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Australian census back online after cyberattack
Australian census back online after cyberattack

Australia's first attempt to conduct a census online has been hit by what an angry prime minister described as system failures.

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Former Somali refugee set to win office in Minnesota
Former Somali refugee set to win office in Minnesota

Ilhan Omar spent four years in a refugee camp as a girl. Now she is set tp be the US's first Somali-American state legislator.

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Man scales Manhattan landmark to see Trump
Man scales Manhattan landmark to see Trump

A Donald Trump supporter reached the 21st storey of Trump Tower - using suction cups - in a bid to see the Republican candidate.

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Origin of California’s Valley Fire revealed
Origin of California’s Valley Fire revealed

The California blaze that destroyed more than 1 300 homes and buildings was started by a spark from an improperly wired hot tub.

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UN rights chief decries purge in Turkey
UN rights chief decries purge in Turkey

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has called on Turkey to stem a “thirst for revenge” following a failed coup that ...

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Death sentence for LA’s ‘Grim Sleeper’ serial killer
Death sentence for LA’s ‘Grim Sleeper’ serial killer

A former sanitation worker was sentenced to death for murdering nine women and a teenage girl in a crime spree dating back 30 years.

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Gitmo: Home to the super bad and the downright ordinary
Gitmo: Home to the super bad and the downright ordinary

Since the 9/11 attacks Guantanamo Bay has been used to detain not only terrorists, but many ordinary people who were threatened into serving them.

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Maternity hospital fire kills 12 newborns
Maternity hospital fire kills 12 newborns

A fire, most likely caused by faulty electrical wiring, ripped through a maternity ward at a Baghdad hospital overnight, killing 12 newborn babies.

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Woman civilian killed during police drill
Woman civilian killed during police drill

A US police officer has accidentally shot a woman during a drill at a police academy in Florida, reports say.

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Duke of Westminster dies at 64
Duke of Westminster dies at 64
Tonight

The Duke of Westminster, Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor - whose wife is godmother to Prince William - has died.

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Icahn praises Trump’s economic plan
Icahn praises Trump’s economic plan
International

Billionaire activist and investor Carl Icahn says Republican White House hopeful Donald Trump will nab the blue-collar vote.

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Father of Orlando shooter seen at Clinton event
Father of Orlando shooter seen at Clinton event

The father of the Orlando gay nightclub shooter was spotted at a campaign event for Hillary Clinton in central Florida.

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Trump lashed for remarks on gun rights
Trump lashed for remarks on gun rights

Donald Trump draws scorn after suggesting that gun-rights activists could stop Hillary Clinton from nominating liberal Supreme Court justices.

21 days ago
India's ‘Iron Lady’ ends 16-year hunger strike
India's ‘Iron Lady’ ends 16-year hunger strike

Human rights activist Irom Sharmila, in tears, broke her fast in front of reporters by dripping honey into her mouth.

21 days ago
Anti-US sentiment on the rise in Turkey
Anti-US sentiment on the rise in Turkey

‘There is a serious anti-American feeling in Turkey, and this is turning into hatred,’ Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag said in an interview.