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Democrats seek star recruits in a try to win back Senate control

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The war hero. The star fundraiser. The popular governor. The toughened ex-senators. These are the blue-chip recruits many Democrats believe are essential to winning back control of the U.S. Senate ...

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Trying to counter extremism at home, U.S. faces a risk

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Abdisalam Adam is a public school teacher and imam from St. Paul, Minn., and a model for how the White House and U.S. law enforcement hope to avoid an American ...

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Oscar-nominated ‘Imitation Game’ fights cause with Turing’s story

Oscar-nominated, Imitation Game

As the story of a little-known British World War Two code breaker gears up for the Oscars as one of the top nominees, “The Imitation Game” has found a larger ...

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3 Muslim students dead in North Carolina shooting

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Sam Smith tops Britain’s album chart after Grammys win

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Sam Smith’s “In The Lonely Hour” returned to the top of the British album chart on Sunday, a week after the 22-year-old won four Grammy awards including record and song ...

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Haider al-Abadi: Iraq preparing to retake Mosul from IS

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Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says its armed forces are preparing for an offensive to retake the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State (IS). Mr Abadi told the BBC ...

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Kurds and Turkish police clash on anniversary of PKK leader’s capture

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Clashes between Kurds and Turkish security forces have once again broken out in Cizre province in the south east of the country. Demonstrators fought with police as violence erupted on ...

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Egypt airstrikes on IS targets in Libya

Egypt airstrikes IS targets

Egypt’s Air Force has hit Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) positions in Derna, Libya, after the execution of 21 Christian Egyptians by the terrorist group. Libyan forces loyal to the ...

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India Hammer Pakistan for 6th cricket’s World Cup Win on-the-Trot

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India made the perfect start to its defense of cricket’s World Cup with an emphatic 76-run victory over arch-rival Pakistan in a Pool B opener in Adelaide Sunday. Inspired by ...

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A British Carnival dancer’s Confessions

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Friends laughed when Antonia Eklund, a fair-skinned British woman, said she would be auditioning for one of Rio’s famous Afro-Brazilian samba schools. But she succeeded, and for the last three ...

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