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Fourth of July fireworks and gun deaths

Seven-year-old Amari Brown was the youngest of nine people killed in gun violence in Chicago over the Independence Day weekend.

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US woman celebrates 116th birthday

The world's oldest living person, the daughter of sharecroppers and granddaughter of slaves, celebrated her 116th birthday in New York.

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Pope draws half million to Ecuador Mass

Pope Francis said Mass for more than half a million Ecuadoreans on the first full day of a three-nation visit to South America.

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Castro letter to Obama confirms thaw
July 1 2015 at 18:49

Cuban’s Raul Castro sent a letter to President Barack Obama, saying Cuba has agreed to re-establish diplomatic relations with the United States.

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Fire at church torched by KKK
July 1 2015 at 18:44

South Carolina authorities are investigating a fire at an African-American church that 20 years ago was burned down by the Ku Klux Klan.

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Islam Army executes IS captives
July 1 2015 at 18:09

Fighters from a Syrian insurgent group appear to have killed more than a dozen Islamic State captives with gunshots to the head.

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Cops arrested in Kuwait militant crackdown
July 1 2015 at 17:43

Kuwait has arrested two police officers in a security crackdown on Islamist militants.

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Saudi prince pledges fortune to charity
July 1 2015 at 17:42

Saudi Arabia's billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal pledged his entire $32-billion fortune to charitable projects.

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‘Bookkeeper of Auschwitz’ in the dock
July 1 2015 at 17:42

A former SS officer known as the “bookkeeper of Auschwitz” delivered wrenching testimony in an historic Nazi trial.

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Hawaii legalises bare bones burial
July 1 2015 at 17:10

In Hawaii, the dead can now be put to rest following an ancient Hawaiian custom called “clean burial”, under a new law.

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White House lifts 40 year camera ban
July 1 2015 at 17:10

The White House has lifted a 40-year-old ban on taking photos during public tours of the executive mansion.

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Iran nuclear talks deadline extended
July 1 2015 at 16:11

Make-or-break nuclear negotiations ramped up a gear with the head of the UN nuclear watchdog set to fly to Iran for talks.

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Angry pensioners besiege Greek banks
July 1 2015 at 16:11

Angry elderly Greeks besieged the nation's crisis-hit banks, which have reopened to allow them to withdraw vital cash.

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