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Obama says supports Turkey's right to defend itself

PARIS (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that he supports Turkey's right to defend itself following the downing of a Russian warplane by Turkish jets along the…

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Global Terrorism Deaths Increase By 80% In 2014

The number of people killed by acts of terrorism in 2014 increased 80% to 32,658, according to a new study. Islamist groups Boko Haram & Islamic State were between them…

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Oscar voters honor Lee, Rowlands, Reynolds at gala

By Bob Tourtellotte LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Oscar voters on Saturday gave honorary awards to three movie veterans, including director Spike Lee, at a gala event that shone a spotlight…

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Chile doubles down on prosecutions for Pinochet-era crimes

By Gram Slattery SANTIAGO (Reuters) – For nearly three decades after Veronica de Negri's 19-year-old son Rodrigo Rojas was burned to death by Chilean soldiers during the dictatorship of Augusto…

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North Korea digging tunnel at nuclear test site, possibly for future test – report

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea is digging a new tunnel at its nuclear test site with an eye to conducting more tests of atomic devices in the future, a South…

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Tarantino, condemned by police, gets support from protesters

NEW YORK (AP) — Organizers of a rally against police brutality spoke up Thursday in support of filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, who has been condemned by the New York Police Department's…

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Takata recall involves more than 11 carmakers – U.S. regulator

By David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Takata Corp's <7312.T> unprecedented recall of potentially deadly air bag inflators affects more than the 11 auto manufacturers that have already been identified, the…