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Trinidad to rule on extraditing Warner in FIFA corruption scandal
Trinidad to rule on extraditing Warner in FIFA corruption scandal

Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner will learn if he is to be extradited to the US to face charges linked to a corruption scandal sweeping football's world governing body.

Trinidad to rule on extraditing Warner in FIFA corruption scandal
Pistorius hopes for parole as panel reviews case
Pistorius hopes for parole as panel reviews case

A South Africa parole board was meeting to determine if champion Paralympian Oscar Pistorius should leave jail, weeks after the justice minister blocked his release.

Pistorius hopes for parole as panel reviews case
Mexico FM heads to Egypt after tourists killed by mistake
Mexico FM heads to Egypt after tourists killed by mistake

Mexico's foreign minister was to fly to Egypt with relatives of the tourists mistakenly killed by Egyptian security forces as her government called for an urgent investigation of the "deplorable event".

Mexico FM heads to Egypt after tourists killed by mistake
What's in a name? Thais avoid linking Uighurs to Bangkok blast
What's in a name? Thais avoid linking Uighurs to Bangkok blast

The police investigation into the Bangkok shrine blast increasingly points towards a game-changing attack on Chinese tourists by Uighur militants or sympathisers.

What's in a name? Thais avoid linking Uighurs to Bangkok blast
Amal Clooney downplays husband George's concern over Maldives
Amal Clooney downplays husband George's concern over Maldives

Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney downplayed her actor husband George's fears for her safety, after he voiced his concern on a US talk show following an attack on one of her co-counsel in the Maldives.

Amal Clooney downplays husband George's concern over Maldives
Bin Laden doctor languishes in Pakistan prison as appeal lingers
Bin Laden doctor languishes in Pakistan prison as appeal lingers

The lawyer for a Pakistani doctor who was jailed after helping the CIA find Osama bin Laden accused the government of deliberately delaying his appeal after the case was adjourned for the sixteenth time.

Bin Laden doctor languishes in Pakistan prison as appeal lingers
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Women secretly videotaped while changing in Mexx store in Almaty

Young employees at Mexx store in Almaty secretly filmed a number of women, while they were changing in the store's dressing room.

Women secretly videotaped while changing in Mexx store in Almaty
Mexico's 43 missing students haunt president
Mexico's 43 missing students haunt president

Almost a year since the disappearance of 43 students tainted his administration's international image, the case has come back to haunt Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto.

Mexico's 43 missing students haunt president
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Russian journalist names attackers in 2010 near-fatal beating

Russian journalist Oleg Kashin released the names of three men charged with carrying out a savage beating that left him close to death in 2010.

Russian journalist names attackers in 2010 near-fatal beating
Prince Ali says FIFA leaders knew of corruption
Prince Ali says FIFA leaders knew of corruption

Prince Ali bin al Hussein, who led a challenge against Sepp Blatter this year, hit out at FIFA leaders links to corruption ahead of his entry into the FIFA presidential race.

Prince Ali says FIFA leaders knew of corruption
Australia court adjourns Johnny Depp dog case
Australia court adjourns Johnny Depp dog case

The court case against actor Johnny Depp's wife Amber Heard for allegedly smuggling two dogs into Australia -- dubbed the 'war on terrier'.

Australia court adjourns Johnny Depp dog case
Prosecutor seeks death penalty for Charleston shooter
Prosecutor seeks death penalty for Charleston shooter

South Carolina prosecutors said they intend to seek the death penalty for Dylann Roof, the white alleged supremacist charged with killing nine black churchgoers in June.

Prosecutor seeks death penalty for Charleston shooter
Malaysia PM urged to come clean on scandal at anti-graft meeting
Malaysia PM urged to come clean on scandal at anti-graft meeting

A global anti-corruption conference opened in Malaysia with a demand for the country's Prime Minister Najib Razak to come clean on a raging financial scandal.

Malaysia PM urged to come clean on scandal at anti-graft meeting
Obama slams 'completely unacceptable' cop killing
Obama slams 'completely unacceptable' cop killing

President Barack Obama vowed to push for police officer safety after a Texas sheriff's deputy was gunned down from behind and shot multiple times at close range.

Obama slams 'completely unacceptable' cop killing
Vietnam to free 18,200 prisoners in amnesty but no activists
Vietnam to free 18,200 prisoners in amnesty but no activists

Vietnam said it will free more than 18,200 prisoners to mark its independence day celebrations, but political activists will be excluded from the country's second biggest-ever amnesty.

Vietnam to free 18,200 prisoners in amnesty but no activists
US shooting suspect dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound: official
US shooting suspect dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound: official

The man suspected of killing two journalists as they carried out a live interview in Virginia died Wednesday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

US shooting suspect dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound: official
White House presses Congress to act on gun control after TV shooting
White House presses Congress to act on gun control after TV shooting

The White House issued a rapid call for Congress to pass gun control laws, after two journalists were shot to death during a live television broadcast.

White House presses Congress to act on gun control after TV shooting
Ashley Madison hack strikes fear in outed users
Ashley Madison hack strikes fear in outed users

Two years ago, trapped in what he remembers as "a dead marriage," Michael logged on to adulterous dating site Ashley Madison for the first time.

Ashley Madison hack strikes fear in outed users
Guatemala's president may face corruption trial
Guatemala's president may face corruption trial

Guatemala's Supreme Court gave a green light for embattled President Otto Perez to be investigated for graft in the corruption scandal rocking his government.

Guatemala's president may face corruption trial
EU says Russia's jailing of Ukrainian filmmaker 'in breach of international law'
EU says Russia's jailing of Ukrainian filmmaker 'in breach of international law'

The EU sharply criticised Russia on Tuesday for the jailing of Ukrainian filmmaker and Kremlin critic Oleg Sentsov, calling it a violation of international law.

EU says Russia's jailing of Ukrainian filmmaker 'in breach of international law'