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Florida school set to reopen in phases after deadly shooting

The Florida school where a gunman last week opened fire, killing 17 students and teachers, is set to reopen in phases starting on Friday, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School said in a statement.

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Missouri residents sue over radioactive material storage sites

(Reuters) - Residents living near landfill sites in the St. Louis area where radioactive waste has been stored filed lawsuits on Tuesday seeking compensation, claiming negligence in handling materials they said were some of the most dangerous on Earth.

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Final version of Trans-Pacific trade deal released, rules pushed by U.S. on ice

WELLINGTON/SYDNEY (Reuters) - The final version of a landmark deal aimed at cutting trade barriers in some of the Asia-Pacific's fastest-growing economies was released on Wednesday, signaling the pact was a step closer to reality even without its star mem


Hearing yet to be set in Russian medalist doping case: CAS

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - A hearing in the case of Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky, who tested positive for the banned substance meldonium, was yet to be scheduled, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Wednesday.

United Kingdom

Cops say sorry as undercover officer helps 6000 mink escape to wreak havoc

SCOTLAND Yard has apologised for failing to reveal an undercover cop was involved in releasing mink from a fur farm. The police mole, who used the cover name Christine Green, posed as an animal rights campaigner and took part in the raid on Crow Hill Farm


Curling: Stunned Canada out of women's competition

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - World and defending Olympic champions Canada, the most dominant force in women's curling, were knocked out at the preliminary stage after losing to Britain on Wednesday in one of the biggest shocks of the Pyeongchang Gam


HNA property unit pledges 41 percent stake as collateral for loan

HONG KONG (Reuters) - A HNA Group unit said it has pledged about 41 percent of the company as collateral for a loan from a Hong Kong private equity firm, part of a slew of fundraising efforts by the Chinese conglomerate to address a liquidity crunch.


Mexico asks Rome for criminal background check on missing Italians

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican authorities said on Tuesday they had asked Rome for a criminal background check on six Italian citizens, after three of them went missing in the western Mexican state of Jalisco at the end of January, allegedly at the hands

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Serial conman, 41, caged after fleecing a mum out of £12,000 while dating her on prison day release

A SERIAL conman who fleeced a mum out of £12,000 while dating her on prison day release has been jailed. Daniel Olley, 41, met Daniella Evans while working at a charity shop as part of his rehabilitation. He persuaded her to hand over cash to buy a van a


Recent Surge In Chinese Bank Credit Reflects Necessary Crackdown On Shadow Banking

China's surge in bank loans in January reflect, for the most part, shadow banking loans being brought onto banks' balance sheets. This is part of a necessary crackdown on shadow lending.


Japan sees transfer at sea that may violate NKorea sanctions

Japan says its military has witnessed a ship-to-ship transfer on the high seas that it "strongly suspects" violates U.N. sanctions on North Korea.


Alpine skiing: Goggia holds lead in women's downhill after top 20

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Italy's Sofia Goggia was leading the Olympic women's downhill with a time of one minute, 39.22 seconds after the first 20 skiers had completed the run at the Jeongseon Alpine center on Wednesday.

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