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February 20, 2018 11:57 am

Most of the 900 KFC outlets in UK and Ireland were forced to close because of a shortage of chicken.

Volcano Mount Sinabung erupts in Indonesia
February 20, 2018 11:51 am

Mount Sinabung sent columns of ash more than 5,000 metres into the air on Monday. The eruption caused several earthquakes and showered nearby villages with small rocks. There were no fatalities or injuries from the eruption.

Florida capital to press for gun law change
February 20, 2018 11:46 am

The official is familiar with the investigation but isnt authorized to discuss it and spoke on condition of anonymity. Federal law allows those 18 and over to buy rifles, and Cruz passed background checks necessary to obtain the weapons.

Mexico probes police in disappearance of three Italians
February 20, 2018 11:39 am

The Naples natives reportedly went missing on Jan. 31 after being detained by police at a gasoline station in the municipality of Tecalitlan in southern Jalisco.

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February 20, 2018 11:24 am

Syrian President Bashar Assad's troops have had no presence in Afrin since they pulled out of most of northern Syria in 2012, as nation-wide protests against Assad transformed into a civil war.

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February 20, 2018 11:10 am

Oxfam officials met Haiti's planning and external cooperation minister to hand over a copy of a 2011 internal report which states that the British charity's former Haiti country director had admitted to using prostitutes during a relief mission in early 2010.

South Korea says talks to hold postponed military drill with US
February 20, 2018 10:47 am

Speaking to a Yonhap reporter at an airport in Beijing, the Chinese capital, Chang said it would be easier for the two sides to co-host the 2021 Asian Winter Games because there is less competition to host them, compared to the Olympics.

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February 20, 2018 10:46 am

Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani said on Friday that Middle Eastern states should put their differences behind them and forge a security pact modelled on the European Union in order to pull the region back from the brink. 

NYPD Special Victims hunting for rapist of 12-year-old
February 20, 2018 10:32 am

The crime took place on Feb. 24, 2015. And, despite DNA evidence and surveillance footage of the attack, no arrests have been made.

February 20, 2018 10:07 am

Mitt Romney first sought the presidency in 2008 but lost the Republican nomination to Arizona Senator John McCain. Four years later, Romney won the party’s nomination but was defeated by incumbent Democratic President Barack Obama.

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February 20, 2018 9:52 am

Cyclone Gita hit the Pacific island nations of Fiji and Tonga last week. The cyclone had since been downgraded to a storm, but forecasters said it was still likely to wreak havoc on Tuesday evening.

US ramps up presence in Black Sea 
February 20, 2018 8:55 am

It's the first time two US Navy warships have been in the Black Sea since July 2017.

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February 20, 2018 9:07 am

Sanjay Patel will challenge incumbent Republican Bill Posey in Florida's District 8. He announced his candidacy this week at a meeting in Viera of the Brevard County Democratic Executive Committee.

Florida shooting suspect returns to court for hearing
February 20, 2018 7:49 am

Nikolas Cruz, his head bowed, hands shackled at his waist and wearing a red, jail-issued jumpsuit, showed no emotion during the procedural session in Fort Lauderdale.

Presidents of Russia, Turkey, Iran to meet in Turkey in April
February 20, 2018 7:45 am

Preparations are under way for Russian President Vladimir Putin, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to meet in April in Turkey, RIA news agency said on Monday. The agency quoted Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov.

Irish PM calls for urgent restoration of Northern Ireland government
February 20, 2018 7:43 am

Both the British and Irish governments have said they want to get the talks back on track but neither have suggested when Irish nationalists Sinn Fein and the pro-British Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) should return to the negotiating table.

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February 20, 2018 7:43 am

Monday's incident underlines the deepening rift between President Uhuru Kenyatta's government and the judiciary, which nullified his initial re-election as president last year and ordered a repeat vote, which Odinga then boycotted.

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February 20, 2018 7:19 am

Some whose cases were heard last week at a detention centre in central Nigeria had been held without trial since 2010, according to the justice ministry, which added that some had been released for lack of evidence against them.

Singapore economic growth slows in the fourth quarter
February 19, 2018 9:36 pm

Singapore budget 2018: People with an annual income of S$28,000 or below will be eligible to receive S$300, while those with an income between S$28,001-S$100,000 will receive S$200. And people whose income exceeds S$1000,000 annually will receive S$100.

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February 19, 2018 6:54 pm

The US Commerce Department recommended on Friday that Trump impose steep curbs on steel and aluminium imports from China and other countries, ranging from global and country-specific tariffs to broad import quotas.

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February 19, 2018 6:21 pm

Donald Trump's diatribe came after 64-year-old Oprah Winfrey in a TV show interviewed several Michigan voters about the president's first year in office.

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February 19, 2018 5:20 pm

Ten other women of various nationalities were sentenced to life in prison, he said. All the verdicts can be appealed.

February 19, 2018 4:34 pm

While President Bashar al-Assad's government and the YPG espouse utterly different visions for Syria's future and their forces have clashed at times, they have mostly avoided direct conflict during the war and see common cause in combating the Turkish military and allied rebel groups.

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February 19, 2018 2:26 pm

The United States in October lifted 20-year-old sanctions on Sudan, prompting calls from the International Monetary Fund for the African country to float its currency among other measures that it said could help its economy recover.

February 19, 2018 12:40 pm

South Korean President Moon Jae-in also asked his government to act sternly in trade talks with the United States, expressing worry over curbs on imports from other countries recently imposed by Washington.

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February 19, 2018 12:20 pm

Vice Admiral Ronald Joseph Mercado was sacked as navy chief in December for insisting those ships be installed with combat systems made by a Dutch company. Mercado told the hearing that said he had at no point spoken to Go about the weapons system.

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February 19, 2018 11:46 am

The official said that the project was on the agenda for Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull's talks with US President Donald Trump during that trip and was being seriously discussed.

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February 19, 2018 10:48 am

New Zealand's MetService issued severe weather warnings for most of the country's South Island, expected to be hit by heavy rain and gale-force winds, while it said western areas of the North Island will face strong northerly winds.

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February 19, 2018 10:18 am

A military helicopter surveying the quake damage crashed in Santiago Jamiltepec on Friday night, killing at least 13 people.

I should pay significantly higher taxes: Bill Gates
February 19, 2018 10:11 am

"I've paid more taxes, over $10 billion, than anyone else, but the government should require the people in my position to pay significantly higher taxes," Bill Gates said in an interview to CNN.

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February 19, 2018 9:38 am

Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where a former student is accused of murdering 17 people on Wednesday using an assault-style rifle, joined others on social media to plan the events, including a Washington march.

February 19, 2018 9:08 am

Malaysia hasn't given up trying to persuade the EU to think again, raising its objections with a visiting French defence minister last month. France is hoping to sell Malaysia fighter jets worth about $2 billion.

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February 19, 2018 8:48 am

On Sunday, Australian media reported that senior National Party figures were openly canvassing constituents with a view to removing Joyce from the party leadership.

February 19, 2018 8:36 am

Demonstrations across the country Friday demanded the resignation of the president and the release of his jailed opponents. Dozens were injured and many arrested when police broke up the protests.

Mexican opposition candidates slam Donald Trump wall ahead of campaign
February 19, 2018 8:16 am

Mexican opposition candidate Lopez Obrador told several hundred Morena supporters gathered at a Mexico City hotel that Trump's plan for a US-Mexico border wall is unnecessary and bound to leave problems unresolved.

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February 19, 2018 8:05 am

The Turkish army began its direct intervention in northern Syria in August 2016, backing Syrian insurgents in an offensive to push Islamic State from its border and to stop the YPG linking Afrin to other territory further east.