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I wouldn't hire James Bond, says real British spy chief

LONDON Despite his unrivalled record for single-handedly saving the world from disaster while seducing beautiful women along the way, James Bond would not get a job as a British spy, the head of external intelligence agency MI6 has said.

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Thailand vs Australia to go ahead, but no joy permitted

SYDNEY Australian football fans must tone down their dress and resist chanting or any "joyful activities" if they want to support the Socceroos at their World Cup qualifier with Thailand next month.

Sports, Oct 21 2016

California woman carrying human skull on stick prompts investigation

SAN FRANCISCO A woman in Sacramento, California who this week carried a human skull on a stick through the streets has prompted an investigation into the identity of the deceased and the cause of death, police said on Friday.

Oct 21 2016

Goats guests of honor at Prague rooftop reception

PRAGUE Two goats wander across the roof of Prague's famous Lucerna Palace - the first beneficiaries of a new push to open up public spaces high above the packed streets of a crowded city.

Entertainment, Oct 20 2016

Giant panda Bao Bao to leave United States for China

Bao Bao the female giant panda will leave the National Zoo in Washington, D.C. early next year and move to China under a breeding agreement, officials at the zoo said on Thursday. | Video

Environment, China Oct 20 2016

Arkansas robbery plan foiled by motorcycle buy from police officer

An Arkansas man suspected of robbing a bank and arranging ahead of time to purchase a used motorcycle for a getaway ended up behind bars after he was arrested by the person who managed the sale, a police officer in uniform, police said on Wednesday.

Oct 19 2016