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'We have lost all what money can buy’: Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica
Washington Post • Amy B. Wang
Militants assault government targets in western Syria, complicating cease-fire talks
Washington Post • Erin Cunningham
Iraqi forces launch battle against Islamic State footholds in vast Anbar province
Washington Post • Tamer El-Ghobashy
UN calls on Congo to protect refugees after deadly shooting
Washington Post • Associated Press
Pope overhauls key institute to reflect his vision of family
Washington Post • Associated Press
Russian navy launches barrage of cruise missiles in drills
Washington Post • Associated Press
Trump tells U.N. some countries 'in fact are going to hell'
The Week • Becca Stanek
Trump warns of 'rogue regimes' in America First-focused U.N. address
The Week • Becca Stanek
Trump Says Iranian Government Is ‘Economically Depleted Rogue State’
Bloomberg
Motorists trapped as suspicious object shuts main UK highway
Washington Post • Associated Press
 
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'We have lost all what money can buy’: Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica
Washington PostAmy B. Wang
The Post's Jason Samenow has the latest forecast for Hurricanes Maria and Jose as they approach the Caribbean, Puerto Rico and the Northeast coast. (Elyse Samuels,Monica Akhtar/The ) app-facebook Roosevelt Skerrit 15 hours ago 221 137 149 Hurricane Maria in Dominica Posted...
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Militants assault government targets in western Syria, complicating cease-fire talks
Washington PostErin Cunningham
People walking through rubble and debris past a damaged ambulance on Sept. 19, 2017, following a reported airstrike by Syrian government forces in the village of Al-Tahh, in northwestern Idlib province. (Omar Haj Kadour/AFP/Getty Images) CONTENT FROM UPS 3 strategies to improve...
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Iraqi forces launch battle against Islamic State footholds in vast Anbar province
Washington PostTamer El-Ghobashy
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UN calls on Congo to protect refugees after deadly shooting
Washington PostAssociated Press
The U.N. refugee agency is calling on Congo’s government to ensure protection for refugees and asylum-seekers after Congolese soldiers shot and killed at least 39 Burundian protesters, including a child.
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Pope overhauls key institute to reflect his vision of family
Washington PostAssociated Press
Pope Francis has overhauled the Vatican institute most closely associated with the conservative sexual morals promoted by St. John Paul II, saying it was necessary to adapt and expand its mission to address the reality of today’s Catholics.
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Russian navy launches barrage of cruise missiles in drills
Washington PostAssociated Press
The Russian military says its warships have test-fired cruise missiles in an exercise that comes along with weeklong war games held by Russia and Belarus.
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Trump tells U.N. some countries 'in fact are going to hell'
The WeekBecca Stanek
President Trump informed the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday that some countries are "going to hell." "Major portions of the world are in conflict and some in fact are going to hell," Trump said in his debut U.N. address in New...
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Trump warns of 'rogue regimes' in America First-focused U.N. address
The WeekBecca Stanek
In his debut address before the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, President Trump doubled down on his America First outlook as he warned of the threats posed by "rogue regimes." He declared that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who he...
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Trump Says Iranian Government Is ‘Economically Depleted Rogue State’
Bloomberg
United Nations (AP) -- Trump says Iranian government is "economically depleted rogue state" whose chief export is violence.
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Motorists trapped as suspicious object shuts main UK highway
Washington PostAssociated Press
Hundreds of motorists were stuck for hours on one of Britain’s main highways after it was closed Tuesday due to a “suspicious object.”
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