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Lightning Strike In Uganda Kills 18 Children

Eighteen children and their teacher have been killed by a lightning strike at their school in Uganda.

DNA Evidence 'Glitch' Could See Knox Freed

Convicted killer Amanda Knox's hopes of being freed on appeal have risen dramatically after it emerged crucial DNA evidence may have been contaminated.

Crisis-Hit Greece 'Not Out Of Woods Yet'

European leaders who were crossing their fingers and hoping for a "yes" from Greek parliamentarians will permit themselves a small sigh of relief now the first hurdle has been passed.

Almost 200 Hurt In Cairo's Violent Clashes

The Egyptian capital Cairo has witnessed the worst protests and violence in the past two days since January's revolution.

Sheen's Wages To Pay For Child Support

Sheen's Wages To Pay For Child Support

Charlie Sheen's old bosses have been told to direct £34,000 a month for child support from any payments they make to the former star of Two And A Half Men.

Google In Social Media Battle With Facebook

Google In Social Media Battle With Facebook

Google has launched a new attempt at social networking as it again tries to challenge Facebook in the wildly popular and lucrative internet market.

Huge Blaze Edges Closer To US Nuclear Lab

Huge Blaze Edges Closer To US Nuclear Lab

Firefighters continue to battle a major fire in New Mexico that is getting nearer to the United States' top nuclear weapons production site.

Greek Protests: Violent Clashes With Police

Greek Protests: Violent Clashes With Police

Violence has erupted in the square outside Greece's parliament for a second day, as the country's politicians backed a new package of spending cuts and tax rises.

Christine Lagarde's Rise To IMF Head

Christine Lagarde's Rise To IMF Head

The top job at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is not just about economic credentials - it is also politics and, controversially, geography.

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