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Wine theft: Man accused of stealing rare bottles falls to death

He was accused of stealing rare bottles worth more than $1.2m from Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Sierra Leone cancels China-funded Mamamah airport

The $400m project was signed by the former president against the advice of the IMF and the World Bank. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Taylor Swift breaks all-time American Music Awards record

The pop star wins four trophies at the American Music Awards, and again urges fans to vote. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

MJ Akbar: India minister under scrutiny over #MeToo allegations

MJ Akbar is the most high profile figure to be named in the flurry of allegations in the last few days. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Belgian football clubs raided in police inquiry into alleged fraud

Several clubs, including Club Bruges and Anderlecht, are investigated over fraud. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Kenya bus crash kills 50 on way to Kisumu

The vehicle's roof was ripped off in the accident in the west of the country. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

China Uighurs: Xinjiang 'legalises' Muslim internment camps

It had earlier denied allegations it was holding a million Muslim Uighurs in its Xinjiang region. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Majorca flash flood kills at least nine on Spanish island

Cars were washed away as a huge wave of muddy water engulfed a town in the east of the island. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Indonesia tsunami: Haircuts and hope as Palu begins to rebuild

From barbers to food hawkers, Palu residents are reopening businesses and rebuilding their lives. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Hurricane Michael: 'Too late to flee' storm set to hit Florida

Residents along the US Gulf coast prepare for Hurricane Michael's "life-threatening" storm surge. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkish media says video shows disappearance plot

Security camera footage purports to throw light on the Saudi journalist's disappearance. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Alphabet spinoff will turn your lawn into your air conditioner

Google spinoff Dandelion unveiled a cheaper way to cool your home. It involves your lawn. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Allbirds' machine-washable shoes are a hit

Allbirds co-founder Tim Brown came up with the idea for his shoe company after hanging up his soccer cleats. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Prince George and Princess Charlotte to feature in latest royal wedding

The UK's Prince George will be joined by his sister Princess Charlotte in official roles in the royal wedding of their cousin Princess Eugenie to Jack Brooksbank on Friday. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Study: These millennials are drinking less alcohol

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Posted on: 10/10/18

Wife of ex-Interpol chief held in China: I haven't told boys about dad's detainment

The wife of Interpol's former chief has said she fears for her life and that of her twin boys after her husband was detained by Chinese officials, in the latest case of a forced disappearance in Beijing. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

ICE ending practice of coordinating plans for asylum-seeking families

Immigration and Customs Enforcement has ended its practice of coordinating plans for asylum-seeking families in Arizona that are released from custody but still awaiting a court hearing on their request. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Trump rips Dems' 'Medicare for all' in op-ed

President Donald Trump knocked Democrats in incendiary terms ahead of the midterm elections with an op-ed decrying a proposal to establish a single-payer health care system. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Pope compares having an abortion to hiring a hitman

Pope Francis compared abortion to hiring a "hitman to solve a problem" during his weekly general audience Wednesday in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican. Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18

Joe Biden not running for President -- 'at this point'

Former Vice President Joe Biden sidestepped a question Wednesday about his 2020 intentions, saying he is not running for president "at this point." Read More ...
Posted on: 10/10/18



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