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    ‘IT’ stays atop North America box office

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2019

    Horror film ‘IT Chapter Two’ stayed atop the North American box office at the weekend, but the buzzy new Jennifer Lopez movie ‘Hustlers’ notched a...

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    Imperialism in a coffee cup

    John Smith | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    MAINSTREAM politics in Europe and North America is increasingly divided into two hostile camps: on one side are conservative reactionaries who glorify imperialism and wish...

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    2b people lack access to healthy food: UN

    Reuters . Rome | Updated at 12:00am on July 16, 2019

    More than 2 billion people lack access to healthy food, putting them at risk of health problems — and many of them live in North...

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    Three killed in California shooting

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on January 06, 2019

    Police in California on Saturday said three people were killed and four were injured in a shooting at a bowling alley near Los Angeles....

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    A perfect storm in the making for 17 years

    Deepa Iyer | Updated at 12:00am on September 13, 2018

    AS AMERICANS mark the 17th anniversary of the September 11 attacks this week, we will reflect on where we were on that horrible day,....

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    ‘Oddball’ among 12 new moons discovered around Jupiter

    Agence France-Presse . Tampa | Updated at 12:05am on July 18, 2018

    A dozen new moons have been discovered around Jupiter, bringing its total number of known moons to 79, the most of any planet in our...

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    As facial recognition use grows, so do privacy fears

    Agence france-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on July 09, 2018

    The unique features of your face can allow you to unlock your new iPhone, access your bank account or even ‘smile to pay’ for some...

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    US government reunites 522 children removed under 'zero tolerance'

    Reuters | Updated at 10:41am on June 24, 2018

    The US Homeland Security Department said late Saturday the government has reunited 522 children separated from adults as part of a ‘Zero Tolerance’ initiative and...

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    North Korea 'already starting' denuclearisation: Trump

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:32am on June 22, 2018

    North Korea has already begun its denuclearisation, US president Donald Trump said Thursday, after many observers greeted with skepticism the results of his historic meeting...

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    Trump orders halt to family separations

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on June 22, 2018

    President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of migrant children from their parents on the US border Wednesday, reversing a tough policy under...