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  • Thailand's youth demand change ahead of elections March 23, 2019
    Choltanutkun Tun-Atiruj wasn't old enough to vote in the last official elections held in Thailand in 2011.
  • 'Tragedy of biblical proportions' visible from space March 23, 2019
    As many as "300 to 400" dead bodies line the banks of a road out of the city of Beira, in Mozambique, according to an eye witness account, suggesting that the human toll of Cyclone Idai is likely to far exceed official estimates.
  • Confusion after Trump tweet on North Korea March 23, 2019
    President Donald Trump triggered rampant confusion among his own aides and administration officials when he said Friday he is withdrawing new sanctions aimed at North Korea that were just issued by his own administration.
  • What happens next with Brexit? March 22, 2019
    More than 1,000 days after the British public voted to leave the European Union, EU leaders have agreed to allow Britain a delay to the withdrawal process so it doesn't crash out of the bloc on March 29.
  • Cybersecurity firm: Russian hackers targeting European governments March 22, 2019
    Russian state-linked hackers are increasing their efforts targeting governments in Europe, a top cybersecurity firm has warned ahead of the European Parliament elections in May.
  • Tiffany's holiday season was worse than it predicted March 22, 2019
    Tiffany & Co. already warned in January that sales during the holiday were weak. It turned out that demand for jewelry and other bling in the company's trademark blue boxes was a bit worse than what investors expected — and Wall Street was not happy.
  • Soccer fans found with drugs and weapons on way to match March 22, 2019
    Up to 50 Paris Saint-Germain fans were denied entry to a Women's Champions League match Thursday after weapons, including knives and knuckledusters, were found on a coach taking fans to the quarterfinal tie in London.
  • This 24-year-old finds unreleased features in your favorite apps March 22, 2019
    Growing up in Hong Kong, Jane Manchun Wong remembers her father taking away her internet access after she circumvented his parental controls on Internet Explorer.
  • Time for Etihad to merge with Emirates? March 22, 2019
    Etihad Airways has often come to the rescue of struggling airlines. Now it has serious problems of its own and may have to consider merging with its bigger neighbor to cut its losses.
  • Why this spring break will be different March 21, 2019
    Ah, spring break -- the time of the year when tens of thousands of college kids head to the beach for fun, sun and shenanigans. But increasingly, these warm-weather locales are giving young partyers a chilly reception.