Large quake strikes Peru, killing one

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Large quake strikes Peru, killing one

Written by Staff Writer A 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck near the Peruvian capital of Lima on Friday, killing one person and injuring six. The quake, with its epicenter centered around 6 miles north of the…

'Excessive' Auschwitz tattoo kit auction stopped

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‘Excessive’ Auschwitz tattoo kit auction stopped

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Hundreds had been expected to attend the auction, which sold for $200 An Israeli court has halted the sale of a tattoo kit that was supposed to be…

Joe Biden heads to Minnesota to push for major road projects

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Joe Biden heads to Minnesota to push for major road projects

Fresh off another round of negotiations on a pending “fast-track” for trade agreements, Vice President Joe Biden went to St. Paul on Wednesday to sell Gov. Mark Dayton’s $1.2 billion plan to rehabilitate five…

Brazil: Latin America's political turbulence

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Brazil: Latin America’s political turbulence

Since taking office in 2010, former President Dilma Rousseff has overseen a period of economic growth in Brazil. Under her presidency, inflation remained under control and the country has enjoyed a record-breaking economic recovery….