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    Hurricane Jose staying off US East Coast as Storm Maria forms

    Reuters | Updated at 12:01pm on September 17, 2017

    Hurricane Jose is expected to pass east of the North Carolina coast on Monday and remain off the US East Coast from Virginia to...

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    Palestine's Hamas ready for talks with Fatah, elections

    Reuters | Updated at 09:55am on September 17, 2017

    Palestine's Hamas group has agreed to talks with rival Fatah movement, to dissolve the Gaza administrative committee and hold general elections as a way to implement a deal to end their long-running feud, the group said in a statement on Sunday...

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    ‘Last chance’ for Suu Kyi to stop military offensive: UN

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2017

    UN secretary general Antonio Guterres has said that Myanmar de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has a ‘last chance’ to halt military offensive that has forced hundreds of thousands of ethnic minority Rohingyas to flee from Rakhine State to Bangladesh...

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    Protesters march through St Louis after policeman's acquittal

    Reuters | Updated at 09:20am on September 17, 2017

    Activists marched through two upscale shopping malls and into the streets of St Louis on Saturday, marking a second day of demonstrations against the acquittal of a white police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man...

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    US denies U-turn on climate deal

    BBC | Updated at 08:45am on September 17, 2017

    The US has insisted it will leave the Paris climate accord, despite reports that it may be softening its stance...

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    Unwanted Rohingya face threats in India, Nepal

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2017

    Detested in Myanmar, the Muslim Rohingya desperately seeking sanctuary will get a new reminder Monday of just how unloved they are in India too...

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    British police make arrest over London train attack

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 01:09am on September 17, 2017

    British police made their first arrest Saturday over the bombing of a London underground train, detaining a man at the country’s main ferry port and describing the development as significant...

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    At least 33 die in Nigeria boat capsize

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:35am on September 16, 2017

    At least 33 people drowned after an overloaded boat carrying traders from Niger capsized in northwest Nigeria, the National Emergency Management said on Friday...

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    Protesters fill St Louis streets after ex-cop acquitted of murdering black man

    Reuters | Updated at 10:45am on September 16, 2017

    Hundreds of protesters poured into St Louis streets on Friday, and some briefly scuffled with police, after a Missouri judge acquitted a former white police officer of murder in the 2011 fatal shooting of a black man suspected of dealing drugs...

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    North Korea says seeking military ‘equilibrium’ with US

    Reuters | Updated at 09:05am on September 16, 2017

    North Korea said on Saturday it aims to reach an ‘equilibrium’ of military force with the United States, which earlier signalled its patience for diplomacy is wearing thin after Pyongyang fired a missile over Japan for the second time in under a month...