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Kylie Moore-Gilbert: Lecturer 'released by Iran' in prisoner swap

Kylie Moore-Gilbert: Lecturer 'released by Iran' in prisoner...

Iran has released British-Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert in a prisoner...

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Maradona: A footballing great with a myriad of problems

Maradona: A footballing great with a myriad of problems

The Argentine icon famous for his 'Hand of God' goal was a footballing great with...

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Argentina football legend Maradona dies aged 60

Argentina football legend Maradona dies aged 60

Argentina legend Diego Maradona, one of the greatest footballers of all time, dies...

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US election 2020: Biden says White House co-operation 'sincere'

US election 2020: Biden says White House co-operation 'sincere'

The president-elect describes the Trump administration's help with the transition...

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Coronavirus: How Europeans are preparing for Christmas and New Year

Coronavirus: How Europeans are preparing for Christmas...

Measures designed to contain the coronavirus pandemic will change how millions of...

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Stephen Ellison: Diplomat who saved drowning woman given banner

Stephen Ellison: Diplomat who saved drowning woman given...

The banner, a Chinese gift of gratitude, reads "righteous and courageous, saving...

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Donald Trump accepts US presidency transition to Joe Biden must begin

Donald Trump accepts US presidency transition to Joe Biden...

The president says a key federal agency should "do what needs to be done", but he...

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David Dinkins: New York City's first black mayor dies

David Dinkins: New York City's first black mayor dies

David Dinkins, who has died aged 93, served as the city's first and only black mayor...

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Latex glove maker shuts factories after infections

Latex glove maker shuts factories after infections

Malaysia's Top Glove will close more than half of its plants after a surge in virus...

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Mexico ambush: Arrest over Mormon massacre

Mexico ambush: Arrest over Mormon massacre

Three Mormon women and six of their children were killed in the Sonora desert last...

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Saudi Arabia denies crown prince held 'secret meeting' with Israeli PM

Saudi Arabia denies crown prince held 'secret meeting'...

Israeli media report that Benjamin Netanyahu made an unprecedented visit to Saudi...

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The moment a dog was rescued from an alligator's jaws

The moment a dog was rescued from an alligator's jaws

Gunner was saved by his owner, and thankfully only suffered a small wound.

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Shanghai airport Covid scare sparks 'chaotic' mass testing

Shanghai airport Covid scare sparks 'chaotic' mass testing

While state media show orderly queues at Pudong airport, social media videos suggest...

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Saudi surgeon dies at work in hospital operating room

Saudi surgeon dies at work in hospital operating room

The Saudi man was in theatre when colleagues began to fear he was suffering heart...

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Guatemala's controversial budget 'shelved' amid protests

Guatemala's controversial budget 'shelved' amid protests

The Speaker of Congress says lawmakers made the U-turn for the sake of the country's...

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Covid: Gaza health system 'days from being overwhelmed'

Covid: Gaza health system 'days from being overwhelmed'

The Palestinian enclave is running out of ventilators as Covid-19 cases soar, experts...