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    Hurricane Nate floods streets as it slams US Gulf Coast

    Reuters | Updated at 08:35am on October 08, 2017

    Hurricane Nate slammed into the Mississippi coast on Sunday with destructive winds and torrential rains that flooded streets and highways throughout the region as the fast-moving Category 1 storm made landfall...

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    Several hurt in car incident near London museum

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:05am on October 08, 2017

    London police said on Saturday a number of pedestrians had been injured near the city’s Natural History Museum and that a man had been detained at the scene....

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    US embassy in KSA issues warning after attack reports

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | Updated at 12:05am on October 08, 2017

    The American embassy in Saudi Arabia Saturday cautioned its citizens after reports of an attack around the royal palace in the Red Sea city of Jeddah...

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    Russian opposition calls for Putin to quit at Moscow rally

    Reuters | Updated at 07:14pm on October 07, 2017

    Supporters of jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny gathered in Moscow on Saturday, calling for President Vladimir Putin to quit and let Navalny run in...

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    US to sell $15b THAAD missile defense to Saudi Arabia

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:45am on October 07, 2017

    The US government has approved the sale to Saudi Arabia of the advanced Terminal High Altitude Area Defense missile defense system for $15 billion, the State Department said Friday...

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    Rohingya militants say ceasefire to end on October 9

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on October 08, 2017

    Rohingya militants whose attacks triggered an army crackdown in Myanmar’s Rakhine state unleashing a huge wave of refugees said Saturday their one-month ceasefire would end in two days, but added they were open to a peace deal if the government offered it....

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    Police, FBI seek public's help in finding motive behind Las Vegas massacre

    Reuters | Updated at 10:20am on October 07, 2017

    Baffled police and FBI agents, still lacking a clear motive for the Las Vegas massacre of 58 people by a lone gunman five days ago, appealed to the public on Friday to come forward with any information that might help solve the mystery...

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    Spain braces for more protests in Catalonia crisis

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:35am on October 07, 2017

    Spain braced for more protests Saturday despite tentative signs that the sides may be seeking to defuse the crisis after Madrid offered a first apology to Catalans injured by police during their outlawed independence vote...

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    Trump sends lieutenants to Pakistan with tough message

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:25am on October 07, 2017

    President Donald Trump will dispatch his top diplomatic and military advisers to Pakistan in the coming weeks, turning up the heat on a nuclear-armed ally accused of harbouring terror groups...

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    Trump undermines US birth control coverage requirement

    Reuters | Updated at 08:35am on October 07, 2017

    President Donald Trump's administration on Friday undermined requirements under the Obamacare law that employers provide insurance to cover women's birth control, keeping a campaign pledge that pleased his conservative Christian supporters...