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Feb 29 2016

Berlin examines easing of austerity for Greece to offset refugee pressure

Merkel said she sees a "polarisation" in public opinion in the country. European and Turkish leaders are set to meet on March 7 to discuss the crisis, which brought mor...

Feb 29 2016

Chinese internet watchdog bans former tycoon Ren Ziqiang's microblog

The Chinese president had urged journalists at state news agency Xinhua, state broadcaster CCTV and The People's Daily newspaper to act in the interest of the party. Chin...

Feb 29 2016

Babysitter Kills Child, Brings Head to Moscow Subway

The source in the Investigative Committee of Russian Federation said: "She waited until the parents with the elder child left the flat, then for unknown reason she kill...

Feb 29 2016

Over 100 community members braved the cold water for Polar Plunge 2016

For about an hour window, between 10:30 a.m and 11:30 a.m. participants, some wearing silly costumes, braved the cold Pacific Ocean and "Freezin' for Reason" - the Specia...

Feb 29 2016

Detained American in North Korea Makes 'Public Confession'

Otto Frederick Warmbier was detained in North Korea on January 2. Pyongyang has been known to detain several tourists from Western countries on charges of spying and th...