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The makers of app Drop It have had their product snapped up by the NBA's Phoenix Suns.

Tauranga tech business strikes million-dollar deal in lucrative US sports market

The makers of auction-style app DROPIT have had their product snapped up by the NBA's Phoenix Suns.

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The video is out of Mexico City where scores of buildings have been severely damaged.

Raw video: Rescuers scramble over building flattened by deadly 7.1 Mexico earthquake

Fresh video out of Mexico City where scores of buildings have been levelled.

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If the nation's "Rocket man" leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons, the US president has promised to go after them.

Donald Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea during debut speech at UN

If the nation's "Rocket man" leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons, the US president has promised to go after them.

The US president has addressed the United Nations for the first time.

Trump lawyer: Plans for Moscow Trump Tower was 'solely a real estate deal'

A scrapped proposal to develop a Trump Tower in Moscow during the 2016 presidential election was just business, says President Trump's lawyer.

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Aynor Mayor John Gardner was pulled over by police at night as he drove down a main road in the South Carolina town holding an open beer.

'You know who I am?' – US mayor caught riding lawn mower down main road holding open beer

Mayor John Gardner told South Carolina police officers he lived just down the road.

Cincinnati Zoo replaces Harambe with first gorilla since controversial killing

Mshindi is a 29-year-old western lowland silver back gorilla that was relocated from Louisville Zoo.

President Trump, in UN debut, urges the world body to reform

He said the US would "pledge to be partners in your work" in order to make the UN "a more effective force" for peace across the globe.

Chelsea Manning addresses an audience, Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, during a forum, in Nantucket, Mass. The forum is part of The Nantucket Project's annual gathering on the island of Nantucket. Manning is a former U.S. Army intelligence analyst who spent time in prison for sharing classified documents. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Chelsea Manning tells US audience she 'made an ethical decision' to leak trove of classified documents

Manning made her second public appearance since being released from a military prison.

Former Napier councillor Peter Beckett

Former Napier councillor jailed for at least 25 years for murder of wife in Canada

Peter Beckett has been found guilty of murdering his Canadian wife in British Columbia at a retrial.

U2, Ed Sheeran forced to cancel concerts over St. Louis protests

St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley was cleared of first-degree murder in the 2011 shooting death of Anthony Lamar Smith.

Watch: 'Fake' sign language interpreter during Hurricane Irma broadcast outrages deaf community

Instead of warning residents about evacuation orders, Marshall Greene signed about pizza, monsters and bears.

Cell phone video shot in the British Virgin Islands Thursday shows the scope of the destruction after the passage of category 5 storm

Tropical depression Jose takes aim at Caribbean islands hurt by Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Norma has edged towards Mexico, Jose threatens the US East Coast and Tropical Storm Lee forms.

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The boy wrote to Trump that he admires the president's business background and has started his own neighbourhood lawn care business.

Watch: 11-year-old boy gets lawn-mowing gig at White House

The boy had written to Trump, stating that it would be his "honour to mow the White House lawn."

Video: Tech billionaire Elon Musk's $472m blooper reel of failed rocket landings

Musk posted the compilation with backing music from Monty Python's Flying Circus.

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Flashback: NASA's Cassini spacecraft launches in 1997, and tomorrow it will burn up on Saturn

The NASA spacecraft will tomorrow bring its 20 year mission to an end.

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Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull has laid out in no uncertain terms the consequences for Kim Jong-un if he attacked the US, following North Korea’s latest missile launch today.

'He would be signing a suicide note' – Malcolm Turnbull hits out at Kim Jong-un

The Aussie PM sent words of warning to the North Korean leader following latest missile launch.

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New York Police bodycam footage captured the first fatal shooting since NY police bodycam devices began rolling out this year.

'I will shoot you if that's a real gun' – dramatic moments before NY cops open fire captured on bodycam

Tense footage shows the first fatal shooting since bodycams started rolling out on NY police.

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Chuck Schumer was caught on his hot mic recounting his advice to Donald Trump.

US Democrat senator caught on tape discussing his advice to rival President Trump

Chuck Schumer was caught on his hot mic recounting his advice to Donald Trump.

President Trump arrives in Florida to assess Hurricane Irma destruction

Trump thanked emergency services for their efforts so far.

U.S. Army military vehicles stand after unloading in the port in Gdansk, Poland, Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017. The equipment supply is a second heel-to-toe deployment of U.S. troops to the nation that is concerned for its security due to neighboring Russia's military activity. (AP Photo/Krzysztof Mystkowski)

Shipment of US tanks arrive in Poland, as nerves rise ahead of start of Russian war games

Over 1000 pieces of US equipment, including Abrams tanks, arrived in Poland today.

'Crooked Hillary Clinton' - Donald Trump sparks new Twitter feud with old foe

The release of Clinton's new book has sparked a new war or words.

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At least three others were injured in the shooting at Freeman high school in Rockford.

'My stomach's in knots' - gunman opens fire at US school leaving one dead

Three others were injured in the shooting at Freeman High School in Washington state.

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Six patients at a sweltering Hollywood nursing home died in Hurricane Irma's aftermath.

Six Florida rest home residents die in sweltering heat following Hurricane Irma

An additional 13 people in Florida have died as a result of the hurricane.

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Sister Margaret Ann didn't even change out of her habit as she took to a fallen tree with gusto.

Raw video: Chainsaw-wielding Florida nun hacks away at fallen tree in wake of Hurricane Irma

Sister Margaret Ann didn't even change out of her habit as she took to a fallen tree with gusto.

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British troops, numbering 1000, have been deployed in Britain’s Caribbean territories.

France's president and Dutch king visit hurricane-ravaged Caribbean islands

There is a growing sense of anger, however, that Europe has been slow in sending help.

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Apple released three new iPhones today at their much anticipated launch in California.

Watch: 'Impressive engineering feat' – analysts and consumers get their hands on Apple's new iPhones

Apple released three new iPhones today at their much anticipated launch in California.

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