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 2019-02-23 16:39 

Euronews

Former luxury home of drug lord Pablo Escobar is demolished...

The 8-storey...

 2019-02-23 16:34 

Euronews

Louvre Abu Dhabi brings Rembrandt to Middle East for first time...

The UAE museum is currently exhibiting more than 90 works from the Dutch Golden Age....

 2019-02-23 16:34 

Euronews

Elephant seal travelled across 6500kms to stay on beach in South Africa...

The rare animal has made its way to Cape Town's Fish Hoek beach, where he's made a nesting area in the popular stretch by the sea. Locals and tourists can get a good look at the creature but must give him space....

 2019-02-23 16:22 

dpa

Reports: Kim Jong Un leaves for Trump summit by train...

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 2019-02-23 16:21 

Washington Post

Opposition leader Juan Guaido says first aid shipment has entered Venezuela from Brazil....

Opposition leader Juan Guaido says first aid shipment has entered Venezuela from Brazil....

 2019-02-23 16:20 

CNN International

Top Catholic cardinal admits church destroyed documents on clergy sexual abuse...

In a remarkable admission, German Cardinal Reinhard Marx said Saturday that documents that could have contained proof of clergy sexual abuse in the Catholic Church were destroyed or never drawn up....

 2019-02-23 16:20 

NBC News

Judge dismisses charges over boy's death on waterslide...

Caleb Schwab, 10, was killed on the Verruckt ride at the Schlitterbahn amusement park in Kansas, in 2016. The owner of the park and designer of the ride were among those charged....

 2019-02-23 16:19 

Deutsche Welle

Opinion: Help, the helpers are coming!...

What's happening on the borders of Venezuela is anything but a humanitarian aid operation, according to DW's Astrid Prange. She says using aid for political purposes is abhorrent and dangerous....

 2019-02-23 16:14 

Euronews

Cubans set to vote "yes" or "no" in referendum about the constitution...

The new document will recognise private property for the first time, the role of foreign investment and the Internet. The current charter was approved in 1976....

 2019-02-23 16:14 

i24 News

Al-Aqsa section closed since 2003 reopened to Muslim worshipers: report...
 2019-02-23 16:12 

Washington Post

U.S. lawmakers sound off during humanitarian aid standoff on Venezuelan border...

Republicans are pretty much unified in criticism of Maduro government. But Democrats are split on U.S. role in growing conflict....

 2019-02-23 16:09 

Deutsche Welle

Germany boosts support for tackling DR Congo Ebola outbreak...

Germany is one of the largest government donors for the fight against the deadly Ebola virus in Africa. An outbreak in DR Congo has led to the deaths of nearly 500 people since last August....

 2019-02-23 16:07 

Reuters Africa

U.S. 'gravely concerned' about reports of civil society indictments in Turkey - State Department...

The United States is "gravely concerned" by reports that prosecutors in Turkey have moved to indict 16 civil society, media and business leaders, the U.S. State Department said on Saturday....

 2019-02-23 16:04 

Sydney Morning Herald

Kim Jong-un begins long train ride to Trump summit...

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has set off by train for Vietnam for his second summit with US President Donald Trump next week, media report, with two witnesses seeing a train crossing into China from North Korea....

 2019-02-23 16:03 

Washington Post

At least 20 killed in vehicle accident at China mine...

State media report at least 20 people were killed and 30 injured in a vehicle accident at a mine in northern China...

 2019-02-23 16:01 

Breitbart Europe

Khan's London: Two Shot and Stabbed in Street Brawl, Teen Dies...

A teenager has died after being attacked by a gang armed with...

 2019-02-23 15:53 

CNN

Cuba's tobacco growers confront climate change...

Usually the winter months are Cuba's dry season, perfect for growing and harvesting tobacco for top brands like Cohiba, Montecristo and Partagas. There's been so much rain that fields are muddy -- just one of the effects of climate change....

 2019-02-23 15:53 

Washington Post

Opposition leader Juan Guaido sends off trucks carrying aid from a Cucuta, Colombia warehouse to Venezuela border....

Opposition leader Juan Guaido sends off trucks carrying aid from a Cucuta, Colombia warehouse to Venezuela border....

 2019-02-23 15:52 

dpa

Tottenham lose ground in title race after defeat at Burnley...

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 2019-02-23 15:51 

Sydney Morning Herald

Counting starts in Nigeria's delayed poll, after explosions...

Nigerian officials began counting votes in its delayed election on Saturday, after gunfire and explosions started voting day, as President Muhammadu Buhari seeks a second term in Africa's most populous nation....

 2019-02-23 15:47 

Washington Post

Albanian military finds hand grenade cache in northern town...

Albania's Defense Ministry says it has found scores of hand grenades in a northern city that are believed to have been looted from army depots in 1997 during civil unrest sparked by a failed Ponzi scheme...

 2019-02-23 15:45 

Fox News

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Albanian military finds hand grenade cache in northern town...

Albania's Defense Ministry says it has found scores of hand grenades in a northern city that are believed to have been looted from army depots in 1997 during civil unrest sparked by a failed Ponzi scheme....

 2019-02-23 15:41 

CBC

Explosions, delays mark Nigeria's presidential election...

Gunfire and explosions marred the opening of voting Nigeria's delayed election on Saturday as President Muhammadu Buhari sought a second term....

 2019-02-23 15:41 

Euronews

'Trash cows': Farm animals swallow metal and plastic waste...

Some 60,000 cows in France develop tumours and infections every year because of waste they ingest....

 2019-02-23 15:38 

Washington Post

Lebanon's Hezbollah punishes official over parliament spat...

A Lebanese politician says Hezbollah's top commanding body has decided to suspend the political activities of a leading legislator because of his spat with rival politicians in Parliament last week...

 2019-02-23 15:36 

Al Jazeera

Voters prepare for presidential elections in Senegal...

President Macky Sall is widely expected to win reelection after two of his two rivals were barred from contesting....

 2019-02-23 15:35 

Fox News

[ World ]

Lebanon's Hezbollah punishes official over parliament spat...

A Lebanese politician says Hezbollah's top commanding body has decided to suspend the political activities of a leading legislator because of his spat with rival politicians in Parliament last week....

 2019-02-23 15:33 

AP

The Latest: Nigerian officials now admit extremist attack...

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — The Latest on Nigeria's election (all times local):3:30 p.m.Nigerian security authorities are now openly acknowledging an extremist attack in the northeast......

 2019-02-23 15:29 

Euronews

Thousands march across France for the Gilets Jaunes' "Act XV"...

For the movement's "Act XV", the Gilets Jaunes organised marches in Paris and other cities as well as a picnic at the Chambord castle and a protest at the UN....

 2019-02-23 15:26 

Fox News

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Venezuelan troops abandon posts amid violent clashes with protesters at Colombian border...

At least three Venezuelan troops have abandoned their posts at the country's border with Colombia as confrontations with protesters over incoming humanitarian aid grow more violent by the day....

 2019-02-23 15:23 

AP

Train possibly taking Kim Jong Un to summit enters China...

DANDONG, China (AP) — A train similar to one used in the past by Kim Jong Un entered China on Saturday evening, possibly carrying the North Korean leader on a multiday journey to Vietnam's capital......

 2019-02-23 15:22 

AP

Gale force winds sweep across Adriatic Sea, Croatian coast...

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Gale force winds have swept across much of the Croatian Adriatic coast, toppling trees, damaging cars and shattering windows.There were no reports of major......

 2019-02-23 15:16 

Reuters Africa

Day into emergency rule, Sudan's Bashir names VP and prime minister...

Sudan...

 2019-02-23 15:11 

Washington Post

In Nigeria, delayed election takes place amid polling glitches and Boko Haram attacks...

Africa's most populous country has struggled with a stumbling economy and an ongoing Islamist insurgency....

 2019-02-23 15:11 

News24

Teen girls, ages 14 and 15, charged with robbing bank...

Police in Massachusetts have charged teenage girls ages 14 and 15 with robbing a bank...

 2019-02-23 15:11 

News24

WATCH: Quirky customs - The 'Glocklerlauf' Procession...

Some of Europe's customs and traditions are a bit off-the-wall. One such is the Glocklerlauf procession in Austria's Salzkammergut region. The idea is to scare off evil winter spirits with bells and coloured lights....

 2019-02-23 15:10 

Washington Post

Young Pakistani man, woman slain in suspected honor killing...

Pakistani police say a young man and a woman have been killed in the country's commercial hub, Karachi, allegedly by relatives over a perceived affront to family honor...

 2019-02-23 14:59 

Reuters Africa

Getafe dream of Champions League football after beating Rayo...

Getafe climbed into the top four of La Liga on Saturday with a 2-1 win over neighbours Rayo Vallecano, boosting the Madrid minnows...

 2019-02-23 14:59 

Fox News

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Young Pakistani man, woman slain in suspected honor killing...

Pakistani police say a young man and a woman have been killed in the country's commercial hub, Karachi, allegedly by relatives over a perceived affront to family honor....

 2019-02-23 14:58 

The Times of India

North Korean leader's train arrives in China: Reports...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's armoured train arrived in China late Saturday ahead of his summit with US President Donald Trump in Vietnam, according to media reports....

 2019-02-23 14:53 

Al Jazeera

Will Brexit push Cambodia into economic crisis?...

As the UK prepares to leave the EU, we look at Brexit's potential effect on Southeast Asian economies....

 2019-02-23 14:52 

dpa

Imperious Johaug, fighting Roethe claim skiathlon world titles...

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 2019-02-23 14:52 

dpa

Clashes erupt at border as Venezuelan opposition eyes aid delivery...

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 2019-02-23 14:52 

dpa

Goggia delights in downhill for first win after injury return...

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 2019-02-23 14:44 

Reuters Africa

S. African opposition party vows to create jobs, fight graft in manifesto...

South Africa...

 2019-02-23 14:44 

AP

The Latest: Train possibly taking Kim to summit enters China...

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The Latest on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's travels to the summit with President Donald Trump in Vietnam (all times local):8:40 p.m.A train similar to one......

 2019-02-23 14:44 

Deutsche Welle

Matteo Salvini: Sweeping to power with selfies?...

Italy's right-wing populists are likely to win Sunday's regional elections in Sardinia. The poll is seen as a test run for a new coalition in Rome. Italy is moving to the right. Bernd Riegert reports from Sardinia....

 2019-02-23 14:43 

CNN International

Goggia wins controversial downhill in Switzerland...

Olympic champion Sofia Goggia won her first race of the season but a timekeeping issue in Crans-Montana, Switzerland meant downhill leader Nicole Schmidhofer finished fourth after thinking she had come third....

 2019-02-23 14:41 

Breitbart Middle East

Exclusive Syrian Activist: Muslim World Manipulates Islam to Incite Against Israel...

The hatred of Jews and Israel has led the Islamic world to go to place the "liberation of Jerusalem" as the most pressing issue facing it....

 2019-02-23 14:38 

USA Today

Told to leave, ISIS ‘caliphate’ holdouts in Syria stay devoted...

Many of them traveled to Syria from all over the world. And they stuck around as the militants' control crumbled....

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