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Mexico earthquake: Children killed at collapsed primary school

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Tuesday's huge quake killed at least 223 people, including children at a school in the capital.

Iran's leader Hassan Rouhani slams Donald Trump in UN speech

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Iran's president hits back over the US president's criticism of his country and its 2015 nuclear deal.

Where is the worst damage?

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A 7.1 magnitude earthquake hits central Mexico, killing more than 200 people and bringing down buildings in Mexico City.

Catalonia referendum: Spain PM calls for 'escalation' to stop

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Mariano Rajoy appeals to Catalan separatists in a televised speech after a day of unrest in Barcelona.

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How Angela Merkel rose to power to lead Germany

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Angela Merkel has led Germany since 2005 and she is tipped to win a fourth term as chancellor.

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Fed to start unwinding bond portfolio

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The Fed will start to reduce its $4.2trn balance sheet in October.

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Mark Sampson sacked as England women's manager

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Mark Sampson is sacked as England women's manager following evidence of "unacceptable" behaviour with female players in a previous role.

Hurricane Maria knocks out power in Puerto Rico

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The powerful storm has cut off electricity to 3.5 million people.

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Hurricane Maria: Whole of Puerto Rico without power

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Hurricane Maria has knocked out electricity for the entire island, home to more than 3.5m people.

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Hurricane Maria batters Puerto Rico

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The powerful storm barrels through the Caribbean, leaving at least seven dead in Dominica.

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Jake LaMotta: Legendary Raging Bull boxer dies at 95

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Jake LaMotta, the uncompromising boxer portrayed by Robert De Niro, has died aged 95, his family says.

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Islamic State 'execution' stopped by RAF drone in Syria

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This is the moment an RAF drone stopped a public murder staged by so-called Islamic State in Syria.

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Baby names: Olivia top for girls as William makes way for Muhammad

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Harper has seen the biggest rise in popularity for girls while Jaxon is growing among boys.

Paralympic events in Mexico postponed after earthquake

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The International Paralympic Committee postpones World Championships in powerlifting and swimming following the earthquake in Mexico City.

'Racist' Native American tapestry 'should not be displayed'

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A group representing American Indians says the British work depicts native peoples as "savages".

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Catalonia referendum: Spain steps up raids to halt vote

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Senior officials are detained as police target ministries involved in planning a banned referendum.

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Aerial footage shows devastated Dominica

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Fallen trees, flattened buildings and strewn debris can be seen after Hurricane Maria struck.

Mexico: Huge earthquake topples buildings, killing more than 200

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The tremor toppled buildings in the capital, including a school, with many trapped in the rubble.

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Singapore baggage handler 'swapped hundreds of tags'

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The Singaporean has been charged over the alleged mischief but his motivations are still not known.

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Apocalyptic threats

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The US president's uncompromising language causes a stir in the hallowed hall of diplomacy.

Wednesday, Sep 20

Trump's first UN speech met with criticism from some leaders

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The US president's first key speech at the UN was denounced by some member nations he had singled out.

Tuesday, Sep 19

Trump: US would destroy North Korea if forced to defend itself

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The US president condemns "rogue nations" in his debut speech to the UN General Assembly.

Hurricane Maria 'devastates' Dominica: PM

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The category five hurricane has battered the island of Dominica and is now hammering Guadeloupe.

How flying messes with your mind

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There’s a reason you sniffle at the inflight movie

Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as category five storm

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The hurricane strengthens to category five and makes landfall with devastating effect.

Monday, Sep 18

Hurricane Maria threatens British Virgin Islands

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The British Virgin Islands, still trying to get back on its feet after Irma, are now threatened by Maria.

North Korea says sanctions will accelerate nuclear programme

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In an angry statement, Pyongyang says pressure will only make it accelerate its nuclear programme.

Georgia Tech student Scout Schultz shot dead by police

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An inquiry is launched after Scout Schultz is killed confronting officers with a knife.

Hurricane Maria strengthens as it nears Caribbean islands

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Hurricane Maria will bring storm surges and life-threatening floods to already devastated areas.

Sunday, Sep 17

Rohingya 'extremists' trying to build stronghold - Myanmar army

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The army chief insists that Rohingya people, who are fleeing violence, have no roots in the country.

Parsons Green bombing: UK terror threat lowered to severe

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A second man, aged 21, is arrested over Friday's attack, while the UK threat level reverts to severe.

Rohingya crisis: 'Last chance' for Aung San Suu Kyi

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Myanmar's de facto leader must act to stop "absolutely horrible" tragedy, the UN chief tells the BBC.

Paris climate deal: US denies it will stay in accord

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Reports say the US will no longer withdraw from the Paris deal or will change its approach.

Saturday, Sep 16

Police still question London bomb suspect

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A man, 18, is arrested at Dover port on suspicion of a terror offence before armed officers search a house in Surrey.

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh to restrict movement of migrants

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Wide-ranging restrictions will be imposed on the movement of 400,000 people fleeing Myanmar.

North Korea will reach its nuclear force goal - Kim Jong-un

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Its leader says Pyongyang wants to establish "equilibrium" of military force with the US.

Cult actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91

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The Kentucky-born star had more than 100 film credits, including Alien and Cool Hand Luke.