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  1. El Salvador, Chile gay pride rallies honor Orlando victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The China Post

    Demonstrators rallied in the capitals of El Salvador and Chile on Saturday in gay pride parades honoring the victims of the Orlando massacre and demanding an end to discrimination. "What we want is to be free like birds, we don't want discrimination and mourning," said Katherine, a 32-year-old transgender woman wearing black wings who was among some 1,000 people marching in San Salvador.

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  2. Klinsmann sees Copa as positive step; Gulati to assessRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The Tribune

    Jurgen Klinsmann thinks a fourth-place finish in the Copa America was a step in the right direction. U.S. Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati will speak to his coach and assess.

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  3. Islamic State fighters launch new attacks in eastern AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The China Post

    Heavy fighting between Afghan forces and Islamic State fighters has killed dozens of people, officials said Sunday, raising fears the militant group is staging a comeback months after Kabul said they had been defeated. The fighting began late on Friday in the Kot area of the Rodat district in eastern Nangarhar province after a contingent of IS fighters attacked police check posts, provincial governor Salim Khan Kunduzi said.

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  4. Chea Mony ends long run as FTU's presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Pnompenh Post

    Toch Ser, the newly elected Free Trade Union president, talks to the media yesterday at a union congress in Phnom Penh. Free Trade Union president Chea Mony yesterday stepped down from the leadership role he assumed after the assassination of his brother 12 years ago, with the union finding Toch Ser as his successor during yesterday's annual congress.

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  5. Italy catches 'top mafia fugitive' after 20 years on the runRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The China Post

    One of Italy's most wanted mafia bosses was arrested Sunday after two decades on the run, fleeing a life sentence for murder, the authorities announced. Ernesto Fazzalari, 46, was captured in the early hours of the morning in an appartment in a remote part of the southern region of Calabria, home to the notorious 'Ndrangheta organised crime syndicate.

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  6. Koh Kong fishermen struggle in the shadow of sand dredgersRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Pnompenh Post

    Two Mother Nature activists travel past moored sand dredgers on Saturday as they inspect the condition of the Tatai River in Koh Kong province. Phen Sophany cuts the motor as the boat nears the centre of a mangrove-lined estuary in Koh Kong province, near the isolated fishing village of Koh Sralav.

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  7. Why we re-opened Silverbird, Rhythm FM -AMCONRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Vanguard

    T he Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, has said it decided to reopen the Silverbird Group of Companies to enable it run effectively to settle its debt obligations. This was disclosed to online portal, Premium Times weekend by, Kunle Adegoke, an attorney working with Muiz Banire, the debt recovery manager overseeing the take over of the company.

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  8. Bucharest gay pride rally draws crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The China Post

    Around 1,000 people took to the streets of Bucharest on Saturday for a gay pride march as participants demanded equal rights in a country where same sex marriage remains illegal. Supporters of Bucharest Pride, an event celebrating diversity and the LGBT community, want to overturn a constitutional ban on same sex unions.

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  9. Kidnapped three Australians, South African freedRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Vanguard

    S even contractors, including three Australians and a South African, have been released unharmed four days after they were kidnapped by gunmen in southern Nigeria, local police and a state security adviser said, yesterday. Police had earlier given accounts of how many had been seized and what their nationalities were, and that they all worked for cement company Lafarge on the outskirts of Calabar, Cross River State, in the Niger Delta.

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  10. Alleged Islamization: Nwankwo Drags Buhari, Saraki, Dogara, Malami To CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Vanguard

    President Muhammad Buhari, Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki and Speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, have been dragged to the Federal High Court, Asaba, Delta State, over allegation of attempting to Islamize the country. Also joined as defendants in the suit are the Attorney General of the Federation, Alhaji Abubakar Malami and the National Assembly.

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  11. Aregbesola tasks police on community relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Vanguard

    Osun State Governor, Mr Rauf Aregbesola, has charged officers and men of the Nigeria Police on the need to strengthen community relations among the diverse people of Nigeria. Aregbesola also pointed out that the only thing capable of enhancing the activities of the members of Nigeria Police Force was to maintain civility while discharging their constitutional duties as being enshrined in the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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  12. U.S. Olympic men's volleyball sharp in World League victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    In what U.S. Olympic men's volleyball coach John Speraw called "our best match of World League so far," the Americans defeated Italy, 25-22, 25-23, 25-23, on Sunday at the Pala Lottomatica in Rome. The victory improved the U.S. record to 5-1 and moved it into third place in Group 1 behind Serbia and Brazil .

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  13. Army rescues 5,000 hostages, kills 10 terrorists in clearance operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Vanguard

    NIGERIAN Army, weekend, rescued more than 5, 000 hostages held captive by the Boko Haram terrorists' group, while 10 terrorists were killed in clearance operations in the North East. However, a civilian JTF member was killed, a soldier, policeman and another civilian JTF member wounded during the operations while arms, ammunition and logistics equipment in large quantities were recovered from the terrorists.

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  14. Brexit writes a hard lesson for elitesRead the original story

    49 min ago | Washington Times

    The elites across the world had a dreadful weekend. Britain's historic goodbye to Europe - and it was indeed historic - reverberated in capitals on every continent.

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  15. Rollercoaster crash injures eight children and two adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | This Is Lancashire

    Eight children and two adults have been taken to hospital after a rollercoaster derailed and crashed to the ground at a theme park in Scotland. Witnesses said the Tsunami ride at M&D's amusement park at Strathclyde Country Park, Motherwell, had been full when it came off the track around 3.40pm.

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  16. Canada comes up short against Cuba at beach volleyball Olympic qualifierRead the original story

    50 min ago | Medincine Hat News

    Canada's road to a second berth in men's Olympic beach volleyball this summer got a little bit longer after Canada lost to Cuba 3-1 on Sunday in the final at the NORCECA Continental Cup in Guaymas, Mexico. All is not lost for Canada's teams of Josh Binstock/Sam Schachter and Grant O'Gorman/Sam Pedlow as they still have one final chance to qualify through the FIVB Continental Cup in Sochi, Russia in July.

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  17. US Stocks Plunge 565 Points on - Brexit' VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | WJOL-AM Joliet

    Britain's unprecedented vote to exit the E.U. has stunned investors, pushing global markets and currencies into free fall. From Europe to Asia to the United States, financial markets are showing panic over the so-called Brexit vote and the ensuing market uncertainty and volatility that it could unleash.

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  18. newKerry urges Britain, EU to manage their divorce responsiblyRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday urged Britain and the European Union to manage their divorce responsibly for the sake of global markets and citizens, a day before he was to become the first senior American official to visit London and Brussels since the United Kingdom's historic referendum. Kerry emphasized the importance of thoughtful cooperation at a time of economic uncertainty and fears about crumbling European unity.

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  19. Markets brace for more volatility as investors digest Brexit voteRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Boston.com

    Global stock and currency markets could face more volatility Monday as investors continue to digest the implications of Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union. On Friday, the British pound registered its biggest one-day drop in history, and world stocks saw more than $2 trillion wiped off their value, amid fears the British vote in favor of what is known as ''Brexit'' could plunge the globe back into recession.

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  20. IOC official says unclear doping lab will be ready in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Post-Bulletin

    A top International Olympic Committee official says it's unclear if the suspended anti-doping laboratory for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics can be re-opened before the games start in just under six weeks. "This is something that is doable," Olympic Games Executive Director Christophe Dubi said Sunday.

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