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Chemical weapons kill at least 58, 11 children in Syria in town of town of Khan Sheikhoun

Chemical weapons kill at least 58, 11 children in Syria in town of town of Khan Sheikhoun

April 4, 2017

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 58 people died, including 11 children, in the early morning attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun, which witnesses said was carried out by Sukhoi jets operated by the Russian and Syrian governments.

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New Zealand to America: Making the Move to the United States up 11%

New Zealand to America: Making the Move to the United States up 11%

March 14, 2017

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — It's one thing to talk about changing allegiance to another country when a new president is elected. It's another thing to go ahead and do it. But that's exactly what seems to be happening, at least in one distant corner of the world. In New Zealand, the number of Americans who applied for a grant of citizenship rose by 70 percent in the 12 weeks following the elect...

North Korea Firing Rockets into Allies Backyard, Yours Could be Next

North Korea Firing Rockets into Allies Backyard, Yours Could be Next

March 13, 2017

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Monday fired four banned ballistic missiles that flew about 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) on average, with three of them landing in waters that Japan claims as its exclusive economic zone, South Korean and Japanese officials said. The test-launches appeared to be a reaction to huge U.S.-South Korean military drills that those countries consider routine but ...

Axe Attack Replaces Commonly Used Bombs in Dusseldorf Train Station,  9 Injured

Axe Attack Replaces Commonly Used Bombs in Dusseldorf Train Station, 9 Injured

March 10, 2017

DUESSELDORF (AP) — German police said Friday that two Italian tourists were among nine people injured when a man randomly attacked passengers with an ax in Dusseldorf's main train station. The suspect, a 36-year-old man from Kosovo, was arrested shortly after the attack late Thursday, said Dietmar Kneip, a senior police official. The man, who wasn't named, is being treated in hospital for inju...

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