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Zimbabwe doctors march as abducted leader is…

Zimbabwe doctors march as abducted leader is still missing; fears growing over his fate

Lawyer: Man charged with corn rake killing irate over affair

A prosecutor says an Iowa man accused of using a corn rake to kill his wife was irate over her affair and fearful he'd lose their farm if she divorced him

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South Africa's Naledi Pandor on 'Afrophobia'

The country has seen a spate of xenophobic attacks in recent months.

Trump bars California from setting stricter fuel…

President Donald Trump has announced that his administration is revoking California's authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators

UC President Janet Napolitano announces plans to step down

University of California President Janet Napolitano announces retirement, effective August 2020

US stocks fall ahead of Fed decision on interest…

U.S. stocks fell in afternoon trading as investors await the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates

Residents ask state to test falling particles near TVA plant

Some residents living near a coal-fired plant in Tennessee have asked the state to investigate unidentified particles they say are coating their homes

Migrant Mothers And Children Sue Over U.S. Asylum…

The lawsuit says the administration is making so many changes in asylum regulations that asylum-seekers can't keep up.

Paris tests new bubble-shaped water taxi

Paris is testing out a new form of travel: an eco-friendly bubble-shaped taxi that zips along the water up and down the Seine River

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Bermuda battens down for Category 3 Hurricane…

Bermuda's government has called up troops and urged people on the British Atlantic island to make final preparations for an expected close brush with Hurricane Humberto, a powerful Category 3 storm

US approves releasing non-native insect to control thistle

Federal officials have approved turning loose a non-native insect to feed on an invasive thistle that sprouts in everything from rangelands to vineyards to wilderness areas, mainly in the U.S. West

Johnson confronted during London hospital visit

The father, who is also a Labour activist, said the children's ward was understaffed and the NHS was being destroyed.

Pelosi welcomes Hong Kong pro-democracy activists…

House Republicans are joining Democratic Speaker Nancy Pelosi in welcoming Hong Kong pro-democracy activists to the U.S. Capitol

200 Bahamians arrive in Florida fleeing Dorian's…

More than 200 Bahamians whose homes were destroyed by Hurricane Dorian have come to Florida on a cruise ship

Saudi Arabia says Iran missiles, drones attacked…

Saudi Arabia alleged Wednesday that Iranian cruise missiles and drones attacked the heart of the kingdom's oil industry, showing journalists the remains of the weapons while stopping short of directly accusing Iran of launching the assault

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President Trump Taps Robert O'Brien For National…

O'Brien was serving as the special presidential envoy for hostage affairs at the State Department.

Comcast tries to bolster streaming gadget by…

As big entertainment companies prepare to launch their new streaming services, Comcast is trying to bolster Flex, its Roku-like streaming bundle, by dropping its $5 fee