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Zambia's President Edgar Lungu declared election winner

August 15, 2016 - 8:45am
Zambia's President Edgar Lungu is re-elected, according to official results, which are being challenged by the main opposition party.
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'I hope I never see another night like it'

August 15, 2016 - 7:59am
Shots were fired during new protests in the US city of Milwaukee, police say, as demonstrators took to the streets for a second night.
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Air rescues amid historic Louisiana flooding

August 15, 2016 - 7:51am
President Obama has declared the US state of Louisiana a disaster area after unprecedented flooding.
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Syria conflict: Bus blast kills rebels near Turkey border

August 15, 2016 - 7:25am
More than 30 Syrian rebel fighters are reportedly killed in a suicide bombing on a bus near the Atmeh border crossing with Turkey claimed by IS.
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Hong Kong ladies' night app defies legal ruling

August 15, 2016 - 7:15am
Bar and club industry wants more ladies' nights, even though a court ruled they're discriminatory.
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Images from Cuba before Fidel Castro's 1959 revolution.