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Two actors die in rehearsal for Mexican TV series

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 23:13
Two actors fell off a bridge and died while working on the TV series "Sin Miedo a la Verdad," Mexican network Televisa announced on Friday.

Close call as massive landslide just misses person

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 19:31
Video released by the Protezione Civile Regione Campania shows a person just narrowly miss getting hit by a landslide in Cetara, Italy. Italian officials say the person survived.

The world's biggest food company is now making vegan sausages

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 14:13
Nestlé is adding vegan sausages to its lineup of imitation meat products, as the world's largest food company moves to secure its position in the booming market for plant-based foods.

China reports weakest growth in 29 years

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 13:32
China's economy grew at its slowest pace in nearly three decades in 2019.

Second person dies from SARS-like virus in China

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:47
A second person has died in China from a new virus that has infected dozens of people and put the rest of Asia on alert, Chinese health officials said Thursday.

What Moscow residents think of Putin's power shake-up

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 07:22
Big government announcements in Russia are typically accompanied by simultaneous coverage on the nation's state-run TV channels.

Rocky road ahead for India's Modi

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 03:52

Hear son's moving speech after dad was killed in Iran crash

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 01:01
A week after his father was killed in a plane crash over Iran, Ryan Pourjam, 13, gave a moving speech about who his father was and the life lessons he left behind for him.

Christopher Tolkien has died at 95

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 00:17
Christopher Tolkien, the son of "The Lord of the Rings" author J.R.R. Tolkien, has died, the Tolkien Society announced Thursday. He was 95 years old.

Libya's renegade general 'agreed to comply' with ceasefire, says Germany

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 23:39
Libya's renegade General Khalifa Haftar has "agreed to comply" with the terms of an existing ceasefire agreement in Libya, according to German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas.

Earthquake-damaged buildings cripple Puerto Rico

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 23:33
The Ponciana Condominium building here is one of the most distinctive in the island's second-largest city. It's a 12-story structure, just south of downtown, with medical and commercial units on its first three floors and residential units on the remaining nine.

Google owner Alphabet is now worth $1 trillion

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 22:40
The exclusive $1 trillion club on Wall Street just got a new member. Shares of Google parent company Alphabet hit a new all-time high Thursday, pushing the company's market value to $1 trillion in the process.