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Gessica Notaro attacker gets 15 years for acid attack

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 6:29am
An ex-boyfriend who disfigured a former Miss Italy finalist is jailed on appeal.

North Korea to expel detained US citizen, state media say

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 4:18am
State media said the man entered the country illegally from China in October.

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange charged in US, papers show

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 4:13am
The unspecified charges against the WikiLeaks founder were mentioned in a separate court case.

Diddy's ex, Kim Porter, dies at 47

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 2:40am
It's not been confirmed how the actress and model, who had three children with US rapper Diddy, died.

Hockney painting breaks auction record for living artist

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 2:08am
The price of Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) is the highest for a living artist.

India tiger cubs 'may become man-eaters'

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 1:34am
Their mother was shot dead this month after reportedly killing 13 people in Maharashtra state.

Japan Airlines tightens alcohol rules for pilots

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 12:56am
The new safety measures follow a string of incidents and delayed flights due to intoxicated pilots.

California wildfires: Number of missing leaps to 600

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 11:08pm
Seven more bodies have also been found in northern California, taking the state-wide death toll to 66.

Rebel Wilson: Actress loses bid to reclaim record defamation payout

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 10:47pm
The actress will not reclaim a multi-million dollar payout, despite winning a defamation case.

North Korea 'tests new high-tech weapon'

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 10:26pm
The successful test was supervised by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, state-run media say.

Is teenage pregnancy in Kenya on the rise?

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 8:59pm
Reports of girls giving birth in the exam period prompted a government inquiry into teenage pregnancy.

Chile promises to investigate Mapuche killing

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 8:48pm
Protests break out after the grandson of an indigenous leader is shot dead during a police operation.

Khmer Rouge surviving leaders face genocide verdict

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 8:32pm
During their four years in power in Cambodia, the regime killed all those they perceived to be their enemies.

Africa's week in pictures: 9-15 November 2018

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 8:23pm
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.

Quiz of the Week: Which superhero wasn't Lee's?

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 8:16pm
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?

Grandpa paints his Taiwanese village in cats and dogs

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 7:02pm
Huang saved his home from demolition after his paintings turned his village into a huge tourist attraction.

Viral US act of kindness that raised $400,000 'a lie'

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 6:50pm
A homeless man and couple who crowdfunded thousands have been charged with conspiracy and theft.

Lion Air crash: Boeing sued by victim's family over aircraft design

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 5:37pm
A lawsuit is filed against the US manufacturer over an alleged design fault with its 737 Max jet.

Drone footage shows wildfire devastation

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 5:05pm
The Californian town has been destroyed by the Camp Fire.

Why is Canada running out of marijuana?

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 3:56pm
Supply problems in the month-old legal cannabis industry could last well into next year.

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