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 2017-03-25 13:27 

Reuters

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Showing common touch, Pope visits Muslim, elderly families in Milan... +

Pope Francis showed the common touch during a trip to Italy's business capital on Saturday, visiting the homes of working-class families, including a Muslim one, and using an outdoor portable toilet....

 2017-03-25 13:20 

AFP

'Prove you are leaders of Europe,' Tusk tells Rome summit... +

EU President Donald Tusk called for leadership to steer Europe out of crisis at a special summit in Rome on Saturday to mark the 60th anniversary of the bloc's founding treaties.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you hav...

 2017-03-25 13:16 

Reuters

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Britain's anti-EU UKIP party loses its only lawmaker... +

Britain's UKIP party, widely credited as having been a major factor behind the country's decision to leave the European Union, lost its only lawmaker on Saturday when Douglas Carswell announced he was leaving the party....

 2017-03-25 13:16 

Reuters

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Central Congo militia decapitates 40 police officers in ambush... +

Militia fighters in central Democratic Republic of Congo decapitated about 40 police officers in an ambush, local officials said on Saturday, the deadliest attack on security forces since an insurrection in the region began last August....

 2017-03-25 13:14 

AP

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Corroded South Korean ferry loaded onto transport vessel... +

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) Salvage crews towed a corroded 6,800-ton South Korean ferry and loaded it onto a semi-submersible transport vessel Saturday, completing what was seen as the most difficult part of the massive effort to bring the ship back to shore...

 2017-03-25 13:14 

AFP

'Two charged' over arms supply to Paris Orly airport attacker... +

French anti-terrorism judges have charged two men suspected of involvement in supplying a weapon to the gunman killed at Paris's Orly airport after attacking soldiers, a judicial source said Saturday.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 1...

 2017-03-25 13:05 

AFP

Weary flyers shrug as Middle East laptop ban takes off... +

A controversial ban on carry-on laptops and tablets on flights from the Middle East to the United States and Britain went into effect Saturday -- with less fanfare and frustration than expected.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countri...

 2017-03-25 12:59 

UPI

NCAA Tournament roundup: Florida advances on OT buzzer-beater... +

NEW YORK -- Chris Chiozza's leaning 3-pointer at the buzzer gave Florida an 84-83 overtime win over Wisconsin on Friday night in the semifinals of the East Regional at Madison Square Garden....

 2017-03-25 12:59 

UPI

Amanda Seyfried gives birth to her first child, a daughter... +

"Mean Girls" and "Mamma Mia!" star Amanda Seyfried has given to her first child, a daughter....

 2017-03-25 12:59 

AP

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Airstrike on rebel-held parts of Syria kill and wound dozens... +

BEIRUT (AP) Warplanes struck rebel-held parts of Syria Saturday killing and wounding scores of people amid clashes on multiple fronts between government forces and insurgent groups in some of the worst violence to hit the country in weeks, opposition act...

 2017-03-25 12:56 

UPI

Hugh Grant dances to Drake in 'Love Actually' mini-sequel... +

The eagerly awaited "Love Actually" sequel aired in the United Kingdom Friday as part of the BBC's Red Nose Day telethon....

 2017-03-25 12:56 

UPI

Las Vegas Bellagio hotel locked down, guests flee in burglary attempt... +

The Bellagio Resort and Casino in Las Vegas was locked down briefly, as guests poured into the surrounding streets following reports of an armed robbery....

 2017-03-25 12:54 

UPI

Florida beats Wisconsin on Chris Chiozza's 3-pointer at OT buzzer... +

NEW YORK -- It was Chris Chiozza's breakneck speed leading to his 3-point buzzer-beater that impressed his coach in Florida's dramatic 84-83 overtime win over Wisconsin in the NCAA East Regional semifinal on Friday night in Madison Square Garden....

 2017-03-25 12:50 

AP

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AP FACT CHECK: The week when Trump's wiretap accusation died... +

WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump's accusation that his predecessor ordered snooping of his communications has fallen apart, slapped down by the FBI chief and again by the Republican leading the House intelligence committee, a Trump ally. The pr...

 2017-03-25 12:50 

Reuters

BRIEF-Kyung Bong proposes name change to IGis System... +

Kyung Bong Co Ltd :...

 2017-03-25 12:49 

AFP

Tokyo fashion designer flips bird to ballet on debut... +

A retired ballet dancer flipped the bird to her former profession on Saturday, making her Tokyo Fashion Week debut by laying bare the pain behind the beauty of classical dance.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have news...

 2017-03-25 12:48 

UPI

NHL roundup: recap, scores, notes for every game played on March 24... +

PITTSBURGH -- Anthony Beauvillier and John Tavares scored in the shootout to give the New York Islanders a 4-3 win against the Pittsburgh Penguins at PPG Paints Arena on Friday....

 2017-03-25 12:48 

Reuters

BRIEF-Hysonic proposes name change to RBK EMD... +

Hysonic Co Ltd :...

 2017-03-25 12:46 

UPI

Singapore teen blogger Amos Yee granted U.S. asylum as 'young political dissident'... +

The United States granted asylum to a blogger who was twice jailed in Singapore for expressing critical views of religion and the country's leaders....

 2017-03-25 12:46 

UPI

Singapore teen blogger Amos Yee granted U.S. asylum... +

The United States granted asylum to a blogger who was twice jailed in Singapore for expressing critical views of religion and the country's leaders....

 2017-03-25 12:43 

UPI

Garbine Muguruza rallies to advance at Miami Open... +

Sixth-seeded Garbine Muguruza of Spain regrouped after having her second-round match suspended due to rain by rallying for an 0-6, 7-6 (6), 6-4 victory over American Christina McHale on Friday at the Miami Open....

 2017-03-25 12:42 

Reuters

BRIEF-Maeil Dairy Industry proposes name change to Maeil Holdings... +

Maeil Dairy Industry Co Ltd:...

 2017-03-25 12:41 

AP

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US military plane makes emergency landing in Indonesia... +

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) Indonesia's air force says an American military plane made an emergency landing at an airport in Indonesia's Aceh province. Air Vice Marshall Jemi Trisonjaya says the U.S. Air Force plane requested permission to land Frida...

 2017-03-25 12:41 

UPI

NBA roundup: recap, scores, notes for every game played on March 24... +

BOSTON -- Devin Booker erupted for an NBA season-high 70 points, the most points ever scored in a game against the Boston Celtics, but it wasn't nearly enough for his Phoenix Suns on Friday night....

 2017-03-25 12:40 

Reuters Canada

Ivan Abadzhiev, the 'Pope of Weightlifting,' dies at 85... +

SOFIA (Reuters) - Former Bulgarian weightlifting coach Ivan Abadzhiev, one of the sport's most successful and prominent figures, has died aged 85, officials said on Saturday.Widely known as The Pope of...

 2017-03-25 12:40 

Reuters

Ivan Abadzhiev, the 'Pope of Weightlifting,' dies at 85... +

Former Bulgarian weightlifting coach Ivan Abadzhiev, one of the sport's most successful and prominent figures, has died aged 85, officials said on Saturday....

 2017-03-25 12:40 

AFP

Smith hits ton, Kuldeep shines on debut in fourth Test... +

Steve Smith became the first Australian skipper to score three centuries in a series in India before debutant Kuldeep Yadav pegged back the tourists in the fourth Test on Saturday.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have ...

 2017-03-25 12:39 

Reuters

BRIEF-Bugs proposes name change to NHN Bugs... +

Bugs Corp :...

 2017-03-25 12:38 

AFP

Hamilton fights off Vettel to grab Australian GP pole... +

Triple world champion Lewis Hamilton fought off late bids from Sebastian Vettel and team-mate Valtteri Bottas to seize pole position in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Saturday.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf ...

 2017-03-25 12:36 

Reuters

BRIEF-Modacom proposes name change to Moda... +

Modacom Co Ltd :...

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