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A new species of giant jellyfish washed up on an Australian beach

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Violent video games leave teens 'morally immature'

<b>Playing violent video games for long periods of time can hold back the "moral maturity" of teenagers, according to a study in Canada.</b><p>In-depth research into the behaviour of about 100 13- and 14-year-olds found over-exposure to violent games weakened empathy for others.<p>More than half were found to …

South African strike hits platinum mines

Platinum production in South Africa has stopped, with up to 100,000 workers affected by a strike at three of the world's biggest mines.<p>Workers at Impala Platinum, Anglo American Platinum and Lonmin mines embarked on an indefinite strike from early Thursday, after their demand to double the minimum …

US urges South Sudan to free last detainees

The United States has called on South Sudan to release the last four of a group of detainees held on suspicion of trying to stage a coup, a move that could clear a major sticking point in talks to end weeks of fighting.<p>The senior political figures were arrested after clashes broke out between rival …