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18 killed in Iraq after bus carrying Shiite pilgrims overturns

A bus carrying pilgrims to the Iraqi city of Karbala overturned north of Baghdad on Saturday, killing 18 people, medical officials said. Millions of believers converge on the city each year for the Shiite pilgrimage of Arbaeen, regarded as the largest annual public gathering in the world. Pilgrims come from various parts of Iraq as

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Two boys rushed to hospital after car overturns on K’Gari

Two young brothers were taken to hospital with neck injuries after the car they were in overturned on a Queensland beach. A spokesperson for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue said a family of five — two parents and three children — were believed to be traveling along the waterline on K’Gari in a four-wheel drive vehicle when

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