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17:45 15/11/2018
Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz faces new charges for allegedly attacking a jail officer and taking his stun gun

Cruz, 20, who is awaiting trial on charges related to the February mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, now faces additional charges of assault, battery and use of an electric weapon on the guard, the report states.

17:24 15/11/2018
Saudi public prosecutor seeks death penalty in Khashoggi murder case

He said the Washington Post columnist was murdered after "negotiations" for his return to the kingdom failed and that the person who ordered the killing was the head of the negotiating team that was sent to repatriate Khashoggi.

17:00 15/11/2018
Denmark withholds aid to Tanzania after anti-gay comments

Development minister Ulla Tornaes did not name the official but said she was "very concerned" by the comments.

16:38 15/11/2018
Monkey kills baby boy in India's Agra

The infant's mother was breastfeeding him at their home in the city of Agra when the animal entered the house and grabbed him, the family said.

16:16 15/11/2018
15:45 15/11/2018
Facebook reportedly discredited critics by linking them to George Soros

Facing a string of crises, Facebook hired a PR firm to push conspiracy theories about the billionaire, the New York Times reports.

15:27 15/11/2018
China outlines possible trade concessions to U.S. before G20, sources say

The commitments for now fall short of the type of major structural reforms that President Donald Trump has been demanding, two of the people said, cautioning that a long road lies ahead in negotiations.

15:09 15/11/2018
Ford CEO open to investors in autonomous vehicles but cautious on VW

Ford and VW have acknowledged they are in discussions. Hackett said on Wednesday a previously announced partnership to share development of future light commercial vehicles is “going better than we thought it would.”

14:44 15/11/2018
Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested

Celebrity news website TMZ said this followed a physical confrontation between the lawyer and a woman.

14:41 15/11/2018
California, New Jersey Republicans concedes, Utah representative sues

A high-profile recount of votes continued in Florida, where initial vote tallies showed outgoing Republican Governor Rick Scott leading in the race for a U.S. Senate seat and Republican Ron DeSantis leading to succeed Scott as governor.

14:33 15/11/2018
Rohingya return to Myanmar: Confusion and fear in refugee camps

Authorities had said they planned to move the first group on Thursday but it is unclear whether they will go ahead.

14:02 15/11/2018
Frozen super-Earth discovered six light-years away

This makes it the second closest known exoplanet to us. Previously, an exoplanet was found orbiting in the three-star Proxima Centauri system.

13:38 15/11/2018
TTC bus collides with hydro pole, sends 25 people to local hospital

Police say that the southbound bus crashed into the pole around 3 p.m. near Davenport Road and Bathurst Street.

13:00 15/11/2018
Emirates Palace spends about $130,000 a year replacing gold ceiling

Its hallways, rooms and lobbies feature more than 1,000 Swarovski chandeliers, which bring to light the palace's iconic golden ceilings, according to the palace.

12:43 15/11/2018
Greek archaeologists uncover first remnants of ancient city of Tenea

Excavations close to the village of Chiliomodi, in the southern peninsula region of the Peloponnese, unearthed a wide variety of artifacts which indicate the presence of the wealthy ancient city of Tenea.

12:29 15/11/2018
Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested

Celebrity news website TMZ said this followed a physical confrontation between the lawyer and a woman.

12:02 15/11/2018
California wildfires: Town of Paradise will need 'total rebuild'

Brock Long, administrator of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), said the damage to Paradise was "one of the worst disasters" he had ever seen.

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18:34
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