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Venezuelans flee their country by bus as economy crumbles

Venezuelans flee their country by bus as economy crumbles To escape the unstable economy of Venezuela, where prices are rising, food is running out, and politics are in a state of crisis, families are fleeing the land they called home by bus. Photographer Carlos Garcia Rawlins followed families in November ...

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Leicester shop explosion: Police make seventh arrest

Image copyright PA Image caption The shop and flat in Hinckley Road, Leicester, were both destroyed in the blast Detectives investigating an explosion that killed five people in Leicester have made a seventh arrest. A Polish supermarket and the flat above it were destroyed in the blast on the evening ...

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Teachers criticize Fairbanks school district proposed cuts

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Critics cite rising class sizes and employee cuts in their pleas to reject Fairbanks North Star Borough Board of Education’s $232 million proposed budget. Under the proposal, the district would shed about 50 jobs, including teachers, psychologists, physical therapists, occupational therapists and library assistants. “If you ...

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University strike talks resume after Twitter skirmishes

Image copyright UCU Image caption The strikes continue at 64 universities Talks in the university pension dispute resumed at noon on Tuesday after overnight skirmishes on Twitter. Talks had been suspended until Wednesday after Monday’s meeting at the offices of the conciliation service Acas ended without agreement. Staff at 64 ...

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Kim Jong-un to meet S Korea leader in landmark summit

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Kim Jong-un was pictured welcoming delegates to a dinner on Monday The leaders of North and South Korea are due to meet at a summit next month, Seoul’s envoy says. It will be the first such meeting for more than a decade and the first ...

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