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US President Barack Obama addresses reporters from the White House on 23 September IS 'not America's fight alone'

President Obama hails the support of Arab nations in air strikes which reportedly killed dozens of Islamic State and jihadist militants in Syria.

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Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy

McIlroy has outgrown me - McDowell

Graeme McDowell admits Rory McIlroy's four majors and world number one status may mean the end for their Ryder Cup partnership.

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President Obama: 'We are taking the fight to terrorist group IS'

'We are taking the fight to terrorist group IS'

US President Barack Obama says that the United States will take action against Islamic State (IS) militants both in Syria and Iraq, to deny them a safe haven anywhere.

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Quest for the world's lost frogs

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High in the mountains of this island sits a body of water famed for being so still, visitors can see a perfect reflection of the sky above.

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Netherlands-based builder Vencer will turn out just one hand-built Sarthe each month, buit that hasn't stopped this rakishly powerful monster from making waves in the autos world.

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