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  • Russian Opposition Leader Arrested
    2017-03-27 03:51:48 UTC
    By Denis Pinchuk and Natalia Shurmina | MOSCOW/YEKATERINBURG, RUSSIA — Thousands of people across Russia protested corruption on Sunday, leading to scores of arrests including that of opposition leader Alexei Navalny. Anti-corruption protes...

  • Kurdish Peshmerga and Arab militias took a military airport in Syria held by ISIS
    2017-03-27 02:53:14 UTC
    By Angus McDowall and Suleiman Al-Khalidi | BEIRUT/AMMAN _ An alliance of Kurdish Peshmerga and Arab militias (SDF) took a military airport in northern Syria held by ISIS, close to the country's largest dam that may be in danger of collapse. ...

  • Germany: Big Victory for Merkel's Party in state election 'Saarland'
    2017-03-27 01:43:15 UTC
    Stability and Democracy in Europe Persevere against populism. Big Victory for Merkel's Party in state election 'Saarland' — By Paul Carrel and Hakan Erdem | BERLIN/SAARBRUECKEN, GERMANY — German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives won ...

  • Gunfire erupted inside a packed nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio
    2017-03-26 17:17:53 UTC
    By Joe Wessels | CINCINNATI, OHIO — Gunfire erupted inside a packed nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio, early Sunday morning, killing one person and injuring 15 others, as an apparent argument that may have started earlier in the day turned violent...

  • UK and Gulf Arab states seeking free trade deal
    2017-03-26 16:55:50 UTC
    By Tom Finn | LONDON/ DOHA — Gulf Arab states are pressing for an early deal on free trade with Britain to secure preferential arrangements after Brexit, and could have a draft agreement ready within months, Gulf officials say. Britain cann...

  • Deplorable President, Republicans And FOX News Slaughter One Another After Their Failure Of Obamacare Repeal
    2017-03-26 16:45:06 UTC
    Saturday, the day after the flaming out of Trump's first major legislative initiative, he told people on Twitter to watch Fox News. Jeanine Pirro on Fox News Called For Paul Ryan to step down as Speaker of the House. After Trump posted a tweet...

  • Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
    2017-03-25 23:39:22 UTC
    By Gina Cherelus Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] suspended its pilot program for driverless cars on Saturday after a vehicle equipped with the nascent technology crashed on an Arizona roadway, the ride-hailing company and local police said. Th...

  • AMERICA'S SHAME: Refugees Are Fleeing Into Canada From The U.S.
    2017-03-25 17:06:52 UTC
    By Christinne Muschi and Melissa Fares | HEMMINGFORD, QUEBEC — A Sudanese man hopped out of a taxi just before daybreak, a duffle bag slung over his shoulder as he headed for the U.S. - Canadian border. Within seconds, the man, who was brav...

  • Love For EU Seen On The Streets, 'Europe is our common future'
    2017-03-25 17:01:18 UTC
    By Isla Binnie | ROME — While 27 EU leaders staged a solemn celebration on the ancient Capitoline Hill, thousands of ordinary people took to the streets, waving the blue and gold flag of the crisis-plagued Union. We are for a Europe i...

  • The Stunning Failure Of Trump, A Man Who Brands Himself A Deal-Maker And Fixer
    2017-03-25 03:26:15 UTC
    By James Oliphant | REUTERS WASHINGTON — In the end, the Closer couldn’t close the deal. For President Donald Trump, the collapse on Friday of his first legislative priority, a healthcare reform bill, was an embarrassing loss of face after h...

  • Congress Fails to Abolish Obamacare: The Story of Trump and the GOP's Tragic Loss
    2017-03-24 23:26:57 UTC
    Washington — The 2010 Affordable Care Act - known as Obamacare - remains in place despite seven years of Republican promises to dismantle it. Repealing and replacing Obamacare was a top campaign promise by Trump in last year's presidential electio...

  • Trump Was Gambling And Lost Badly To 'OBAMACARE'
    2017-03-24 21:15:02 UTC
    Obamacare's Happy and Healthy 7th Birthday! Trump was gambling and lost badly to 'OBAMACARE.' Washington — Trump suffered a stunning political setback in a Congress controlled by his own party when Republican leaders pulled legislation to over...

  • 'This is a disappointing day for us': House Speaker Ryan
    2017-03-24 20:24:58 UTC
    Republican leadership aide says healthcare bill has been pulled By Dustin Volz and David Lawder | WASHINGTON — Republican leaders of the House of Representatives pulled legislation to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system from consideration o...

  • Trump Chaos: Canadian Schools Suspended Future Trips To U.S.
    2017-03-24 18:42:36 UTC
    Canada's largest school board and its national Girl Guides organization have suspended new trips to the United States, citing uncertainty around who is allowed into the country. Toronto District School Board, which oversees more than 250,000 st...

  • Egypt's Hosni Mubarak freed and returns to his home
    2017-03-24 18:16:56 UTC
    By Lin Noueihed | Egypt's Hosni Mubarak freed and returns to his home in Heliopolis. CAIRO — Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian president overthrown in 2011 and the first leader to face trial after the Arab Spring uprisings that swept the region, ...

  • London attacker 'Adrian Russel' converted to Islam and was a criminal
    2017-03-24 09:02:50 UTC
    By Michael Holden | BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND — The London attacker Khalid Masood had been born Adrian Russel, was a criminal and has converted to Islam. Before he killed at least four people in Britain's deadliest attack since the 2005 London bo...

  • EU is trying to limit the negative effects of Brexit for Britain
    2017-03-24 06:58:02 UTC
    German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Friday that the European Union was trying to limit the negative effects of Brexit for Britain but stressed that countries wanting to get the benefits related to the bloc had to make commitments, t...

  • Bob Dylan touched on his admiration for Amy Winehouse
    2017-03-24 05:39:53 UTC
    Bob Dylan touched on his admiration for Amy Winehouse. In a wide-ranging interview with the music writer Bill Flanagan, Bob Dylan touched on his admiration for the late Amy Winehouse, calling her "The last real individualist around"; his and ...

  • Twitter could collect subscription fees from some users
    2017-03-24 01:49:07 UTC
    By David Ingram | SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) is considering whether to build a premium version of its popular Tweetdeck interface aimed at professionals, the company said on Thursday, raising the possibility that it could collect...

  • BREXIT: Merkel Doesn't Fear More Countries Could Leave EU
    2017-03-24 01:42:31 UTC
    Berlin — Chancellor Angela Merkel does not fear that more countries will leave the European Union, she told a German newspaper as the bloc's leaders prepare to celebrate 60 years of union on Saturday days before Britain files for divorce. Prime...

  • House cancels today's vote on Republican healthcare plan
    2017-03-23 20:01:29 UTC
    By David Morgan and Richard Cowan | WASHINGTON — House cancels today's vote on Republican healthcare plan as President Donald Trump and leaders in Congress labored to find enough support among fellow Republicans for their version of a new f...

  • GOP Healthcare Plan Forcing U.S. Hospitals To Cut Costs, Stop Hiring
    2017-03-23 18:00:24 UTC
    By Robin Respaut and Yasmeen Abutaleb Uncertainty surrounding the Republican plan to replace Obamacare is forcing some U.S. hospitals to delay expansion plans, cut costs, or take on added risk to borrow money for capital investment projects, ...

  • Unexpected Increase Of Americans Filing For Unemployment Benefits
    2017-03-23 17:43:18 UTC
    By Lucia Mutikani | WASHINGTON — An unexpected increase in the number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits last week, data on Thursday showed. Still, the labor market continues to tighten, which together with the strength in housing, ...

  • Latest updates and video from the UK parliament attack in London
    2017-03-23 03:10:28 UTC
    UK parliament attack: Four people killed and 20 injured. By Toby Melville | LONDON — Five people were killed and at least 40 injured in London after a car plowed into pedestrians. An attacker stabbed a policeman close to the British par...

  • Rep. Congressman Devin Nunes claims Trump was wiretapped
    2017-03-23 01:09:58 UTC
    By Patricia Zengerle and Dustin Volz | WASHINGTON — The Republican chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives intelligence committee set off a political firestorm on Wednesday when he said the communications of members of Donald Trump's tra...