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Mayor Espinosa holds office at Albuera police station

TACLOBAN CITY –- Driven by fear for his life, Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa temporarily holds office at the town police station starting Thursday.

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Nun in iconic Italy quake photo texted friends 'adieu'

ASCOLI PICENO, Italy — She became the face of Italy's earthquake: Sister Marjana Lleshi, blood staining her veil as she texted her family and friends in her native Albania that she was alive.

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Aftershocks rattle Italian quake zone; toll rises to 250

PESCARA DEL TRONTO, Italy — As the search for survivors ground on, Premier Matteo Renzi pledged new money and measures Thursday to rebuild quake-devastated central Italy amid mounting soul-searching over why the seismic-prone country has continual

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US swimmer faces charges for false report of robbery

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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