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Middle East

Syrian opposition figure, daughter murdered in Istanbul
Al Arabiya, Website of Al Arabiya News Channel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Jordan’s young crown prince makes global debut in UN speech
Al Arabiya News, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Turkey, Iran and Iraq Threaten 'Counter-Measures' against Kurdish Referendum
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

In praise of the AK-47: Russia unveils statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Israeli co Enlivex Therapeutics raises $8m
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Israeli rockets hits near airport in Syria capital
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

India using chili sprays, stun grenades to dissuade Rohingya influx
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Hamas militant dies in Gaza tunnel incident
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

UN warns against holding Iraqi Kurd independence vote
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Europe

Uber loses its licence to operate in London
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Gardaí find €80k of drugs in search for missing Trevor Deely
BreakingNews.ie, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

The Latest: Trump calls North Korea's Kim 'a madman'
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

German election becomes battle for third place in coalition
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

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Asia

Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation adds new line-up of high speed signal transmission photorelays with industry's smallest footprint
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

L'Oreal heir Liliane Bettencourt, world's richest woman, dies aged 94
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Gangnam Festival to Offer Fun, Cultural Activities
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Pakistan won't be a 'scapegoat' in Afghan war, PM Abbasi tells UN General Assembly
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Nepal says will measure Mount Everest next year to see if lost height
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Dentsu chief admits ad giant guilty of ignoring illegal levels of overtime
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

The old switch-a-roo: The simple trick to steal $300,000 diamond
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

North Korea may consider H-bomb test in Pacific, Kim calls Trump 'deranged'
Sify News, Chennai, India.

AFL finals: GWS Giants co-captain Phil Davis embracing the hate of Richmond fans
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Nine Charged Over Sittwe Violence
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Americas

When Stealing a $2 Can of Beer Yields $1,000 of Debt
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, California, U.S.

A murder-suicide no one can explain
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

How drones will change the world in the next 5 years
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Defying Trump, Iran says it will boost missile capabilities
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Dominica Prime Minister Moved to Tears as he Tells of His Hurricane-Hit Island’s Plight
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Uber to lose its license to operate in London
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

After Harvey, EPA administrator vows bold response to polluted sites around Houston
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

Manafort offered ‘private briefings’ with Russian billionaire during Trump’s presidential campaign
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Why doesn’t the Committee to Investigate Russia have any Russia experts?
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

Uber stripped of London license
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

North Korea may consider H-bomb test in Pacific, Kim calls Trump 'deranged'
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

BARKitecture: Denver airport shows off fancy, solar-powered doghouses for sustainability competition
The Denver Post, Denver, Colorado, U.S.

Congress Introduces Automatic Voter Registration Legislation
The Leadership Conference, U.S. Civil and Human Rights Coalition, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Roadshow: Pedestrians, stop chatting on cellphones in crosswalks has support
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Sales of existing Irvine homes up 6%
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

William Shatner looks at Wrath of Khan 35 years on; misses Leonard Nimoy
The Vancouver Sun, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Roy Moore disrupts U.S. Senate race in Alabama — and prepares for new level of defiance in Washington
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Germany gets economic lift with wind energy
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Migrant crisis: Dozens feared drowned off Libya coast
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Kim Jong Un: 'Trump is a deranged dotard'
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

In Afghanistan, preaching peace comes at a cost
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

AU condemns sexual violence acts in war-torn S. Sudan
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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