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Feb 15 2016

Greek farmers clash with riot police in pensions protest

Later in the day thousands more gathered in a protest in front of Parliament. So far, farmers have refused talks with the government, insisting the pension reform plan ...

Feb 15 2016

Flags at half-staff for Scalia, political fight heats up

Republicans will still have the option of opposing the nominee, but if their only rationale is that they don't want to confirm an appointment by a Democratic president, t...

Feb 15 2016

Zika detected in urine, saliva: top Brazilian researchers

Zika, it's important to point out, causes relatively mild symptoms, and for most people it's nothing to worry about. She says health officials are concerned the virus c...

Feb 15 2016

Australian authorities seize $1 billion in ice

The haul was biggest in Australia since 2014, when police seized around $1.5 billion in ecstasy and methamphetamines imported from Europe. The Joint Organised Crime Gro...

Feb 15 2016

Questions raised about what happened in Mexican prison brawl

But National Security Commissioner Renato Sales said the pope would visit a safe facility, telling local radio that the prison is a "national exception" because the Chihu...