12 February 2017. The California Department of Water Resources has opened an emergency spillway at the Oroville Dam for the first time since it was constructed in 1968. The normal spillway suffered massive damage recently in the form of a giant concrete hole that continues to widen as officials scramble to save salmon that have become trapped by the hole and its muddy waters.
12 February 2017. The Turkish-backed Euphrates Shield forces reportedly seized the Al-Shehabi Farms located at the northern flank of Al-Bab City today after a fierce battle with the Islamic State (ISIS).
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12 February 2017. Properties have been damaged or destroyed and at least one person has been treated for burns as almost 100 fires burn across the Australian state of New South Wales.
17 February 2016. India is all set to script history on February 15 by launching a record 104 satellites at one go. The launch will take place from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh. Out of the total 104 earth-observation satellite, three are Indian satellites, 88 satellites are from the United States and the remaining ones are from other countries including Germany, Israel, Kazakhstan, the Netherlands, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates.
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11 February 2017. Following several recent gains in Al-Bab city, the Turkish Armed Forces and Turkish-backed Syrian rebels proceeded to seize a number of key sites along with dozens of building blocks inside the Islamic State bastion in the eastern Aleppo countryside.
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11 February 2017. At least six people were killed and more than 120 injured when a powerful earthquake struck in the southern Philippines overnight, officials say, damaging buildings and an airport and knocking out power.