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America and Turkey are working on plans to sweep Islamic State fighters from a strip of land along the Turkish border.Read the full story ›
Amid a euphoric welcome to his father's homeland, the US President was greeted by his half-sister Auma Obama.Read the full story ›
Two women killed by a gunman at a cinema in Louisiana have been named by police.
Mayci Breaux, 21, died at the scene while Jillian Johnson, 33, died in hospital, police said.
Nine other people were taken to hospital. Two have since been released while one remains in critical condition.