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2015-01-26 22:31

Tens of millions of Americans from New Jersey to the Canadian border have braced themselves for a ferocious blizzard that New York's mayor warned could be one of the worst in history.


Mom on trial for killing 5-year-old son with salt

2015-01-26 22:00

A confounding and heartbreaking murder case alleging that a mother purposely poisoned her 5-year-old son with salt and documented his decline on social media has begun.


F-16 ploughs into planes at Nato base, 10 dead

2015-01-26 21:04

A Greek F-16 fighter jet has crashed into other planes on the ground during Nato training in southeastern Spain, killing at least 10 people, Spain's defence ministry says.

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Soweto violence should be treated as hate crimes - SAJBD

2015-01-26 21:13

The recent attacks on foreign shop owners in Gauteng are shameful and outrageous, the SA Jewish Board of Deputies says.

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2015-01-26 21:13

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Stormers to unleash Etzebeth

2015-01-26 21:17

Stormers and Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth is likely to be unleashed on the Cheetahs in their pre-season clash at Newlands.

South Africa

Dramat order should be enforced - foundation

2015-01-26 21:52

The Helen Suzman Foundation has applied to the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria for an enforcement order on the court's ruling regarding the suspension of Hawks head Anwa Dramat.


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