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2012-12-15

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Police reveal more details about Sandy Hook killings

Police investigating the Sandy Hook elementary school shootings in America, in which 27 people died, now say they have “some very good evidence” to

Police investigating the Sandy Hook elementary school shootings in America, in which 27 people died, now say they have “some very good evidence” to

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Huge Egyptian turnout leads to extended voting

Huge queues have been visible everywhere in Egypt where voting in the constitutional referendum is taking place today. Among the first to vote was

Huge queues have been visible everywhere in Egypt where voting in the constitutional referendum is taking place today. Among the first to vote was

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Russian opposition running on empty?

A year on from the big anti-Putin demonstrations in Russia that heralded the rebirth of civil society, and seemed to indicate that the Russian people

A year on from the big anti-Putin demonstrations in Russia that heralded the rebirth of civil society, and seemed to indicate that the Russian people

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Shock surrounds Newtown after school massacre

Holding hands or hugging each other for comfort – post-traumatic scenes are now a familiar sight in the aftermath of such a tragedy but the shock of

Holding hands or hugging each other for comfort – post-traumatic scenes are now a familiar sight in the aftermath of such a tragedy but the shock of

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Newtown School Shooting: Obama Tears Up

US President Obama adressed the nation after Newtown’s elementary school shooting. Emotion and sadness were perceived on the face of the President as

US President Obama adressed the nation after Newtown’s elementary school shooting. Emotion and sadness were perceived on the face of the President as

Sport

Kofler wins again

Less than a week after leaping to victory in Sochi, Austria’s Andreas Kofler held his nerve to secure his 12th career World Cup ski jumping victory

Less than a week after leaping to victory in Sochi, Austria’s Andreas Kofler held his nerve to secure his 12th career World Cup ski jumping victory

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US school massacre renews debate over gun control

As the scale of the school shooting emerged, anti-gun campaigners quickly rallied. For those who want tougher measures introduced, there was only

As the scale of the school shooting emerged, anti-gun campaigners quickly rallied. For those who want tougher measures introduced, there was only

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America hangs its head after Newtown shootings

America, and the small Connecticut community of Newtown, are in shock today following one of the worst gun rampages in US history. In total 27

America, and the small Connecticut community of Newtown, are in shock today following one of the worst gun rampages in US history. In total 27

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Shock surrounds Newtown after school massacre

The pictures and post-truamatic scenes of people holding hands or hugging each other for comfort are sadly now a familiar sight but the shock of

The pictures and post-truamatic scenes of people holding hands or hugging each other for comfort are sadly now a familiar sight but the shock of

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Egyptians vote on divisive new constitution

Egyptians are voting on a new constitution that’s been billed by the ruling party as a solution to the country’s political crisis. Violent protests

Egyptians are voting on a new constitution that’s been billed by the ruling party as a solution to the country’s political crisis. Violent protests

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Clashes during Hamas's 25th anniversary

Clashes between Palestinian security and hundreds of Palestinian protesters in West Bank. Demonstrators were celebrating Hamas Islamic group’s 25th

Clashes between Palestinian security and hundreds of Palestinian protesters in West Bank. Demonstrators were celebrating Hamas Islamic group’s 25th

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Eleventh-hour Syrian carnage escalates

Free Syrian Army rebels are pressing every possible advantage towards a victory. Even a senior Russian source said on Thursday that could no longer

Free Syrian Army rebels are pressing every possible advantage towards a victory. Even a senior Russian source said on Thursday that could no longer

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Vigils held for school shooting victims

The Catholic Church in Newtown was packed on Friday evening as hundreds of grieving residents held a vigil in memory of the children and staff

The Catholic Church in Newtown was packed on Friday evening as hundreds of grieving residents held a vigil in memory of the children and staff

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Emotional Obama addresses the nation

Following the shootings President Obama delivered an emotional address from the White House. As he spoke of the lost lives of the victims, most of

Following the shootings President Obama delivered an emotional address from the White House. As he spoke of the lost lives of the victims, most of

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Casblanca piano goes under the hammer

One of Hollywood’s most iconic film props has been sold for just over 455,000 euros to an unknown buyer. The piano from the classic film

One of Hollywood’s most iconic film props has been sold for just over 455,000 euros to an unknown buyer. The piano from the classic film

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Russia hits back at US over trade bill

President Barack Obama has angered Vladmir Putin by signing a bill which establishes normal trade relations with Russia. The measure ends Cold War

President Barack Obama has angered Vladmir Putin by signing a bill which establishes normal trade relations with Russia. The measure ends Cold War

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Last stand before divisive Egypt referendum

Right up to the last hours before a referendum on Egypt’s new constitution, protesters stood shoulder to shoulder in Cairo’s Tahrir Square calling

Right up to the last hours before a referendum on Egypt’s new constitution, protesters stood shoulder to shoulder in Cairo’s Tahrir Square calling

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Children massacred in US school shooting

A gunman in the USA killed his own mother before descending on a primary school where he opened fire killing 20 children and six adults. It

A gunman in the USA killed his own mother before descending on a primary school where he opened fire killing 20 children and six adults. It