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Cuba retrieves second black box from deadly plane crash

HAVANA Cuban search teams have retrieved the flight data recorder from the passenger plane that crashed last Friday, killing all but two of the 113 people on board, Cuban state-run television announced on Thursday in the evening news broadcast.

UPDATE 1-Cuba retrieves second black box from deadly plane crash 2:03am BST

HAVANA, May 24 Cuban search teams have retrieved the flight data recorder from the passenger plane that crashed last Friday, killing all but two of the 113 people on board, Cuban state-run television announced on Thursday in the evening news broadcast.

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Cuba plane crash death toll rises to 111, Mexico suspends lease company 22 May 2018

HAVANA/MEXICO CITY The death toll in one of Cuba's worst air disasters rose to 111 on Monday while Mexico suspended the operations of the Mexican company that had leased the 39-year old Boeing 737 to Cuba's flagship airline. | Video

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Cuba begins to bury its dead from airline disaster 20 May 2018

HAVANA Cubans in eastern Holguin province held a funeral on Sunday for an art instructor and her small child, the first of 67 Holguin residents to be brought home for burial out of 110 people who died Friday in Cuba's worst plane crash since 1989.

Cuba begins to bury its dead from airline disaster 20 May 2018

HAVANA, May 20 Cubans in eastern Holguin province held a funeral on Sunday for an art instructor and her small child, the first of 67 Holguin residents to be brought home for burial out of 110 people who died Friday in Cuba's worst plane crash since 1989.

Cuba in mourning after worst plane crash in nearly 30 years 19 May 2018

HAVANA, May 19 Flags flew at half-mast in Cuba on Saturday marking the start of two days of national mourning while authorities worked to identify the corpses of more than 100 people who died in the crash of a Boeing 737 shortly after takeoff from Havana.

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In Silicon Valley, Chinese 'accelerators' aim to bring startups home 17 May 2018

NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO Beijing's unslakeable thirst for the latest technology has spurred a proliferation of "accelerators" in Silicon Valley that aim to identify promising startups and bring them to China.

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In Silicon Valley, Chinese 'accelerators' aim to bring startups home 17 May 2018

NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO Beijing's unslakeable thirst for the latest technology has spurred a proliferation of "accelerators" in Silicon Valley that aim to identify promising startups and bring them to China.

FOCUS-In Silicon Valley, Chinese 'accelerators' aim to bring startups home 17 May 2018

NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, May 17 Beijing's unslakeable thirst for the latest technology has spurred a proliferation of "accelerators" in Silicon Valley that aim to identify promising startups and bring them to China.

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EU says Cuba could help broker government-opposition dialogue in Venezuela 15 May 2018

The European Union's top diplomat said on Tuesday Communist-run Cuba could help broker fresh dialogue between the government and opposition in Venezuela, despite Havana's frequent assurances the crisis afflicting its leftist ally was a sovereign matter.

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'Trump formula'? N.Korea says still open to talks after summit cancelled

SEOUL North Korea responded on Friday with measured tones to U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to call off a historic summit with leader Kim Jong Un scheduled for next month, saying Pyongyang hoped for a "Trump formula" to resolve the standoff over its nuclear weapons programme. | Video