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US ends Temporary Protected Status for 55,000 Haitians

US gives Haitians with TPS 18 months to leave the country or find a way to legalise their status.

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One in five women victim of online harassment: report

Online abuse and harassment targeting women has lasting effects on victims, a survey by Amnesty International shows.

#MeToo campaign

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Sebastian Pinera to face Alejandro Guiller in run-off

Conservative Sebastian Pinera will face socialist Alejandro Guiller after neither candidate wins 50 percent of the vote.

Sebastian Pinera

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Concerns grow as Argentina intensifies submarine search

Search for missing vessel enters third day as President Mauricio Macri vows to do everything possible to locate vessel.

The San Juan

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Chile: Outgoing leader Bachelet leaves uncertain legacy

President Michelle Bachelet has earned plaudits abroad but at home her approval ratings are low and voter apathy high.

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Argentina: No contact with submarine with 40 crew

Navy launches air and sea operation after loss of communication with the ARA San Juan for 48 hours.

The ARA San Juan

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Head of US counterterrorism centre to step down

Nicholas Rasmussen, who headed the intelligence organisation for three years, will leave in December.

Nicholas Rasmussen

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Ross 128 b: Nearby earth-like planet could support alien life

Ross 128 b is the second-closest planet to be detected outside the solar system with surface temperatures potentially similar to ours.

Ross 128 b

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US: Four killed in California shooting spree

A gunman killed at least four people and injured 10 others in a shooting spree in northern California.

California shooting spree

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Senate committee discusses Trump nuclear authority

President Trump’s war of words with North Korea has raised doubts in the minds of US senators that the president would listen to advisers trying to talk him out of launching a nuclear attack.

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Nikki Haley presents 'evidence Iran transferred ballistic missiles to Houthi rebels' in Yemen, a claim denied by Iran.

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