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Obama condemns murder of New York police

US President Barack Obama has condemned the killing of two New York police officers by a man who then turned his gun on himself. “I unconditionally condemn today’s murder of two police officers in New York City,” Obama, who is … Continue reading

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Obama condemns murder of New York police

US President Barack Obama has condemned the killing of two New York police officers by a man who then turned his gun on himself. “I unconditionally condemn today’s murder of two police officers in New York City,” Obama, who is … Continue reading

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Gulf OPEC members refuse to cut oil output

Arab Gulf countries have vowed they will not cut oil production or hold an emergency meeting, despite a glut in global supplies and plummeting oil prices. Powerful OPEC members Saudi Arabia and Kuwait said on Sunday they would not cut … Continue reading

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Gulf OPEC members refuse to cut oil output

Arab Gulf countries have vowed they will not cut oil production or hold an emergency meeting, despite a glut in global supplies and plummeting oil prices. Powerful OPEC members Saudi Arabia and Kuwait said on Sunday they would not cut … Continue reading

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N Korea threatens US over hacking claims

North Korea has said US President Barack Obama is “recklessly” spreading rumours of a Pyongyang-orchestrated cyberattack on Sony Pictures and warned of strikes against “the whole US mainland, that cesspool of terrorism”. Pyongyang specifically threatened the White House and the … Continue reading

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N Korea threatens US over hacking claims

North Korea has said US President Barack Obama is “recklessly” spreading rumours of a Pyongyang-orchestrated cyberattack on Sony Pictures and warned of strikes against “the whole US mainland, that cesspool of terrorism”. Pyongyang specifically threatened the White House and the … Continue reading

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Essebsi declares win in landmark Tunisia vote

Beji Caid Essebsi has declared victory in Tunisia’s presidential run-off vote, seen as the last step in a shift to full democracy four years after an uprising toppled long-time leader Zine El Abidine Ben Ali. Official results are not due … Continue reading

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Essebsi declares win in landmark Tunisia vote

Beji Caid Essebsi has declared victory in Tunisia’s presidential run-off vote, seen as the last step in a shift to full democracy four years after an uprising toppled long-time leader Zine El Abidine Ben Ali. Official results are not due … Continue reading

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NHS to ‘unlock secrets’ using DNA

22 December 2014 Last updated at 09:22 By James Gallagher Health editor, BBC News website A new genetics project could help “unlock a series of secrets about devastating diseases”, the NHS says. Under the scheme, 11 Genomics Medicine Centres are … Continue reading

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NHS to ‘unlock secrets’ using DNA

22 December 2014 Last updated at 09:22 By James Gallagher Health editor, BBC News website A new genetics project could help “unlock a series of secrets about devastating diseases”, the NHS says. Under the scheme, 11 Genomics Medicine Centres are … Continue reading

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