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Senate rejects Obama veto of Saudi Sept 11 bill

A man lays a flower on a monument engraved with names of victims of the September 11th attacks, during a memorial event marking the 15th anniversary of September 11, 2001 attacks in the U.S., at the 9/11 Living Memorial Plaza … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Redstone's NAI to call on CBS, Viacom to explore merger – sources

A woman exits the Viacom Inc. headquarters in New York, U.S. on April 30, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo

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Bridgegate testimony could cut Christie's last political lifeline

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie reacts to a question during a news conference in Trenton, New Jersey, U.S. on March 28, 2014. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz/File Photo

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Iran atomic chief sees no threat to nuclear deal if Trump becomes U.S. president

Head of the Iranian Atomic Energy Organization Ali Akbar Salehi attends the lecture ”Iran after the agreement: Hopes & Concerns” in Vienna, Austria, September 28, 2016. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

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Special Report: Flawed CDC report left Indiana children vulnerable to lead poisoning

By Joshua Schneyer and M.B. Pell | EAST CHICAGO, Indiana In this industrial northwest Indiana city, hundreds of families who live in a gated public housing community with prim lawns and a new elementary school next door are searching for … Continue reading

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Investigators to pinpoint rocket launch that downed airliner over Ukraine

By Toby Sterling and Anthony Deutsch | AMSTERDAM International prosecutors investigating the downing of a Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine in 2014 will report their findings on Wednesday, but stop short of naming any culprits. A surface-to-air missile hit Malaysia … Continue reading

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Putin faces dilemma after vote win: How to prolong a system based on himself

By Andrew Osborn | MOSCOW Vladimir Putin appears politically invincible after Russia’s ruling party won its biggest ever parliamentary majority this month. But he faces an increasingly pressing dilemma: How best to ensure the survival of a system built around … Continue reading

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Norway appeals court rejects Snowden extradition lawsuit

Edward Snowden speaks via video link during the Athens Democracy Forum, organised by the New York Times, at the National Library in Athens, Greece, September 16, 2016. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

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Air strike hits major Aleppo hospital: medical workers

Air strikes hit a hospital in rebel-held eastern Aleppo in the early hours of Wednesday, putting it out of service, medical workers said. “The warplane flew over us and directly started dropping its missiles on this hospital… at around 4 … Continue reading

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Five arrested on suspicion of forming European Islamic State cell

An Islamic State flag is seen in this picture illustration taken February 18, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo

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