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Indonesia quake toll hits 56 as rescuers race to find survivors

Added: 17.01.2021 4:58 | 26 views | 0 comments

The death toll from a powerful earthquake on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island has jumped to 56, authorities said on Sunday, with thousands left homeless as rescuers raced to find anyone still alive under mountains of rubble. More than 820 people were injured and about 15,000 left their homes after the 6.2-magnitude quake struck in the early hours of Friday, according to the disaster mitigation agency (BNPB). Some of the panicked residents sought refuge in the mountains, while others went to cramped evacuation centres. Rescuers have spent days hauling corpses from beneath crumpled...

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AP Top Stories Jan. 16 5P

Added: 16.01.2021 23:17 | 20 views | 0 comments

Here are the top stories for Saturday, Jan. 16: Biden: Advisers to lead with 'science and truth'; Vaccination drive kicks off in various Indian cities; Thousands protest in Vienna over lockdown rules; Snow dusts Paris landmarks as cold spell. (Jan. 16)


SF Giants owner under scrutiny for donations to Rep. Boebert's campaign after Capitol riot

Added: 16.01.2021 23:13 | 14 views | 0 comments

Charles B. Johnson, the billionaire owner of the San Francisco Giants and the former CEO of Franklin Resources, came under scrutiny for donating thousands to the election campaign of Lauren Boebert who campaigned and won a seat in the House of Representatives in November, representing Colorado.

ICYMI: Spacing out and a famous frozen waterfall

Added: 16.01.2021 17:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

From a fitness-obsessed sausage dog to other news in our weekly video round up: In Case You Missed It.

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Trump supporters to erupt in protests this weekend – police ‘prepare for the worst’

Added: 16.01.2021 13:55 | 31 views | 0 comments

DONALD Trump's supporters are gearing up for massive violent protests across the USA this weekend, police fear - with one admitting his officers were "preparing for the worst".


Ice cream from China contaminated with coronavirus: report

Added: 16.01.2021 12:58 | 16 views | 0 comments

Three samples of ice cream from a Chinese company tested positive for COVID-19 and thousands of boxes of the dessert have been confiscated as a result. 

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Thousands of US-bound Honduran migrants cross border into Guatemala

Added: 16.01.2021 9:05 | 20 views | 0 comments

At least 4,500 Honduran migrants pushed past police and crossed into Guatemala Friday night, passing the first hurdle of a journey north they hope will take them to a better life in the United States. Thousands of Honduran migrants push through the police fence as they attempt to cross the border at El Florido in Guatemala forming the first migrant caravan of the year on it's way to the United States on January 15, 2021.(Photo by Johan ORDONEZ / AFP) Seeking to escape poverty, unemployment, gang and drug violence and the aftermath of...

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Hunt for buried survivors after Indonesia quake

Added: 16.01.2021 9:05 | 26 views | 0 comments

Rescuers scrambled to find buried survivors Saturday after a powerful earthquake on Indonesia's Sulawesi island killed dozens, injured hundreds and left more feared trapped in the rubble of collapsed buildings. Rescuers search for survivors at a collapsed building in Mamuju city on January 16, 2021, a day after a 6.2-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's Sulawesi island. (Photo by Hariandi Hafid / AFP) At least 45 people died after the 6.2-magnitude quake struck in the early hours of Friday, triggering panic among residents of the island, which was hit by a 2018 quake-tsunami disaster that killed thousands. Search-and-rescue worked through the night as they pulled dozens of...

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Tennis stars' arrival angers stranded Australians

Added: 16.01.2021 5:19 | 6 views | 0 comments

Players are flown in ahead of the Australian Open while thousands of citizens are waiting to return.

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