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Gaddafi unburied as Libyans face test of new era

As Muammar Gaddafi lay unburied, Libya's outgoing premier said the coming days posed a crucial test of resolve for the new men of power.

South Africa urges peace in Gaddafi-free Libya

Following Gaddafi's death, SA has urged Libya to seek "all inclusive" peace in the country, which its prime minister says is now ready to be reborn.

Gaddafi killed as Libya’s revolt takes hometown

Hours after deposed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was killed in Sirte, Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril vowed to "start a new Libya".

Muammar Gaddafi killed after dawn blitz on Sirte

Deposed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has been killed during an NTC raid on his hometown of Sirte, sparking wild celebrations across the country.

NTC captures Gaddafi hometown landmarks

Libyan transitional government forces say they have captured the university and a conference centre in Muammar Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte.

Pro-Gaddafi snipers stall attack on hometown

NTC have forces swept into Sirte in one of the biggest assaults yet on Muammar Gaddafi's hometown but have been stopped by diehard loyalists.

Suspect in Tucson shooting spree pleads not guilty

Tucson shooting suspect Jared Lee Loughner pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of attempting to assassinate US Representative Gabrielle Giffords.

Business brisk at Tucson gun show a week after rampage

Thousands of shoppers browsed for guns at a trade show in Tucson on Saturday, a week after a shooting rampage that killed six people.

US charges ‘troubled’ man with Arizona shootings

The US government on Sunday charged a 22-year-old man with attempted assassination in the Arizona shooting rampage.

US congresswoman battles for life

US Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was battling for her life on Sunday after an assailant shot her in the head and killed six others.

Gunman wounds US congresswoman, kills six

A gunman shot a US congresswoman in the head, seriously wounding her, and killed six others in a shooting rampage at a public meeting on Saturday.

Rockets, attacks strike as Afghan poll opens

A string of attacks hit Afghanistan's parliamentary election on Saturday, after the Taliban vowed to disrupt the poll.

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