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at 15:45 on March 01, 2015, EST.

30,000 marchers in Moscow mourn slain Putin foe; opposition blames Kremlin for the killing

MOSCOW - For the tens of thousands bearing flowers and tying black ribbons to railings in honour of slain Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, the solemn march through the Moscow drizzle on Sunday was a time for silence, not slogans.


at 15:07 on March 01, 2015, EST.

AP Essay: 'Jihadi John' may not be as menacing now that he's unmasked; 'Just a murderer now'

LONDON - As "Jihadi John," he was a terrifying figure, his identity concealed by a black mask, his threatening tone backed up by his oversize, serrated knife and his willingness to use it in the name of Islamic State and its self-declared caliphate.


at 14:24 on March 01, 2015, EST.

Spacewalking astronauts finish extensive, tricky cable job, routing 764 feet outside station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Spacewalking astronauts successfully completed a three-day cable job outside the International Space Station on Sunday, routing several-hundred feet of power and data lines for new crew capsules commissioned by NASA.


at 12:56 on March 01, 2015, EST.

Sierra Leone: Vice president in quarantine after possible exposure to Ebola as new cases rise

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - Sierra Leone's vice-president has put himself in quarantine following the death from Ebola of one of his security guards.


at 12:31 on March 01, 2015, EST.

Coyote ugly: Upscale NY suburb stirred by nasty debate over whether to kill the wily varmints

CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. - This well-heeled hamlet north of New York City is embroiled in an increasingly nasty debate that seems oddly out of place amid the stately homes and tony boutiques: What should be done about coyotes?


at 12:20 on March 01, 2015, EST.

For Republican presidential aspirants, last year's favourite is next year's longshot

OXON HILL, Md. - In the space-time continuum of U.S. presidential politics, a year can be an eternity. Ask the guys who delivered speeches at a just-concluded annual gathering of conservatives.


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