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2014-12-22 23:39

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2014-12-22 22:36

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2014-12-22 23:39

An emergency intervention team had been set up to help victims of a fire in Slovoville, Johannesburg, in which 400 shacks burned down, the the Gauteng MEC for human settlements has announced.

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2014-12-22 21:41

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has sought to ease tensions with the police force, calling for a suspension of protests against the use of excessive force until after the funeral of two officers killed by a lone gunman.

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Joe Cocker, whose intense, gritty voice won him wide acclaim that spanned both rock and blues, has died at age 70.

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2014-12-22 21:43

Ferrari have recruited Jock Clear, the Mercedes engineer who helped Lewis Hamilton win this year's Formula One world championship.


 
 

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