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Emirati Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash told reporters in Dubai that his country and its allies do not want "regime change" in Qatar, but a "behavioral change."
Emirati Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash told reporters in

UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar

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The reversal, activists say, coincides with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shedding his reformist past, taking an increasingly authoritarian line and raising Islam's profile in the officially-secular country. In his early years in office, Erdogan —then prime minister — had worked to advance minority rights as part of efforts to join the European Union.
The reversal activists say coincides with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shedding his

Once cheering diversity, Istanbul braces for Pride Week

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Hikers have survived an avalanche, falls on snow and several dangerous river crossings that nearly swept them away.
Hikers have survived an avalanche falls on snow and several dangerous river

Wet winter creates hazards on scenic hiking trail in US West

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Several dozen members of the Serbian LGBT community marched on Saturday in Belgrade, hailing the expected election of a first openly gay prime minister as historic for the Balkan country.
Several dozen members of the Serbian LGBT community marched on Saturday in

Dozens of Serbia gays say election of gay PM to be historic

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"If the federal government refuses to act or is just paralyzed, the cities themselves, through their mayors, are going to create a new national policy by the accumulation of our individual efforts."
If the federal government refuses to act or is just paralyzed the

Conference: US mayors may shape national climate policy

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The release comes on the eve of Eid el-Fitr, the feast that marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Syrian authorities usually release detainees on major holidays.
The release comes on the eve of Eid elFitr the feast that

Syria releases hundreds of detainees ahead of Eid

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Woof! Lawmakers, branches of the armed forces and federal departments populated their Twitter timelines Friday with pooch pics in honor of Take Your Dog to Work Day, also referred to as Bring Your Dog to Work Day. Here are 12 photos:
Woof Lawmakers branches of the armed forces and federal departments populated their

Lawmakers, armed forces, celebrate Take Your Dog to Work Day

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Bernie Sanders teamed up with progressive advocacy organization MoveOn.org to hold rallies this weekend in Pittsburgh; Columbus, Ohio; and Charleston, West Virginia, with the goal of pressuring Republican senators in each of the states to oppose the legislation released Thursday.
Bernie Sanders teamed up with progressive advocacy organization MoveOnorg to hold rallies

Bernie Sanders headlining 'don't take our health care' rallies in three states

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Britain's famed Glastonbury Festival (official) music festival has embraced an unlikely headline act: The Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn.
Britains famed Glastonbury Festival official music festival has embraced an unli

Jeremy Corbyn gets rock star welcome at Glastonbury Festival

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06/24/2017 at 23:30. Facebook
Paris is competing against Los Angeles to host the games, and bid organizers have turned some of the city's famous landmarks over to sports during a two-day Olympic festival.
Paris is competing against Los Angeles to host the games and bid

Macron promotes Paris 2024 Olympic bid playing tennis

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06/24/2017 at 22:40. Facebook
In a highly publicized end to her 27-year career with the The United States Department of Justice, Yates was fired by President Donald J. Trump in January. On Friday, Yates published her first tweet “as a private citizen,” in which she linked to an op-ed she penned for the Washington Post.
In a highly publicized end to her 27year career with the The

Sally Yates goes after Attorney General Jeff Sessions over criminal justice reform

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06/24/2017 at 21:50. Facebook
S&P Global Ratings has warned the agency will likely lower Illinois' creditworthiness to below investment grade if feuding lawmakers fail to agree on a state budget for a third straight year, increasing the amount the state will have to pay to borrow money for things such as building roads or refinancing existing debt.
SP Global Ratings has warned the agency will likely lower Illinois creditworthiness

Illinois could be 1st state with 'junk' credit due to budget

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06/24/2017 at 21:01. Facebook
When Barack Obama was president, his tight relationship with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was dubbed a political "bromance." Now, there appears to be a new budding bromance: Between recently-elected French President Emmanuel Macron and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.
When Barack Obama was president his tight relationship with Canadian Prime Minister

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Emmanuel Macron shoot video selfie about their climate change talks

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06/24/2017 at 20:10. Facebook
The tower blocks, located in the Camden area of north London, are covered in the same cladding that surrounded Grenfell Tower, officials said. The buildings, which failed safety tests, will undergo emergency work over the next three to four weeks.
The tower blocks located in the Camden area of north London are

Over 800 north London public housing apartments evacuated over fire safety concerns

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06/24/2017 at 19:23. Facebook
Mnuchin is to exchange vows Saturday night with Louise Linton at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington. Mellon is a former treasury secretary.
Mnuchin is to exchange vows Saturday night with Louise Linton at the

Trump, Pence to attend Treasury Secretary Mnuchin's wedding

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06/24/2017 at 18:30. Facebook
SUNDAY EXCLUSIVE: Two senators who could make or break the GOP health care bill, U.S. Senator Susan Collins and Rand Paul, are only on This Week. Tune in!
SUNDAY EXCLUSIVE Two senators who could make or break the GOP health

Sunday on ‘This Week’: Sen. Susan Collins and Sen. Rand Paul

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06/24/2017 at 18:12. Facebook
A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday.
A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca

Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

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06/24/2017 at 17:26. Facebook
Friends and family members say the 30-year-old pregnant woman shot and killed by police this week was so much more than authorities' account of an unstable person who confronted two officers with kitchen knives and had previous run-ins with the law.
Friends and family members say the 30yearold pregnant woman shot and killed

Family recalls loving nature of Seattle mom killed by police

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06/24/2017 at 16:33. Facebook
NEW: British officials investigating a cyberattack on the country's Parliament after discovering "unauthorized attempts to access parliamentary user accounts."
NEW British officials investigating a cyberattack on the countrys Parliament aft

UK Parliament investigates cyberattack on user accounts

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06/24/2017 at 16:24. Facebook
While Donald J. Trump’s tweet in response to the Washington Post story questions why the Barack Obama camp “did nothing” about Russian meddling in the 2016 election, the article itself indicates otherwise.
While Donald J Trumps tweet in response to the Washington Post story

Trump questions Obama's response to 'election meddling by Russia'

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