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Monday, March 18, 2019

It was the second disaster involving a new Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft in less than six months.

Friday, March 15, 2019

At least 49 killed in New Zealand mosque shootings

Thursday, March 14, 2019

US President Donald Trump announced Wednesday afternoon he would immediately ground all Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft, amid concerns over their involvement in two major plane crashes less than six months apart.
Turkey has serious problems and one major issue is unemployment, he said, noting that almost every house has at least one unemployed resident, with almost a total of seven million people jobless in the country.
It’s far less than he could have served.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

(CNN) — Zinedine Zidane has made a surprise return to coach Real Madrid less than a year after leaving the Spanish giants in the wake of one of its great European successes.

Friday, March 8, 2019

Paul Manafort Is Sentenced to Less Than 4 Years in 1 of 2 Cases Against Him

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

At least 185 kg of cocaine seized in Istanbul

Sunday, February 24, 2019

Whichever choice garners the most votes among at least a fourth of the eligible voters, or roughly 290,000 people, must be respected by Okinawa Gov. Denny Tamaki and reported to the central government and the United States.

Friday, February 22, 2019

At least two people have died and several others have been injured in clashes at Venezuela's border with Brazil, local media report.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The deaths of at least 27 suspected asylum seekers in a shipwreck at Christmas Island has put a human face on Australia's often heated debate over how to deal with illegal immigrants, says the BBC's Nick Bryant in Sydney.

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Research shows that black women are among the least likely to get funding to start their companies.
Temperatures remained low, near record levels, in much of the Midwest on Thursday morning. The extreme cold has been linked to at least eight deaths.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

And the flavor was insanely similar to that of real scrambled eggs, just a bit less creamy.

Monday, January 28, 2019

Less than an hour later, the ship reached the area covered with an infinite number of ice floes and sailed slowly through them to allow passengers to marvel at the sight.

Saturday, January 26, 2019

According to the researchers, when ice melts on top of a slightly warmer river, a vortex, caused by the heavier cold water encountering the less dense warm water, is created.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

At least 21 people were killed when Somali militants stormed a luxury hotel compound in Nairobi, Kenya's government has confirmed.
In a blunt statement, the commission said at least eight deaths had been reported since last week, "mostly attributed to use of live ammunition".

Sunday, January 20, 2019

"Even the Fed has less flexibility than in the past," he said.
At least six people have died and some 1,400 have been injured since protests over fuel tax rises erupted last month.

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Munoz resigned from the company Friday, less than a week after the company announced he was taking a leave of absence due to the probe.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

"Parents with less social capital just accept what a school tells them."

Friday, December 28, 2018

Your brain needs all the good nutrients it can get to function optimally. Eat better, not less.
This is important because it enables us to give a voice to those less heard, challenge the powerful and hold them to account.

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

He has been called the 'least bothered man in sport', but his move to Sauber for 2019 confirms his enthusiasm for racing is very much alive.

Monday, December 17, 2018

SAPPORO--At least 40 people were injured after an explosion apparently triggered by spray-can fumes ripped apart a restaurant and realtor office here Dec. 16, forcing terrified diners to flee from a spreading fire and collapsing building.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

At least not directly.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Twenty-four Ukrainians were detained and at least three were wounded in the incident.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

At least 19 people have been killed and dozens more wounded in a shooting at a college in Russian-annexed Crimea.

Monday, October 15, 2018

The comments, made during an interview with CBS's 60 Minutes, come less than a week after climate scientists issued a final call to halt rising temperatures.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Foreigners, who want to be a citizen of Turkey, need to make a $500,000 investment, buy real estate worth $250,000 or generate jobs for at least 50 people.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Companies in California have three years to implement a new law that requires at least one women to be on the board of any company listed on the stock market.
The president has long sold himself as a self-made billionaire, but a Times investigation found that he received at least $413 million in today’s dollars from his father’s real estate empire, much of it through tax dodges in the 1990s.

Monday, June 25, 2018

VietNamNet Bridge - Among the enterprises put under management by the State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC), there are many firms where the state’s ownership ratio is less than 5 percent.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Parts of the US defence community will undoubtedly object to the cancellation of legitimate, defensive exercises, not least because it is unclear whether the decision was taken in concert with allies in South Korea.

Monday, May 28, 2018

After eight years of budget cutting, Britain is looking less like the rest of Europe and more like the United States, with a shrinking welfare state and spreading poverty.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

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