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Pregnant Kate back at work after morning sickness

The Duchess of Cambridge has resumed her royal duties after spending more than two months out of the public eye while suffering from acute morning sickness. She attended the Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards Gala at the National History Museum in London.

Ben Bradlee, Washington Post editor during Watergate, dies aged 93

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Ben Bradlee, Washington Post editor during Watergate, dies aged  93
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Doctors: Spanish woman free of Ebola

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"She's recovering well, her spirits are high ... The recovery is going great," hospital spokeswoman says

15-year-old ISIS fighter describes atrocities

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Teenager, now a prisoner, says he was given anti-anxiety drug and forced to fight for Islamic militants.

Student Spins Double Life Among Spanish Elite

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Security agents were left puzzled over how Francisco Nicolás Gómez Iglesias, 20, was able to broker business deals, lunch with politicians, and shake hands with the king.


Ben Bradlee, legendary Washington Post Executive Editor, dead at 93

The well-respected editor was best known for his leadership of the paper through the Watergate scandal

California mayor killed in alleged domestic dispute

The wife of Bell Gardens, California, Mayor Daniel Crespo is in custody, accused of killing her husband. Investigators say he was shot several times during ... more

Drivers get few answers in air bag recall

People trying to find out whether their vehicles have a potentially-deadly airbag defect are having trouble getting accurate information

​Cowboys cut Michael Sam from practice squad

The NFL's first openly gay player is trying to make an active roster during the regular season for the first time

Toys 'R Us Pulls 'Breaking Bad' Action Figures

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Toys 'R Us Pulls 'Breaking Bad' Action Figures
Toys 'R Us will no longer sell a line of action figures based on the characters in the ultra-violent cable series "Breaking Bad" after complaints.
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Man in £40,000 scam who faked disability is caught on shopping trip

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Man in £40,000 scam who faked disability is caught on shopping trip
Alan Knight pretended to be quadriplegic for two years to avoid prosecution for conning elderly neighbourA fraudster conned an elderly neighbour out of £40,000 and ... more

Breaking Bad dolls withdrawn from sale

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Breaking Bad dolls withdrawn from sale
Toys R Us recalls figurines of characters from hit drama after petition by Florida mother attracts 8,000 signaturesToys R Us is pulling its collectible dolls ... more

A sixth of foreign criminals absconded before being deported from UK

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A sixth of foreign criminals absconded before being deported from UK
Monitoring, arrest, prosecution and deportation of foreign-national offenders is failing, says spending watchdogOne in six foreign offenders living in the community have absconded, including 58 ... more

Ohio couple married 73 years die within 28 hours of each other

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Ohio couple married 73 years die within 28 hours of each other
Helen and Joe Auer, who weathered the Great Depression, a world war and had 10 children, die just over a day apartHelen and Joe Auers ... more

Vincent Kompany questions why Uefa banned Manchester City supporters

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Vincent Kompany questions why Uefa banned Manchester City supporters
Captain hits out after CKSA Moscow fans were allowed in Kompany: The only team being punished here is City City forced to settle for point ... more
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Luxembourg Tax Deals Under Pressure

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Confidential arrangements for multinational companies like Amazon and Fiat save taxes but now are under pressure from the EU.

Gas Deal Eludes Russia and Ukraine, but Talks Will Continue

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The standoff between the two countries, in which Russian gas deliveries have been halted over Ukraine’s unpaid gas bill, has Europe worried about its winter ... more

World Briefing: Britain Extradites Terrorism Suspect to U.S.

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Haroon Aswat, a Briton, is wanted in the United States on accusations that he conspired in 1999 to set up a terrorist training camp in ... more

Wells Fargo Banks on European Real Estate

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Wells Fargo, the largest U.S. commercial-property lender, is pushing deeper into Europe amid worries about the strength of the U.K. market and as eurozone countries ... more

Submarine Search Near Stockholm Reminiscent of a Cold War Thriller

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Submarine Search Near Stockholm Reminiscent of a Cold War Thriller
Sweden launched a search team of 200 personnel aboard ships, helicopters and minesweepers to scour the Baltic Sea in search of an unidentified foreign vessel.

China Attack Aims at Apple iCloud Storage Service

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China Attack Aims at Apple iCloud Storage Service
Cybersecurity monitoring groups and security experts said iCloud users in China may have given away login information to a third party.

Indian Politician Pledges Payments to Families of Supporters Who Died in Distress for Her

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The party of Jayalalithaa Jayaram, the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu, says 193 followers have died or committed suicide since she was imprisoned for ... more

Jeffrey Fowle, American Held by North Korea, Is Released

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The Ohio man was let go after six months of captivity, officials said. The U.S. is still working on freeing two other Americans held by ... more

Ashraf Ghani Races to Make His Mark on Presidency in Afghanistan

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Ashraf Ghani Races to Make His Mark on Presidency in Afghanistan
As President Ashraf Ghani breaks from the courtly style of his predecessor, Hamid Karzai, his desire to move fast may put off others in his ... more

Gough Whitlam, Former Australian Premier Who Showed Prescience With China, Dies at 98

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Gough Whitlam, Former Australian Premier Who Showed Prescience With China, Dies at 98
Mr. Whitlam, who introduced free university education and national health care as prime minister, is credited for his early recognition of China’s government.

Canadian Soldier, Run Down in What Officials Call Act of Terror, Dies

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The service member, who was not identified, was struck by a car in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, near Montreal. A second member of the military sustained less serious ... more

Op-Ed Contributor: Brazilians Are Shocked, Shocked at Corruption!

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We have the ability to be outraged by corner-cutting, while engaging in our own petty versions of it.

Op-Ed Contributors: Russia Today, Argentina Tomorrow

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Latin America’s populist leaders are degrading independent journalism.

Ali Mazrui, Scholar of Africa Who Divided U.S. Audiences, Dies at 81

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Ali Mazrui, Scholar of Africa Who Divided U.S. Audiences, Dies at 81
Professor Mazrui, who had taught since 1989 at Binghamton University, set off national criticism with his 1986 television documentary, “The Africans: A Triple Heritage.”

In Canada, Terrorism Concerns Arise After Car Hits 2 in Military

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In Canada, Terrorism Concerns Arise After Car Hits 2 in Military
A sedan struck the two people, one of them apparently in uniform, as they walked in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, a city south of Montreal that is home ... more

Enforcer at Treasury Is First Line of Attack Against ISIS

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Enforcer at Treasury Is First Line of Attack Against ISIS
David Cohen, a Treasury under secretary, discusses the battle to choke off the flow of illicit revenue to the Islamic State.

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: A Nuclear Deal, Now or Never

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Voting cycles in America and Iran leave only a small window of opportunity — starting right after Election Day.

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison in Killing of Girlfriend

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Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison in Killing of Girlfriend
In early September, he was found guilty of culpable homicide — equivalent to manslaughter — and several firearms offenses.

Ali Mazrui, Scholar of Africa Who Divided U.S. Audiences, Dies at 81

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Ali Mazrui, Scholar of Africa Who Divided U.S. Audiences, Dies at 81
Professor Mazrui, who had taught since 1989 at Binghamton University, set off national criticism with his 1986 television documentary, “The Africans: A Triple Heritage.”

Arrests Follow Acid Attacks on Iranian Women

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The police arrested several men following episodes that appear connected to a new law on “badly veiled” women.

9 out of 10 uninsured are unaware of upcoming Obamacare open enrollment

A new poll finds the vast majority of those who are uninsured do not know they can sign up for coverage in November

White House fence jumper found "not competent"

Omar Gonzalez's status hearing ended up being more than status quo

Chris Christie: "I'm tired of hearing about the minimum wage"

Christie says it's not what parents aspire to for their children

Former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies

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Former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Bradlee, the hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the Watergate scandal and invigorated its ... more