High prices are luring Africans into prospecting for gold. But huge volumes are smuggled out through the Middle East, a Reuters analysis has found.
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U.S. federal judge to block Trump's new abortion rule: media, activists
A federal judge in the U.S. state of Oregon will block a move by the Trump administration to cut off federal money to family planning clinics that offer abortion or refer women to abortion providers, activists and media reports said late on Tuesday.
World shares fall as China stimulus worries offset upbeat Credit Suisse earnings
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Supreme Court poised to give Trump victory on census citizenship question
The U.S. Supreme Court's conservative majority on Tuesday appeared poised to hand President Donald Trump a victory on his administration's plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, a move opponents call a Republican effort to deter immigrants from taking part.
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