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    14 Feb 2016 Sun

    Watson injury further clouds Australia's World T20 plans

    Australia all-rounder Shane Watson has suffered a suspected abdominal strain while competing in a Twenty20 tournament in the United Arab Emirates, throwing his participation in the World T20 in doubt.

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    14 Feb 2016 Sun

    5.8-magnitude quake hits Christchurch, New Zealand

    A 5.8-magnitude earthquake hit the New Zealand city of Christchurch Sunday, seismologists said, sending goods flying off shelves.

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    14 Feb 2016 Sun

    Ethnic rebels' show of force highlights Suu Kyi's peace challenge

    Speaking to 1,000 of his soldiers at a mountain base on Myanmar's border with Thailand, the leader of a powerful ethnic armed group called on other rebels to join government-led peace talks and appealed for unity among the country's minorities.

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    14 Feb 2016 Sun

    Magical Mickelson moves two ahead at Pebble Beach

    Phil Mickelson, aiming to end a PGA Tour title drought of 31 months, relied on his magical short game to move two shots clear after the third round of the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am in California on Saturday.

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    14 Feb 2016 Sun

    Central Africans head to polls to vote for peace

    Central African Republic votes on Sunday in elections seen as a crucial step toward restoring democratic rule and ending years of violence that have left the impoverished nation split along religious faultlines.

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    14 Feb 2016 Sun

    US Justice Scalia, conservative icon, dead at 79

    Conservative U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died, setting up a major political showdown between President Barack Obama and the Republican-controlled Senate over who will replace him just months before a presidential election.

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    14 Feb 2016 Sun

    US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia dies at 79: Texas governor

    US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who helped shape the legal thought of his time, has died, the governor of his home state of Texas confirmed Saturday. He was 79.

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    14 Feb 2016 Sun

    Football: Zaza strike downs Napoli as Juve go top

    Italy Euro 2016 hopeful Simone Zaza produced a dramatic late strike as champions Juventus went one point clear at the top of Serie A with a 1-0 win over Napoli on Saturday.

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    14 Feb 2016 Sun

    Logano leads Team Penske 1-2 in Daytona practice

    Team Penske showed its strength late in the final practice session for next Sunday's Daytona 500 when Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski jumped to the top of the leaderboard at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday.

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    14 Feb 2016 Sun

    Chad appoints new prime minister two months before election

    Chad has appointed MP Albert Pahimi Padacke as prime minister of the Central African country following the resignation of his predecessor, state television said on Saturday, heralding a Cabinet reshuffle just two months ahead of presidential elections.