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Pioneering stuntwoman

August 15, 2017 - 6:53am
Deadpool 2's SJ Harris was said to be the first licensed female African American road racer.
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Charlottesville violence: Trump council sees more CEOs resign

August 15, 2017 - 6:44am
Two more CEOs quit Mr Trump's manufacturing council over his response to violence in Charlottesville.
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Iran could restart nuclear programme within hours - Rouhani

August 15, 2017 - 5:52am
Hassan Rouhani warned the United States to end the "language of threats and sanctions".
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Hong Kong police arrest activist over abduction claim

August 15, 2017 - 4:45am
Authorities accuse Howard Lam of making misleading claims he was kidnapped and tortured last week.
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The volcanologist who climbs active volcanoes

August 15, 2017 - 4:40am
Nasa volcanologist Rosaly Lopes recommends visiting the volcanoes of Vanuatu for a spectacular experience.
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Girl killed as car rams pizzeria in village near Paris

August 15, 2017 - 4:16am
The crash is said to have been deliberate, but it is not being treated as a terror attack.
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Malaysia princess Tunku Aminah weds Dutchman in lavish ceremony

August 15, 2017 - 4:00am
The daughter of the Sultan of Johor weds a Dutch ex-model and football executive in grand style.
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Stuntwoman dies on set of Deadpool 2 in Vancouver

August 15, 2017 - 3:46am
Witnesses described how the driver lost control of the bike, jumped a kerb and hit a building.
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Amber Heard mocks dogs saga nemesis

August 15, 2017 - 1:04am
The US actress takes aim at Australia's deputy PM, who is embroiled in a dual citizenship drama.
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Three Britons sentenced to jail and caning in Singapore

August 15, 2017 - 12:28am
The three men were arrested after they had sex with a drunk and unconscious woman last year.
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India Independence Day: Modi criticises Kashmir separatists

August 15, 2017 - 12:26am
Prime Minister Narendra Modi criticises separatists as India marks 70 years of independence.
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Indian police arrest four for Game of Thrones leak

August 14, 2017 - 11:52pm
The HBO show has seen several leaks over the years and is the most pirated show in TV history.
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Trump orders review of China's trade practices

August 14, 2017 - 11:45pm
The president asks the top US trade official to review China's approach to intellectual property.
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Sierra Leone floods kill hundreds as mudslides bury houses

August 14, 2017 - 9:04pm
There are fears for many who were asleep when mudslides and flooding hit near Freetown.
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Big nation, big losers

August 14, 2017 - 8:20pm
Triple jumper Tosin Oke outlines his frustrations as an athlete battling the Nigerian and international federations that govern the sport.
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Getting inflated

August 14, 2017 - 8:05pm
Sales of the gas popular among clubbers soar in the Netherlands - but authorities warn it has risks.
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The lost royals

August 14, 2017 - 7:57pm
In the last two years, three Saudi princes living in Europe have disappeared. All were critical of the Saudi government.
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In pictures

August 14, 2017 - 7:56pm
The Galapagos Conservation Trust has announced the winners in its annual photographic competition.
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Taylor Swift wins assault case against DJ

August 14, 2017 - 7:44pm
A jury finds that US singer Taylor Swift was assaulted by Colorado DJ David Mueller.
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Record-sized data centre planned inside Arctic Circle

August 14, 2017 - 7:08pm
The facility in the north of Norway will take advantage of cheap energy and the cool air.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.