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Iraqi PM rejects Turkish claim on Mosul campaign

Iraq's military is still rebuilding after almost a third of its forces disintegrated when Mosul first fell to IS more than two years ago. "We ...

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Turkey's Erdogan tells Iraqi leader to 'know his place'

Erdogan said al-Abadi himself had asked for the formation of a military base in Bashiqa , located some 12 kilometers (7.5 miles) northeast of ...

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FBI Investigating Deadly Small Plane Crash in Connecticut

The plane, carrying two people, was on its final approach to Hartford's nearby Brainard Airport at the time, according to police. Authorities ...

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Lawyers for Paris attacks suspect stop defending him

Prosecutors say Abdeslam played a key part in the slaughter of 130 people in a wave of machine gun and bomb attacks in the French capital on Nov...

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Missiles fired from rebel-held Yemen target United States navy ship

That was just the latest of many disasters in the Yemen conflict, which has left over 20 million people - "an astounding 80 percent of the pop...

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Singapore shuts down second bank linked to 1MDB

MAS announced that it has also fined local bank DBS (SES: D05.SI - news ) and Swiss lender UBS (LSE: 0QNR.L - news) for several breaches of...

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Muslims mock Trump over Islamophobic answer to Islamophobia question

It's also very short-sighted and even unsafe to be engaging in the kind of demagogic rhetoric that Donald has about Muslims . Clinton followe...

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Marco Rubio releases "Me Conoce" Spanish Language ad

Marco Rubio, whose cruise to re-election appears to have hit a significant speed bump. Rubio continued: "I disagree with him on many things, b...

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Amid Calls to Step Aside, Donald Trump Huddles With Advisors

Preibus also told RNC members Trump had performed well in the October 9 presidential debate with Democrat Hillary Clinton, election day effort...

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Modi bars ministers from offering comments on surgical strikes

On the intervening night of last Wednesday-Thursday, Indian army's special personnel had carried out the strikes targeting seven to eight terror...

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Pakistani defence minister threatens India of nuclear war

The treaty was inked in 1960 by the India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru and then Pakistan President Ayub Khan, which allocates 80 perc...

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Nicole forecast to become a hurricane again as it heads towards Bermuda

The hurricane is expected to turn toward the north-northwest later Thursday, and could strengthen further over the next day or so, the NHC add...

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Melania Trump: My Husband's Words 'Are Unacceptable And Offensive'

The video, obtained by the Washington Post , captures Trump having an extremely lewd conversation about women. After posting a midnight "apol...

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Russian Federation vetoes French UN proposal to halt Aleppo bombing

Russian Federation on Saturday vetoed a draft UN Security Council resolution submitted by France that proposed restoring a cessation of hostilit...

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Refugee In Germany Ties Up Wanted ISIS Bomb-Maker, Calls Cops

Police on Saturday said they had found a highly explosive mix of substances more risky than TNT in a raid on an apartment in the city of Chemnit...

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France Wants International War Crimes Investigation In Syria

It is reported that Russia's introduction of a rival resolution yesterday took Western supporters of the French draft by surprise. The rise ...

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Gerard Pique attacked over shirt sleeves; ready to quit global football

Spain's Gerard Pique , center, shoots on goal during their World Cup Group G qualifying soccer match at Loro Borici Stadium, in Shkoder, north...

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United Nations official faults rights body after deadly Yemen airstrike

Still many are dubious about Saudi denials, especially since Saudi Arabia is the only power with fighter jets in Yemen and because the casualt...

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Wardrobe malfunction helps turn Ken Bone into internet sensation

Because of the attention he got via social media, Bone did several media appearances on Monday morning to talk about the election and his ex...

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GOP looks into 9/11-bill fixes after override of veto on suits

Ryan (R-Wis.) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) both acknowledged Thursday that the bill, which narrows a foreign nation's im...

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S.C. teen shooting suspect to be tried as a minor

School officials canceled classes the rest of this week at Townville Elemenatary, where the students and teacher were wounded Wednesday afternoo...

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Scotland leave it late to grab draw with Lithuania

It was an uphill battle with a team like that who wasted time and got a lot of players behind the ball. Lithiania on the other hand ran out 2-...

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Kejriwal hit out at BJP again

At the same time, he had urged the Centre to counter the smear campaign by Pakistan and worldwide media, but BJP alleged that Kejriwal had in th...

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Kerry says Russia, Syria should face war crimes probe

Kerry said such acts "beg for an appropriate investigation of war crimes". The UN Security Council is scheduled to have an emergency meeting o...

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Shooting spree in Jerusalem kills 2, wounds 5

The police released a photograph of the gunman's auto, a white sedan pockmarked with bullet holes. The police headquarters has been a freque...

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