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US issues travel warning in wake of attacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans should be alert to the possible travel risks, especially during the holidays, following increased threats from militant groups around the world, the State Department has warned.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015

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Obama, Hollande talks complicated by Russian plane incident

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will stand in solidarity with French President Francois Hollande at the White House Tuesday, 11 days after the Paris attacks, in a visit complicated by Turkey's shoot-down of a Russian warplane.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015

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Convicted spy Ronald Pelton to be freed from custody

WASHINGTON (AP) — A former National Security Agency employee convicted of selling defense and communication secrets he gained during his career is to be released from federal custody 30 years after his arrest.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015

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Violence flares as Kerry meets Netanyahu in Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian motorist rammed his vehicle into a group of Israeli soldiers at a West Bank checkpoint on Tuesday, wounding three, Israel's military said, as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visited for the first time in over a year, hoping to calm two months of deadly violence.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015

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Paris attacks: Suspect quizzed, Brussels still in lockdown

PARIS (AP) — French authorities on Tuesday questioned a top suspect linked to attackers who terrorized Paris, while Belgium's capital remained locked down under threat of a possible similar attack.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 November 2015

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Homicides of transgender women in US reach alarming high

For a few transgender Americans, this has been a year of glamour and fame. For many others, 2015 has been fraught with danger, violence and mourning.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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Pfizer, Allergan $160B deal forms world's largest drugmaker

Pfizer and Allergan are joining in the biggest buyout of the year, a $160 billion stock deal that will create the world's largest drugmaker.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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Obama tries to put human face on Syrian refugee debate

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Brushing off refugee worries at home, President Barack Obama crouched alongside migrant children on Saturday and declared they are the opposite of terrorists wreaking havoc from Paris to Mali. Working to put a human face on the refugee crisis, he said, "They're just like our kids."

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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