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Jan 01 2017

Murdered child-model's brother sues for $750m over TV 'slurs'

The US series was aired in September. She was found strangled with her wrists tied above her head and a garrote embedded in her neck. His lawsuit reportedly points to a...

Dec 31 2016

Police Detains Man With Links To Attacker

Authorities were driven to his arrest after his phone number was found on Amri's cell phone directory. Two days after the December 19 attack on a Christmas market in Be...

Dec 30 2016

Nintendo Switch Battery Worse Off Than Wii U

Once released, Bayonetta 2 and the original game received vast support on the system because of its highly-refined action combat system, gorgeous visual design and stel...

Dec 30 2016

Fifteen arrested in secret NSW cocaine bust

The former sports star played 125 games for the Sydney Roosters in the National Rugby League (NRL) in the 1970s and 80s. Chris Sheehan, acting assistant commissioner fo...

Dec 30 2016

Cristina Kirchner Fernandez charged in corruption case

The site reports that Fernandez was indicted Tuesday and will be processed for allegedly steering public contracts to millionaire businessman Lazaro Baez , who is now ...

Dec 30 2016

Dentsu, former boss referred over death of young employee

She'd been working about 100 extra hours a month. In a press conference in Tokyo on December 28, Tadashi Ishii reportedly said he was stepping down in order to "t...

Dec 28 2016

A Seal Just Broke Loose In Tasmania For A Boxing Day Stroll

Police in Tasmania were busy this week dealing with a "sealebrity" on the loose and sitting on cars. Tasmania Police and parks officials were called to "secure and re...

Dec 27 2016

Queen not to attend church at Sandringham as she recovers from cold

Left to right: Savannah Phillips, Autumn Phillips, Prince Harry, Prince Charles, Princess Eugenie, and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. The Queen has done a Christmas broa...

Dec 27 2016

Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter Zara Tindall suffers miscarriage

Zara Tindall was about four months into her pregnancy when she had the miscarriage, and the baby would have been the sixth granddaughter to Queen Elizabeth. Buckingham Pa...

Dec 25 2016

Browns hold on late for first win

On first-and-goal from the San Diego four-yard line, Crowell burst through a hole in the line of scrimmage and into the end zone for his second touchdown of the game and ...

Dec 24 2016

Oscar: Chelsea midfielder to join Shanghai SIPG in China

The Telegraph reported in December that Oscar's Shanghai SIPG salary would make him the highest-paid player in the world before Carlos Tevez agreed a £615,000-per-wee...

Dec 24 2016

Russian delegation to probe assassination of ambassador

The funeral ceremony of the slain Russian ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov , will take place on Thursday. The assassin, off-duty policeman Mevlut Mert Altintas was ...

Dec 23 2016

Obama shuts down registry once used to track Muslim and Arab people

Immigrant and ethnic groups in Queens rallied in Jackson Heights on Friday to protest proposed policies by the Trump administration. During the election campaign, the p...

Dec 23 2016

Mormon Tabernacle Choir to perform at Trump's presidential inauguration

The choir's performance will take place as part of Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence's inauguration ceremony scheduled for January 20, 2017 at the U.S. Trump's te...

Dec 23 2016

Uber now lets riders set a friend as their trip destination

But to be more social, Uber needs to know more about you, such as who your friends and colleagues are. But, let us explain a bit more. Following Uber's latest upda...

Dec 23 2016

Ikea in $50m settlement over child deaths from falling drawers

In addition to the three children named in the settlement, at least 36 others have been injured and three more killed due to tip-overs, according to the U.S. Lawyers told...

Dec 23 2016

Berlin attack suspect 'spent four years in Italian jail'

Mosaique FM cited security officials as saying that Amri had been convicted in absentia for aggravated theft with violence in Tunisia and sentenced to five years in priso...

Dec 23 2016

Duterte must be investigated for murder, urges United Nations chief

President Duterte on Thursday said he wants to close down all online gambling operations in the country, saying they have no positive effects on the economy. "First, our ...

Dec 21 2016

54 died in Russian Federation after drinking bath product, emergency state announced

A state of emergency has been called in Siberia after alcohol in bath lotion kills 33 people. Irkutsk police said they seized 2000 bottles of the substance and arre...

Dec 21 2016

Glen Hansard playing free gig in Dublin TODAY at 1pm

Celebrities including the singers Damien Dempsey and Glen Hansard, as well as Jim Sheridan, the director, and Saoirse Ronan, the actress, have backed the occupation. Pool...