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Tanzania: Minister Wants Arrest of Tour Operator Who Swindled Canadian Tourists

[Daily News] Arusha -MINISTER for Natural Resources and Tourism Professor Jumanne Maghembe has ordered the immediate arrest of a tour company proprietor over allegedly conning...

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Ischia earthquake: Race to reach brothers after baby rescued

At least two women have died after the major tremor on Ischia, the Italian holiday island off Naples...

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Tanzania: Govt, EU Deal To Boost Sunflower Oil Production

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania is on an ambitious mission of becoming an industrial economy by 2025 and edible oil production is among the key areas that need a fresh impet...

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Botswana: Khama Stands Up to China Over Dalai Lama

[This is Africa] Botswana President Ian Khama's response to China's intimidation has sparked a row between the two countries. The Dalai Lama was set...

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Bear bites man in China 'tiger death' wildlife park

The man rolled down his car window at the drive-through park to feed bears despite warnings...

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Kenya: Woman Killed By Her Facebook Date - Police

[Nation] Police are holding a suspect linked to the murder of a 26-year-old woman he met on Facebook...

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News24.com | Danish police find torso of woman after submarine sinking

Danish police have found the torso of woman in the Baltic Sea after the owner of a home-built submarine said the missing female journalist died on-board in an accident...

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Baby pulled alive from rubble after deadly Italian earthquake

A baby was rescued from the ruins of a house after an earthquake hit the Italian island of Ischia in the Gulf of Naples, according to a statement from the Department of Civil...

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Mayweather v McGregor: Breaking down the fight styles

MMA coach Joe 'Silk' Cummins and boxing coach Richie Woodhall stake their claims for their respective styles in the upcoming fight between Conor McGr...

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Zimbabwe: White Farmers in Fresh International Legal Bid Against Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] DISPOSSESSED white commercial farmers have launched a new international legal initiative against President Robert Mugabe and his government "to see...

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US Navy to launch fleet-wide probe as search for 10 missing sailors continues

The collision tore a hole in the warship’s port side at the waterline, flooding compartments that included a crew sleeping area...

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Wheels24.co.za | WATCH: How did he not see that!? Scooter riders plunges into huge sinkhole

CCTV footage captured the moments a man on a scooter drives directly into a sinkhole after reportedly checking his phone right before the incident...

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Cameroon: Logging Companies 'Destroy' Habitat of Baka People

[Deutsche Welle] Foreign logging companies have allegedly destroyed a vast area of rainforest in Cameroon. One result is that Baka children are losing out on schooling...

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South Africa: A Slow Burn - How Violence and Trauma Meet in a Single, Deadly Circle

[Bhekisisa] Fikile Mbabalula, Bathabile Dlamini, Mduduzi Manana. Until today, they served in one cabinet in a country where two ends of a vicious circle meet...

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Triple talaq: India court bans Islamic instant divorce

The ruling on "triple talaq" is seen as a major victory for women's rights in India...

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Somalia: 'Al-Shabaab' Confirm Killing of Official in U.S. Airstrike

[East African] The Somali militant group Al-Shabaab has confirmed the killing of its senior operative Sheikh Ali Mohamed Hussein alias Ali Jabal, in a US air strike...

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Ghana: Drug Resistant Tuberculosis a Major Concern in Ghana

[Deutsche Welle] Ghanaian experts are concerned about the rising number of tuberculosis. The Ghana Health Service said 14,632 people were diagnosed with TB and put on treatmen...

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South Africa: Five-Year-Old Leads Police to Her Alleged Rapist

[News24Wire] The five-year-old girl who was allegedly raped on Sunday, led police to her 49-year-old alleged rapist, the South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) said...

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Africa: Internet Speeds, Volumes Up but Bar Just Keeps Getting Higher

[Balancing Act] London -Recent data shows African Internet speeds that would have been unthinkable ten years ago. But with the arrival of video content, the bar for the speeds...

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West Africa: Morocco's Controversial Plan to Strengthen Ties With West Africa

[Deutsche Welle] Morocco is launching a charm offensive as the kingdom seeks to expand its influence in West Africa by joining the economic union ECOWAS. But Nigeria is reluct...

All Africa
South Africa: Regulatory Body to Look At Gender-Based Violence in Media

[News24Wire] The Film and Publication Board (FPB) plans to review its current classification guidelines, and look specifically at how the media affects gender-based violence,...

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News24.com | Anger over rally violence boils over in Charlottesville

Anger has boiled over at the first Charlottesville City Council meeting since a white nationalist rally in the city descended into violent chaos...

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Uganda: Speaker Accuses Education Officials of Sabotaging Government Projects

[Monitor] Kamuli -The Speaker of Parliament, Ms Rebecca Kadaga, last Thursday accused officials and bureaucrats of sabotaging government programmes, restraining service delive...

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Uganda: 14 Muslim Clerics Acquitted of Murdering Sheikhs

[Monitor] The High Court on Monday acquitted the 14 Muslims of charges of murdering Sheikhs Mustafa Bahiga and Ibrahim Hassan Kirya and other Muslim leaders, about three years...

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eNCA | Divers searching warship's flooded compartments for 10 missing sailors

US Navy and Marine Corps divers will access sealed compartments located in damaged parts of the ship...

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Kenya: Governors Stir Kenyatta Succession Debate

[Nation] Debate on the succession of President Uhuru Kenyatta in 2022 Monday played out in inauguration ceremonies of Nakuru governor Lee Kinyanjui and his Narok counterpart S...

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Italian quake on Ischia kills two women

Rescuers on Ischia work to save two children from the rubble on Ischia...

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eNCA | India's top court rules controversial Muslim divorce law unconstitutional

The law allows Muslim men to divorce their wives simply by uttering the word "talaq" three times...

eNCA World
Trump rules out Afghan troops withdrawal

The president indicates he'll send more US troops to a conflict he once called "a complete waste"...

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News24.com | 4 Spain attacks suspects to go before judge, 8 others killed

Four suspects detained during the investigation into the deadly Catalonia attacks will appear before a judge after the eight other members of the jihadist terror cell were kil...

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eNCA | Barcelona Van attack driver shot dead after five-day manhunt

Police believe Younes Abouyaaqoub was the driver of a van which careered down the Las Ramblas avenue on Thursday, killing 13 and injuring more than 100 others...

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Nigeria: Top Nigerian University Expels 17 Students

[Premium Times] The Senate of the Bayero University, Kano, has approved the expulsion of 17 students due to irregularities discovered in their entry qualifications...

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Traveller24.com | WATCH: Magnificent solar eclipse of 2017, 1st in US since 1979

The Solar Eclipse was quite a spectacle over most of the US, take a look...

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Australian zoo welcomes rare white koala

The joey does not have albinism and would struggle to survive in the wild, experts say...

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News24.com | Parents die, kids hospitalised after family falls off cliff

A family hike in a western New York gorge has turned tragic when a mother and father died after falling off a cliff and their 4-year-old son was seriously injured...

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Indian court rules against instant divorce

India's top court has ruled the controversial practice of instant divorce in Islam unconstitutional...

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India court rules against instant divorce

India's top court has ruled the controversial Muslim practice of instant divorce unconstitutional...

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Nigeria: 'Buhari Will Travel for Treatment Again If ... ' - Presidency

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari arriving Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja on Saturday (19/8/2017) 04387/19/8/2017/Callistus Ewelike/NAN...

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Nigeria: I Never Said I Will Commit Suicide If Buhari Returns Alive - Fayose

[Premium Times] The Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, has denied ever saying he would commit suicide if President Muhammadu Buhari returned to Nigeria arrive...

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India court suspends instant divorce

India's top court suspends instant Islamic divorces for six months, but says parliament must legislate...

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Nigeria: State Positioned for International Oil, Gas Dominance Despite Challenges

[Guardian] By embracing a digital revolution in its oil and gas facilities, Nigeria could propel itself from the shadows of persistent underperformance to become a global ener...

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Nigeria: Nigeria Positioned for International Oil, Gas Dominance Despite Challenges

[Guardian] By embracing a digital revolution in its oil and gas facilities, Nigeria could propel itself from the shadows of persistent underperformance to become a global ener...

All Africa
Nigeria: Nigeria Joins 71 Countries to Combat Tax Evasion

[Leadership] Lagos -Nigeria has joined 71 other countries to combat tax evasion as the Federal Inland Revenue Service has signed two major multilateral instruments...

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Nigeria: Govt Gives Wealthy Tax Evaders 90 Days to Declare Assets

[This Day] The federal government Monday said it had given tax evading wealthy Nigerians and corporate bodies 90 days to declare their taxable income and pay appropriate taxes...

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Nigeria: Govt Joins 71 Countries to Combat Tax Evasion

[Leadership] Lagos -Nigeria has joined 71 other countries to combat tax evasion as the Federal Inland Revenue Service has signed two major multilateral instruments...

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Angola: President Decrees Election Day a Public Holiday

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State José Eduardo dos Santos announced Monday a day off for Wednesday, August 23, ahead of the fourth general elections in Angola, under the...

All Africa
South Africa: Ramaphosa Deserves to Be President - ANC Region

[News24Wire] The ANC KwaZulu-Natal Lower South Coast region is backing Cyril Ramaphosa to succeed President Jacob Zuma at the party's elective conference in Decem...

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Trump clears way for troop increase in Afghan as part of retooled strategy

Donald Trump expanded the US military’s authority for American armed forces to target militant and criminal networks...

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Kenya: Opposition Plays Down Lateness in Filing Court Papers

[Nation] Four documents in Nasa leader Raila Odinga's petition challenging the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta were filed after the deadline, according to...

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Quake hits Italian island, one dead, 25 injured

Television images showed that about six buildings in the town of Casamicciola as well as a church collapsed in the quake, which hit at 8:57 pm...

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Kenya: Former Foreign Minister's Widow Christabel Ouko Dies in Road Crash

[Nation] The widow of former Foreign Affairs Minister Robert Ouko has died in road crash in Kisumu County...

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Kenya: Former Foreign Minister's Widow Dies in Road Crash

[Nation] The widow of former Foreign Affairs Minister Robert Ouko has died in road crash in Kisumu County...

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Congo Republic president reappoints PM after resignation

Mouamba, who resigned last week, is now charged with forming a new government, the statement said...

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Nigeria’s Buhari warns off separatists, takes back control after treatment

Buhari said he had been troubled by social media posts calling for splits in a country made up of a mostly Muslim north and a Christian south...

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News24.com | Trump backs off Afghan withdrawal, lambasts Pakistan

US President Donald Trump has cleared the way for the deployment of thousands more US troops to Afghanistan, backtracking from his promise to swiftly end America'...

News 24 World
South Africa: Three Arrested for After School Violence Surfaces on Video

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal police have arrested three pupils after two videos of school boys fighting with weapons emerged on social media on Monday...

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South Africa: Three Arrested After School Violence Surfaces on Video

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal police have arrested three pupils after two videos of school boys fighting with weapons emerged on social media on Monday...

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News24.com | Thousands demand end to killings in Duterte's drug war

Thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets of the Philippine capital of Manila to denounce President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, as they marked the...

News 24 World
James Dresnok: Sons confirm death of US defector to N Korea

James Dresnok was believed to be the last living US soldier to defect, crossing the DMZ in 1962...

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Trump vows 'fight to win' in Afghanistan

A hasty US withdrawal from Afghanistan would leave a vacuum for terrorists, the president said...

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Trump vows "fight to win" in Afghanistan

A hasty US withdrawal from Afghanistan would leave a vacuum for terrorists, the president said...

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Trump pledges support for Afghanistan

A hasty US withdrawal from Afghanistan would leave a vacuum for terrorists, the president said...

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Melbourne terror charges: Men face court over mosque fires

The men set a mosque ablaze after being inspired by so-called Islamic State, police allege...

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Chasing the moon's shadow, 40,000ft up

BBC correspondent James Cook views the total eclipse from 40,000ft above the Pacific Ocean...

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Italian earthquake kills 1, traps 7

One person was killed and rescuers were trying to reach seven people buried under rubble after an earthquake hit the Italian island of Ischia, a police official told CNN late...

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eNCA | Quake hits Italian island, one dead, 25 injured

The television reports said the buildings that collapsed appeared to have been inhabited and about 10 people were still unaccounted for...

eNCA World
Libya crisis: Benghazi shootings video mars 'victory'

Just weeks after the Libyan city was declared liberated from Islamists, footage shows more bloodshed...

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Can these super-crops feed Africa?

Africa's population is set to boom over the next few decades - reaching 2.5 billion people by 2050. Scientists in Kenya are trying to find ways of growing enough...

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Angola to vote to replace long-serving President Dos Santos

Angolans go to the polls on Wednesday as President Dos Santos steps down after 38 years in power...

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The Battle of Hill 70: Canada's forgotten World War One victory

A new monument will commemorate the first time a Canadian commander led Canadian troops in WW1...

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Pound coin gag scoops best Edinburgh Fringe joke award

The one-liner by comic Ken Cheng wins the tenth annual award for Dave's Funniest Joke Of The Fringe...

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eNCA | UPDATE: Trump sending 4,000 more troops to Afghanistan

The report comes before Trump addresses the nation on his strategy for Afghanistan at 9:00 p.m. EDT Monday (0100 GMT on Tuesday)...

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Are Turkey’s schools dropping evolution and teaching jihad?

From next month Turkish schools have a new curriculum and it is dividing parents...

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What happened when teens from Kashmir and Delhi became pen pals

The BBC's Divya Arya asked two teenagers, Duaa from Srinagar and Saumya in Delhi, to become pen pals...

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'We should give back art looted by the Nazis'

Food firm Dr Oetker, says others should follow it and give back art they own that was looted by the Nazis from Jewish owners...

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Earthquake on Ischia leaves at least one dead and 25 injured

An earthquake on Ischia leaves at least one person dead, with reports of others trapped and injured...

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How your digital self could 'live' on after you die

Start-ups are beginning to swoop in on the death and funerals sector to shake up a staid industry...

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Eniola Aluko: Kick It Out wants new FA inquiry into England striker's claims

Anti-racism campaign group Kick It Out calls on the FA to carry out a new review of Eniola Aluko's claims against England boss Mark Sampson...

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eNCA | Trump to approve modest troop increase for Afghanistan

With Taliban insurgent forces no nearer to defeat, the most likely outcome is that Trump will agree to sending more U.S. forces as recommended by his senior advisers...

eNCA World
Solar eclipse: The day the US went dark

Watch the high (and low) lights of the total solar eclipse, as witnessed by millions...

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Men in South Africa court on cannibalism charges

Arrests are made after a KwaZulu-Natal man complained to police he was "tired" of eating human flesh...

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Premier League: Is time-wasting leaving fans short-changed?

A 90-minute match on Saturday contained only 47 minutes and 40 seconds of actual football - so are fans being left short-changed?...

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Australian terror plan to hide plane bomb in Barbie revealed

Details emerge of plans to hide bombs inside a doll and a meat grinder on an Australian flight...

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Wayne Rooney: After his 200th Premier League goal, watch three of his first Everton strikes

Watch three of Wayne Rooney's early strikes for Everton after he netted his 200th Premier League goal v Man City...

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News24.com | Barcelona fugitive had knives, wore fake bomb belt

Authorities say the lone fugitive from the Spanish cell that killed 15 people in and near Barcelona has been shot to death in a vineyard just outside the city he terrorised...

News 24 World
How to stop 'doctor brides' from dropping out in Pakistan

Many female doctors in Pakistan drop out when they start a family. There's a new scheme to help them continue in practice by doing online video clinics on their l...

BBC News
Johnson & Johnson faces $417m payout in latest talc case

The payout - to a woman who developed ovarian cancer - is the largest award so far against the firm...

BBC News
Chile abortion: Court approves easing total ban

News of the judges' ruling by 6-4 led to celebrations among left-of centre parties in Santiago...

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Trump to unveil Afghanistan war strategy

The US president is expected to outline a more aggressive US counter-terrorism policy in the region...

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Kim Wall: Torso found amid search for submarine journalist

Police say it is too early to say if it belongs to missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall...

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Manchester City 1-1 Everton

Raheem Sterling salvages a point for 10-man Manchester City as Everton are denied victory after Wayne Rooney scores his 200th Premier League goal...

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News24.com | Barcelona fugitive shot dead had knives, wore fake bomb belt

Authorities say the lone fugitive from the Spanish cell that killed 15 people in and near Barcelona has been shot to death in a vineyard just outside the city he terrorised...

News 24 World
Johnson & Johnson face $420m payout in latest talc case

Payout for talc user who developed ovarian cancer is largest award so far against Johnson & Johnson...

BBC News
Johnson & Johnson face $417m payout in latest talc case

The payout - to a woman who developed ovarian cancer - is the largest award so far against the firm...

BBC News
Victoria Azarenka to miss the US Open over 'ongoing family situation'

Victoria Azarenka confirms she will miss the US Open because of an "ongoing family situation" after separating from the father of her child...

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North Korea slams US-South Korea computer-simulated drills

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said the joint drills were purely defensive and did not aim to increase tension on the peninsula...

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Ambushed Ohio judge shoots gunman dead outside court

Judge Joseph Bruzzese was shot several times, but returned fire in a gunfight outside his chambers...

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eNCA | IN PICTURES: Total solar eclipse mesmerizes America

Crowds in Lincoln Beach, Oregon were first to witness the partial phase of the Great American Eclipse, from about 1605 GMT...

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World Badminton Championships: Rajiv Ouseph eases into round two

England's Rajiv Ouseph is through to the second round at the World Championships with a straight-set win over Adam Mendrek...

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Experts warn of killer robots, call for banning of autonomous weapons

South African-born Tesla boss Elon Musk is among a group of 116 founders of robotics and artificial intelligence companies who are calling on the UN to ban autonomous weapons...

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