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Facebook hits two billion user mark

Five years after hitting the one billion mark, the social media giant founded in 2004 hit another milestone.

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Students protest against constitutional assembly plan

Clashes erupt on highway near Caracas as protests against President Maduro's rule near the end of its third month.

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US judge blocks deportation of Iraqis

Judge Mark Goldsmith sides with ACLU lawyers who argue those being deported could face persecution, torture or death.

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Brazil's President Temer charged with corruption

Temer denies receiving a $150,000 bribe from the boss of a meatpacking company implicated in a corruption scandal.

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Colombia FARC rebels complete disarmament: UN

The disarmament by the roughly 7,000 rebels brings Latin America's oldest civil conflict close to a formal end.

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Remains found of kidnapped journalist Salvador Adame

Salvador Adame, director of a local TV station, was abducted on May 18 in Mexico's western state of Michoacan.

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US: Bob Corker to block GCC arms sales over Qatar row

Republican chairman of Senate Foreign Relations Committee says 'recent disputes' undermine US policy in the Middle East.

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US health-insurance bill faces stiff opposition

Plan can afford to lose only two Republican votes in order to pass but five senators have expressed their opposition.

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US Supreme Court agrees to hear Trump Muslim ban case

Justices grant parts of administration's request to put order into effect immediately while legal battle continues.

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Six dead after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

Officials say 31 people also missing after a boat with about 160 people on board sank in Guatape reservoir.

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