Fri07282017

LAST_UPDATEFri, 28 Jul 2017 2pm

Justine Damond Death: Woman 'Slapped Police Car'

Investigators say that before Justine Damond was shot to death by a Minneapolis police officer, a woman "slapped" the back of his patrol car.

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Man Shot Dead By Police At Sydney's Central Station

A man has been shot dead by police after a confrontation outside Australia's busiest railway station.

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Amazon Prime Makes First Foray Into South East Asia

Amazon has launched its Prime Now service in Singapore - the first time it has gone head-to-head with Chinese rival Alibaba in the region.

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Ohio State Fair Ride Accident Results In Death

One person has been killed and several injured after an accident on a ride at the Ohio State Fair.

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Israeli Move To Remove Al-Aqsa Detectors ‘Not Enough’ - Errdogan

ANKARA -- Israel’s decision to remove metal detectors from Al-Aqsa Mosque that offended Muslims is "a step in the right direction, but it is not enough", Turkey's Anadolu Agency (AA) reported President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as saying.

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Trump: US Military Will 'Not Accept' Transgender People

US President Donald Trump has said transgender individuals will not be allowed to serve in the military in "any capacity".

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Suspected Boko Haram Attack Kills 10 Soldiers

At least 10 military personnel have been killed after gunmen who are believed to be part of the Boko Haram armed group ambushed an oil exploration convoy in northeast Nigeria, officials said.

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Israeli MP: I'd 'Execute' Palestinian Attacker's Family

Palestinians have criticised an Israeli legislator who said he would "execute" a Palestinian assailant's family as revenge for an operation that killed three Israelis in an occupied West Bank settlement.

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Brazilian Activists Occupy Properties Of Politicians Accused Of Corruption

RIO DE JANEIRO -- Thousands of activists from the Landless Workers' Movement (MST) in Brazil on Tuesday occupied properties belonging to politicians and executives accused of corruption.

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Pakistani Police Arrest 20 For Ordering 'Revenge Rape'

Islamabad, Pakistan - Pakistani police have arrested 20 people in Punjab province accused of organising a village council that ordered a man to rape a 16-year-old girl in revenge for the earlier rape of his sister, according to officials.

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