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Moderate 5.0 magnitude quake hits Croatia, damages buildings

Moderate 5.0 magnitude quake hits Croatia, damages buildings

ZAGREB, Croatia — A moderate earthquake hit central Croatia near the capital of Zagreb early Monday, triggering panic and damaging some buildings in towns south of the city. There were no immediate reports of injuries.

Russian fishing trawler sinks in Barents Sea, 17 missing

MOSCOW — A Russian fishing trawler sank Monday in the northern Barents Sea and 17 of its crew are still missing, emergency officials said. Two other crew members have been rescued.

Azerbaijan reports attack on its troops in Nagorno-Karabakh

MOSCOW — Azerbaijan's Defence Ministry said Monday its army units have been attacked by “an illegal Armenian armed group" in Nagorno-Karabakh, killing one Azerbaijani serviceman and wounding another.
Hezbollah says it has doubled its arsenal of guided missiles

Hezbollah says it has doubled its arsenal of guided missiles

BEIRUT — The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah said Sunday his group now has twice as many precision-guided missiles as it had a year ago, saying Israel's efforts to prevent it from acquiring them have failed.
Trump signs massive measure funding government, COVID relief

Trump signs massive measure funding government, COVID relief

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US officials: Suspect in Nashville explosion died in blast

US officials: Suspect in Nashville explosion died in blast

NASHVILLE — The man believed to be responsible for the Christmas Day bombing that tore through downtown Nashville blew himself up in the explosion, and appears to have acted alone, federal officials said Sunday.
Man charged in Illinois bowling alley shooting that killed 3

Man charged in Illinois bowling alley shooting that killed 3

ROCKFORD, Ill. — A U.S. Army special forces sergeant based in Florida has been charged in an apparently random shooting at an Illinois bowling alley that left three people dead and three wounded, authorities said Sunday.
Authorities: Utah's Ty Jordan died in accidental shooting

Authorities: Utah's Ty Jordan died in accidental shooting

DALLAS — Ty Jordan, a star freshman running back for the University of Utah, died at a Dallas-area hospital after accidently shooting himself, authorities said Sunday.
Avalanches kill 12 in mountainous area near Iran’s capital

Avalanches kill 12 in mountainous area near Iran’s capital

TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian rescue workers ended their search for survivors Sunday following a series of avalanches that killed 12 people in a mountainous area north of the capital, state TV reported.

Niger votes in presidential, legislative elections

NIAMEY, Niger — Niger voted Sunday in presidential and legislative elections that could see the West African country's first democratic transition of power since independence amid a growing threat from jihadists in the region.