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Terrified family forced to reverse at high speed after being confronted by 'gun-wielding carjackers' on country road

Roxy Steljic, her husband and their two children, aged six and eight, claim they were set upon on the country road in Sogeri, Papua New Guinea

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Angry rhino 'appears from nowhere' to turn tables on suspected poacher  

A suspected poacher was severely injured in Namibia after a rhino he was allegedly tracking attacked him.

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Saudi Aramco's IPO, the world's largest ever, is 'on track' for 2018, CEO Amin Nasser says

Saudi Aramco CEO Amin Nasser on Sunday denied reports that the oil giant's IPO will be delayed.

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Britain's Johnson says absolutely no doubt Iran nuclear deal will be preserved

LONDON (Reuters) - There is absolutely no doubt that a deal between Western powers and Iran to curb its nuclear program will survive despite the United States' decision not to recertify the deal, Britain's foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Monday.

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Islamic State killed at least 128 people in Syrian town, says monitor

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Monday that Islamic State killed at least 128 people in a Syrian town in central Homs over a three-week period before the Syrian army recaptured it on Saturday.

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US police find body in search for three-year-old Sherin Mathews, missing after 'being sent outside as punishment' 

Police have found a body in the search for a three-year-old girl who went missing after her father reportedly sent her out of the house at 3am as a punishment.

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Shocking moment man pushes woman onto train tracks in Hong Kong

A man shocked onlookers when he pushed a woman onto train tracks at a station in Hong Kong, causing her to fall and hit her head.

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Wife's fury after drunken Brit husband gets huge Chinese tattoo inked across forehead to express his love

The expat living in Taiwan also got the Taiwan independence flag tattooed on his chin, much to his other half's dismay

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"This is how I'm going to die": Brit diver stalked by killer 14ft shark while stranded five miles from shore

John Craig, 34, was spearfishing off the coast of Australia when he became separated from his boat - but his cries for help attracted one of the ocean's most fearsome predators

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For all its talk, Silicon Valley is terrible at recruiting African Americans. Here’s why

A new report reveals that African Americans have stagnated in making inroads to job equality in the tech industry

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Univision host Francisca Lachapel’s zipper BURSTS on live TV in embarrassing wardrobe malfunction, leaving her bra exposed

A CHEEKY TV host was left red-faced when her zipper burst during a comedy skit live on air. Despierta America co-host Francsica Lachapel was dressed as a superhero during the sketch and was pretending to run when disaster struck. The 28-yearold, who appea

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Deadly typhoon kills three in Japan

Hundreds of homes in west Japan were flooded.

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Kosovo: runoffs for most mayors, governing parties lead

Early results show Kosovo's governing coalition parties leading in municipal elections but runoffs will still be needed to decide most of the winners.

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Idiots swim INSIDE crocodile trap baited with pig carcasses in infested Australian waters

A GROUP of men are lucky to be alive after swimming inside a crocodile trap in a river infested with the savage predators. The four grinning morons were pictured inside the trap – which is baited with pig carcasses – in a marina in Port Doug

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Switzerland: 8 people hurt during ax attack in small town

Swiss police say eight people were hurt, at least one of them seriously, during an ax attack in a small northeastern town that ended with the suspect's arrest.

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Greece in race to finish bailout review as exit nears

Bailout negotiators are returning to Greece to try and reach a deal by the end of the year on the terms for the next loan payout, as the debt-plagued country prepares to end eight years of rescue funding programs next summer.

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Hunt for wife and daughters who may hold key to capture of man wanted for £850k romance scam

Police are searching for the wife and daughters of Britain's most wanted fugitives, hoping they hold the key to his capture.

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Russia's Lavrov says Russia committed to Iraq territorial integrity: RIA

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at a meeting with his Iraqi counterpart that Moscow is committed to Iraq's territorial integrity, RIA news agency reported on Monday.

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Italy's northern regions back greater autonomy

Voters overwhelmingly demand more regional control over tax revenues and immigration from central government.

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Ports, Pipelines, and Geopolitics: China’s New Silk Road Is a Challenge for Washington

China's Belt and Road Initiative stands to boost Beijing's geopolitical clout as the U.S. retreats from its global leadership role

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French President Emmanuel Macron’s dog Nemo caught WEEING on Elysee palace fireplace

HILARIOUS footage shows Emmanuel Macron left cringing after his dog Nemo goes for a wee during a ministerial meeting at the Elysée palace The adorable black Labrador-Griffon was filmed peeing on a fireplace at the palace as the 39-year-old talked with

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Marawi in ruins after battle against pro-ISIL fighters

The centre of the picturesque lakeside town was heavily damaged in a campaign of shelling and aerial bombing.

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Strained French-German ties and a rudderless EU are losing Europe

Europe's divisions are disheartening for people who expected a unifying continent of peace, Michael Ivanovitch writes.

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Isis kills 128 civilians in 'revenge' surprise counter attack on Syrian town

Details of atrocities committed by Isis in Al-Qaryatayn revealed after town retaken by Bashar al-Assad's army over the weekend

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British mother, 27, killed in speedboat crash on the River Rhone in France

A British mother was killed after being thrown overboard from her speedboat in the River Rhone in France.

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Colombian bodybuilder Rodolfo Torres Rojas, 31, dies of organ failure after tearing his tricep and contracting sepsis in freak training accident

A BODYBUILDER who moved to Russia to improve his training died in agony after a freak training accident. Colombian-born world title hopeful Rodolfo Torres Rojas moved to the city of Perm and married a Russian woman he met online. But the 31-year-old muscl

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65 bodies of civilians found in Syrian town taken from IS

Syrian activists are reporting that at least 65 bodies of civilians have been found in a central town retaken by government forces from the Islamic State group.

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Over 40 bodies of Islamist militants recovered as Philippine forces wrap up Marawi battle

"There are no more militants in Marawi City," Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said while announcing the end to combat operations in the city.

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