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Crowds swell to bid farewell to Singapore's founder Lee ahead of funeral

Crowds swell to bid farewell to Singapore's founder Lee ahead of funeral

The waiting time to enter Singapore's Parliament House where Lee's body was laying in state was as long as 6 hours just before midday on Saturday, a rare sight in a city where public gatherings are tightly controlled
Amanda Knox acquitted of murder by Italy's top court

Amanda Knox acquitted of murder by Italy's top court

The brutal stabbing of 21-year-old Meredith Kercher, alleged sex games and multiple trials provided fodder for tabloids on both sides of the Atlantic and inspired books and films
Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been grounded

Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been grounded

French prosecutors believe Andreas Lubitz, 27, locked himself alone in the cockpit of the Germanwings Airbus A320 on Tuesday and deliberately steered it into a mountain, killing all 150 people on board
Iranian negotiator denies discussion of 2-3 page nuclear deal - IRNA

Iranian negotiator denies discussion of 2-3 page nuclear deal - IRNA

Majid Takht-Ravanchi told IRNA there been no discussion of such an accord, IRNA said
Iran, powers close in on two-three page nuclear deal; success uncertain

Iran, powers close in on two-three page nuclear deal; success uncertain

Western and Iranian officials familiar with the negotiations between Iran, the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China cautioned that they still had not agreed on the framework of a deal and key details were still being hotly negotiated