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Chile’s protesters call for a new constitution

Chile’s protesters call for a new constitution

The unrest in Chile started over a metro price increase. It has evolved into the country’s largest display of social discontent in decades. President Sebastian Pinera faces the lowest approval ratings of any Chilean president since 1990. And protesters are calling for a new constitution.

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Cuba hoping to expand its high-tech trade in China

China is one of Cuba’s largest trading partners. And, their bilateral trade relations have been growing over the years to include more sharing of modern technologies. One firm, BioCubaFarma, is hoping to expand its cutting edge technology in China

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Quadriplegic woman experiments with stem cell treatment

Quadriplegic woman experiments with stem cell treatment

Some believe stem cell therapy is a promising tool to treat and potentially cure a number of health conditions. But government agencies and the World Health Organization have issued warnings about the controversial treatment. Even so, some patients are willing to take the risk.

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U.S. President Donald Trump confirmed in a national address on Sunday morning that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed during a raid in northern Syria.

Trump: ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead

U.S. President Donald Trump confirmed in a national address on Sunday morning that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed during a raid in northern Syria. CGTN’s Toby Muse has more. Trump said that al-Baghdadi’s death was a lesson to terrorists across the planet. […]

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California wildfires burn out of control

California wildfires burn out of control

California has been battling two major wildfires at opposite ends of the state. The larger Kincade fire in the northern Sonoma County has already burnt over 10 thousand hectares, while the smaller Tick fire in the south has been threatening residential areas outside of Los Angeles county.

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Trump Impeachment Inquiry continues to bring in testimonies

Trump Impeachment Inquiry continues to bring in testimonies

The impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump rolls on Saturday with testimony from Phil Reeker, acting Assistant Secretary of State for Europe. Phil Reeker will testify as to whether he saw evidence of a quid pro quo, whether President Donald Trump demanded Ukraine investigate his […]

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