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Dozens of carriages fall on highway after train derails

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Up to 30 carriages have fallen on to a highway in Georgia after a train derailed on a bridge, according to US authorities. The entire population of Byromville – about 500 people – was evacuated following the accident, which happened at around 7am local time. Local fire chief Brett Wallis told WMAZ-TV that between 15 Read More

Female suicide bomber blows herself up in Russia’s Chechnya

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A woman has blown herself up near a police checkpoint in Grozny, the capital of Russia’s Chechnya region, in an attempted terrorist attack. The incident did not lead to any additional casualties due to timely police actions. The woman was approaching a police checkpoint in central Grozny when the officers noticed she was acting “strangely,” Read More

1 dead, dozens injured as over 200 thousand protest rising fuel prices across France

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At least one person has died and more than 100 others have been injured as around 244,000 people protested against soaring fuel prices throughout France. Police used tear gas to stop demonstrators on the Champs-Elysees. Starting from the early hours of Saturday, tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of French cities Read More

Rain storms could bring more misery for California fire evacuees

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CHICO, Calif. (Reuters) – Thousands of people displaced by California’s most destructive wildfire, including hundreds living in tents and cars, face heavy rains next week that could trigger dangerous floods and mudslides, while helping douse the flames. After losing their home in Magalia in the Camp Fire, Robin Tompkins and her son, Lukas, line up Read More

1 dead, dozens injured as tens of thousands protest rising fuel prices across France

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At least one person has died and almost 50 others have been injured as around 124,000 people protested against soaring fuel prices throughout France. Police used tear gas to stop demonstrators on the Champs-Elysees. Starting from the early hours of Saturday, tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of French cities to Read More

German transport minister wants to welcome Uber, others by 2021

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FILE PHOTO: German Transport Minister Andreas Scheuer addresses a news conference in Berlin, Germany, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch BERLIN (Reuters) – Transport Minister Andreas Scheuer wants to open the German market to car pooling services offered by Uber and other companies by 2021, Focus magazine reported Saturday. Scheuer told Focus in an interview that Read More

‘Migrant tsunami’: Tijuana mayor threatens to deport US-bound migrants amid tensions & clashes

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The arrival of growing crowds of migrants to Tijuana has led to increased tensions and clashes with locals, with the mayor warning that those who disturb the “tranquility and security” of his city will be deported. The arrival of the first members of the caravan to Tijuana triggered an anti-migrant backlash in the Mexican border Read More

Argentine military sub San Juan missing for 1 year found deep in Atlantic, military confirms

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The submarine ARA San Juan that vanished in the Atlantic over a year ago with 44 sailors on board has finally been detected at a depth of 800 meters, the Argentine military has confirmed. The ARA San Juan was discovered by Ocean Infinity, an American company contracted by the Argentine military to lead the search Read More

'Yemen war can end if world acts now'

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The world must act now to end the war in Yemen and save millions of people from the brink of famine, the man who is trying to broker a peace deal has told Sky News. Martin Griffiths, the United Nations special envoy for Yemen, said in an exclusive interview that the way ahead would be Read More

Too little, too late? Merkel comes to Chemnitz to ease ethnic tensions, but faces mass protest

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel finally visited the eastern German city of Chemnitz, more than two months after massive right-wing protests there. However, twenty times as many people came to protest against her than to see her. In late August, the city of Chemnitz witnessed a surge of anti-immigrant sentiment after the fatal stabbing of a Read More