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What happend on September 18th 2010

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Mexico hurricane weakens to storm

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 0:06
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Hurricane Karl is downgraded to a tropical storm after making landfall on Mexico's south-eastern coast near Veracruz.
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Paraguay prison in porn scandal

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 1:13
related countries: Paraguay Paraguay

The director of Paraguay's largest prison is suspended after child pornography thought to have been shot there is found on a computer at the jail.
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Hurricane Karl weakens over Mexico

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 1:18
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Hurricane Karl has been downgraded to a tropical storm after making landfall on Mexico's southern coast.
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New York struck by twin tornadoes

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 2:44
related countries: United States United States

A freak storm with two tornadoes is to blame for a trail of destruction across New York City that left one person dead, US weather experts say.
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Sri Lanka bans BBC from hearings

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 2:58
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's defence ministry blocks the BBC from reporting on public hearings in former rebel-held territory.
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Drill hole reaches Chilean miners

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 3:10
related countries: Chile Chile

A drill reaches the 33 men trapped in a Chilean mine since early August, but it will take several weeks to widen the hole to free them.
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Brand arrested for LA 'assault'

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 4:22
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British actor and comedian Russell Brand is arrested after allegedly pushing a photographer at Los Angeles airport.
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ICC to probe third one-day match

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 7:02
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The International Cricket Council is to probe scoring patterns in Friday's one-day match between England and Pakistan at The Oval.
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Anti-Japan protests held in China

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 7:54
related countries: Japan Japan, China China

Small protests against Japan are held in several Chinese cities on a senstitive anniversary, amid already heightened tensions.
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Drill reaches trapped Chile miners

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 8:23
related countries: Chile Chile

In Chile, rescuers say they've completed the drilling of the first part of a shaft which will be used to bring the men trapped in the collapsed mine back to the surface.
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Deluge diary

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 9:34
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Fury of flood victims in Pakistan's Punjab
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Live - Saturday's Scottish football

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 11:00
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Hearts win at Inverness in the early kick-off ahead of four other Scottish Premier League games, including Rangers v Dundee United and Motherwell v Aberdeen.
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Morality conundrum

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 11:04
related countries: United States United States

US cadets take philosophy classes to learn ethics of war
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Fresh clashes in Indian Kashmir

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 11:38
related countries: India India

Police and protesters clash violently in Indian-administered Kashmir as residents continued to defy a valley-wide curfew.
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Inverness CT 1-3 Hearts

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 12:59
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Inverness

Hearts come from behind against Inverness to record their second win of the Scottish Premier League season.
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Fraud doubts

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 15:22
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Credibility of Afghan parliamentary poll put to the test
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South Africans hold media protest

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 15:27
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: Johannesburg

Hundreds of demonstrators have marched in Johannesburg, South Africa, against new measures they fear will muzzle the country's media.
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Stab wounds killed Pakistan exile

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 15:47
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

A Pakistani politician attacked on his way home from work in London died from multiple stab wounds, police say.
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Afghans brave Taliban poll threat

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 16:30
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Afghans vote in a key parliamentary election with turnout estimated at about 40%, but Taliban attacks kill at least 14 people.
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France ease into Davis Cup final

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 17:20
related countries: Argentina Argentina, France France
related places: Lyon

France reach the Davis Cup final by taking an unassailable 3-0 lead over Argentina in Lyon.
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Murder probe into toddler's death

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 17:27
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Police launch a murder inquiry after a 19-month-old girl dies following a fire at a south-east London flat.
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ODI series devalued, says Flower

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 17:50
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

England coach Andy Flower believes the one-day international series against Pakistan has been "devalued" by the continuing spot-fixing allegations.
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Chilean miners mark bicentenary

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 18:32
related countries: Chile Chile

The 33 trapped Chilean miners join compatriots in singing the national anthem to mark the country's 200th anniversary of independence.
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Frenchman with amputated limbs swims Channel

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 20:06
related countries: France France

A Frenchman whose limbs were amputated after an accident successfully completes his attempt to swim the English Channel.
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Pope's 'sorrow' for abuse victims

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 21:01
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Hyde Park, London

Pope Benedict XVI expresses his "deep sorrow" for the "unspeakable crimes" of child abuse within the Catholic Church.
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Mauritania strikes at militants

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 21:21
related countries: Mali Mali, Mauritania Mauritania

Deadly clashes erupt between Mauritanian troops and militants linked to al-Qaeda in northern Mali after Mauritania launches an operation against the militants, reports say.
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German nuclear power plan protests

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 21:49
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Berlin

Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Berlin to protest against plans to extend the life of Germany's nuclear power stations.
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Wacky racers

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 23:10
related countries: Brazil Brazil

Colourful election candidates shed light on Brazil's politics
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Air India bomb plotter convicted

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 23:27
related countries: Canada Canada

A Canadian who helped make the bomb that destroyed an Air India jet in 1985 is convicted of committing perjury at the subsequent trial.
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'Brave' Afghanistan voters hailed

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 23:46
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Nato and the UN praise Afghan voters who defied Taliban threats to turn out to vote in a key parliamentary election.
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Chile promises Mapuche talks

Saturday 18th of September 2010, 23:57
related countries: Chile Chile

Chilean president Sebastian Pinera promises investment and dialogue to address the grievances of the indigenous Mapuche people, in response to a hunger strike by jailed Mapuche activists.
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