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In this image made from a video provided by the Kloop Media Foundation, smoke rises above the Chinese Embassy in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016. A suspected suicide bomber on Tuesday crashed a car through the entrance of the Chinese Embassy in the Kyrgyzstan capital of Bishkek, detonating a bomb that killed the attacker and wounded embassy employees. (Kloop Media Foundation photo via AP)

Suicide bomber hits Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan

The bomber crashed a car through the entrance, killing the attacker and wounding three embassy employees.

Man dies after trying to save fellow Brit from Queensland backpacker stabbing

Tom Jackson died almost a week after helping the victim of a knife-attack.

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Aheda Zanetti, the Australian designer who created the garment spoke with Seven Sharp.

What's all the fuss over the controversial burkini piece of swimwear?

Aheda Zanetti, the Australian designer who created the garment spoke with Seven Sharp.

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New Zealander Keps Paraone and Nicole Thompson’s son Malakai was sent home with just painkillers, days later he was dead.

Kiwi father in mourning after baby boy dies after being sent home twice from hospital

Seven-month-old Malakai died in intensive care after twice being sent home from hospital with painkillers.

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Huma Abedin is separating from her husband, disgraced US congressman Anthony Weiner.

Hillary Clinton aide dumps sexting ex-congressman husband Anthony Weiner over new scandal

The NY Post published photos yesterday that it said Weiner had sent to another woman.

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The crash took place on a highway in Binghamton New York, and remarkably, no one was killed.

Video: Bystanders rush to rescue woman trapped in burning car after fiery 10-car crash

One motorist had a fire extinguisher handy, which proved to be crucial in fighting back the flames.

FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2016 file photo, President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference at the Pentagon. The White House says that Obama will expand a national monument off the coast of Hawaii, creating the world’s largest marine protected area. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

'TPP can still be ratified before Obama steps down' - White House

Time is running out with both presidential candidates opposing the trade agreement.

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News of Helen Clark considering pulling her UN top job bid has 'everyone brainstorming' says the PM.

Helen Clark fails to make ground in latest UN top job straw poll

The result of the poll is crucial for Helen Clark's candidacy for the UN top job.

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The 83-year-old, best known for his role as Willy Wonka, has died after complications from Alzheimer's disease.

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory star Gene Wilder dies aged 83

Mr Wilder's family has confirmed the death this morning.

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A suicidal man lay on these train tracks saying, "I just want to die". But, a New Jersey transit cop decided to pull him off the tracks in time.

Video: The moment brave officer pulls man from path of oncoming train

"I just want to die" - the man told the New Jersey Transit police officer.

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The death toll has now climbed to 300 and rescuers are still searching through rubble.

Deadly Italy earthquake deals blow to Italy's art treasures

Even without nature's fury, monumental fountains, churches and ancient Roman ruins were already vulnerable.

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More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed in a mountain plateau.

Massacre by nature: Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

Officials say 323 animals were killed, including 70 calves.

Australian freed four months after kidnapping in Afghanistan

Kerry Jane Wilson was kidnapped on April 28 in the eastern city of Jalalabad.

The deck of a cruise ship

NZ authorities help Aussies make 95kg cocaine bust on cruise ship

Three Canadians were arrested yesterday when the Sea Princess docked in Sydney, having just been in Auckland.

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Footage of the July 19 incident that knocked the bike rider unconscious surfaced online today.

Video: The moment a cyclist is run down from behind by a 4WD in Darwin

The cyclist is lucky to be alive after being knocked unconscious.

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US police and child services are investigating the disturbing incident.

Video: The shocking moment a mum appears to allow a stranger to throw her young son from a bridge

"This is what happens when some parents just don't care," a witness said.

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The veteran dispatcher is off the job after the call, which Connecticut city officials called “astonishing”.

'Not you, I don't care what you are driving' – 911 operator in hot water over testy emergency call

The veteran dispatcher is off the job after the call, which officials called "astonishing".

Scene of a Louisiana bus crash, near New Orleans.

Fire chief among two dead in US bus crash carrying Louisiana flood relief workers

About 40 people were taken to hospitals after the crash.

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A terrified girl’s reaction to a lion charging her tourist family’s car at Kruger National Park was caught on camera.

'I hate you guys!' - girl lashes out at parents after lion charges at her family's car during safari

Some youngsters would get a buzz from a close encounter with a lion. Not this girl.

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The idea for the unusual sport was created as a way to attract more tourists to Powys.

Next Olympic sport? Snorkel-wearing cyclists charge through bog in Wales

The idea for the unusual sport was created as a way to attract more tourists to Powys.

Pilots accused of boozing before Glasgow to USA flight due in court

Two pilots have been removed from their flying duties after being arrested at Glasgow Airport.

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A passenger jet in the US had to make an emergency landing after part of one of the engines ripped off.

'Children were screaming and crying - seems like we were going down pretty fast'

A passenger jet in the US had to make an emergency landing after part of an engine ripped off.

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The couple, in their 50s, had no emergency supplies on their boat.

Two people rescued from deserted island after making SOS sign

The couple, in their 50s, had no emergency supplies on their boat.

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The incident took place on a busy motorway just north of London.

UK motorway overbridge collapses after truck smashes into it

The incident took place on a busy motorway just north of London.

A rescuer and a sniffer dog stand atop rubble in Amatrice, central Italy, where a 6.1 earthquake struck.

Bodies unable to be recovered from the destruction of Italy's earthquake

Bodies are stuck in a place deemed too unsafe to reach.

Turkish troops head to the Syrian border, in Karkamis, Turkey, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016.

Twenty are dead after Turkish bombing in northern Syria

Civilians are among those killed in the village of Jarablus located north-west of Aleppo.

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The death toll has now climbed to 300 and rescuers are still searching through rubble.

Hundreds gather for state funeral honouring Italy quake victims

The death toll has now climbed to 300 and rescuers are still searching through rubble.

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