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Bus crashes into day care center near Montreal, killing at least 2 children and injuring 6

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called the crash in Laval, Quebec, an "unfathomable, tragic event."
Image: Police secure the scene where a city bus crashed into a day care center on Feb. 8, 2023 in Laval, Canada.
Image: Police secure the scene where a city bus crashed into a day care center on Feb. 8, 2023 in Laval, Canada.

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Khashoggi's wife asks U.S. and U.N. for help recovering husband's devices from Turkey

Jamal Khashoggi's widow asked the U.S. intel chief and the U.N. secretary-general for help recovering her husband’s laptop, cellphones and tablet as she builds lawsuits in the U.S.
Jamal Khashoggi
Jamal Khashoggi
4h ago

Satellite images show the scale of the earthquake devastation in Turkey

Rubble from several collapsed tower blocks can be seen in one image of the town Islahiye.
Satellite images of Islahiye, Turkey, on Oct. 4, 2022, and on Feb. 7, 2023.
Satellite images of Islahiye, Turkey, on Oct. 4, 2022, and on Feb. 7, 2023.

No new variants emerged from China’s Covid outbreak, study finds

A genomic analysis found that all infections in Beijing belonged to existing Covid variants, according to a Chinese-funded study published in The Lancet.
People buy sugar-coated Chinese haws as visitors tour a shopping street near the Drum Tower in Beijing, Monday, Jan. 30, 2023. Chinese people are enjoying the Lunar New Year and visiting various tourist sites in cities around China following the lifting last month of draconian COVID-19 restrictions, allowing a return to many aspects of normal life. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
People buy sugar-coated Chinese haws as visitors tour a shopping street near the Drum Tower in Beijing, Monday, Jan. 30, 2023. Chinese people are enjoying the Lunar New Year and visiting various tourist sites in cities around China following the lifting last month of draconian COVID-19 restrictions, allowing a return to many aspects of normal life. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

Zelenskyy tells U.K. ‘freedom will win,’ pushes for warplanes

The embattled leader’s surprise visit in a bid for more advanced weapons comes as Ukraine braces for an expected Russian offensive and hatches its own plans to retake land held by Moscow’s forces.
Image: President Zelensky Makes Surprise Visit To The UK
Image: President Zelensky Makes Surprise Visit To The UK

Investigators find 'strong indications' that Putin approved supplying missile used to shoot down Malaysia Airlines flight

Russia has always denied any involvement in the downing of the flight over eastern Ukraine on July 17, 2014, and refused to cooperate with the international investigation.
Air Malaysia Passenger Jet Crashes In Eastern Ukraine
Air Malaysia Passenger Jet Crashes In Eastern Ukraine
9h ago

China says it was smeared in Biden's State of the Union speech

China was mentioned at least seven times in Biden's speech, after tensions between the two countries came to a head over the shooting down of a Chinese spy balloon.
President Biden delivers the State of the Union address in Washington on Tuesday.
President Biden delivers the State of the Union address in Washington on Tuesday.
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New Zealand police find 3.5 tons of cocaine in Pacific Ocean

Police say the drugs were dropped in a remote part of the ocean by an international drug-smuggling syndicate.
New Zealand police said Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2023 they found more than 3 tons of cocaine floating in a remote part of the Pacific Ocean after it was dropped there by an international drug-smuggling syndicate.
New Zealand police said Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2023 they found more than 3 tons of cocaine floating in a remote part of the Pacific Ocean after it was dropped there by an international drug-smuggling syndicate.
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Hong Kong democrats face biggest national security trial yet. Here's what to know.

Most of the defendants have been held without bail for two years under the law, which critics say has all but eliminated dissent in the Chinese territory.
Some of Hong Kong's best-known pro-democracy activists went on trial Monday in the biggest prosecution yet under a law imposed by China's ruling Communist Party to crush dissent.
Some of Hong Kong's best-known pro-democracy activists went on trial Monday in the biggest prosecution yet under a law imposed by China's ruling Communist Party to crush dissent.

15 million people live under threat of glacial floods, study says

More than half are in just four countries: India, Pakistan, Peru and China, according to a study in Nature Communications.
View of the Palcaraju mountain, at the Huascaran National Park, in Huaraz, northeastern Peru, on May 23, 2022. - Saul Luciano Lliuya, a farmer and tourist guide of the Cordillera Blanca of the Peruvian Andes, is carrying out a legal battle so that German energy giant RWE is declared by the German justice responsible for the melting of the Peruvian glaciers, for its emissions of greenhouse gases.
View of the Palcaraju mountain, at the Huascaran National Park, in Huaraz, northeastern Peru, on May 23, 2022. - Saul Luciano Lliuya, a farmer and tourist guide of the Cordillera Blanca of the Peruvian Andes, is carrying out a legal battle so that German energy giant RWE is declared by the German justice responsible for the melting of the Peruvian glaciers, for its emissions of greenhouse gases.
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Earthquakes in Turkey and Syria: Death toll soars past 7,000 as rescuers scour the rubble

Countries around the world, including the U.S., are sending search and rescue teams to the region.