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Ferguson police fire teargas and rubber bullets at Michael Brown protesters |

Ferguson police fire teargas and rubber bullets at Michael Brown protesters | World news | NewsWire
Link to video: Teargas fired, journalists arrested as Ferguson violence flares

Heavily armed police in Missouri fired teargas and rubber bullets to force hundreds of protesters out of the centre of Ferguson on Wednesday, as the crackdown on demonstrations over the killing of an unarmed 18-year-old intensified on their fourth night.

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US healthcare deadline nears for clearing up coverage eligibility |

US healthcare deadline nears for clearing up coverage eligibility | World news | NewsWire
A man looks over the Affordable Care Act signup page on the healthcare.gov website. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

The clock is ticking for hundreds of thousands of people who have unresolved issues affecting their coverage under the new healthcare law.

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Morning Mail: Iraqis escape mountain; Gammy’s parents interviewed; new Gaza ceasefire |

Morning Mail: Iraqis escape mountain; Gammy's parents interviewed; new Gaza ceasefire | World news | NewsWire
Displaced people from the minority Yazidi sect, fleeing violence in the Iraqi town of Sinjar west of Mosul, take refuge at Dohuk province. Photograph: Stringer/Iraq/Reuters

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