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  World   Americas  14 Apr 2017

World, Americas, 14 Apr 2017

US: 13-year-old accidentally shoots self while playing with gun, streams video live

His friends who watched him streaming live on Instagram had asked him to put the safety clip on the gun.

14 Apr 2017 8:46 PM

Pence set to visit Asia-Pacific region amid tensions in N Korea

Pence will also travel to Japan, where he is expected to discuss the possible framework of bilateral trade talks.

14 Apr 2017 2:16 PM

Mexico: Bus crash with fuel tanker kills at least 24

The crash occurred Thursday on a road leading to the Pacific coast resort of Zihuatanejo, in the state of Guerrero.

14 Apr 2017 1:06 PM

What is 'Mother of All Bombs' that killed 36 IS terrorists in Afghanistan?

The 9.8-tonne guided bomb, the largest non-nuclear weapon in America's arsenal.

14 Apr 2017 12:35 PM

Afghanistan: At least 36 ISIS terrorists killed in US air strike

The huge bomb, delivered via an MC-130 transport plane, has a blast yield equivalent to 11 tons of TNT.

14 Apr 2017 11:38 AM


Trump hails military after 'Mother Of All Bombs' dropped in Afghanistan

Trump said he authorised the use of the bomb in Afghanistan and called the mission "very, very successful".

14 Apr 2017 10:46 AM

New York banker dives deep into her savings to visit Titanic

OceanGate Expeditions will launch a series of deep dives for people like Rojas who want to see the infamous shipwreck.

14 Apr 2017 9:20 AM

Indian-origin female doctor charged with genital mutilation of girls in US

Female genital mutilation typically involves the partial or total removal of the clitoris and is barred by numerous international treaties.

14 Apr 2017 8:48 AM

Donald Trump says North Korea problem 'will be taken care of'

Trump said he believed Chinese President Xi Jinping would "work very hard" to help resolve the challenge.

14 Apr 2017 8:37 AM

United passenger dragged from plane has concussion, broken nose

David Dao, a 69-year-old Vietnamese-American doctor, was dragged from the plane to make space for four crew members on the flight.

14 Apr 2017 8:29 AM


How a Donald Trump threat deterred illegal migrants

In December, 16,000 parents and children were apprehended; in March, the number was just over 1,100.

14 Apr 2017 8:20 AM

US drops largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan targeting ISIS

Trump described the bombing as a ‘very successful mission’; it was not immediately clear how much damage the device did.

14 Apr 2017 8:07 AM

Trump offer to Xi: Good trade deal for tackling Pyongyang

Trump had spent two days with Mr Xi at his Mar a-Lago resort in Florida and spoke to him over phone a day earlier.

14 Apr 2017 3:15 AM

North Korea ‘ready’ for seismic shock

Monitoring group says Pyongyang may launch its sixth nuclear test, Kim oversees a special forces operation.

14 Apr 2017 2:57 AM

Donald Trump says US, Russia on different tracks

Mr Stoltenberg said Nato and its member countries need to find ways to talk with Russia.

14 Apr 2017 2:49 AM