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Wikileaks founder freed after five years in prison

Wikileaks said its founder had left a UK prison after striking a deal to plead guilty to US criminal charges.

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Published: 7 hrs ago

Wikileaks' document dumps that shook world

Since 2006, Wikileaks has published thousands of classified documents and emails.

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Published: 1 hrs ago

China space probe returns with rare Moon rocks

The Chang'e-6 has landed after collecting the first ever samples from the far side of the Moon.

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Published: 21 min ago

LGBT troops on Ukraine's front line fight homophobia at home

Gay marriage is illegal in Ukraine. Activists hope the LGBT troops at the front can change minds.

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Published: 3 hrs ago

Bangladesh's deadliest executioner dies

The 74-year-old hanged several high-profile figures during his time in prison for murder.

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Published: 7 hrs ago

US couple 'walked for hours' before dying in Hajj heat

The two pilgrims' daughter says a tour agency they used had failed to provide basic necessities.

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Published: 7 hrs ago

Netanyahu: Israeli forces will move to Lebanon border as Rafah winds down

Israel’s PM says the end of the Gaza war's "intense phase” will allow forces to confront Hezbollah.

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Published: 15 hrs ago

Age anxiety hangs over first Biden-Trump debate

On Thursday, the current president, 81, and his Republican predecessor, 78, will face off in Georgia.

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Published: 7 hrs ago

Millions of children going hungry in Sudan - Unicef

The head of the UN children’s agency says Sudan is one of the worst places in the world for children.

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Published: 14 hrs ago

Eight killed in deadly fire at Moscow office building

State media reported that one man was rescued from the blaze and is being treated at a hospital.

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Published: 14 hrs ago

Russia pins Dagestan attack on Ukraine, ignoring religious tensions

Despite years of Islamist attacks in Dagestan, Moscow wants to blame external actors for Sunday's attack.

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Published: 13 hrs ago

US family seeks damages from Nasa after space debris hits home

The metal object tore through two layers of ceiling in Alejandro Otero's Florida home this past March.

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Published: 17 hrs ago

World's biggest music labels sue over AI copyright

Sony, Universal and Warner claim AI software steals music to "spit out" similar work.

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Published: 12 hrs ago

Exploding batteries spark deadly S Korea factory fire

At least 22 people have been confirmed dead while eight others were injured, local authorities say.

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Published: 20 hrs ago

Florence elects first woman mayor

Sara Funaro's victory is the latest win for centre-left parties in Italy.

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Published: 12 hrs ago