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Obama awards Medal of Freedom to 18, including Streep, Wonder

Parents of slain gay US student head to Russia

Matthew Shepard's parents head to Russia

Thai PM threatens to bar Yingluck from travelling abroad

Lebanon mourns legendary 'songbird' Sabah

Mired in crisis, Mexican president aided by discredited opposition

Adelaide fashion show aims to change views on people with disabilities

Electorate overwhelmingly back voluntary euthanasia, Vote Compass reveals

Urgent action needed to avoid Nigeria poll violence: Crisis Group

Greece fine tunes its austerity as it awaits loan

Macedonia: Minority marks Albanian independence

Canberra or Myola - a city for all Aussies

Time to act, Obama declares, taking oath 2nd time

Guatemalan indigenous designs win new respect

Palmer twerks like Miley Cyrus

Santa takes gourmet dinner to Japan nuclear evacuees

Thousands mourn victims of Egypt church wedding attack

China builds expectations of reforms at key meeting

LA mayor exits after bumpy term, looking ahead

Brazil's reluctant revolutionaries in spotlight

Judge blocks planned horse slaughter at 2 plants

Pakistan names new chief justice

Rights group: Nigeria ignores sectarian violence

A diplomatic natural, Kerry hits ground running

Putin welcomes friends to Sochi Olympics but sceptics stay away

Conservatives look to tap into anti-Washington air

A general's video sparks coup confusion in Libya

Top N.Y. lawmaker must face harassment suit against ex-assemblyman

Anti-corruption movement reels from India poll 'debacle'

Thai junta summons ousted leaders, imposes travel ban

Journalists killed in 2013 remembered at Newseum

TV ad war begins quickly in Kentucky after primary

Gaming magnate Adelson bets on himself to win Japan's casino race

Venezuelan conspiracy theories a threat to critics

Turkey to present bill soon to advance Kurdish peace process

Obesity crisis at breaking point, says 'Fed Up' filmmaker

Modi 'tsunami' forecast on India's holy Ganges

Bollywood turns political in India election season

Wounded mayor of Ukraine city flown to Israel for treatment

Russia celebrates as curtain falls on Putin's Games

Veteran WWII pilot Bill Purdy still flying Tiger Moths at 90

Democrats seek ways to limit Obamacare fallout after Florida defeat

Soviet rocker vilified for defying Moscow on Ukraine

Turkey's Kurdish community divided over the country's first presidential...

Rousseff gains momentum in tight Brazil election race

Leadership doubts overshadow Labour party before 2015 vote

Canberra Muslim woman stopped wearing hijab for fear of being attacked

Ukraine grannies outdo banks on thriving Hryvnia black market

Another disaster brings candidates to Gulf Coast

Amid turmoil, Libya holds parliament elections

Special Report - Rebekah Brooks: The tangled tale of a tabloid career

Militant urges Muslims to build Islamic state

Iraqi Kurdish president asks parliament to prepare for independence vote

Iraq crisis deepens US directly arms Kurds

Erdogan slams Israel over 'systematic genocide' of Palestinians

King makes rare appearance as Thailand enters crucial period

Exclusive: Egypt's Sisi asks for U.S. help in fighting terrorism

Failing Ukraine state plays in to Russia's hands

With Mideast talks over, Palestinians seek unity

Ex-army chief, leftist to run for Egyptian presidency

Key events in Egypt since the 2011 uprising

Major international effort seen as crucial to end South Sudan carnage

S.African mineworkers remember 2012 Marikana killings

Special report - In foreign hands, British automakers overtake France

Former Northern Irish leader Ian Paisley dies aged 88

Pope, on trip to mainly Muslim Albania, condemns Islamist militants

Campaigns commonly share policy platforms, slogans

Regulators back widening of FX fixing window to five minutes - sources

Britain's ring-fence a new hurdle for bank directors

Copts in Egypt's Delga return to broken homes