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Death toll climbs to 14 in copter crash at Mexico quake zone

Feb 19, 2018

Death toll climbs to 14 in copter crash at Mexico quake zone

The death toll from a helicopter crash that followed a strong earthquake in southern Mexico rose to 14 Sunday, as the defense minister said the government assumed full responsibility. The tragedy struck Friday night as a military helicopter flew the interior minister and other officials ...

Lebanese mark mysterious Zambo festival in Tripoli

Feb 19, 2018

Lebanese mark mysterious Zambo festival in Tripoli

Residents of the Lebanese city of Tripoli donned bright, curly wigs and dark body paint Sunday for Zambo, a festival on the eve of the start of the Orthodox Christian period of Lent. The origins of the annual celebration remain unclear and it only seems ...

Syria regime forces ready to blitz rebel enclave near Damascus

Feb 19, 2018

Syria regime forces ready to blitz rebel enclave near Damascus

Syrian forces readied Sunday for a ground offensive against the rebel-held enclave of eastern Ghouta outside Damascus, a monitor said, as residents of the capital braced for retaliatory shelling. President Bashar Assad has in recent days been sending reinforcements from across the country to the ...

Trump tweets frustration over Russia probe, rails against FBI

/ Feb 19, 2018

Trump tweets frustration over Russia probe, rails against FBI

Venting his fury over the Russia investigation, President Donald Trump on Sunday asserted that the Obama administration bears some blame for the election meddling, insisted he never denied that the Kremlin interfered in the 2016 U.S. campaign and said "they are laughing their asses ...