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Afghan forces retake Kunduz city centre from Taliban

By Mirwais Harooni & Kay Johnson KABUL (Reuters) – Afghan troops recaptured the centre of the strategic northern city of Kunduz on Thursday after fierce clashes with Taliban militants, three…


Under attack, Planned Parenthood defends fetal tissue research

A major women's health & family planning group at the eye of a conservative-led storm threatening to shut down the US government defended its controversial fetal tissue research on Tuesday….


White House says Obama will raise cyber concerns with China's Xi

ON BOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) – President Barack Obama will raise concerns approximately cyber security with Chinese President Xi Jinping when they meet in Washington after this month amid…


Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway still shopping abroad

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Billionaire investing icon Warren Buffett said on Tuesday that there are dozens of countries in which his sprawling Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate would be interested in buying…