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    No explosive found at CNN office

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:01pm on December 07, 2018

    CNN’s New York offices were evacuated on Thursday night after a bomb threat, but no explosive was found and police later gave the all clear,...

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    Bush to be buried after 4-day tribute

    Agence France-Presse . Houston | Updated at 12:00am on December 07, 2018

    George HW Bush was to be laid to rest Thursday, concluding a four-day tribute to the 41st president that saw America briefly set aside its...

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    UN chief still a ‘believer’ despite US swipe

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on December 07, 2018

    UN secretary general Antonio Guterres remains a ‘believer’ in the United Nations despite US criticism that the world body had lost sight of its founding...

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    Biden says he’s ‘most qualified’ to be US president

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:04am on December 06, 2018

    Former US vice president Joe Biden has stoked speculation he may run for the White House in 2020 by saying he believes he is the...

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    Top US senators blame Saudi prince for Khashoggi death

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 11:06am on December 05, 2018

    Senior US senators said on Tuesday they were more certain than ever that Saudi Arabia's crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, was responsible for the killing...

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    Michelle on book tour encourages girls at London school

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2018

    Michelle Obama on Monday returned to a London school she had visited as US first lady encouraging students to ‘practice sisterhood’ as she presented a...

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    Migrants from caravan breach US border

    Reuters . Tijuana, Mexico | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2018

    Central American migrants stuck on the threshold of the United States in Mexico breached the border fence on Monday, risking almost certain detention by US...

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    Mourners line up to honor Bush at Capitol

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 08:56pm on December 04, 2018

    The historic and ornate US Capitol Rotunda hosted mourners on Tuesday paying respects to the 41st US president, George HW Bush, who died last week...

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    Six police killed in Mexican state ravaged by gang violence

    Reuters . Mexico City | Updated at 01:00pm on December 04, 2018

    Six Mexican police were shot dead on Monday in the western state of Jalisco, authorities said, in one of the bloodiest attacks on security forces...

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    CIA chief to brief lawmakers on Khashoggi murder: senator

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:24am on December 04, 2018

    CIA director Gina Haspel has agreed to brief a ‘small group’ of US lawmakers about the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the chair of...