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Broward Sheriff visiting 15-year-old Anthony Borges in hospital.

Student fighting for life after taking five bullets to save 20 students in Florida shooting

Anthony Borges, 15, was trying to lock the door to a classroom, when he was shot in both legs.

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The company apologised to customers, blaming "teething problems" with its new delivery partner, DHL

Young KFC aficionado 'angry, sad' after UK outlets run out of chicken

The company is blaming "teething problems" with a new supplier.

The US president's announcement on Twitter has sparked protests and outrage in Washington and beyond.

America's young turning pain into activism in wake of Florida school massacre

The debate around gun control is escalating after the Florida high school massacre.

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At least 17 people were buried when heavy rains caused the garbage pile to crumple in Maputo.

Garbage dump collapse in Mozambique kills 17

Half a dozen homes were destroyed and some residents in the area fled for fear of another collapse.

This handout photo issued by the National Crime Agency shows Dr Matthew Falder. A judge in Britain has on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018 sentenced a prolific pedophile to 38 years in prison in what is being described as a watershed moment for authorities coming to grips with technology’s ability to spread depravity. Geophysicist Matthew Falder admitted 137 offenses, including blackmail and encouraging the rape of a child.

Prolific 'manipulative, cruel' British paedophile sentenced to 32 years jail

The complex investigation that prosecuted university lecturer Matthew Falder has been described as a "watershed moment".

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Several men linked to the alleged abuse went on to take up roles at other charities.

Oxfam staff intimidated witnesses in Haiti sex scandal

Several men linked to the alleged abuse went on to take up roles at other charities.

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The US couple who housed Nikolas Cruz, who killed 17 students last week, have offered their sympathy in a TV interview.

Video: 'This wasn't the person that we knew' – Couple who took in Florida massacre gunman speak out

The US couple who housed Nikolas Cruz, who killed 17 students, have done a TV interview.

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Mount Sinabung has shot billowing columns of ash more than 5000 metres into the atmosphere.

Watch: Immense mushroom cloud of ash towers into sky after Indonesian volcanic eruption

Mount Sinabung has shot billowing columns of ash more than 5000 metres into the air.

Treatments targeting the gut key to battling type 1 diabetes, new research says

Australian researchers hope the new findings can help treat and prevent type 1 diabetes in the future.

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The oblivious Melbourne man was located back at his home.

Angry shark sparks drifting kayak mystery after fisherman tossed from vessel

The mystery began when a passing boat spotted the unmanned kayak drifting off Victoria.

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Australian police said today they have arrested three people and seized 330 kilos of drugs destined for the city of Adelaide.

Video: Aussie cops seize whopper 330kg haul of meth, worth over $280 million

Australian police said today they have arrested three people and seized drugs destined for Adelaide.

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A funeral was held today for Jaime Guttenberg, a 14-year-old victim of last week's shooting at a Parkland, Florida high school.

Watch: 'She was only 14, she didn't deserve that' – tears at funeral of Florida school massacre victim

A funeral was held today for Jaime Guttenberg, a victim of last week's shooting.

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The coalition government is in crisis with a public row between Joyce and the PM stepping up a notch.

'You confront it head on' - Barnaby Joyce's issues with Malcolm Joyce 'resolved' - report

The pair had a spat over Mr Joyce's affair with an ex-staffer, now pregnant with their child.

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Watch: Israel's PM says Iran is the 'greatest threat to our world'

Benjamin Netanyahu’s comments come as tensions rise between the two nations.

The US president's announcement on Twitter has sparked protests and outrage in Washington and beyond.

Trump vents fury over Russia investigation: 'They are laughing their asses off in Moscow'

An indictment has just charged 13 Russians with a plot to interfere in the US election.

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The Aseman Airlines plane crashed near the town of Semirom after taking off from Tehran's Mehrabad airport.

Passenger jet crashes in Iran, killing all 65 on board

The jet crashed into a mountainous region of southern Iran under foggy conditions.

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The 24-year-old man confessed to raping and murdering a six-year-old girl in January.

Pakistan court sentences convicted serial killer to death

A 24-year-old man confessed to raping and murdering a six-year-old girl in January in a case that gained global attention.

Legendary US climber Jim Bridwell dies at 73

Bridwell lived his life vertically on some of the toughest peaks in Yosemite National Park.

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Nikolas Cruz, 19, is accused of killing 17 students at a Florida high school.

Details emerge of Florida school gunman's mental health issues

Students and parents have taken to the streets to make their voices heard on gun control.

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The collision of a Greek boat and Turkish vessel was caught on video.

Tensions between Turkey, Greece rise after boat collision

The collision of a Greek boat and Turkish vessel was caught on video.

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Survivors are recovering in hospital after three women blew themselves up at a fish market.

Trio of suicide bombers kill 20 at crowded market in Nigeria

Survivors are recovering in hospital after three women blew themselves up at a fish market.

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., speaks next to a poster depicting an online ad that attempted to suppress voters.

Social media firms got played by Russian agents says US government

The alleged scheme was run by the Internet Research Agency, a troll farm based in St. Petersburg, Russia.

People walk down the centre of a street in the Roma neighbourhood after an earthquake shook Mexico City after a powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake has shaken south and central Mexico.

Helicopter assessing earthquake damage crashes in Mexico killing 13

Fifteen other people were injured when the military helicopter carrying officials when down.

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More than half the country's orangutans have been killed in 16 years, many by hunters.

Borneo's critically endangered orangutans killed in large numbers

More than half the country's orangutans have been killed in 16 years, many by hunters.

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Crowds of gathered in Mexico City as the ground shook from the magnitude 7.2 quake.

Powerful magnitude 7.2 earthquake causes people to flee buildings, fill streets in Mexico City

The quake shook south and central Mexico today, five months after a deadly tremor.

FBI says it failed to investigate tip on Florida suspect who killed 17

Florida Gov. Rick Scott called for the FBI's director to resign because of the missteps.

Lena Dunham has thanked her fans for the “overwhelming” support she has received since opening up about her hysterectomy.

'Feel so honoured'-Lena Dunham overwhelmed by support following hysterectomy

The 'Girls' creator says she is looking into options regarding motherhood in the future.

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