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Missouri Governor names panel to address

Missouri’s governor on Tuesday named 16 members to a panel charged with making recommendations to fix social and economic inequalities in Ferguson, the St. Louis

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Middleman stands to make 93 Million contract towards Pentagon deal with Russia, big profit for a tiny Florida firm

Part 4: The Air Force relies on rocket engines made by a company overseen by associates of Vladimir Putin. Documents show a U.S.-Russian middleman stands

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2 Somali men killed in Rice County crash; 4 deaths on icy Minnesota roads this week

Two people were killed before dawn Tuesday in a two-vehicle collision in southern Minnesota, bringing to four the number of fatalities on icy Minnesota roads since midafternoon Monday, authorities said. Across ...
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the Mexican Narco-State 43 student missing

What are being described as historic protests are gripping Mexico over the disappearance of 43 college students. Government officials are now saying three suspects from a narco gang confessed to ...

Opening Remarks by the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia, Nicholas Kay

Your Excellency Mr President, the co-chair, Your Excellency Mr Prime Minister, Honourable Ministers, Members of Parliament, distinguished representatives from the Puntland, the Interim Jubba Administration, Benadir, Galmadug and civil society. I ...

Obama will send more troops to Iraq as campaign expands

President Barack Obama has authorized the deployment of up to 1,500 more U.S. troops for Iraq, roughly doubling the number already there to advise and retrain Iraqi forces battling Islamic ...

To salvage his presidency, Obama faces pressure to reboot – but will he?

  A reshuffling of President Barack Obama’s staff looks all but certain after Tuesday's congressional elections, which are likely to bring humbling losses to his Democratic party and could add to ...

Heavy fighting near seaport of Benghazi, navy ship hit

A Libyan navy ship was hit during heavy fighting with aircraft and tanks on Monday between the army and Islamist militants near the port of Benghazi, residents of the major ...

Israel Reopens Al-Aqsa Mosque

Israel has decided to reopen Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque hours after ordering its closure, police told AFP news agency.  The mosque, in the Al-Aqsa complex which contains sites holy to Muslims and ...

Rocket Explosion: ‘Hazardous Materials’ Warning

Flames shoot into the sky after a rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station explodes seconds after lift-off. People have been warned to keep away from any hazardous debris they ...

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