LIVE: Ancient Olympia hosts 80th Olympic flame ceremony ahead of Rio 2016
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LIVE: Ancient Olympia hosts 80th Olympic flame ceremony ahead of Rio 2016

The Olympic torch is set to be lit in Ancient Olympia on Thursday, April 20,…

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Syria: Russian troops provide humanitarian aid to residents of Izra
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Syria: Russian troops provide humanitarian aid to residents of Izra

Military personnel of Russia’s Armed Forces distributed humanitarian aid to residents of the Syrian town…

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Russia: EMERCOM sends humanitarian aid to Ecuador earthquake victims
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Russia: EMERCOM sends humanitarian aid to Ecuador earthquake victims

Personnel from Russia’s Ministry of Emergency Situations (EMERCOM) were filmed loading an Ilyushin Il-76 aircraft…

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Mexico: 3 killed, 136 injured after huge blast at oil plant in Veracruz
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Mexico: 3 killed, 136 injured after huge blast at oil plant in Veracruz

At least three people were killed and 136 injured after a large explosion at a…

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USA: Rev. Billy ‘levitates the evil’ out of SF museum, exorcising ‘corrupt’ donors
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USA: Rev. Billy ‘levitates the evil’ out of SF museum, exorcising ‘corrupt’ donors

Performance artist Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir Church ‘amazed’ locals outside of San…

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China: Move over Iron Man, this human-piloted mecha-bot is the real deal!
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China: Move over Iron Man, this human-piloted mecha-bot is the real deal!

Chinese tech-company FutureWise showcased their “NK-01” prototype mecha- exosuit in Beijing, Wednesday, reportedly one of…

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Spain: Catalonia’s Puigdemont meets PM Rajoy for independence talks
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Spain: Catalonia’s Puigdemont meets PM Rajoy for independence talks

President of Catalonia Carles Puigdemont met for the first time with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano…

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Chile: Funeral for Chile’s first elected pres. Patricio Aylwin draws thousands
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Chile: Funeral for Chile’s first elected pres. Patricio Aylwin draws thousands

Former President of Chile Patricio Aylwin’s funeral was held in Santiago, Wednesday, with thousands coming…

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Mexico: 3 killed after deadly explosion at oil plant
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Mexico: 3 killed after deadly explosion at oil plant

At least three people were killed, with a further 58 injured, after a large explosion…

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Estonia: NATO launches Ramstein Alloy drills for Baltic Air Policing mission
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Estonia: NATO launches Ramstein Alloy drills for Baltic Air Policing mission

NATO launched its first Ramstein Alloy exercise from the Amari Air Base in Estonia on…

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