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Iranian tanker sought by US heading toward Greece

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Economists survey: 34% expect a US recession in 2021

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Officer who put Eric Garner in chokehold was 'untruthful,' judge says -- The account NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo gave after Garner died was "implausible and self-serving," according to the 46-page opinion from the judge, who has recommended that Pantaleo be fired.

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Pakistan decries cross-border fire as Kashmir security eases -- Soldiers were still manning streets and limiting mobility of pedestrians in Srinagar despite Indian government saying it was easing lockdown.

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Hong Kong protesters defy police ban in show of strength after tumult - Organizers estimated at least 1.7 million people turned out — nearly one in four of the total population of more than seven million — for a march through the dense city centre on Sunday.

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Zimbabwe's police beat anti-government protesters in capital -- Tensions overflow after courts uphold police ban on opposition protests amid soaring inflation, widespread power cuts and water shortages under President Emmerson Mnangagwa.

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After Amash dumped Trump, his district may do same to him

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China lashes out at Taiwan over Hong Kong asylum offer

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Kathleen Blanco: Louisiana gov brought down by Katrina dies

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U.S. federal agency probes Barstool Sports for 'crazed' founder David Portnoy's anti-union tweet -- Portnoy on Aug. 13 tweeted he would fire any Barstool employee "on the spot" if they contacted science writer and union supporter Rafi Letzter, who had tweeted an open invitation to Barstool employees.

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She wore a tuxedo for her senior portrait. The yearbook left her photo out -- An Alabama high school has became the latest school to come under fire for censoring portraits over dress codes that many argue are arbitrary and archaic, keep students from expressing themselves or reinforce gender stereotypes.

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Trump dismisses worries of recession, says economy is strong

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Police: Man accused of threat to Jewish centre arrested

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Danish PM: Trump's idea of buying Greenland is 'absurd'

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UK lawyer to join British teen's team in Cyprus rape case

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Cleanup work resuming at fire-damaged Notre Dame Cathedral

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Putin, Macron to meet for French-Russian talks before G-7

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Leaked UK memos warn of food, drug shortages in Brexit chaos

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Migrants jump off rescue boat to try to reach Italian island

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Protesters torch parliament building in Indonesia's Papua

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Afghanistan vows to crush Islamic State havens after attack

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Hong Kong bakery's mooncakes carry protest movement slogans

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Nepal protesters urge end to plan to chop trees for airport

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4 dead as rival fans fight before Honduran soccer game

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Mexico City assesses monument damage after anti-rape march

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Argentina's treasury minister resigns, senior official says

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Mexico says businessman Carlos Ahumada arrested in Argentina

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Women in Mexico City protest against alleged police rapes

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Mexico president opposes prosecuting predecessors

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Ebola outbreak spreads to 3rd province in eastern Congo -- Congo's year-long Ebola outbreak has spread to a new province, with two cases, including one death, confirmed in South Kivu, according to the government health ministry.

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The Latest: Protesters, police clash in Zimbabwe's capital

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President Ramaphosa's dependence on the left stymies South African reforms -- The same labour movement that he worked to strengthen almost four decades ago as an anti-apartheid activist stand in the way of reforms needed to revive the economy.

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Police patrol Zimbabwe capital before anti-government demos

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26 candidates to run in Tunisia's early presidential vote

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Sudan protesters, army postpone announcement on ruling body

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Turkey removes 3 pro-Kurdish mayors from office

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Syria slams Turkey, says it's sending weapons to rebels

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Images show Iran satellite launch looms despite US criticism

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Kuwait says ruler, 90, OK after unspecified health 'setback'

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Feminist icon Gloria Steinem blasts Israel PM over travel ban - At the urging of U.S. President Donald Trump, Israel denied entry to Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar last week over their support for the Palestinian-led boycott movement.

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Australia and New Zealand

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New Zealand police make arrest after tourist killed in van

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'Freak' lizard attack in Australia injures elderly couple and their dog - An elderly man and woman suffered injuries (some potentially life threatening) after a goanna, a carnivorous reptile found throughout Australia, attacked them and their dog.

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Australian tourist killed in New Zealand after attack on van

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