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CNN – Rescuers rushed from the rubble with babies in their arms after a gas explosion leveled part of a maternity hospital in Mexico City...

Reuters – Malaysia declared on Thursday the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 an accident, clearing the way for the airline to pay compensation to...

MH370 Officially Declared Lost

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AP – Malaysia’s government declared Thursday the crash of Flight 370 an accident to pave the way for compensation claims, angering victims’ families still waiting...

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Reuters – Facebook Inc’s FB.O revenue grew 49 percent in the fourth quarter, as mobile advertising growth helped the world’s largest Internet social network beat...

The New York Times – Four months after the abduction of 43 rural college students shook the nation and set off a political crisis, Mexico’s...

China Cracks Down On Alibaba

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ABC News – Chinese regulators accused e-commerce giant Alibaba of permitting sales of fake goods and hurting consumers in a report that was withheld until...

Reuters – Jordan said on Wednesday it was willing to hand over an Iraqi woman detained for her role in a 2005 suicide bombing in...

The Telegraph – The French are seeking to rewrite history by claiming that Napoleon Bonaparte was a “political virtuoso” who all but won the Battle of...

The New York Times – The Senate passed a bill on Thursday to force approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, which President Obama is...

BBC – A gunman has been arrested in a studio of Dutch news broadcaster NOS after disrupting the main evening news, reportedly demanding airtime. Staff...

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The Huffington Post – The Islamic State group released a message late Wednesday purportedly extending the deadline for Jordan’s release of an Iraqi would-be hotel...

The Sydney Morning Herald – The autopsy on the body of poisoned Russian former spy Alexander Litvinenko was described as one of the most dangerous...

Loonie Drops Below 80 Cents US

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CBC – The Canadian dollar has slipped below 80 cents US for the first time in almost six years. The loonie closed at 79.87 cents US on Wednesday, down about...

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Researchers Cure Peanut Allergy

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The Guardian – Australian researchers have found a possible key to a cure for people with potentially fatal peanut allergies. A Melbourne-based study has already...

Hezbollah Attacks Israeli Convoy

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The Daily Star – Hezbollah fighters attacked an Israeli military convoy Wednesday in the occupied Shebaa Farms, in south Lebanon, killing four soldiers, in retaliation...

CBC – Canada’s electronic spy agency sifts through millions of videos and documents downloaded online every day by people around the world, as part of...