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  • Blackout hits Bangladesh as line from India fails
    DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- Bangladesh was struggling to restore power hours after a transmission line bringing electricity from neighboring India failed on Saturday, causing a nationwide blackout, and officials said it would take at least 12 more hours to repair the system....
  • Burkina Faso president in Ivory Coast after ouster
    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) -- Burkina Faso's former president fled to neighboring Ivory Coast with his family after violent protests drove him from power after 27 years in office, Ivory Coast said Saturday, as a largely unknown military colonel said he had taken the helm....
  • Iraqi officials: IS extremists line up, kill 50
    BAGHDAD (AP) -- Islamic State group extremists lined up and shot dead at least 50 tribesmen and women in Iraq's Anbar province, officials said Saturday, the latest mass killing committed by the group....

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  • A majority of Scots would vote for independence now: poll
    LONDON (Reuters) - A majority of Scots would back independence if another referendum were held today, according to a poll published on Saturday, just six weeks after Scotland voted against leaving the United Kingdom.






  • Islamic State kills 85 more members of Iraqi tribe
    BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State executed 85 more members of the Albu Nimr tribe in Iraq in a mass killing campaign launched last week to break their resistance to the group's territorial advances, a tribal leader and security official said on Saturday.
  • Soldiers vie for power after Burkina Faso president quits
    OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Military factions vying for power in Burkina Faso after the resignation of longtime President Blaise Compaore met for talks on Saturday after an officer in the presidential guard said he was ousting the army chief of staff as leader of the transition.






 

 

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