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Northern Peru rocked by 8.0-magnitude earthquake – USGS (PHOTO, VIDEOS)

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Published time: 26 May, 2019 08:21 Edited time: 26 May, 2019 09:10 An 8.0-magnitude earthquake struck northern Peru early on Sunday at a depth of just over 100 kilometers, according to the United States Geological Survey. The quake struck 180 kilometers west of Moyobamba, and no injuries have yet been reported. Prelim M8.0 Earthquake northern Read More

Pregnant mothers give birth in olive groves after fleeing Syria violence

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Officials in the last rebel outpost in Syria have told Sky News an estimated 700,000 people have been forced out of their homes due to a recent surge in violence in Idlib province. We gained exclusive access to the last rebel outpost of Idlib and saw people sheltering in olive groves after fleeing from the Read More

U.S. House fails to pass disaster aid bill; second attempt likely next month

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday failed to pass a $19.1 billion disaster aid bill supported by President Donald Trump, but is expected to try again early next month. FILE PHOTO: Tom Geisler surveys damaged to his farm, following flooding in Winslow, outside Omaha, Nebraska, U.S., March 20, 2019. REUTERS/Humeyra Pamuk/File Read More

Sky News witnesses horrors of Syria’s last rebel outpost

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Sky News has gained exclusive access to the bombardment of Idlib – the last rebel outpost in Syria – and witnessed first-hand the relentless attack on civilians inside the province. We saw how the ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey last year in Sochi – which declared a nine-mile demilitarised zone between rebel and regime Read More

U.S. Senate passes $19.1 billion in disaster relief, no border aid

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved $19.1 billion in aid to help Americans rebound from a string of natural disasters, but without the extra funds to address a migrant surge at the border that President Donald Trump had requested. FILE PHOTO: Roads are closed following heavy floods near Monroe, Nebraska, U.S., March Read More

U.S. lawmakers reach $19.1 billion disaster relief deal, no border aid

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FILE PHOTO: Roads are closed following heavy floods near Monroe, Nebraska, U.S., March 22, 2019. REUTERS/Humeyra Pamuk/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved $19.1 billion in aid to help Americans rebound from a string of natural disasters, but without the extra funds to address a migrant surge at the border that Read More

U.S. lawmakers reach $19 billion deal on disaster aid: senators

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House of Representatives and Senate negotiators have reached a deal on a $19.1 billion disaster aid bill that has President Donald Trump’s support, lawmakers from both parties said on Thursday. Republican Senator Richard Shelby said there could be a Senate vote on the legislation as early as Thursday. Senate Democratic Leader Read More

Sky News witnesses horrors of Idlib as crew shelled by Syrian regime

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Sky News has gained exclusive access to the bombardment of Idlib – the last rebel outpost in Syria – and witnessed first-hand the relentless attack on civilians inside the province. We saw how the ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey last year in Sochi – which declared a nine-mile demilitarised zone between rebel and regime Read More

U.S. judge appoints Ken Feinberg mediator for Bayer Roundup settlement talks

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(Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Wednesday appointed prominent attorney Kenneth Feinberg as mediator for court-mandated settlement talks in the federal litigation over allegations that Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused cancer. Feinberg has been instructed to meet with lawyers for Bayer and plaintiffs within the next 14 days, U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria Read More

Zimbabwe’s economy pronounced ‘DEAD’ & set to plunge another 20% this year

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The spiraling economic meltdown in Zimbabwe is expected to worsen in 2019, partly due to the out-of-control inflation, the country’s Treasury statistics show. The economy is expected to contract 20 percent in dollar terms in 2019. According to the data, Zimbabwe’s GDP rose four percent last year, but the inflation rate accelerated from 20.85 percent Read More