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25.04.2015

Volkswagen board chairman Piech resigns following clash over CEO Winterkorn

FRANKFURT - Volkswagen says board chairman Ferdinand Piech has resigned.

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25.04.2015

Starbucks stores back in business Saturday after computer glitch forced thousands to close

SEATTLE - Starbucks is back in business early Saturday after a computer outage forced thousands of its stores to close early the night before.

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25.04.2015

Chief relieved as 388 more people evacuated from Kashechewan on Saturday

KASHECHEWAN, Ont. - The chief of a remote northern Ontario First Nation says he is relieved that almost everyone in the community threatened by the rapidly rising Albany River has been evacuated.

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25.04.2015

Witnesses describe chaos in quake-hit Nepal; at least 388 Canadians registered

TORONTO - Reena Vohra was walking through a narrow alley in an ancient city in Nepal when an immense magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck, killing hundreds and unleashing chaos on the region.

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25.04.2015

Vessel that spilled fuel in B.C. deemed safe, allowed to leave Canadian waters

VANCOUVER - A vessel that leaked toxic bunker fuel into Vancouver's English Bay is being allowed to return to normal operations and leave Canadian waters.

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25.04.2015

Nearly 1,400 die in powerful Nepal quake that rips cities, crumbles history and shakes Everest

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Tens of thousands of people were spending the night in the open under a chilly and thunderous sky after a powerful earthquake devastated Nepal on Saturday, killing nearly 1,400, collapsing modern houses and ancient temples and triggering a landslide on Mount Everest. Officials warned the death toll would rise as more reports came in from far-flung areas.

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25.04.2015

Police: Death toll from massive Nepal earthquake nears 1,400

KATHMANDU, Nepal - A Nepalese police official says at least 1,394 people are confirmed dead after a massive earthquake that struck the Himalayan nation.

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