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Insight – Karl Marx admirer Corbyn rides socialist wave to lead Britain's Labour Party

By William James LONDON (Reuters) – Uncorking the spirit of British socialism was the masterstroke that handed Jeremy Corbyn the Labour Party's top job yet he now faces a much…

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'Cure' for Chernobyl children: sun, sea, clean air in Portugal

Anya wasn't even born when Chernobyl exploded nearly 30 years ago, yet even today its radioactive fallout stalks her & other Ukrainian youngsters growing up near the disused plant. The…

Lorry of migrant corpses, new boat sinking intensify Europe's crisis

By Karin Strohecker PARNDORF, Austria (Reuters) – As many as 50 refugees were found dead in a parked lorry in Austria on Thursday, & another migrant ship sank off Libya,…

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South Sudan's leader refuses to sign peace deal

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — South Sudan's President Salva Kiir refused Monday to sign a peace agreement with rebel forces, saying he needs more time, mediators said Monday. Kiir said…

Mass Grave Suggests Ancient Village Wiped Out by Massacre

A 7,000-year-old mass grave holding at least 26 adults & children, many of them with smashed skulls & broken legs, is likely evidence of an early Neolithic massacre, a new…

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Feds allow Shell to drill for oil in Arctic Ocean off Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The federal government on Monday gave Royal Dutch Shell the final permit it needs to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean off Alaska's northwest coast…

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Stevie Wonder performs small, free pop-up concert in DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stevie Wonder is performing a free pop-up concert in Washington, D.C. The D.C. Office of Motion Picture & Television Development says Wonder performed a few songs at…