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Justine Damond shooting: Minneapolis police 'feared ambush'

July 19, 2017 - 3:12pm
A lawyer suggests Minneapolis police could have been startled by Justine Damond, before killing her.
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Toddler used as distraction in lift wallet robbery

July 19, 2017 - 2:38pm
Police in New Orleans are looking for a couple who allegedly used a baby to help distract a victim.
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Spanish police recover three stolen Francis Bacon paintings

July 19, 2017 - 2:14pm
Spanish police say two other paintings stolen in Madrid in 2015 are still missing.
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Netanyahu: EU's policy towards Israel is 'crazy'

July 19, 2017 - 2:12pm
The Israeli leader's comments at a closed-door meeting in Budapest were overheard by reporters.
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Tobacco firms 'hamper anti-smoking push'

July 19, 2017 - 2:03pm
Countries covering two thirds of the world's population now have measures in place to encourage people to stop smoking.
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Meet the man making wood exoskeletons

July 19, 2017 - 1:51pm
Find out what led Ukrainian crane operator Dmitriy Balandin to design a low-cost walking aid.
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Justine Damond

July 19, 2017 - 1:32pm
Officials have released few facts about the Australian woman killed by a Minneapolis police officer.
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US airline mechanic, 91, breaks record

July 19, 2017 - 1:07pm
Azriel "Al" Blackman, 91, receives an award from the Guinness World Records for his career milestone.
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Three Kenyan men sentenced to death for stripping woman

July 19, 2017 - 12:52pm
The incident was recorded and shared widely on social media in Kenya three years ago.
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Arizona senator defends Muslim opponent from online attacks

July 19, 2017 - 12:42pm
Jeff Flake expresses his support for a Democratic challenger after she is abused online.
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Israeli steals Auschwitz items for student art project

July 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
Rotem Bides said she had acted to prevent the Holocaust from "turning into a myth".
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Saudi police release miniskirt video woman without charge

July 19, 2017 - 11:53am
The woman was filmed openly defying the conservative Muslim kingdom's strict dress code.
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Saudi-led bloc modifies demands to end Qatar crisis

July 19, 2017 - 11:47am
The four states now want Doha to accept six principles on combating extremism and terrorism.
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Spain's 'secret credit card banker' Blesa found shot dead

July 19, 2017 - 11:32am
Miguel Blesa was given a jail term for a corruption scandal that ensnared dozens of other bankers.
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Standing against stigma

July 19, 2017 - 10:59am
Prudence Mabele was one of the first South African black women to say publicly she had HIV.
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Uruguay pharmacies start selling recreational marijuana

July 19, 2017 - 9:59am
It is the first country to sell the drug legally over the counter for recreational use.
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India's PM would like books instead of bouquets

July 19, 2017 - 9:27am
Narendra Modi says he rather be given the leaves of a book instead of flowers on his official visits.
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Tour de France legs: Pawel Poljanski sends internet into meltdown

July 19, 2017 - 8:47am
Pawel Poljanski shared the snap of his veiny legs on Instagram after the 16th stage of the race.
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Zimbabwe: Lion kills 10-year-old girl in Chiredzi

July 19, 2017 - 8:34am
Zimbabwe police say the child was relieving herself at night when she was dragged away.
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Vigil honours Justine Damond, shot dead by US police

July 19, 2017 - 8:08am
Family and friends meet at dawn on a Sydney beach to mourn the passing of Justine Damond, an Australian woman fatally shot by US police.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.