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$1.8m for man wrongfully jailed for murder, rape
$1.8m for man wrongfully jailed for murder, rape

New Zealand's government agreed to pay a record amount to a man who spent over 20 years in prison for a rape and murder he did not commit.

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Trafficking charges for Thai brothel owner
Trafficking charges for Thai brothel owner

A Thai court has issued arrest warrants for the owner and manager of a local massage parlour for human trafficking, an official said.

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Brazil’s Rousseff seeks to save her career
Brazil’s Rousseff seeks to save her career

Brazil's suspended president Dilma Rousseff said she is negotiating a political deal to escape impeachment.

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Gator pulls toddler into water near Disney World
Gator pulls toddler into water near Disney World

Officials were hunting for a 2-year-old boy who was reportedly grabbed by an alligator into a lagoon at Walt Disney World in Florida.

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Mom who fatally stabbed sons indicted
Mom who fatally stabbed sons indicted

A US mother who “stabbed her three young sons to death and stashed their bodies in a bedroom closet” was indicted on murder charges.

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Family of slain hostage backs ransom policy
Family of slain hostage backs ransom policy

The family of Robert Hall, who was executed by an Islamist militant group, said they supported Canada's policy of not paying ransom.

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Khamenei warns US against nuclear deal violation
Khamenei warns US against nuclear deal violation

Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, threatened to “set fire” to the nuclear deal if US presidential candidates reneged on the agreement.

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‘Killer confessed on Facebook Live’
‘Killer confessed on Facebook Live’

After Larossi Abballa killed a French police couple, he reportedly took to Facebook Live to encourage viewers to follow his example.

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Pics: Nepal’s 68-year-old student
Pics: Nepal’s 68-year-old student

At 68, Durga Kami goes to school six days a week to complete his studies and escape a lonely home life following the death of his wife.

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Poisoned coffee case: suspect in court
Poisoned coffee case: suspect in court

Lawyers for a woman charged with murdering her friend by poisoning her coffee said there was no evidence that she committed such a crime.

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Anti-gay Islamic preacher leaves Australia
Anti-gay Islamic preacher leaves Australia

Farrokh Sekaleshfar who preached in 2013 that “death is the sentence” for homosexual acts left Australia after an “urgent” review of his visa.

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Did Orlando gunman lead a secret gay life?
Did Orlando gunman lead a secret gay life?

The FBI is investigating whether Orlando gunman Omar Mateen had been leading a secret life as a gay man.

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Orlando shooter’s wife ‘a person of interest’
Orlando shooter’s wife ‘a person of interest’

The wife of the gunman who killed 49 people at a Florida nightclub allegedly knew of his plans for the attack.

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Labour law march turns ugly in Paris
Labour law march turns ugly in Paris

Gangs of masked youths hurled stones and makeshift firebombs at police during a protest march in the French capital.

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Obama scolds Trump over proposed Muslim ban
Obama scolds Trump over proposed Muslim ban

Barack Obama slams “yapping” and “loose talk” from Republicans after Donald Trump’s call for a ban on Muslim immigrants.