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 2016-09-25 08:34 

AP

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Bosnian Serbs vote in referendum banned by top court... +

BANJA LUKA, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) Bosnian Serbs are voting in a referendum banned by the country's constitutional court, risking Western sanctions against their autonomous region and criminal charges against their leaders. Sunday's vote is whet...

 2016-09-25 08:30 

Reuters Canada

Samsung Electronics delays South Korea re-start of Note 7 sales by three days... +

SEOUL (Reuters) - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Sunday it was delaying the start of new Galaxy Note 7 smartphone sales in South Korea by three days to Oct. 1, a move it says is needed for...

 2016-09-25 08:23 

Reuters Africa

Algeria plans bank privatisations as oil money dries up... +

ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algeria plans to allow its dominant state banks to list on the local stock exchange to help develop its financial markets and diversify sources of funding after the oil price slide,...

 2016-09-25 08:11 

Reuters Africa

Johnson opens door to rivals at Tour Championship... +

(Reuters) - Thoughts of a Dustin Johnson runaway at the Tour Championship were dispelled when he faltered late to fall back into a tie for the third-round lead with fellow American Kevin Chappell in Atlanta...

 2016-09-25 08:08 

Reuters Africa

Barcelona cruise past Sporting without Messi... +

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Luis Suarez broke the deadlock in the 29th minute and Neymar scored two late goals as Barcelona beat 10-man Sporting Gijon 5-0 with Lionel Messi sidelined through injury on Saturday....

 2016-09-25 08:06 

Reuters Africa

10 out of 10 for Pep but the perfectionist demands... +

(Reuters) - The perfectionist in Pep Guardiola forbids him to get remotely carried away by Manchester City's 100 percent record this season even though they made it 10 wins out of 10 under their new Spanish...

 2016-09-25 08:02 

Reuters

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Jordanian writer shot dead in front of court before trial over cartoon... +

A gunman shot dead Jordanian Christian writer Nahed Hattar on Sunday as he was about to go to court to stand trial on charges of contempt of religion after sharing on social media a caricature that was seen as insulting God and Islam....

 2016-09-25 08:00 

Reuters

Algeria plans bank privatisations as oil money dries up... +
 2016-09-25 07:57 

AP

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Journalist's exile shows concern over Nepal's press freedom... +

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) A prominent local journalist who helped organize a gathering in Nepal of investigative reporters from throughout Asia was notably absent from the event, exiled to avoid possible arrest. Journalist and publisher Kunda Dixit, who foun...

 2016-09-25 07:54 

AFP

Pressure is on Clinton, Trump in first debate... +

Who is going to win? Who is going to choke? The pressure is intense for Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton -- phenomenally different candidates -- who clash in their first debate on Monday.The global network of Agence France Presse cover...

 2016-09-25 07:50 

Reuters Africa

Jordanian writer shot dead in front of court before trial over cartoon... +

AMMAN (Reuters) - A gunman shot dead Jordanian Christian writer Nahed Hattar on Sunday as he was about to go to court to stand trial on charges of contempt of religion after sharing on social media a caricature...

 2016-09-25 07:48 

Reuters Canada

Jordanian writer shot dead in front of court before trial over cartoon... +

AMMAN (Reuters) - A gunman shot dead Jordanian Christian writer Nahed Hattar on Sunday as he was about to go to court to stand trial on charges of contempt of religion after sharing on social media a caricature...

 2016-09-25 07:47 

Reuters

MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf bourses start week down, but Qatar slightly up... +

Petrochemical shares draggedSaudi Arabia's equity index lower in early trade on Sunday afteroil prices fell 4 percent at the end of last week, while Qatar'smain index regained some ground....

 2016-09-25 07:45 

Reuters Africa

Niger Delta Avengers claim first attack in energy hub since ceasefire... +

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigerian militant group the Niger Delta Avengers said on Saturday it had carried out its first oil pipeline attack in the country's southern energy hub since declaring a break in hostilities...

 2016-09-25 07:44 

Reuters Africa

Egypt's Sisi promises justice after migrant ship capsize... +

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ordered authorities on Saturday to punish those responsible for the capsizing of a ship which resulted in the deaths of more than 160 migrants,...

 2016-09-25 07:43 

Reuters

Qatar appoints new coach in bid to revive 2018 World Cup hopes... +

Qatar has appointed a new coach to head its national soccer team in a bid to revive fading hopes of qualifying for its first World Cup finals in Russia in 2018....

 2016-09-25 07:41 

Reuters Africa

UN, AU, EU press Congolese leaders to stop political violence... +

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations, the African Union and the European Union pressed Democratic Republic of Congo leaders on Saturday to urge their supporters to refrain from violence as the...

 2016-09-25 07:37 

Reuters Africa

Gabon opposition leader rejects ruling upholding Bongo poll win... +

LIBREVILLE (Reuters) - Gabon opposition leader Jean Ping on Saturday rejected what he said was an unjust ruling by the Constitutional Court which upheld the victory of President Ali Bongo in the Aug....

 2016-09-25 07:36 

Reuters Africa

Zamalek to meet Sundowns in African Champions League final... +

PRETORIA (Reuters) - Five time champions Zamalek of Egypt will meet South Africa's Mamelodi Sundowns in next month's African Champions League final after fending off a spirited Wydad Casablanca in a semi-final...

 2016-09-25 07:34 

Reuters

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Police search for motive in deadly Washington state mall shooting... +

Authorities on Sunday were still working to determine what prompted a 20-year-old man to open fire in a Washington state mall, killing five people....

 2016-09-25 07:31 

AP

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Swiss vote on granting new powers to intelligence services... +

GENEVA (AP) Swiss voters are casting ballots to decide whether to grant new powers to Switzerland's intelligence services like tracking internet activity, snooping on email boxes and tapping phones to better fight spies, criminal hackers and violent ...

 2016-09-25 07:30 

UPI

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016... +

By United Press International On Sept. 25, 1934, District Attorney Samuel Foley announced that the case against Bruno Hauptmann for the Lindbergh kidnapping was ironclad, and that "final proof" had been found....

 2016-09-25 07:23 

AP

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Things to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washington... +

BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) Authorities arrested a suspect Saturday evening in in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to know about the shooting and the investigation: WHAT HAP...

 2016-09-25 07:21 

AFP

US Air Force set to replace intercontinental nuke arsenal... +

Hidden underground in steel-and-concrete silos across rural America, more than 400 intercontinental ballistic missiles point to the skies, poised for launch -- and ready to obliterate cities across the world.The global network of Agence France Presse cove...

 2016-09-25 07:16 

Reuters Africa

Police search for motive in deadly Washington state mall shooting... +

(Reuters) - Authorities on Sunday were still working to determine what prompted a 20-year-old man to open fire in a Washington state mall, killing five people.Police arrested the suspected gunman, Arcan...

 2016-09-25 07:09 

AFP

Police capture gunman in US mall shooting that killed 5... +

Authorities said they have arrested the suspect behind a shooting that left five people dead at a shopping mall in the US state of Washington, about 24 hours after the killings.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have new...

 2016-09-25 07:08 

Reuters

[ World ]

Coalition raids kill nine in central Yemen: medical sources, residents... +

Arab coalition air strikes killed nine people in Houthi-controlled Ibb city in central Yemen late on Saturday, medical sources and residents in the area told Reuters....

 2016-09-25 07:06 

AFP

Moana's 'brown face' row leaves Disney red faced... +

A social media firestorm that forced Disney to withdraw a movie costume amid accusations it represented "brown face" shows Pacific islanders will no longer accept their culture being cheapened for profit, experts say.The global network of Agence F...

 2016-09-25 07:05 

AP

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NBA's king of fashion Westbrook talks style... +

HOUSTON (AP) When you're Russell Westbrook, the undisputed king of NBA fashion, you don't spend the offseason like typical players do. The five-time All-Star passes his time designing clothes, perched on the front row for shows during New York Fa...

 2016-09-25 06:57 

Reuters Africa

Coalition raids kill nine in central Yemen: medical sources, residents... +

DUBAI (Reuters) - Arab coalition air strikes killed nine people in Houthi-controlled Ibb city in central Yemen late on Saturday, medical sources and residents in the area told Reuters.Nine people were...

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