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10 December 2018 5:48 AM 'I can't breathe' were Khashoggi's final words

Jamal Khashoggi's final words were "I can't breathe," CNN said on Sunday, citing a source who has read the transcript of an audio tape of the final moments before the journalist's murder. The source told the US network the transcript made clear the killing was premeditated, and suggests several phone calls were made to give briefings on the progress 19

01 December 2018 12:01 PM A groundbreaking beauty pageant for those with albinism

A groundbreaking beauty pageant for people with albinism has encouraged confidence and inclusion for people who remain the target of sometimes deadly stigma in Africa. The first Mr. and Miss Albinism East Africa pageant on Friday night in Kenya's capital saw participants from Tanzania and Uganda as well. Elizabeth James of Tanzania says she was forced 24

26 November 2018 4:17 PM Somali extremists kill 18 for music in Islamic services

A prominent Islamic leader and at least 17 of his followers were killed by extremists on Monday for having music in their religious ceremonies in Somalia's northern city of Galkayo, say police. Two suicide bombers exploded in front of the preacher's residence, which is also a Sufi shrine, and then four gunmen stormed the building and opened fire, said Ahmed 21

23 November 2018 3:16 PM 11-year-old jumps off a bridge after two hours in school detention

An 11-year-old French schoolboy has taken his own life by jumping off a bridge near his school, after spending two hours in detention. The lifeless body of the boy, whose name hasn't been released, was found by his devastated parents in the town of Beausoleil in France. The boy had spent two hours in detention at Bellevue College after a teacher caught 30

22 November 2018 6:00 PM Latest US airstrikes in Somalia kill 6 al-Shabaab extremists

The US military on Thursday announced the latest of several deadly airstrikes this week against al-Shabaab extremists in Somalia as it targets a region well north of where the al-Qaeda-linked fighters control large parts of the country. The US Africa Command statement said two new strikes killed six fighters and destroyed a weapons cache on Wednesday 26

21 November 2018 5:16 PM Woman throws newborn baby from car, then tries to kill herself

Indonesian police say an American woman allegedly threw her two-month-old daughter from a moving car on the tourist island of Bali and then tried to kill herself by jumping from the vehicle. South Denpasar police chief Nyoman Wiarajaya said on Wednesday that officers haven't been able to question Nicole Stasio, who he said is in a severe state of depression 35

06 November 2018 4:55 PM KZN duo admit to killing teen for body parts

A man and a woman from KwaZulu-Natal have been sentenced to life imprisonment after admitting to murdering a teenager for body parts. The High Court in Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday heard how Sibusiso Phumlani Ngidi, 34, and Khanyisile Khusi, 46, killed Mxolisi Langazana, 17, in May 2017. Both accused and the victim lived in Nkothaneni, near Margate, and knew each other 22

04 November 2018 1:31 PM Nadia Nakai on going to The MTV EMAs, what she’s wearing on the red carpet and her debut album

Cape Town – Channel24 is in Bilboa, Spain for The MTV European Music Awards, taking place on Sunday, 4 November. Ahead of the big show, South African rapper Nadia Nakai sat down with us outside of the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain and told us all about coming to the MTV EMAs to be the red carpet host, what she is wearing to the big event and what’s 38

31 October 2018 4:41 PM Algerian tied to cartoonist death plot sentenced to 15 years

An al-Qaeda suspect linked to a plot to kill a Swedish cartoonist has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison. Ali Charaf Damache was sentenced in federal court in Philadelphia on Tuesday after pleading guilty in July to one count of conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists. He had been extradited from Spain last year. The 53-year-old 41

25 October 2018 7:12 PM Pentagon to send 'several hundred' troops to US-Mexico border: US official

The Pentagon is expected to deploy "several hundred" troops to the US-Mexico border, a US official told AFP on Thursday, after President Donald Trump said the military would be used to tackle a "national emergency" on the border. Speaking on condition of anonymity, the official said the troops would be used mainly to provide logistical support including 40