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19 perish in Japan knife attack on mental home

Nineteen residents have been killed in a knife attack at a care centre for people with mental disabilities in Japan.

Such attacks are extremely rare in Japan - the incident in Sagamihara, west of Tokyo, is the worst mass killing in decades.

Sanders urges calm but supporters peeved with Clinton

Bernie Sanders has urged Democrats to put Hillary Clinton in the White House, in a speech to the party convention.

The Vermont senator received a three-minute standing ovation when he took the stage in Philadelphia.

Over 150 dead in floods in China

Over 150 people have been reported dead after floods and landslides swept through the north and central China with scores missing and hundreds of thousands displaced.

Hillary Clinton names Tim Kaine as running mate

U.S presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton has finally settled for 58-year-old senator Tim Kaine as her running mate after Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Senator Cory Booker failed to make her final cut list.

5 associates of Nice attacker charged with terror offences

Five suspects have appeared in court in France charged with terror offences in relation to the Nice truck attack.

The four men and one woman, aged between 22 and 40, are accused of helping driver Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel prepare the terror attack.