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Obama tells US to embrace change – Farewell State of the Union address draws sharp contrast

Posted by on 13/01/2016
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‘We don’t need Muslims’ – White supremacists back Donald Trump

Posted by on 12/01/2016
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Interview with Penn led to ‘Chapo’ arrest

Posted by on 10/01/2016
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Interview with Penn led to ‘Chapo’ arrest

Interview with Penn led to ‘Chapo’ arrest

MEXICO CITY: The Hollywood-worthy recapture of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman took a stunning turn yesterday as authorities sought to question US actor Sean Penn over his interview with the Mexican drug kingpin. A federal official told AFP that the attorney general’s office wants to talk with Penn and Mexican actress Kate del Castillo about their […]

Invisible disaster drives people from upscale LA neighborhood

Posted by on 10/01/2016
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IS sympathizer shoots Philadelphia policeman – Cop targeted in ‘chilling’ ambush

Posted by on 09/01/2016
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Self-cleaning toilet makes splash in Vegas

Posted by on 09/01/2016
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Last Kuwaiti detainee at Gitmo repatriated – Fayez Al-Kandari ‘delighted’ to return home

Posted by on 08/01/2016
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Last Kuwaiti detainee at Gitmo repatriated – Fayez Al-Kandari ‘delighted’ to return home

Last Kuwaiti detainee at Gitmo repatriated – Fayez Al-Kandari ‘delighted’ to return home

WASHINGTON: The last Kuwaiti Guantanamo Bay inmate has been transferred from the US military prison back to Kuwait, the Pentagon announced yesterday, bringing the prison’s remaining population down to 104. “The Department of Defense announced today the repatriation of Fayez Mohammed Ahmed Al-Kandari from the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay to the government of the […]

Obama mocks gun ‘conspiracy’ – President will not campaign for opponents of new laws

Posted by on 08/01/2016
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Obama mocks gun ‘conspiracy’ – President will not campaign for opponents of new laws

Obama mocks gun ‘conspiracy’ – President will not campaign for opponents of new laws

FAIRFAX, Virginia: US President Barack Obama mocked conspiracy theorists and tore into the National Rifle Association for pushing “imaginary fiction”, as he described his plans to tighten gun control rules as modest first steps toward tackling gun violence in America. In a primetime, televised town hall meeting Thursday, Obama fielded tough questions from high-profile gun […]

Kuwait Embassy in US buys $18 m mansion

Posted by on 07/01/2016
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Kuwait Embassy in US buys $18 m mansion

Kuwait Embassy in US buys $18 m mansion

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s Embassy to the United States in Washington DC has bought a palatial 20,000 square foot home in the tony Forest Hills area for $18 million (KD 5.5 million), reported local newspaper the Washingtonian. Formerly owned by a supermarket mogul, the Neoclassical mansion has seven bedrooms and 14 bathrooms: Elevator, climate-controlled wine cellar with […]

Floodwaters draw warnings anew about wastewater, pollutants – ‘It came up through the sewers’

Posted by on 06/01/2016
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Emotional Obama unveils plan to cut gun violence

Posted by on 05/01/2016
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Deliberate acts cause more airline deaths than crashes – Flight security remains a concern

Posted by on 05/01/2016
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