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Philippine president arrives in earthquake-hit Abra

Philippine President Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos arrived in the earthquake-hit Abra province on Thursday with other government officials."I agree to what we usually do –

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Three injured in Israeli helicopter crash

Three crew members were evacuated to hospital on Monday night after a helicopter crashed off Israel's northern shore, the country's national Magen David Adom emergency health service said.Magen David

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At least 1,400 dead, 5,700 injured in Haiti earthquake

02:13 Rescue teams in the Caribbean nation of Haiti are still looking for survivors after a powerful earthquake devastated its southwest peninsula on Saturday morning.Locals are despera

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At least 27 dead in bus accident in southern Peru

At least 27 people were killed and several injured on Friday after an interprovincial bus overturned in the southern Peruvian region of Ayacucho, according to preliminary information provided by the

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Baseball fans excited for games after COVID rules lifted

01:52 As coronavirus case numbers fall in the U.S., there are increasing signs oflife returningto normal.That includessports stadiums, empty for much of the last year, wherefans are onc

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How volunteer frontline workers support Brazil's COVID fight

02:35 After more than ayear responding tothe COVID-19 pandemic, health care teams inBrazil still find themselvesoverwhelmed. ​Case numbers are surging and hospitals are stretched to th

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Chinese Winter Olympics flag bearers: It's an honor to do this

01:00 Eleven athletes have carried the flag for the People's Republic of China at the opening and closing ceremonies of the Winter Olympics since the country sent teams to the top wint

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Giant ship blocking Suez Canal has been freed: Reports

Salvage teams freed the Ever Given in the Suez Canal on Monday, according to media reports, almost a week after the giant vessel ran aground in one of the world's most important trade paths.

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Four dead after severe weather in Nashville, Tennessee

Click arrows to view gallery Severe weather and flash floods have left four people dead around the city of Nashville in the U.S. state of Tennessee Sunday. Nashville Fire Depar

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Traffic jam at the Suez Canal

01:12 A stuck vessel blocking the Suez Canal is causing massive losses to the shipping industry.Two international teams are trying to help re-float the ship, but it's unclear how long

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Rescuers search for survivors in Indonesia landslide

00:50 Rescue teams in Indonesia’s central Sulawesi province were on the scene of a landslide at an illegal gold mining area, working to find and save survivors. The landslide killed si

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Over hundred feared dead in India flash flood

Some 100 to 150 casualties are feared in a flash flood in Chamoli District of India's Uttarakhand State, according to ANI news agency citing local authorities.Professional teams and choppers have bee

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Training centers open for coronavirus detecting dogs

03:07 Authorities around the world are looking for better screening methods to protect the public from COVID-19. And one growing tactic involves the use of dogs. From airports in Helsi

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Indonesia earthquake kills at least 73 people

(Scroll to the right to see more)Rescue teams continue to search for bodies of victims and buried survivors after a 6.2-magnitude quake happened on Indonesia's Sulawe

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15 injured, many trapped by building collapse in southwest India

At least 15 people were injured and around 70 are feared to be trapped under debris after a multi-story building in Maharashtra's Raigad district collapsed, local media reported on Monday.Three Natio

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Beijing to host youth football event in mid-August

The 37th Beijing Evening Baidui Cup, an annual youth football tournament, will be held in mid-August after the Chinese capital lowered its emergency response to COVID-19 from level II to III. Teams

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China's Qinghai donates 20,000 masks to Burundi

A total of 20,000 surgical masks donated by northwest China's Qinghai Province to Burundi were shipped off Thursday morning, the provincial foreign affairs office said. The batch of anti-coronav