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Russian capsule docks safely at International Space Station

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian spacecraft carrying three astronauts from the United States, Britain & Russia has docked successfully at the International Space Station. NASA's live broadcast from the Russian…

Son of late Libyan head Gadhafi briefly kidnapped in Lebanon

BEIRUT (AP) — A son of Libya's late leader Moammar Gadhafi was briefly kidnapped in Lebanon by militants demanding information approximately the fate of a Shiite cleric who went missing…

U.S.-led coalition targets Islamic State with 31 air strikes – statement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States & its allies staged 31 air strikes in Syria & Iraq against the Islamic State militant group on Monday, the U.S. military said in…

Climate talks enter next phase, toughest decisions ahead

By David Stanway & Richard Valdmanis PARIS (Reuters) – Global climate alter talks in Paris moved into a new, tougher phase on Saturday as negotiators agreed to a draft accord…

On Capitol Hill, it's the establishment's turn to rise

WASHINGTON (AP) — On Capitol Hill, it's the establishment's turn. After months where tea party lawmakers provoked crisis & unrest in Congress, even driving out a speaker, GOP leaders have…

US to lead UN Security Council meeting on terror financing

US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will chair a first-ever summit of the finance ministers of the UN Security Council this month, to discuss combating terror group finances, the Treasury said…

Sainsbury's says worst may not be over for Britain's big four

By James Davey LONDON (Reuters) – Britain's huge supermarkets may not yet have reached the low point in a crisis brought approximately by the rise of German discounters Aldi &…

U.S. calls for probe of reports of Myanmar military atrocities

By David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Thursday called for a credible, independent investigation by Myanmar's government of reports of military atrocities in the country's Shan State,…

Weird prehistoric beast conjures up images of 'Star Wars' queen

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) – What does a strange giraffe-like animal with three horns atop its head & a set of fangs that roamed Europe approximately 15 million years…

The Latest: Belgian police detain 2 in Paris attacks probe

LONDON (AP) — The latest developments regarding the fight against the Islamic State group in Syria & Iraq: All times local. 11.05 a.m. Belgian police have raided five more houses…