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Clinton urges war on IS, not Muslims – Frontrunner plays defense on Iraq, Wall St at debate

Posted by on 15/11/2015
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Search for ‘Jihadi John’ took months

Posted by on 14/11/2015
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Search for ‘Jihadi John’ took months

Search for ‘Jihadi John’ took months

WASHINGTON: The US-British missile strike believed to have killed “Jihadi John” came together at lightning speed, but was months in preparation. Shortly before midnight Thursday, two US MQ-9 Reaper drones and one British MQ-9 cruised above Raqqa, the Syrian heart of the Islamic State’s self-declared caliphate that stretches deep into Iraq, US officials said. The […]

US band caught up in Paris attacks

Posted by on 14/11/2015
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US band caught up in Paris attacks

US band caught up in Paris attacks

The California-based rock band Eagles of Death Metal was in the midst of a European tour, promoting its fourth album release, when the musicians found themselves caught up in a terror attack at the Paris concert hall where they had begun to perform on Friday. The Bataclan music hall was one of several entertainment sites […]

Bill restricting Brazil abortions inspires anger

Posted by on 14/11/2015
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Trump questions Carson’s ‘pathological temper’, faith

Posted by on 13/11/2015
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Trump questions Carson’s ‘pathological temper’, faith

Trump questions Carson’s ‘pathological temper’, faith

FORT DODGE, Iowa: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, brushing aside any recent claims of civility, has equated Ben Carson’s childhood “pathological temper” to the illness of a child molester, questioned his religious awakening and berated voters who support him. “How stupid are the people of Iowa?” declared Trump during a rally at Iowa Central Community […]

US troops couldn’t see Afghan hospital during attack

Posted by on 12/11/2015
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US troops couldn’t see Afghan hospital during attack

US troops couldn’t see Afghan hospital during attack

WASHINGTON: The US Special Forces soldiers who called in a devastating air strike on a hospital in northern Afghanistan could not see the target and ordered the attack at the request of their Afghan partners, The Associated Press has learned. Those details add to mounting indications that the US military struck a medical facility and […]

SeaWorld says it will end orca shows in San Diego by 2017

Posted by on 11/11/2015
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With attacks on Clinton, race enters a new phase – US Democratic opponents target Hillary

With attacks on Clinton, race enters a new phase – US Democratic opponents target Hillary

Posted by on 07/11/2015
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With attacks on Clinton, race enters a new phase – US Democratic opponents target Hillary

ROCK HILL: Vermont Sen Bernie Sanders and former Gov Martin O’Malley escalated their attacks on 2016 Democratic front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton at a forum Friday night. With her numbers on the rise after a summer slump, Clinton finds herself increasingly targeted by her primary opponents – a marked tonal shift for a race that stayed […]

Syrian Americans push to allow refugee havens in US homes

Posted by on 05/11/2015
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Illinois village shocked, over news about officer – Employees pull down white ribbons

Posted by on 05/11/2015
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Illinois village shocked, over news about officer – Employees pull down white ribbons

Illinois village shocked, over news about officer – Employees pull down white ribbons

FOX LAKE, Ill: Public works employees were pulling down the blue ribbons that residents had tied to trees and poles as a tribute to their slain hero. Signs around the small town that had praised the cop known as “GI Joe” suddenly disappeared, replaced in one case by another that labeled him “GI Joke.” The […]

3 dead when car plows into trick-or-treaters

Posted by on 01/11/2015
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3 dead when car plows into trick-or-treaters

3 dead when car plows into trick-or-treaters

NEW YORK: A street full of trick-or-treaters turned into a Halloween horror scene when an out-of-control car jumped a curb and careened into a group of costumed revelers, killing three people, including a 10-year-old girl and her grandfather. The crash injured three other trick-or-treaters, along with the driver, police said. Witnesses described hearing a loud […]

US troops in Syria will only fight IS: Kerry – Special forces don’t mean US entering civil war

Posted by on 31/10/2015
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