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Oct 22, 2019

Canada's Right-Wing Populist, Anti-Immigrant Party Got Crushed
The People's Party of Canada failed to win a single seat in Monday's election.

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Oct 22, 2019

Boris Johnson's Brexit Plan In Tatters As Parliament Rips Up Timetable
The British prime minister had desperately wanted to steer the UK out of the European Union by Halloween.

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Oct 21, 2019

Justin Trudeau's Liberals Set To Survive Canada's Election, Projections Show
Canadians voted in one of the closest and most contentious election campaigns the country has seen in decades.

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Oct 21, 2019

Jared Kushner, Steve Mnuchin To Attend Saudi Conference A Year After Khashoggi Murder
The Treasury secretary backed out last year amid controversy surrounding the Saudi journalist's disappearance.

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Oct 21, 2019

Greta Thunberg Mural Vandalized Days After Appearing: 'This Is Oil Country'
The Canadian artist who created it is asking for the public to focus "that anger and fear into making large scale change" instead.

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Oct 21, 2019

Benjamin Netanyahu Passes Up Mandate To Form A New Government
The Israeli prime minister says he has given up and is returning the mandate back to President Reuven Rivlin.

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Oct 21, 2019

Canada Votes In Election That Could Be The End For Justin Trudeau
Polls indicate Trudeau's Liberal Party could lose to the rival Conservatives or win, but fail to get a majority of seats in Parliament.

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Oct 21, 2019

Kurds Confront Exiting U.S. Troops In Syria With Heartbreaking Signs
Kurdish civilians showed they were crushed by the betrayal of President Donald Trump's withdrawal of American forces from Syria ahead of Turkey's invasion.

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Oct 21, 2019

U.S. At 'Risk Of Losing Leadership' On Global Stage, IMF Chief Warns In Candid Interview
Christine Lagarde, IMF's outgoing chairwoman, offered financial advice to President Trump — and warned of the risks of nationalism and wall-building.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 21, 2019

It's Another Decisive Week In Brexit: What Happens Now?
Boris Johnson has been forced to ask the EU for a delay. His deal can still be passed, but the clock is ticking.

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Oct 21, 2019

Lebanon PM Hariri Agrees To Reform Package Amid Massive Nationwide Protests
Hundreds of thousands of people have been flooding the country's streets since Thursday in protest of the government's handling of a crippling economic crisis.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 20, 2019

Turkey Says Soldier Killed Amid Kurd Pullout, Cease-Fire In Syria
Both sides have accused each other of repeatedly violating the U.S.-brokered cease-fire.

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Oct 20, 2019

Qantas Completes Historic Test Of Longest Nonstop Passenger Flight
It took Flight QF7879, which connected New York to Sydney, 19 hours and 16 minutes to complete its 10,066-mile journey.

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Oct 20, 2019

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Sends Unsigned Letter To EU Seeking Brexit Delay
He also sent a contradictory note -- this one signed -- to the EU president arguing against a Brexit extension.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 19, 2019

FBI Rules Out Poisoned Alcohol In Deaths Of American Tourists
The FBI is conducting toxicology tests on three of the deceased Americans. So far, they have ruled out methanol poisoning as a cause of death.

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Oct 19, 2019

Boris Johnson Forced To Request Brexit Delay After U.K. Parliament Extends Deadline
The prime minister is now compelled to seek a three-month extension of EU membership, but he insists: "I will not negotiate a delay."

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Oct 19, 2019

UK Parliament Debates Boris Johnson's Brexit Deal In Historic Session
Lawmakers in Parliament debated whether to accept Prime Minister Boris Johnson's proposed new divorce deal with the European Union.

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Oct 18, 2019

Brexit On A Knife Edge As Boris Johnson Stakes All On 'Super Saturday' Vote
The British PM clinched a new deal, but now he needs to get it ratified in parliament, where he has no majority.

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Oct 18, 2019

International Experts Launch Probe Of Possible Chemical Attack By Turkey On Syrian Kurds
At least six Kurds, including children, reportedly suffered severe burns.

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Oct 18, 2019

Mosque Bombing In Afghanistan Kills 62 Worshipers
Militant forces set off an explosion that collapsed the eastern Afghanistan mosque's roof.

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Oct 18, 2019

Fighting Continues In Kurdish-Held Syrian Town Despite Cease-Fire
There were intermittent clashes in Ras al-Ayn but relative calm elsewhere since Thursday night, when Turkey and the U.S. agreed to a five-day cease-fire.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 17, 2019

Gun Battles Rock Mexican City After El Chapo's Son Detained
In the Mexican city of Culiacan, home to Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's Sinaloa cartel, security forces detained Ovidio Guzman.

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Oct 17, 2019

Cartel Gunmen Chase Away Security Forces, Free El Chapo's Son
Ovidio Guzman's brief apprehension triggered intense gunbattles across the city of Culiacan.

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Oct 17, 2019

Venezuela Wins Seat On U.N. Rights Council Despite Fierce U.S. Opposition
The council is responsible for protecting human rights, which Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is accused of violating.

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Oct 17, 2019

World's Largest Child Pornography Marketplace Taken Down In Global Dragnet
The 23-year-old man accused of running the site, as well as hundreds of suspected users, have been arrested, U.S., British and South Korean officials said.

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Oct 17, 2019

UK, EU Agree On Brexit Deal That Now Faces Parliament Vote
MPs set for Saturday vote on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's agreement.

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Oct 16, 2019

Canada Joins The Growing List Of Countries Where Election Misinformation Reigns
Around the world, conspiracies are traveling from fringe online communities into the mainstream political conversation.

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Oct 16, 2019

Obama Endorses Justin Trudeau Despite Black- And Brownface Scandal
The former U.S. president vouched for the Canadian prime minister in his reelection campaign, despite his history of wearing racist makeup.

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Oct 16, 2019

US Security Chief 'Heaped Pain' On Grieving Parents Of Harry Dunn
The U.K. parents, who were invited to the White House, were shocked to discover that the woman involved in the fatal crash that killed their son was in the building.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 16, 2019

Hong Kong Lawmakers Thwart Leader Carrie Lam's Annual Speech In Chaotic Scenes
Lam walked out and later delivered her address by video, as pro-democracy lawmakers held up placards showing her waving with hands colored blood-red.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 15, 2019

Hong Kong Protesters Burn LeBron James Jersey After His Comments On China
The Los Angeles Lakers forward chastised the Houston Rockets general manager and his comments supporting pro-democracy Hong Kong protesters.

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Oct 14, 2019

Typhoon Hagibis Leaves At Least 58 Dead In Japan
The storm was the worst to hit the country in decades, with some regions getting up to 3 feet of rain in just 24 hours.

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Oct 14, 2019

Typhoon Hagibis Leaves At Least 66 Dead In Japan
Hagibis was the worst storm to hit the country in decades, with some regions getting up to 3 feet of rain in just 24 hours.

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Oct 14, 2019

Father of British Teen Killed In Crash With U.S. Diplomat's Wife Recalls Finding Son
Harry Dunn described seeing his son for the last time following the crash with an American who later invoked diplomatic immunity and left the U.K.

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Oct 14, 2019

Syrian Forces Deploy Inside Kurdish-Held Territory After U.S. Retreat
The Syrian government began deploying on Monday in a major victory for President Bashar al-Assad and his principal ally Russia.

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Oct 14, 2019

Spain Finds Catalan Leaders Guilty Of Sedition In Landmark Ruling Over Independence Bid
Much is at stake, both for Spain and for its wealthiest region, in this trial over an independence drive that attracted worldwide attention.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 14, 2019

Typhoon Hagibis Leaves Thousands Of Homes Flooded, Damaged Or Without Power
As many as 36 people are dead from the storm, which caused serious damage in central and northern Japan.

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Oct 13, 2019

Hundreds Of ISIS Supporters Escape Detention As Turkey Approaches Northern Syria
Kurdish forces will work with the Syrian government to fend off Turkey's invasion, a major alliance shift after Trump ordered U.S. troops out of the area.

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Oct 13, 2019

Hundreds Of ISIS Supporters Escape As Turkish Troops Near Kurdish-Held Syrian Town
A U.S. military official said the situation across northeastern Syria was "deteriorating rapidly."

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Oct 13, 2019

Fighting In Northeastern Syria Has Already Displaced Over 130,000 People, UN Warns
Relief agencies have estimated that up to 400,000 civilians in the conflict zone may require aid and protection.

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Oct 13, 2019

Typhoon Hagibis Pummels Japan, Killing At Least 19
A major rescue operation is underway in parts of central and northern Japan following the typhoon's landfall near Tokyo on Saturday.

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Oct 13, 2019

Typhoon Hagibis Pummels Japan, Killing At Least 33
A major rescue operation is underway in parts of central and northern Japan following the typhoon's landfall near Tokyo on Saturday.

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Oct 12, 2019

Fierce Typhoon Hagibis Slams Into Tokyo, Millions Told To Evacuate
Winds ripped through buildings and tipped cars, killing at least one person.

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Oct 12, 2019

Turkey Continues Heavy Bombardment Against Syria's Kurds, Captures Key Border Town
Turkey's continued push into Syria comes days after President Donald Trump cleared the way for Turkey's air and ground offensive.

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Oct 11, 2019

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali Wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize
Ali was honored for helping to resolve the border conflict with neighboring Eritrea.

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Oct 11, 2019

Abiy Ahmed Wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize For Helping To Resolve Border Conflict With Eritrea
The Norwegian Nobel Institute also praised the "important reforms" that Ethiopia's prime minister has launched at home.

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Oct 11, 2019

Explosion Reportedly Damages Iranian Oil Tanker Off Saudi Arabia
The reported explosion comes after the U.S. alleged that in past months Iran attacked oil tankers near the Strait of Hormuz.

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Oct 11, 2019

Missiles Strike Iranian Oil Tanker Traveling Off Coast Of Saudi Arabia, Officials Say
It was the latest incident in the region amid months of heightened tensions between Tehran and the U.S.

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Oct 10, 2019

Iran Women Attend FIFA Soccer Game For First Time In Decades
Women have been banned from many sporting events in Iran since 1981, during the early years of the country's Islamic Revolution.

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Oct 10, 2019

In 2017 Catalans Voted For Independence. Now Spain's Future Hangs In The Balance Again.
Spain's top court is expected to decide any day now on the fate of the politicians and activists behind Catalonia's 2017 independence referendum.

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Oct 10, 2019

Olga Tokarczuk And Peter Handke Win Nobel Literature Prizes For 2018, 2019
Two Nobel Prizes in literature were announced after the 2018 literature award was postponed following sex abuse allegations that rocked the Swedish Academy.

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Oct 10, 2019

Ukraine President Insists There Was 'No Blackmail' In Phone Call With Trump
Volodymyr Zelenskiy said Thursday that the U.S. president had not blackmailed him during the call, which helped trigger an impeachment inquiry into Trump.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 09, 2019

Marco Rubio Asks For National Security Review Of TikTok Owner's Musical.ly Deal
The senator argued TikTok is used by the Chinese government to censor politically sensitive content.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 09, 2019

Turkey Launches Offensive Against Kurdish Fighters In Syria
The U.S., which has long been allied with the Kurds, pulled out troops from Syria, paving the way for Turkey to begin its operation.

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Oct 09, 2019

Turkey Launches Operation Into Northeast Syria, Erdogan Says
He said the offensive aimed to eliminate a "terror corridor" along the southern Turkish border.

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Oct 09, 2019

2 Dead After Gunman Opens Fire Near German Synagogue In Anti-Semitic Attack
A shooter tried to storm a packed synagogue during Yom Kippur worship services, officials said.

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Oct 09, 2019

2 Killed In Shooting Near German Synagogue
The shooting took place in the eastern German city of Halle. Police arrested one person.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 08, 2019

China: ‘No Intention Of Intervening' After Trump Push To Probe Bidens
Trump last week suggested Beijing "start an investigation" into Joe Biden and his son Hunter, who had business interests in China.

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Oct 08, 2019

Turkey Says It Won't Bow To U.S. Threat Over Its Syria Plans
Trump threatened to destroy Turkey's economy if they do anything he personally considers to be "off limits."

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Oct 08, 2019

Sweden's King Removes 5 Of His Grandchildren From Royal House
King Carl XVI Gustaf stripped the children of their royal highness status amid questions about the cost of the taxpayer-supported monarchy.

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Oct 07, 2019

Climate Activists Block Roads, March In Global Protests
The group Extinction Rebellion said the protests Monday were taking place in 60 cities worldwide in countries including Turkey, Canada, South Africa and Mexico.

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Oct 07, 2019

British PM To Contact White House If U.S. Diplomat's Wife Fails To Face Fatal Crash
Boris Johnson said Anne Sacoolas' claim of diplomatic immunity is unjustified and he will personally take action if she doesn't return.

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Oct 06, 2019

Defying Hong Kong Mask Ban, Tens Of Thousands Of Protesters Clog City's Streets
A ban on face masks took effect in the Chinese territory on Saturday; a deluge of demonstrators have since taken to the streets in opposition to the measure.

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Oct 06, 2019

Thai Judge Shoots Himself In Court After Criticizing Judicial System
Judge Khanakorn Pianchana, who shot himself in the chest on Friday, had accused his superiors of interfering with his verdicts.

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Oct 05, 2019

North Korea Breaks Off Nuclear Talks With U.S.
Officials from Pyongyang and Washington failed to come to an agreement during a meeting in Sweden.

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Oct 05, 2019

U.S. Diplomat's Wife Flees UK As Police Suspect Her In Fatal Hit-And-Run
The 19-year-old victim's mother directly appealed to American leadership, saying, "President Trump, we're a family in ruin."

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Oct 04, 2019

Prince Harry Sues The Sun And Mirror Newspapers For Alleged Phone Hacking
The new legal action comes a few days after Meghan Markle announced she is suing the Mail on Sunday for publishing a private letter she wrote to her father.

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Oct 04, 2019

Thousands Protest After Hong Kong Leader Invokes Emergency Powers To Ban Face Masks
The mask ban applies to all public gatherings, both unauthorized and those approved by police.

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Oct 04, 2019

Greta Thunberg Just Sassed Putin With Her Classic Clapback Style
The climate activist is probably one of few teens on Earth who has had both the presidents of Russia and the United States throw shade at her.

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Oct 03, 2019

Four Officers Dead At Paris Police Headquarters
An administrator at the police headquarters in Paris attacked officers with a knife before being shot to death.

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Oct 03, 2019

Knifeman Leaves Four Dead In Attack At Paris Police Headquarters
An employee who allegedly carried out the attack was shot to death, authorities said.

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Oct 03, 2019

Teen Protester Who Was Shot In The Chest By Hong Kong Police Faces Criminal Charges
Police said Tsang Chi-kin, 18, will be charged for attacking cops. Thousands have rallied in support of the teen and have called for police accountability.

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Oct 02, 2019

North Korea Tests Another Missile, Days Before New Negotiations With U.S. Begin
Tuesday's launch was the country's ninth round of weapons tests since late July.

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Oct 01, 2019

Sword-Wielding Man Attacks Finland College, Leaving 1 Dead: Report
At least 9 others were injured during the incident at the Savo Vocational College in Kuopio.

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Oct 01, 2019

North Korea Says Nuclear Talks With U.S. Will Resume On Oct. 5
Nuclear negotiations have been at a standstill since talks in February between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump broke down.

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Oct 01, 2019

Thousands Of Pro-Democracy Protesters Flood Hong Kong Streets On China's National Day
Black-clad demonstrators held multiple pro-democracy rallies in Hong Kong on Tuesday as China's Communist Party celebrated its 70th year of rule.

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Oct 01, 2019

Hong Kong Police Shoot Pro-Democracy Protester In Chest During Fierce Street Clashes
Black-clad demonstrators held multiple pro-democracy rallies in Hong Kong on Tuesday as China's Communist Party celebrated its 70th year of rule.

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Oct 01, 2019

Towering Arch Bridge In Taiwan Suddenly Collapses, Crushing Boats Below
An air force helicopter, fishing vessels and more than 60 military personnel, including divers were searching for possible victims.

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Oct 01, 2019

Towering Arch Bridge In Taiwan Suddenly Collapses, Crushing Fishing Boats Below
A search-and-rescue operation is underway, officials said. At least 10 people have been taken to hospitals so far, some with serious injuries.

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Sep 30, 2019

Peru President Dissolves Congress Amid Anti-Corruption Push
Peruvian President Vizcarra's decision came after lawmakers proceeded with holding a vote to replace almost all the members of the Constitutional Tribunal.

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Sep 30, 2019

Haiti Amps Up Protests To Demand President's Resignation Amid Economic Crisis
Thousands of demonstrators are calling for Haitian President Jovenel Moïse to leave office amid the country's corruption, fuel shortages and spiraling inflation.

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Sep 30, 2019

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Says He 'Absolutely' Did Not Order Khashoggi Murder
"This was a heinous crime," bin Salman told "60 Minutes" in a new interview. "But I take full responsibility as a leader in Saudi Arabia."

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Sep 29, 2019

Two Dead After Rollercoaster Car Jumps Rails In Mexico City
The coaster derailed at the La Feria amusement park and fell 33 feet, leaving two others injured.

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Sep 29, 2019

Clashes Intensify Between Hong Kong Police And Protesters Ahead Of China's Anniversary
As China's National Day approaches, police fired water cannon, rubber bullets and tear gas at petrol-bomb and brick-throwing protesters on Sunday.

Huffington Post World News
Sep 27, 2019

Modi's Government Wants You To Believe It's Life As Usual In Kashmir. It Isn't.
More than 50 days into a lockdown of the troubled Muslim-majority territory, Kashmiris have adopted a policy of quiet non-cooperation to protest.

Huffington Post World News
Sep 26, 2019

Former French President Jacques Chirac Dead At 86
His political career spanned four decades.

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Sep 26, 2019

Valentina Sampaio, Victoria's Secret's First Trans Model: 'This Is Only The Beginning'
The model told HuffPost Brazil that she wants to be a positive force in the fashion industry.

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Sep 26, 2019

Boris Johnson Criticized Over Confrontational Language About Brexit Opponents
Members of Parliament warned that the prime minister should be more cautious with his tone, given the 2016 killing of legislator Jo Cox.

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Sep 25, 2019

Iran President Hassan Rouhani Warns Of A Region 'On The Edge Of Collapse'
His speech at the U.N. General Assembly came shortly after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced new U.S. sanctions targeting Iran's ability to sell its oil.

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Sep 25, 2019

Teen Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Wins 'Alternative Nobel Prize'
The 16-year-old, who was nominated for the actual Nobel Prize in March, shares the 2019 Right Livelihood Award with three others.

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Sep 25, 2019

World's Ice And Oceans Under Dire Threat, Shocking UN Report Warns
Hundreds of millions of people in coastal areas would be threatened if climate change continues unabated, the UN's climate body warned.

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Sep 25, 2019

Hundreds Of Students, Police Injured In Massive Anti-Corruption Protests In Indonesia
The protests, which have at times turned violent, have seen police firing tear gas and water cannons at rock-throwing protesters.

Huffington Post World News
Sep 24, 2019

Russian Navy Boat Sunk In Walrus Attack
A walrus attacked and sunk a Russian Navy boat off a remote Arctic archipelago, officials say.

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Sep 24, 2019

Walrus Attacks, Sinks Russian Navy Vessel
Never mess with a female walrus who's protecting her cubs.

Huffington Post World News
Sep 24, 2019

Unamused Venezuelan Delegate Reads A Book During Trump's UN Speech
The delegate later blasted Trump as "xenophobic and imperialist" after he called Venezuela's president a "Cuban puppet."

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Sep 24, 2019

What Does The UK's Supreme Court Decision Mean For Boris Johnson And Brexit?
When will MPs be back in parliament? Will Boris Johnson have to resign?

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Sep 24, 2019

UK Supreme Court Rules Boris Johnson's Decision To Suspend Parliament Was Unlawful
Critics had accused Prime Minister Boris Johnson of suspending parliament to escape scrutiny in the run-up to the Oct. 31 Brexit deadline.

Huffington Post World News
Sep 23, 2019

Britain, France And Germany Blame Iran For Saudi Attack
The heads of the three countries, who met during the United Nations summit, said it was clear Iran was responsible for an attack on Saudi oil facilities earlier this month.

Huffington Post World News
Sep 23, 2019

At Least 7 Children Killed, Dozens Injured After Classroom Collapses In Kenya's Capital
The first floor of Precious Talent school in Nairobi collapsed on Monday, wounding and trapping dozens of children below, officials said.

Huffington Post World News
Sep 22, 2019

Tour Company Thomas Cook Collapses, Global Bookings Canceled
Travel bookings for its more than 600,000 global vacationers were canceled early Monday

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