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Russia Arkhangelsk blast: Teenager dead at FSB security HQ

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 6:38am
A 17-year-old died after taking explosives to a federal security office in Arkhangelsk, officials say.

Jin Yong: The 'Tolkien of Chinese literature' dies at 94

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 5:44am
Jin Yong's fantasy novels of martial arts heroes and legends sold millions around the world.

Russian grammar tsarina targets TV

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 5:37am
A Russian-language teacher is a YouTube star for calling out TV grammar errors

Australian awarded house in 'bizarre' 20-year squatting case

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 4:11am
Bill Gertos had changed the locks and leased the house to others - giving him legal ownership rights.

Kanye West announces he's distancing himself from politics

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 3:48am
Kanye West announces he's distancing himself from politics over Blexit campaign.

Viola Davis explains why there's a long way to go to eliminate racism

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 2:23am
Oscar winner Viola Davis reveals how she has stayed grounded in Hollywood and why there still aren't enough black actors on screen.

Japan bullet train stops 'scary' safety drills

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 2:10am
Workers at the Japanese company would crouch in trenches beside railway tracks as trains sped by.

India unveils the world's tallest statue

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 1:59am
The 600ft tall statue, which cost $430m, has been billed as a major tourist attraction.

Yemen conflict: Mattis and Pompeo urge swift ceasefire

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 1:52am
US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urge all sides to hold talks soon.

Pakistan court clears condemned Christian

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 1:39am
The landmark ruling by the Supreme Court means Asia Bibi will not be hanged for blasphemy.

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