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International News

5.1-magnitude earthquake hits SW China, no casualties reported yet

KUNMING, March 27, 2017 (BSS/Xinhua) - A 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Yangbi County in southwest China's Yunnan Province at 7:55 a.m. Monday, with no casualties report...More...

Eight students killed in Japan avalanche

TOKYO, March 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - An avalanche killed eight high school students on a mountain-climbing trip in Japan Monday, with more than 30 people reportedly inj...More...

Opposition leader among hundreds arrested at Moscow protest

MOSCOW, March 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Hundreds of people including top Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny were arrested on Sunday as thousands of Russians defied bans to stage pr...More...

Thousands evacuated as cyclone bears down on Australia

CAIRNS, Australia, March 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Thousands of people including tourists were being evacuated Monday as northern Australia braced for a powerful cyclone packi...More...

Britain tries to resolve Belfast crisis ahead of Brexit

LONDON, March 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Britain is aiming for an 11th hour solution to political deadlock in Belfast on Monday, hoping to avoid further turmoil before London k...More...

Bulgaria's Borisov seeks third time lucky

SOFIA, March 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Bulgaria's veteran political bruiser Boyko Borisov was due Monday to begin tough talks to form a lasting government and become prime minister for the third time.

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