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Nepal Quake: Passengers Shove And Trip Over Each Other As They Flee Airport Terminal

It was noon time in Kathmandu on Saturday and my girlfriend and I were waiting at boarding gate 3 for our flight to Kuala Lumpur when the terminal building of Tribhuvan International Airport began to shake.

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Indonesia Notifies Nine Convicts Of Execution, Frenchman Excluded

SYDNEY - Indonesia has given nine drug convicts, including eight foreigners, official notification that they will be executed, a spokesman for the attorney-general’s office said Saturday.

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Hundreds Feared Dead In Nepal After Massive Quake

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KATHMANDU: Hundreds of people were feared killed in Nepal Saturday after a massive 7.9 magnitude earthquake ripped through large parts of the country, toppling office blocks and towers in the panic-stricken capital Kathmandu.

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Cash Registers Are Malfunctioning At Starbucks So The Chain Is Serving Customers For Free

 A cash register outage at Starbucks stores throughout the US and Canada has done anything but stop business at the coffee chain.

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Insurgents Seize Large Parts Of Syria's Jisr Al-shughour - Monitor

 Islamist insurgents including al-Qaeda's wing in Syria Nusra Front on Saturday captured large parts of the northwestern Syrian town of Jisr al-Shughour for the first time in the four year conflict.

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Chinese Woman Activist Says Interrogated A Week After Release

 One of five Chinese women activists whose detention last month sparked an outcry said she was interrogated and verbally abused by police for eight hours on Friday, a little over a week after being released on bail.

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Buildings Collapse, At Least Four Killed As 7.9 Quake Hits Nepal, India: Witnesses

 A shallow earthquake measuring 7.9 magnitude struck west of the ancient Nepali capital of Kathmandu on Saturday causing buildings to collapse, injuring many and leaving a pall of dust over the city, witnesses said.

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At Least Two Dead After Nepal Quake

 At least two people were killed on Saturday when an earthquake measuring 7.9 magnitude struck Nepal and parts of northern India, authorities in both countries said.

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Historic Tower Collapses In Kathmandu After Quake

 A historic tower built in the 19th century collapsed in the Nepali capital Kathmandu following a severe earthquake on Saturday and at least one body was removed as police cordoned off the area, a Reuters witness said.

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