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House set to tighten controls on visa-free travel to US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Invoking the Paris terror attacks, House lawmakers pushed toward a vote Tuesday on legislation tightening controls on travel to the U.S. & requiring visas for anyone who's…

Libyan-American group says UN begins investigating ex-envoy

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations has begun investigating the circumstances surrounding the hiring of the U.N.'s former envoy to Libya by the United Arab Emirates, which backs one…

Sunday's National Newspaper Front Pages

THE PAPERS' TOP STORIES :: Observer There are fears that critics of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will be replaced in a shadow cabinet reshuffle.

Underestimating IS; Europe's labor shortage; Korea and terrorism; Argentinian politics; democracy in Jamaica

The Reporter / EthiopiaUnderestimating the enemy “The Islamic State expects from us a combination of cowardice & overreaction. Its ultimate ambition is to provoke a clash of civilizations between the…

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Maradona sends roses to outgoing Argentine leader

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona sent outgoing President Cristina Kirchner a bouquet of four dozen white roses to thank the leftist leader for her eight years in office, she said…

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Ban Junk Food Ads And Tax Sugary Drinks – MPs

The Government needs to be "bold & brave" in trying to tackle Britain's obesity problem – & not rely on healthy eating campaigns & promoting exercise, the chair of a…

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U.N. panel accuses Iran of cracking down on freedom of expression

By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The U.N. General Assembly's human rights committee on Thursday criticized Iran for cracking down on activists, journalists & dissidents & its increased use…

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F-15 fighters kill head of IS in Libya: US

An F-15 fighter jet strike killed the head of the Islamic State group in Libya, the Pentagon said Saturday, in another high-profile US hit following the targeting of the most-wanted…

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Zimbabwe beats Bangladesh in 2nd T20 to split series

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Zimbabwe salvaged some pride by securing a three-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second & final T20 on Sunday. Neville Madziva was instrumental in avoiding the…

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Israeli, Palestinian leaders condemn Paris attack

Israeli & Palestinian leaders — including the Islamist movement Hamas — on Saturday condemned the wave of attacks in Paris claimed by the Islamic State group that killed at least…