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Bangkok exodus as floods advance on city center

Thousands of nervous Bangkok residents flocked to bus, rail and air terminals Thursday while heavy traffic snaked out of the sprawling Thai capital in an exodus from a mass of approaching floodwater. Water was seeping into central areas of the city of 12 million people, entering the grounds of the…

Human chain marked anniversary of WWII bombing in Dresden

BERLIN – Thousands of people Sunday formed a human chain in the eastern German city of Dresden to mark the 66th anniversary of a deadly World War II bombing and to protest against a neo-Nazi gathering. Some 17,000 people braved snow and sub-zero temperatures to form the three-kilometre (two-mile) long…