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US court in IQ death penalty ruling

May 27, 2014 - 11:11am
The US Supreme Court rules states cannot only use an intelligence test score to determine whether a death row prisoner is eligible to be executed.
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Pakistan woman stoned outside court

May 27, 2014 - 10:46am
A Pakistani woman is stoned to death by her relatives outside Lahore High Court for marrying against their wishes.
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VIDEO: Oil workers film tornado escape

May 27, 2014 - 10:45am
A group of oil workers have escaped a tornado, moments before it struck their camp in North Dakota, in the US.
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IMF warns banking reform is too slow

May 27, 2014 - 10:40am
Banking reforms aimed at preventing another financial crisis have failed to make sufficient progress, the head of the IMF has warned.
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Thai anti-coup minister arrested

May 27, 2014 - 10:18am
Soldiers detain a prominent minister in the ousted Thai government who emerged from hiding to criticise last week's coup.
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Bombing hits Baghdad Shia mosque

May 27, 2014 - 10:14am
At least 17 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shia mosque in the centre of Baghdad, Iraqi officials say.
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MH370 spur to 'better ocean mapping'

May 27, 2014 - 10:10am
Scientists welcome news of MH370 data release
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Egypt pushes for high voter turnout

May 27, 2014 - 10:05am
Polling is extended on the final day of Egypt's presidential election amid reports of a light turnout, with ex-army chief Abdul Fattah al-Sisi poised to win.
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Sudan woman on death row gives birth

May 27, 2014 - 9:35am
A Sudanese woman awaiting the death penalty for abandoning her religious faith after marrying a Christian has given birth in prison, her lawyer says.
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