Attackers kill 31 in Mali village, a year after massacre at same site

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At least 31 people were killed on Friday in an attack on a village that was the scene last year of Mali's worst civilian massacre in recent memory, the government said.

Israel’s Gantz vows to form government without Netanyahu

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Israeli opposition leader Benny Gantz is vowing to form a government that will include neither the indicted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu nor the predominantly Arab parties in parliament.

Biden lashes out at Sanders as early Democratic caucus votes underway in Nevada

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As early voting surged in Nevada's nominating contest, former U.S. vice-president Joe Biden lashed out at Democratic rival Bernie Sanders on Saturday for not doing enough to control his most aggressive supporters.

Xi’s early involvement in coronavirus outbreak raises questions

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A recent speech by Chinese President Xi Jinping that has been published by state media indicates for the first time that he was leading the response to a new coronavirus outbreak from early on in the crisis....

15 children killed in Haiti orphanage fire

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A fire swept through a Haitian children's home run by a Pennsylvania-based non-profit group on Thursday night, killing 15 children, officials say.

Michael Avenatti found guilty in Nike extortion case

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Michael Avenatti, a lawyer who gained fame by representing porn actress Stormy DanielsĀ in lawsuits against U.S. President Donald Trump, was convicted Friday of trying to extort sportswear giant Nike.

‘The regime has bombed everywhere’: Syrians fleeing opposition enclave seek safety at Turkish border

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Syrian families have been fleeing their homes and pushing toward a closed border with Turkey as government troops backed by Russia seek to regain control of the last opposition enclave in the country.

More than 1,700 Chinese health workers infected while fighting coronavirus outbreak

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B.C. has identified a new presumptive case of coronavirus, on top of Canada's seven previously confirmed cases. But the vast majority of coronavirus cases remain in China's Hubei province, where six health workers have died while trying...

Justice Department won’t charge ex-FBI agent and Trump target Andrew McCabe

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Federal U.S. prosecutors have declined to charge former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe, closing an investigation into whether the longtime target of President Donald Trump's ire lied to federal officials about his involvement in a news media...

U.S. and Taliban agree to temporary truce in Afghanistan

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The peace deal would call for negotiations between Afghans on both sides of the conflict to start next month, an eventual countrywide cease-fire and a commitment from the Taliban not to harbour terrorist groups like al-Qaeda, while...