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Saturday, July 04, 2015   10:16 GMT

Syrian Refugees Face Hunger Amidst Humanitarian Funding Crisis
Zhai Yun Tan

WASHINGTON - The United Nations food aid organisation, the World Food Programme (WFP), said on Jul. 1 that up to 440,000 refugees from war-torn Syria might have to go hungry if no additional funds are received by August.
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U.S. Supreme Court Deals Blow to Obama's Emissions Cuts
Kitty Stapp
NEW YORK - In a setback to the Barack Obama administration's clean energy plans just five months ahead of a critical climate change summit in Paris this December, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday blocked an initiative to limit emissions of mercury and other toxic pollutants from coal-fired power plants.
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Charleston Church Shooting Sparks Debate on Race in South Africa
Lisa Vives
NEW YORK - South Africas old guard of separatist whites who supported the racist policy of apartheid have been reading with interest about Dylann Roof, accused assassin in the deaths of nine churchgoers at the Mother Emanuel Church in Charleston, South Carolina.
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