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Maduro closing Brazil border days before humanitarian aid set to be delivered
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has ordered the vast border with Brazil to be closed just days before opposition leaders plan to bring in foreign humanitarian aid.
Climate threat doubter leads effort to advise Trump on 'climate security'
The Trump administration is exploring the idea of forming a special committee to look at climate change and security risks, with the effort being co-ordinated by a 79-year-old physicist who rejects mainstream climate science.
Vatican looks to address 'deep wound' of child sex abuse at summit
Pope Francis opened a landmark sex abuse prevention summit Thursday by warning senior Catholic figures that the faithful are demanding concrete action against predator priests and not just words of condemnation. Victims then told the bishops of the searing emotional pain of their abuse.
Japanese spacecraft attempts landing on distant asteroid
A Japanese spacecraft began its approach Thursday toward a distant asteroid on a mission to collect material that could provide clues to the origin of the solar system and life on Earth.
U.S. and China resume trade talks in standoff over tech policy
Coast guard lieutenant accused of amassing hit list of Democrats, media figures due in court
Sudanese government arrests several opposition politicians
FBI had 'reasonable belief' to suggest Trump had ties to Russia, Andrew McCabe says
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'I was fed up': Meet the Haitian-Canadian activist who helped spark anti-corruption demonstrations in Haiti
How Venezuela became the latest fault line in a battle for global influence
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