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Extortion pushes mogul to sell

The billionaire creator of Big Brother has admitted that a series of extortion attempts contributed to his decision to sell his media company.

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Islamic State executes hundreds

Islamic State fighters have executed at least 400 people in Palmyra since capturing the ancient Syrian city four days ago.

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UK’s Labour backs EU referendum plan

Britain's opposition Labour Party will back Prime Minister David Cameron's plans to hold a referendum on the country's European Union membership.

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IS captures part of ancient Syrian city
May 20 2015 at 15:58

Islamic State fighters seized around a third of the historic Palmyra after fierce clashes with the military and allied combatants.

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‘Foreigners won’t interview our scientists’
May 20 2015 at 16:00

Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Tehran would not accept “unreasonable demands”, ruling out letting inspectors interview its atomic scientists.

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Woman in court for Google exec’s death
May 20 2015 at 12:39

A prostitute who injected a Google executive with a lethal dose of heroin aboard his yacht faces a six-year jail term.

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Cambodians mark ‘Day of Anger’
May 20 2015 at 12:31

More than 1 000 people marked Cambodia's annual “Day of Anger” against the genocidal former Khmer Rouge regime.

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Israel to ban Palestinians from buses
May 20 2015 at 12:31

Palestinians in the West Bank who commute to Israel to work will from be banned from riding the same buses as Israelis, an official said.

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