France warehouse fire destroys 2 million bottles of wine worth $13 million

Two million bottles of wine have been destroyed in a freak fire in France just one day after the inferno at Notre Dame Cathedral. The blaze broke out Tuesday afternoon at a storage center north of Bordeaux, France. Sixty firefighters were dispatched and spent 15 hours trying to put out the flames in the facilty located in […]

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Bangladeshi student burned to death by fellow students for reporting sexual harassment by head teacher

A protest rally against the murder of Nusrat Jahan Rafi, a madrasa girl from Feni who was burned after sexual abuse charges against the principal, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, last week. (Mamunur Rashid/NurPhoto via Getty Images) A Bangladeshi teenager who braved the shame and taboo of being sexually harassed by reporting her ordeal to officials, has […]

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Mueller report: Russia has ‘more important things’ to worry about, Putin spokesman declares

Hours before Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report was released, concluding that there was no collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and Russia, Vladimir Putin’s official spokesman said the Kremlin had more important things to worry about. “It is America that is looking forward to the report’s release, but we aren’t,” Dmitry Peskov said Thursday, according […]

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North Korea demands US to sideline Pompeo from nuclear talks: report

North Korean state media reported Thursday that the regime no longer wants to see Secretary of State Mike Pompeo involved in nuclear talks, urging the U.S. replace the top diplomat with someone “more careful and mature in communicating.” The KCNA news agency, the official North Korean state television, quoted Kwon Jong Gun, a senior official […]

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