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 2018-01-17 06:07 

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Steve Bannon refuses to comply with U.S. House subpoena...

U.S. President Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon declined on Tuesday to comply with a subpoena ordering him to answer questions from a U.S. House intelligence panel about his time at the White House as part of its investigation into ...

 2018-01-17 03:18 

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2 Koreas talk about Olympic co-operation ahead of IOC meeting...

The two Koreas are meeting Wednesday for the third time in about 10 days to continue their discussions on Olympics co-operation, days ahead of talks with the IOC on North Korean participation in the upcoming Winter Games in the South....

 2018-01-16 21:26 

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Danish submarine owner Peter Madsen charged with killing Swedish journalist Kim Wall...

Inventor Peter Madsen was charged Tuesday with killing Swedish journalist Kim Wall during a trip on his private submarine, with prosecutors saying he either cut her throat or strangled her before dismembering her body and dumping it into the sea....

 2018-01-16 20:25 

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Bangladesh, Myanmar aim to return Rohingya within 2 years...

Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed that they will try to complete the repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees who fled from violence in Myanmar within two years, Bangladesh's Foreign Ministry said Tuesday....

 2018-01-16 20:13 

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Rebel ex-policeman Oscar Perez among dead in Venezuela shootout...

Officials in Venezuela confirm that Oscar Perez, a rebellious police officer who led a brazen helicopter attack in Caracas last year, was among those killed in a violent shootout with security forces....

 2018-01-16 19:36 

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California mother of 13 children held captive had no idea why police were at her home...

California authorities say the mother of 13 children kept locked in filthy conditions was...

 2018-01-16 15:36 

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Leading Serb moderate in Kosovo gunned down, spurring police manhunt...

A leading Serb politician in northern Kosovo has been gunned down, raising ethnic tensions in the Balkans and prompting the suspension of EU-mediated talks between Kosovo and Serbia....

 2018-01-16 14:55 

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3 churches firebombed during Pope's visit to Chile...

Three churches have been firebombed in Chile on the first full day of Pope Francis' visit to the Andean nation, which he opened with an apology for sex abuse by priests....

 2018-01-16 14:30 

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Japan's public broadcaster sends false alarm about North Korean missile...

Japanese public broadcaster NHK issued a false alarm about a North Korean missile launch on Tuesday, just days after a similar gaffe caused panic in Hawaii, but the broadcaster managed to correct the error within minutes....

 2018-01-16 14:12 

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Ex-Trump chief strategist Steve Bannon to meet with House panel on Russia...

U.S. President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, will meet behind closed doors today with a House of Representatives committee that is probing whether Russia meddled in the 2016 presidential election....

 2018-01-16 12:54 

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Plan for joint Olympic team with North Korea gets icy reception in South...

While Seoul forges ahead with plans to use the upcoming Winter Olympics to showcase inter-Korean unity, some South Korean athletes are...

 2018-01-16 10:26 

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Hundreds of teens in Denmark suspected of sending child porn...

Danish police say more than 1,000 people, mostly teenagers, face preliminary charges of distributing child pornography after sharing videos and photos on social media....

 2018-01-15 23:00 

CBC

'Chains and padlocks': California police say parents shackled their children to beds...

A man and a woman have been arrested in California, accused by police of keeping their children shackled to beds with chains and padlocks in...

 2018-01-15 22:18 

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Venezuela says 5 'terrorists' arrested others killed in attempt to arrest rogue pilot...

Venezuelan authorities on Monday arrested five members of a...

 2018-01-15 20:36 

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Gunbattle in Libya's capital kills 20, closes airport...

Heavily armed Libyan militias clashed in Tripoli on Monday, killing at least 20 people and forcing the capital's only airport to close, officials said....

 2018-01-15 18:11 

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Turkey vows to 'drown' U.S.-backed Kurdish force in Syria...

Turkey's president denounces U.S. plans to form a 30,000-strong Kurdish-led border security force in Syria, vowing to...

 2018-01-15 16:35 

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Sunken tanker leaves 13-kilometre oil slick in East China Sea...

A stricken Iranian tanker that sank in the East China Sea has left a large oil slick, Chinese media and Japanese authorities say, as worries grew over damage to the marine ecosystem....

 2018-01-15 14:54 

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Woman dies after fire on casino shuttle boat off Florida Gulf Coast...

A female passenger has died hours after a casino boat caught fire off Florida's Gulf Coast, forcing her and about 50 other passengers and crew to jump into the chilly waters to escape....

 2018-01-15 13:56 

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Floor collapses in Jakarta Stock Exchange tower, injuring dozens...

A mezzanine floor in the Jakarta Stock Exchange tower has collapsed, injuring nearly 80 people and forcing a chaotic evacuation....

 2018-01-15 11:58 

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'Nobody knew what to do': Hawaii missile-alert mistake feeds doubts over real emergency...

The blunder that caused more than a million people in Hawaii to fear that they were about to be struck by a nuclear missile is feeding skepticism about the government's ability to keep them informed in a real emergency....

 2018-01-15 10:00 

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Green rush, grey market: How free weed is firing up D.C.'s pot 'gifting economy'...

In stoner-friendly Washington, D.C., a green rush is booming for marijuana products, courtesy of shrewd merchants who have cultivated a...

 2018-01-15 10:00 

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Obama or Trump at royal wedding? Why Prince Harry and Meghan's guest list may not get too political...

Diplomacy and politics have played out in the guest lists for previous royal weddings, but there's a strong likelihood there may be fewer geopolitical considerations in the mix when invitations go out for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's ceremony ...

 2018-01-15 07:23 

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Double suicide bombing in Baghdad kills at least 16...

Iraq's Interior Ministry spokesperson says a double suicide bombing in central Baghdad has killed at least 16 people....

 2018-01-15 04:26 

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Trump defends self after comments, says: 'I'm not a racist'...

U.S. President Donald Trump, on the defensive in the wake of recent disparaging comments about Haiti and African nations that have revived questions about whether the leader of the world's melting pot is a racist, declared Sunday that he is not one....

 2018-01-15 03:51 

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Thousands in Philippines flee, brace for 'hazardous eruption' of volcano...

The Philippines' most active volcano rumbled back to life Sunday with lava rising to its crater in a gentle eruption that has prompted authorities to order thousands of villagers to leave their homes....

 2018-01-15 03:05 

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4 still missing in Montecito as search and rescue ends, recovery begins...

Parishioners prayed Sunday for those killed and for families still searching for missing relatives in a Southern California community ravaged by mudslides, and authorities announced another body had been found, increasing the death toll to 20....

 2018-01-14 21:30 

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Let's not do that again: FCC to look into Hawaii's mistaken missile alert...

The chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission said Sunday that Hawaii apparently did not have adequate safeguards in place to prevent a false emergency alert and that government officials must work to prevent future incidents....

 2018-01-14 21:03 

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Turkey vows imminent strike on Kurdish enclave in Syria...

Turkey's president said Sunday the country will launch a military assault on a Kurdish enclave in northern Syria ...

 2018-01-14 19:44 

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'Huge panic': Turkish plane plunges toward Black Sea, all 168 aboard survive...
 2018-01-14 13:36 

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Burning Iranian oil tanker sinks off China after collision, report says...

An Iranian oil tanker has sunk after burning for more than a week following a collision on Jan. 6 in the East China Sea, Chinese state media said on Sunday, adding that large amounts of oil were burning in the surrounding waters. ...

 2018-01-14 12:00 

CBC

Tunisia, shaken by new protests, marks 7 years since revolution...

Seven years ago today, mass demonstrations led to the resignation Tunisian President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali, the first leader to fall in the Arab Spring protests....

 2018-01-14 11:39 

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Bomb wounds Hamas official in Lebanon...

A bomb blast wounded an official of the Palestinian group Hamas in the Lebanese city of Sidon on Sunday, destroying his car, security sources and the Hezbollah movement's al-Manar television station reported....

 2018-01-14 11:24 

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7.3-magnitude earthquake strikes off Peru...

A powerful earthquake struck off Peru's coast early Sunday, prompting a tsunami alert for parts of the country and neighbouring Chile that was eventually called off....

 2018-01-14 00:26 

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Iran lifts block on Telegram app as protests wane...

Iran on Saturday lifted restrictions on the messaging app Telegram, the state news agency IRNA said. The country's government had blocked the popular service last month as security forces sought to contain the most widespread public protests in the co...

 2018-01-13 20:40 

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Transgender WikiLeaks source Chelsea Manning to run in Maryland senate race...

The transgender former Army officer who was convicted in 2013 of leaking classified documents filed her statement of candidacy with the Federal Election Commission on Thursday. ...

 2018-01-13 19:21 

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False ballistic missile alert causes panic in Hawaii...

A push alert that warned of a ballistic missile incoming to Hawaii and sent residents into a full-blown panic Saturday was a mistake, state emergency officials said. ...

 2018-01-13 17:23 

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3 dead after ferry with schoolchildren sinks in Arabian Sea off India coast...

A ferry boat carrying mostly teenage schoolchildren sank in the Arabian Sea off India's western coast on Saturday, killing three students, police said....

 2018-01-13 17:23 

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3 dead after ferry with schoolchildren sinks in Arabian Sea off India coast...

A ferry boat carrying mostly teenage schoolchildren sank in the Arabian Sea off India's western coast on Saturday, killing three students, police said....

 2018-01-13 14:28 

CBC

Frustration mounts for mudslide-ravaged California town known for luxury and calm...

Frustrations and dark discoveries mounted for Montecito, a California town known for luxury and serenity, but ravaged by a destructive mudslide that has left at least 18 people dead....

 2018-01-13 12:47 

CBC

Trump gets 'excellent health' report from White House doctor amid mental fitness questions...

Donald Trump's White House physician declared him in ...

 2018-01-13 11:57 

CBC

Rohingya insurgents say 10 found in Myanmar grave were 'innocent civilians'...

Rohingya Muslim insurgents say 10 Rohingya found in a mass grave in Myanmar's troubled Rakhine state last month were ...

 2018-01-13 10:00 

CBC

Rich Russians needing an exit strategy turn to Malta, where citizenship is for sale...

Malta lures millions of tourists every year with its dramatic Mediterranean scenery and historic sights, but increasingly it seems rich Russian visitors are attracted by something they can take with them when they leave Maltese citizenship....

 2018-01-13 00:32 

CBC

Diplomats scramble to contain outrage over Trump's remarks...

U.S. diplomats scramble to salvage their nation's bonds with Africa, Haiti and even the celebrated ...

 2018-01-12 20:31 

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Trump again waives sanctions against Iran...

U.S. President Donald Trump says he would waive nuclear sanctions against Iran for the last time to give Washington and its European allies a chance to fix the ...

 2018-01-12 16:19 

CBC

Britain's Boris Johnson calls successor a 'puffed-up popinjay' after cancelled Trump visit...

U.S. President Donald Trump cancelled a trip to London scheduled for next month to open a new embassy, a decision that was fine by Mayor Sadiq Khan, a frequent Trump foil, but lamented by British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson....

 2018-01-12 16:04 

CBC

Spain scoffs at possibility Catalan's Puigdemont could lead region in exile...

The Spanish government dismisses outright the possibility of former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont ruling the region from self-imposed exile in Brussels, and said Madrid would contest any attempt to do so in the courts. ...

 2018-01-12 14:49 

CBC

British surgeon fined, avoids jail after burning initials onto livers of patients...

A British surgeon who burned his initials onto patients' livers during transplant operations has been fined the equivalent of $17,100 Cdn and ordered to perform community service....

 2018-01-12 13:47 

CBC

Trump to undergo 1st medical exam as president amid questions over mental fitness...

Donald Trump will have his first medical exam as U.S. president today, after a week during which his mental fitness for the job has come under intense scrutiny....

 2018-01-12 12:03 

CBC

Africans 'alarmed' by Trump's comments about their continent...

Africans woke up Friday to find U.S. President Donald Trump had finally taken an interest in their continent but not in the way they had wanted....

 2018-01-12 04:00 

CBC

Facebook to emphasize friends, not news, in series of changes...

Facebook Inc. on Thursday began to change the way it filters posts and videos on its centrepiece News Feed, the start of what chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said would be a series of changes in the design of the world's largest social network. ...

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