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Gaza : At Least 100 Killed Tuesday video Gaza : At Least 100 Killed Tuesday

Israel escalates its campaign against Hamas, striking…

Iceberg collapse caught on camera video Iceberg collapse caught on camera

Wanda Stead and her husband witnessed a collapse of…

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Girl struck by plane dies from injuries
Girl struck by plane dies from injuries

A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family has died from…

Ebola claims life of another virologist
Ebola claims life of another virologist

Another leading virologist treating Ebola patients has died from the disease, as a major airline pulls out of cities hit…

Fury at Dawkins' rape tweet
Fury at Dawkins' rape tweet

Outspoken biologist and atheist Richard Dawkins has provoked outrage on Twitter by saying that 'stranger rape' was worse…

Max Mosley sues Google over his orgy
Max Mosley sues Google over his orgy

Former motorsport boss Max Mosley may serve an injunction on Google over the continued publication of images of him taken…

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Jury awards Ventura $1.8M in defamation case

ST. PAUL, Minnesota (AP) Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura won $1.8 million Tuesday in his two-year fight to prove he…

Lawyers for Hollywood sex abuse accuser want out

HONOLULU (AP) Lawyers for a former child model accusing 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sex abuse said Tuesday they want…

McDonald's could be liable for labor practices

NEW YORK (AP) McDonald's is coming under intensifying pressure for labor practices at its U.S. restaurants. The National…

4 charged with murder in death of Chinese student

LOS ANGELES (AP) Four U.S. teens were charged Tuesday with murder in the fatal beating of a Chinese graduate student with…

Missionary groups call for evacuation from Liberia

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (AP) Two North Carolina-based missionary groups have ordered the evacuation of their non-essential…

Body of young boy found in plane wheel well

The body of an adolescent boy was found in a wheel well of a US military cargo plane after it landed in Germany over the…

6.3-magnitude quake hits Mexico

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has rattled Mexico, killing an elderly woman who fell as she fled her home.

Chinese police kill dozens in 'terror gang'

Chinese police have reportedly shot dead dozens of members of a knife-wielding terror gang in the far western home to the…

Las Vegas casino robber nabbed - police

A man accused of robbing a Las Vegas casino later paid prostitutes with money still bound in Bellagaio wrappers, police…

Children and old men 'cut to pieces'
Children and old men 'cut to pieces'

It was as the children played and the old men watched that the weapon fell from the sky and exploded…

EU targets Putin's circle

Russia's economy faces a financial stranglehold and President Vladimir Putin's inner circle will be hit with asset freezes…

Israelis told to expect a 'lengthy campaign'

Israeli aircraft, tanks and gunboats pounded symbols of Hamas control in Gaza City in the heaviest night of bombardment…

Clarkson's job safe despite new race slur

The BBC says it will stand by Jeremy Clarkson after he was reprimanded by British broadcasting regulator Ofcom for yet another…

Want to buy iconic Gherkin?

London's landmark "Gherkin" office tower, one of the landmarks on the British capital's skyline, has gone…

Diplomatic sources: European Union adopts tough new economic sanctions on Russia

BRUSSELS (AP) Diplomatic sources: European Union adopts tough new economic sanctions on Russia.

Hamas demands for cease-fire and Israel's concerns

JERUSALEM (AP) Hamas rulers have presented a list of demands to stop their fire on Israel in the Gaza war. Israel has said…

Guam police seek public's input in man's homicide

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) Guam police are seeking the public's help for information in the homicide of a 62-year-old man. Nick…

Go For the Food: Traverse City, Michigan's Harvest

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) Let's face it: In today's hurry-up culture, there always will be a need for fast food. Even when…

Report: More acidic seawater poses risks in Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) The release of carbon dioxide into the air from power plant smokestacks to the tailpipe on cars could…

Nigerian militants bomb bridge, killing 8 people

BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) Witnesses say insurgents blew up a bridge in northern Nigeria, killing eight people, as soldiers stationed…

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Big lift for Kiwi rocket firm
Big lift for Kiwi rocket firm

The New Zealand aerospace firm planning to launch a rocket to carry satellites into low earth orbit for a fraction of the…

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Isis attacks Syrian bases
Isis attacks Syrian bases

Isis has used military equipment seized from Iraq in its biggest challenge yet to Assad regime forces.

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