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MH17 missile 'came from Russia'

bbc - 41 min 55 sec ago
Missile which shot down flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 was brought in from Russian territory - investigators
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Details emerge in Keith Scott shooting

cnn - 46 min 26 sec ago
It's been a week since a Charlotte, North Carolina, police officer shot and killed Keith Lamont Scott.
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Syria war: Those bombing Aleppo 'must answer to God' - Pope

bbc - 46 min 40 sec ago
Pope Francis urges all sides of the Syria conflict to protect civilians, and says those responsible for bombing them will be "accountable to God".
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Belfast man catches 19 rats in 24 hours at home

bbc - 51 min 40 sec ago
A man who caught 19 rats at his house within a 24-hour period says his young family have been forced to leave their home.
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Johanna Konta beats Carla Suarez Navarro to reach quarter-finals at Wuhan Open

bbc - 1 hour 3 min ago
Britain's Johanna Konta beats Spanish seventh seed Carla Suarez Navarro to reach the quarter-finals at the Wuhan Open.
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Protesters gather after Calif. officer fatally shoots man

cnn - 1 hour 7 min ago
Protesters have gathered near the scene of an officer-involved shooting in El Cajon, California. A police officer shot a black man who appeared to threaten him Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
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Shimon Peres, former Israeli president, dies aged 93

bbc - 1 hour 8 min ago
Former Israeli PM and President Shimon Peres has died aged 93 following a stroke two weeks ago.
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Cost-scrutinizing panel looks to pare three 2020 Tokyo Olympics venues

japantimes - 1 hour 9 min ago

The nation was facing further Olympic-related embarrassment Wednesday amid word that a panel reviewing costs for the 2020 Games will recommend scrapping the construction of three new venues. The about-face involves facilities for volleyball, swimming and rowing and canoe sprint, a senior Tokyo Metropolitan Government official said. Alternative venues have been identified. It would be […]

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Typhoon causes 35-foot waves

cnn - 1 hour 10 min ago
Typhoon Megi made landfall in Taiwan with massive waves, extreme winds and remarkable rainfall totals.
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Pivotal moments of a big life

cnn - 1 hour 11 min ago
CNN's Oren Liebermann looks back at former Israeli leader Shimon Peres' service and what he means to Israel.
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