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Brother of Brussels suicide bomber set for Rio Olympics

Mourad Laachraoui, Belgian Taekwondo athlete and brother of Najim Laachaoui, implicated in the Brussels bombing attacks, addresses a press conference in Brussels, Belgium, March 24, 2016. Reuters/Christian Hartmann/Files Mourad Laachraoui, the brother of one of the Brussels suicide bombers, has … Continue reading

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Political future on line, Italy’s Renzi launches referendum campaign

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi talks during a news conference with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte (not seen) at Chigi palace in Rome, Italy May 19, 2016. Reuters/Max Rossi Prime Minister Matteo Renzi launched his campaign on Saturday to win … Continue reading

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G7 united against Brexit but can only hope for an ‘In’ vote

Participants of the G7 finance ministers and central bankers meeting pose for a family picture, ahead of the kickoff of the meeting at Aoba Castle in Sendai, Miyagi prefecture, Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo May 19, 2016. Kyodo/via … Continue reading

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Four killed, 90 injured in Baghdad Green Zone riots: hospitals

At least four people were killed and 90 injured among anti-corruption protesters who stormed Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone on Friday, hospital sources said on Saturday. Iraqi security forces used live and rubber bullets as well as tear gas to … Continue reading

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Sumner Redstone removes Viacom CEO and board member from trust

Media mogul Sumner Redstone has removed Viacom (VIAB.O) CEO Philippe Dauman and Viacom board member George Abrams from the seven-person trust that will determine the fate of both Viacom and CBS (CBS.N) in the event of his incapacitation or death, … Continue reading

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Gun used to kill Trayvon Martin sold for $250,000: TV reports

The handgun used in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin is seen this handout photo provided by the State Attorney’s Office on May 17, 2012. Courtesy State Attorney’s Office/Handout via Reuters George Zimmerman said he has sold the gun he … Continue reading

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Dean Foods’ Davis said he threw phone in creek to hinder FBI

Andrew Ceresney, Director of SEC Enforcement division, speaks during a news conference on trades linked to golfer Phil Michelson, Las Vegas sports bettor William ”Billy” Walters and Dean Food’s former chairman Thomas Davis, both charged with insider trading, in New … Continue reading

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Secret Service shoots gun-wielding man near White House

A U.S. Secret Service agent shot a man who brandished a gun near the White House on Friday while President Barack Obama was out golfing, and the man was taken to a hospital in critical condition, officials said. The Secret … Continue reading

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Oklahoma governor vetoes bill to jail abortion doctors

Oklahoma Republican Governor Mary Fallin makes remarks before the opening of the National Governors Association Winter Meeting in Washington, in this February 22, 2014 file photo. Reuters/Mike Theiler Oklahoma’s Republican Governor Mary Fallin vetoed a bill calling for prison terms … Continue reading

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Trump rallies gun owners with fiery anti-Clinton speech

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump assured gun owners on Friday he would protect their constitutional right to bear arms and eliminate gun-free zones if elected, accusing Democrat Hillary Clinton of wanting to weaken gun rights. Trump, who will almost certainly … Continue reading

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