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19 Sep 2018, 13:37 GMT+10

Trump defiant on tariffs as China strikes back

China will levy tariffs on about $60bn worth of US goods in retaliation for new US tariffs, as a trade war between Beijing and Washington showed no sign of cooling.

Thai cave rescuer sues Elon Musk for defamation

A British caver, who helped rescue 12 boys trapped in a flooded cave, sues Elon Musk for defamation, accusing the Tesla CEO of falsely calling him a pedophile and child rapist.

Suspect charged with murder of golfer Celia Barquin

A homeless man charged with killing a top amateur golfer from Spain at a course in central Iowa ordered jailed on Tuesday (September 18) on a $5m cash-only bond.

Police investigate needles found in Australian strawberries

Australian police say they're investigating dozens of reports of needles embedded in strawberries and other fruits, and warn those responsible could be jailed for 10 years.

Robot rolls down the catwalk at LFW

Is this the future of the modelling industry? London Fashion Week witnessed a robot take to the catwalk for the first time, however, Los Angeles-based designer Honee, who showcased her designs, isn't convinced that models' jobs are under threat.

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