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Iraqi fighters battle IS for town
Iraqi Kurdish fighters, backed by US-led coalition airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) group, pushed their way today into the town of Sinjar, captured by the Sunni militants last summer.
Policemen die in Afghanistan attack
Seven policemen have been killed in a northern province in Afghanistan after their checkpoint came under attack by insurgents.
Mum charged with children's murder
An Australian woman has been charged with murder over the deaths of seven of her children and her niece, whose bodies were found inside her home.
Police deaths: Obama offers support
US president Barack Obama has offered full support and federal assistance to the New York Police Department after two of its officers were shot dead.
French police shoot knife attacker
A man armed with a knife has attacked a police station and been killed by an officer in a suburb of Tours, a city in central France.
Cuba communist path 'won't change'
Three men who served long US prison terms for spying have received a standing ovation in Cuba's parliament, as President Raul Castro declared that detente with Washington will not change the communist system he leads.
Four Afghans return from Guantanamo
The United States has returned four Afghans from Guantanamo Bay back to their home country.
Russia dismisses new U.S. sanctions
Russia has dismissed new US sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean peninsula.
Deepest fish found by scientists at 27,000ft
Scientists have discovered the world's deepest-dwelling fish during research in the Pacific.
Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps is ordered to quit drink
Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been ordered to stop drinking for 18 months after pleading guilty to drink-driving.
North Korea behind Sony attacks: FBI
The hack on Sony that saw thousands of internal files leaked online was carried out by North Korea, the FBI has said.
Batman massacre loomed over cinemas
When a group claiming credit for the hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment threatened violence against cinemas showing The Interview earlier this week, the fate of the movie's big-screen life was all but sealed.
N Korea urges joint Sony hack probe
North Korea has proposed a joint investigation with the US into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, warning of "serious" consequences if Washington rejects a probe that it believes would prove Pyongyang had nothing to do with the cyber...
Santa Paws viewers to dogs' rescue
America's first all-star dog adoption telethon has proved a barking mad success, with more than 4,400 people signing up to take in homeless four-legged friends.
'Stalker' retrial horrifies Ashanti
Grammy-winning R&B singer Ashanti has said she is appalled at the prospect of facing her accused stalker again in court, but is determined to see the case through after a mistrial.
Israel bombs Hamas 'terror site'
Israel's military has hit a Hamas site in the Gaza Strip in its first air strike on the Palestinian territory since the summer's war.
Hurricane scale creator dies at 102
Bob Simpson, the meteorologist who co-developed the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale which estimates potential property damage, has died at 102.
Bank sues Ecclestone over F1 sale
German state bank BayernLB is suing Bernie Ecclestone and his family holding Bambino for around 345 million euros (£270m) in relation to the sale of its stake in Formula One.
Swimmer Phelps admits drink-driving
Olympic gold medal-winning swimmer Michael Phelps has pleaded guilty to drink-driving.
George Clooney launches petition for creative freedom: 'We will not stand in fear of North...
George Clooney is less than impressed with Sony Pictures.
Israel reports Gaza missile strike
A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip has struck southern Israel in the first such attack since September, the Israeli military reported.
Parents in plea over death penalty
The parents of Colorado cinema shooting suspect James Holmes are pleading for him to be spared the death penalty.
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