Mexican authorities detain 800 Central American migrants

Mexican authorities detain 800 Central American migrants

Mexican authorities detained 800 migrants from Honduras and Salvador Thursday in Ciudad Hidalgo. The migrants had earlier crossed the Suchiate border river, asking Mexican authorities for a transit visa to the US. They were resting in a makeshift ...
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Shanghai factories resume operations after virus shutdown

Shanghai factories resume operations after virus shutdown

Workers return to production lines as some factories in Shanghai resume operations after the new coronavirus epidemic triggered a national shutdown, but officials say most small businesses have ytet to reopen amid supply chain obstructions.
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Rescue teams remain at the scene of the Volkmarsen carnival procession incident

Rescue teams remain at the scene of the Volkmarsen carnival procession incident

Several dozen people, including children were injured Monday when a car drove into a carnival procession in central Germany, police said, adding that the driver had been arrested.
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Fans gather outside Staples Center ahead of Kobe Bryant Memorial

Fans gather outside Staples Center ahead of Kobe Bryant Memorial

Fans gather outside the Staples Center in Los Angeles where a public memorial service for NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna Bryant will be held.
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Trump and wife Melania tour Taj Mahal on India visit

Trump and wife Melania tour Taj Mahal on India visit

US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump visit the Taj Mahal in Agra as part of their official two-day visit to India.
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Rio Carnival reigning champions dazzle with provocative, colorful show

Rio Carnival reigning champions dazzle with provocative, colorful show

The reigning champions of the Rio Carnival, the Mangueira samba school, showcase their flashy and colorful army of dancers and floats to spectators. The school presents various revisionist versions of Jesus -- black, a woman, a man in eyeshadow an...
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Spectators dance, cheer at mega Trump rally in India

Spectators dance, cheer at mega Trump rally in India

Spectators inside the world's biggest cricket stadium cheer and dance for US President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the pair hold a rally in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad. The "Namaste Trump" event is part of Trum...
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Coronavirus epidemic has 'peaked and plateaued' in China: WHO

Coronavirus epidemic has 'peaked and plateaued' in China: WHO

The World Health Organization says the outbreak of the deadly new coronavirus has "peaked" in China, where new cases have been declining since early February.
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Jussie Smollett arrives at court as he's accused of fabricating crime

Jussie Smollett arrives at court as he's accused of fabricating crime

US actor Jussie Smollett arrives at court in Chicago as he faces charges related to accusations that he fabricated a hate crime against himself.
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US: Jussie Smollett's alleged hired attackers arrive at court

US: Jussie Smollett's alleged hired attackers arrive at court

Olabinjo and Abimbola Osundario, the two brothers that former "Empire" star Jussie Smollett allegedly hired to stage an attack, arrive at a courthouse in Chicago. The US television actor, who was accused of fabricating a hate crime, was earlier th...
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Iran, Italy, S.Korea virus cases 'deeply concerning': WHO chief

Iran, Italy, S.Korea virus cases 'deeply concerning': WHO chief

The jump in new coronavirus cases in Iran, Italy and South Korea in recent days is "deeply concerning", says the head of the World Health Organization.
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Assange's father warns of extradition consequences as hearing begins

Assange's father warns of extradition consequences as hearing begins

As Julian Assange's extradition hearing begins, his father warns of the consequences of his son being extradited from the UK to the United States, saying "journalists, publishers and publications" will be subject to the same conditions.
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World must prepare for 'potential pandemic': WHO chief

World must prepare for 'potential pandemic': WHO chief

The World Health Organization chief, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, says the world should be working harder to contain the spread of the deadly new coronavirus, and should be preparing for a "potential pandemic".
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US: Harvey Weinstein arrives at court as jury deliberations continue

US: Harvey Weinstein arrives at court as jury deliberations continue

Disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein arrives at court in New York as jury deliberations continue in his sex assault trial. Gloria Allred, an attorney representing two women involved in the trial, said last week that the jury is hung on two cou...
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French court delays fraud trial for ex-premier Fillon

French court delays fraud trial for ex-premier Fillon

French former prime minister Francois Fillon and his wife Penelope made a brief appearance in court today over claims they embezzled over one million euros in an alleged fake-jobs fraud. The couple made no statement as they entered the Paris court...
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Expelled Wall Street Journal reporters leave China after headline row

Expelled Wall Street Journal reporters leave China after headline row

Two Wall Street Journal reporters leave China after being expelled over a controversial headline in an op-ed that angered Beijing. Three reporters were ordered out of the country last week over what Beijing deemed a racist headline that the journa...
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Former French PM arrives in court with wife Penelope at start of fraud trial

Former French PM arrives in court with wife Penelope at start of fraud trial

Former French Prime Minister François Fillon arrives at court in Paris ahead of his trial over claims he embezzled more than a million euros in public funds by creating a fake job for his wife. The 'Penelopegate' scandal cost him his shot at the F...
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Milan tourist sites close in fear of coronavirus spread

Milan tourist sites close in fear of coronavirus spread

Some tourist hotspots in the Italian city of Milan are protectively closing their doors to the public as the number of people contracting the new coronavirus continues to mount in Italy, where a fourth death from the virus has been reported.
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Disinfection in Seoul's local market amid virus fears

Disinfection in Seoul's local market amid virus fears

Disinfection takes place in a local market in Seoul in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus as South Korea reports 161 more cases, taking the nationwide total to 763 and making it the world's largest total outside China.
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French PM meets farmers at the Paris International Agricultural Show

French PM meets farmers at the Paris International Agricultural Show

French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe and French Minister of Agriculture and Food Didier Guillaume meet farmers at the Paris International Agricultural Show.
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Protest in London against Julian Assange's extradition to the US

Protest in London against Julian Assange's extradition to the US

People protest outside the London court where the hearing to extradite whistleblower Julian Assange to the US is taking place.
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Harnessing the power of the wind

Harnessing the power of the wind

Videographic showing how wind turbines work. Opening of the first wind farm on an industrial scale in Senegal.
Arrival of French PM Edouard Philippe at the Paris International Agricultural Show

Arrival of French PM Edouard Philippe at the Paris International Agricultural Show

French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe arrives at the Paris International Agricultural Show, hosted by the Minister of Agriculture and Food Didier Guillaume.
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Human rights 'under assault': UN chief

Human rights 'under assault': UN chief

UN chief Antonio Guterres says that "Human rights are under assault," as he opens the UN Human Rights Council's main annual session in Geneva.
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Is this buffalo racer India's Usain Bolt?

Is this buffalo racer India's Usain Bolt?

An Indian buffalo racer has become a sensation, following a blistering race late January. People praised him on social media and compared him to retired Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt. But running on paddy fields is very different from racin...
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