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UN's Antonio Guterres warns against North Korea war

World leaders should take threat of 'nuclear peril' seriously, says UN chief, discouraging 'fiery talk' on North Korea.

Antonio Guterres addressed the UNGA

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'Widespread devastation' as Maria lashes Dominica

PM Roosevelt Skerrit says Dominica has 'lost all what money can buy' after Hurricane Maria ravages Caribbean island.

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Trump threatens to 'destroy North Korea' if necessary

US president expresses hope military action will not be necessary to thwart risk of North Korean nuclear attack.

Trump addressed the UNGA

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Strike over new transport taxes brings Haiti to a halt

Protesters, unhappy with a new budget approved earlier this month, take to the streets for a second week.

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Hurricane Maria barrels towards islands hit by Irma

Forecasters warn the now Category 5 storm has the potential to be 'catastrophic' as it heads towards the Caribbean.

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Maria devastates Dominica, heads to Puerto Rico

The Caribbean has been hit by another Category 5 hurricane which now has other islands in its sights.

Residents in San Juan, Puerto Rico

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A simulated voyage to Mars: Crew emerges from isolation

Research group emerges from isolation in Hawaii as part of study on psychological impacts of long-term space travel.

NASA-backed research crew

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Hurricane Maria threatens Caribbean after Irma

A strengthening storm is swirling towards the eastern Caribbean along a path similar to deadly Hurricane Irma.

Hurricane Maria

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US ambassador: North Korea will be 'destroyed'

Nikki Haley warns 'reckless' Pyongyang 'a whole lot of military options' are being considered to defend US and allies.

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley

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US considers embassy closure in Cuba over 'incidents'

Secretary of state says closing US embassy in Havana is 'under review' after possible sonic attacks on staff.

US diplomats in Cuba

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