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How keepers at Chester Zoo lured six orangutans to safety by waving bananas as enclosure burned
How keepers at Chester Zoo lured six orangutans to safety by waving bananas as enclosure burned

Keepers lured six orangutans, four gibbons and 18 macaques away from the flames at Chester Zoo with the help of tempting bananas, it emerged last night.

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 Hungary: Protesting MPs ejected from state Broadcasting HQ
Hungary: Protesting MPs ejected from state Broadcasting HQ

Security forces have physically ejected Hungarian opposition lawmakers from the headquarters of the Hungarian state broadcaster MTVA in Budapest

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Saudi Arabia says Senate 'interfering' in Jamal Khashoggi murder probe
Saudi Arabia says Senate 'interfering' in Jamal Khashoggi murder probe

A bipartisan Senate resolution says Saudi Arabia's crown prince ordered Jamal Khashoggi’s killing.

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 Woman accuses Sandals resort of mishandling her report of sexual assault by employee
Woman accuses Sandals resort of mishandling her report of sexual assault by employee

Melissa Blayton told ABC News that an employee she met at the pool offered her a sailing lesson and attacked her on open water.

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Meng Lang, Poet Who Promoted Dissident Writers, Dies at 57
Meng Lang, Poet Who Promoted Dissident Writers, Dies at 57

Mr. Meng co-founded the Independent Chinese PEN Center, a nonprofit organization formed in 2011 to promote freedom of expression and publication.

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Malaysia Files Criminal Charges Against Goldman Sachs Over 1MDB Scandal
Malaysia Files Criminal Charges Against Goldman Sachs Over 1MDB Scandal

In the wake of a scandal that brought down the country’s former prime minister, the Malaysian government is seeking fines in excess of $2.7 billion.

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 Can we talk? Ugandans try to coax longtime leader to leave
Can we talk? Ugandans try to coax longtime leader to leave

Can we talk? On a continent of coups, Ugandans try to coax longtime president to step aside

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 Germany to compensate hundreds who fled Nazis as children
Germany to compensate hundreds who fled Nazis as children

Payments will go to people who were evacuated from Nazi Germany as children.

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Trump asked, ‘Do you think I oughta tweet?': The yearslong journey that got Washington to 'yes' on criminal justice reform
Trump asked, ‘Do you think I oughta tweet?': The yearslong journey that got Washington to 'yes' on criminal justice reform

How do you eat 10,000 marshmallows? One at a time. How do you get a co-sponsor or how do you get another person to say yes to the whip call? Same way.

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 Bomb explodes outside private Greek TV station, no one hurt
Bomb explodes outside private Greek TV station, no one hurt

Powerful bomb damages private Greek television station Skai, no one hurt

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