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The Latest: Cuba rejects talk of mediation role on Venezuela

By: AP | Venezuela | Published:July 26, 2017 10:17 pm A two-day national strike has been called beginning Wednesday to protest President Nicolas Maduro’s plans to rewrite the country’s constitution. (Source-AP Photo) The Latest on Venezuela, where a two-day national strike has been called beginning Wednesday to protest President Nicolas Maduro’s …

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Donald Trump says transgender people barred from US military

By: AFP | Washington | Published:July 26, 2017 8:45 pm An estimated 2,500 to 7,000 transgender people are among the 1.3 million active duty service members. President Donald Trump announced today that transgender people may not serve “in any capacity” in the US military, citing the “tremendous medical costs and …

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At least 8 dead in building collapse in Nigeria’s Lagos

By: AP | Lagos | Published:July 26, 2017 6:29 pm Rescue workers looking for survivors watch as debris falls from a collapsed building in a densely populated neighbourhood in Lagos, Nigeria, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (AP Photo) A four-story residential building collapsed in Nigeria’s largest city and killed at least …

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Woman forced to carry child on lap sues United Airlines

By: PTI | Houston | Published:July 26, 2017 3:39 pm Yamauchi, a Kapolei Middle School teacher, held her toddler, Taizo, for the entire three-and-a-half hour flight from Houston to Boston. Representational Image. An Asian-origin teacher has decided to sue United Airlines as she was forced to hold her two-year-old son …

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US says Macau billionaire hoped UN bribery would cement legacy

By: Reuters | New York | Published:July 26, 2017 8:45 am Ng Lap Seng, 69, has pleaded not guilty to bribery and money laundering charges.(Source: reuters/File) Ng Lap Seng’s dream of “fame and more fortune” drove the Macau billionaire to bribe United Nations officials to win support for a multibillion-dollar …

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