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South Korea uses snipers, drones to stop swine fever spreading from North Korea.

Feral hogs are thought to be a main reason for its spread, and North Korea has been snubbing the South's repeated calls for joint quarantine efforts, officials say.

Woman has her bloody tampon pulled out by police on roadside – and could get $200,000 payout.

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A WOMAN who had her bloody tampon pulled out by a police officer in a roadside stop is now in line for a $205,000 (£160,000) payout. Natalie Simms, 40, filed a lawsuit against the city of San Antonio, Texas and ex-Detective Mara Wilson – who...

Fears of global bacon shortage that could hit Britain and US after African swine fever decimates herds.

GLOBAL bacon supplies could be at risk after African swine fever has killed millions of pigs and wild boars. The highly contagious disease has spread to more than 50 countries so far and can be carried by both dead and alive swine. Most recently m...

35 Foreigners Dead As Bus Collides With Excavator In Saudi: Report.

Thirty-five foreigners were killed and four others injured after a bus crashed with another heavy vehicle in western Saudi Arabia, state media said on Thursday.

«We're Confident...» : Trump Appears To Confirm US Nukes Are In Turkey

President Donald Trump has often said things he perhaps shouldn't have and repeatedly has disclosed sensitive information as president. On Wednesday, he did it again, appearing to confirm that the...

Years After Obama Used Facebook To Win, Big Tech Under Democratic Fire.

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The Democratic Party's rapidly fading love affair with Big Tech has broken into open acrimony in recent weeks, punctuated by a presidential debate Tuesday in which leading candidates took turns...

Police arrest hundreds over international child sexual abuse website.

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South Korean-based site accepted digital currency for access to videos, with victims rescued in US, UK and SpainHundreds of people have been arrested in a worldwide operation over a South Korea-based dark web child sexual abuse site that sold vide...

More US Sanctions On Turkey If No Ceasefire: US Treasury Secretary.

The United States is prepared to ratchet up economic pressure on Turkey if it does not agree to cease its offensive in northern Syria, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday.

George Clooney’s sister-in-law jailed for three weeks and fined £3k after being convicted of drink driving in Singapore.

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GEORGE Clooney’s high-flying sister-in-law has been banged up in Singapore for drink-driving. Tala Alamuddin Le Tallec – the sister of George’s lawyer wife Amal – was fined £3,640 and locked up for three weeks after pleadin...

«Don't Be A Fool» : Donald Trump's Letter To Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

"Don't be a fool," Donald Trump warned his counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in an extraordinary letter sent the day Turkey launched its incursion into northeastern Syria -- warning history risked...

Body of glamour model, 24, found encased in concrete five months after being ‘injected with pool cleaner and strangled’.

A GLAMOUR model’s body has been found encased in concrete five months after she was allegedly injected with pool cleaner and strangled, police say. Esmeralda Gonzalez, 24, was reported missing by concerned family members on May 31 after her brothe...

Barak Obama Backs Canada's Justin Trudeau For Another Term In Office.

Former US President Barack Obama on Wednesday (local time) urged Canadians to back their incumbent Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for another term in office.

Sicko raped girl, 11, three times after snatching her as she walked to school.

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A TWISTED dad has admitted to raping an 11-year-old girl three times after snatching her as she walked to school. Brett David Hill, 49, of New South Wales, Australia, forced the child into his car after he threatened her with a pair of scissors. S...

World’s fastest ant can cover a yard in a second – the same as a human running 360mph.

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SCIENTISTS have found the fastest ant in the world. The Saharan silver can cover almost a yard in a second — 108 times its body length and the equivalent of a human running 360mph. It records its blistering speeds over sand as hot as 60C (140F) by...

Donald Trump brands Kurds ‘no angels’ as he says Turkish invasion of Syria is ‘not our problem’.

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DONALD Trump described the Kurds as “no angels” in a renewed bid to defend his decision to “green light” Turkey’s offensive in Northern Syria. The comments from the outspoken president come despite Kurdish-led SDF for...

Kate Middleton and Prince William share stunning images of mountains in Northern Pakistan from day three of royal tour.

THE DUKE and Duchess of Cambridge have shared breathtaking snaps from their trip to the Hindu Kush mountains. The royal couple visited the remote region near the Afghan border on day three of their royal tour, where they observed how climate chang...

Young woman filmed hurling friend’s cat across back yard into path of chasing dog in shocking video.

A YOUNG woman was filmed as she flung her friend’s cat across a back yard into the path of a chasing dog. Charli Gowland from New South Wales, Australia, allegedly chucked Merlin the cat because he attacked her dogs. The shocking video was s...

Moment Paris cops FIGHT with firefighters as protests over emergency service working conditions descends into chaos.

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FRENCH riot cops fired tear gas and water cannons in shocking clashes with firefighters protesting in Paris over their working conditions. Thousands of fire heroes from across the country attended the demo in the French capital, calling for better...

Catalan protesters burn cars, clash with Spanish police in third day of unrest.

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The demonstrations began after Spain's Supreme Court sentenced nine politicians and activists who were behind Catalan's 2017 separatism movement up to 13 years in jail.

Third night of violence in Barcelona after jailing of Catalan separatists.

Protesters set cars alight and attack police after sentencing of nine pro-independence leadersStreet violence escalated in Barcelona late on Wednesday, as protesters set cars on fire and threw acid at police officers in a third night of unrest fol...

Tarzan star Ron Ely’s wife is stabbed to death by their son – who is then shot dead by cops.

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TARZAN actor Ron Ely’s wife was stabbed to death by the couple’s son – who police then shot and killed, authorities have confirmed. The deaths of Valerie Lundeen and her son occurred on Tuesday night in Hope Ranch – a luxury suburb of ...

Tarzan star Ron Ely’s wife is stabbed to death by their son – who is then shot dead by cops.

TARZAN actor Ron Ely’s wife was stabbed to death by the couple’s son – who police then shot and killed, authorities have confirmed. The deaths of Valerie Lundeen, 62, and her son occurred on Tuesday night in Hope Ranch – a luxury subur...

Cuban man dies in custody at Louisiana ICE jail: officials.

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Wednesday that 43-year-old Roylan Hernandez Diaz was found unresponsive Tuesday afternoon inside his cell at the Richwood Correctional Center.

Third man involved in Giuliani campaign finance case arrested.

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David Correia was named in an indictment with two Giuliani associates and another man who were all arrested last week on charges they made illegal contributions to politicians and a political action committee supporting President Donald Trump.

Fastest ants in world found in northern Sahara, researchers say.

Silver ants travel 108 times their body length per second and have stride rate 10 times that of Usain BoltThe sand dunes of the northern Sahara are home to the fastest ants in the world, according to researchers who clocked the insects foraging fo...