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    Chapecoense air crash: Leaked tape shows plane 'ran out of fuel'

    BBC | Updated at 08:40am on December 01, 2016

    The plane which crashed in Colombia killing most of a Brazilian football side had run out of fuel, according to a leaked audio recording...

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    Nearly 900 cases of hate, intimidation after Trump win

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:30am on December 01, 2016

    Nearly 900 incidents of hate and intolerance were recorded across the United States in the days following Donald Trump’s election, many by assailants apparently emboldened...

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    Cuba's allies join thousands to honor Castro in Havana

    Reuters | Updated at 09:08am on November 30, 2016

    Cuba's leftist allies and Washington's top diplomat in Havana joined a sprawling throng of Cubans at a rally on Tuesday to commemorate Fidel Castro, the...

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    75 dead as plane with Brazilian football players crashes

    Agence France-Presse . Bogota | Updated at 12:59am on November 30, 2016

    A charter plane carrying a Brazilian football team crashed in the mountains in Colombia late Monday, killing as many as 75 people, officials said. But...

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    76 dead as plane carrying Brazil's Chapecoense soccer team crashes

    Reuters | Updated at 12:14pm on November 29, 2016

    An aircraft with 81 people aboard, including a Brazilian football team, crashed in central Colombia, the country’s civil aviation association said on its website on...

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    Trump claims millions voted illegally for Clinton

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:51am on November 29, 2016

    President-elect Donald Trump made unsubstantiated claims Sunday of serious US voter fraud and said ‘millions of people’ had cast their ballots illegally, offering no evidence...

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    Cubans mourn for Castro

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 12:47am on November 28, 2016

    Flag-waving Cuban students broke into a mass chant of ‘I am Fidel’ to salute Fidel Castro as nine days of mourning began for the combative...

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    Timeline of Fidel Castro’s life

    Agence France-Presse . Havana | Updated at 12:38pm on November 26, 2016

    Key events in the life of long time Cuban leader Fidel Castro, whose death at 90 was announced on Saturday. August 13, 1926: Castro is...

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    Iconic revolutionary Fidel Castro dies

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 11:24am on November 26, 2016

    Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United States and for five decades defied US efforts...

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    Colombia government, rebels sign revised peace agreement

    Associated Press | Updated at 01:19pm on November 25, 2016

    Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos signed a revised peace agreement with the country's largest rebel movement on Thursday, making a second attempt within months to...