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DURRES, Albania. -- At least 11 people have been killed, several more are missing and hundreds have been injured after an earthquake struck Albania on Tuesday, The quake, which had a preliminary rating of 6.4-magnitude, hit the European nation at an approximate depth of 20...
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LONDON -- Uber has just suffered a significant setback in one of its biggest markets. London transit officials have decided not to extend the company's license to operate in the city beyond midnight local time on Monday. In a statement, Transport for London said Uber was still...
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JERUSALEM, Israel. -- Charges of bribery, fraud, and breach of trust have been unveiled against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in three separate corruption cases, the Attorney General announced on Thursday evening, marking the first time in Israel's history that a sitting PM...
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UNDATED -- Meteorites that crashed into Earth billions of years contain sugars, researchers say, lending support to the idea that asteroids may hold some of the ingredients for life. An international team of scientists found "bio-essential" sugars in meteorites, which also...
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ABUJA, Nigeria. -- A man serving 24 years in a Nigerian maximum security prison used a network of accomplices to conduct an international scam that brought in $1 million, officials said. Hope Olusegun Aroke was convicted of fraud four years ago and was held at a maximum-security...
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HONG KONG -- In a surprise decision Monday, a Hong Kong court threw out a month-old mask ban the government had introduced in the hopes of stemming the city's ongoing political unrest. But the ruling has provoked anger in China, with the country's top legislature signaling that...
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BAGHDAD, Iraq. -- Senior members of ISIS are plotting mass prison breaks and a resurgence of terror after taking refuge in Turkey, according to the head of Iraqi Military Intelligence. Lt. Gen. Saad al-Allaq told CNN in an exclusive interview that Iraq had handed dossiers on...
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BEIJING -- China's President Xi Jinping has called for an end to violence in Hong Kong, in strongly-worded comments that coincide with the second protest-related death in a week in the semi-autonomous city. Speaking on the sidelines of the BRICS summit in Brazil on Thursday, Xi...
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HONG KONG -- The threat of violence hung over Hong Kong Thursday evening as thousands of student protesters prepared to face off with riot police, amid a continued occupation of several of the city's most prestigious universities. The level of unrest and destruction in the...