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Australia rules out link between debris and Malaysian plane

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PERTH/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Authorities ruled out any link between debris picked up on an Australian beach and a missing Malaysian jetliner on Thursday as a tropical cyclone again threatened to hamper a 26-nation air, surface and underwater search of the Indian Ocean.

Obama calls for peaceful end to China-Japan island dispute

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President Obama says he wants to see a dispute between China and Japan over islands in the East China Sea resolved peacefully.

FDA Seeks to Regulate E-Cigarettes

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The FDA will soon begin regulating e-cigarettes, the agency has announced. A proposed rule, which the FDA will post online at 9 a.m. Thursday, will seek to place e-cigarettes–along with cigars, pipe tobacco, hookah tobacco, dissolvable tobacco products and nicotine gels–under the FDA’s authority to...

Hillary Clinton calls for tighter sanctions on Russia

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Hillary Clinton said Wednesday she believes the outcome of the standoff in Ukraine will be a bad one for Russia.

Pentagon dossier to detail secretive U.S. Afghan detainee policy

published about 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some of them have been locked up for a dozen years. Some are suspected fighters from Yemen, Russia or Pakistan, arrested by U.S. forces in Afghanistan or elsewhere. Several have been linked to al Qaeda.