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Rohingya refugees: 'It is an ethnic cleansing'
The men who came to kill Arafa Khatun were also her neighbors. "The Rakhines and the Hindus, they joined with the military. I watched them coming over the hill, like a team. As they came towards us to attack, I saw faces that I recognized. I knew them, yet they were killing us."

UNICEF: Children at heart of Rohingya crisis
UNICEF'S Edouard Beigbeder explains to CNN what is needed for child refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar.

Three killed in stampede for aid near Rohingya refugee camp
One woman and two children were killed in a stampede for unofficial handouts of clothing near a Rohingya refugee camp, aid agencies say.

Aung San Suu Kyi: The rise and fall of Asia's Mandela
For years, she was the epitome of the peaceful protester, steadfast in her devotion to democracy in her homeland of Myanmar through nonviolent means.

Rights groups accuse Myanmar of 'ethnic cleansing' in Rohingya crackdown
A day after Amnesty International accused Myanmar's military of deliberately torching Muslim-minority Rohingya villages near the Bangladesh border in a campaign of "ethnic cleansing," another rights group is leveling the same charge.

Rohingya refugees need your help
Up to 400,000 Rohingya refugees have fled violence in Myanmar and are seeking refuge in Bangladesh, according to the United Nations.

Second man arrested in connection with London tube attack
British authorities have arrested a second man in connection with the bombing of a London Underground train on Friday, officials said.

British Airways flight held at Paris airport over security concern
A British Airways flight was briefly grounded in Paris and passengers deplaned early Sunday over security concerns, French authorities said.

  This Discovery Could Change the History of the World's Most Popular Beer
A new discovery raises questions about whether South America is the origin of the unusual yeast that provides lager's crisp and refreshing flavor.
Category 5 Maria Batters Islands With 'Storm of Their Lifetimes'
"We will need help, my friend, we will need help of all kinds," the prime minister of Dominica wrote after the storm passed.
Kim Jong Un's Missiles May Be Final Nail for Japan's Pacifism
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's public approval ratings have recently surged ? along with his prospects for revising the country's pacifist constitution.
Cuba Embassy 'Attacks' Baffle U.S., Frustrate Victim
At least 21 Americans tied to the U.S. embassy in Cuba have suffered health effects from the mysterious sonic incidents.
Trump to Target 'Menace' North Korea in First U.N. Speech
Here's what President Trump is expected to present at his first speech to the UN General Assembly Tuesday.
Trump Lawyer Cohen to Senate: 'Lies' About Russia Hurt His Reputation
Longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen will talk to Senate Intelligence Committee staff about Trump's real estate deals and any ties to Russia.
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Can Houston find path to recovery that doesn't leave poor behind?

Can Houston find path to recovery that doesn't leave poor behind?Two weeks after hurricane Harvey, Soni Herrera is trapped at her home ? a home she and her family cannot yet live in. Like many of the tens of thousands of Houstonians flooded out of their houses, Ms. Herrera, her husband, Jaime, and their four children benefited from the indiscriminate bravery of her community during and immediately after the storm. Recommended: How much do you know about Texas?

In South Sudan's capital, a bridge ? and a nation ? on hold

In South Sudan's capital, a bridge ? and a nation ? on holdSouth Sudan?s largest city needed a new bridge, and a Japanese aid agency was going to build one. ?The way the city was growing was unbelievable,? says Justin Tata, the head of the department of architecture and urban planning at the University of Juba. Every day, a huge portion of the country?s economy rattled over the 45-year-old bridge?s two narrow lanes, as heaving 18-wheelers carried imported goods from the port of Mombasa, in Kenya, into the growing capital city.

Apple thinks different ? and the same ? about the ?town square?

Apple thinks different ? and the same ? about the ?town square?Ten years after Apple made the smartphone ?cool,? it wants to turn its retail stores into something warm. It announced last week that the nearly 500 Apple Stores will no longer really be stores but ?town squares.? In the era of social everything, Apple?s glass-and-white-walled boxes are to become gathering places. If that sounds a lot like your local mall, Starbucks, or even McDonald?s ? commercial places designed to be social spaces ? Apple?s idea goes further.

Trump visits UN: As a global leader, can the US do more with less?

Trump visits UN: As a global leader, can the US do more with less?President Trump has already shaken the post-World War II global order by pulling the United States out of American-led international pacts like the Paris Climate Accords and the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal ? and by threatening to dump others, like the Iran nuclear deal. For many in the community of 193 UN member states who have been anticipating General Assembly week to see for themselves how Mr. Trump intends to meld his nationalist policies with America?s global role, the impression may be that of the incredible shrinking superpower.

  Trump warns of 'rogue nation' threat in speech to UN
The US president warns America will destroy North Korea if it is forced to defend itself.
Hurricane Maria regains strength after battering Dominica
Maria weakened after pounding the island of Dominica but is now back to category five strength.
Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection in US
The once dominant toy retailer has struggled against larger rivals such as Amazon and Walmart.
German WW1 U-boat found off Belgian coast
The UB-II type submarine is said to be in good condition and the crew's bodies may still be on board.
Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi does not fear global 'scrutiny'
In her first comments on the Rohingya Muslims crisis, Myanmar's leader says the violence is over.
Nigeria's Amina Yuguda wins BBC World News Komla Dumor award
Nigerian journalist Amina Yuguda is the third winner of the BBC World News Komla Dumor award.
Paris climate aim 'still achievable'
The ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5C is still within reach, a study indicates.
Some Auckland petrol stations run out of fuel after burst pipe
Flights have also been cancelled after a damaged pipeline disrupted supplies to the city.
Iraqi forces 'attack last IS bastion on Syria border'
Soldiers, police and tribesmen are moving on Ana, one of three IS-held towns in the western desert.
Bolivia governing party challenges Morales' term limit
Governing party lawmakers want President Evo Morales to be able to run again in 2019.
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At U.N., Trump warns U.S. may have to "totally destroy" North Korea
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that the United States will be forced to "totally destroy" North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear standoff, mocking North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a "rocket man" on a suicide mission.

Myanmar's Suu Kyi condemns abuses in Rakhine but silent on army role
NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday condemned human rights violations in Rakhine state and said violators would be punished, but she did not address U.N. accusations of a campaign of ethnic cleansing by the military.

Korean peninsula draws range of military drills in show of force against North Korea
BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) - The U.S. military staged bombing drills with South Korea over the Korean peninsula and Russia and China began naval exercises ahead of a U.N. General Assembly meeting on Tuesday where North Korea's nuclear threat is likely to loom large.

Taking back control? Britain's May to make high-stakes Brexit speech
LONDON (Reuters) - After months of Brexit talks that have made little progress and deepened rifts in her party, British Prime Minister Theresa May will try this week to put the negotiations on track and reassert her authority.

Qatar, Kuwait stop renewing visas for North Korean workers
DOHA/KUWAIT (Reuters) - North Korean workers will start leaving Qatar and Kuwait after the Gulf Arab states said they would stop renewing visas, cutting off a source of foreign income for Pyongyang after U.N. Security Council sanctions and pressure from the United States.