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The estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was killed with a highly toxic chemical weapon known as VX nerve agent.
The Vietnamese woman suspected of helping to kill the North Korean leader's half-brother was a keen singer.
Five people were killed on Tuesday when a small plane crashed in to the roof of a shopping mall outside Melbourne, Australia.
The autopsy results for Kim Jong Un's half-brother, who was suspected to have been murdered in Malaysia, could be released as early as Wednesday as tensions rise between Kuala Lumpur and Pyongyang.
Malaysia's foreign ministry summoned North Korea's ambassador over allegations he made over its handling of the murder of Kim Jong Nam.
A Malaysian man believed to be the boyfriend of the second suspect, was held on Wednesday night.
Masaya Nakamura, the "Father of Pac-Man" who founded the Japanese video game company behind the hit game, has died.
Six people were killed and eight others were injured after gunmen opened fire at a Quebec City mosque Sunday night.
Six people were killed and eight injured after gunmen opened fire in a Quebec City mosque during evening prayers.
The actress, who won seven Emmy awards over the years, was in the company of her husband and friends when she died.
Television legend Mary Tyler Moore passes away, CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports.
Yordano Ventura and Andy Marte died in two different traffic accidents, authorities in the Dominican Republic told the Associated Press.
Thirteen automakers are now recalling more than 652,000 vehicles in the U.S.
Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon, has died at age 82.
A Turkish cargo jet crashed near Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport on Monday, killing at least 30 people.
Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani's death is a blow to reformists deprived now of their most influential supporter in the Islamic establishment.
A prison riot has left at least 56 dead, in the bloodiest violence in more than two decades in Brazil's overcrowded penitentiary system.
A day after the death of her daughter Carrie Fisher, Ms. Reynolds suffered a stroke and died. The actress was 84.
"She's gone to be with Carrie," Todd Fisher says of the death of his mother, Debbie Reynolds. NBC News reports.
The movie studio must now contend with how to proceed with the "Star Wars" franchise without Carrie Fisher's iconic character, Princess Leia.