Villagers in Bolivia battle with US solar flare

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Villagers in Bolivia battle with US solar flare

Written by By Jennifer Watkins, CNN For those living in Bolivia’s highlands, the prospect of extreme ultraviolet (UV) radiation is a constant worry. But with one massive solar flare set to hit the nation’s…

President Assad meets UAE ruler during Middle East visit

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President Assad meets UAE ruler during Middle East visit

Image copyright EPA Image caption Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Bashar Al-Assad had a short meeting in Damascus Image caption Sheikh Abdullah returned to UAE after his private meeting Syrian President Bashar…

Champions League: your preview for Saturday

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Champions League: your preview for Saturday

• Tottenham v Arsenal: 12.45pm on Saturday. Last Saturday: Liverpool beat Arsenal 3-1; Spurs thrashed Chelsea 4-0. This weekend: Tottenham v Arsenal. Last week: Tottenham v Chelsea. This weekend: Tottenham v Arsenal. Last match:…

John Deere reaches tentative labor agreement to end strike

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John Deere reaches tentative labor agreement to end strike

Employees at John Deere factory in Leesburg ratified a tentative labor agreement Saturday evening, ending a strike that started the morning of Sept. 12. The agreement, the union said, allows new hires to unionize…

Fundraising veteran sentenced to 15 years in Cuba dies

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Fundraising veteran sentenced to 15 years in Cuba dies

A friend of the late, jailed pro-democracy activist Yunior Garcia Aguilera has arrived in Spain. Alberto Desguignois, director of the Foundation for Support of Cuban Writers and Artists (FESPACO), returned to Madrid on Thursday…