Italy: 800 rescued migrants brought ashore
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Italy: 800 rescued migrants brought ashore

Around eight-hundred migrants have been brought to the Italian port of Reggio Calabria. They were…

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Ferguson one year on: events held to remember Michael Brown
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Ferguson one year on: events held to remember Michael Brown

Dozens of demonstrators have rallied in Ferguson in the US, one year after the police…

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Sea Shepherd activists convicted of disrupting whale hunt
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Sea Shepherd activists convicted of disrupting whale hunt

A Faroe Islands court has convicted five members of the Sea Shepherd conservation group of…

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Disappointment at life sentence for Colorado cinema killer
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Disappointment at life sentence for Colorado cinema killer

*Victims’ relatives say they are disappointed that US cinema gunman James Holmes has been spared…

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Chile: celebrations as former head of hated secret police dies
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Chile: celebrations as former head of hated secret police dies

*There have been celebrations on the streets at news of the death of one of…

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More than 50 dead in Kabul bomb attacks
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More than 50 dead in Kabul bomb attacks

The NATO-led mission in Afghanistan says eight civilians have been killed, along with one of…

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Mali: four hostages freed as deadly hotel siege ends
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Mali: four hostages freed as deadly hotel siege ends

Four hostages have been freed after Malian forces, backed by French soldiers, ended the siege…

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West Bank: father of Palestinian boy killed in arson attack dies of injuries
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West Bank: father of Palestinian boy killed in arson attack dies of injuries

The father of an 18-month-old Palestinian boy killed in an arson attack in the West…

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Deadly typhoon unleashes mudslides and flooding in Taiwan
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Deadly typhoon unleashes mudslides and flooding in Taiwan

A powerful typhoon has hit Taiwan, leaving at least four people dead and many more…

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At least six dead in Mali hotel attack
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At least six dead in Mali hotel attack

Suspected Islamic militants have attacked a hotel used by UN staff in central Mali killing…

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