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UAE takes 5 Yemeni prisoners freed by US from Guantanamo

MIAMI (AP) — Five men who have been held for more than 13 years at the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have been released and sent to the United Arab Emirates, the Pentagon said Sunday.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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New Jersey mall requires payment if kids want to visit Santa

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — Children wanting to see Santa Claus at a southern New Jersey mall will now have to pay.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Indonesia opens trials of 6 accused of enslaving fishermen

TUAL, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian court opened the trials Monday of five Thais and an Indonesian charged with human trafficking connected with slavery in the seafood industry.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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25 bodies found after landslide hits east China village

BEIJING (AP) — The death toll from a landslide that buried homes in eastern China has risen to 25 people with 12 others still missing, a local government said Monday.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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World leaders vow to step up anti-terror efforts after Paris

ANTALYA, Turkey (AP) — World leaders vowed Monday to boost intelligence-sharing, cut off terrorist funding and strengthen border security in Europe, as they sought to show resolve and unity following the deadly terror attacks in Paris.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Clinton's mixing of 9/11 and Wall Street raises ire

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton defended her campaign contributions from Wall Street by invoking her work to help the financial sector rebuild after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, raising eyebrows among her Democratic challengers and Republicans alike.

Last Updated on Sunday, 15 November 2015

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Eiffel Tower goes dark as France mourns 129 dead

PARIS (AP) — The Eiffel Tower stood dark in a symbol of mourning Saturday night as France struggled to absorb the deadliest violence on its soil since World War II: coordinated gun-and-suicide bombing attacks across Paris that left at least 129 people dead and 352 injured.

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 November 2015

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Paris attacks may prompt Obama to step up military action

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Paris terrorist attacks seem likely to compel President Barack Obama to consider military escalation against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. But that probably will not mean dramatic moves like launching a U.S. or international ground offensive or accelerating aerial bombing in hopes of eliminating the global threat of violent extremism.

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 November 2015

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