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Mother and baby among five killed as Florence hits US east coast

Mother and baby among five killed as Florence hits US east coastAt least five people have died, including a mother and her baby, as Hurricane Florence battered the southeastern coast of the US.

‘$100k reward’ to catch strawberry saboteurs

‘$100k reward’ to catch strawberry saboteursA $100,000 (£55,000) reward has reportedly been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Australia’s strawberry spikers, amid fears up to six brands may have been contaminated with needles and pins.

Huge haul of stolen Hollywood film equipment found

Huge haul of stolen Hollywood film equipment foundA huge haul of film making equipment, apparently stolen from Hollywood producers, has been recovered in Argentina.

England cricketer: I was called Osama by Oz player

England cricketer: I was called Osama by Oz playerMoeen Ali’s allegation that the England all-rounder was called “Osama” by an Australian player during the 2015 Ashes will be investigated by Cricket Australia.

Idlib’s residents protest amid lull in airstrikes

Idlib’s residents protest amid lull in airstrikesTurkey and Russia’s disagreement over how to tackle Idlib has led to a lull in airstrikes in the Syrian rebel stronghold as protests continue in the region.

Philippines lashed by winds of more than 100mph

Philippines lashed by winds of more than 100mphSustained winds of more than 100mph have caused landslides, ripped off roofs and brought down trees in the Philippines as Typhoon Mangkhut pummeled northern areas of the country.

Oz PM puts hands up over explicit song use

Oz PM puts hands up over explicit song useAustralia’s prime minister has apologised for posting a video on social media featuring a hip-hop song which has explicit and sexually charged lyrics.

Next financial crisis ‘has begun and will be worse than 2008’

Next financial crisis ‘has begun and will be worse than 2008’The beginnings of another financial crisis are already in motion – and it will be worse than the global meltdown of 2008.

‘Dutch kicked out Russia spies for novichok lab hack’

‘Dutch kicked out Russia spies for novichok lab hack’Two “Russian spies” arrested in the Netherlands were reportedly plotting to hack a Swiss lab investigating the Salisbury poisoning.

Ex-Trump campaign boss reaches plea deal

Ex-Trump campaign boss reaches plea dealDonald Trump’s former campaign chief has reached a plea deal with Special Counsel Robert Mueller.