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Hundreds demonstrate after black man shot dead by US police

Hundreds demonstrate after black man shot dead by US police Thurman Blevins Jr was gunned down by officers in Minneapolis last week. A crowd gathers near...

Watch: Students combine for incredible slam dunk in university basketball game

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Scores killed in Nigeria amid clashes between Christians and Muslims

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Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in caves are still alive

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Trade war fears wipe nearly £45bn off FTSE 100 in biggest...

Trade war fears wipe nearly £45bn off FTSE 100 in biggest one-day fall in a year Stocks were suffering amid fears of an escalating global...

US Supreme Court declines to hear Making A Murderer case

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