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Brazil's Lula appears in court in corruption case

Ex-president is accused of receiving beach apartment as bribe in a wider corruption scheme upending Brazil's politics.

Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva

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Chelsea Manning to be released next week, say lawyers

Manning, who was sentenced to 35 years in prison after being convicted in 2013, has been locked up since May 2010.

Chelsea Manning

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Why was James Comey so controversial?

US President Donald Trump dismisses the FBI director, who has frequently been in the headlines since his appointment.

James Comey

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CAIR: Dramatic surge in anti-Muslim incidents in 2016

CAIR finds 57 percent increase in anti-Islam bias incidents in US including hate crimes, harassment and discrimination.

Trump's anti-Muslim comments

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FBI director James Comey fired by Donald Trump

US president sacks James Comey over the FBI's probe of Hillary Clinton's email.

FBI director James Comey

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White House warned Michael Flynn was 'compromised'

Former official says she told the White House that its former national security adviser could be blackmailed by Russia.

Michael Flynn

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Capriles rejects Maduro plan to rewrite constitution

The opposition turns down Maduro's invitation to discuss new constitution and vows to continue protests for elections.

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HRW: US detention hazardous to immigrants' health

Human Rights Watch says Trump's policies would increase number of preventable deaths in immigrant detention facilities.

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Texas bans 'sanctuary cities' in controversial move

US rights groups criticise law enabling police to check immigration status of anyone they detain in border state.

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State of emergency declared in Montreal after floods

Torrential rain causes severe flooding across eastern Canada, at least 1,900 homes have been flooded in Quebec.

Montreal

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