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Oil Tanker Explodes in Pakistan, Killing More Than 120 People

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 03:16:38 EDT

An overturned tanker caught fire on a highway and killed dozens of people who had rushed to the scene to gather leaking fuel.image


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Qatar Dismisses Arab Demands as Diplomatic Spat Drags On

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 03:27:05 EDT

The stalemate between Qatar and its Arab neighbors showed no signs of easing after Doha described the demands it received as unrealistic, despite calls for a diplomatic solution by a top Emirati official.image


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High-Rises Across England Fail Safety Checks After London Fire

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:50:39 EDT

U.K. authorities said that 34 high-rises across England have failed fire-safety checks triggered by the lethal fire in a London residential tower earlier this month, as concerns grow over the safety of residents in social housing.image


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More Than 100 People Possibly Buried by Landslide in China

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:57:47 EDT

A deadly landslide that crashed into a mountain village in Sichuan province in southwestern China was feared to have buried more than 100 people.image


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Venezuelans Risk Their Lives in Sea Trips to Feed Families

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 21:21:53 EDT

As the country’s economy crumbles, desperate residents are undertaking risky sea passages to barter for goods in Trinidad, and the outcomes are sometimes tragic. image


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Pakistan Terror Attacks Kill Dozens

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:15:52 EDT

The death toll from multiple terror attacks across Pakistan rose to 72, officials said, making it one of the deadliest days in the country so far this year and prompting the government to ramp up security and counterterrorism operations.image


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Cyberattack Targets U.K. Parliament

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 03:36:49 EDT

The U.K. Parliament on Saturday said a cyberattack targeting user email accounts hit its computer network.image


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Mozambique Audit Report Asks, Where Is More Than $1 Billion?

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:58:49 EDT

A report by audit and security firm Kroll Inc. finds three state-owned companies in Mozambique can’t account for more than $1 billion in loans and bonds raised on the international market image


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Cristina Kirchner Files Candidacy Papers for Argentina's Senate

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 22:11:45 EDT

Former President Cristina Kirchner filed papers to run for Argentina’s Senate, launching a campaign that could, if elected, give her congressional immunity from federal prosecution for alleged money laundering and racketeering during her presidency. image


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China Charges Labor Activist for 'Picking Quarrels'

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 08:01:52 EDT

A Chinese activist who for years has documented worker unrest faced charges of “picking quarrels and provoking trouble” on Friday, in a trial seen as a bellwether of Beijing’s approach to containing labor tensions.image


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India's Modi Heads to Trump White House With Relationship Issues

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 04:57:10 EDT

When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the White House on Monday for his first meeting with President Donald Trump, a principle that has long underpinned relations will be at stake: that supporting the growth of a strong India is in America’s national interest.image


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