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April 07, 2018 - 11:06 am
(NIPAWIN, Canada) -- Fourteen people are dead and another 14 are injured after a bus carrying a Canadian hockey team was involved in a crash late Friday in Saskatchewan. Nipawin Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) confirmed the accident and said 28 people were on the bus, which was carrying a...
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April 06, 2018 - 8:09 am
(ISRAEL) -- Palestinians are gearing up for a second Friday of big protests along the fence dividing Israel and the Gaza Strip. It is week two of what Palestinians are calling the "Great March of Return," which started last Friday and is slated to continue through May 15. The end date marks the...
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April 06, 2018 - 7:15 am
(DAMASCUS, Syria) -- Exactly one year ago, on April 6, 2017, between 8:40 and 8:50 p.m. EST, 59 U.S. Tomahawk missiles rained down on a Syrian airbase. The missiles -- launched from U.S. Navy destroyers in the Mediterranean Sea -- were the Trump administration's direct response to a Syrian sarin...
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April 05, 2018 - 3:17 pm
(TOKYO) -- Mount Shinmoedake, featured in the 1967 James Bond film "You Only Live Twice," put on a show Thursday morning when cameras caught not only the volcano erupting but lightning above it. The volcano, which is located between Miyazaki and Kagoshima prefectures in southwest Japan, has been...
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April 05, 2018 - 2:33 pm
(BEIJING, China) -- China has formally filed a complaint against planned U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods, the World Trade Organization said today. China "requested consultations" over the Trump administration's plans to impose tariffs, officially initiating a dispute with the WTO, the global trade...
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April 05, 2018 - 2:27 pm
(DODOMA, Tanzania) -- A 7-year-old girl who climbed Mount Kilimanjaro to honor her late dad made history as the youngest girl to climb all 19,341 feet, according to a website that tracks records on the famous mountain. Montannah Kenney, 7, of Austin, climbed Africa’s tallest mountain alongside her...
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