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  • Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are in close proximity using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday....
  • Pope washes feet of elderly, disabled in rite
    ROME (AP) -- Pope Francis washed the feet of 12 disabled and elderly people Thursday - women and non-Catholics among them - in a pre-Easter ritual designed to show his willingness to serve others like a "slave."...
  • Deal reached on calming Ukraine tensions
    GENEVA (AP) -- Top diplomats from the United States, European Union, Russia and Ukraine reached agreement after marathon talks Thursday on immediate steps to ease the crisis in Ukraine....

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  • Three dead in east Ukraine, Putin warns of 'abyss'
    MARIUPOL, Ukraine/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Separatists attacked a Ukrainian national guard base overnight and Kiev said three of them were killed, the worst bloodshed yet in a 10-day pro-Russian uprising, accompanied by tough words from Vladimir Putin that overshadowed crisis talks.






  • Iran cuts sensitive nuclear stockpile, key plant delayed: IAEA
    VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran has acted to cut its most sensitive nuclear stockpile by nearly 75 percent in implementing a landmark pact with world powers, but a planned facility it will need to fulfill the six-month deal has been delayed, a U.N. report showed on Thursday.
  • Divers struggle in search for South Korean ferry survivors
    MOKPO/JINDO, South Korea (Reuters) - Rescuers struggled with strong waves and murky waters on Thursday as they searched for hundreds of people, most of them teenagers from the same school, still missing after a South Korean ferry capsized 36 hours ago.






 

 
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