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Two dead outside Florida club

Two are reported dead and up to 17 injured after a shooting at a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida, US.

11:18 PM  At least two people have been detained by police in relation to the nightclub shooting in Florida.

'Mission impossible' for quick Brexit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Theresa May walk on a red carpet while reviewing a guard of ...

10:21 PM  While the new British PM,Theresa May, greets European leaders, a senior official believes Britain needs 6 years to leave the EU.

Dad's fake life unravels

Terry Jude Symansky

He left his family. Then he started a new life using a dead man's identity.

Who was the Nice attacker? video

Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel was radicalised quickly, authorities say.

Father, lover, jihadist - information is emerging of the many different identities of Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel.

Six years in jail for fatal crash

Hollands, 33, recorded a blood alcohol reading of .16 about 2½ hours after the crash, the County Court heard on Monday.

A British national killed a man, when he decided to ride his motorbike home after drinking for six-hours.

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Clark v Rudd? No contest says Key

Clark v Rudd - Rudd praised Clark in April when she entered the UN race.

John Key says even Australians know which former PM should get the UN top job.

Aussie attack not terrorism video

The Hyundai Getz erupts in flames outside Merrylands police station.

CCTV shows the moment Peter Zhurawel detonates a device inside his car outside an Australian police station.

4 die in Dallas Cowboys bus crash

No one died in the bus (pictured) however 4 were killed in the van.

A bus carrying staff from the NFL team collides with a van on a highway in Arizona, US.

Fourth violent act in Germany video

An area is secured after an explosion in Ansbach, near Nuremberg, Germany.

A Syrian asylum seeker set off a bomb outside a crowded music festival in Germany killing himself and injuring others.

Miss World Australia crowned

Madeleine Cowe from Queensland is crowned Miss World Australia 2016.

Madeleine Cowe has been named Miss World Australia in a ceremony at Melbourne's Crown Palladium on Friday night.

Mick Gatto fined for loaded gun video

The court heard Gatto kept the loaded gun 'because the Colombians and half of Melbourne's underworld were after him'.

With threats to his safety, as "the Colombians and half of Melbourne's underworld were after him" a Magistrate decided to be lenient.

German restaurant bombed

The explosion was thought to be caused by a gas leak.

An explosion at a German restaurant is believed to have killed the bomber.

From student farce to American tragedy

Donald Trump voters are driven by a toxic mix of moral indignation and violent desire to punish an American they no ...

OPINION: Trump voters driven by toxic mix of moral indignation and violent desire to punish a US they no longer recognise.

Man slips off cliffside waterslide

David Salmon flew off the edge of the slide.

His mate's backyard waterslide seemed like a cool ride, until David Salmon shot off the edge.

Body found in California wildfire video

A burned body was discovered after the blaze swept through an area north of Los Angeles.

Emergency crews make grisly discovery as two massive wildfires rage near Los Angeles.

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australia

Aussie attack not terrorism video

The Hyundai Getz erupts in flames outside Merrylands police station.

CCTV shows the moment Peter Zhurawel detonates a device inside his car outside an Australian police station.

Miss World Australia crowned

Madeleine Cowe has been named Miss World Australia in a ceremony at Melbourne's Crown Palladium on Friday night.

Mick Gatto fined for loaded gun video

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americas

From student farce to American tragedy

Donald Trump voters are driven by a toxic mix of moral indignation and violent desire to punish an American they no ...

OPINION: Trump voters driven by toxic mix of moral indignation and violent desire to punish a US they no longer recognise.

Man slips off cliffside waterslide

David Salmon flew off the edge of the slide.

His mate's backyard waterslide seemed like a cool ride, until David Salmon shot off the edge.

Body found in California wildfire video

A burned body was discovered after the blaze swept through an area north of Los Angeles.

Emergency crews make grisly discovery as two massive wildfires rage near Los Angeles.

WikiLeaks causes Democrat crisis

The email correspondence seems to confirm allegations by the campaign of defeated Senator Bernie Sanders that the ...

WikiLeaks releases 20,000 emails, revealing the Democrat party wanted Hillary Clinton to win and to embarrass Donald Trump.

europe

Fourth violent act in Germany video

An area is secured after an explosion in Ansbach, near Nuremberg, Germany.

A Syrian asylum seeker set off a bomb outside a crowded music festival in Germany killing himself and injuring others.

German restaurant bombed

The explosion was thought to be caused by a gas leak.

An explosion at a German restaurant is believed to have killed the bomber.

Munich attack planned for a year

A man cries at the scene of the attack

Teenager gunman visited the site of a deadly school shooting last year - then began plotting his own attack.

Turkey shuts schools, charities

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has ordered schools, health clinics and charities to shut down.

President Tayyip Erdogan orders private schools, health clinics and other institutions to close in post-coup crackdown.

middle east

Baghdad blast claimed by Isis

People gather at the site where a suicide bomber detonated his explosive vest at the entrance to Kadhimiya, a mostly ...

A suicide bomber has killed six people and left 20 wounded in a Shi-ite Muslim area of Baghdad.

60 Mins kidnapper's warning

Adam Whittington spent months in jail following the botched kidnap.

After Australian 60 Mins' botched 'child kidnap' operation, freed Adam Whittington vows to reveal truth.

Fears of Islamic State escalation video

Afghan policemen keep watch at the demonstration, before the blasts occurred.

Concern terror group is getting stronger, as suicide bombing at protest kills 80, leaves hundreds wounded.

Pokemon No-Go in Saudi Arabia

The religious edict is an update to an existing ban on the Pokemon card and video games.

Saudi clerics have issued a ban on Pokemon Go, declaring the game a form of gambling.

asia

Tiger kills woman at safari park

The woman was mauled to death by a Siberian tiger.

After an argument with fellow passengers in her car, the woman stepped out into the enclosure - and was mauled.

Four female militants arrested

Bangladeshi police take cover near a restaurant that has been attacked by unidentified gunmen.

Dhaka cafe attack: Bangladesh police also uncovered large amounts of bomb-making materials and jihadi books.

Legal case riddled with corruption

Michael Titus Igweh, who is facing execution in Indonesia within days, tells a court that police electrocuted his ...

A man on death row in Indonesia, tells a court that his genitals were electrocuted to force his drugs confession.

China's flooding leaves 170 dead

A woman cries as she holds a pig rescued from a flooded farm in Xiaogan, Hubei Province, China.

More than 170 people died and scores remained missing after heavy rains touched off floods and landslides in China

africa

Appeal over Pistorius jail term video

Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to six years' imprisonment for murdering Reeva Steenkamp.

South African prosecutors will appeal the runner's "shockingly lenient" six-year sentence for murder.

US billions for Africa

Billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft's co-founder Bill Gates delivers the 14th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture on the ...

Philanthropist Bill Gates has pledged billions to help people throughout Africa.

Salvation for Liberia's ex-lab chimps video

Lucy, an orphaned chimpanzee, wasn't expected to survive.

A Kiwi journalist encounters former laboratory chimps, left on an island to die.

Turning five with South Sudan

Madadr Tuok, 5, from Bentiu, at the Lich Primary School, Bentiu Protection of Civilians site.

On July 9 South Sudan turned five, as did thousands of children who have known only violence.

south pacific

Beach owner selling slice of Fiji video

Michael Garnham is trying to sell the largest part of a Fijian island for $28.95 million.

Michael Garnham is selling part of Fiji island, following the sale of a pristine Abel Tasman beach, as debt grows.

Kiwis find severed head

Natadola Beach, where the severed head was found.

Kiwis holidaying in Fiji come across body parts presumed to be from a missing Russian couple.

'I worry about family all the time'

Kiribati is a tiny, island nation spread across an area roughly the size of Australia.

OPINION: The effects of climate change are a massive problem plaguing the entire country of Kiribati.

15 dead after Islamist militant attack

Somali government soldiers run to take their positions during gunfire after a suicide bomb attack outside Nasahablood ...

Somalia's al Shabaab Islamist group attacked a Mogadishu hotel killing at least 15 people.

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Who was the Nice attacker?

Father, lover, jihadist - information is emerging of the many different identities of Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel.

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