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Trump endorses guns for teachers to stop shootings

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFather of Florida shooting victim to Trump: ‘I’m pissed’ US President Donald Trump has expressed support for arming teachers and ending gun-free zones near schools at a White House event on gun violence. An armed teacher could end an attack “very quickly”, …

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US: St Louis morning radio presenter gives birth on air

Image copyright @radiocassiday/Instagram Image caption Cassiday Proctor’s baby boy has been named Jameson A US morning radio show presenter has given birth on air during her show. Cassiday Proctor, a weekday morning presenter on “The Arch” station in the US city of St Louis, broadcast her birth by Caesarean section …

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Spain: Madrid art fair removes ‘political prisoners’ exhibit

Image copyright EPA Image caption The exhibit pixelated the features of individuals jailed in Spain for politically controversial issues. An art fair in Spain has removed an artwork which features photographs of jailed Catalan politicians. The operator of the ARCOmadrid art fair said it took the decision as the work …

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Pakistani ex-PM Nawaz Sharif banned from leading his party

Image copyright AFP Image caption Nawaz Sharif (centre) denies any wrongdoing Pakistan’s Supreme Court has disqualified former prime minister Nawaz Sharif as head of his party. Mr Sharif was ordered to step down as prime minister last year amid corruption allegations that he denies. The court ruled that his earlier …

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Peru coach plunges off Pan-American Highway killing dozens

Image copyright COEN Image caption Peru’s National Emergency Operations Centre tweeted a picture of the site of the accident A coach travelling along the Pan-American Highway in Peru has plunged off the road, killing at least 35 people, local police say. The accident happened at 01:30 local time (06:30 GMT) …

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