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VIDEO: Burst pipe floods Sunset Boulevard

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A burst water main on Los Angeles' iconic Sunset Boulevard causes extensive flooding and fires water high into the air. 



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Russia's EU envoy says sanctions 'lead nowhere': agency

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Russia's envoy to the European Union Vladimir Chizhov said on Wednesday that new sanctions imposed by the EU would lead nowhere and fail to help solve the Ukraine crisis, Russian news agency Interfax reported on Wednesday. "Unfortunately, the decision confirms our conclusion that the European Union...(more) 



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Turkish women protest against deputy PM's no laughing comments

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Hundreds of Turkish women posted pictures of themselves laughing on Twitter on Wednesday to protest against comments by Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc who had urged women not to laugh in public to "protect moral values". Melda Onur, a lawmaker from the main opposition party CHP...(more) 



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S.Africa extradites German priest on sex abuse charges

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A German Catholic priest accused of sexual abuse of children in his native country and in South Africa has been extradited to Germany, police said Wednesday. Georg Kerkhoff, who is in his 50s, was put on a plane to Germany on Tuesday night, South African police...(more) 



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Ukraine army retakes town on edge of rebel bastion Donetsk

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Ukraine's army said Wednesday that it had retaken a town on the outskirts of the main rebel stronghold of Donetsk, and intercepted another convoy of vehicles crossing over from Russia. Government forces said in a statement that they had seized control of Avdiyivka, a town of...(more) 



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Cambodia court begins genocide trial of Khmer Rouge leaders

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Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan accused of overseeing mass killings of up to 500,000 people in the 1970s Continue reading... 



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Police investigate claim that officers used crowbar to kill injured deer

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Two firearms officers from Durham constabulary allegedly failed to kill deer in the 'approved, humane manner' Continue reading... 



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Ebola outbreak: pan-African airline halts flights to west African countries

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Togo-based ASKY suspends flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone after death of one of its passengers from Ebola Continue reading... 



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Giant panda celebrates his second birthday at the San Diego Zoo - video

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Giant panda Xiao Liwu turned two on Tuesday and was treated to an 'ice cake' at his home at the San Diego Zoo. The cake, which took several weeks to make, is designed both as a treat and a form of enrichment to keep the panda...(more) 



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Millions to see power bill cut

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Millions of electricity customers will see an average reduction of £12 a year on their bills, according to proposals from the regulator, Ofgem. 



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German central bank chief: higher wages justified

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BERLIN (AP) — The head of Germany's central bank says higher wages would be justified in the country as the economy flourishes, and is putting the potential for raises at 3 percent. 



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Pakistani troops kill 6 militants at Afghan border

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ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani military officials say security forces have foiled a cross-border attack from Afghanistan, killing six militants. 



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