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Deeply Concerned by Israeli Bill That Legalizes West Bank Outposts

But other right-wing politicians have used Trump's win to promote their cause, with some calling for the end of the idea of a two-state solution...

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Influential Singer/Songwriter Leonard Cohen Dies At 82; Rockers React

After spending a few years at a Buddhist monastery in the 1990s, Cohen returned to music. It was the first most people had ever heard by Leona...

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Hate crimes are up 31% since previous year

There were 13 bias crimes reported against Muslim New Jerseyans in 2011, nine in 2012, three in 2013, four in 2014 and 14 in 2015. Roughly 18 pe...

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Refugees' resettlement: Australia announces "one-off" deal with US

To date, only six people have taken up that offer, and four of those have since returned to their home countries of Myanmar and Iran. Speaking...

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Oklahoma City's airport closed after shooting

Police are still looking for a suspect. Balderrama said the shooter was a white male found inside his red pickup truck on the second floor of th...

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Colombia, FARC ink revised peace accord

Colombia's government and Marxist FARC rebels have announced a new peace deal which they hope will end 52 years of civil war. But voters rejec...

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In Kashmir, Students Defy Hurriyat's 'Hartal Calendar' To Appear For Exams

Jammu and Kashmir government won the first round of the education battle after the higher secondary school exams kickstarted with a high student...

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Demonetisation drive: Parliament set to witness furore

The Centre has launched a "crusade" against corruption and black money by scrapping old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

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Three loaded guns found at JIA

TSA officials detected the loaded 9 mm semi-automatic handgun in the woman's handbag as she entered the checkpoint. The gun was loaded with si...

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Pro-Russia candidate favorite in Moldova presidential runoff

She accused opponents of using "dirty methods", including manipulation of the media. Protests against the election result started in the capit...

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Japan, India sign agreement on civil nuclear power

The External Affairs Ministry confirmed the deal in a move that will boost bilateral economic and security ties and facilitate US-based players ...

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Iran-Russia security, economic coop. soaring

Moscow has announced its readiness to develop military-technical cooperation with Tehran. Following the S-300 delivery, Iranian Chairman for t...

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Colombian gov't, FARC rebels sign new peace deal

Mr. Santos didn't say whether the deal will be put to a second plebiscite. Negotiators had worked out the details of how and where those respo...

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Trump, Obama meet for the first time

Trump also said he "very much looks forward" to dealing with Obama and called their meeting a "great honor". US President Barack Obama and P...

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Syrian Kurds push ahead in their offensive toward Raqqa

The dispute between the two USA allies threatens to complicate efforts to drive IS out of Raqqa, the de facto capital of the extremist group's s...

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EU struggles for common stance over Turkey rights crackdown

Turkey could hold a referendum on whether to continue membership talks with the European Union next year, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said ...

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Trump Win Prods European Diplomats to Seek Greater Role

EU-Nato co-operation Ministers also discussed greater EU-Nato co-operation following a joint declaration between the two blocs in July. There is...

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Moldova: Pro-Russia presidential candidate declares victory

We have won", Dodon told a briefing. Peskov added that Russian Federation considered Bulgaria to be a very important country for bilateral coope...

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South Carolina Democratic Party Chair "Seriously Considering" DNC Bid

House since taking office in 2007. An early supporter of socialist Bernie Sanders' presidential run, Ellison would be the progressive choice...

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Deportation fears grip immigrants after Trump's election

Four years ago I pointed out the fundamental problem with the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program: Anyone who signed up for DA...

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Chicago Bears vs Tampa Bay Bucs 4th Quarter Open Thread

In this case he scrambled all the way back into his end zone, where he finally put enough space between himself and tired pass rushers Willie Yo...

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Donald Trump Protester Shot During March in Oregon

Most of the protests across the country, which have also taken place in Washington, DC, have been largely comprised of young adults and college ...

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NATO says 2 US service members killed in Afghanistan

Thousands of USA soldiers remain in Afghanistan as part of the NATO-led Resolute Support training and assistance mission and a separate countert...

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Japan, India sign civil nuclear pact

It will help United States companies like Westinghouse and GE Energy, that have significant Japanese investments, set up nuclear power plants in...

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DeRozan scores 34, Raptors come back to beat Hornets 113-111

Standing in the way of another Charlotte win is two-time NBA All-Star Kyle Lowry , who although is off to a relatively slow start this season, ...

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