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08/17/2018 03:28 AM | WATCH: 'I was under the bridge when it collapsed'
Most of Luciano Goccia's truck was crushed, except for the driving seat he was in.

08/17/2018 01:32 AM | Newlywed raises R1.9 million to save his life after terminal diagnosis
A young man is desperately trying to raise R1.8 million to save his own life after receiving a diagnosed of incurable cancer.

08/17/2018 01:22 AM | Imran Khan to be sworn in as Pakistan's prime minister
Imran Khan will officially take oath on August 18, forming a cabinet and assuming control of the Pakistani government.

08/17/2018 12:59 AM | WATCH: New Jersey high school head who opened a laundry
Akbar Cook realised students were missing school out of fear of being bullied for their dirty clothes, so he found a solution.

08/17/2018 12:59 AM | UPDATE: India flood toll jumps to 324
The death toll from major floods in India's Kerala state jumped to 324, the government says.

08/17/2018 12:58 AM | Police officer uses Taser on woman, 87
A US police chief has defended the use of a Taser on an 87-year-old grandmother cutting dandelions near her home in the southern state of Georgia.

08/17/2018 12:24 AM | Mom discovered ‘dead’ baby was still alive at funeral
The mother of a seven-month-old baby declared dead at a hospital in Villanueva, Honduras, has realised her little girl was still alive during the infant’s funeral.

08/16/2018 11:24 PM | Young bride dies 24 hours after her dream wedding
A young bride with stage 4 cancer has died less than 24 hours after she fulfilled her dying wish of getting married.

08/16/2018 11:04 PM | Search for survivors as anger mounts over Italy bridge collapse
Rescue workers in Genoa toiled for a third night in the wreckage of a collapsed bridge, continuing the desperate search for people still missing after the accident, which left at least 38 people dead.

08/16/2018 10:45 PM | Celebrity plastic surgeon 'Dr. Bumbum' charged with murder
Brazilian prosecutors have filed a murder charge against celebrity plastic surgeon Denis Cesar Barros Furtado over the death of a patient after the doctor gave her injections to enlarge her buttocks.

08/16/2018 10:34 PM | GOP leaders in House back Trump's Space Force
Two House Republican leaders are backing President Donald Trump's proposed Space Force.

08/16/2018 10:34 PM | Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado
Colorado husband Christopher Watts who lamented his family's disappearance has been arrested in their deaths.

08/16/2018 10:34 PM | Mother out shopping hit by huge concrete chunk of Genoa bridge
An Italian mother has told how she was out shopping when an enormous piece of concrete from the collapsing Genoa bridge hit the store she was in, trapping her and leaving her daughter entombed beneath the rubble.

08/16/2018 10:34 PM | Report: Massive fire tornado killed California firefighter
Officials say a firefighter who died helping people evacuate a Northern California blaze was killed by a fire tornado that at one point reached a temperature of 2700 degrees Fahrenheit.

08/16/2018 09:03 PM | WATCH: More than 1 000 Google workers protest censored China search
Some Google employees are upset with the company's secretive plan to build a search engine that would comply with Chinese censorship, and a letter sent to management calls on executives to conduct a review of ethics and transparency at the company.

08/16/2018 06:41 PM | People evacuated from rooftops after Kerala floods kill 164
Rescuers shift the stranded people to 1 200 state-run camps where more than 150 000 people already have taken shelter.

08/16/2018 05:30 PM | PICS: Brussels highlights sun-splashed summer with flower carpet
Brussels is highlighting its sun-splashed summer with a Mexican-themed carpet of over half a million flowers on its historic Grand-Place

08/16/2018 04:30 PM | WATCH: Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel
A plane from China has skidded off a runway at Manila's airport while landing in a downpour and its 157 passengers and eight crew members have been evacuated safely by emergency slides.

08/16/2018 02:12 PM | New Malaysian government repeals law banning 'fake news'
Malaysia's new government has repealed a widely criticised law prohibiting "fake news", in a move hailed as a landmark moment for human rights by a group of Southeast Asian lawmakers.

08/16/2018 01:36 PM | WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today
Watch our playlist of the top 5 most talked about videos today, 17 August 2018.