Clustered news for  Wednesday, August 24, 2016


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Carnage as Taliban kill 70 in Pakistan hospital bomb
July 24, 2016 - August 24, 2016

US landmark arrives: 1,000 Summer Olympic gold medals
August 7, 2016 - August 21, 2016

‘Liar’ Lochte apologises, team mate pays $11,000 fine
August 14, 2016 - August 22, 2016

Global stocks edge higher as markets await US economic data
August 10, 2016 - August 23, 2016

Bolt completes third Olympic clean sweep
August 13, 2016 - August 22, 2016

1 Indian soldier, 4 rebels killed in gunbattles in Kashmir
August 8, 2016 - August 24, 2016

Six dead, 20,000 forced to evacuate in Louisiana floods
August 13, 2016 - August 24, 2016

Thailand bomb blasts target Phuket and Hua Hin tourist spots
August 4, 2016 - August 14, 2016

California wildfire victims vent anger at arson suspect
August 15, 2016 - August 22, 2016

Milwaukee violence: Protests break out after officer fatally shoots man
August 14, 2016 - August 17, 2016

Media: Hot air balloon crashes in Texas, killing all passengers
July 30, 2016 - August 1, 2016

Saudi soldiers get Yemen war bonus from king
July 30, 2016 - August 24, 2016

Ukraine forces on 'high alert' over Crimea tensions with Russia
August 3, 2016 - August 20, 2016

Belgium machete attack 'act of terror'
July 30, 2016 - August 7, 2016

Video claims air strikes have killed kidnapped schoolgirls
August 14, 2016 - August 24, 2016

North Korea test-fires ballistic missile: S. Korea
July 28, 2016 - August 9, 2016

South Africa’s ruling party poised for major loss
August 1, 2016 - August 8, 2016


Biggest Stories

MSF ponders Somali presence after attack: official (Reuters)
November 30, 2011 - January 2, 2012

Carnage as Taliban kill 70 in Pakistan hospital bomb
July 24, 2016 - August 24, 2016

Over 300 missing as boat sinks off Indonesia
November 30, 2011 - December 27, 2011

Syria: latest news as Obama says will put Syria decision to Congress
October 20, 2011 - April 1, 2014

At least 70 dead after 6.6-magnitude earthquake rocks China's southwestern province of Sichuan
October 20, 2011 - November 5, 2014

Bulgarian president critises govt for withdrawal from gas pipeline project
November 30, 2011 - December 26, 2011

Egypt working to 'calm down' Israel and Hamas
July 26, 2012 - November 5, 2014

Iran's ability to build weapon slowed
October 20, 2011 - March 23, 2014

298 dead after Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashes in Ukraine
January 9, 2014 - November 5, 2014

Abbas suspends peace talks with Israel
April 21, 2007 - July 27, 2008

Israel 'wants rapid Gaza pullout'
January 13, 2009 - December 22, 2009

Iran welcomes US downgrading of nuclear threat
December 2, 2006 - July 27, 2008

15 dead as Israel boards Gaza-bound ships
March 30, 2010 - May 8, 2011

China earthquake
July 6, 2007 - July 27, 2008

At least 40 die in Israeli attack on Qana
December 5, 2005 - November 3, 2006

Moqtada al-Sadr threatens 'open war' in Iraq
July 5, 2007 - July 26, 2008

Japan on high nuclear alert
March 30, 2010 - May 8, 2011


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Residents search for victims in the rubble after a strong earthquake hit Amatrice, a town in central Italy, on August 24, 2016. Residents move away from the scenes of destruction in Amatrice. Central Italy was struck by a powerful, 6.2-magnitude earthquake in the early hours, which has devastated dozens of mountain villages.

cnn 10:04:00 AM CEST

The Latest: Turkey: Syrian Rebels Take Village Near IS Town [10]  ar  bg  da  de  es  fa  fr  it  nl  pl  pt  ro  ru  sl  sv  sw  tr  hu  no

(all times local): 1:40 p.m. Syria Turkey's state-run news agency says Syrian rebels have captured a village from the Islamic State group near the IS-held border town of Jarablus in a joint push with Turkey's military. The Anadolu Agency, citing unnamed military officials, says the Syrian opposition....

ABCnews 12:53:00 PM CEST

British woman stabbed to death at Australian hostel in possible 'extremist' attack [6]  de  fr  pl  sl  hu  ro

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A British woman was stabbed to death on Wednesday at a backpackers' hostel in Australia and two people were injured, one seriously, in what police say may have been an "extremist" attack. A spokesman for Queensland state police said the suspected attacker, in Australia on a....

news-yahoo 5:08:00 AM CEST

Gunmen attack American University campus in Kabul [5]  da  de  fa  it  nl  pl  pt  sv  bg  hu  ro  ru

At least one student has been killed after armed men attacked the campus of the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul, according to an official and a student. About 14 more people were also wounded in the incident on Wednesday evening, Mohammad Saleem Rasouly, the head of Kabul's hospitals, told the Reuters news agency.

aljazeera-en 7:49:00 PM CEST

Global Shares Lackluster Ahead of Fed Chair's Speech [4]  bg  de  es  fr  sl  sv  hu
Hillary's health fine, but what about Trump? [4]  ar  de  fr  pl  sl  sv  da  hu
Louisiana editorial roundup [4]  da  de  fr  it  sl  sv  hu  pl
Refugees should return home to be the builders [3]  da  de  es  et  sl  sv  ar  bg  fa  hu  no  ru  sw
Trump slams Clinton for 'Third World'- style corruption [3]  da  de  fr  pl  sl  sv  hu  it
Key leaders ask govt to lodge protest with UK [3]  fr
Nigerian Police recruits to undergo lie detector test [3]  fr  sw
Politics › Japan takes aid show to Africa in China's shadow [3]  de  fr  nl  sl  sv
Blasts hit southern Thailand's Pattani, killing one [3]  da  de  nl  pt  sv  fa  hu
Palestinian Detainee Ends 71-Day Hunger Strike [3]  de
S.Africa finance minister says he won’t submit to police probe [3]
Somalia: U.S. Denies One of its Soldiers Killed in Attack [3]
India probes possible data leak about Scorpene submarines [3]  fr  de
Politicians, celebs share personal encounters with S R Nathan, the "people's president" [3]
Kerry heads to Saudi on Yemen peace push [3]  ar  da  fa
Iran [2]
Money-saving advice for EpiPen users [2]  da  de  sl  sv  fr  hu
Healthy lifestyle can prevent cancer [2]  fr
Ukraine plans to give up imports of natural gas in 4 years — minister [2]  bg  de  fr  pl  tr  hu
Advocacy Groups Write Oman's Sultan Over Journalists' Trial [2]
UN has 'high expectations' as Cyprus talks enter decisive phase [2]  da

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