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    Northern Ireland loyalists pull support for Good Friday peace deal

    UK loyalist paramilitary groups in Northern Ireland have reportedly told the British prime minister that they are withdrawing support for the 1998 Belfast Agreement. The development raises fears of renewed violence.Loyalist paramilitary organizations in Northern Ireland were on Thursday reported to have told London they are temporarily withdrawing support for the 1998 peace...

    • 16 hrs ago
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    SpaceX Starship SN10 explodes on landing platform after successful run

    A SpaceX prototype has exploded after completing a short hop test. It was the third high-altitude experimental flight for the Starship program.A prototype of a SpaceX rocket one day destined for Mars exploded in a massive fireball on Thursday after a possible methane leak. The prototype, SN10, blew up on the landing pad about three minutes after completing a 10-kilometer (6.2...

    • 2 days ago
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    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo refuses to step down despite sexual harassment claims

    Andrew Cuomo has issued an apology after at least three women alleged inappropriate behavior by the governor. He said his actions were "unintentional" and he would "learn" from his behavior.The governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo, said on Wednesday that he intends to remain in office and will not resign in the wake of sexual assault...

    • 2 days ago
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    SpaceX Starship SN10 explodes on landing platform

    A SpaceX prototype has exploded after completing a short hop test. It was the third high-altitude experimental flight for the Starship program.A prototype of a SpaceX rocket one day destined for Mars exploded in a massive fireball on Thursday after a possible methane leak. It blew up after completing a 10-kilometer (6.2 miles) altititude hop test in Texas. It is the third such incident after two...

    • 2 days ago
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    Myanmar protests: Dozens killed in 'blackest day' since coup

    At least 38 people have been killed in rallies against Myanmar's military coup, according to a UN envoy. Reports from across the country said police used live ammunition, as well as tear gas and rubber bullets.At least 38 people died after security forces tried to put down anti-coup protests in Myanmar on Wednesday, UN special envoy Christine Schraner Burgener said.

    • 2 days ago
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    Sweden: Police probe knife attack as possible 'terror crime'

    Police have shot and arrested a young man after he reportedly stabbed several people in southern Sweden.Swedish police are investigating a knife attack that took place Wednesday in the southern town of Vetlanda as a possible "terror crime," authorities said. Police said at least eight people were injured, but so far no fatalities have been reported.

    • 2 days ago
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    France dissolves far-right group Generation Identity

    The Interior Ministry has described the organization as something akin to "a private militia." Generation Identity has gained prominence in recent years for its attempts to prevent migrants from entering France.The French government on Wednesday agreed to ban the far-right group Generation Identity, saying the organization incited "discrimination, hatred and violence."...

    • 2 days ago
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    Myanmar protesters determined to defy military with grassroots protest

    A broad coalition of politicians, civil servants and street protesters have been working hand in hand to reverse the military coup and restore democracy.Over the past few days, security forces in Myanmar appear to be clamping down on anti-coup protesters with increasing ferocity. On Wednesday, at least two people reportedly died of gunshot wounds sustained as security forces...

    • 2 days ago
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    Rockets hit Iraq's Ain al-Asad air base hosting US troops

    Multiple rockets have reportedly landed at the Ain al-Asad air base in Iraq, according to security sources. It hosts US, coalition and Iraqi forces.Numerous rockets were reported to have hit the Ain al-Asad air base on Wednesday, with no casualties reported initially. US and Iraqi forces are housed at the base in the western Anbar province, as well as troops from other members of the...

    • 2 days ago
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    Dr. Seuss books pulled over depictions of minorities

    Dr. Seuss Enterprises says it will discontinue six of the late American author's works because they "portray people in ways that are hurtful and wrong."Six books by Dr. Seuss will no longer be published or sold because of racist or insensitive imagery, the company that oversees the late author's legacy announced on Tuesday.

    • 3 days ago

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