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Explosion targets worshippers at Mosque near Jalalabad in Afghanistan

JALALABAD, Afghanistan - Dozens of worshippers have been killed and scores more wounded Friday in an explosion at a mosque ...

Deaths mount in north Syria in midst of confusion over ceasefire

NORTHEAST SYRIA - A total of sixty-four Syrian rebels fighting alongside Turkish forces have been killed in the offensive which ...

Venezuelans win seat on Human Rights Council despite U.S. opposition

NEW YORK, New York - Despite fierce opposition by the United States, Venezuela won a seat on the UN Human ...

Astonishing victory for Johnson as he agrees Brexit deal with EU

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday has stunned the UK and the world with an announcement ...

Ecuador's Moreno Scraps Fuel Subsidy Cuts in Big Win for Indigenous G

QUITO - Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno on Monday officially scrapped his own law to cut expensive fuel subsidies after days ...

UK parents in mourning call U.S. National Security Advisor a 'thug'

WASHINGTON - A British couple grieving over their son's death in a car accident say they feel they were "ambushed" ...

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21st-century lobbying: how big data lets big businesses get the upper hand

In July Facebook was fined US$5.1bn by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for not being honest about how it ...

President Xi Jinping to kick start 7th Military World Games in Wuhan

By Ravi JaljotraWuhan [China], Oct 18 (ANI): President Xi Jinping will kick start the 7th Military World Games here on ...

Lower refugee limits are weakening resettlement in the US

President Donald Trump announced that the U.S. will cut the number of refugees it will accept to 18,000 in fiscal ...

GM, Autoworkers Union Reach Tentative Deal That Could End Strike

DETROIT, MICHIGAN - The United Auto Workers and General Motors have reached a tentative contract agreement that could end a ...

How gambling built baseball - and then almost destroyed it

Imagine if, after watching the thrilling victory of the Chicago Cubs in Game 7 of the 2016 World Series over ...

Why the guillotine may be less cruel than execution by slow poisoning

Concerns about the drugs used for executions are being raised again after the federal government announced it will once again ...

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