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CIA used ‘water dousing’ on at least 12 detainees

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At least a dozen more people were subjected to waterboard-like tactics in CIA custody than the agency has admitted, according to a fresh accounting of the US government’s most discredited ...

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US tank enters ruined Afghan hospital putting ‘war crime’ evidence at risk

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A US tank has forced its way into the shell of the Afghanistan hospital destroyed in an airstrike 11 days ago, prompting warnings that the US military may have destroyed ...

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Democrats Clinton and Sanders top Republicans in fundraising

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Presidential campaigns released their fundraising totals for the third quarter of 2015 on Thursday. The results included a few surprises, as the pace of the 2016 presidential primary gets ready ...

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UK government waters down financial regulation regime

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Treasury moves to dilute a key part of the new regime intended to make top bank bosses more accountable will face scrutiny from a powerful committee of MPs next week. ...

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Bank of England policymaker: rate rise will come sooner

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An interest rate hike in the UK will come “sooner rather than later” and pessimism about the state of the global economy is overdone, according to a Bank of England ...

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Turkey shoots down unidentified drone near Syrian border

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Turkish warplanes shot down an unidentified drone in Turkish air space near Syria on Friday, amid confusion about its nationality. A US official said Washington suspected that the drone was ...

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European leaders offer Turkey ‘action plan’ on migration crisis

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Europe launched a push late on Thursday at the fourth EU summit this year on the refugee crisis to obtain Turkey’s co-operation in stemming the flow of hundreds of thousands ...

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Trump and Carson threaten to pull out of next Republican debate

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The two leading Republican contenders for the White House are threatening not to participate in the next presidential debate. In a letter signed by both Donald Trump and Ben Carson, ...

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‘I love being La Hillary’: Clinton lays out vision to Latino crowd in Texas

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In what could be the earliest snapshot of the 2016 Democratic ticket, party frontrunner Hillary Clinton stood hand in hand with former San Antonio mayor Julián Castro after receiving his ...

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