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Witness: El Chapo told me to give $100,000 to general

Thursday  23:10,   15 november 2018

A former Mexican cartel member who is testifying for the Us government at the trial of notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman detailed how the Sinaloa cartel paid bribes to protect its... >>>

John Lennon's killer says he feels more shame every year

Thursday  22:56,   15 november 2018

The man who gunned down John Lennon in 1980 says he feels "more and more shame" every year for his... >>>

'I'm going to see this through': UK PM May vows to fight for Brexit deal

Thursday  22:46,   15 november 2018

Prime Minister Theresa May vowed to fight for her draft divorce deal with the European Union after the resignation of her Brexit secretary and other ministers put her strategy and her job in peril. Credit Cards Are Now Offering 0% Interest Until... >>>

Khashoggi murder: US hits 17 Saudis with sanctions

Thursday  22:30,   15 november 2018

The United States on Thursday placed punishing economic sanctions on 17 Saudis allegedly involved in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, including top aides of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. The sanctions were declared after Riyadh's public >>>

US Powerball winner wants to buy mum a new house with $471m prize

Thursday  21:33,   15 november 2018

Robert Bailey has been playing the same six lottery numbers for 25 years and plans to keep on doing it — even though his digits finally hit for a US$343 million (A$471m) Powerball win, the largest in New York Lottery history. Mr Bailey, 67, was... >>>

Homeless man and couple 'MADE UP' heart-warming story that he gave woman his last $20 as all three are charged with scamming donors who raised $400,000 for him on GoFundMe

Thursday  19:56,   15 november 2018

A homeless man is being charged with conspiring with a New Jersey couple to scam donors into giving them $400,000 on... >>>

Wedding DJ steals 40 cards full of cash from guests on couple's big day forcing them to honeymoon in Butlins instead of jetting abroad

Thursday  19:45,   15 november 2018

Lauren George, 26, tied the knot with Christian, 29, in July (where they are pictured, right) but said her big day was ruined when Tom Butterworth (left) stole hundreds of pounds from them. The DJ even 'defaced' their wooden guest book frame by... >>>

Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty in Khashoggi's killing

Thursday  15:26,   15 november 2018

Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor is recommending the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of Saudi dissident writer Jamal... >>>

UK's Brexit Secretary Raab resigns thrusting May's government into turmoil

Thursday  13:53,   15 november 2018

UK's Brexit Secretary Raab resigns thrusting May's government into turmoil just two days after she clinched an EU divorce deal that was mauled by opponents, allies and mutinous members of her party. "Above all, I cannot reconcile the terms of the... >>>

A White House aide picked a fight with Melania Trump. The first lady won.

Thursday  12:13,   15 november 2018

The first lady’s decision to publicly push for the ouster of a senior member of her husband’s staff shows a new willingness to weigh in on White House... >>>

Pence tells Suu Kyi that Myanmar’s persecution of Rohingya is ‘without excuse’

Thursday  09:27,   15 november 2018

Vice President Mike Pence told Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi Wednesday that the treatment of her country's stateless Rohingya Muslim population was inexcusable.... >>>

Duterte 'skipped meetings for power naps'

Thursday  07:57,   15 november 2018

The 73-year-old president of the Philippines later defended his actions saying: "What's wrong with my nap?" Mr Duterte has previously missed events at other international summits as well as in the Philippines. His health has been a constant source... >>>

U.S. Catholic church hit with two national lawsuits by sex-abuse victims

Thursday  06:35,   15 november 2018

Victims seek the names of all Catholic clergy involved in abuse nationwide, and a class-action suit accuses the church of racketeering and... >>>

The day silence falls over South Korea

Thursday  04:00,   15 november 2018

More than half a million students take on an exam for which they have been preparing all their... >>>

Liberal candidate for marginal Yan Yean gone after anti-Muslim video surfaces

Thursday  03:25,   15 november 2018

The Liberal Party's candidate for the marginal seat of Yan Yean has quit as the endorsed candidate after a video surfaced that appeared to show her making allegations against... >>>