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London council evacuates residents amid fire safety concerns

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A local London council has decided to evacuate some 800 households in apartment buildings…

5 people electrocuted in pool at water park in Turkey

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Five people, including two teenagers and a 12-year-old, died Friday after being electrocuted…

North Korea says it’s ‘biggest victim’ in US student’s death

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North Korea on Friday called itself the “biggest victim” in the death of an American student…

Suicide car bomb outside Afghan bank kills at least 29

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A suicide car bomb exploded Thursday at a bank in Afghanistan’s Helmand province as Afghan troops and government workers…

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake recorded off Guatemalan coast

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A magnitude 6.8 earthquake hit off Guatemala’s Pacific coast on Thursday, shaking much of the country and neighboring El Salvador…

Saudi king names son heir as new generation encircles throne

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Saudi Arabia’s King Salman appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince on Wednesday…

Belgium tightens security after failed bombing

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Belgium tightened security even more on Wednesday to counter fears that lone attackers could strike anywhere…

Tokyo’s world famous fish market to relocate

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Tokyo’s governor announced on Tuesday that one of the city’s most famous landmarks…

US military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

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The U.S. military said it shot down an Iranian-made, armed drone in southern Syria on Tuesday…

Car rams police vehicle on famed Paris avenue; attacker dies

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A man on the radar of French authorities was killed Monday after ramming a car carrying explosives into a police vehicle…