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Brasília (AFP) - The US rock band Pearl Jam is donating $100,000 to victims of a toxic mining spill in Brazil that killed at least 13 people and was the country's worst environmental disaster.

Le Bourget (France) (AFP) - US President Barack Obama led calls Tuesday for Turkey and Russia to end their dispute over the downing of a Russian fighter jet and focus instead on the real enemy -- …

Negotiations are under way at major climate talks in Paris, with Environment Minister Greg Hunt taking centre stage early.

Istanbul (AFP) - For Ankara, the Islamic State (IS) group is an officially-listed terrorist organisation which poses an immediate threat to Turkish territory. But for critics, Turkey directly …

Paris (AFP) - French police made another arrest Tuesday in connection with the Paris attacks, which left 130 people dead, as the international manhunt for two suspects went on.

Miami (AFP) - The 2015 hurricane season smashed records because of an unusually strong El Nino warming pattern, including the most powerful hurricane ever, US forecasters said Tuesday.

Paris (AFP) - Seven members of a network in France accused of recruiting fighters for the Islamic State group went on trial Tuesday, but the highest-profile suspect is being tried in absentia because …

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