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3 survivors after airliner with 110 aboard crashes in Cuba...
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A 39-year-old airliner with 110 people aboard has crashed and burned in a cassava field just after takeoff from the Havana airport, leaving three survivors in Cuba's worst aviation disaster in three decades, officials say.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-19 07:54 UTC
WATCH: Jet with 104 passengers crashes just after takeoff in Cuba...
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The plane had just left Jos Mart International Airport.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-18 20:28 UTC
Watchdogs step up response in DR Congo as Ebola toll mounts...
World agencies and neighbouring countries on Friday hiked their response to an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo as the toll from the notorious disease mounted.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-18 15:09 UTC
14 confirmed Ebola cases in Congo as emergency meeting held...
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — There are now 14 confirmed Ebola cases in Congo's latest outbreak as health officials rush to contain the often deadly virus in a city of more than 1 million.Congo has contained several past Ebola outbreaks but this is the
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-18 15:08 UTC
'Violent Explosions' Reported at Iran-Linked Syrian Airbase...
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TEL AVIV -- A series of blasts were reported on Friday in the vicinity of a military airbase that is reportedly controlled in part by Iran in Hama in northwestern Syria.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-18 15:05 UTC
'Major, major game-changer': Ebola spreads to big Congo city...
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Congo's health minister says Ebola has spread to the capital of the country's Equateur province, a worrying shift in the new outbreak in the northwest.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-17 20:00 UTC
Chinese Police Hold Three After Protest by Laid-Off Workers in Beijing...
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A former Industrial and Commercial Bank of China staffer is held on public order charges for protesting a lack of redundancy benefits for former state bank employees.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-17 20:00 UTC
Syria's Assad travels to Russia to meet with Putin...
The Kremlin says Syrian President Bashar Assad has met with President Vladimir Putin at his summer residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-17 19:58 UTC
Trump says no 'Libya model' for denuclearization of North Korea...
US President Donald Trump on Thursday tried to put his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un back on track, saying he would not seek to implement a so-called "Libya model" for denuclearization that would force Pyongyang to give up its arms and see Kim ousted. That was a reference to comments made
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-17 19:58 UTC
Trump says warns on China's influence over North Korea before talks...
US President Trump said Chinese President Xi "could be influencing" North Korean leader Kim after his regime abruptly shifted on summit talk.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-17 19:57 UTC
Trump Suggests Regime Change On Table With North Korea, Absent Nuclear Deal...
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President Donald Trump suggested a 2011 Libya style intervention could occur in North Korea if a deal is not reached to fully denuclearize the country
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-17 19:43 UTC
Report: U.S. demands North Korea ship out nuclear warheads within 6 months...
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Asahi Shimbun reported that should North Korea agree, it would be removed from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-17 18:24 UTC
Protesting outside NSW abortion clinics could soon be outlawed...
Protesters outside abortion clinics in New South Wales may be forced to abandon their posts, if State Parliament passes a new bill due to be introduced today.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-16 19:24 UTC
Chinese officials are invading people's privacy by literally sleeping in their beds...
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Imagine government officials in your country all of the sudden move into your house for a week every other month. They sleep in your bed, sit and eat with you and your family, and report back to the government about it. Since the beginning of 2018, this h
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-16 16:17 UTC
B-52 bomber excluded from drills after North Korea complains...
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Joint exercises between the United States and South Korea will move forward but the B-52 strategic bomber and eight F-22 Raptors will not be deployed.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-16 15:46 UTC
Why Is North Korea Railing Against John Bolton? They Have A Really Rough History...
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North Korea returned to form Wednesday and lashed out at the U.S., specifically White House national security adviser John Bolton.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-16 15:43 UTC
North Korea Issues Statement Questioning Intentions of U.S. Summit...
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The English translation of the statement, released by Jonathan Cheng of the Wall Street Journal, used a lot of threatening language as to North Korea’s displeasure with some in the U.S. commenting ahead of the summit that the main goal is “nuclear abandonment” by North Korea. From the looks of the
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-16 15:42 UTC
North Korea summit: US hopeful Trump-Kim meet will go ahead...
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North Korea says it may cancel the meeting after a top Trump aide's "reckless" remarks.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-16 15:42 UTC
North Korea calls ex-diplomat 'human garbage'...
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North Korea condemned a high-profile defector in the South as part of a series of verbal attacks that have put the United States and South Korea on edge.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-05-16 15:41 UTC
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