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Santiago, Chile faces state of emergency declaration as violent protests continue over subway fares

Santiago, Chile faces state of emergency declaration as violent protests continue over subway fares

SUMMARY: Protesters burned several subway stations and damaged dozens of others, and some set fire to a high-rise energy company building.

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Quantas Airlines' "Project Sunrise" takes off as world's longest nonstop flight

Quantas Airlines' "Project Sunrise" takes off as world's longest nonstop flight

SUMMARY: PG&E CEO says California blackouts could last another decade

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Nestor to sweep along Atlantic Seaboard with heavy rainfall, gusty winds through Sunday

Nestor to sweep along Atlantic Seaboard with heavy rainfall, gusty winds through Sunday

SUMMARY: "Small craft operations should consider keeping their vessels in port on Sunday along the mid-Atlantic coast," Sosnowski said.

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Parliament votes to withhold Boris Johnson's Brexit deal

Parliament votes to withhold Boris Johnson's Brexit deal

SUMMARY: PG&E CEO says California blackouts could last another decade

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Chile declares state of emergency in Santiago as violent protests escalate

Chile declares state of emergency in Santiago as violent protests escalate

SUMMARY: PG&E CEO says California blackouts could last another decade

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World's longest nonstop flight: Qantas Airlines completes 19-hour flight from New York to Sydney

World's longest nonstop flight: Qantas Airlines completes 19-hour flight from New York to Sydney

SUMMARY: New York passengers would save a four-hour stopover in Los Angeles, and London passengers would save a connection in Singapore.

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Bolivia elections: Will Evo Morales get a fourth term in office?

Bolivia elections: Will Evo Morales get a fourth term in office?

SUMMARY: Incumbent Evo Morales is again running for his Movement for Socialism (Mas) party.

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Coffins of 3,000-year-old mummies opened in Egypt

Coffins of 3,000-year-old mummies opened in Egypt

SUMMARY: "The ancient Egyptian where they were found gathered in a cache in two levels, one above the other."

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Chile protests: Fare increase suspended as unrest continues

Chile protests: Fare increase suspended as unrest continues

SUMMARY: Soldiers in armoured personnel carriers confronted protesters in Santiago, which is under a state of emergency.

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Egypt reveals details about 30 ancient coffins found with mummies inside

Egypt reveals details about 30 ancient coffins found with mummies inside

SUMMARY: PG&E CEO says California blackouts could last another decade

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Rep. Francis Rooney announces retirement after criticizing Trump comments

Rep. Francis Rooney announces retirement after criticizing Trump comments

SUMMARY: "I've done what I came to do," Rooney told Vittert, adding that he got offshore drilling banned and money for the Everglades.

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Calls for revolution at Lebanon protests

Calls for revolution at Lebanon protests

SUMMARY: VideoThousands of people have taken to the streets of Lebanon for a third day of nationwide protests.

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Demolition of hotel cranes in New Orleans delayed until Sunday

Demolition of hotel cranes in New Orleans delayed until Sunday

SUMMARY: Photo courtesy New Orleans Fire Department/TwitterOct. 19 (UPI) -- The controlled demolition of two cranes at the Hard Rock Hotel construction site has been delayed from Saturday until Sunday to better prepare the area, the city of New Orleans announced.

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Afghanistan delays announcing results of presidential election

Afghanistan delays announcing results of presidential election

SUMMARY: Photo by Jalil Rezayee/EPA-EFEOct. 19 (UPI) -- Afghanistan's election commission has delayed announcing results of the presidential election.

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Death toll rises to 73 in Afghanistan mosque bombing

Death toll rises to 73 in Afghanistan mosque bombing

SUMMARY: Photo by Ghulamullah Habibi/EPA-EFEOct. 19 (UPI) -- The death toll from an Afghanistan mosque bombing rose to 73 people Saturday as the village of some 70 families buried its dead.

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Turkey to target 'terrorists' in Syria after cease-fire if agreement not reached

Turkey to target 'terrorists' in Syria after cease-fire if agreement not reached

SUMMARY: Smoke clouds rise from the scene of clashes near Ras al-Ayn, northeastern of Syria on Thursday, before cease-fire between Turkey and Kurdish militants.

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Croatians protest over release of teen's alleged rapists

Croatians protest over release of teen's alleged rapists

SUMMARY: Marching under a banner of “justice for girls”, the protesters demanded better protection for victims of sexual violence.

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Meghan Markle interview: Duchess of Sussex opens up about being new mom in ITV documentary with Prince Harry

Meghan Markle interview: Duchess of Sussex opens up about being new mom in ITV documentary with Prince Harry

SUMMARY: He opened up about his ongoing conflicts with the press and the pressures of growing up in the spotlight in an interview for ITV's upcoming documentary, "Harry & Meghan: An African Journey."

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Turkish President Erdogan vows to 'crush the heads' of Kurds in Syria

Turkish President Erdogan vows to 'crush the heads' of Kurds in Syria

SUMMARY: The Turkish president has threatened to 'crush the heads' of Kurdish fighters in SyriaTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to "crush the heads" of Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria if they do not withdraw from the region before the end of a fragile ceasefire.

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Father obtains order to halt funeral of woman killed by Fort Worth, Texas, officer

Father obtains order to halt funeral of woman killed by Fort Worth, Texas, officer

SUMMARY: Oct. 19 (UPI) -- The father of a woman shot and killed in her home by a Fort Worth, Texas, police officer won a restraining order to halt her funeral and burial arrangements scheduled for Saturday.

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