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Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict

Friday  04:30,   16 november 2018

During their four years in power in Cambodia, the regime killed all those they perceived to be their... >>>

Lion Air victim's family sues Boeing

Friday  03:10,   16 november 2018

A lawsuit is filed against the US manufacturer over an alleged design fault with its 737 Max... >>>

Oxford Dictionary picks 'toxic' as its word of 2018, summing up year's most talked-about topics

Friday  01:30,   16 november 2018

What single word best captures the tone of the past year? Oxford Dictionaries says it's "toxic." Oxford University Press monitors changes in the English language and each year selects a word that catches the annual mood. Its lexicographers said on... >>>

Ethiopia's PM takes on the military

Friday  00:30,   16 november 2018

Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is intensifying his crackdown on the military and spy... >>>

US mid-term election set record voter turnout

Friday  00:20,   16 november 2018

For the first time in more than 100 years, nearly half of eligible Americans voted in a mid-term... >>>

Who Is El Chapo's Wife? Former Beauty Queen at Trial

Thursday  23:56,   15 november 2018

The former beauty queen, 29, has attracted media attention due to her lavish life in... >>>

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... >>>