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IS attack near hospital in Syria's Homs kills 16, wounds dozens

A powerful car bomb exploded near a hospital in the central Syrian city of Homs Saturday, killing 16 people & wounding dozens, the provincial governor & a monitoring group said….

'Blade Runner' Pistorius found guilty of murder on appeal

By Zandi Shabalala BLOEMFONTEIN (Reuters) – South Africa's "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius was found guilty on Thursday of murdering his girlfriend, in an appeal court ruling that could see him…

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Antarctic sanctuary moves closer with China support

Creation of a vast marine sanctuary in Antarctica's "Last Ocean" inched closer at international talks Friday as China for the first time backed the proposal, officials said, with Russia understood…

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Rescuers hunt for survivors of massive Afghan-Pakistan quake

Rescuers were Tuesday picking their way through rugged terrain & pockets of Taliban insurgency in the search for survivors after a massive quake hit Pakistan & Afghanistan, killing at least…

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US beats Argentina to win men's volleyball World Cup

TOKYO (AP) — The United States won its first men's volleyball World Cup in 30 years on Wednesday with a 25-20, 25-21, 17-25, 25-20 win over Argentina. Maxwell Holt scored…

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Trump gets backlash for slamming TV anchor popular with GOP

Donald Trump had already slammed the president, Democratic front-runner Hillary Rodham Clilnton & his Republican rivals in the race for the White House, as well as immigrants from Mexico, the…

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Trinity reiterates 2015 profit target despite print ad slump

LONDON (Reuters) – British publisher Trinity Mirror said it expected to hit its profit forecasts for 2015 after cost cuts & growth in digital income softened the impact from the…

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A College Without Classes

MANCHESTER, Mich.—Had Daniella Kippnick followed in the footsteps of the hundreds of millions of students who have earned university degrees in the past millennium, she might be slumping in a…

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Court date for child sex charges footballer Adam Johnson

England footballer Adam Johnson will appear before a judge on child sex charges. The 27-year-old Sunderland winger will appear at Durham Crown Court for a case management hearing ahead of…