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2019-09-21, The Independent
Walmart will stop selling e-cigarettes at its US stores as vaping-related deaths and illnesses are rising across the country. On Friday the US's largest...
The Independent: Protests have erupted in Rio de Janeiro after an eight-year-old girl was allegedly shot dead by police. Hundreds of demonstrators demanded an end to police violence after AgathaFelix was fatally struck by a stray bullet in one of the city’s favelas on Friday...
The Independent: Three teenage boys have been arrested after a girl claimed she was repeatedly gang-raped at a school in Israel. The 13-year-old alleged victim said she was tied up and assaulted in a basement bomb shelter during break times over a ten-day period, according to...
The Independent: When the breaking news came out that Tunisian autocratic ruler, Zine el Abidine Ben Ali, had died on Thursday, few moments of caution and need for verification followed before official information confirmed his death in Jeddah. Rumours of his death have...
The Independent: In China’s northwest, the government is stripping the most overt expressions of the Islamic faith from a picturesque valley where most residents are devout Muslims. Authorities have destroyed domes and minarets on mosques, including one in a small village near...
The Independent: Authorities on Saturday identified the four Chinese tourists killed in a bus crash in southern Utah, and the tour group is dispatching employees from China to help those injured. Three women and one man perished in the crash on a highway running through the...
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Dothan Eagle: GlobalForecast as of 23:00 GMT Saturday, September 21, 2019 ————— City/Town, Country;Saturday's Weather Condition;Saturday's High Temp (F);Saturday's Low Temp (F);Sunday's Weather Condition;Sunday's High Temp (F);Sunday's Low Temp (F);Sunday's Wind...
The Independent: Labour will abolish prescription charges in England, the shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth will announce at the party conference tomorrow. Currently prescriptions are free for people living in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland but cost £9 per...
All Africa: Les grands Commandements (arm�e, gendarmerie et police) ont appel� ce samedi 21 septembre 2019, � la Pr�fecture de Police d'Abidjan, leurs collaborateurs � la tol�rance, l'indulgence, la solidarit� et � la discipline entre fr�res d'armes. ......
All Africa: Des tirs sporadiques ont �t� entendus samedi dans les environs du lyc�e classique de Cocody situ� � l'Est d'Abidjan, par "des individus non identifi�s", a confi� une source s�curitaire � ALERTE INFO. ......
All Africa: Le concours culturel de vacances � Vari�toscope � de la premi�re cha�ne de Radiodiffusion t�l�vision ivoirienne (RTI1), qui a d�marr� le 16 ao�t, a connu son apoth�ose le vendredi 20 septembre 2019, � Abidjan, avec la victoire de Etoile du Gu�mon. ......
The Independent: Hundreds of parachutists floated out of clear blue skies in the eastern Netherlands on Saturday to commemorate the 75th anniversary of a daring but ultimately unsuccessful mission that sought to end the Second World War. Operation Market Garden...
The Independent: Rare anti-government protests broke out in Egypt Friday calling on President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to step down. The former army general has overseen an unprecedented political crackdown, silencing critics and jailing thousands. Mr El-Sissi came to power...
The Independent: A man has drowned attempting to propose to his girlfriend underwater during their “once-in-a-lifetime” holiday. Steven Weber dived into the ocean to pop the question to Kenesha Antoine through the window of their submerged cabin in Tanzania. Video footage...