Liberia’s Taylor claims conspiracy in war crimes trial

Liberian warlord Charles Taylor has accused UN prosecutors of paying witnesses to testify against him as he addressed a war crimes court in The Hague.

Rebekah Brooks charged over phone hacking scandal

Rebekah Brooks has been charged with perverting the course of justice over a phone hacking scandal at one of Rupert Murdoch's newspapers.

Ugandan army captures Kony ally

One of the Lord's Resistance Army's top five rebels has been captured by Uganda, bringing the country a step closer to catching Joseph Kony.

Suspected rhino poacher killed in Kruger Park

A suspected rhino poacher has been shot dead in the Kruger National Park, while two others have been arrested for killing a mother and her calf.

Where the Wild Things Are author Maurice Sendak dies

Maurice Sendak, author and illustrator of the iconic children's book, has died at the age of 83.

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