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Richard Carter

Richard Carter

    History and handshakes: Five key takeaways from the Korea summit
    History and handshakes: Five key takeaways from the Korea summit
    It was more than a decade since the last inter-Korean summit and Friday's meeting in the Demilitarised Zone that has divided the two nations since...
    New Greece prime minister still unknown as bankruptcy looms
    New Greece prime minister still unknown as bankruptcy looms
    Greek politicians were poised to begin a fourth day of talks to name a new premier on Thursday as anger grew domestically and abroad with the...
    Greece moots unity government after referendum drama
    Greece moots unity government after referendum drama
    The head of Greece's main opposition party on Saturday called for early elections in the crisis-hit country, as Prime Minister George Papandreou...
    Soccer's 'oracle' octopus dies
    Soccer's 'oracle' octopus dies
    Paul the octopus, who shot to fame during this year's Soccer World Cup for his flawless record in predicting game outcomes, has died, his aquarium...
    New 'super' ebook on the way
    New 'super' ebook on the way
    Is it a book? Is it a film? Is it a game? Or all three? Publishers and authors at the world's biggest book fair are battling to entice a new...
    Anger and questions after Love Parade tragedy
    Anger and questions after Love Parade tragedy
    Flags in the mourning German city of Duisburg flew at half mast on Monday as investigators probed allegations over lax safety measures at a techno...
    Accused Nazi death camp guard on trial
    Accused Nazi death camp guard on trial
    Medical staff brought 89-year-old John Demjanjuk into court on a stretcher on Monday to face charges that he herded tens of thousands of Jews to...
    German officials probe Twitter election 'leaks'
    German officials probe Twitter election 'leaks'
    German officials were investigating on Monday how broadly accurate results of the country's election appeared on microblogging website Twitter...
    Merkel, rivals scramble for last-minute votes
    Merkel, rivals scramble for last-minute votes
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her rivals scrambled for last-minute votes on Friday before an election that will decide the coalition that...