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Pro-Russian armed men stand guard inside mayor's office in Donetsk, 16 Apr 14 Eastern Ukraine militants snub deal

Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine refuse to leave official buildings, just hours after an international deal was reached to defuse the crisis.

In this May 19, 2009 file photograph, unidentified mountaineers walk past the Hillary Step while pushing for the summit of Mount Everest as they climb the south face from Nepal Everest avalanche kills 12 guides

At least 12 local guides have been killed after an avalanche on the slopes of Mount Everest, officials in Nepal say.

Formula 1

Hamilton top in second practice Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during a practice session ahead of Sunday"s Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai.

Lewis Hamilton heads Ferrari's Fernando Alonso as the Mercedes driver sets the pace in Friday practice at the Chinese GP.


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In the midst of a massive recall, Chevrolet refocuses attention by unveiling a Corvette that accelerates from a stop to 60mph in less than 3.5 seconds.


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