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4/18/2014

Magnitude-7.5 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

Magnitude-7.5 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

Posted 8:28 AM 4/18/2014 by Hunter Robinson

ACAPULCO, Mexico - A powerful, magnitude-7.5 earthquake has shaken central and southern Mexico. The U.S. Geological Survey says it was centered northwest of the Pacific resort of Acapulco, where many Mexicans are vacationing for the Easter holiday. The quake was felt (More)

4/17/2014

Deal reached on calming Ukraine tensions

Deal reached on calming Ukraine tensions

Posted 2:47 PM 4/17/2014

GENEVA (AP) - Ukraine's foreign minister says the agreement reached in Geneva today will be a "test" to see if Russia really wants to see stability in the region. After seven hours of negotiations, top diplomats from the U.S., Europe, Russia and Ukraine agreed on some immediate steps (More)

4/16/2014

South Korea says nearly 300 missing in ferry disaster

Posted 5:00 AM 4/16/2014 by Hunter Robinson

SEOUL, South Korea - Officials in South Korea say nearly 300 people are still missing several hours after a ferry sank in the cold waters off the country's southern coast. At least two people are confirmed dead, but there are fears of a much bigger death toll as dozens of boats (More)

4/14/2014

US: 'Overwhelming evidence' Russia driving E. Ukraine unrest

US: 'Overwhelming evidence'  Russia driving E. Ukraine unrest

Posted 1:15 PM 4/14/2014

WASHINGTON - The White House says there's "overwhelming evidence" that Russia is fomenting unrest in eastern Ukraine. However, President Barack Obama has not yet concluded that the actions warrant broader sanctions. White House spokesman Jay Carney says the administration (More)

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