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Earthquake stuns Syria's Aleppo even after war's horrors

For years, the people of Aleppo bore the brunt of bombardment and fighting when their city, once Syria’s largest and most cosmopolitan, was among the civil war’s fiercest battle zones

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Mexican avocados shipped for Super Bowl named in complaint

One year after the Super Bowl season was marred by a ban on Mexican avocado shipments, another threat has emerged: An environmental complaint that avocado growers are illegally destroying forests that provide critical habitat for monarch butterflies an...

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Ukrainian President Zelenskyy arrives in France on rare wartime trip to seek more European weapons and aid

Ukrainian President Zelenskyy arrives in France on rare wartime trip to seek more European weapons and aid

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Did investors learn nothing from last year's market meltdown?

Meme stock mania was supposed to be over, right? Guess what: It's not.

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Larry Summers: More likely the Fed can pull off a soft landing, but don't get hopes up

After a shocking jobs report, Larry Summers, treasury secretary under Bill Clinton, said he is more encouraged the Fed can pull off a soft landing, but cautioned it is a "big mistake" to think the economy is "out of the woods" on Fareed Zakaria GPS Sunday.

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The world is creating more single-use plastic waste than ever, report finds

The world is producing a record amount of single-use plastic waste, mostly made from polymers created from fossil fuels, despite global efforts to reduce plastic pollution and carbon emissions, according to a new report released Monday.

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Japan's workers haven't had a raise in 30 years. Companies are under pressure to pay up

Hideya Tokiyoshi started his career as an English teacher in Tokyo about 30 years ago.

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Foxconn January sales hit record high after production restored at world's biggest iPhone factory

Apple supplier Foxconn says its January monthly sales hit a record high as it bounced back from Covid-19 disruptions in China.

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First stamps featuring King Charles III unveiled

The first stamps featuring King Charles III were unveiled on Wednesday by the Royal Mail, the British postal service.

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Cuban who shot to fame after he was rescued as a boy from Florida straits is set to become a lawmaker

Elián González, the Cuban boy whose custody battle stoked Cold War-era tensions, has been nominated to serve in the island's National Assembly, the communist-party daily Granma said Monday.

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Officials: Jamaica policeman charged with abduction, rape

Authorities in Jamaica say they have charged a police officer with abducting and raping a woman following a traffic stop

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Two children dead after bus rams into Quebec nursery

The 51-year-old bus driver has been arrested and charged with homicide, police say.

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Oil major TotalEnergies doubles annual profit to $36 billion

France’s TotalEnergies SE doubled its profits in 2022, joining other international oil and gas companies in fattening their bottom lines as high energy prices surged after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

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Norwegian minister apologizes over TikTok on her work phone

Norway’s justice minister has apologized for having failed to admit, when quizzed in Parliament, that she had installed and used TikTok on her government-issued phone

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Bulgaria's ex-energy chief charged over Russian gas cutoff

Bulgarian prosecutors have charged a former energy minister in the previous, pro-Western government with mismanagement that allegedly caused losses of 45 million euros ($48 million) to the country’s major state-run gas operator

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Tyre Nichols: Policeman took and shared photos of injured man

A new report details the brutality the 29-year-old suffered at the hands of five Memphis officers.

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Mexico finds 14 bodies in overturned pickup truck in canal

Authorities in northern Mexico say they have found the bodies of 14 people in an overturned pickup truck submerged in a canal

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Zelenskyy flies West: If it's Thursday, this must be Belgium

A whirlwind 36 hours are taking Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy from Kyiv to London, on to Paris and probably to the European Union headquarters in Brussels on Thursday

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2 children dead, 6 kids hospitalized after city bus crashes into day care north of Montreal, Quebec police say

2 children dead, 6 kids hospitalized after city bus crashes into day care north of Montreal, Quebec police say

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Minister: Cybercrimes now 20% of Spain's registered offenses

Spain’s government has pledged stronger action against cybercrime, which has come to account for about a fifth of all offenses registered in the country

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