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‘Satanic’ bill allowing Kingdom to be sued for 9/11 will ‘open gates of hell’ for U.S.

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The Saudi press slammed the U.S. for its “despicable” double standard in regard to a proposed bill that would allow victims of the September 11 attacks to sue the kingdom, claiming ...

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9/11 bill: Woman wants to sue Saudi Arabia over daughter’s death in September 11 attacks

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A woman whose daughter was killed on 9/11 has announced she is planning to sue Saudi Arabia under highly controversial, proposed legislation. Donna Marsh O’Conner is among those who would ...

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White House shooting: armed suspect remains in critical condition

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The man who was shot by a secret service officer outside the White House on Friday remains in critical condition, a hospital spokeswoman said. George Washington University hospital spokeswoman Susan ...

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‘This is not hyperbole’: Rick Perry says Hillary Clinton jeopardizes gun rights

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The 2016 presidential campaign has put Americans’ gun rights “in the balance”, according to the former Texas governor Rick Perry. “I don’t think this is overblown rhetoric,” Perry said in ...

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Sanders condemns ‘anointment’ of Clinton as feud with party intensifies

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Facing mounting pressure to end his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination, Bernie Sanders has instead escalated his feud with Democratic party leaders, signalling every intention to fight what he ...

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Massachusetts police officer shot and killed at traffic stop, officials say

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A police officer was shot and killed during a traffic stop in a central Massachusettstown early on Sunday, and a suspect was on the loose, authorities said. Auburn police officer ...

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NRA lobbyist: ‘Bernie’s right’ about lawsuits against gunmakers

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A day after the National Rifle Association endorsed Donald Trump for president, the group’s chief lobbyist said “Bernie’s right” when it comes to lawsuits against gunmakers. For months, Hillary Clinton ...

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Snowden calls for whistleblower shield after claims by new Pentagon source

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Edward Snowden has called for a complete overhaul of US whistleblower protections after a new source from deep inside the Pentagon came forward with a startling account of how the ...

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Obama will not apologize for Hiroshima attack, he tells Japanese TV

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Barack Obama said on Sunday his visit to Hiroshima, the first city to suffer an atomic bombing, would emphasize friendly ties between former enemies. But the US president reiterated he ...

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Bernie Sanders: I will not support Democratic party chair in her primary

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Bernie Sanders has said he will not support the chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) in her primary campaign this year, and would not re-appoint her if he were ...

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