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Syrian Opposition Demands US-Led Coalition Halt Air Strikes

U.S.-backed Syrian fighters on Thursday gave Islamic State militants 48 hours to leave an encircled town near the Turkish border without a fig...

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Bill Clinton to pitch Hillary, seek unity at Democratic conventon

But some stalwart Sanders supporters, wary of Clinton, have signaled they could support Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein instead. T...

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Turkey's presidential guard regiment to be abolished

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan tightened his grip on his country Saturday in the wake of the failed military coup - seizing more than 2,250 so...

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Baltusrol is last chance for 2016 major for McIlroy, Spieth

But when he's on the course for a practice round , Gaffney said, "The reality is, I'm trying to figure out what works for me, not for Patrick R...

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France's national assembly votes to extend state of emergency

In a text message on his phone, Bouhlel reportedly asked another person to "bring more weapons". "We are up against challenges and that of ter...

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Sarah Silverman Rips 'Bernie Or Bust People' At DNC

WALLACE: I think the more important story she told, it's so - it just epitomizes everything that's wrong with politics and why everyone is so si...

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Rep. Chris Collins to speak at Republican National Convention

The struggle by conservatives for an 11th-hour derailment of Donald Trump's drive for the Republican presidential nomination is gasping for brea...

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Here's what Bernie Sanders had to say about Debbie Wasserman Schultz's resignation

And Wasserman Schultz was loudly booed when she appeared at a Florida delegation breakfast Monday . Amid a storm of controversy regarding e...

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Nintendo shares fall again on weak Pokémon Go revenue prospects

The success of the game is unlikely to translate into a large revenue boost for Nintendo as some had guessed. "The market has overreacted to...

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Doping whistleblower appeals to IOC, says decision flawed

A similar International Olympic Committee measure, known as the Osaka Rule, which would have prohibited any athletes who had received doping ban...

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IS group claims attack that killed 85-year-old French priest

A 16-year-old was arrested at his home in the town following the attack. "We are facing a group that has declared war on us", French President...

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Turkey: Presidential degree increases detention time for suspects

Members of the ultra-nationalist Turkish Youth Association (TGB) take part in a protest against academics close to US-based cleric Fethullah Gul...

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What the President Will Focus on in His DNC Speech

For her part, Clinton has vowed to build on his accomplishments. Rather than repeat all the labels Democrats will, with good reason, hurl at ...

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Two knifemen take several hostages in French church: police sources

Shortly after the appeal, the hashtage #santosubito, which translates as "saint immediately", began circulating on Twitter. Prime Minister Man...

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At least 85 Russians barred from Rio

The International Olympic Committee left the decision on competitors' eligibility up to their respective sporting federations, the IOC said ...

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Trump bounces into the lead

Trump led Clinton by a similar margin a week before the GOP convention started, after the sharp criticism she received from FBI Director James B...

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Modi government needs to win hearts of Kashmiri people: Scindia

Street clashes between those protesting Wani's killing and the security forces have left over 45 people dead and hundreds injured. The NPP lea...

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J&K : 4 Terrorists Killed, 1 Captured in Army-Terrorist Clash

According to Times Now , the terrorist is an LeT divisional commander from Pakistan and was on a mission to "activate" North Kashmir. "Four t...

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Hostages taken in Rouen church in Normandy, France

Police said the two attackers recorded their actions inside the church, the French newspaper Le Figaro reported . A nun who escaped said sh...

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IS Soldiers Kill Priest In France

The titular parish priest, the Rev. Auguste Moanda-Phuati, told the French broadcaster RTL that Hamel had refused to retire at age 75, as the ...

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This Texas delegate is furious with Ted Cruz

In a special UpFront, from the RNC, we speak to one of Trump's top advisers, potential defense secretary Michael Flynn, about why he supports th...

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Osbourne: Kanye West is a bully

In the Snapchat video Calvin mimes to "The Part", which includes the line: "Wifey gonna kill me, she the female OJ", while showing off his pot...

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Democrats say Russia is working to help Donald Trump get elected

The whistleblowing site WikiLeaks was provided a batch of emails in which supposedly neutral party officials discussed ways to undermine Bern...

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Turkey to replace 20000 teachers after coup attempt

It also arrested Halis Hanci, who is said to be Gulen's right hand man, a presidency official said. The failed coup was led by Col. Muharrem K...

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Future of Zika Virus in Kentucky Hard to Predict

The Centers for Disease Control released new guidelines for treating Zika, Monday. The CDC also pointed out that "new information has indicate...

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Sanders pays surprise morning visit to Kansas and Missouri delegates

The call for unity behind Clinton drew cheers and loud jeers. Sanders, one of the main speakers on the first evening, portrayed Clinton as a f...

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Solar Impulse finishes groundbreaking trip around the world

The journey began in March past year but after almost 500 hours of flying time on a journey of about 40,000 km (24,500 miles), Piccard said they...

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Pokemon Go fans banned from playing the game at Auschwitz memorial

Several requesters said they got a stock response saying, "Thank you for reporting this PokéStop/Gym". Pokemon are making appearances in a...

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Turkey's Erdogan says military to be restructured after abortive coup

Turkey has asked for Gulen to be extradited from the USA, but Secretary of State John Kerry said his government's response so far is "please don...

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2 shot dead after taking hostages in Normandy church

The United States condemned an apparent jihadist attack at a church in France Tuesday in which two assailants took hostages and slit a priest's ...

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Sanders supporters: Unmoved by plea to support Clinton

Norman Solomon, an influential Sanders delegate, said there was deep unhappiness among supporters of the Vermont senator in Philadelphia with pa...

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Camps in talks for Sanders to nominate Clinton

Former state Sen. Nina Turner of Cleveland says some Sanders backers also want to see if promises being made will be kept. In his subsequent 1...

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DNC Day 2: Bill Clinton hopes to shift convention's tone

The head of the Democratic Party resigned on Sunday amid a furore over embarrassing leaked emails, hoping to head off a growing rebellion by ...

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Trump on Debbie Wasserman Schultz: 'Hillary threw her under a bus'

Al Franken - standing next to Silverman - joked, "Listen to what you did". Clinton's campaign hoped the nighttime line-up would overshadow a t...

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Backed SDF forces give IS 48 hours to leave Syria's Manbij

SOHR, based in London, claimed in a previous report Monday that more than 100 civilians, including almost three dozen children, have been kill...

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