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Mexico struggles to identify victims of gas pipeline explosion that killed at least 85

Monday  05:55,   21 january 2019

TLAHUELILPAN, Mexico - Diego Pena Linares arrived at a cultural center here Sunday to post a picture of his 21-year-old brother Cesar on a list of "disappeared" - those still missing two days after a gas pipeline explosion that killed at least 85... >>>

Pompeo flubs math on anniversary U.S. diplomatic hostages were freed from Iran

Monday  05:40,   21 january 2019

The secretary of state found out the hard way that when you make a mistake in a tweet, nobody just shrugs it... >>>

Death toll reaches 85 in Mexico fuel pipeline fire horror

Monday  05:30,   21 january 2019

People in the Mexican town where a gasoline explosion killed at least 85 people say the section of pipeline that gushed fuel has been a habitual gathering site for thieves, repeatedly damaged and patched like a trusty pair of jeans. "It was the... >>>

Pompeo: US 'absolutely not' getting out of the Middle East

Monday  04:10,   21 january 2019

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that the United States is "absolutely not" getting out of the Middle East despite the Trump administration's plan to withdraw troops from Syria. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

U.S. Policy on Russia? Trump and His Team Might Give Different Answers

Monday  03:40,   21 january 2019

President Trump says that he has done more to counter Russian aggression than other recent presidents. But, officials say, Mr. Trump has gone along with such actions reluctantly or under... >>>

Ten UN peacekeepers killed in attack in Mali

Monday  03:16,   21 january 2019

Ten United Nations peacekeepers were killed in an attack on a UN camp in Mali on Sunday, according to a statement from the UN secretary-general. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Thousands of caravan migrants request temporary asylum in Mexico; some try returning to US

Monday  03:15,   21 january 2019

Thousands of Central American migrants, many of them from Honduras, are taking Mexico up on its offer of temporary asylum and work visas. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Filipino Muslims vote on autonomy deal for southern region

Monday  03:05,   21 january 2019

Muslims in the southern Philippines are voting in a referendum on a new autonomous region that seeks to end nearly half a century of unrest. Muslim leaders are touting it as the best alternative to a new wave of Islamic State group-inspired... >>>

End 'no-deal brinkmanship' and let's talk, Britain's Corbyn tells May

Monday  02:55,   21 january 2019

End 'no-deal brinkmanship' and let's talk, Britain's Corbyn tells... >>>

Ecuador to tighten controls on Venezuelan immigrants after murder

Monday  01:45,   21 january 2019

Ecuador to tighten controls on Venezuelan immigrants after... >>>

Thousands march in Bogota after deadly car bombing

Monday  01:05,   21 january 2019

Thousands of people marched in Colombia Sunday to condemn the deadly car bombing that killed 20 police academy cadets and the alleged attacker, in a strike blamed on ELN rebels that derailed peace talks. The protest was held in several cities around >>>

Experts warn of persistent ISIS threat after suicide bombing

Monday  00:55,   21 january 2019

The suicide bombing in Syria this past week at a restaurant said to be popular among U.S. service members put into focus the persistent threat from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), experts said. The town in northern Syria where the... >>>

'Hugely excited' England boss Southgate cools Man Utd talk

Monday  00:20,   21 january 2019

Gareth Southgate insisted on Sunday his work as England manager was far from done as he indicated he had no interest in taking charge at Manchester United any time soon.A recent report in Britain's Sunday Telegraph said Southgate was on a shortlist... >>>

Passengers shiver through 13-hour ordeal on Canadian tarmac

Monday  00:20,   21 january 2019

A medical emergency and a mechanical problem left passengers on a United Airlines flight stuck for more than 13 hours on the frigid tarmac of a Canadian airport in the plane's barely heated interior, the CBC network reported. United Flight 179 had... >>>

Mexico’s president is gambling his people’s livelihood in a fight against gas thieves

Sunday  23:55,   20 january 2019

The horrific explosion of an illegally-tapped gasoline pipeline in Mexico on Friday (Jan. 18) has killed at least 73 people as of writing (Jan.... >>>