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Transasia Airways ATR72ATR turboprop plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside airport on small Taiwanese island, said transport minister.


2014-07-23 09:31:22 -0600

At least 20 killed in Nigeria bomb blastBy Garba Muhammed KADUNA Nigeria (Reuters) - Two bomb blasts in the north Nigerian city of Kaduna killed at least 82 people on Wednesday, officials said, in attacks that bore the hallmarks of violent Islamist group Boko Haram. Shortly after, a second bomb blast killed 50 people in the crowded Kawo market on Wednesday, a local Red Cross worker on the scene, who declined to be named, told Reuters. Thousands were gathered for prayers with Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi in Murtala Muhammed square, and when his convoy pulled up, the bomber lunged at him before being stopped by his private security, witnesses and police said.


2014-07-23 09:17:54 -0600

Ready for Warren? Well, Even if You Are, the Democratic Senator Says She's NotSen. Elizabeth Warren insists she 'is not' running for president in 2016, but could she still?


2014-07-23 06:43:26 -0600