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Egypt's Christians flee Sinai amid Islamic State killing spree Reuters

Egypt's Christians flee Sinai amid Islamic State killing spree

EXPERT VIEWS-Transgender rights under new Trump policy Ellen Wulfhorst

EXPERT VIEWS-Transgender rights under new Trump policy

Brazil's advocates push for land rights as Carnival kicks off Chris Arsenault

Brazil's indigenous leaders push for Amazon land rights as Carnival kicks off

Mexico warns of tariffs, spurns U.S. aid under review by ... Reuters

Mexico warns of tariffs, spurns U.S. aid under review by Trump

Iraqi forces punch into western Mosul, launch air strikes in Syria Reuters

Iraqi forces punch into western Mosul, launch air strikes in Syria

Refugees rest on, under and next to a truck in Maiduguri, Nigeria Reuters

Refugees rest on, under and next to a truck in the Muna Garage area on the outskirts of Maiduguri, Nigeria

Orlando Bloom says Lake Chad region suffering "hard to comprehend" Magdalena Mis

Orlando Bloom says children's suffering in Lake Chad region "hard to comprehend"

Boko Haram and famine hit efforts to rebuild lives in NE Nigeria' Reuters

Boko Haram and famine hit efforts to rebuild lives in Nigeria's northeast

"Coping" in Lake Chad crisis should not be mistaken for resilience Nellie Peyton

INTERVIEW-"Coping" in Lake Chad crisis should not be mistaken for resilience

No sign of thaw in Syrian talks as UN envoy offers working ... Reuters

No sign of thaw in Syrian talks as UN envoy offers working paper

Bid to reduce Amazon reserves tallies with mining proposals-WWF Nadia Pontes

Bid to reduce Amazon reserves corresponds with mining proposals - WWF

Millions at risk from African famine worsened by Boko Haram -UN Reuters

Millions at risk from African famine worsened by Boko Haram -UN

African app cuts medical costs with "virtual pharmacy" Nellie Peyton

African app cuts medical costs with community "virtual pharmacy"

Mexico tequila maker has a shot at turning agave waste into fuel Sophie Hares

Mexico tequila maker has a shot at turning agave waste into fuel

Zuma says S.Africa to allow land seizure without payment Reuters

Zuma says S.Africa will allow expropriation of land without compensation

Islamic State car bomb kills more than 50 in northwest Syria Reuters

Islamic State car bomb kills more than 50 in northwest Syria

Slovenia allows same-sex marriage, but not adoption Reuters

Slovenia allows same-sex marriage, but not adoption

Memories of Balkans war compel many to help new wave of refugees Lin Taylor

Memories of Balkans war compel many to help new wave of refugees

Kansas man charged with killing Indian in possible hate ... Reuters

Kansas man charged with killing Indian in possible hate crime

Groups sue EPA to protect wild salmon from climate change Reuters

Groups sue EPA to protect wild salmon from climate change

Guatemala blocks entry to Dutch ship providing abortions Reuters

Guatemala blocks entry to Dutch ship providing abortions

California releases environmental bills in attempt to thwart Trump Reuters

California lawmakers release environmental bills in attempt to thwart Trump

Caitlyn Jenner, teen singer appeal to Trump on transgender rights Reuters

Caitlyn Jenner, teen singer appeal to Trump on transgender rights

Sweden hits back at Trump, defends immigration policies Reuters

Sweden hits back at Trump, defends generous immigration policies

Arkansas Supreme Court blocks local LGBT nondiscrimination ... Reuters

Arkansas Supreme Court blocks local LGBT nondiscrimination measures

Wet weather eases California drought Reuters

Wet weather eases California drought

Canada's Trudeau pressured to tackle problem of asylum-seekers Reuters

Canada's Trudeau pressured to tackle problem of asylum-seekers

Italy says 2,500 boat migrants rescued at sea in three days Reuters

Italy says 2,500 boat migrants rescued at sea in three days

California county seeks nationwide halt of Trump sanctuary order Reuters

California county seeks nationwide halt of Trump sanctuary order

Arrests among demonstrators as Dakota pipeline camp clears Reuters

Arrests among dwindling demonstrators as Dakota pipeline camp cleared

Thirteen dead migrants found in shipping container in Libya Reuters

Thirteen dead migrants found in shipping container in Libya

Arrests among dwindling demonstrators at Dakota pipeline protests Reuters

Arrests among dwindling demonstrators at Dakota pipeline protest camp

Yemen's failing health system leaves millions at risk of disease Magdalena Mis

Yemen's failing health system leaves millions at risk of disease: UN

Bosnia submits bid to revise genocide ruling, angers Serbs Reuters

Bosnia submits bid to revise genocide ruling, angers Serbs

Victims of sex crime race strict Indian abortion deadline Roli Srivastava

FEATURE-Victims of sex crime race strict Indian abortion deadline

Syrian women demand U.N. talks address fate of detainees Reuters

Syrian women demand U.N. talks address fate of detainees

Syria's warring sides face off as UN tells them: end the nightmare Reuters

Syria's warring sides face off as UN tells them: end the nightmare

Ireland passes law making it a crime to buy sex Emma Batha

Ireland passes law making it a crime to buy sex

Roman excavations threaten slum life in Turkish port city Paul Benjamin Osterlund

FEATURE-Roman excavations threaten slum life in Turkish port city

UK asylum claims drop despite rising refugee crisis Lin Taylor

UK asylum claims drop despite rising refugee crisis

Mali soldiers, armed groups hold first joint patrol Reuters

Mali soldiers, armed groups hold first joint patrol in northern town

Can Barcelona 'superblocks' cut traffic and clean up city air? Sophie Davies

FEATURE-Can Barcelona 'superblocks' cut traffic and clean up city air?

Bomb kills at least 10 in Pakistan's Lahore Reuters

Bomb kills at least 10 in shopping district in Pakistan's Lahore

Cambodia jails land rights activist for 2-1/2 years Reuters

Cambodia jails land rights activist for 2-1/2 years

Iraqi forces storm Mosul airport, military base Reuters

Iraqi forces storm Mosul airport, military base

Buddhist monks pray at Dhammakaya temple in Thailand Reuters

Buddhist monks pray and hold placards behind a wire barricade at Dhammakaya temple

U.N. seeks $4 bln aid to avert famine for 20 mln in Africa Reuters

U.N. urgently seeks $4 bln aid to avert famine for 20 mln in Africa, Yemen

Emails show ties between new EPA head, energy firms-watchdog Reuters

Emails show ties between new EPA head, energy firms-watchdog

Women carry boxes of food aid delivered by the United ... Reuters

Women carry boxes of food aid delivered by the United Nations in Rubkuai village, South Sudan

India seeks to crack down on C-section birth for profits Nita Bhalla

India seeks to crack down on C-section birth for profits

Small farmers play big role in felling Peru rainforest Chris Arsenault

Small farmers play big role in felling Peru rainforest - satellite maps

Investors urged to quench growing thirst for climate finance Megan Rowling

Investors urged to quench growing thirst for climate-friendly finance

Assault on UK aid based on fake news: Miliband Magda Mis

Assault on UK aid is based on fake news: humanitarian chief David Miliband

Trump revokes Obama guidelines on transgender bathrooms Reuters

Trump revokes Obama guidelines on transgender bathrooms

Brands pull out of Bangladesh summit over worker rights Serajul Quadir and Nita Bhalla

Big fashion brands pull out of Bangladesh garment summit over worker rights concerns

UK names London's first female police chief Reuters

UK names Cressida Dick as London's first female police chief

Wooden "plyscrapers" challenge concrete and steel Reuters

Wooden "plyscrapers" challenge concrete and steel

Young refugees urge UK to save child migrants scheme Anna Pujol-Mazzini

Young refugees "traded like cattle" by smugglers urge UK to save child migrants scheme

Millions risk starvation in Nigeria, Lake Chad region - UN Reuters

Millions risk starvation in Nigeria, Lake Chad region - United Nations

Far from Brooklyn, Iraq's hipsters declare war on poor dress sense Reuters

Far from Brooklyn, Iraq's hipsters declare war on poor dress sense

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Egypt's Christians flee Sinai amid Islamic State killing spree
EXPERT VIEWS-Transgender rights under new Trump policy
Brazil's indigenous leaders push for Amazon land rights as Carnival kicks off
Mexico warns of tariffs, spurns U.S. aid under review by Trump
Iraqi forces punch into western Mosul, launch air strikes in Syria
Refugees rest on, under and next to a truck in the Muna Garage area on the outskirts of Maiduguri, Nigeria
Orlando Bloom says children's suffering in Lake Chad region "hard to comprehend"
Boko Haram and famine hit efforts to rebuild lives in Nigeria's northeast
INTERVIEW-"Coping" in Lake Chad crisis should not be mistaken for resilience
No sign of thaw in Syrian talks as UN envoy offers working paper
Bid to reduce Amazon reserves corresponds with mining proposals - WWF
Millions at risk from African famine worsened by Boko Haram -UN
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