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Hong Kong's divide: 1 protest for democracy, 1…

Pro-democracy protesters are marching on one side of Hong Kong's harbor to demand the government heed their demands, while across the water, a pro-government rally is calling for an end to the often violent protests

Florida for $5m, anyone?

Donald Trump isn't the first US leader to seek expansion using taxpayer dollars. But did those deals work out?

Colorado Adopts Zero-Emission Vehicle Standard

​In an 8-1 vote, Colorado's Air Quality Control Commission approved adopting a zero-emission vehicle standard for the state.

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Rally, pickets call for fair Moscow elections

About 4,000 people have held a rally in Moscow to demand fairness in upcoming city council elections, and solo pickets protesting the exclusion of some opposition and independent candidates are taking place at prominent monuments

'Iran is the most beautiful country'

A former senior executive at a Chinese internet company is now a freelance photographer travelling around the globe. First stop - Iran.

General Electric Shares Down Following…

A whistleblower who worked to expose Bernie Madoff alleges he and his team have discovered $38 billion in accounting irregularities at GE.

Iranian tanker to leave Gibraltar soon despite US…

The shipping agent for an Iranian supertanker caught in a diplomatic standoff says the vessel is ready to depart Gibraltar in "24 to 48 hours," despite a last-minute effort by the United States to seize it again

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Could solar power end Nigeria's power cuts?

Femi Adeyemo of Arnergy, says solar energy could be one answer to Nigeria's numerous power cuts.

EPA Reconsiders Decision To Allow Use Of…

​The EPA says will "re-evaluate" its authorization of M-44 devices and sodium cyanide, which are meant to stop predators from killing livestock.

Indian authorities begin easing clampdown in…

Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir have begun restoring landline phone services after a nearly two-week unprecedented security crackdown and news blackout following a decision to downgrade the majority-Muslim region's autonomy

Extinction Rebellion plans more mass disturbances

Co-founder Roger Hallam says more disturbances are planned for London in October.

U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib Cancels Trip To The West…

In a tweet Friday morning, Rep. Tlaib said she would not allow Israel to make her "bow down" to its "oppressive & racist policies."

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Kim expresses 'great satisfaction' over NKorea…

North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of an unspecified new weapon, seen as an attempt to pressure Washington and Seoul over slow nuclear negotiations and their joint military exercises