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Somalia Mogadishu car bomb: At least 34 people killed

bbc - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 05:24
Witnesses say the bomb went off in a part of the city popular with soldiers, civilians and traders.
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Weather forecast for Monday

kyodonews - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 05:18
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Somalia’s new president slams al-Shabab as car bomb kills 34 in Mogadishu market

japantimes - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 05:02

Somalia’s new president visited victims wounded by the Mogadishu car bomb that on Sunday killed 34. President Mohamed Abdulahi Mohamed offered a $100,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of those who planned the blast. The explosion hit a busy marketplace in the western part of the capital, said police Capt. Mohamed Hussein. “It […]

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SpaceX rocket soars from NASA’s historic moon pad, booster returns back upright

japantimes - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 04:52

A SpaceX rocket soared from NASA’s long-idled moonshot pad Sunday, sending up space station supplies from the exact spot where astronauts embarked on the lunar landings nearly a half-century ago. It was the first flight from NASA’s legendary Launch Complex 39A since the shuttle program ended almost six years ago, and SpaceX’s first liftoff from […]

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Trump remark baffles Swedes

bbc - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 03:55
All was quiet in Sweden despite President Trump's suggestion of an attack in the country.
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FA Cup quarter-final draw: Lincoln City to play Sutton or Arsenal

bbc - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 03:47
Lincoln City will play Sutton or Arsenal in the FA Cup quarter-finals as reward for their fifth-round victory over Burnley.
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Blackburn Rovers 1-2 Manchester United

bbc - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 03:43
Zlatan Ibrahimovic comes off the bench to score the winner as Manchester United are made to work hard to beat Blackburn in the FA Cup fifth round.
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Fareed Zakaria: Trump has hardly done anything

cnn - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 03:39
CNN's Fareed Zakaria had strong words on Sunday for President Donald Trump's performance so far, imploring viewers to "not confuse motion with progress," and arguing that Trump has "hardly done anything."
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Bergen: Cleric's death likely to spark call for anti-US attacks

cnn - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 03:17
Omar Abdel-Rahman, the Egyptian cleric who inspired terrorist plots in New York during the early 1990s and who died in an American prison on Saturday, was also the spiritual guide of key 9/11 plotters.
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Speaker Ryan to take quiet border trip

cnn - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 03:10
Rep. Paul Ryan's secretive trip to the border, President Donald Trump's moves on Obamacare and Steve Bannon's media victory -- those stories and more fill out this week's Inside Politics forecast.
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Trump holds interviews for security adviser to replace Flynn

bbc - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 02:39
The president will choose between four candidates to replace his sacked national security adviser.
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World Club Challenge: Wigan Warriors 22-6 Cronulla Sharks

bbc - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 02:02
Joe Burgess scores a hat-trick of tries as Wigan beat Cronulla Sharks to win a record fourth World Club Challenge.
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Bernstein: Trump press attacks worse than Nixon

cnn - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 01:46
Watergate journalist Carl Bernstein says that President Donald Trump's attacks on the media are "more treacherous" than those by former President Richard Nixon.
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Renewed hope for Syrian peace, again

cnn - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:53
The UN's envoy to Syria, Staffan de Mistura, says the latest ceasefire in the war-ravaged country is holding better than previous ones and that the pause in fighting should pave the way for talks toward a political solution.
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Pence visits former Nazi concentration camp

cnn - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:32
A day after delivering the first major foreign policy address of the Trump administration, US Vice President Mike Pence toured the spare gray prison yards here where Jews and others assembled for daily roll call during the Holocaust.
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Kasich will fight repeal of key part of Obamacare

cnn - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:30
Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he won't "sit silent" and watch the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion get "ripped out" as Republicans work to repeal the law.
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Putin critic leaves Russia for treatment after alleged poisoning

cnn - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:27
A critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, who was hospitalized this month after suspected poisoning, has left the country to seek further treatment, the man's lawyer said Sunday.
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Kasich: World leaders 'just not sure' where Trump stands

cnn - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:19
Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Sunday that European allies were "begging" the United States and Trump to lead during a major security conference in Munich.
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Market attack in Somalia kills dozens

cnn - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:16
It was the first attack in the capital since a new Somali-American president was elected this month.
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Kasich: World leaders unsure about Trump

cnn - Sun, 02/19/2017 - 23:45
Ohio Gov. John Kasich called for consistency within President Donald Trump's administration, saying that world leaders at the Munich Security Conference are "not sure" about where the US will stand in times of crisis.
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