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A two-day-old baby is among the dead after four makeshift hospitals were hit by air raids in Syria this weekend.

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Donald Trump gets his ‘Rocky’ moment at convention

In a swirl of balloons and amid the cheers of the masses, Donald Trump finally had his Rocky moment after a rocky convention, and now Democrats are eager to step up for their own spectacle.

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Nice hero ‘willing to die’ as he held on to truck

The have-a-go hero French motorcyclist who tried to stop the truck massacre in Nice last week has revealed he was “ready to die” as he punched the driver while clinging to the door of the speeding vehicle.

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Sayeeda Hussain Warsi warns of ‘respectable racism’

Mainstream politicians have helped fuel a surge in “respectable racism”, former Tory cabinet minister, Sayeeda Hussain Warsi has warned.

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Former Ku Klux Klan leader bids for senate

Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke has announced that he intends to run for the US senate in Louisiana.

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Stars don’t want their music used by Donald Trump

The estate of George Harrison has complained about the use of his music at the Republican National Convention.

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Hillary Clinton set to announce her running mate

Democrat Hillary Clinton was close to announcing a vice presidential running mate last night, with US senator Tim Kaine of Virginia leading a small group of contenders under consideration to help her do battle with Republican rival Donald Trump.

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Munich shooting: Hunt for killers after deadly attack

Gunmen attacked a busy shopping centre in the German city of Munich yesterday evening, spraying bullets as people fled in horror from what police said was a terrorist attack.

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QUIRKY WORLD ... Police wait for dopey owner to claim marijuana package

USA: Police in Pennsylvania are hoping a dope will stop by their station and claim a package containing 2kg of marijuana.

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