Parisians and visitors cool down in French capital fountains

Parisians and visitors cool down in French capital fountains

Parisians and visitors attempt to cool down by dousing themselves in water in the French capital's fountains near Trocadéro, across the Seine from the Eiffel Tower. A dog is seen frolicking in the water as well. Temperatures are expected to reach ...
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Hong Kong police make arrests in Central district

Riot police make arrests as pro-democracy demonstrators gather in Hong Kong's Central district on Wednesday.
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Venice underwater as exceptional tide sweeps through canal city

Venice has been hit by the highest tide in more than 50 years, with tourists wading through flooded streets to seek shelter as a fierce wind whipped up waves in St. Mark's Square.
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Office workers in HK's business district show solidarity to protest movement

Office workers in HK's business district show solidarity to protest movement

A few hundred office workers in Hong Kong's business district gather during lunch time to show solidarity towards the pro-democracy movement.
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Police and Morales supporters clash in La Paz as new leader endorsed

Police and Morales supporters clash in La Paz as new leader endorsed

Clashes erupt between Bolivia's police and Evo Morales supporters in La Paz after deputy senate speaker proclaimed herself Bolivia's new interim president.
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Drone images show thousands of protesters in Santiago

Drone images show thousands of protesters in Santiago

Thousands gather at Plaza Italia in Santiago as mass street demonstrations continue, demanding the resignation of President Sebastian Pinera and greater social reform.
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The morning after in Hong Kong following intense protests

The morning after in Hong Kong following intense protests

Hong Kong's major shopping street Nathan Road is strewn with rubble and barricades following Tuesday's fierce protests.
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Bolivia's Morales condemns 'coup' by interim president

Bolivia's Morales condemns 'coup' by interim president

Bolivia's former president Evo Morales condemned what he called "the sneakiest, most nefarious coup in history" Tuesday after deputy Senate speaker Jeanine Anez proclaimed herself the country's new interim president.
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Bolivian senator proclaims herself president

Bolivian senator proclaims herself president

A deputy speaker of the Bolivian senate, Jeanine Anez, proclaimes herself the country's new interim president during a session of Congress that failed to reach a quorum.
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Flooded palace as record high tide hits flooded Venice

Flooded palace as record high tide hits flooded Venice

A palace is flooded in Venice as a record high tide hits the Italian city, with water levels expected to reach or surpass 1.90 metres (six feet) according to the city's tide monitoring centre.
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Pro-independence protesters block roads in Barcelona

Pro-independence protesters block roads in Barcelona

Protesters with the pro-independence movement block roads in Barcelona, causing traffic to come to a standstill. On Monday, hundreds of separatists shut down the busy motorway between France and Spain at the border in protest over the sentencing l...
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Anger, sadness, relief: mixed feelings among La Paz residents after Morales departure

Anger, sadness, relief: mixed feelings among La Paz residents after Morales departure

After two nights of violence across the city, locals in La Paz, where street barriades remain in place, have mixed feelings about Evo Morales leaving the country.
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Why did one Ohio school district decide to arm its teachers?

Why did one Ohio school district decide to arm its teachers?

In rural Shelby County in Ohio, law enforcement has trained teachers to fight back, should an attacker threaten students. They are among the first in the United States to embrace the controversial strategy of arming teachers.
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In Brazil, dentists give victims of domestic violence a new life

In Brazil, dentists give victims of domestic violence a new life

Millions of women are victims of domestic violence in Brazil. Their faces and teeth are often targeted in the violent assaults at the hands of their partners. But a network of volunteer dentists are helping victims to smile again by reconstructin...
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Iraq: Iraqi demonstrators clash with security forces amid on-going protests

Iraq: Iraqi demonstrators clash with security forces amid on-going protests

Iraqi demonstrators clash with security forces who used stun and tear gas grenades to disperse protests in the Baghdad's central, as the Iraqi capital braces for another day of anti-government demonstrations.
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Bolivia's Evo Morales arrives in Mexico under political asylum (3)

Bolivia's Evo Morales arrives in Mexico under political asylum (3)

Bolivia's ex-president Evo Morales arrives in Mexico to take up political asylum, two days after resigning amid mounting protests over his fraud-stained re-election to a fourth term.
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Bolivia's Evo Morales arrives in Mexico under political asylum

Bolivia's Evo Morales arrives in Mexico under political asylum

Bolivia's ex-president Evo Morales arrives in Mexico to take up political asylum, two days after resigning amid mounting protests over his fraud-stained re-election to a fourth term.
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Tennis: Macron greets Fed Cup winners

Tennis: Macron greets Fed Cup winners

The French tennis players who won the Fed Cup against Australia on Sunday, in Perth, are welcomed by Emmanuel Macron at the Elysée Palace. It is France's first Fed Cup title since 2003.
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Capsule living: a 'cheap' option for young people flocking to LA

Capsule living: a 'cheap' option for young people flocking to LA

Kay Wilson has just moved to Los Angeles, the city of her dreams, and considers herself lucky: the 26-year-old hairdresser has found a place to live at the same price as the studio she used to rent in Pennsylvania. The only problem is that the you...
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Bolivia's Evo Morales arrives in Mexico under political asylum

Bolivia's Evo Morales arrives in Mexico under political asylum

Bolivia's ex-president Evo Morales arrives in Mexico to take up political asylum, two days after resigning amid mounting protests over his fraud-stained re-election to a fourth term.
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Bolivia interim president-in-waiting: 'no one asked Morales to leave'

Bolivia interim president-in-waiting: 'no one asked Morales to leave'

Senator set to succeed Bolivia's Morales as interim president Jeanine Anez hopes to be able to elect president soon as she pledged to call fresh elections to end the political crisis.
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Protests in Chile's capital continue

Protests in Chile's capital continue

Protest against the government of Sebastián Piñera continue in Chile. The government has announced it will move to draft a new constitution and replace one dating back to the Augusto Pinochet dictatorship.
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Protesters clash with police in Hong Kong's business district

Protesters clash with police in Hong Kong's business district

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters clash with riot police in the city's upmarket business district, extending one of the most violent stretches of unrest seen in more than five months of political chaos.
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Maduro supporters protest in support of Bolivia's Morales

Maduro supporters protest in support of Bolivia's Morales

President Nicolas Maduro supporters in Caracas protest in support of Evo Morales, the leftist president whose resignation has left a power vacuum in the South American nation.
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Unlocking an asteroid’s secrets

Unlocking an asteroid’s secrets

Videographic presenting the Hayabusa2 mission. Japan's Hayabusa-2 probe will leave its orbit around a distant asteroid and head for Earth on Wednesday after an unprecedented mission, carrying samples that could shed light on the origins of the Sol...