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Rescuers search debris after Iran-Iraq quake killing 430

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Sarpol-E-Zahab, Nov 14 (AP) - Rescuers on Tuesday used backhoes and heavy equipment to dig through the debris of buildings toppled by a powerful earthquake on the border between Iran and Iraq, with weeping women crying out to God as aid workers found new bodies.
The grim work began in earnest again at dawn in the Kurdish town of Sarpol-e-Zahab in the western Iranian province of Kermanshah, which appears to be the hardest hit in the magnitude 7.3 earthquake that struck Sun-day night.
Both...
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UN chief raises alarm over Rohingya in speech before Suu Kyi

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Manila, Nov 14 (AP) - The United Nations chief expressed alarm over the plight of Rohingya Muslims in re-marks before Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi and other leaders from a Southeast Asian bloc that has refused to criticize her government over the crisis.
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said...
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Trade rules ‘have changed’ under his watch

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Manila, Nov 14 (AP) - Wrapping up an Asia tour, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that all countries that trade with the U.S. "know that the rules have changed."
"The United States has to be treated fairly and in a reciprocal fashion," Trump tweeted from Manila, the final stop before he arrives...
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Michigan governor cites ‘significant’ concerns over pipeline

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Lansing, Nov 14 (AP) - Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said Monday he had "significant" concerns after the com-pany that operates twin oil pipelines in a Great Lakes waterway told state officials it had found additional gaps in pipeline coating.
The Republican governor criticized Enbridge Inc. after...
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N Korea says US carrier groups raise nuclear war threat

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United Nations, Nov 14 (AP) - North Korea warned Monday that the unprecedented deployment of three U.S. aircraft carrier groups "taking up a strike posture" around the Korean peninsula is making it impossible to pre-dict when nuclear war will break out.
North Korea's U.N. ambassador, Ja Song Nam...
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