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LAST_UPDATEWed, 28 Sep 2016 11am

Brad Pitt Releases a New Statement About His Divorce From Angelina Jolie

Pic: Getty ImagesBrad Pitt had previously been set to attend a screening of his new film, Voyage of Time, on Wednesday, but on Tuesday, he released a statement saying he will no longer be making an appearance.

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OPEC Set For No Deal As Iran Rejects Saudi Oil Output Offer

Iran rejected on Tuesday an offer from Saudi Arabia to limit its oil output in exchange for Riyadh cutting supply, dashing market hopes the two major OPEC producers would find a compromise this week to help ease a global glut of crude.

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Debate Reaches 84 Million Viewers, Toppling Record

NEW YORK — The showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump was the most-watched presidential debate ever, with 84 million viewers.

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Syrian Government Launches Aleppo Ground Attack

People look at the sky fearing an airstrike in the rebel-held al-Myassar neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria, September 27, 2016. REUTERS/Abdalrhman IsmailSyrian government forces and their allies attacked the opposition-held sector of Aleppo on several fronts on Tuesday, the biggest ground assault yet in a massive new campaign that has destroyed a U.S.-backed ceasefire.

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Syria Cnflict: US Pledges $360m In Additional Aid

The US has pledged to provide $364m (£276m) more in humanitarian aid to people affected by the war in Syria.

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IS Claims Blasts That Killed At Least 17 In Baghdad

Suicide bombers have killed at least 17 people and wounded more than 50 in Shia areas of the Iraqi capital Baghdad.

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Elon Musk Outlines Mars Colony Vision

Entrepreneur Elon Musk has outlined his vision for establishing a human colony on Mars for people that can afford a $200,000 ticket price.

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Porsche-Driving Lawyer Nathan DeSai Was Houston Gunman

A "disgruntled" Porsche-driving lawyer wearing Nazi emblems has been named by police as the gunman who opened fire on a Texas street, injuring nine people.

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Serena Williams Vows: 'I Won't Be Silent' On Police Violence

Serena Williams has voiced her fears about police violence, writing on Facebook: "I won't be silent."

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As Pakistan Army Chief's Tenure Nears End, PM Faces Key Choice

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif faces a key choice in the coming weeks about who should run Pakistan's powerful military, one that will have a major influence on the country's often strained relationships with the United States and nuclear rival India.

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