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02:48
Both sides of the political divide are quick to distance themselves from Trump’s comments, his own party calling Russia’s leader a devious thug.

Trump denies links to Putin after telling Russia to hack Hillary Clinton's emails

Both sides of the political divide are quick to distance themselves from Trump’s comments, his own party calling Russia’s leader a devious thug.

02:35
In a race that's been funny and fearful, here are seven facts about the presidential contest.

USA president mythbusters: What will Bill Clinton be called if Hillary wins?

In a race that's been funny and fearful, here are seven facts about the presidential contest.

00:36
Georgie Knoll became a social media darling after video-bombing a 7 News Mackay segment last month.

Popular Down syndrome video-bomber invited to spend day at Aussie TV station

Georgie Knoll became a social media darling after video-bombing a 7 News Mackay segment last month.

01:15
Rodrigo Duterte has only been in the job one month, but is already making big promises with his war on drugs

New Philippines president declares brutal war against drugs: 'Won't stop until they're behind bars, below the ground'

At least 300 people suspected to be involved in drug activity have been killed this month.

00:19
The $300 million raised by the endless clips of people dunking icy water on their heads helped researchers find a gene linked to Motor Neurone Disease.

Viral ice bucket challenge leads to major scientific breakthrough for Motor Neurone Disease

Endless clips of people dunked in icy water raised a phenomenal amount of funds.

02:29
Footage has emerged of the two men who murdered an elderly priest in a church, pledging their allegiance to ISIS.

Pope Francis says attack on French priest proves world is 'at war'

Footage has emerged of the two men who murdered an elderly priest in a church, pledging their allegiance to ISIS.

00:58
Complete with eyebrows and nails, the cosplay took Frank Ippolito and Norman Chan a week to create.

Video: Creepy life-sized Lego figurine with human features wanders San Diego Comic Con

Complete with eyebrows and nails, the cosplay took a week to create.

02:42
TVNZ's US correspondent says the relationship between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton supporters seems to have improved.

Jack Tame: 'People are united by a common enemy'

TVNZ's US correspondent says the relationship between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton supporters seems to have improved.

00:15
Massive flooding and landslides struck Nepal this week, killing dozens, and eroding enough of the riverbank that a suspension bridge collapsed into the river.

Video captures terrifying moment Nepal bridge swept away by flash flooding

The bridge was over a river in one of many districts affected by deadly floods and landslides triggered by monsoon rains.

00:40
The jarring video shows 10 real life incidents of people standing on train tracks, including children.

This chilling video serves as a reality check to deter people from trespassing on train tracks

The graphic ad shows 10 real-life incidents which took place on train tracks.

00:31
A young man was told his father should leave Australia and go back to New Zealand where he was born.

'I feel sorry for her ignorance' - Brisbane man who filmed racist lady saying Kiwis should 'pack up and go home'

Jerome Forbes, 20, recorded the woman who said Australia was "overrun with foreigners".

01:50
The US president endorsed Clinton with a rousing speech at the Democratic Convention.

Video: 'Signed, Sealed, Delivered!' - Obama embraces Clinton, saying he's 'ready to pass the baton' to her

Hillary Clinton made a surprise appearance with President Obama to the music of Stevie Wonder's 'Signed, Sealed, Delivered'.

01:03
The US president said last week’s Republican Convention was filled with a ‘deeply, pessimistic vision full of anger and hate’.

'That is not the America I know': President Obama takes aim at Trump in DNC speech

The US president said last week’s Republican Convention was filled with a ‘deeply, pessimistic vision full of anger and hate’.

00:19
A white hooded robber was recorded on a security camera watching a couple sleep in their Chicago apartment.

Video: Chicago couple horrified as CCTV shows stalker on stairs as they slept below

Ever wondered if there's someone else hiding out in your home? This video will send shivers down your spine.

00:17
Three people are dead as a result of the arson attack at a private hospital in Albania.

Graphic warning: Albanian arsonist pours petrol on hospital patient, sets him on fire

Three people are dead after a vicious hospital attack in Tirana.

01:56
Clinton's campaign quickly responded, calling it a "national security issue".

Donald Trump accused of encouraging espionage, inviting Russia to hack Hillary Clinton

Clinton's campaign quickly responded, calling it a "national security issue".

00:37
This new technology allows children to hear the animals’ brays translated into English.

This is not a gimmick… it's called 'donkey rides with a difference'

This new technology allows children to hear the animals' brays translated into English.

Police officers in Germany (file)

Teen who fled German psychiatric facility, threatened to 'blow it up' is captured

A shopping centre was evacuated after suspicious behaviour was reported.

00:24
The incident was captured on video yesterday in Northcote, with dozens of onlookers stunned by the sight.

Melbourne cops hunt men who allegedly smashed vehicle into patrol car

Police wanted to find out why the Audi had fake plates. The driver didn't want to tell.

00:28
The Black Lives Matter supporter was captured on video pulling down the blue ribbons designed to show support for those in law enforcement.

'You're disgusting' – driver films man ripping down ribbons showing support for US cops

Being filmed didn't stop this man from continuing with his controversial act.

FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2003 file photo, John Hinckley Jr. arrives at U.S. District Court in Washington. A judge says Hinckley, who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full-time in Virginia.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

Man who tried to assassinate Ronald Reagan to be released

John Hinckley was a "profoundly troubled young man" when he shot the then US President, says a judge.

00:13
A police officer in Townsville set to speak about a stabbing was called into action over a new development in the case.

'She's dead!' - the moment police press conference on Queensland street is interrupted by local who found body

The Townsville briefing quickly went from a stabbing incident to a homicide investigation.

00:43
The producer of the program Hit Entertainment has apologised and will be cancelling its contract with the Chinese animation studio responsible.

Fireman Sam episode wiped from online streaming after character slips on page of Quran

The producer of the children's programme will be cancelling its contract with the animation studio responsible.

Freddie Gray.

Charges dropped against US police officers over death of black man Freddie Gray

The 25-year-old's neck was broken while he was unrestrained in a prison van in 2015.

Investigation to begin after death of Sydney infant who was given wrong gas

Baby John Ghanam was given nitrous oxide instead of oxygen.

00:44
The Prime Minister doesn’t think Rudd’s late bid will have "much impact on the dynamics" of the race for Secretary General.

Australian cabinet to decide if they'll back Kevin Rudd for top UN job

Helen Clark is about to find out whether she's going to face a trans-Tasman rival.

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