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Air Canada: Woman wakes up alone on dark, parked plane

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Air Canada says it is investigating the incident A woman has said she was left alone on an Air Canada plane after falling asleep during a flight. Tiffani Adams said she fell asleep while flying from Quebec to Toronto on 9 June. When she woke up, she was freezing…
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Why a group of US state senators are being hunted by police

Image copyright AFP Image caption The state's governor has tasked state troopers with finding the absentees Eleven Republican senators from the state of Oregon are in hiding. They walked out of Salem's Capitol building on Thursday and state police have been given authorisation to track them down.This bizarre series of events has unfolded amid a…
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Istanbul votes in mayoral election re-run

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Imamoglu supporters were angered after the March result was annulled Istanbul residents are returning to the polls to elect a mayor after an opposition candidate's surprise victory in March was annulled. Ekrem Imamoglu won by 13,000 votes, prompting allegations of irregularities from Turkey's ruling AK party.Mr Imamoglu has vowed…
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Ethiopia army chief shot dead in Ethiopia attacks

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Prime Minister Abiy went on TV dressed in military fatigues The chief of staff of the Ethiopian army, Gen Seare Mekonnen, has been shot dead in the capital, Addis Ababa, state media confirm.He was shot trying to prevent a coup attempt against the administration in Ethiopia's northern Amhara region, PM…
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Cambodia: Sihanoukville building collapse death toll rises

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSurvivors are rescued from the rubbleA seven-storey building has collapsed in Cambodia, killing at least 18 people with others reported missing, officials say.At least 24 people have been injured - several critically - as the search for survivors continues.The building under construction in the coastal city of…
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Mauritania set for first democratic transition of power

Image copyright AFP Image caption Supporters at a rally for Mohamed Ould Ghazouani, widely seen as the frontrunner Mauritania has been voting in what may result in the first democratic transition of power since the West African country achieved independence in 1960.President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz seized power in a coup in 2008, but has…