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Fugitive killed in NYC shootout

Fugitive killed in NYC shootout

A suspected child molester from the San Diego area who had been a fugitive for two years has been killed in a shootout in New York City that also left three law enforcement officials wounded, officials said.

Boy missing 11 days found at home

The 12-year-old boy who was found alive in his father's basement almost 11 days after he went missing had been in another location during earlier searches of the house, Detroit Police say.

'Catastrophe' averted as gunman killed

'Catastrophe' averted as gunman killed

Dennis Marx had been battling local law enforcement in court for three years before he went over the edge, authorities say, filling his rented SUV with explosives and ammunition to carry out an assault on the Forsyth County courthouse in Cumming, Georgia.

Deadly shooting at Seattle university

Deadly shooting at Seattle university

A gunman killed one student and at least three others were wounded inside a hall at Seattle Pacific University, unleashing a wave of terror as the school went into lockdown.

Survey smashes gaming stereotypes

Survey smashes gaming stereotypes

Video games aren't what they used to be - and neither are gamers.

Hong Kong on edge over future

Hong Kong on edge over future

Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents will gather at Victoria Park tomorrow, as they do every June 4, for a candlelight vigil to honour those killed in 1989 at Tiananmen Square.

Seven dead in private plane crash

Seven dead in private plane crash

Lewis Katz, co-owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Daily News and Philly.com, was one of seven people killed when a private jet crashed at a Massachusetts airfield.

Football: Superstar Ronaldo a charity champion

Football: Superstar Ronaldo a charity champion

Cristiano Ronaldo has logged dozens of assists during his long football career.

Three dead in former tennis star's home

Three dead in former tennis star's home

Three people have been found dead inside the million-dollar Florida home of former tennis player James Blake after the property went up in flames.

'Bladdergate' creates stink in China and Hong Kong

'Bladdergate' creates stink in China and Hong Kong

Of all the weighty issues about self-rule and democracy confronting China and Hong Kong, the former British colony that reverted to mainland control in 1997, who could have imagined it would come to this?

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