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Man who hacked official U.S. websites had grudge against police

AKRON, Ohio - For a few days in 2017, visitors to the websites for the city of Akron, Ohio, and ...

Swedish prosecutor discontinues investigation into Julian Assange

STOCKHOLM, Sweden - After pursuing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for nearly a decade, Sweden on Monday abandoned its investigation of ...

Men caught smuggling 233kgs of Cocaine from Mexico to Australia

SYDNEY, Australia - Federal and state agencies in Australia and overseas have had a major breakthrough in a weeks-long investigation ...

Trump overturns decades-long policy on Israeli settlements

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has bowed to pressure by Israel to up-end a decades-long policy of regarding ...

Violence at Hong Kong protests turns ugly

HONG KONG - A number of protesters in Hong Kong have accidently caught fire after throwing petrol bombs and molotov ...

One third of Afghan population facing severe acute food insecurity

Over the last three months (August to October 2019), around one-third of the Afghan population required urgent humanitarian action, according ...

Africa

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Toxins Increase in Somali Crops Under Climate Shocks

Somalia is one of the world's countries worst affected by global warming, suffering near-constant droughts, heat waves and floods. Recent ...

Aung San Suu Kyi to Lead Myanmar's Defense in Genocide Case at ICJ

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi will lead the country's defense against allegations of genocide at the International Court of ...

SA tourism hamstrung by safety and security issues

The issue of safety and security has become a severe threat to South Africa's very important tourism sector, Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa, ...

Nigerian president launches campaign against defecation in public

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday announced a campaign to end defecation in public, in a country where tens of ...

Peace activist killed by 'stray bullet' in Somalia

A prominent rights activist was shot dead in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Wednesday, with security officials suggesting she had been ...

DA condemns SA's legitimisation of Zimbabwean 'strong man politics'

As Zimbabwean police clamped down on the opposition party MDC, the DA condemned the "legitimisation of strong man politics by ...

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