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What would a strong climate pact look like?

Ministers from 195 nations entered the home stretch Wednesday of decades-long UN climate talks tasked with delivering a pact that can protect humanity from the ravages of runaway global warming….

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Queen In Rare Tribute To Charles And Philip

The Queen has paid a rare tribute to Prince Charles, in what may have been her valedictory speech at a Commonwealth conference. She thanked her son for his support &…

Jake Gyllenhaal and Antoine Fuqua sculpt a boxing great

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Director Antoine Fuqua received a distressing call early in pre-production for the boxing drama "Southpaw." It was Terry Claybon, a boxing expert who's trained Fuqua for…

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FIFA, others defeat U.S. soccer concussion lawsuit

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) – A U.S. judge has dismissed a lawsuit by soccer players & parents seeking to force FIFA & other governing bodies to alter the sport's rules…

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China firm to punish 'unscheduled' pregnancies: report

A Chinese company plans to demand its employees seek approval to obtain pregnant & fine those who conceive a child without permission, reports said, provoking a media firestorm Friday. "Only…

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IS video shows troops' deaths in Syria archaeological site

BEIRUT (AP) — A video posted online Saturday purporteThe Islamic State group posted a video online on Saturday purportedly shows Islamic State fighters killing some 25 Syrian government soldiers in…

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Migrants disrupt cross-channel tunnel services at Calais

LONDON (Reuters) – Dozens of migrants trying to stow away on vehicles crossing the Channel by tunnel between France & England broke through perimeter fences at Calais overnight, temporarily halting…

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Iran talks in endgame, inching close to nuclear deal

After months of intense negotiations, global powers & Iran launched into a key weekend of talks Saturday amid signs they may be within sight of a historic nuclear deal to…

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Europe cautiously optimistic of Greek debt deal this week

BRUSSELS (AP) — Eurozone nations were cautiously optimistic on Monday that a deal on Greece's bailout was finally within reach this week, amid fears the country might otherwise default on…