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Afghanistan policemen killed in overnight Taliban attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Amid an ongoing and intensified battle against Taliban, officials in Afghanistan have now reported another attack by ...


Liberman quits cabinets, party leaves government

JERUSALEM – Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman resigned on Wednesday. The resignation, which was largely expected, followed the ceasefire agreed ...


Israel should bear responsibility for flare up in Gaza

GAZA STRIP – It was an assassination that went wrong. It wasn’t meant to be. Five Israeli special forces soldiers ...


Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - In a bid to cater to millions of potential consumers in the region, the music ...


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Heat need big effort from Dragic at Pacers

For Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic, the victory over Brooklyn was needed desperately. "We lost three games straight, so this ...

Bruins, Stars have rematch in Dallas

DALLAS -- On Nov. 5, the Boston Bruins hosted the Dallas Stars and edged them 2-1 in overtime. However, when ...

Rams-Chiefs game could be an offensive bonanza

Two of the NFL's best teams, equipped with two of the best young quarterbacks, will meet on Monday night at ...

NFL notebook: Flacco, Jackson both absent from Ravens practice

The Baltimore Ravens quarterback situation became further muddled on Thursday when it was noticed that Robert Griffin III was the ...

LSU, Miles reach agreement on buyout

Former LSU coach Les Miles, who reportedly is a candidate for the Kansas vacancy, reached agreement on a settlement with ...

Status of Chargers DE Bosa uncertain for Sunday

Los Angeles Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa returned to practice this week, but it remains unclear whether he will play ...

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Pelosi Vows to Become US House Speaker Despite Opposition

WASHINGTON - Democrat Nancy Pelosi vowed on Thursday to retake the speakership of the U.S. House of Representatives even as ...

California Blazes' Toll at 59; Camp Fire 40 Percent Contained

The death toll from devastating wildfires in California rose to 59 Thursday as authorities searched for dozens of people who ...

'Be Visible and Loud' to Drive #MeToo Forward, Women Say

LONDON - Women have to be 'visible and loud' in their fight for equality to build on the gains of ...

Climate Change, Steel, Migration Bedevil G20 Communique

BUENOS AIRES - Climate change, steel and migration have emerged as sticking points in the final communique that world leaders ...

Bangladesh: Rohingya Repatriation Fails Amid Protests

Bangladesh did not begin planned Rohingya repatriations on Thursday because no refugees agreed to return to Myanmar, while hundreds protested ...

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White House gripped with rumors of Trump’s Cabinet shakeup

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In the aftermath of the embarrassment from the Midterm elections earlier this month, the White House has ...


Saudi seeks death penalty for five Khashoggi murder suspects

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A day after Turkey said that suspects in the murder of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi ...


Afghanistan policemen killed in overnight Taliban attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Amid an ongoing and intensified battle against Taliban, officials in Afghanistan have now reported another attack by ...


Human Rights Watch urges Bangladesh to stop repatriation

NEW YORK, New York – The Bangladesh government should follow the recommendations of senior UN refugee and human rights officials ...


Chinese-owned cars, properties seized by Oz federal police

SYDNEY, Australia - The Australian Federal Police, at the request of the Chinese government, have seized a large quantity of ...


Liberman quits cabinets, party leaves government

JERUSALEM – Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman resigned on Wednesday. The resignation, which was largely expected, followed the ceasefire agreed ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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