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Crippled Italian ship makes final approach to Seychelles


Passengers on a stricken Italian liner were due to arrive on Thursday in the Seychelles capital after using mineral water to wash and fight sweltering heat as the ship was slowly towed to port, two da

Stricken Italian liner docks in Seychelles

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A crippled Italian cruise liner with over 1,000 people onboard docked in the Seychelles on Thursday, three days after a fire disabled it in pirate-infested waters.

Passengers crowded on the decks wa

Djokovic beats Nadal to win epic Australian Open final


Defending champion Novak Djokovic battled past Rafael Nadal in an epic, five-set Australian Open final which clocked in at 5hr 53min -- the longest title match in grand slam history -- early Monday.

Australian survives six-story car-park plunge

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A woman miraculously survived on Monday after her car plunged six stories from the top of a car park in Melbourne and became wedged between two buildings.

The driver, 41, was freed 40 minutes after h

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