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Feb 25, 2019
Mike Pence to discuss ways to oust President Nicolas Maduro with Venezuelan Opposition; US avoids talk of military actionThe US is planning new ways to pressure Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro to give up power to provide assistance to people after a failed effort to deliver aid
Jan 18, 2019
Car bomb attack at Colombia police cadet training academy leaves 21 dead; government declares three days of mourningThe bomber – who authorities confirmed was killed in the attack – struck at Colombia's General Francisco de Paula Santander Officer's School in the south of Bogota during a promotion ceremony for cadets
Oct 02, 2018
NASA completes 60 years of space research, remembers sacrificers including ChawlaNASA also conducted nine manned missions and is planning for a human return to the Moon.
Sep 22, 2018
Decision to revoke work permits to H-4 visa holders likely within 3 months, Trump administration tells courtThe Donald Trump administration Saturday told a federal court that its decision to revoke work permits to H-4 visa holders, who are primarily spouses of H-1B workers, a significant majority of whom are Indian-Americans and women, is expected within the next three months
Sep 14, 2018
'It looked like Armageddon:' Series of gas explosions near Boston leaves at least 10 injured, sets ablaze 39 homesA series of gas explosions one official described as "Armageddon" left at least 10 people injured and ignited fires in at least 39 homes in three communities north of Boston on Thursday, forcing entire neighbourhoods to evacuate as crews scrambled to fight the flames and turn off gas and electric lines to prevent further damage.
Jun 20, 2018
Canada passes bill for nationwide legalisation of cannabis, becomes second country in world to make sale of marijuana legalCanada’s Senate gave final passage on Tuesday to the federal government’s bill to legalize cannabis, though Canadians will have to wait at least a couple of months to legally buy marijuana as their country becomes the second in the world to make pot legal nationwide.
Feb 09, 2018
Jim Mattis says Donald Trump wants military parade in Washington, leaves options open for another locationUS defence secretary Jim Mattis said on Thursday he believed President Donald Trump wants Washington, DC, to be the setting for a parade to honour the US military but left open the possibility that it could be staged elsewhere.
Feb 05, 2018
Amtrak passenger train collides with parked freight carrier in US' South Carolina: 2 killed, 116 injured in accidentAn Amtrak passenger train travelling on the wrong track collided with a parked CSX Corp freight train in South Carolina on Sunday.
Feb 04, 2018
South Carolina: 2 dead, 70 injured after Amtrak train collides with freight trainAt least two people were killed and 70 more were injured when a train carrying 139 passengers collided with a freight train in the eastern US state of South Carolina, local police said.
Jan 29, 2018
NASA honours astronauts killed aboard the Columbia Space Shuttle 15 years agoSeven astronauts, including Israeli astronaut Ilan Ramon, died on 1 February 2003, when Columbia shattered just minutes before a Florida touchdown