Dominican protesters aim tear gas and threaten blockade

Dominican protesters aim tear gas and threaten blockade

A group of mainly white workers, who joined the anti-government protest against the lowering of the minimum wage on Friday, stopped traffic across Guadeloupe, which was targeted by riots on Friday evening. A second…

Canada wants Ethiopia to improve human rights, aid

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Canada wants Ethiopia to improve human rights, aid

Written by Ewan Wright, CNN Mexico City, Mexico Almost 3 million Ethiopians are in desperate need of humanitarian aid and Canada should hold an official press conference this week, says the Canadian Human Rights…

'Blazing Saddles' actor Peter Aykroyd dies aged 66

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‘Blazing Saddles’ actor Peter Aykroyd dies aged 66

Image copyright AP Image caption Peter Aykroyd was known for starring in films and television shows including ‘Blazing Saddles’ Celebrated comedian and actor Peter Aykroyd, of the Aykroyd Brothers comedy comedy troupe, has died,…

Wisconsin bus crash: Family support and sports reaction

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Wisconsin bus crash: Family support and sports reaction

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The football field at Waukesha North High School in a photo taken shortly after the accident A tragic deadly bus crash in Wisconsin has affected a number of…

Man 'slaps' Iranian minister at university event

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Man ‘slaps’ Iranian minister at university event

Image copyright AFP Image caption The attack reportedly took place during an event in Tehran’s Polytechnic University A man has allegedly slapped a prominent Iranian governor during a speech at a university campus in…