SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket

Miami (AFP) - A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded minutes after liftoff from Cape Canaveral, Florida, following what was meant to be a routine...
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A 2-year-old Utah boy has died after being accidentally shot by his 3-year-old sister with a rifle. Cache County sheriff's Lt. Mike Peterson says the...
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Two suspected members of the Islamist group al-Shabab have been executed by firing squad in the Somali capital. A military court in Mogadishu found them...
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II

The Queen has thanked well-wishers at home and overseas for their “touching messages of kindness” as she becomes Britain’s longest-reigning monarch. Speaking in the...

A Burundi army general says senior officers are “dismissing” President Pierre Nkurunziza, amid unrest over his bid to be re-elected to a third term. Major...

A 37-year-old woman from Zimbabwe was caught with 12kg of a chemical narcotic, suspected to be methaqualone, worth $200 000 by customs officers at...

When the Hong Kong school year began in September, tutor Tony Chow arranged to have his face plastered on the sides of double decker...

Once the darling of the media, track star and Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius now runs a gantlet of reporters to get inside the courtroom...
Man Of God - Pastor, priest

A Catholic priest will be sent to court after admitting he stole more than 700,000 euros ($741,000) collected from churchgoers and buyers of holy...