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Friends and relatives attend the burial of Vale SA employee Edgar Carvalho Santos, victim of the collapsed dam in Brumadinho, Brazil, Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019.
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January 29, 2019 - 10:35 am
Associated Press BRUMADINHO, Brazil (AP) — Brazilian authorities issued arrest warrants Tuesday for five people in connection with a dam collapse that killed at least 65 people as it plastered part of a city with reddish-brown mud and iron ore mining waste. The orders were issued in Sao Paulo and...
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In this Dec. 18, 2018, file photo, a worker holds a sign promoting a sale for Huawei 5G internet services at a mobile phone retail shop in Shenzhen in south China's Guangdong province.
Andy Wong/AP Photo, File
January 29, 2019 - 9:58 am
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China called on Washington on Tuesday to "stop the unreasonable crackdown" on Huawei after the United States stepped up pressure on the tech giant by indicting it on charges of stealing technology and violating sanctions on Iran. Beijing will "...
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Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker, center, with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, left, and FBI Director Christopher Wray speak Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, at the Justice Department in Washington.
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
January 28, 2019 - 10:13 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department unsealed criminal charges Monday against Chinese tech giant Huawei, a top company executive and several subsidiaries, alleging the company stole trade secrets, misled banks about its business and violated U.S. sanctions. The charges were announced just...
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People walk through a snowstorm in downtown Jackson, Mich., Monday, Jan. 28, 2019.
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January 28, 2019 - 4:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — It might seem counterintuitive, but the dreaded polar vortex is bringing its icy grip to the Midwest thanks to a sudden blast of warm air in the Arctic. Get used to it. The polar vortex has been wandering more often in recent years. It all started with misplaced Moroccan heat...
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The 23-year-old Nigerian who designed a Nike special edition jersey
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January 28, 2019 - 1:07 pm
By Aanu Adeoye, for CNN (CNN) -- After its blistering success with the Nigerian World Cup football jersey, Nike has ventured into another Nigeria collaboration, this time with a youth culture publication. The latest partnership with influential 'The Native' magazine, headed by Seni Saraki, pays...
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Anti Brexit protester Steve Bray who is almost permanently demonstrating outside the Houses of Parliament watches the traffic as he holds up placards in London, Monday, Jan. 28, 2019.
Alastair Grant/AP Photo
January 28, 2019 - 12:00 pm
By The Associated Press LONDON (AP) — From backstop to Brexiteer, Britain's decision to leave the European Union, now scheduled for March 29, has spawned a baffling array of new terms. The AP deciphers some key words and phrases: ARTICLE 50: Article 50 of the European Union's key Lisbon Treaty sets...
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Firefighters are resupplied as they search for victims of a dam collapse in Brumadinho, Brazil, Monday, Jan. 28, 2019.
Leo Correa/AP Photo
January 28, 2019 - 11:47 am
By Marcelo Silva de Sousa and Peter Prengaman and Anna Jean Kaiser, Associated Press BRUMADINHO, Brazil (AP) — Brazilian firefighters on Monday carefully moved over treacherous mud, sometimes walking, sometimes crawling, in search of survivors or bodies, four days after a dam collapse buried mine...
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Bomb victims receive treatment in a hospital after two bombs exploded outside a Roman Catholic cathedral in Jolo, the capital of Sulu province in southern Philippines where militants are active Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019.
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January 28, 2019 - 8:38 am
By Jim Gomez, Associated Press MANILA, Philippines (AP) — President Rodrigo Duterte and his top security officials on Monday visited a Catholic cathedral in the southern Philippines where suspected Islamic militants set off bombs that killed at least 20 people and wounded more than 100. The first...
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People stand around a car that was overturned by a tornado in Havana, Cuba, Monday, Jan. 28, 2019.
Ramon Espinosa/AP Photo
January 28, 2019 - 8:04 am
HAVANA, Cuba (AP) — A tornado and pounding rains smashed into the eastern part of Cuba's capital overnight, toppling trees, bending power poles and flinging shards of metal roofing through the air as the storm cut a path of destruction across eastern Havana. Power was cut to many areas and...
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January 27, 2019 - 11:40 pm
By Dakin Andone (CNN) -- A Banksy mural painted on a fire door at the Bataclan theater in Paris has been stolen, the concert hall said in a tweet on Saturday. "It's a deep sadness that moves us today," the tweet read. "Banksy's work, a symbol of remembrance and belonging to everyone -- locals,...
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