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White House shooting: Man suffers 'self-inflicted wound'

Image caption US television showed police gathered in front of the White House’s north lawn A man is reported to have shot himself outside the White House in Washington, the US Secret Service says. It tweeted that agents were “responding to reports of a person who allegedly suffered a self-inflicted …

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Slovakia journalist murder: Seven suspects released by police

Image copyright AFP Image caption Marchers carry portraits of murdered journalist Jan Kuciak and his girlfriend Martina Kusnirova All of the seven people arrested in connection with the killing of an investigative journalist in Slovakia have been released, police say. Jan Kuciak, who was writing an article on corruption allegations, …

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Melon listeria kills three in Australia

Image copyright Getty Images A third person has died in Australia after eating melon contaminated with listeria bacteria. Fifteen elderly people have now been infected in the outbreak, which is being linked to a melon-grower in the state of New South Wales. The first two fatalities were from New South …

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Five reasons why trade wars aren't easy to win

Image copyright STR/AFP/Getty What happens now that President Donald Trump has said he will move forward with tariffs on steel and aluminium products? Analysts are warning of a trade war, as officials from Europe, Asia and Latin America threaten retaliation. Mr Trump predicted it would be “easy” for the US …

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