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Obama administration warns of ‘climate refugees’ due to rapid Arctic warming

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US Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has painted a stark picture of communities displaced by rising Arctic temperatures that are ‘washing away’ townsThe Obama administration has warned the US will need to deal with a wave of “climate refugees” as the Arctic continues to warm, joining with...(more) 



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Mozambique police probe reports of mass grave in rebel stronghold

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Police in Mozambique said Friday they were investigating reports of the discovery of a mass grave containing 120 bodies in a region which has seen clashes between the security forces and rebels. Local media reported Thursday evening that farmers in the central Gorongosa region had found...(more) 



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Friend of S.C. church shooting suspect pleads guilty to concealment, false statement

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A friend of the man charged in the fatal shooting of nine parishioners at a black Charleston, S.C., church in June pleaded guilty Friday to concealing knowledge of a felony and to making a false statement.          



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UK halts Super Puma flights after crash

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All UK commercial passenger flights of the Airbus EC225LP helicopter - or Super Puma - are suspended by the Civil Aviation Authority following a fatal crash in Norway. 



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Ex-Auschwitz guard talks of shame during trial over mass killings

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Former SS guard Reinhold Hanning, 94, breaks silence to ‘apologise wholeheartedly’ for role in HolocaustA 94-year-old Auschwitz guard on trial in Germany has broken his silence to “apologise wholeheartedly” for playing a part in the mass killings at the concentration camp.Speaking out for the first time...(more) 



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Protesters force Trump out of car to get to California GOP convention – video

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Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump was forced from his motorcade after a large crowd of protesters gathered outside a California hotel where he was due to speak at the state GOP convention. Trump’s motorcade had to pull over next to the hotel. Trump could be seen...(more) 



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How much?! Snapchat interns earn $10,000 a month, twice the average US worker

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Tech firms, such as Snapchat, Pinterest, Twitter, are paying summer interns as much as $10,000 plus benefits, double the average US national wageSnapchat pays summer interns $10,000 a month plus $1,500 for housing, according to new survey data that highlights the jaw-droppingly high wages that Silicon...(more) 



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Kunduz hospital attack: MSF's questions remain as US military seeks no charges

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Médecins Sans Frontières’ request for independent inquiry into 3 October airstrike that killed 42 civilians remains open after military fails to yield chargesMédecins Sans Frontières reiterated its request for Barack Obama to permit an independent inquiry into a US attack on its hospital in northern Afghanistan...(more) 



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Spies and freemasons, rabbits and pheasants | Letters

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Police spying | Hillsborough | Jenny Diski | Watership Down | Phil the pheasantVia taxes, UK citizens pay for our police force. On whose behalf does that police force spy on liberal activists and politicians within our society? On whose behalf does our police force spy...(more) 



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Briton among 13 killed in helicopter crash off Norway

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Eleven bodies are found after helicopter carrying oil workers from platform in North Sea came down near BergenA Briton is among 13 people killed in a helicopter crash off the west coast of Norway near Bergen.Eleven bodies have been found after the aircraft crashed near the...(more) 



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Teen's 'fake' gun eyed in Md. police shooting

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Baltimore's police commissioner says a 13-year-old boy who was shot twice by a detective, first ran from police, then turned toward them as he held a replica gun. The boy was hospitalized, but is expected to recover. (April 29)          



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Rescuers look for 24 missing in deadly Guatemala landfill slide

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Rescuers in Guatemala searched Friday for 24 people missing in a massive landfill slide in the capital earlier this week from which four bodies have already been recovered, an official said. Recent heavy rains and seismic tremors caused the mountain of garbage in the open-air dump...(more) 



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