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  1. Puerto Rico still stumbles in the dark a month after Hurricane Maria


    One man climbs 24 flights of stairs several times a day alongside dormant elevators. Street vendors hawk plastic washboards for $20 US. And families outstretch their hands as crews in helicopters drop supplies in communities that remain isolated.

  2. Protesters to white nationalist speaker at University of Florida: 'Go home Nazis'


    Several hundred protesters marched at the University of Florida on Thursday to denounce a speech by a white nationalist, saying his white supremacy message had no place on the campus that was filled with police and barricades to guard against unrest.

  3. Spain set to strip Catalonia of powers over independence bid

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    Spain's government has set in motion plans to take away Catalonia's local powers after its defiant regional president refused to give up his demands for Catalan independence.

  4. Los Angeles police investigate Harvey Weinstein sex assault allegation

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    Los Angeles police say they are investigating a possible sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein — the first involving the producer in the city.

  5. George W. Bush condemns Trump-era America: 'Bigotry seems emboldened'

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    Former U.S. president George W. Bush has denounced bigotry in Trump-era American politics, warning that the rise of "nativism," isolationism and conspiracy theories have clouded the nation's true identity.