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04/24/2018 -  Toronto police eye deadly van attack suspect's 'cryptic message' - 07:28 PM

TORONTO (Reuters) - The man accused of plowing a rental van into pedestrians on a crowded Toronto sidewalk, killing 10 people in Canada's deadliest mass killing in decades, left a "cryptic message" on social media before his attack, police said on Tuesday.


04/24/2018 -  Busloads of migrants from 'caravan' arrive at U.S.-Mexico border - 07:16 PM

TIJUANA, Mexico (Reuters) - Dozens of Central American migrants from about 600 traveling in a "caravan" through Mexico arrived at the border city of Tijuana late on Tuesday despite warnings it would be futile to try to cross to claim asylum in the United States.


04/24/2018 -  Trump and France's Macron seek new measures on Iran as deadline looms - 08:16 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron pledged on Tuesday to seek stronger measures to contain Iran, but Trump refrained from committing to staying in a 2015 nuclear deal and threatened Tehran with retaliation if it restarted its nuclear program.


04/24/2018 -  Fire at oil well in Indonesia's Aceh kills 10: disaster agency - 08:31 PM

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's disaster agency said on Wednesday that 10 people had been killed and an unknown number injured after a fire at an oil well in far western province of Aceh.


04/24/2018 -  U.S. visits to Cuba plunge following Trump measures - 07:11 PM

HAVANA (Reuters) - A steep drop in U.S. travelers to Cuba after a tightening of travel restrictions by President Donald Trump helped drive a 7 percent slide in foreign visitors to the Caribbean island in the first three months of 2018, Cuban official data showed on Tuesday.


04/24/2018 -  Trump hails North Korea's 'honorable' Kim but tempers summit expectations - 12:34 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had been "very honorable" and discussions on a planned summit were going well, but tempered expectations for any quick denuclearization deal by saying "it may be we’re all wasting a lot of time."


04/24/2018 -  Armenian opposition leader calls new rally for Wednesday - 04:29 PM

YEREVAN (Reuters) - The Armenian opposition leader who helped force the country's prime minister to resign called on supporters to stage a rally on Wednesday after planned talks with the ruling Republican Party were canceled.


04/24/2018 -  In Iraq minefields, an old war leaves a menacing legacy - 10:08 AM

BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) - The Iraqis who pick over their country's old battlefields for military scrap metal and wiring have few other ways to make a living, but the task comes with enormous risks.


04/24/2018 -  Paraguay presidential runner-up demands recount - 07:25 PM

ASUNCION (Reuters) - The No. 2 finisher in Paraguay's presidential election said on Tuesday he had evidence of fraudulent voting and demanded a recount of ballots while the president-elect said he may try to change the constitution to allow reelection of future leaders.


04/24/2018 -  Philippines expels Australian nun for political activities - 07:35 PM

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines has ordered an Australian Catholic nun to leave the country in 30 days after the immigration bureau revoked her missionary visa for joining protest rallies, an immigration official said on Wednesday.


 


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