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Kerry in Kenya to discuss regional security and terrorism

On August 25 the Assistant Secretary will visit Lagos, Nigeria, where she will meet with oil industry executives, business representatives, reli...

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French PM Valls Backs Burkini Ban by Local Mayors

But, in an interview, he said he did not believe a law was needed to ban the full-body swimwear that has sparked controversy in recent weeks. ...

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Turkish Parliament ratifies reconciliation treaty with Israel

As part of the new reconciliation deal, Israel agreed to give $20 million in compensation for the families of the Gaza flotilla incident. Rela...

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South Sudan rebel leader flees country

A civil war broke out in December 2013 between forces loyal to South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and forces loyal to deposed Vice President ...

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Israel announces arrest of West Bank 'Hezbollah agents'

The Israeli military said its forces were searching for weapons overnight in Fawwar refugee camp when they came under a rain of rocks and explos...

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Third mayor in France bans burqinis after beach brawl

According to Wikipedia the burkini swimwear covers the whole body except the face, the hands and the feet, whilst being light enough to enable s...

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Philippine troops, rebels hold fire ahead of peace talks

Earlier in the day, the CPP declared a self-imposed truce that would take effect 12:01 a.m. on August 21 until 11:59 p.m. on August 27. "The o...

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Man arrested in slaying of mother, 3 children at home

We got recordings of the police scanner from Tuesday night. Authorities said that at 11pm Tuesday, they 'obtained information that Toone was i...

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Kashmir: Army says lecturer killed by soldiers, such acts won't be tolerated

Army on Friday ruled out of taking over control in Kashmir but said it will assist the police and para-military forces to maintain law and order...

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Sneaky fugitive uses THIS disguise in bid to give cops the slip

Police said that when they ordered a man there to come outside, an elderly man emerged. A 31-year-old fugitive in MA tried to fool authoritie...

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Afghan Forces Recapture Key District of Northern Kunduz Province From Taliban

The Khan Abad chief Hayatullah Amiri, said his local forces could not hold off the militants without state help. Zabiullah Mujahi, a purported...

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Fighting ongoing in Syria's Aleppo after rebels claim lifting of siege

He said it is expected the government and allied troops will fight back, but added rebels will protect their hold on the strategic corridor whic...

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Table Tennis: Japan flag Tokyo 2020 threat with Rio medal haul

With the win, China have now won 28 out of 32 golds awarded since table tennis became an Olympic sport in 1988. On Wednesday, Germany triumphe...

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Turkish builders implemented 1500 projects in Russia - Putin

Key among the plans is a gas pipeline that would connect the two countries, and a nuclear power plant that Russian Federation is to build in Tu...

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Dolly Parton credits distance for successful marriage

She's hot right now. The Grammy-winning singer and songwriter is releasing her 90th album on Friday, "Pure & Simple". "I relate to her a lot, ...

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Trump, Bayh lead; Holcomb and Gregg within margin of error

Murray says Mike Pence's endorsement of Holcomb has little impact on non-Republican voters. Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Evan Bayh hav...

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U.S. reacts to Russian use of Iranian airbase for Syria airstrikes

The Russian Defense Ministry released special footage of its aircraft operating from Iran and bombing targets in Syria. Later in the day, Secr...

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Georgia man who robbed, killed 2 teens posed victim sexually

When she had done so, Hazelwood said, he spanked Natalie and then shot her in the head. Carter Davis , 17, was found wearing shorts and had b...

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Love Story director Arthur Hiller dies at 92

After Love Story, Hiller went on to direct a diverse slate of films like The Hospital, The Man in the Glass Booth, Silver Streak , and The In-...

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Helen Maroulis reflects on historic wrestling win in Olympics

And the final obstacle: no matter which weight class she chose, Maroulis knew that she would ultimately face off against a 3-time gold medalis...

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Jewish man stabbed on street in French city of Strasbourg

The incident occurred less the half a mile from the main synagogue of the city in eastern France inside its Jewish quarter, René Gutman, the cit...

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Former Christie Staffer: Governor "Flat Out Lied" to Reporters About Bridgegate

Baroni, the former deputy executive director of the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey, and Kelly, Christie's former deputy chief of staff, are...

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Kerala mulling 'Online' liquor sales ?

He said it would be implemented only after discussions and getting clearance from the state government. "The move is to avoid long queues seen o...

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'El Chapo' son may have been kidnapped, family says

Jesus Alfredo and his brother Ivan Archivaldo Guzman are thought to be involved with the Sinaloa cartel, along with Guzman's son by another ...

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Haunting image of Syrian boy rescued from Aleppo rubble

The image is making political waves on social media. A doctor at the hospital known as "M10", where victims were treated, later reported eig...

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