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Nov 13, 2019

The Climate Crisis Is A Public Health Emergency, New Report Warns
Heatwaves, drought, wildfires and infectious disease threaten to undermine decades of gains in global public health.

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Nov 13, 2019

UK Department Store Limits Access To Christmas Grotto To The Wealthy
People can visit Santa Claus at Harrods -- but for a hefty price.

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Nov 13, 2019

Venice Mayor Blames Climate Change As Italian City Inundated By Highest Tide In 50 Years
Mayor Luigi Brugnaro said he would declare a state of disaster after the city was hit by the devastating high tide, which peaked at over 6 feet on Tuesday.

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Nov 12, 2019

Bolivia Senate Leader Jeanine Añez Declares Herself President
Former President Evo Morales stepped down on Sunday at the "suggestion" of his country's military chief following several tumultuous weeks of protests.

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Nov 12, 2019

Hong Kong Readies For More Chaos As Violence Spreads Citywide
Police fired tear gas at protesters overnight, while some activists torched a vehicle, hurled petrol bombs at a police station and metro train.

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Nov 12, 2019

Turkish President Recep Erdogan Says He'll Keep Releasing ISIS Fighters Over Sanctions
Erdogan warned European leaders they should "revise their stances" toward Turkey, where scores of the militants are imprisoned.

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Nov 12, 2019

3 Taliban Figures Released In Exchange For American, Australian Professors
The two professors had been abducted three years ago while working at the American University in Kabul.

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Nov 12, 2019

Israeli Airstrike Kills Islamic Jihad Commander In Gaza
The incident threatened to unleash a fierce round of cross-border violence with Palestinian militants.

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Nov 11, 2019

Former Bolivian President Evo Morales Says He's Leaving Bolivia For Mexico
Morales stepped down Sunday following weeks of massive protests over a disputed presidential election.

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Nov 11, 2019

Australia Battles Outbreak Of Wildfires As Officials Brace For ‘Catastrophic' Conditions
"We plan for these sorts of days, but we always hope they will never come," a New South Wales fire commissioner said.

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Nov 11, 2019

What To Know About The Political Crisis In Bolivia
Socialist President Evo Morales resigned after a disputed election and calls from the military that he leave, raising more concerns about democracy in the region.

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Nov 11, 2019

British Man Who Helped Form Syria's White Helmets Found Dead In Turkey
The White Helmets, a group of local humanitarian volunteers, says it has saved thousands of lives since 2013.

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Nov 11, 2019

Bolivia In Power Void As President Resigns
Evo Morales' resignation creates a space for the military to potentially step in and assume power.

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Nov 11, 2019

Russian Professor Found With Woman's Arms In Backpack After Being Pulled From River
Oleg Sokolov reportedly confessed to the murder of former student Anastasia Yeshenko after her body was found in his St Petersburg apartment.

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Nov 11, 2019

States Of Emergency Declared Across Australia's East Coast As Deadly Fires Loom
"Catastrophic" fires have prompted New South Wales and Queensland to declare states of emergency. All residents have been warned "to be on alert."

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Nov 10, 2019

Hong Kong Police Open Fire On Protesters, Shooting One As Chaos Erupts
Video footage appeared to show police firing rounds at Hong Kong protesters, hitting at least one as demonstrations prepare to enter their sixth month.

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Nov 10, 2019

Offshoot Mormon Community Returns To U.S. After Deadly Attack In Mexico
After a massacre earlier in the week, a community that had called Mexico home since the 1950s returned to the United States.

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Nov 10, 2019

Bolivian President Agrees To Hold New Election After Damning Audit
The Organization of American States found serious irregularities in an Oct. 20 vote won by leftist leader Evo Morales.

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Nov 10, 2019

Germany Commemorates 30th Anniversary Of Berlin Wall's Fall
As the country reflects on the wall's historic toppling, German leaders have warned that democracy continues to be "challenged" -- and must be defended.

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Nov 09, 2019

Brazil's Newly Freed Former Leader Sets Up Clash With Bolsonaro's Right-Wing Government
Brazil's former leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, newly freed from jail, attacked right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro for impoverishing working Brazilians.

Huffington Post World News
Nov 09, 2019

Oh, Baby: Prince Harry Is Keen On Tips About Second Kids In Visit With Military Moms
"Harry was really quite interested in how things were with second children," reveals an Army mom after a visit from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

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Nov 08, 2019

Brazil's Former Left-Wing President 'Lula' Is Freed From Prison, Hailed By Bernie Sanders
Cheering throngs mob Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva as court rules he can remain free as he fights conviction. He poses a political threat to President Jair Bolsonaro.

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Nov 08, 2019

Hand Of Missing Tourist Found In The Stomach Of A Tiger Shark
A 44-year-old Scottish man went snorkeling off an island notorious for its shark attacks. His wife identified his body through his wedding ring.

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Nov 07, 2019

Brazil Top Court's Ruling Could Free Ex-President Da Silva
The decision appears to cover former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva and others convicted in cases arising from the sprawling "Car Wash" corruption investigation.

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Nov 07, 2019

Italian Holocaust Survivor Placed Under Police Protection After Anti-Hate Campaign
Liliana Segre, 89, who was sent to Auschwitz when she was 13, has said she receives about 200 anti-Semitic threats a day on social media.

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Nov 06, 2019

How A Conspiracy Theory About The Notre Dame Cathedral Led To A Mosque Shooting
Disinformation can bleed into the real world in violent ways. It happened in the French city of Bayonne.

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Nov 06, 2019

Australian Women's Soccer Team Will Finally Get Paid The Same As Men's Team
The team launched a campaign to pressure FIFA to provide equal prize-money at World Cups ahead of the women's tournament in France earlier this year.

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Nov 05, 2019

Tehran To Begin Injecting Uranium Gas Into Over 1,000 Centrifuges, Iranian President Says
The move is Iran's latest step away from its nuclear deal with world powers since Trump withdrew from the accord over a year ago.

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Nov 05, 2019

U.S. Mormon Family, Including Several Children, Killed By Gunmen In Mexico
At least nine members of the LeBaron family, including six children, were killed in the massacre, family members said. A probe has been launched into the murders.

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Nov 04, 2019

Anti-Corruption Protesters Block Roads In Beirut, Other Parts Of Lebanon
Demonstrators continued to demand government reform nearly a week after Saad al-Hariri resigned as prime minister.

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Nov 04, 2019

American White Supremacist Greg Johnson Arrested In Norway
He was detained before appearing at a far-right conference over fears his "hate speech" could trigger violence, an official said.

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Nov 03, 2019

Saudi Arabia Formally Starts Long-Anticipated IPO Of State-Run Oil Giant Saudi Aramco
The company's shares will be traded on Riyadh's Tadawul stock exchange.

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Nov 02, 2019

Illegal Loggers Kill Amazon Indigenous Warrior Who Guarded Forest
Loggers ambushed an indigenous group, shooting dead a young man. Amazon invasions have increased during Jair Bolsonaro's tenure as Brazil's president.

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Oct 31, 2019

ISIS Confirms Baghdadi's Death, Names Successor
The group identified the new leader as Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi.

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Oct 31, 2019

North Korea Fires 2 Missiles Into The Sea Amid Stalled Talks With U.S.
The launches followed statements of displeasure by top North Korean officials over the slow pace of nuclear negotiations.

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Oct 31, 2019

Massive Fire On Moving Train Kills 65 Passengers In Pakistan
A gas stove exploded on the train Thursday, causing the deadly blaze, officials said.

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Oct 31, 2019

Massive Fire On Moving Train Kills 71 Passengers In Pakistan
A gas stove exploded on the train Thursday, causing the deadly blaze, officials said.

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Oct 29, 2019

Mountain Gorilla Numbers Get Much-Needed Boost Thanks To ‘Extreme Conservation' Efforts
Primatologist Dian Fossey predicted the species would go extinct by 2000, but intense monitoring and care have given the great apes a second chance.

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Oct 29, 2019

UK Election Set For Dec. 12 As Parliament Backs Move To Break Brexit Deadlock
Bill passes third reading in the Commons, and now heads to the Lords, but political parties moved to an election footing as soon as the result was announced.

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Oct 29, 2019

Lebanese Prime Minister Resigns Amid Massive Anti-Corruption Protests
Saad al-Hariri stepped down after a Hezbollah-aligned group attacked protesters in Beirut.

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Oct 29, 2019

What Happens To Terror Groups When You Kill Their Leader?
Studies of leadership decapitation suggest groups like ISIS often find ways to survive.

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Oct 29, 2019

UK Set For December Election As Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Backs Snap Poll
The Labour leader backed Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plan for a Brexit election, telling his party that leaving the EU without a deal was "off the table."

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Oct 29, 2019

Protests, Looting Erupt In Chile Despite New Cabinet
Chilean President Sebastián Piñera has attempted to assure the country he has heard calls for greater equality and improved social services.

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Oct 29, 2019

Iraqi Security Forces Open Fire On Protesters In Kerbala, Killing At Least 14
More than 800 demonstrators were also wounded during the attack.

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Oct 28, 2019

Kurdish Informant Reportedly Led U.S. Military To ISIS Leader Baghdadi
Gen. Mazloum Abdi, commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces, reportedly credited a Kurdish source for providing vital information in the fatal raid.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 28, 2019

Bogota, Colombia Elects First Woman And Lesbian Mayor
Claudia López's victory in Sunday's election is being hailed as a milestone for LGBTQ and women's rights.

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Oct 28, 2019

Report: Baghdadi's Top Aide Was Key To His Capture
One of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's closest confidants gave Iraqi intelligence teams information on how the Islamic State leader evaded capture for so many years.

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Oct 28, 2019

Hong Kong Enters Recession As Street Protests Erupt In Flames
The rallying cry of Sunday's protests was to fight perceived police brutality and defend Muslims and journalists.

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Oct 28, 2019

EU Leaders Grant UK Brexit Extension Until Jan. 31
The decision comes as Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares for a general election vote in the House Commons.

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Oct 28, 2019

The Tip, The Raid, The Reveal: The Takedown Of Al-Baghdadi
The daring raid was the culmination of years of steady intelligence-gathering work — and 48 hours of hurry-up planning.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 27, 2019

What ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's Death Means
His death is a major blow, but the extremist group has survived the loss of previous leaders and military setbacks.

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Oct 27, 2019

Lebanon Protesters Form Human Chain Amid Economic Crisis
Demonstrators are furious at a sectarian ruling elite they accuse of plundering state resources for personal gain.

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Oct 27, 2019

This Indigenous Teenager Is Fighting To Save The Amazon From Brazil's Bolsonaro
Artemisa Xakriabá, 19, represents two groups most threatened by environmental destruction: indigenous tribes and young people.

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Oct 27, 2019

ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Believed Dead In U.S. Military Operation: Reports
President Trump said, without elaboration, that "something very big" had just happened. Multiple reports said the cleric had been targeted in a U.S. assault.

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Oct 27, 2019

ISIS Leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi Killed During U.S. Military Operation
President Trump confirmed the news of Baghdadi's death during a Sunday morning press conference. "He died like a dog," Trump said of the cleric.

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Oct 27, 2019

ISIS Leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi Killed During U.S. Military Operation, Trump Says
"He died like a dog," President Trump said during a news conference announcing the extremist leader's death.

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Oct 27, 2019

ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Reportedly Targeted In U.S. Military Operation
CNN, Fox News and Defense One report that the cleric is believed by the U.S. to have died in the operation.

Huffington Post World News
Oct 25, 2019

One Million Chileans Jam Capital In Protest Against Government
"All of Chile is marching here," said the mayor of Santiago.

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Oct 24, 2019

Bangladesh Sentences 16 To Death For Murder Of Teen Who Reported Sexual Assault
Nusrat Jahan refused to withdraw a complaint against her school's principal. So he had her set on fire, prosecutors say.

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Oct 24, 2019

39 People Found Dead In UK Truck Were Chinese Nationals: Police
A 25-year-old man, named in reports as Mo Robinson, is being questioned on suspicion of murder.

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Oct 23, 2019

Kmart Pulls 'Beyond Inappropriate' Children's Costume From Shelves After Petition
Australian Kmart stores removed this child bride costume after outcry from some disgusted parents. Now, other parents are petitioning to get it back.

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Oct 23, 2019

Driver Chases Spider Inside Car, Causes Horrific Crash
Luckily, only minor injuries were suffered in the smash in Derbyshire, England.

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Oct 23, 2019

Mother Acquitted For Buying Abortion Pills After Northern Ireland Law Change
"I am so thankful that the change in the law will allow other women and girls to deal with matters like this privately in their own family circle."

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Oct 23, 2019

Russia Warns Syrian Kurdish YPG Must Pull Back Or Face Turkish Army
The Kremlin also said the United States had been the closest ally of the Kurdish fighters but had now betrayed them.

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Oct 23, 2019

39 Bodies Found In Truck Container In Southeast England
A 25-year-old man from Northern Ireland has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

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Oct 23, 2019

Hong Kong Legislature Withdraws Extradition Bill That Sparked Months Of Unrest
Pulling the bill met one of the five demands made by pro-democracy protesters.

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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.

Huffington Post World News
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.

Huffington Post World News
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.

Huffington Post World News
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.

Huffington Post World News
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.

Huffington Post World News
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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