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US industrial production rose just 0.1 per cent in February

US industrial production rose just 0.1 per cent in February

WASHINGTON — U.S. industrial production rose a slight 0.1 per cent in February, as an increase in utilities and mining offset the second straight monthly drop in manufacturing.
20 dead, mostly children, in Nigeria building collapse

20 dead, mostly children, in Nigeria building collapse

LAGOS, Nigeria — Twenty people are confirmed dead in the school building that collapsed in Nigeria on Wednesday, and most of them are children, an official said Friday.

Mosque shooter a white nationalist seeking revenge

SYDNEY, Australia — The gunman behind at least one of the mosque shootings in New Zealand that left 49 people dead on Friday tried to make a few things clear in the manifesto he left behind: He is a 28-year-old Australian white nationalist who hates

Bangladesh cricketers narrowly avoid mosque shootings

Members of the Bangladesh cricket team had just arrived by bus at Masjid Al Noor mosque for Friday afternoon prayers when they heard gunshots.
Bangladesh cricketers narrowly avoid mosque shootings

Bangladesh cricketers narrowly avoid mosque shootings

Members of the Bangladesh cricket team had just arrived by bus at Masjid Al Noor mosque for Friday afternoon prayers when they heard gunshots.
SEC charges Volkswagen, former CEO with defrauding investors

SEC charges Volkswagen, former CEO with defrauding investors

WASHINGTON — U.S. regulators charged Volkswagen and former CEO Martin Winterkorn with defrauding investors during its massive diesel emissions scandal. The charges from the U.S.
Israel-Gaza fighting ebbs, Gaza rockets reportedly a misfire

Israel-Gaza fighting ebbs, Gaza rockets reportedly a misfire

JERUSALEM — Cross-border fighting between Israel and Gaza's ruling Hamas group appeared to be winding down Friday, amid reports of an Egyptian-brokered truce and Israeli media saying a misfire was believed to be responsible for the rare Gaza rocket a
China's premier denies Beijing tells companies to spy

China's premier denies Beijing tells companies to spy

BEIJING — China's No. 2 leader denied that Beijing tells its tech companies to spy abroad and promised Friday to treat foreign and domestic competitors equally in an effort to defuse tensions with Washington and Europe.

Florida man finds bright green iguana in toilet, calls 911

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Florida man called 911 after going to the bathroom and finding a bright green iguana swimming in his toilet.

NewsAlert: New Zealand mosque attack death toll rises to 49, official says

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — New Zealand Police Commissioner Mike Bush says the death toll has increased to 49 in the Christchurch mosque shootings. More to come. The Associated Press