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An airliner skidded off a runway at New York's La Guardia airport on March 6 and slid to a halt just yards from frigid waters, as a snow storm battered the US coast from Texas to Boston.
PANAMA CITY - Agence France-Presse
The Panama Canal, one of the 20th century's greatest engineering triumphs, celebrates 100 years Friday, facing competition from rival projects and delays in the expansion aimed at ensuring its 21st-century relevance.
WASHINGTON - Agence France-Presse
The Republican-led House of Representatives has cleared the way for the launch of a lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of overstepping his authority in carrying out his signature healthcare law
BUENOS AIRES - Agence France-Presse
An Argentine grandmother whose rights group has fought to find babies stolen during the 1976-1983 military dictatorship finally found her long-lost grandson 36 years after he was snatched from his mother
The last surviving crewman of the Enola Gay – the U.S. plane that dropped the first atomic bomb on Japan near the end of World War II – has died
FERGUSON, Missouri - Agence France-Presse
Rioting and looting erupted in Ferguson, Missouri, late on Sunday and spread to neighboring towns as protests over the killing of a black teenager by a police officer turned violent, police said.
MEXICO CITY - Reuters
A magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit southwest of Juan Rodriguez Clara, in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz on Tuesday at a depth of 95 km
Google defended Monday its policy of electronically monitoring its users' content for child sexual abuse after it tipped off police in Texas to a child pornography suspect.
LA PAZ - Agence France-Presse
Construction workers in Bolivia have stumbled upon a mass grave with the remains of hundreds of likely indigenous miners during the Spanish colonial era, a researcher said Saturday.
WASHINGTON - Reuters
The CIA has conceded that it had improperly monitored computers used by the US Senate Intelligence Committee in an investigation of interrogation tactics and secret prisons for terrorism suspects
MIAMI - Agence France-Presse
A small plane crash-landed on a beach in the US state of Florida Sunday, killing a father and critically injuring his young daughter, authorities said
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