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Japanese city on alert for deadly fugu blowfish

January 15, 2018 - 11:39pm
The fugu fish, which can be more poisonous than cyanide, was sold without the toxic parts removed.

Australian father's instinct helps find trapped son

January 15, 2018 - 11:18pm
The Australian man hired a helicopter after suspecting his son had been in a car crash.

Pope Francis in Chile at start of Latin America visit

January 15, 2018 - 10:26pm
The visit is overshadowed by child sexual abuse accusations against some member of Chilean clergy.

Wallaby hops across Sydney Harbour Bridge

January 15, 2018 - 10:02pm
The unusual sight of a wallaby bounding across the Sydney Harbour Bridge has surprised early-morning motorists.

Gospel star Edwin Hawkins dies, aged 74

January 15, 2018 - 9:33pm
The American Grammy-winning singer was best-known for the 1969 hit Oh Happy Day.

Letter from Africa: Inside the gated communities of WhatsApp

January 15, 2018 - 8:04pm
Joseph Warungu peeps into WhatsApp groups to find out who the group administrators really are.

Edible insects: Where to find the world's tastiest insects

January 15, 2018 - 8:00pm
Insects are often portrayed as a sustainable superfood - but do they taste any good?

Winter Olympics: How good is North Korea at sport?

January 15, 2018 - 7:58pm
Reality Check looks at the sporting skills of the secretive state.

Pulse trawling in the EU: Is it ok to 'electrocute' fish?

January 15, 2018 - 7:48pm
Some say it's an innovation, others say it's like dropping a Taser in water.

What were you wearing? Rape victims' clothes exhibited

January 15, 2018 - 7:45pm
The powerful ‘Is it my fault?’ exhibition in Brussels aims to show clothing doesn't cause rape.

Chile reception: Why Pope's trip is a challenge

January 15, 2018 - 7:43pm
The pontiff faces his most difficult official overseas visit, but what are his biggest challenges?

I found my baby's father on Craigslist

January 15, 2018 - 7:42pm
Thirty-something Jessica was eager to get pregnant, but her relationships kept failing. It was time for a totally new approach.

Wallaby captured after hopping across Sydney Harbour Bridge

January 15, 2018 - 7:40pm
The unusual sight surprises motorists before prompting a brief chase and some fun online.

The Indian woman who chose a bull over marriage

January 15, 2018 - 7:30pm
Selvarani Kanagarasu, a daily wage labourer from India, shuns marriage to take care of a bull.

Shackled children found in Perris, California home

January 15, 2018 - 7:27pm
Two parents are arrested after police find in their house 13 people who were allegedly held captive.

Convicted Auschwitz guard Oskar Groening pleads for mercy

January 15, 2018 - 7:09pm
A German court has sentenced "Auschwitz bookkeeper" Oskar Groening, 96, to four years in prison.

Trump voters grade president's first year

January 15, 2018 - 6:49pm
Four Donald Trump supporters share their views on the president's first year in office.

Antwerp: Belgium building collapses in explosion

January 15, 2018 - 6:36pm
Several people are injured the blast, which is not related to terrorism, Belgian police say.

Trump's alleged race remarks 'a punch in the guts'

January 15, 2018 - 6:27pm
Participants at Washington's Martin Luther King parade reflect on Trump's remarks about Haiti, African and Central American countries.

Donald Trump takes on Dick Durbin over 'racial slur'

January 15, 2018 - 6:20pm
The US president says he has been "totally misrepresented" by a senator who said he used a racial slur.

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