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Jay-Z, Gaga among stars who 'turned down' R Kelly documentary

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 9:16am
TV docuseries Surviving R Kelly tells the story of the R&B singer through the experiences of his accusers.

Protesters call on Sudan's President Bashir to step down

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 8:23am
Hundreds have gathered after Friday prayers to demand an end to the rule of President Omar al-Bashir.

Fish fumes blamed for allergy death of Brooklyn boy

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 8:18am
Police believe fish being cooked may have caused the death of 11-year-old Cameron Jean-Pierre.

Ellen urges Kevin Hart to reconsider hosting the Oscars

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 8:05am
"I believe in second chances... you should host the Oscars," she said, after December's homophobic tweet scandal.

Huawei staff punished after official tweet posted 'via iPhone'

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 8:03am
Two employees are reportedly demoted over a social media post displaying "via Twitter for iPhone".

Kazakh 'Golden Man' to be reburied

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 7:05am
The remains of an ancient warrior in Kazakhstan are to be sealed in a time capsule.

Cricket captain picks up reporter's phone

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 6:29am
Australia cricket captain Tim Paine answers a reporter's phone during a news conference in Sydney.

German far-right NPD threatens vigilante patrols

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 6:24am
Ultra-nationalists say German police are not doing enough to curb crimes by asylum seekers.

Who is Paul Whelan, ex-US Marine held in Russia?

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 6:18am
The former US Marine has been detained in Russia on suspicion of spying.

Jazmine Barnes: Texas police release sketch of drive-by gunman

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 6:01am
A large manhunt is underway for a white male who shot dead seven-year-old Jazmine Barnes.

German politicians targeted in 'mass hack attack'

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 4:11am
Hundreds of German politicians have had personal details hacked and published online, reports say.

Thailand Pabuk: Tourist spots hit by worst storm in decades

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 3:47am
Storm Pabuk has made landfall in southern Thailand and is expected to hit popular tourist islands.

Hobart's sky turns 'apocalyptic' as distant bushfire burns

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 12:32am
A bushfire raging in a distant region blankets the Australian city in clouds of smoke.

US House Democrats vote to end shutdown

Thu, 01/03/2019 - 11:51pm
But the move looks certain to be vetoed by President Trump in a row over funding for his border wall.

US and China to hold trade talks in Beijing next week

Thu, 01/03/2019 - 11:46pm
The meeting will be closely watched for progress in resolving the bruising US-China trade war.

Japanese monks: 'I can do this in monk's robes' videos shared online

Thu, 01/03/2019 - 11:36pm
The challenge started after a Japanese monk was fined for driving in his traditional garb.

Ex-Credit Suisse bankers arrested over '$2bn fraud scheme'

Thu, 01/03/2019 - 10:03pm
US authorities allege the men took part in a fraud scheme to supply loans to firms in Mozambique.

Herb Kelleher: Father of low-cost airline travel dies at 87

Thu, 01/03/2019 - 9:18pm
The co-founder of Southwest Airlines, which paved the way for low-cost air travel, dies aged 87.

US jury to decide if Ed Sheeran copied Marvin Gaye's Let's Get It On

Thu, 01/03/2019 - 7:44pm
A US judge rejects his request for a lawsuit alleging he copied a Marvin Gaye song to be dropped.

The women who banned alcohol

Thu, 01/03/2019 - 7:22pm
In the world's largest democracy, politicians find they need to listen to women if they want power.

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