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    Thirty injured as turbulence hits Turkish airlines flight to New York

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 01:29pm on March 10, 2019

    A Turkish airlines passenger jet traveling from Istanbul to New York hit severe turbulence Saturday as it approached its destination, with 30 people suffering injuries...

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    9 cops killed in Rakhine attack

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 10:32am on March 10, 2019

    Nine policemen have been killed in an extremist attack in Myanmar’s western Rakhine state, police said on Sunday, as tensions ratchet up in a state...

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    15 killed in Mexico nightclub shooting

    Reuters . Mexico City | Updated at 10:15am on March 10, 2019

    At least 15 people were killed and another seven wounded in a shooting at a nightclub early on Saturday in Mexico's violence-wracked Guanajuato state, according...

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    Chelsea Manning jailed for refusal to testify

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on March 10, 2019

    Chelsea Manning, who spent more than three years in prison for leaking US military secrets to WikiLeaks, was jailed again Friday for refusing to testify...

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    Trump won’t sign China trade pact unless it’s ‘great’

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:26pm on March 09, 2019

    Optimism about a rapid resolution of the months-long US-China trade war was undercut by conflicting comments out of Washington and Beijing, sending global stock markets...

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    Cohen sues Trump org for legal fees

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on March 09, 2019

    President Donald Trump’s real estate group the Trump Organisation was sued Thursday by his former lawyer Michael Cohen for ‘millions of dollars’ in legal fees...

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    Mexico road crash kills 25 migrants

    Agence France-Presse . Tuxtla Gutiérrez | Updated at 12:00am on March 09, 2019

    A truck packed with Central American migrants swerved off a highway in southern Mexico Thursday, leaving at least 25 dead and 32 injured, officials said....

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    Manafort sentenced to 47 months in prison

    Agence France-Presse . Alexandria | Updated at 12:00am on March 09, 2019

    US president Donald Trump’s former campaign chief Paul Manafort was sentenced to nearly four years in prison by a federal judge on Thursday for tax...

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    Zuckerberg outlines future plan for Facebook

    Reuters. San Francisco | Updated at 09:51pm on March 07, 2019

    Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday the company would encrypt conversations on more of its messaging services and make them compatible, the latest sign...

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    Hillary rules out run for White House

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on March 06, 2019

    Hillary Clinton has for the first time ruled out running for president in 2020.‘I’m not running, but I’m going to keep on working and speaking...