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Rousseff, Lula charged in Petrobas corruption probe

Two former presidents among eight Workers Party members accused of cartel formation, corruption and money laundering.

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Officials warn of 'powerful' Hurricane Irma impact

Irma headed towards Puerto Rico, Haiti, Cuba and Florida, with potential for coastal storm surges of up to six metres.

Hurricane Irma

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US reacts to Trump's move to scrap the DACA programme

Decision to end DACA draws criticism from civil society groups, tech giants and politicians, including some Republicans.

The DACA programme

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What is DACA? A look at rescinded immigrant programme

What happens next for the nearly 800,000 'Dreamers' after Trump administration's decision to 'wind down' DACA?

Protesters rally outside the White House

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Trump administration ends Obama's 'Dreamers' programme

Effort to protect nearly 800,000 undocumented migrants from deportation is rescinded.

DACA

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Hurricane Irma heading towards the Leeward Islands

Irma strengthens prompting states of emergency in Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and all of Florida.

Hurricane Irma

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Chile's Easter Island approves marine protection zone

Inhabitants of famous Easter Island vote in favour of vast marine protection zone in effort to preserve seas.

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Guatemala congress to weigh lifting Morales' immunity

Top court rules congress should consider request to strip the president's immunity as Morales faces corruption probe.

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Colombia, ELN rebels agree to ceasefire

The 102-day truce, which will begin on October 1, was struck ahead of Pope Francis' visit to Colombia this week.

President Juan Manuel Santos

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US publishes names of blacklisted Russians

The US has named 18 Russians it has blacklisted for involvement in the case of the late human rights lawyer Sergei Magnitsky or other human rights violations, in a move that could further strain relations between the two countries.

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

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