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Democrats urge Republican 'courage' at Trump impeachment trial

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Wuhan, China, is cut off from the outside world in an unprecedented quarantine after a deadly virus killed 17 and infected 571

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Opening arguments begin in Trump impeachment trial

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At least one killed, several injured in Seattle mass shooting

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One dead, three seriously wounded in Canada shooting

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Trump to become first US president to attend anti-abortion March for Life

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Folau claims bushfires 'God's judgement' for gay marriage

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WATCH | Same-sex marriage and abortion decriminalised in Northern Ireland

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NSW becomes last Australian state to decriminalise abortion

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Trump to add a 'couple of countries' to US travel ban

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Here's how the deadly Wuhan virus could impact the global economy, based on what we know about past outbreaks

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Three US firefighters killed in Australia water bomber crash

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Threatened species hit hard by Australia's bushfires

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WATCH | Severe floods in Australia after devastating bushfires

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'Perilous times' for Iraq's Shia militias after Soleimani killing

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Ramaphosa expresses concern over US military action against Iran, calls for peaceful resolution

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Boris Johnson: Soleimani had blood of British troops on his hands

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Mali govt anti-US Twitter comments an 'unfortunate mistake'

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The second coming!

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'I punched a man for pinching my bum'

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The men behind Stellenbosch's Spekboom labyrinth

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Why you'll be wearing blue in 2020

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The rise of Rooibos and why celebs love it

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In the name of science!

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10 FOODS WITH HIGHEST AMOUNTS OF SUGAR

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Fighting for LGBT rights in Myanmar with a 'pink pinky'

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Malaysian men caned for gay sex under Islamic law

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Singapore court to hear cases seeking to decriminalise gay sex

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WATCH: Why is LGBT Pride Day celebrated on June 28?

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Here is everything we know about how Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia was apparently able to hack Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' phone

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Saudi Arabia's crown prince flat denied knowing about the Khashoggi murder, an excuse the UN said is 'inconceivable'

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Mohammed bin Salman says he takes 'full responsibility' for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi but denies that he ordered it

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Saudi Arabia's ambitious new crown prince is reportedly hiding out on his superyacht, 'fearing for his security'

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WATCH | Paedophile priests in rehab: how the Vatican tries to 'cure' child abusers

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175 children abused by Mexican branch of Catholic Church: report

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Pope lifts 'pontifical secret' for sex abuse cases

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Chicago Catholic Church paid $80m to sex abuse victims: lawyers

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Trump impeachment trial day three: All the latest updates

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US journalist arrested in Indonesia over alleged visa violation

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Indonesia warns over 'fake news' after deadly jet crash

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Buildings torched as fresh unrest erupts in Indonesia

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Non-marital sex hoping to be banned in Indonesia

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Iraq activist shot dead as protesters cut roads again

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7th US Democratic debate: Iraq, trade, a woman president

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'Surviving was a miracle': Iran's missile attack on Iraq base

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China warned the deadly Wuhan virus is 'mutating' and could spread further, with over 2,000 people tested after being close to those infected

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The last time China was hit by a deadly illness like the Wuhan virus, it covered it up and 774 people died. There are fears it could happen again.

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'Nobody likes career politician Sanders' - Clinton lays into US presidential candidate

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US Dems Warren, Sanders called each other liars in post-debate spat: CNN

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WATCH | Bernie Sanders aims for a US healthcare revolution

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Bernie Sanders recorded presidential campaign video: report

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Father who held children captive for years faces abuse charges

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Woman escapes after being held captive for 22 years by boyfriend

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Family: Wisconsin teen in 'good spirits' post-kidnap, escape

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Sex ring: Forced into sex work for 20 days, only 15 minutes of freedom each day and abortions for pregnant women

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A Chinese theme park made a live pig bungee jump to try and attract visitors

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China is killing a third of its pigs because of African swine flu, which could drive up the price of pork around the world

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EXPLAINED: What we know so far about the new China virus

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SARS-like virus spreads in China, nearly 140 new cases

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China reports 17 new cases of mystery virus in Wuhan

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This map shows where China's mysterious, deadly Wuhan virus has spread across Asia, as a 6th death is confirmed

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China confirmed that the mysterious and deadly virus sweeping the country can spread from human to human, increasing the risk of an epidemic

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China is fighting to stop the spread of a mysterious, deadly virus as millions prepare to travel for Chinese New Year

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Iran MP offers $3m 'to anyone who kills Trump': report

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Thunberg, Trump to offer competing visions at climate-focused Davos

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Trump hails China trade deal: 'This is an incredible success for our entire country'

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Iran confirms two missiles fired at Ukraine airliner

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Iran agrees to send black boxes of shot down plane to Ukraine

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Trump warns Iran's supreme leader to be 'careful with his words'

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Trudeau urges Iran to send downed jetliner's black boxes to France

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Moody's downgrades Hong Kong's rating, citing the government's 'slow' response to protests

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Hong Kong enters its first recession in a decade after months of protests

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A parking space in the basement of a Hong Kong skyscraper just sold for almost R14 million

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China and the NBA are coming to blows over a pro-Hong Kong tweet. Here's why.

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UK PM defeated on Brexit laws for first time since election

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UK Parliament approves Boris Johnson's Brexit deal

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Trump heads to Davos | Huawei executive extradition hearing: WATCH the top world news videos for today

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OPINION | Davos 2020: The focus should be on poverty, not inequality

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Thunberg's message to Davos: 'You have not seen the last of us'

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WHO to hold emergency meeting as SARS-like virus spreads in Asia

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Second person dies from SARS-linked virus in China: official

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Evacuation crackdown ordered as Philippine volcano 'recharges'

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Filipinos turn volcano's ash, plastic trash into bricks

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PICS: Tens of thousands face uncertainty as Philippine volcano spews lava

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Death toll from Philippines Christmas typhoon hits 50

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UK PM Boris Johnson seeks post-Brexit deals at Africa summit

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WATCH | With Brexit nigh, here are latest figures behind UK's anticipated 'divorce'

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Brexit countdown: British MPs scrutinise key divorce deal

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This terrifying graph shows how fast the Wuhan virus has spread so far, and how close it is to becoming a global pandemic

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Trump taps legal heavyweights for impeachment defence

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Historic Trump impeachment trial begins in Senate

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UK parliament holds final votes on Brexit divorce law

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Trump returns to Washington impeachment in triumphant spirits

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Donald Trump made some eyebrow-raising statements about the US economy in his big speech at Davos — here are the facts behind five bold claims

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Davos says it is focusing on the climate crisis, but its billionaires and world leaders are still arriving on private jets

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Billionaire Michael Bloomberg is launching a rival to Davos — and it's all about China

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WATCH: Hong Kong reports first 'preliminary positive' case of new virus

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Greece elects first woman president

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Namibia's first female candidate vows to 'restore dignity'

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Women in positions of power could mark a turning point for Ethiopia's girls

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WATCH: Adam Schiff to lead prosecution at Trump impeachment trial

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Pelosi sees 'enough testimony' against Trump to convict

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Iraq protests resume | US Supreme Court declines to hear Obamacare case: WATCH the top world news videos for today

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Iraq warns of 'collapse' if Trump blocks oil cash

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Trump decries so-called 'prophets of doom' in Davos speech

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Eight Indian tourists found 'unconscious' at Nepal hotel

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Lesotho PM confirms resignation after alleged link to wife's murder

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US woman jailed for killing husband with eye drops

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Libya says 8 migrants suffocated inside shipping container

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Greta Thunberg and Donald Trump will face off again at Davos. Here's what happened the first time they met, and what they've said about each other since.

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Greta Thunberg said it would be a waste of time for her to talk to Trump about climate change

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Greta Thunberg may be the world's savviest Twitter troll. Here are the presidents and pundits she has put in their place.

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An effigy of teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg was hung from a bridge in Rome

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Weather 'merry-go-round' poses new risks for fire-ravaged Australia

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China says virus spreading between humans as WHO set to meet

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Trump backers and critics clash as impeachment trial nears

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Three rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad: - security sources

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US imposes fresh sanctions on Iran after Iraq attack: Mnuchin

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Putin submits reform plans to Russian parliament

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Russian parliament to review Putin PM pick after shock overhaul

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OPINION: Putin has a new plan to hold power over Russia forever

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What is Putin up to with surprise political shake-up?

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Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri says an episode of 'Black Mirror' inspired the decision to test hiding likes

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Instagram keeps a detailed list of everything it thinks you're interested in — here's how to find it

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Actually, it would be pretty easy for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry to build a billion-dollar brand

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Two dead, 15 injured in shooting outside US bar

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12 dead after gunman fires 'indiscriminately' in US government complex

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WATCH: 2 killed, 4 wounded in US university campus shooting

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3 children among 4 found dead after US shooting

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WATCH | Brexit countdown: 11 days to Britain's looming great escape from EU

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Brexit will have soon cost the UK more than all its payments to the EU over the past 47 years put together

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R2.4 trillion and counting: the cost of Brexit for the UK

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WATCH LIVE | Zondo briefs media on extension of state capture inquiry

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