Saturday, May 30, 2015
May 30, 20152:50 pm
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Ecuador's Geophysical Institute said the quake occurred at 01:26 am local time at a depth of 12 kilometres off the Ecuadorian coast.

May 30, 201511:33 am
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No arrests have been announced, and it's not clear where the accused soldiers, who were supporting a UN peacekeeping force, are now. The UN seems unable to say when the abuses stopped, or how long it continued to investigate.

May 30, 201510:32 am
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The anti-Muslim event outside the Islamic Community Center of Phoenix was organized by an Iraq war veteran who posted photos of himself online waving the US flag.

May 30, 20158:49 am
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"This is deeply painful and frankly unimaginable for all of us who had the great fortune to work with Ed,'' said American Express CEO Ken Chenault, in a letter to employees Friday.

May 30, 20157:55 am
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His comments came as defense officials revealed that China had put two large artillery vehicles on one of the artificial islands it is creating in the South China Sea

May 29, 20158:10 pm
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Rebekah Aversano visited Richard Norris at his Virginia home and stroked his face — which once belonged to her 21-year-old brother Josh.

May 29, 20153:46 pm
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New way to calm angry passengers, throw them a pizza party, at least that is what Delta Airline's pilot did.

May 29, 20153:43 pm
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Gigi Jordan, a nurse-turned-pharmaceutical-entrepreneur, claimed her son Jude Mirra had been sexually abused for years by his biological father and other men in her life.

May 28, 20154:14 pm
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CSF accounts for nearly half of overt US financial aid to Pakistan since 2001.

May 28, 20154:50 pm
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The accused posted a Facebook video of himself smoking marijuana with the chameleon, Binna, earlier this year. That prompted a complaint from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.

May 28, 201511:45 am
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It would be a radical change for Chile, one of only six countries that prohibit all abortion, according to the New York-based Center for Reproductive Rights.

May 28, 20159:36 am
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People were told to stay away from more than 200 homes in Parker County where the Brazos River was poised to overflow its banks about 30 miles (50 km) west of Fort Worth on Wednesday night, county officials said.

May 28, 20158:26 am
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Four US civilians have been started on preventive measures called post-exposure prophylaxis, which usually includes the anthrax vaccine, antibiotics or both.

May 27, 20158:57 am
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A State department official said the US is "carefully" monitoring China's military developments.

May 26, 20159:10 pm
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Rezaian, an Iranian-American, has been held since July last year in a politically sensitive case that has unfolded while Iran and world powers conduct nuclear talks

May 26, 20158:22 am
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US military jets escorted an Air France flight into New York City after someone claimed a chemical weapon was aboard the aircraft, the FBI said.

May 25, 201510:34 am
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Sgt. Kimberly A Schneider said that officers spotted the parked vehicle Sunday afternoon on a street on the National Mall west of the Capitol between Constitution and Independence Avenues.

May 25, 20158:56 am
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From 350 to 400 homes were destroyed in Wimberley, many of them washed away and everal people are still missing.

May 24, 20158:53 pm
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The couple were in a taxi cab whose driver lost control and crashed into a guard rail, the network reported, citing state police.

May 24, 20151:47 pm
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The Gerontology Research Group considers her to be the oldest person in the world, based on available records.

May 23, 20152:50 pm
President Barack Obama walks to the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Thursday, April 2, 2015, to speak about the breakthrough in the Iranian nuclear talks. The president heralded a framework nuclear understanding with Iran as an "historic" agreement that could pave the way for a final deal that would leave the U.S., its allies and the world safer.

The House of Representatives passed the measure overwhelmingly last week, with Democrats and Republicans uniting in their desire to rein in the NSA's highly controversial program.

May 23, 201511:49 am
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Trade Promotion Authority bill's passage is a critical step toward enabling US to negotiate modern trade agreements in the Asia-Pacific and Europe that reflect its values.

May 23, 20159:07 am
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A 10-square-mile oil (25.9-square kilometer) slick off the coast of California is thinner than a coat of paint, officials said.

May 23, 20158:43 am
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The death toll was one of the heaviest to hit Mexico since President Enrique Pena Nieto took office in December 2012.

May 22, 20152:01 pm
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FBI has arrested two men in southern California, suspected of attempting to travel abroad to join Islamic State.

May 23, 20158:40 am
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There is nothing in the emails to suggest that Clinton was actively soliciting Blumenthal's advice or alleged intelligence information, although the documents contain few replies she may have sent to him.

May 22, 20159:42 am
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The decision was put on hold decision on hold until the US Supreme Court issues a ruling on same-sex marriage.

May 21, 20151:58 pm
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When Morales next week swears in mayors and governors elected in runoff voting May 3, he will be face-to-face with those who have benefited from the discontent with his Movimiento a Socialismo.

May 21, 20157:37 am
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Colombia's coast guard says the body of the pilot, whose nationality was unknown, was found among the wreckage along with 1.2 metric tons of cocaine.

May 21, 201512:42 am
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Oil not the main source of income for IS; has a big salary bill, but low investment in infrastructure.

May 20, 20158:52 pm
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The released material included a variety of declassified documents, a list of English language books recovered from the compound and material published by other militant groups.

May 20, 20151:39 pm
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The violence led to the arrests of 170 people who were charged with organized crime resulting in death.

May 20, 20158:38 am
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The disaster, killing at least 78, hit around 3 am local time (4 am EDT; 0800 GMT) in the town of Salgar, about 60 miles (100 kilometers) southwest of Medellin.

May 20, 20158:28 am
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The official confirmed the arrests late Tuesday, but did not have any other details.

May 20, 201510:17 am
Under the Tier-1 facility, the selected agency will have to set up a round-the-clock OSR centre within six months of acquiring the Rs 33-crore contract.

Coast Guard Petty Officer said Tuesday's pipeline break created an oil slick stretching for about 6.4 kms of beach and about 45 meters into the ocean.

May 19, 201511:51 am
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Bobby Jindal testing waters for 2016 presidential run, expected to formally run after his Legislature ends on June 11.