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George Romero, father of the zombie movie, dies aged 77

The director's classic 'Night of the Living Dead' and other horror films turned zombie movies into social commentaries.

George Romero

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Nine people killed by flash flooding in Arizona

One person remains missing after floodwaters swept through a normally tranquil swimming area in Tonto National Forest.

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Venezuela opposition holds symbolic referendum

While some outsiders support planned vote to gauge opinion over Maduro's moves, government says poll lacks legitimacy.

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US urges Iran to free detained American citizens

State Department issues demand as Tehran court sentences to 10 years in jail a US man, reportedly of Chinese origin.

Iranian jails

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Iran-born Maryam Mirzakhani remembered as 'Math genius'

President Hassan Rouhani praises Mirzakhani's "unprecedented brilliance", saying her death caused great sorrow.

Mirzakhani won the Fields Medal

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Supreme Court asked to overturn Muslim ban ruling

Federal judge in Hawaii expanded list of family relationships needed by people for US visas from six Muslim countries.

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Castro blames Trump for 'setback' in US-Cuba relations

Trump announced tightened rules for Americans traveling to Cuba and reaffirmed existing US trade embargo last month.

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Ollanta Humala and wife detained in corruption probe

Judge orders Humala and his wife, Nadine Heredia, be held for up to 18 months while they are investigated for graft.

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US judge: Grandparents exempt from Trump's Muslim ban

Hawaii judge rules grandparents are exempt from Trump's travel ban enforcement on six Muslim-majority countries.

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Fugitive Venezuelan pilot appears at opposition rally

A police officer who stole a helicopter and fired on government buildings defies manhunt to pop up at Caracas protest.

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