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Bus crash in central Sri Lanka kills 14 people, injures 31

Bus crash in central Sri Lanka kills 14 people, injures 31

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — A passenger bus plunged off a road in central Sri Lanka on Saturday, killing 14 people and injuring more than 30.
Twitter to establish legal entity in Turkey, comply with law

Twitter to establish legal entity in Turkey, comply with law

ISTANBUL — Twitter has announced it will establish a legal entity in Turkey in order to continue operating in the country, which passed a controversial social media law last year.
Police: 1 dead, 5 wounded in Dallas nightclub shooting

Police: 1 dead, 5 wounded in Dallas nightclub shooting

DALLAS — Someone opened fire at a Dallas nightclub early Saturday, killing one person and wounding five others, authorities said. The shooting happened during a fight between two groups inside Pryme Night Club, police said in a statement.
India, US to expand military engagement, defence ties

India, US to expand military engagement, defence ties

NEW DELHI — Top defence officials from India and the United States pledged Saturday to expand their military engagement, underscoring the strengthening defence ties between two countries concerned over China’s growing influence in the Indo-Pacific re
US, China wrap up testy 1st face-to-face talks under Biden

US, China wrap up testy 1st face-to-face talks under Biden

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Top U.S.
Long dormant volcano comes to life in southwestern Iceland

Long dormant volcano comes to life in southwestern Iceland

REYKJAVIK, Iceland — A long dormant volcano on the Reykjanes Peninsula in southwestern Iceland flared to life Friday night, spilling lava down two sides in that area's first volcanic eruption in nearly 800 years.
After N. Korea cuts ties, Malaysia orders its diplomats out

After N. Korea cuts ties, Malaysia orders its diplomats out

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia on Friday ordered all North Korean diplomats to leave the country within 48 hours, an escalation of a diplomatic spat over Malaysia’s move to extradite a North Korean suspect to the United States on money laundering
Sources: Feds have no evidence yet for GA hate crime charge

Sources: Feds have no evidence yet for GA hate crime charge

WASHINGTON — Federal investigators have so far not found evidence that clears the high bar for federal hate crime charges against a man who has been accused of killing eight people at three Atlanta-area massage businesses, two law enforcement officia
Critics of Brazil's president being targeted by security law

Critics of Brazil's president being targeted by security law

SAO PAULO — Police in Brazil are starting to employ a dictatorship-era national security law against critics of President Jair Bolsonaro, while lawyers and activists rally to provide them with legal help and accuse the government of trying to silence
UN official: Myanmar people want UN sanctions, peacekeepers

UN official: Myanmar people want UN sanctions, peacekeepers

CAMEROON, Cameroon — The people of Myanmar have huge expectations from the United Nations and the international community following the Feb. 1 coup, with many calling for sanctions and some urging the U.N.