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Captors contacted Foley’s relatives

Journalist James Foley’s family received a chilling message from his kidnappers just days before his murder.

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Top agents to probe Brown’s death - Holder

US Attorney General Eric Holder has vowed a thorough civil rights probe into the shooting of Michael Brown.

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Entire world appalled by beheading - Obama

US President Barack Obama has condemned the Islamic State militants who beheaded a US journalist as "a cancer".

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Suitcase victim’s daughter says she’s pregnant
August 19 2014 at 10:39

Nineteen-year-old Heather Mack was detained by Indonesian police after her mother’s body was found inside a suitcase in Bali.

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More arrested as Pakistan protests continue
August 19 2014 at 10:39

Pakistani police have arrested 147 supporters of Imran Khan and cleric Tahir ul-Qadri in Punjab province.

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Two teens ‘wanted to kill teachers’
August 19 2014 at 10:39

California police have arrested two youths who allegedly planned to kill teachers and fellow students at their high school.

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Silva gaining favour in Brazil?
August 19 2014 at 10:39

Environmentalist Marina Silva could unseat incumbent Dilma Rousseff in Brazil’s October presidential vote, according to a poll.

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Missouri protests boil over again
August 19 2014 at 10:00

Missouri police used teargas and stun grenades as chaos erupted in Ferguson over the death of Michael Brown.

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US helps Kurds retake Iraqi dam
August 19 2014 at 09:59

Iraqi and Kurdish forces have recaptured Mosul Dam from Islamist fighters with the help of US air strikes, say officials.

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Brown ‘shot at least six times’
August 19 2014 at 09:41

Michael Brown was shot at least six times, including twice in the head, during an encounter with a police officer in Missouri.

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Americans will drown in blood - IS
August 19 2014 at 09:41

The Islamic State fighters who seized parts of Iraq have issued a stern warning to the United States.

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Ninety targets destroyed in three days - Pentagon
August 19 2014 at 09:22

US military aircraft have carried out dozens of air strikes against Islamic State fighters in Iraq over the past three days, says the Pentagon.

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Jackie Chan’s son held after drug blitz
August 19 2014 at 09:22

Jaycee Chan - the son of martial arts superstar Jackie Chan - has been detained in Beijing on drug-related charges.

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