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Morales poised to win as #Bolivia votes

Polls have opened in Bolivia, where around six million legible voters are to cast their ballots in presidential and congressional elections largely expected to end with a sweeping victory for President Evo Morales.

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'Some bodies' not of missing #Mexico students

Some of the bodies found in clandestine graves in southern Mexico do not correspond to any of the 43 students who went missing after an attack by gang-linked police, according to an official.

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US demonstrators condemn #Ferguson shooting

Thousands of protesters have marched through St Louis, Missouri, as part of a weekend of demonstrations against police violence organised after the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a white officer last summer.

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Divided #Haiti bids farewell to Duvalier

Hundreds of people have attended the funeral of former president Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier on Saturday, honouring a man widely reviled for repression and corruption during his 15 years in power.

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Fresh protests in US over police violence

Hundreds of protesters have gathered outside a US police station, chanting against police violence and pushing forward a weekend of demonstrations after eight people were arrested in chaotic protests the previous night.

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US police shooting reignites racial anger

The US state of Missouri is bracing for a new wave of racial unrest after another black teenager was killed by an off-duty white cop.

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Brazil's Rousseff trailing in latest polls

Brazil President Dilma Rousseff narrowly trailed challenger Aecio Neves in latest opinion polls ahead of their October 26 election showdown, a survey showed.

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#Mexico finds graves at student massacre site

Mexican authorities have found four more clandestine graves containing charred human remains at a site in the restive southwest of the country, where officials fear missing students were massacred by gang members and police.

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#Mexico nabs alleged Juarez drug cartel leader

Mexican police have captured suspected Juarez drug cartel leader Vicente Carrillo Fuentes, whose gang engaged in turf wars that have left thousands of people dead, authorities said.

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US court hears Guantanamo force-feeding case

Hunger-striking prisoners who are force-fed at Guantanamo Bay can choose from several flavours for the liquid meal they must ingest, and well-behaved inmates sometimes are force-fed communally, a US court has heard.

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