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Middle East

Turkey clashes leave two soldiers, 34 PKK militants dead
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Germany: Refugees are falsely claiming to be Syrian
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Khalifa, Mohammed condole Saudi King
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Boehner’s successor will be pro-Israel, but Netanyahu should worry nonetheless
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Colombia, FARC rebels vow to end 50-year war within six months
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Work for a world free of nuclear weapons: Full text of pope’s speech to UN
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

Coalition Airstrikes Intensify As Military, Popular Committees Advance In Aden, Taiz
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.

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Europe

Blatter faces criminal investigation
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Euromillions jackpot was won tonight
BreakingNews.ie, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Boehner says he is resigning to avoid leadership fight
CNN International, London, England.

Pregnant Briana Jungwirth spotted at Louis Tomlinson's One Direction concert
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Is this the most hideous handbag EVER?Critics take to social media to slam $2,975 Dolce & Gabbana purse decorated with child-like portrait of a mom and family
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

'Candid and productive' talks as Obama and Jinping meet
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Obama announces deal on cyber-spying with China's Xi
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Kim Davis: why I switched from Democrat to Republican – video
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

In Photos: Bird’s-eye pictures reveal risk of devastation for Istanbul’s city walls
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Seattle schools ban elementary school suspensions after evidence of racial bias
Independent The, London, England.

Paul Craig Roberts: Russia's false hopes
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Kate Middleton's Fabulous Fashion File
Look Magazine, London, England.

Putin at the UN: Sorting Optimism From Reality (Op-Ed)
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Ukraine Bans Russian Planes, Software
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Hajj Stampede: 'No Contact' From British Groups
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

Planned Parenthood: pro-choicers should go on the offensive
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

John Boehner resigns with a tune and explains why he cried during the Pope's address
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Jeremy Paxman: What's wrong with cherishing the land in which you live?
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.

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Asia

Saudi suggests pilgrims at fault over haj deaths, Iran indignant
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Siliconware shares soar as management raises stake
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Korea's Fighter Jet Project Up in the Air Again
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

This woman bought an iPhone via telepresence robot
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Army chief celebrates Eid with troops in Khyber Agency
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Pope Francis makes historic first US visit
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Barack Obama, Xi Jinping agree: US, China won’t conduct cybertheft
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Thai Princess Sirindhorn to Visit Burma in October
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Cibulkova shines in hard-fought victory over Ivanovic
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Ecuador government drops plan to shut down press watchdog
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Burkina Fasos president back in charge as coup fails
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

YouTuber's video removed over jokes about fat people
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Ukraine President cancels trip over protests in eastern Ukraine
Straits Times, Pro-government, Singapore.

Beat the post holiday blues
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

NPM film highlights Qing dynasty cross-cultural gems
Taiwan Today, Government Information Office, Taipei, Taiwan.

Why Volkwagen's new CEO choice is wrong
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

US town seeks solutions to droves of fearless deer
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.

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Americas

Pope Francis Castigates World Elite at U.N. — Links Environmental Destruction and 'Social Exclusion'
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

NBA's global reach to be displayed again in preseason
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

Pope Francis visits New York City school in Harlem
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Longest track in series history for Red Bull GRC Barbados
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Chinese President Details Wide-Ranging Carbon Pollution Pledge At White House
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Solutions to Greek crisis: Greenpeace Greece launches crowdfunding campaign
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Unclear if bones found in Florence church belong to ‘Mona Lisa’ model
Globe and Mail The, Centrist daily, Toronto, Canada.

Liberty Reserve Brought Down By 'Joe Bogus': How The Feds Arrested Arthur Budovsky
International Business Times, Business news organization, New York, U.S.

Hyundai recalls 470,000 Sonatas to fix engine problem
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

The Obama Muslim Myth: The Clinton connection
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Yellen returns to Washington; questions remain after health scare
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

At U.N., Pope rails against craving for wealth and power
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Boehner’s Leaving. But Planned Parenthood’s Not Celebrating.
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Peel chief refuses to suspend carding
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Who will you vote for in the local government elections?
Trinidad Guardian, Independent daily, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad.

Boehner bombshell: 'I decided today is the day I'm going to do this'
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Photos: Idris Elba in Vancouver
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Democrats call Virginia state senator sexist for doctor/mother tweet
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Boko Haram fighters surrender in Nigeria
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

NPP submission on voters’ register bogus – Asiedu Nketia
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Pope throws weight behind Iran deal
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

How the EU?s refugee plan stacks up
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

South Sudan's defence minister says nation not yet free
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.