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Sep 20, 2019

The Best Signs From The Climate Change Rallies Around The World
Activists are getting their messages across with some funny, angry and wittily worded placards.

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Sep 20, 2019

Justin Trudeau's Blackface Photos Force Reckoning On Canada's Global Image
The scandal has thrown Canada, and its upcoming election, into the spotlight, challenging Trudeau's famous reputation as an inclusive, progressive leader.

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Sep 19, 2019

Another Justin Trudeau Blackface Video Reported After Apology For Brownface Photo
The Canadian prime minister, currently running for re-election, has apologized for a similar image that surfaced.

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Sep 19, 2019

TEPCO Executives Found Not Guilty Of Negligence In 2011 Fukushima Meltdown
This was the only criminal trial in the nuclear disaster that has kept tens of thousands of residents away from their homes because of lingering radiation contamination.

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Sep 18, 2019

Boris Johnson Tells The Most Obvious Lie Ever
"There's no press here," the UK prime minister can be heard saying over the sound of camera shutters clicking.

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Sep 18, 2019

Justin Trudeau Wore Brownface At School Party
Time magazine published a photo of the Canadian prime minister in brownface at a 2001 party. The Liberal Party of Canada confirmed it was him.

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Sep 18, 2019

Justin Trudeau Wore Brownface At School Party: Report
The Liberal Party of Canada confirmed to Time magazine that the prime minister wore brownface at a 2001 party that was documented in a yearbook photograph.

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Sep 18, 2019

Israel's Election Sticks Netanyahu Between Indictments And Gridlocked Government
Benjamin Netanyahu failed to get a clear victory in Israel's vote. What happens now?

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Sep 18, 2019

India's Government Approves Ban On Vaping E-Cigarettes
People found vaping will face up to a year in prison and, or a fine up to $1,390.

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Sep 18, 2019

Australian Hiker Rescued After Crawling Through Woods With Broken Leg For 2 Days
Neil Parker struggled to survive after falling into a deep gully during what he expected to be a three-hour hike near Brisbane.

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Sep 18, 2019

Trump Says He Has Ordered Substantial Increase Of Iran Sanctions
The move follows weekend attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia that some U.S. officials have blamed on Iran.

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Sep 17, 2019

Israel's Netanyahu Appears To Suffer Setback In Exit Polls
Initial results showed challenger Benny Gantz's centrist Blue and White party tied or with a slight lead over Netanyahu's Likud.

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Sep 17, 2019

Majority Of Tigers Rescued From A Thai Tourist Attraction Have Died
News of the deaths comes three years after nearly 150 tigers were removed from Tiger Temple over trafficking and abuse claims.

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Sep 17, 2019

Netanyahu's Career On The Line As Israel Votes In Second Election This Year
Israeli voters will decide whether to give Benjamin Netanyahu another term in office despite a likely indictment on corruption charges.

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Sep 17, 2019

Israelis Vote In Repeat Election Centered On Netanyahu
The election will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power despite a looming indictment on corruption charges.

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Sep 17, 2019

Iran's Supreme Leader: No Talks With U.S. At Any Level
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's comments follow reports about a possible meeting between President Donald Trump and his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani.

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Sep 17, 2019

At Least 24 Dead As Suicide Bomber Targets Afghan President's Rally; Ghani Unhurt
Hours later, an explosion struck near the U.S. embassy in Kabul. The violence comes as Afghanistan faces presidential elections on Sept. 28.

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Sep 16, 2019

Edward Snowden Says He Would Return To U.S. If Guaranteed Fair Trial
The whistleblower who remains in exile in Russia wants a chance to explain himself in court.

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Sep 15, 2019

Trump: U.S. 'Locked And Loaded' For Response To Attack On Saudi Oil Sites
The announcement came as the U.S. released new evidence to support its allegation that Iran was responsible for the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil sites.

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Sep 15, 2019

Boris Johnson Mocked For Channeling The Hulk In Brexit Ramblings
The British prime minister made the bizarre comparison as he stressed his resolve to break Britain out of the European Union by October 31.

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Sep 15, 2019

Trump Approves Oil Release From Reserve After Attack On Saudi Sites
The president tweeted that he's authorized the release of strategic petroleum reserves "if needed" to stabilize energy markets after an attack on Saudi oil sites.

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Sep 15, 2019

Ex-British PM David Cameron Slams 'Liar' Boris Johnson For Backing Brexit To Boost Career
The former U.K. leader is mincing no words in his criticism of Johnson, whom he accused of choosing "Leave" to benefit his own political aspirations.

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Sep 15, 2019

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Police Ban To March Through Downtown
Thousands of protesters took to the streets again on Sunday, chanting slogans and waving U.S. and British flags.

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Sep 15, 2019

Ahead Of Do-Over Election, Embattled Netanyahu In Fight Of His Political Life
The Israeli prime minister is facing a close fight for power as the country heads to national elections for the second time in 2019.

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Sep 14, 2019

Air New Zealand Threatened With Boycott Over Plan To Trademark Logo Of Maori Phrase
"You don't get to culturally misappropriate it for profit," said an angry member of the Maori Council in a video message.

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Sep 14, 2019

At Least 11 Killed After Blaze Tears Through Hospital In Brazil
Staff were forced to wheel patients into the streets on stretchers after a fire broke out at Badim Hospital in Rio de Janeiro.

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Sep 14, 2019

Drone Attacks Spark Huge Fires At Saudi Arabia Oil Facilities
Yemen's Houthi rebels have claimed responsibility for the attacks in Buqyaq and the Khurais oil field.

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Sep 13, 2019

China To Lift Punitive Tariffs On U.S. Soybeans, Pork
President Donald Trump also delayed a planned tariff hike on Chinese imports this week in a conciliatory gesture.

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Sep 13, 2019

New Zealand Plans Further Restrictions To Gun Ownership
The bill comes six months after a gunman killed 51 people at two mosques in Christchurch.

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Sep 12, 2019

France Is Debating How To Legally Address Violence Against Women
The nation is split over whether the term "femicide" — the killing of women because they're women — should be added to the penal code.

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Sep 12, 2019

No-Deal Brexit Could Lead To Shortages Of Medicine, Food And Fuel, Government Report Says
The previously secret documents also warn of disease outbreaks, panic buying at supermarkets, and huge traffic jams if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

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Sep 12, 2019

‘Graveyard' Of Backpacks At UN Headquarters Memorializes Children Who Died In Conflict
Each of the installation's 3,758 blue backpacks represents a child who died in conflict zones last year.

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Sep 12, 2019

2,500 People Are Reported Missing In The Bahamas After Hurricane Dorian
At least 50 people were killed by the storm, and the country's prime minister said he expected that number to climb "significantly."

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Sep 11, 2019

31 Iraqi Pilgrims Die In Stampede During Holy Day: Officials
The incident took place during Ashoura commemorations, when hundreds of thousands of people converge on the city of Karbala.

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Sep 11, 2019

31 Shiite Pilgrims Die In Massive Stampede In Iraq: Officials
The incident took place during Ashoura commemorations, when hundreds of thousands of people converge on the city of Karbala.

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Sep 11, 2019

Iran To U.S. After John Bolton Exit: 'Put Warmongers Aside'
"Americans have to realize that warmongering and warmongers are not to their benefit," the Iranian president said in televised remarks.

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Sep 11, 2019

Boris Johnson's Suspension Of Parliament Was 'Unlawful,' Scottish Judges Rule
The decision is expected to now go to the UK Supreme Court next week.

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Sep 10, 2019

In Last Words, Khashoggi Asked Killers Not To Suffocate Him
"Don't cover my mouth," he told his killers, according to a Turkish newspaper. "I have asthma, don't do it. You'll suffocate me."

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Sep 10, 2019

Israel's Netanyahu Announces Plan To Annex West Bank's Jordan Valley
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's plan, which Palestinians have condemned as a war crime, was announced a week before a closely contested Israeli election.

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Sep 10, 2019

North Korea Says It Wants To Talk To U.S. Again, Then Fires More Projectiles
Talks between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump have stalled, but Pyongyang said it would be open to rekindling them this month.

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Sep 09, 2019

UK Lawmakers Deny Boris Johnson's Request For An Early Election
This is the British prime minister's sixth defeat in six days.

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Sep 09, 2019

Rare 'Micromoon' Is Gracing Us With Its Presence On Friday The 13th
Americans haven't seen a full harvest moon on the supposedly unlucky day since 2000. This one will be teeny.

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Sep 09, 2019

Boris Johnson Will Suspend UK Parliament Tonight Even If Election Bid Fails
Prime minister to prorogue parliament on Monday night after anti-no deal Brexit legislation gets royal assent.

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Sep 09, 2019

Most British Airways Flights Canceled As Pilots Begin Two-Day Pay Strike
BA has offered a pay rise of 11.5% over three years but members of the pilots association wanted a bigger share of the company's profits.

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Sep 09, 2019

Netanyahu Botches Boris Johnson's Name, Official Video Attempts To Cover It Up
The Israeli prime minister referred to his British counterpart as "Boris Yeltsin." But the blunder was conspicuously edited out of an official video of his remarks.

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Sep 09, 2019

Powerful Typhoon Faxai Batters Tokyo, Killing At Least 1
The typhoon, one of the strongest to hit the Japanese capital in years, killed at least one woman and disrupted flights and public transportation across the city.

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Sep 08, 2019

Bahamas Town Left Devastated In Wake Of Hurricane Dorian
Rescue teams were still trying to reach some Bahamian communities isolated by floodwaters and debris after the disaster that killed at least 43 people.

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Sep 08, 2019

Hong Kong Protesters Appeal To Trump To 'Liberate' City From China
Thousands of protesters -- many waving American flags and singing the Star Spangled Banner -- marched to the U.S. Consulate in Hong Kong on Sunday.

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Sep 07, 2019

Death Toll In Bahamas Rises To 43, Likely To Increase After Hurricane Dorian Destruction
Prime Minister Hubert Minnis called it an "hour of darkness" for the Bahamas.

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Sep 07, 2019

Dogs In Norway Are Dying From A Mysterious Disease
Dozens have died so far and authorities aren't sure if it is a contagious condition or just a series of individual cases.

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Sep 07, 2019

Far-Right Terror Attacks Possible 'In Coming Year,' Norway Security Agency Warns
The heightened assessment comes after Norwegian right-wing extremists expressed support for perpetrators of other attacks around the world.

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Sep 07, 2019

Iran Inching Closer To A Nuclear Weapon After U.S. Violated Deal
Iran announced it has begun using advanced centrifuges to enrich uranium.

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Sep 07, 2019

Iran Now Using Advanced Centrifuges, Inching Closer To A Nuclear Weapon
The advancement signals a further cut into the one year experts estimate Tehran would need to have enough material for a nuclear weapon.

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Sep 06, 2019

Tourist Sued By Austrian Hotel After Complaining About Nazi Portraits, Swastika
The bad online review was "defamation" of soldiers in the Nazi armed forces, the hotel owners charged.

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Sep 06, 2019

India Loses Contact With Spacecraft Attempting To Land On Moon
With the Chandrayaan-2 mission, the country was attempting to become the fourth in the world to land on the moon.

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Sep 06, 2019

Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe's First Post-Independence Leader, Dead At 95
His death comes nearly two years after he was forced to resign as president in the wake of a sudden military takeover.

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Sep 05, 2019

Hurricane Dorian Death Toll In Bahamas Rises To 30 As Aid Begins To Land
The hurricane hit Abaco on Sunday and then hovered over Grand Bahama for a day and a half.

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Sep 05, 2019

China Hacked Asian Telecoms To Spy On Uighur Travelers, Sources Say
The hacks are reportedly part of a wider cyber-espionage campaign targeting "high-value individuals" such as diplomats and foreign military personnel.

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Sep 05, 2019

Jo Johnson, Boris Johnson's Brother, Resigns From Parliament
"I've been torn between family loyalty and the national interest," the prime minister's brother wrote.

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Sep 04, 2019

MPs Reject Boris Johnson's Plan For A Snap General Election
Opposition parties want to ensure no-deal Brexit cannot happen on October 31 before backing a fresh poll.

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Sep 04, 2019

Boris Johnson Refuses To Apologize For Racist Comments On Muslim Women
The U.K. prime minister rejected an MP's demand that he apologize for a 2018 column comparing Muslim women in burkas to letterboxes and bank robbers.

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Sep 04, 2019

Hong Kong Leader Carrie Lam Set To Withdraw Widely Reviled Extradition Bill
Lam is expected to formally scrap the bill, which precipitated months of unrest in the city, according to local media and a Reuters government source.

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Sep 04, 2019

Hong Kong Leader Carrie Lam Withdraws Widely Reviled Extradition Bill
Lam formally scrapped the bill, which precipitated months of unrest in the city.

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Sep 04, 2019

Winston Churchill's Grandson Axed From Party For Defying Boris Johnson On Brexit
Veteran lawmaker Nicholas Soames was one of 21 Conservative lawmakers who defied their own party to vote against Johnson on Brexit.

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Sep 04, 2019

Defiant Hong Kong Children Drown Out Chinese Anthem With Stirring 'Les Mis' Song
"Do You Hear the People Sing?" has become an unofficial anthem of protesters in Hong Kong.

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Sep 03, 2019

Deadly Taliban Attack In Kabul Even As U.S. Deal Nears
The Taliban took credit for a car bombing in Kabul as they and the U.S. engage in peace talks meant to reduce U.S. military presence in Afghanistan.

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Sep 03, 2019

Boris Johnson's Party Loses Parliamentary Majority As MP Defects Right In Front Of Him
Phillip Lee's defection from the Conservatives to the Liberal Democrats comes ahead of a showdown vote over blocking a no-deal Brexit.

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Sep 03, 2019

A Woman Saved 97 Stray Dogs From Hurricane Dorian. They're Now Living In Her House.
Chella Phillips brought the dogs into her Nassau home as the storm lashed the Bahamas.

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Sep 03, 2019

Sikh Politician Goes Viral For Calm And Powerful Response To Anti-Muslim Attack
The Canadian legislator was applauded for his interesting response to the man's comments.

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Sep 02, 2019

German President Asks For Poland's Forgiveness On 80th Anniversary Of WWII
Frank-Walter Steinmeier joined world leaders, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, in Warsaw.

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Sep 02, 2019

Record-Setting Hurricane Dorian Batters Northern Bahamas, Leaves Trail Of Destruction
On Sunday, Dorian tied the record for the most powerful Atlantic hurricane to ever make landfall as it slammed into the Bahamas.

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Sep 02, 2019

Saudi-Led Airstrikes On Yemen Prison Kill At Least 100, Injure Dozens More
The attacks on a detention center run by Houthi rebels have been characterized as the deadliest so far this year by the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen.

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Sep 01, 2019

Hong Kong Protesters Face Off With Police At Airport After Intense Night Of Violence
Hundreds of demonstrators gathered at the Hong Kong airport on Sunday, hours after violent clashes broke out between protesters and police.

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Sep 01, 2019

How This Brazilian City Became Ground Zero For The Amazon's Deforestation Crisis
Rampant corruption, environmental indifference and a thirst for growth helped Brazil ignore a brewing crisis in Altamira.

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Sep 01, 2019

Lambasting Pompeo, North Korea Says Hopes For U.S. Talks Are 'Fading'
A senior North Korean official skewered the secretary of state on Saturday for his "thoughtless" comments and warned the U.S. to not "test" Pyongyang's patience.

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Aug 31, 2019

1 Killed, 9 Injured In Knife Attack Near Lyon, France
Police arrested a 33-year-old Afghan citizen after the attack. Officials do not believe it is terrorism-related.

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Aug 31, 2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro Vows To Stop Using Bic Pens Amid Spat With France's Macron
The Brazilian president says he's dumping the French brand in favor of one of his country's own as tensions ratchet up between the two nations.

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Aug 31, 2019

Hong Kong Protests Intensify As Demonstrations Enter 13th Straight Weekend
A march was not permitted by police, but protesters took to the streets anyway, building a wall out of barricades and setting it on fire.

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Aug 30, 2019

Taiwan Demands China Disclose Whereabouts Of Missing Citizen
Lee Meng-chu went missing after sharing photos documenting the Chinese military buildup on the Hong Kong border.

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Aug 30, 2019

Legal Bid To Block Boris Johnson's Parliament Suspension Fails
MPs and others opposed to the prime minister's Brexit strategy have said he is trying to limit their ability to stop the UK leaving the EU without a deal.

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Aug 29, 2019

The Entire Global Economy Is Complicit In The Destruction Of The Amazon
Hundreds of global corporations have promised to help limit deforestation. None of them is meeting that goal.

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Aug 29, 2019

Volcanic Cloud Surges Toward Fleeing Boat After Stromboli Eruption
Tourists narrowly escaped as the volcano on the Italian island spewed gas, rock and ash.

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Aug 28, 2019

House of Commons Speaker Says Suspending Parliament Is A 'Constitutional Outrage'
John Bercow slams prime minister's plan as no-deal Brexit fears grow.

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Aug 28, 2019

Why I Protest: Hong Kongers Speak Out
Hong Kong demonstrators explain, in their own words, why they're enraged, disappointed and afraid -- and why the protests aren't likely to have a tidy ending.

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Aug 28, 2019

Boris Johnson Wants To Suspend Parliament. Can He Be Stopped?
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been accused of trying to squash attempts to block a no-deal Brexit. Here's what it all means.

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Aug 28, 2019

Boris Johnson To Ask Queen To Suspend Parliament As No-Deal Brexit Fears Mount
The move means that parliament would have just days to use legislation to stop the UK leaving the EU with no deal on Oct. 31.

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Aug 28, 2019

Boris Johnson Wants Queen To Suspend Parliament As No-Deal Brexit Fears Mount
The move means that parliament would have just days to use legislation to stop the UK leaving the EU with no deal on Oct. 31.

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Aug 28, 2019

Queen Approves Boris Johnson's Plan To Suspend Parliament As No-Deal Brexit Fears Mount
The move means that Parliament would have just days to use legislation to stop the U.K. from leaving the EU with no deal on Oct. 31.

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Aug 28, 2019

23 Killed In Attack On Bar In Southern Mexico
Veracruz Gov. Cuitlahuac Garcia suggested that a gang dispute was involved in the attack.

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Aug 27, 2019

Brazil To Reject $20 Million Wildfire Aid From G-7 Unless France Apologizes
As the Amazon burns, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is demanding an apology from French President Emmanuel Macron for calling him a liar.

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Aug 27, 2019

Iranian President Rouhani: Trump Must First Lift Sanctions Before Talks
Donald Trump had said Monday at the G-7 that there's a "really good chance" that he and Hassan Rouhani could meet to discuss their nuclear impasse.

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Aug 27, 2019

Carrie Lam Says Hong Kong's Violence Becoming More Serious, But Government In Control
Hong Kong's Chief Executive spoke in public for the first time since demonstrations escalated on Sunday.

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Aug 26, 2019

Australia Vows To Block Websites Hosting 'Abhorrent' Extremist Content
Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a crackdown on harmful online material after 51 people were killed earlier this year at two New Zealand mosques.

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Aug 26, 2019

Indonesia Is Moving Its Capital From Sinking Jakarta To Borneo
The country's political center is literally being crushed under the weight of overpopulation and over-extraction of groundwater.

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Aug 26, 2019

Trump Again Blames Obama For Russia's Illegal Annexation Of Crimea
President Trump insisted that Vladimir Putin was ousted from the G-8 "because of Obama," ignoring that Russia violated international law.

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Aug 25, 2019

Hong Kong Police Draw Guns, Arrest 36 In Latest Protest
Protesters have taken to the semiautonomous Chinese territory's streets for more than two months.

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Aug 25, 2019

Plácido Domingo Gets Standing Ovation At Salzburg
It was the opera singer's first performance since nine women accused him of sexual harassment in a report by The Associated Press.

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Aug 24, 2019

Prince Andrew: My Relationship With Jeffrey Epstein Was A 'Mistake'
The Duke of York denied he had any knowledge of the convicted pedophile's behavior.

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Aug 24, 2019

European Council President Warns EU Will Retaliate If Donald Trump Taxes French Wine
Donald Tusk said there would be consequences if the U.S. president went through with his tariff threat against France.

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Aug 24, 2019

Bolsonaro Sends Army To Fight Amazon Fires Amid Mounting International Pressure
The military will "act strongly" to control the wildfires, Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro promised.

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