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08-03 Obama unveils Clean Power Plan Washington
C. 08-03 Pakistan executes Shafqat Hussain Karachi
3. 08-03 Zimbabwe authorities ID 2nd American who killed lion in April Zimbabwe
4. 08-03 Delta bans transport of big game trophies USA
5. 08-03 Netherlands cranes collapse in Alphen aan den Rijn Juliana Bridge, Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands
6. 08-03 Amid wait for plane part analysis, islanders seek more debris Saint-Denis, Reunion, Southern Africa
7. 08-03 Whale swims into Buenos Aires marina Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires, Argentina
8. 08-03 9 people swept away by flash flood in central Chinese city of Xi'an Xiaoyuhecun Valley, Xi'an, China

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Aug.3   Washington     Obama unveils Clean Power Plan
  US President Barack Obama has unveiled what he called 'the biggest, most important step we have ever taken' in tackling climate change


  Karachi   Pakistan executes Shafqat Hussain  Pakistan has executed Shafqat Hussain, convicted of killing a child in 2004, despite appeals from international human rights groups

  Zimbabwe Zimbabwe authorities ID 2nd American who killed lion in April  After an international outcry over the July killing of Cecil the Lion, officials say a Pennsylvania doctor also killed a lion illegally in the same area

  USA Delta bans transport of big game trophies  Delta has banned the shipment of big game trophies on its flights following the international outcry over the illegal killing of the lion in Zimbabwe

  Netherlands Netherlands cranes collapse in Alphen aan den Rijn  Two cranes employed to restore a bridge in the central Dutch town have collapsed on to buildings with rescuers searching for victims

  Southern Africa Amid wait for plane part analysis, islanders seek more debris  Other bits of debris are turning up on Reunion Island, but officials have discounted many of them

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  Argentina Whale swims into Buenos Aires marina  Residents of an upmarket neighbourhood in the Argentine capital Buenos Aires welcomed a surprise guest when a whale swam into a city marina

  China 9 people swept away by flash flood in central Chinese city of Xi'an  A flash flood has struck a scenic area outside the central Chinese city of Xi'an, sweeping away nine Chinese tourists amid the heaviest rains

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