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North Korea defector wakes after being shot crossing the DMZ

November 21, 2017 - 10:25am
The soldier, wounded on the border with the South, is now talking to doctors and watching TV.
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Mugabe impeachment: Zimbabwe MPs debate motion against president

November 21, 2017 - 10:18am
Zimbabwe's parliament opens proceedings against the president, who refuses to quit despite an army takeover.
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Talking turkey

November 21, 2017 - 10:17am
US President Donald Trump will pardon his first turkey on Tuesday - either "Wishbone" or "Drumstick".
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Zimbabwe's Mugabe urged to quit now by ex-VP Mnangagwa

November 21, 2017 - 8:53am
Emmerson Mnangagwa calls on his ex-boss to go, as the embattled Robert Mugabe faces impeachment.
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Russia denies nuclear accident after radioactive traces found

November 21, 2017 - 7:57am
The weather service says the levels of a radioactive isotope were nearly 1,000 times normal levels.
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Russian boy's WW2 speech to German MPs stirs web anger

November 21, 2017 - 7:47am
A wave of abuse targets a Russian boy who told German MPs that some Nazi soldiers "died innocently".
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US arrests ex-Hong Kong and Senegal officials in bribery case

November 21, 2017 - 7:37am
The defendants stand accused of wiring almost a million dollars through New York's banking system.
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New York terror suspect Sayfullo Saipov defended by mother

November 21, 2017 - 7:25am
Sayfullo Saipov's mother says she can't believe her son deliberately killed eight people in New York.
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Funeral for a killer

November 21, 2017 - 7:08am
Funeral arrangements must be made for the infamous US cult leader - but will anyone claim his body?
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Syria: Putin renews call for political deal in Assad visit

November 21, 2017 - 6:54am
Russian leader says military action is "wrapping up", as Syria's president makes a surprise trip.
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Mugabe's impeachment explained in 67 seconds

November 21, 2017 - 6:33am
The Zanu-PF ruling party in Zimbabwe are set to impeach the country's president, Robert Mugabe.
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Nigeria suicide bombing kills 50 in Adamawa state

November 21, 2017 - 6:29am
The bomber struck inside a mosque packed with worshippers in eastern Adamawa state.
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NZ minister orders probe into 'impossible' maths exam

November 21, 2017 - 6:12am
Students are reportedly left in tears by tough questions in maths papers.
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Charlie Rose, US TV host, suspended amid sexual harassment allegations

November 21, 2017 - 6:08am
The move comes after eight women accused him of sexual harassment in a newspaper report.
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Hero Harrison Ford rescues woman from car accident

November 21, 2017 - 5:44am
The Indiana Jones and Star Wars actor helps woman whose car rolled over and hit a tree in California.
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Egypt singer held for 'inciting debauchery' in music video

November 21, 2017 - 5:33am
Shyma, who was filmed eating a banana while in her underwear, is held for "inciting debauchery".
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Bialowieza forest: EU threatens Poland with fine over logging

November 21, 2017 - 4:49am
Europe's top court says Poland must prove it has stopped logging in Bialowieza forest or face fines.
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Mature white crocodile spotted in Australian river

November 21, 2017 - 2:54am
It is not common to see a mature reptile with such pigmentation in the wild, an expert says.
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US moves to block AT&T's takeover of Time Warner

November 21, 2017 - 2:20am
The Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit to stop the media and telecoms tie-up.
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China jails prominent human rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong

November 21, 2017 - 1:36am
It's the latest in a string of verdicts in Beijing's sweeping crackdown on human rights lawyers.
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