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  1. Shock in Denmark after Trump, spurned over Greenland, cancels visit


    The Danish government expressed shock and disbelief on Wednesday over U.S. President Donald Trump's cancellation of a state visit to Denmark after its prime minister rebuffed his interest in purchasing Greenland.

  2. Hong Kong protesters take to the subway, as China confirms U.K. consulate employee detained


    A major bank warned on Wednesday that weeks of protests in Hong Kong could hit the economies of the Chinese-ruled city and mainland China itself as demonstrators prepared a sit-in at a subway and site of a mid-summer mob attack.

  3. A record number of wildfires are burning in Brazil's Amazon rainforest


    Wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record number this year, with 72,843 fires detected so far by Brazil's space research centre, as concerns grow over right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro's environmental policy.

  4. Trump says any Jew who votes Democratic is 'disloyal' or lacks knowledge


    U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that American Jewish people who vote for Democrats show "either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty."

  5. 'Jihadi Jack,' stripped of U.K. citizenship, now hopes to come to Canada


    Jack Letts, who was dubbed Jihadi Jack after being accused of travelling to Syria to fight for ISIS, and is now a prisoner there, said he's not surprised he was stripped of his British citizenship, and that he "has hope Canada does take me."