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Vale's Dam Breach in Brazil Leaves Dozens Dead; Stock Plunges

Vale's Dam Breach in Brazil Leaves Dozens Dead; Stock PlungesMayor Avimar de Melo of the city of Brumadinho, which was partly leveled by the spill, is seeking millions in damages and blamed Vale’s “incompetence” for the incident. Brazil’s Prosecutor General Raquel Dodge said company executives may be held responsible. “Given that this is the second dam burst linked to Vale, we would expect more stringent remediation requirements and tougher penalties,” Macquarie Capital Ltd. analysts including Grant Sporre wrote on Monday.



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Nato says Russia in breach of Cold War-era nuclear treaty as US says it will suspend participation

Nato says Russia in breach of Cold War-era nuclear treaty as US says it will suspend participationNato has accused Russia of violating a landmark Cold War-era nuclear treaty, paving the way for the US to leave the pact. US secretary of state Mike Pompeo said America would suspend its treaty obligations in 60 days over the alleged violations. The six-month withdrawal period from the 1987 Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) would begin after this point.



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Iran missile tests may breach UN resolution, France and UK warn

Iran missile tests may breach UN resolution, France and UK warnFrance and the UK have echoed warnings by Donald Trump’s administration that Iran may be in breach of United Nations obligations by testing medium-range ballistic missiles capable of carrying multiple warheads. The remarks from Paris and London will be seen by the US government as the first sign that its key European partners may yet be persuaded to view Iran’s broader behaviour as so dangerous that their support for the 2015 Iran nuclear deal can no longer be justified. The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, criticised Iran’s missile programme at the weekend and will be at a Nato foreign ministers’ meeting in Brussels over the next two days to underline his message about the threat to Middle East stability posed by Iran.



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500 Million Marriott Customers Affected in Massive Data Breach

500 Million Marriott Customers Affected in Massive Data BreachThe attack included some passport numbers and credit card information



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U.S.-Mexico border reopens after migrants attempt to breach fence

U.S.-Mexico border reopens after migrants attempt to breach fencePresident Trump tweeted on Monday morning that he "will close the Border permanently if need be."



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US agents fire tear gas as some migrants try to breach fence

US agents fire tear gas as some migrants try to breach fenceTIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — U.S. border agents fired tear gas on hundreds of migrants protesting near the border with Mexico on Sunday after some of them attempted to get through the fencing and wire separating the two countries, and American authorities shut down the nation's busiest border crossing from the city where thousands are waiting to apply for asylum.



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PHOTOS: Migrants try to breach border at Tijuana — U.S. agents fire tear gas

PHOTOS: Migrants try to breach border at Tijuana — U.S. agents fire tear gasMexico pledged to shore up security near its border with the U.S. and local authorities said that 39 migrants were arrested after a peaceful march devolved into chaos when U.S. agents fired tear gas into Mexico to stop some migrants who tried to breach the border. Mexico’s Interior Ministry said Sunday it would immediately deport those who tried to “violently” enter the U.S. from Tijuana.



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Rare triple whale breach close to boat stuns onlookers

Rare triple whale breach close to boat stuns onlookersWhale watchers squeal with delight as three surfacing humpbacks leap out of the water almost simultaneously in rare triple breach right next to their boat.



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Humpback Whales Stun Onlookers With Incredible Triple Breach

Humpback Whales Stun Onlookers With Incredible Triple BreachWhale watchers off the coast of Nova Scotia, Canada, were treated to a rare



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U.S. targets Chinese and Russian firms with breach of North Korea sanctions

U.S. targets Chinese and Russian firms with breach of North Korea sanctionsThe United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions on a Russian port service agency and Chinese firms for aiding North Korean ships and selling alcohol and tobacco to Pyongyang in breach of U.S. sanctions aimed at pressuring North Korea to end its nuclear programs. In a statement, the U.S. Treasury said China-based Dalian Sun Moon Star International Logistics Trading Co. Ltd and its Singapore-based affiliate SINSMS Pte. Ltd had netted over $ 1 billion a year by exporting alcohol and cigarette products to North Korea.



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