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2 die, 8 injured in bus crash in Russia

Dec. 26, 2019 2:20 PM EST

MOSCOW (AP) — A bus crash in southwestern Russia killed two people and injured eight others Thursday, authorities said. The crash occurred near the village of Yarkino in the Lipetsk region, about 320 kilometers (200 miles) south of Moscow, Russia's Emergencies Ministry said. The bus was driving from Moscow...

Protesters light flares as they gather at the Georgian parliament building in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, Nov. 25, 2019. The protests last two were sparked by last week's vote in parliament against a proposed change to the country's electoral system to ensure that all seats in the legislature are assigned by proportional representation. (AP Photo/Shakh Aivazov)

Georgian protest calls for government to step down

Nov. 25, 2019 1:19 PM EST

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Thousands of people are demonstrating in front of parliament in the country of Georgia, demanding that the government steps down and early elections be held. Monday’s demonstration in the capital, Tbilisi, was the latest in a series of protests set off by the...