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Crews to leave Puerto Rico as $830M Fluor contract nears end Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:21:25 GMT - Crews who are helping restore power in Puerto Rico as part of an $830 million federal contract are leaving as nearly a quarter of a million customers remain in the dark more than five months after Hurricane Maria.

Who is Peter Madsen, the Danish inventor charged with murdering Kim Wall? Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:21:00 GMT - What to know about Peter Madsen, the Danish inventor and submariner who is suspected of killing Swedish journalist Kim Wall.

Argentina truckers gridlock traffic to protest Macri reforms Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:26:52 GMT - Tens of thousands of Argentines joined a demonstration on Wednesday organized by truckers and other labor unions in the first major protest so far this year against President Mauricio Macri's austerity measures.

Ferry explosion injures 18 in Playa del Carmen, Mexico Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:54:18 GMT - Mexican authorities say an explosion on a ferry has hurt 18 people in the Caribbean beach city of Playa del Carmen, but none of the injuries are life-threatening.

Mexico finds illegal avocado plantation in Monarch reserve Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:45:46 GMT - Mexican environmental inspectors say they've found 7.4 acres (3 hectares) of illegal avocado plantations in the Monarch butterfly wintering grounds west of Mexico City.

50 girls missing from Nigerian town after Boko Haram attack Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:40:53 GMT - About 50 young women remained missing Wednesday after Boko Haram extremists attacked a village in northern Nigeria that is home to a boarding school for girls, provoking fears that they may have met the same fate as those kidnapped from the town of Chibok nearly four years ago.

Venezuela opposition demands fair presidential election Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:19:40 GMT - Venezuela's opposition says it will boycott an election challenging socialist President Nicolas Maduro unless the government drops a ban on major candidates and takes other steps to ease fears it's rigged.

Protests in Greece swell against property auctions Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:57:32 GMT - Greece's powerful Communist Party has vowed to step up protests against online auctions of homes with defaulted mortgages, putting more pressure on the government which has promised bailout creditors it will speed up the auction process.

UK's left-wing Labor leader Jeremy Corbyn under fire for alleged Soviet collusion Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:31:00 GMT - Jeremy Corbyn, the far-left leader of the UK Labor Party, lashed out at the British press Tuesday after allegations surfaced that he, along with other high-profile members of his party, colluded with Soviet spies during the Cold War.

Vandalism, violent incidents mark Italy's election campaign Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:06:01 GMT - More acts of vandalism and violence have occurred during Italy's tense election campaign, with targets including far-right and far-left advocates and other politicians.

Ferry explosion at Playa del Carmen pier injures at least 12 Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:05:00 GMT - More than a dozen people were reportedly injured Wednesday in an explosion on a ferry docked at a Mexican tourist destination.

Egypt arrests 6 on a farm owned by Islamist politician Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:50:28 GMT - Egypt's official news agency says police have arrested six suspected Muslim Brotherhood members on a farm allegedly owned by a recently detained Islamist politician.

Updated: 2/21/2018 5:38:49 PM