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Support for Rep. Hank Johnson following mischaracterization of his remarks on settlements

Mr. Johnson later apologized on Twitter , writing, "Poor choice of words - apologies for offense". The speech came under fire after the Monda...

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France Expected to Extend State of Emergency Rule

However, Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said there was no direct evidence of the Tunisian's links to IS - which has claimed him as one of ...

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Turkish president accuses EU of breaking pact on migrants

President Recep Tayyip Erdoga on Monday ordered the detention of 42 journalists, a post-coup crackdown which has affected more than 60,000 peopl...

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Shooter spent a year planning Munich attack

He killed himself a few hours later in front of two police officers. Law-enforcement officials have said he was a withdrawn loner obsessed wit...

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Al Franken Mocks "Megalomaniac" Donald Trump at Democratic Convention

Until tonight, that is. Al Franken took the #ImWithHer slogan to a new level Monday night and essentially encouraged parents to ditch their ch...

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Indiana GOP panel backs Gov. Pence's preferred successor

Mitch Daniels and backers of Pence - two camps that never hid their disdain for each other. "Eric will build upon Governor Mike Pence's succes...

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Nice city hall puts up names of 84 truck attack victims

Three men, identified as Franco-Tunisians Ramzi A and Mohamed Oualid G, and a Tunisian named Chokri C, were charged as accomplices in "murder ...

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Colombia's Vice Health Minister Reports Drastic Decline in Zika Virus Infections

The mosquito-borne Zika virus has been linked to hundreds of cases of microcephaly, a rare condition that causes unusually small heads and impro...

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Roll call: Clinton heads to convention with 2814 delegates

While Wasserman Schultz has been largely sidelined from the convention - though she will open and close it - Sanders is set to speak Monday. T...

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Spurned Sanders' Supporters Disrupt Day 1 Of DNC With Boos And Jeers

Sanders supporters were already dismayed last week when Clinton passed over liberal favorites like U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren of MA to se...

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Despite delays, Australians ready to move to Rio village

Australian team boss Kitty Chiller has blasted officials at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games for failing to provide adequate living accommodation for ...

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Tim Kaine gets a warm homecoming in Richmond

The negativity, "fear, bigotry, smears" saddened her, she said in the interview, which aired Sunday on "60 Minutes". Like President Obama, how...

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Syrian blows himself up in Bavarian city; Daesh claims attack

Also Sunday, a 27-year-old Syrian who was denied asylum detonated a backpack of explosives and shrapnel at the entrance to an outdoor music fe...

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Syrian refugee arrested after killing woman with machete in Germany

Police spokesman Bjoern Reusch said in a statement that witnesses said the unnamed suspect had been having an argument with a woman before lau...

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Israeli woman gang-raped in Manali

This is the second incident involving a foreign tourist since June 2013 when a 29-year-old American woman was raped by three Nepalese men when s...

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Hopeful of GST Bill passage in August, says MoS Finance Arjun Meghwal

Reports say that the Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers, which is slated to meet on Monday here, is likely to finalise the structure...

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Turkey is purging 1577 university deans and 15200 education workers

Turkey's National Security Council the highest advisory body on security issues was holding an extraordinary meeting followed by a previously un...

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Thousands of Turkish teachers sacked, as government cracks down following coup

Turkey's Telecommunications Communications Board said on Wednesday that an "administrative measure" had been taken against the website - the t...

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Govt Views Seriously US Civil Suits Over 1MDB - PM Najib

Many below to Low, who received a special thanks credit on The Wolf Of Wall Street , the film that is at the center of the money laundering all...

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Munich gunman planned attack for a year

The teenager who murdered nine people during a shooting spree at a shopping centre in Munich on Friday had been planning the attack for a ye...

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Labour Swamped By Applicants To Vote For Leader

Labour Party members and supporters keen to see Jeremy Corbyn re-elected Leader of the Labour Party are to hold a "Re-elect Jeremy" event, at th...

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Clinton And Kaine Debut As Democratic Ticket In Florida

Calling her the "opposite" of Trump, he said "Hillary Clinton doesn't insult people, she listens to them". As Clinton dealt with an up-and-dow...

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Ken Griffey Jr. inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

But the spikes Griffey brought him were something else. They had been painted silver for one of the quirkier Mariners promotions: "Turn Ahead ...

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Wasserman Schultz to step down as Democratic Party chair after convention

Sanders and his top aides hit the Sunday talk show circuit to reiterate their demands that DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz resign . "...

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Nepal's Oli resigns as prime minister

President Bidya Devi Bhandari approved resignation tendered by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Sunday. Oli is expected to lose the vote, and s...

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