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General says US not giving up on training #Syria rebels

Despite recent setbacks, outgoing Army Chief of Staff says programme needed in order to fight ISIL on multiple fronts.

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US will not release hunger-striking #Guantanamo detainee

Pentagon officials claim transferring Tariq Ba Odah could create incentive for future hunger strikes by other prisoners.

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Wave of deadly shootings rock Brazil's Sao Paulo

Nineteen killed within span of less than three hours in three different suburbs in the west of country's largest city.

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Climate change 'set to fuel global food crisis'

Global food shortages to become three times more likely due to climate change, according to report by US and UK experts.

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Strike brings Ecuador's capital to a standstill

Unionists and indigenous activists lead protests against measures to permit President Correa's indefinite re-election.

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Ecuador's indigenous lead anti-government protests

Demonstrators accuse president of failing to deliver on promises of economic change as he moves to seek fourth term.

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US flag raised at embassy in #Cuba after 54 years

Taking part in flag-rising ceremony in Havana, John Kerry becomes first top US diplomat to visit the island in 70 years.

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US court backs gay couple in wedding cake dispute

Colorado court rules baker cannot cite religious beliefs as grounds for refusing to make same-sex couple's wedding cake.

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#Texas policeman who killed black teenager sacked

Policeman Brad Miller could also face criminal charges for shooting unarmed Christian Taylor in car dealership.

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#China landslide buries dozens of mining workers

At least 40 go missing after deluge hits living quarters of a mine company in northwestern Shaanxi province.

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