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At least three dead after blast wrecks building in central Madrid

Reuters
By Nathan Allen, Michael Gore MADRID (Reuters) – At least three people died and six were injured on Wednesday when a building in central Madrid belonging to the Catholic Church was blown apart by an explosion, local authorities said. Initial investigations suggested that the blast in Calle Toledo, a street......

Rollins scores 25 to lead Toledo past Central Michigan 89-72

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here AP News TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) Ryan Rollins had a season-high 25 points as Toledo topped Central Michigan 89-72 on Tuesday night for its seventh straight home victory. Marreon Jackson had 15 points, nine assists and six rebounds for Toledo (12-4,......

Nearly 60,000 have fled Central African Republic violence: U.N.

Reuters
GENEVA (Reuters) – The number of people fleeing violence in the Central African Republic has doubled in just a week to nearly 60,000, the U.N. refugee agency said on Friday. Intensifying violence since a Dec. 27 presidential vote is responsible for the sharp increase in refugees, the UNHCR said, adding......

Dutreil carries Sacred Heart over Central Connecticut 65-48

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AP News FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) Cantavio Dutreil had 15 points and 19 rebounds to carry Sacred Heart to a 65-48 win over Central Connecticut on Thursday night. Tyler Thomas had 15 points and seven rebounds for Sacred Heart (4-4, 4-3 Northeast Conference). Alex Watson added 12 points. Nico Galette had......

Pippen leads Kent State past Central Michigan 94-85

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SI – For more and to sign up click here AP News MT. PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) Danny Pippen had 28 points and 11 rebounds as Kent State defeated Central Michigan 94-85 on Tuesday. Mike Nuga had 18 points and seven rebounds for Kent State (5-3, 2-2 Mid-American Conference). Malique Jacobs......

Fed’s Harker says central bank won’t let inflation run out of control

Reuters
(Reuters) – The Federal Reserve is going to keep interest rates “low for long” as it supports the healing labor market and works to kindle higher inflation, but it will not let inflation get out of control, Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker said on Wednesday. “We’re willing to overshoot inflation......

Central Spain records temperatures of -25C after snowstorm

BBC
A 64-year-old diabetic man who needed insulin urgently was located by an emergency helicopter in a remote area of the Toledo region, south of Madrid, after police were alerted. He was found struggling on crutches in the snow, and not suitably dressed for the freezing weather, Efe reported. BBC –......

Turner carries Bowling Green past Central Michigan 93-65

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MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) Justin Turner had 24 points with eight assists as Bowling Green romped past Central Michigan 93-65 on Saturday, posting a 5-0 start to Mid-American Conference play for just the third time. Bowling Green also achieved 5-0 MAC starts in 2018-19 and 1961-62. Kaden Metheny had 14......

Bergersen leads Central Arkansas over New Orleans 83-79

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTc1Nzc3MTYzNTMyODM4Nzc3/tom-brady.jpg AP News CONWAY, Ark. (AP) Rylan Bergersen had a season-high 25 points, tying his career high, as Central Arkansas narrowly defeated New Orleans 83-79 on Wednesday night. Khaleem Bennett added 21 points for the Bears. Eddy Kayouloud had 11 points for Central Arkansas (3-7, 2-0 Southland Conference). SK Shittu......

Central African Republic: A disputed election and a strange rebel alliance

BBC
The Seleka coalition eventually splintered into various rebel factions, often drawn along ethnic lines and known by a bewildering array of acronyms – the FPRC, the MPC, the UPC, 3R and so on. Along with Anti-Balaka militias, these armed groups have terrorised civilians for years, clashing over the control of......

China’s central bank says it will make policy flexible, targeted in 2021

Reuters
FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the headquarters of the People’s Bank of China (PBOC), the central bank, in Beijing, China September 28, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee BEIJING (Reuters) -China’s central bank said on Wednesday it would make its monetary policy flexible, targeted and appropriate in 2021, focusing on supporting small......

Japan’s cash balance hits fresh high as central bank keeps support for economy

Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) – The balance of money circulating in Japan’s economy hit a record high for the ninth consecutive month in December, data showed on Tuesday, as the central bank continued to flood the economy with cash to cushion the blow from the COVID-19 pandemic. FILE PHOTO: A man wearing......

No. 2 Baylor returns from break to face Central Arkansas

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SI – For more and to sign up click here AP News No. 2 Baylor will return to the court for the first time in eight days as it steps away from Big 12 Conference action to host Central Arkansas on Tuesday afternoon at Waco, Texas. Baylor’s schedule has been......

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