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AP Top Stories October 20 5

AP Top Stories October 20 5

Here are the top stories for Sunday, October 20th: US troops leaving Syria for Iraq; Thousands protest corruption in Lebanon; New Orleans tries to demolish cranes after partial hotel collapse; Qantas completes longest commercial flight ever.
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Associated Press
Warren takes swipe at Mark Zuckerberg over political ads

Warren takes swipe at Mark Zuckerberg over political ads

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Sunday publicly hit back at Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after he faced accusations from Democrats that Facebook was profiting from independent political ads.
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Reuters
Violent protests continue in Chile

Violent protests continue in Chile

Protests, sparked by anger over social and economic conditions, continue in Santiago, despite Chile declaring a state of emergency and deploying soldiers into the streets.
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AFP
Brussels passes UK's Brexit delay letter to EU parliament

Brussels passes UK's Brexit delay letter to EU parliament

The 27 Brexit weary EU states met on Sunday and agreed they would forward a controversial letter from the British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to the European Parliament this week for approval.
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Euronews
South Africa and Wales make it through to the World Cup semi-finals

South Africa and Wales make it through to the World Cup semi-finals

Wales waited until the sixth last minute to beat France with a try from Ross Moriarty and clinch victory by one point, winning 20-19.
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Euronews
Lebanon's Hariri agrees on reform package after nationwide protests

Lebanon's Hariri agrees on reform package after nationwide protests

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri agreed on Sunday a package of reforms to ease an economic crisis that has sparked nationwide protests.
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Euronews
Kurdish fighters pull out of Syrian border town while Erdogan expects US to 'keep promises'

Kurdish fighters pull out of Syrian border town while Erdogan expects US to 'keep promises'

The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Sunday it had pulled out all its fighters from the border town of Ras al Ain, while Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey expects the US to keep its promises on a five-day truce.
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Euronews
Looting continues in Chile's Santiago after deadly protests

Looting continues in Chile's Santiago after deadly protests

Looters are seen running from a shopping centre with what appears to be stolen merchandise in their arms, as fresh clashes broke out in Chile's capital.
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AFP
The Biggest Stories Of October 20, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 20, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 20, 2019
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NDTV
The UK and Brexit explained

The UK and Brexit explained

A simple explanation of how Brexit came about.
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Oovvuu/PA Originals
Esper in Afghanistan as U.S. looks to kickstart Taliban talks

Esper in Afghanistan as U.S. looks to kickstart Taliban talks

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper arrived in Kabul on Sunday in a bid to bring talks with the Taliban back on track after President Donald Trump abruptly broke off negotiations last month seeking to end the United States’ longest war.
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Reuters
Police statement on Milton Keynes double stabbing

Police statement on Milton Keynes double stabbing

Thames Valley Police have given details about the murder of two boys at a house party in Emerson Valley, Milton Keynes. Detective Chief Superintendent Ian Hunter, Head of Crime at Thames Valley Police, said police had been called to an incident on...
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Press Association
Three die after supermarket fire amid Chile riots

Three die after supermarket fire amid Chile riots

At least three people died after a supermarket in the Chilean capital Santiago was set alight by demonstrators, while many flights into the city's airport were suspended as crew were unable to get to work, the city's governor said on Sunday (October
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Reuters
Stubble Burning: Farmers Vs Authorities

Stubble Burning: Farmers Vs Authorities

The Punjab government has deployed thousands of observers to tell farmers that they cannot burn crop residue, which has a catastrophic impact on environment in many parts of North India. But the farmers demand incentives from the government to sto...
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NDTV
We The People: Do Local Issues Matter Any More In Elections?

We The People: Do Local Issues Matter Any More In Elections?

On Monday, Haryana and Maharashtra are going to vote. Economy, farmer distress, unemployment, drought, poverty are the major issues that the public of these two states have been talking about but what we have heard all through election campaigning...
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NDTV
Trump drops plan to host G7 meeting at his Florida resort

Trump drops plan to host G7 meeting at his Florida resort

U.S. President Donald Trump abandoned plans late on Saturday to host next year's Group of Seven summit at his Florida golf resort, after Democrats and others had decried the selection as evidence of the president misusing his office for personal gain
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Reuters
India's Growth Could Return To 7% In 2020: IMF's Gita Gopinath To NDTV

India's Growth Could Return To 7% In 2020: IMF's Gita Gopinath To NDTV

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected India's economy to grow to 7 per cent in 2020 after downgrading it to 6.1 per cent this year, its Chief Economist Gita Gopinath told NDTV in an exclusive interview in the US.
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NDTV
Turkey's religious minorities pray for Turkish army in Syria

Turkey's religious minorities pray for Turkish army in Syria

Turkey's Assyrian, Chaldean, Armenian, Roman and Jewish religious leaders organise joint prayer for Turkish soldiers taking part in Operation Peace Spring and the safe return of Syrians to their homeland. #Turkey #unity #OperationPeaceSpring
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TRT World
What Significant Escalation At Line of Control Means For India, Pakistan?

What Significant Escalation At Line of Control Means For India, Pakistan?

The army launched attacks on terror camps located inside Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir today, in which three camps were destroyed and six to 10 soldiers of the Pakistan army were killed, army chief Bipin Rawat said. The artillery strike was in retalia...
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NDTV
US forces withdraw from key base in northern Syria

US forces withdraw from key base in northern Syria

US forces withdraw from their largest base in northern Syria, as people in the town of Tall Tamr welcome ambulances carrying Kurdish wounded from the besieged Syrian town of Ras al-Ain.
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AFP
Police free nearly 150 from school in northern Nigeria

Police free nearly 150 from school in northern Nigeria

Police said on Saturday (October 19) they had freed nearly 150 students from a purported school in northern Nigeria that claimed it was teaching the Koran but had instead subjected them to abuse.
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Reuters
Spain protest sends sheep into Madrid streets

Spain protest sends sheep into Madrid streets

Hundreds of sheep filled the streets of Madrid on Sunday as part of an annual protest to call for the protection of ancient grazing routes threatened by urbanization.
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Associated Press
'Until our last breath': on the streets with Lebanon's protesters

'Until our last breath': on the streets with Lebanon's protesters

Dany Mortada has spent the last four days on the streets of Beirut, part of anti-government protests amid an economic crisis.
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Reuters
Ciudadanos hold rally outside Catalonia's regional government

Ciudadanos hold rally outside Catalonia's regional government

The centre-right pro-union Ciudadanos party, which was born out of opposition to Catalan separatism, holds a rally in front of Catalonia's regional government headquarters in Barcelona run under the slogan: "That's enough! Justice and coexistence".
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AFP
Haringey Borough FC speak out after racist abuse on pitch

Haringey Borough FC speak out after racist abuse on pitch

Haringey Borough FC speak out after racist abuse
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ITN
Thames Valley Police investigate Milton Keynes double murder

Thames Valley Police investigate Milton Keynes double murder

Thames Valley Police has launched a double murder investigation following the deaths of two teenage boys in Milton Keynes. Emergency services were called to Archford Croft in Emerson Valley just before midnight on October 19. One 17-year-old boy ...
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Press Association
Brexit: What could happen next?

Brexit: What could happen next?

A look at possible Brexit outcomes after the Prime Minister reluctantly writes to Brussels asking for an extension to the Brexit deadline. Boris Johnson lost a historic House of Commons vote - which meant he was legally obliged to ask for a Brexi...
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Press Association
Hong Kong protesters clash with police

Hong Kong protesters clash with police

Hong Kong protesters clash with police
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Associated Press
Bolivian opposition candidate Carlos Mesa votes

Bolivian opposition candidate Carlos Mesa votes

Former president and opposition presidential candidate Carlos Mesa casts his ballot in La Paz.
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AFP
Bolivia's Evo Morales casts his ballot

Bolivia's Evo Morales casts his ballot

Bolivia President Evo Morales, who seeks a controversial fourth term, casts his ballot in Villa 14 de Septiembre.
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AFP
Michael Gove arrives at Cabinet Office on a Sunday

Michael Gove arrives at Cabinet Office on a Sunday

Michael Gove arrives at Cabinet Office on a Sunday
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ITN
Turkey rejects allegations of chemical weapons use in Syria

Turkey rejects allegations of chemical weapons use in Syria

There is so much misinformation on Turkey's operation in northern Syria, that it has become difficult to distinguish true from false. Here is another one of the baseless accusations out there. #Turkey #Syria #YPG
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TRT World
Michael Gove: We will leave by October 31

Michael Gove: We will leave by October 31

Michael Gove has insisted the UK will leave the EU by October 31 despite the Government asking Brussels for a delay. Asked if he could guarantee that the UK would leave the EU by Halloween, the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster said: "Yes, tha...
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Press Association
Bolivia's Evo Morales casts ballot in presidential vote

Bolivia's Evo Morales casts ballot in presidential vote

Bolivia President Evo Morales casts his vote as the country's first indigenous leader seeks a controversial fourth term.
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AFP
Tens of thousands demonstrate again as Lebanon's government frays

Tens of thousands demonstrate again as Lebanon's government frays

Tens of thousands of Lebanese take to the streets for a fourth day to protest political stasis and corruption, as the government was rocked by the resignation of a coalition partner.
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AFP
Watch: Three-Year-Old MP Boy Unhurt After 35-Foot Fall Into Rickshaw Seat

Watch: Three-Year-Old MP Boy Unhurt After 35-Foot Fall Into Rickshaw Seat

A three-year-old child had a miraculous escape on Friday after he fell more than 35 feet from the balcony of his second-floor home in Tikamgarh district in Madhya Pradesh. The young boy, who had been playing with members of his family when he slip...
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NDTV
Supporters greet Bolivia's Evo Morales before vote

Supporters greet Bolivia's Evo Morales before vote

Supporters greet Bolivia President Evo Morales as he arrives to Villa 14 de Septiembre, where the country's first indigenous leader votes.
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AFP
Tens of thousands protest in illegal Hong Kong march

Tens of thousands protest in illegal Hong Kong march

Police and protesters exchanged tear gas and petrol bombs as an illegal march on Sunday descended into chaos.
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Reuters
World's longest non-stop flight arrives from New York

World's longest non-stop flight arrives from New York

A plane and its passengers were put through mental and physical testing during the world's longest ever flight from New York to Sydney this weekend.
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AFP
Shunned by Chinese, Thai tourism hotspot braces for rare slump

Shunned by Chinese, Thai tourism hotspot braces for rare slump

Hotels in Thailand's most popular holiday island have been forced to slash prices with rooms left vacant and beaches sparse as tourist chiefs struggle with a plunge in Chinese visitors caused by the US trade war and stronger baht.
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AFP
"Govern Or Resign": Angry Bengaluru Residents To Lawmakers Over Bad Roads

"Govern Or Resign": Angry Bengaluru Residents To Lawmakers Over Bad Roads

The residents of Bengaluru's Mahadevapura today gathered at one of the worst traffic zones in the city to protest against the crumbling infrastructure and poor civic amenities, demanding that their elected representatives either improve the situat...
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NDTV
Kamlesh Tiwari's Family Meets Yogi Adityanath, Demands Capital Punishment

Kamlesh Tiwari's Family Meets Yogi Adityanath, Demands Capital Punishment

The family of Kamlesh Tiwari, the UP politician who was murdered at his residence in Lucknow on Friday, met Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for around 30 minutes this afternoon. Speaking to news agency ANI after the meeting, Kiran Tiwari, the victi...
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NDTV
Longest ever non-stop commercial flight lands in Sydney

Longest ever non-stop commercial flight lands in Sydney

A Qantas plane flew from New York to Sydney in 19 hours and 16 minutes.
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ITN
Lebanese continue protests as Lebanon's government frays

Lebanese continue protests as Lebanon's government frays

Lebanese take to the streets for a fourth day to protest against political situation and corruption.
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AFP
Starmer: PM sending unsigned letter to EU 'childlike'

Starmer: PM sending unsigned letter to EU 'childlike'

Starmer: PM sending unsigned letter to EU 'childlike'
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ITN
Labour to push for Commons vote on new Brexit referendum

Labour to push for Commons vote on new Brexit referendum

Labour will push for a new EU referendum when the Government brings its latest Brexit plans to the Commons in the coming days. And shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer left open the possibility the party could back Boris Johnson's deal if a n...
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Press Association
Ian Blackford: Johnson 'not acting like a PM'

Ian Blackford: Johnson 'not acting like a PM'

Ian Blackford: Johnson 'not acting like a PM'
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ITN
Sir Oliver Letwin says he will vote for PM's deal

Sir Oliver Letwin says he will vote for PM's deal

Sir Oliver Letwin says he will vote for PM's deal
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ITN