Slipknot bassist Paul Gray has been found dead at a hotel near the band's home town of Des Moines, Iowa.
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The SDLP leader and South Down MP Margaret Ritchie has formally resigned from the Stormont Executive.
A teacher who bludgeoned a disruptive teenage pupil with a dumbbell has walked free from court after a judge described him as a “thoroughly decent man”.
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A Kenyan appeal court rules that Islamic courts are illegal and discriminatory under the current constitution.
Provisional results showed Ethiopia's ruling party has won national elections, according to officials, amid claims the vote was marred by irregularities.
An Iraqi MP from the secular Iraqiya bloc is shot and killed by gunmen in the northern city of Mosul.
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Fierce fighting erupts as Jamaican security forces hunting an alleged drugs lord storm his stronghold in the capital, Kingston.
The US announces joint naval exercises with Seoul after a report blamed N Korea for the sinking of a Southern warship.
The widow of an army bomb disposal expert killed in Afghanistan said on Monday her husband was under relentless pressure and his elite unit "badly overstretched" on the day he died.
Colonel Bob Seddon, Britain’s senior bomb disposal officer, has resigned his post after raising concerns for the welfare of his men.
Australia expels an Israel diplomat after a probe blames Israel for the use of forged passports in the murder of a Hamas man.
Islamist movements say elections "illegal," designed to favor Fatah.
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THE DEATH toll from Poland’s worst flooding in a century rose to 15 yesterday, as swollen rivers flowing north to the Baltic …
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