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A communist candidate had a clear lead - but lost at the last minute to a pro-Putin politician.
Police in Brazil found $1.5m in cash and luxury watches worth $15m in two bags, local media say.
No remains are found during a police search at the former home of a Sydney woman who vanished in 1982.
Kenyan runner Joseph Kiprono Kiptum hit by a car as he was leading a half marathon in Colombia.
Rescuers are digging to recover bodies in the Philippines, as Typhoon Mangkhut weakens over China.
Authorities say thousands of people have been forced from their homes and warn more floods could hit.
Miguel Díaz-Canel says he wants to eliminate discrimination of all types.
The country star says she has had three miscarriages in the last two years.
The statue of the mythical beast was found as water was drained from a temple in the city of Aswan.
The rapper says "a former team member" is the only person with access to the account.
Impassable roads have left the coastal city of Wilmington, North Carolina, cut off completely.
The government investigates the "vicious" sabotage of fruit, amid fears of copycat incidents.
The storm kills at least two people in China after claiming the lives of dozens in the Philippines.
The deaths of three firemen leaves many feeling they reveal a reckless attitude to health and safety.
Young girls are sold to men as old as 90 in the custom still practised in Nigeria's Becheve community.
Brothels have been legal in Nevada since 1971 - but could they face the axe?
Cândido Godói is a village of 7,000 inhabitants in the south of Brazil that has a phenomenal number of twin births.
South Korean artist Dain Yoon creates stunning illusions using makeup.
Director Jude Ratnam accuses the militant group of betraying Tamils in the film Demons in Paradise.
The film took the People's Choice Award at Toronto Film Festival, an indicator for future prizes.