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Refugee crisis ignored for too long, says Merkel
Refugee crisis ignored for too long, says Merkel
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Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany and other European Union countries turned a blind eye to the refugee crisis.

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Voting begins in Rousseff impeachment
Voting begins in Rousseff impeachment
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Brazil's Senate has begun voting on a verdict in the impeachment trial of President Dilma Rousseff.

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Islamic State spokesperson killed in Syria
Islamic State spokesperson killed in Syria
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Islamic State spokesman Abu Muhammad al-Adnani, one of the jihadist group’s most prominent leaders, has been killed in Aleppo.

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Fire hits unfinished 28-floor Abu Dhabi tower
Fire hits unfinished 28-floor Abu Dhabi tower
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Fire swept through a 28-storey skyscraper under construction in Abu Dhabi and injured 13 people.

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Rousseff presents her defence
Rousseff presents her defence
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Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff says her conservative opponents are trampling on democracy by using trumped-up charges to oust her.

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Turkish offensive into Syria draws US rebuke
Turkish offensive into Syria draws US rebuke
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Turkish-backed forces pushed deeper into northern Syria and drew a rebuke from the United States.

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Rockets hit Saudi town as Yemen talks collapse
Rockets hit Saudi town as Yemen talks collapse
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Yemeni Houthi forces are again firing rockets at the southern border town of Najran in Saudi Arabia.

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Drugged intruder smashes window to attack mom, son
Drugged intruder smashes window to attack mom, son
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A 19-year-old man allegedly smashed through the front window of a Florida home and attacked a woman and her son.

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IS suicide bomber kills 15 at wedding
IS suicide bomber kills 15 at wedding
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An Islamic State suicide bomber struck a wedding in Baghdad killing at least 15 people and wounding more than a dozen.

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Pope Francis talks tech with Facebook CEO Zuckerbrg
Pope Francis talks tech with Facebook CEO Zuckerbrg
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Pope Francis has held an informal meeting with Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Zuckerberg's wife, Priscilla Chan, at the Vatican.

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Man in Zorro costume held after LA airport false alarm
Man in Zorro costume held after LA airport false alarm
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A man wearing a Zorro costume was detained during a false alarm at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday, reports say.

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Suicide bomber kills 45 in Aden - medical charity
Suicide bomber kills 45 in Aden - medical charity
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A suicide bomber killed at least 45 people when he drove a car laden with explosives into a compound run by local militias ...

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Man put acid in Australian gay club lube - reports
Man put acid in Australian gay club lube - reports
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A 62-year-old man who allegedly put highly corrosive acid inside a lubricant dispenser at a gay nightclub in Australia has been arrested and charged,

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Police snare China's 'Jack the Ripper'
Police snare China's 'Jack the Ripper'
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Police believe they have captured a serial killer dubbed China's "Jack the Ripper" for the way he mutilated several of his ...

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Burkini law in France ‘would worsen tension’
Burkini law in France ‘would worsen tension’
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A law banning the “burkini” swimsuit in France would be unconstitutional and ineffective, warns Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve.