2014 at 09:09

Hailstones the size of tennis balls and 140km/h winds caused extensive damage during a superstorm in Brisbane.

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Cats used in drug smuggling attempt
November 28 2014 at 08:56

A man from Benoni has appeared in a London court accused of using cats to smuggle heroin worth R13m into the UK.

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Ferguson ‘calmer’ on Thanksgiving
November 28 2014 at 04:23

Protests dwindled in Ferguson after 48 hours of violence sparked by a jury’s decision in the Michael Brown case.

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Sunni tried for attack on Belgian Shi’a mosque
November 27 2014 at 21:36

A Moroccan man admitted setting fire to a Shi’a mosque in Brussels to protest the crackdown on fellow Sunnis in Syria, killing the imam.

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New US police shooting claims spotlight
November 27 2014 at 21:14

A video showing police shooting dead a12-yea-old black boy carrying a replica gun raised new questions about US police treatment of young African Americans.

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UN declares Gaza flood emergency
November 27 2014 at 20:54

A United Nations agency declared a state of “emergency” in Gaza City after two days of heavy rains and flooding in the war-ravaged Palestinian enclave.

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Five dead as Taliban target foreigners
November 27 2014 at 20:46

The Taliban bombed a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul, killing five people, and attacked a foreign compound in the city centre.

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