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US astronaut's Bulova Chronograph watch worn on the Moon sells for more than US$1.6 million
Mongolia brings nomad chic to New York Fashion Week debut
Asian-born talent lights up New York runway
Police at funeral for slain officer turn their backs on New York mayor
Piano from film 'Casablanca' sells at auction for US$3.4 million
Kerry raises threat of Islamic State militants with Iranian, Russian foreign ministers
British Islamist preacher Abu Hamza tells US court he ‘loves’ Osama bin Laden

British Islamist preacher Abu Hamza told his US terror trial on Thursday that he loved Osama bin Laden but refused when invited to join al-Qaeda at its inception.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

British Islamist preacher Abu Hamza told his US terror trial on Thursday that he loved Osama bin Laden but refused when invited to join al-Qaeda at its inception.

British Islamist preacher Abu Hamza tells US court he ‘loves’ Osama bin Laden
British Islamist preacher Abu Hamza managed London strip club, US court told
London’s Canary Wharf an al-Qaeda target after 9/11, US terror trial hears
 Iran urges elimination of all nuclear weapons
China backs African bid to suspend ICC Kenya case
Google shares soar past US$1,000 on strong earnings
Syria arms suppliers spreading ‘misery’, Ban says
Kerber outlasts Venus at US Open
Ferrer in last eight after seven-hour on-off epic
Stricker, Furyk, Snedeker, Johnson in Ryder Cup team
Roddick holds on, Djokovic storms into US Open
Obama holds three-point lead over Romney in new poll
US marks more low-key 9/11 anniversary
Murray looks to learn from Lendl’s rags to riches
Ahmadinejad’s cameraman seeks asylum in US
Walsh Jennings was pregnant when she won gold
Murray wins thrilling US Open, takes first Grand Slam

History-making Andy Murray ended Britain’s 76-year wait for a men’s Grand Slam champion when he beat defending champion Novak Djokovic in an epic US Open final.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

History-making Andy Murray ended Britain’s 76-year wait for a men’s Grand Slam champion when he beat defending champion Novak Djokovic in an epic US Open final.

Murray wins thrilling US Open, takes first Grand Slam
Obama, Romney swap bile for humour
UN envoy sees no quick end to Syria war
Obama hits back at Romney over 47pc remarks
Beijing denounces NYT report on Wen family wealth
Abu Hamza pleads not guilty on US terrorism charges

British radical Islamic preacher Abu Hamza pleaded not guilty in a US court to 11 terrorism charges, including conspiring to set up an al-Qaeda-style training camp on American soil. The one-eyed, handless 54-year-old appeared in Manhattan federal court without his trademark prosthetic hook that he wears on one arm and which was removed by US authorities after he was extradited from Britain last week.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

British radical Islamic preacher Abu Hamza pleaded not guilty in a US court to 11 terrorism charges, including conspiring to set up an al-Qaeda-style training camp on American soil. The one-eyed, handless 54-year-old appeared in Manhattan federal court without his trademark prosthetic hook that he wears on one arm and which was removed by US authorities after he was extradited from Britain last week.

Abu Hamza pleads not guilty on US terrorism charges
Walsh Jennings was pregnant when she won gold
New Yorkers prepare for Hurricane Sandy to strike