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Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Four people killed in bear attacks in northern Japan

The victims were aged 65 to 79 and had been foraging for edible wild plants.

New York woman who poisoned her husband and tried to frame her daughter dies in prison

Stacey Castor was also convicted of filing a fake will to inherit her second husband’s estate and was suspected of fatally poisoning her first husband in 2000.

Monday 13 June, 2016

Saturday 11 June, 2016

"It broke me": Native American sues Mormon church over sex abuse claims

The man said he has spent most of his life trying to avoid facing the abuse, which happened in the 1970s.

Friday 10 June, 2016

From The42 More crowd trouble in Marseille ahead of England's clash with Russia Violence

More crowd trouble in Marseille ahead of England's clash with Russia

Police were forced to fire tear gas for the second successive day.

California mother reunited with abducted son 21 years after he went missing

Maria Mancia had been left with just a single photo of her son since his father took him in 1995.

Thursday 9 June, 2016

New rules mean all the Times Square Elmos and Spidermen now have to stay within painted rectangles

The colour-coded Designated Activity Zones are meant to rein in the pushy panhandlers who have flooded the area.

Three charged over murder of Detroit teen who picked up $70

Deontae Mitchell was beaten, kidnapped and choked to death in Detroit.

Obama formally endorses Hillary Clinton for US presidency

In a video, Obama called for unity among Democrats and vowed to be an active force on the campaign trail.

Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Teenage girl burned alive in Pakistan as punishment for marrying against her family's wishes

17-year-old Zeenat Rafiq’s mother tied her to a cot and burned her alive.

Four people have been killed in Tel Aviv after two gunmen opened fire

The gunmen were later detained.

She's done it: Hillary Clinton claims Democratic presidential nomination

She has also won the California primary.

Man feared dead after falling into Yellowstone hot spring

The geysers can reach 93 degrees celsius.

Space Shuttle commander charged with the murder of teenage sisters

James Halsell Jr. smelled of alcohol after a car crash that killed the two girls.

Tuesday 7 June, 2016

From The42 MMA fighter Kimbo Slice dies aged 42 RIP

MMA fighter Kimbo Slice dies aged 42

He was due to headline a Bellator show next month.

Monday 6 June, 2016

From The42 Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail in 'The Book' Ali

Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail in 'The Book'

The Champ knew how he wanted to say farewell.

From The42 Steph Curry is skipping the 2016 Rio Olympics No Dream Team

Steph Curry is skipping the 2016 Rio Olympics

The Warriors’ talisman is going to sit this one out..

Parents of boy who fell into Cincinnati gorilla enclosure will not face charges

The incident led to the shooting dead of the gorilla, Harambe, and a worldwide controversy in the ensuing days.

Six children and eight adults killed as school bus plunges into canal in Turkey

The bus was returning from a school trip to a park and museum late last night.

A small island has Hillary Clinton on the verge of making history

By tomorrow night, she may be the first woman to become a nominee of either major party for US President.

A Hawaiian island was bombed so badly by the US it's taken over 40 years to clean

And it’s a long way from finished.

Sunday 5 June, 2016

"Shoot him and I'll give you a medal" - Philippine president encourages citizens to shoot drug dealers

Rodrigo Duterte has promised to end crime and corruption within six months of his presidency.

Saturday 4 June, 2016

Pope approves new measures to fire bishops who mishandled child sexual abuse cases

Francis said a bishop can be removed if his actions or omissions cause “grave harm,” either physical, moral, spiritual or financial, to individuals or communities.

Thursday 2 June, 2016

Prince died from an overdose, says law-enforcement official

The official has spoken anonymously to the Associated Press.

Man released from hospital after first penis transplant in US

Thomas Manning said he shared his story to give hope to others.

"My son fell in with the gorilla"- Police release mother's frantic 911 call from Cincinnati Zoo Emergency Response This post contains videos

"My son fell in with the gorilla"- Police release mother's frantic 911 call from Cincinnati Zoo

No decision has yet been made on whether charges are to be brought against the mother.

Five killed in France and Germany as some areas endure worst flooding in a century

The waters are expected to keep rising for the coming days.

Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Parents in zoo killing case say their son is "doing well" and they "praise God" for his safety

The parents are facing a possible police probe.

Tuesday 31 May, 2016

"Had she not been diagnosed, I don't think I would have caught mine."

The sisters fighting cancer together.

Mexican footballer beat his kidnapper up in order to free himself

He threatened and beat his captor while on the phone, demanding to be told where they were.

Monday 30 May, 2016

Calls for parents of four-year-old boy who fell into gorilla enclosure to be prosecuted Justice For Harambe This post contains videos

Calls for parents of four-year-old boy who fell into gorilla enclosure to be prosecuted

A male gorilla called Harambe was shot dead by zoo officials when they considered the boy’s life to be in danger.

Donald Trump was disappointed his crowds weren't as big as Martin Luther King's Dream On This post contains videos

Donald Trump was disappointed his crowds weren't as big as Martin Luther King's

Trump says it was because they weren’t let into the Washington Momument.

Saturday 28 May, 2016

Vintage plane crashes into river in New York City

The plane was taking part in promotional photos for an air show.

Thursday 26 May, 2016

It's official: Donald Trump has won enough delegates to become the GOP nominee

It means the outspoken businessman can avoid a contested convention in Cleveland this summer.

Hiker found dead on Appalachian Trail kept journal for 26 days after she got lost

She left a note asking whoever found her body to contact her husband.

The Weeknd cancels Jimmy Kimmel appearance over Donald Trump

He was due to perform on the show with rapper Belly.

Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Man jailed for nine years for raping German backpacker in Australia

Prosecutors said he spent months planning the attack and sought a remote location to carry out the crime.

US prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against this man

Dylann Roof is accused of killing nine people at a church in Charleston last June.

Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Burt Kwouk, famous for playing Cato in the Pink Panther films, has died RIP

Burt Kwouk, famous for playing Cato in the Pink Panther films, has died

The 85-year-old actor died peacefully.

Riot police "liberate" fuel depot after days of protests in France

The protesters blocked an oil refinery in Marseilles over labour disputes.