• Behind Vale's Deadly Dam Collapse: Multiple Warnings That Went Unheeded

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  • U.S. Allies Spurred a Partial Reversal of Trump's Syria Withdrawal Plan

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  • Violence Erupts in Venezuela Border Showdown

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  • Showdown at Venezuelan Border Turns Deadly

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  • China Trade Talks Extended as Trump Pushes to Close Deal

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  • Massive Fire in Bangladesh's Capital Kills at Least 70 People

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  • Pope Denounces Sex-Abuse 'Plague' Amid Pressure for Reforms

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  • Putin Ratchets Up Nuclear Warning Against U.S.

    MOSCOW—President Vladimir Putin said Russia would target the U.S. with new advanced weapons if Washington deploys intermediate-range missiles in Europe, a threat that appeared aimed at holding the line but leaving open the possibility of negotiations after the breakdown of a nuclear treaty. Mr. Putin said Russia wasn’t seeking a confrontation with...

  • Huawei's Surveillance Business Hits Snag in Philippines

    U.S. pressure on Huawei Technologies Co. is echoing in the Philippines, where lawmakers are pushing back against a $ 400 million video surveillance project that would use gear supplied by the Chinese company. The “Safe Philippines” deal—signed during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to the country in November—calls for the installation of...

  • Trump Eases Off Hard Deadline for China Tariffs

    WASHINGTON—President Trump gave his firmest indication yet that the U.S. may not increase tariffs on Chinese goods on March 1, as scheduled, despite statements by his top trade official that the U.S. should stick to a firm deadline. That deadline to complete talks with Beijing is “not a magical date,” he told...

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