Category Archives: World News

Man with suspected explosive vest neutralized in Saudi city CAIRO (Reuters) – Saudi security forces neutralized a man who was wearing what looked like an explosive vest in the city of Al-Bukayriyah and wounded him in an exchange of gunfire,...

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Lula registers for Brazil race from jail as thousands rally BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Workers Party registered jailed former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Wednesday as its presidential candidate while he sat in prison...

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Malaysian court to rule on women accused of killing brother of North Korean leader KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – A Malaysian court will decide on Thursday whether to continue hearing a case against two women charged with the murder of the estranged...

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U.S. criticizes Serb vote to overturn Srebrenica massacre report WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Wednesday said Bosnia’s autonomous Serb-dominated region was attempting to deny history by revoking a report that concluded...

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Brazil's Samarco to pay $512.5 million to disaster victims this year: foundation SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil’s Samarco Mineração SA expects to pay up to 2 billion reais ($512.5 million) this year to 19,000 families...

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Libya court sentences 45 to death over 2011 killings TRIPOLI (Reuters) – A Libyan appeals court on Wednesday sentenced 45 people to death by firing squad for killings committed in the capital, Tripoli, during a 2011 uprising, according...

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Budapest Airport terminal briefly shut due to hot isotope container BUDAPEST (Reuters) – A terminal of Budapest Airport was briefly shut down late on Wednesday due to an overheated container carrying an isotope, a spokesman for the Hungarian...

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Qatar to aid Turkey, currency rallies but U.S. says tariffs to stay ISTANBUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Wednesday ruled out removing steel tariffs that have contributed to a currency crisis in Turkey even if Ankara frees...

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Italy bridge collapse: The financial facts behind the fury MILAN (Reuters) – Italy’s anti-establishment government, outraged at the deadly collapse of a 50-year-old bridge, has presented the disaster as a warning to Brussels to give...

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Ex-Trump aide Manafort had 'huge dumpster of hidden money,' jury told ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) – Paul Manafort had “a huge dumpster of hidden money” abroad, a prosecutor said on Wednesday, urging a jury to convict...

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