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  • 7 killed in US Ohio shooting

    Date: 2016-04-22 19:10:29 GMT - USA - World - SN:76 - ID:4773285

    WASHINGTON, April 22 (MENA) - At least five adults and two children are dead in southern Ohio, CNN quoted law enforcement officials as saying Friday. All of the victims are believed to be members of the same family, a statement from Ohio Attorney ....

  • 5th Zika infection in Japan within year confirmed

    Date: 2016-04-22 18:31:56 GMT - Japan - World - SN:72 - ID:4772993

    TOKYO, April 22 (MENA) - Japanese health authorities said Friday that Zika virus infection has been detected in a boy who returned from Pacific islands in Oceania, the fifth confirmation in the country of the infection of the mosquito-borne virus ....

  • Cuba lifts sea ban for citizens, clears way for historic Carnival voyage

    Date: 2016-04-22 17:14:22 GMT - Cuba - World - SN:69 - ID:4772977

    HAVANA, April 22 (MENA) - Cuba said on Friday it would lift a ban on Cuban-born citizens entering and leaving the Caribbean island by commercial vessels, opening the way for US cruise operator Carnival Corp to set sail for the country from Miami ....

  • Obama, Cameron convene at Downing St. for talks on Libya

    Date: 2016-04-22 16:21:21 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:67 - ID:4772777

    LONDON, April 22 (MENA) - US President Barack Obama has opened a meeting with British Prime Minister David Cameron at 10 Downing St., ABC News reported. Obama arrived via motorcade after flying back to London via helicopter from Windsor Castle, ....

  • Explosions at chemical storage company in eastern China

    Date: 2016-04-22 16:07:40 GMT - China - World - SN:65 - ID:4772625

    BEIJING, April 22 (MENA) - A facility storing chemicals and fuel caught fire and was rocked by explosions in the Chinese city of Jingjiang on Friday, the government and reports said, but no casualties were reported, according to The Daily Mail. The ....

  • Mali arrests mastermind of Radisson hotel attack

    Date: 2016-04-22 14:39:22 GMT - Mali - World - SN:54 - ID:4772093

    BAMAKO, April 22 (MENA) - Mali has arrested the suspected mastermind of a terror attack targeted Radisson hotel in the capital Bamako, the BBC reported on Friday. The Mauritanian man is believed to be a suspected mastermind of planning deadly ....

  • Extremists in North Mali Free Int'l Red Cross Workers

    Date: 2016-04-22 12:39:32 GMT - Mali - World - SN:43 - ID:4771677

    BAMAKO, April 22 (MENA) - A local official and a Tuareg separatist say Islamic extremists have released three staffers from the International Committee of the Red Cross being held in northern Mali, abc news reported. Both said the staffers were ....

  • Boris Johnson suggests 'part-Kenyan' Obama may have 'ancestral dislike' of Britain

    Date: 2016-04-22 12:25:03 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:41 - ID:4770977

    LONDON, April 22 (MENA) - Mayor of London Boris Johnson has criticized the US president Barack Obama and suggested his attitude to Britain might be based on his “part-Kenyan” heritage and “ancestral dislike of the British empire”. Writing a ....

  • US 2016 Presidential contenders have spent $1 billion: Time

    Date: 2016-04-22 12:22:43 GMT - USA - World - SN:40 - ID:4770965

    WASHINGTON, April 22 (MENA) - The Time on Friday said that with more than six months left before the US 2016 general election, spending in the ongoing race for the White House has already hit 10 digits. According to a review of federal campaign ....

  • Google Doodle marks earth day

    Date: 2016-04-22 10:01:10 GMT - USA - World - SN:28 - ID:4770517

    NEW YORK, April 22 (MENA) - Google Doodle marked the 46th anniversary of Earth Day which began in 1970 in response to a 1969 massive oil spill near Santa Barbara, California. Earth Day was founded by US Senator Gaylord Nelson as an environmental ....

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