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Mar 25

Photos of the day – March 25, 2017

Photos of the day - March 25, 2017A woman dressed as “Europa” performs during a rally in Berlin marking the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome; a woman, pushed to the ground by police, tries to defends herself as the police detain an activist during an opposition rally in Minsk, Belarus; Pope Francis waves to the faithful from the Popemobile in Milan, Italy, as Cardinal Angelo Scola, the archbishop of Milan, looks on, after the Angelus in Duomo Square. These are some of the photos of the day. (AP/EPA/Getty/Reuters)

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Mar 25

Pro-Houthi court sentences Yemen president to death for treason

A Yemeni court in territory controlled by the armed Houthi movement sentenced the group’s enemy in a two-year-old civil war President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi and six other top officials in his government to death for “high treason” on Saturday. Saudi A…

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Mar 25

UN Syria envoy urges foreign powers to help restore ceasefire

The United Nations’ Syria envoy sent an urgent appeal Saturday to Russia, Iran and Turkey seeking help to restore a ceasefire, warning that escalating violence was threatening peace talks in Geneva. UN mediator Staffan de Mistura sent letters to Mosco…

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Mar 25

3 dead, 1 injured in Mexico prison riot

3 dead, 1 injured in Mexico prison riotMEXICO CITY (AP) — A fight between inmates at a northern Mexican prison left three inmates dead and one injured, authorities said Saturday.

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Mar 25

More Americans reach for a daily coffee in 2017: NCA

More Americans are drinking a daily cup of coffee in 2017, a reversal of four years of declines, as gourmet brews gain in popularity, according to an industry group’s report released on Saturday. “More of us are drinking coffee, and younger consumers …

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Mar 25

Mosul exodus as air strikes kill 'dozens'

Air strikes have killed dozens of civilians in west Mosul in recent days, officials said Saturday, as the number of people fleeing fighting against jihadists in the area topped 200,000. Hundreds of thousands more are still in danger inside the city, w…

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Mar 25

Malaysia Could Soon Analyze Its Own Black Boxes

Deputy Transport Minister Datuk Ab Aziz Kaprawi announced Thursday that Malaysia intended to create a laboratory with the capability to analyze flight recorders.

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Mar 25

Walking on frozen bubbles

Walking on frozen bubblesPaul Zizka, from Alberta, Canada, visits this lake every year — but this is the first time he photographed the magical bubbles at sunrise. The 37-year-old Zizka said there were thousands of bubbles trapped under the ice and he was lucky to see them.

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Mar 25

London attacker: 'Jack the lad' turned killer

Khalid Masood, the Briton behind this week’s terror attack on parliament, was a Muslim convert with a history of violence who was known to security services but only as a “peripheral” figure. Police said the 52-year-old father, who also used the names…

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Mar 25

Trump disappointed House conservatives blocked healthcare bill

By Steve Holland and Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Friday that he was disappointed that a conservative faction in the House of Representatives blocked his healthcare legislation and said “we learned a lot about …

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Mar 25

Ex-guerrilla leader vows to keep fight for East Timor unity

Ex-guerrilla leader vows to keep fight for East Timor unityDILI, East Timor (AP) — A former guerrilla fighter vowed Saturday to keep peace and unity as East Timor’s new president, delivering a victory speech after the final tally showed he was on course to win the election.

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Mar 25

U.S. judge grants Singaporean blogger's asylum request

A U.S. immigration judge in Chicago on Friday granted asylum to a Singaporean blogger, saying he was persecuted for his political opinions in the Southeast Asian city-state. Amos Yee, 18, who had been jailed twice in Singapore, qualifies as a politica…

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Mar 25

North Korea Threatens US Over Preemptive Strike

North Korea Threatens US Over Preemptive StrikeKim Jong Un’s regime said the U.S. should be prepared for “catastrophic consequences” if it attempts to engage Pyongyang.

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Mar 25

Cities and monuments switch off for Earth Hour

Sydney’s Opera House and Harbour Bridge plunged into darkness Saturday to mark Earth Hour, as global landmarks began dimming their lights to draw attention to climate change. Millions of people from some 170 countries and territories are expected to t…

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Mar 25

Double-amputee Marine vet joins New York police department

Double-amputee Marine vet joins New York police departmentBRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — The wounded warrior is now a cop — and he’ll be walking the beat on titanium legs.

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Mar 25

US immigration judge grants asylum to Singapore teen blogger

US immigration judge grants asylum to Singapore teen bloggerCHICAGO (AP) — A teenage blogger from Singapore whose online posts blasting his government landed in him jail was granted asylum to remain in the United States, an immigration judge in Chicago ruled Friday.

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