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Magnitude-6.4 earthquake hits Taiwan; 4 dead

At least four people were killed Saturday morning when a magnitude-6.4 earthquake hit Taiwan, the Taiwanese Disaster Response Center said.

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6 dead people Chicago home ruled as homicides

Six people found dead in a brick bungalow in Chicago's Gage Park neighborhood have been declared homicides, with one woman killed by gunshot and the others by blunt or sharp force, police said.

The bodies were found Thursday afternoon, and authorities...

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Twitter goes to war against ISIS

Twitter has significantly ramped up its anti-ISIS efforts by shutting down thousands of terrorists' accounts and adding staff to monitor terrorist activity on its network.

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Man killed in Ireland during boxing weigh-in

Gunmen, including two disguised as police and another one as a woman, burst into a Dublin hotel on Friday and opened fire during a weigh-in for a boxing match, killing one person, Irish police said.

In a statement, police said authorities were investi...

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Moon-walking astronaut Edgar Mitchell dies

Edgar Mitchell, one of just 12 human beings who walked on the moon, has died, according to his ex-wife, Anita Mitchell.

Mitchell was 85.

"On behalf of the entire NASA family, I would like to express my condolences to the family and friends of NASA ast...

Daallo airlines plane explosion

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Somali authorities identify suspect in jetliner blast

The man sucked out of a Somali airliner after an inflight explosion has been identified as Abdullahi Abdisalam Borleh, an elderly Somali national, Somalia officials said Friday.

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Sanders could earn historic first

Bernie Sanders is poised to make history.

Victory next week in New Hampshire, where he enjoys a significant lead in the polls, would break a barrier as old as the republic: The Vermont senator would be the first Jewish candidate to win a presidential ...

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Deadly earthquake hits Taiwan

Soldiers Taiwan

At least four people were killed Saturday morning when a magnitude-6.4 earthquake hit Taiwan, the country's Disaster Response Center said.

On this day: February 5

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The U.S. military scores its first aerial victory, Reader's Digest is first published, Disney's "Peter Pan" premieres, and Manuel Noriega is indicted, all on this day.

On this day: February 4

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George Washington is elected America's first president, the Symbionese Liberation Army kidnaps Patty Hearst, Fleetwood Mac releases "Rumours," and Facebook is launched, all on this day.

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