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    Trump threatens to send military against immigrant onslaught

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 02:27am on October 20, 2018

    President Donald Trump threatened Thursday to send the military to close the US-Mexican border against an ‘onslaught’ of migrants, stepping up his anti-immigrant rhetoric ahead of congressional elections....

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    Harry, Meghan go barefoot on Bondi

    Agence France-Presse. Sydney | Updated at 02:28am on October 20, 2018

    British royals Harry and Meghan kicked off their shoes and donned tropical garlands Friday as they hit Sydney’s famed Bondi beach for the latest stop on their Australian tour....

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    50 dead as train ploughs into crowd in India

    Agence France-Presse . Amritsar | Updated at 10:24pm on October 19, 2018

    At least 50 people were killed Friday after a train plowed into revellers gathered to watch a Hindu festival in India's northern Amritsar city, police said....

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    Turkey searches Saudi consulate again

    Reuters . Istanbul | Updated at 12:11pm on October 18, 2018

    Turkish investigators searched Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul for a second time overnight looking for clues into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, and senior European ministers pulled out of an investment summit in Riyadh amid global concern over the incident....

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    May blasted back home over EU extension plan

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:53pm on October 18, 2018

    Prime minister Theresa May came under fire from all sides in Britain’s fractious political landscape on Thursday as she warmed to an EU plan in Brussels to extend the post-Brexit transition period.

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    French minister pulls out of Saudi conference over Khashoggi

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 02:38pm on October 18, 2018

    French economy minister Bruno Le Maire said Thursday he was pulling out of a major investment conference in Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of Saudi...

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    Crimea college attack kills 17

    Agence France-Presse . Simferopol | Updated at 12:18am on October 18, 2018

    At least 17 people were killed and dozens more wounded, most of them teenagers, after an attack on a college in Russian-annexed Crimea on Wednesday, with conflicting versions referring to a lone shooter and a bomb....

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    India looks to tighten sexual harassment laws

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 10:58pm on October 18, 2018

    India is considering tightening sexual harassment laws, government officials said on Thursday, after an avalanche of complaints of abuse lodged by women in recent weeks thrust the issue to the forefront of politics....