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A massive bushfire in Western Australia that killed two people continues to burn but milder conditions are helping firefighters bring it under control.
The Revenant triumphs at the Golden Globes, winning the night's most coveted prize for best dramatic film.
A group of Chinese investors have bought one of Germany's largest machinery suppliers, KraussMaffei, for €925m ($1bn; £694m).
The latest Star Wars film takes $53m (£36.5m) in ticket sales on its first weekend in China, the country's highest ever opening weekend according to the studio.