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Supreme Court will hear Ashcroft appeal to kill lawsuit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will hear an appeal from former Attorney General John Ashcroft and former FBI Director Robert Mueller that is seeking to shut down a lawsuit filed by Muslim and Arab men who were detained in the U.S. after the Sept. 11 attacks. The justices said Tuesday that they will review […]
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Classes have resumed for more than 100,000 students who attend Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities.
A political minnow fronted by a former police chief pulled off a stunning election victory in Lithuanaia Sunday on the back of promises to deliver much-needed economic growth.
The army says 772 ISIL militants were killed in battles
Hungary’s PM Viktor Orban has called for the salvation of Europe via national states and Christian values, reported BGNES. Hungary wants to put an end to the “sovietisation of Europe” and to protect i
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday criticized the controversial practice of triple talaq, which allows Muslim men to divorce their wives instantly with a single word, saying women should not
A key meeting on whales opened to early confrontation Monday with Japan seeking an end to a 30-year moratorium on whale hunting, and others proposing an Atlantic cetacean sanctuary.
Omar al-Bashir, 72, flies to Saudi Arabia after cancelled appearance on Sunday
Democratic Alliance says government did not debate the issue inside the parliament
Greek police say dozens of residents in an island camp for refugees and other migrants have set fire to part of the facility that handles asylum applications, during a protest over delays in the asylu
Germany’s major transportation and logistics company DHL is interested in conducting freight traffic between Europe and Asia through Azerbaijan.
PARIS: Three French Defense Ministry officials and two private contractors died when their plane on a surveillance mission over the Mediterranean crashed at an airport in Malta during take-off, French
An Australian surfer was bitten in the leg by a shark Monday, the third attack off the beaches of New South Wales in a month, Australian media reported.
Azerbaijani president’s aide for public and political affairs Ali Hasanov is on an official visit to Turkey in line with President Ilham Aliyev’s instruction.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday waded into a controversy over a Muslim divorce law he said was destroying women's lives, drawing criticism from rivals that he was f
Bulgaria's chief prosecutor asked parliament Monday to strip former energy minister Delyan Dobrev of his immunity for losing over 4.5 million euros ($4.9 million) in state funds over a cancelled nucle
Belgium cannot sign a landmark EU trade deal with Canada, Prime Minister Charles Michel says, because of regional Walloon objections.
President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to attend a regional security summit to be held in Luanda, Angola.
President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to attend a regional security summit to be held in Luanda, Angola.
No Ukrainian troops were killed in action in Donbas in the past 24 hours, but seven servicemen were wounded, Andriy Lysenko, spokesman for the Ukrainian Defense Ministry said. “No Ukrainian mili
ROME (Reuters) - The European Union will go ahead with training for the Libyan coast guard this week, days after a coast guard vessel allegedly attacked a boat carrying migrants, causing four of them
Brussels is nearing a draft settlement with Gazprom to end a five-year antitrust probe into alleged overcharging, a move that risks a backlash from eastern European states angered by the Russian energ
BERLIN (Reuters) - The German Interior Ministry said on Monday that 35 Turkish citizens with diplomatic passports had applied for asylum after a failed military coup in Turkey in July that was followe
French authorities begin dismantling the refugee camp outside of Calais that's sometimes known as "the jungle." But the future is unclear for the est
No survivors from crash of Luxembourg-registered plane, which was bound for Libya
VALLETTA (Reuters) - A light aircraft conducting a French surveillance mission over the Mediterranean crashed on take-off in Malta on Monday, killing all five people on board, Maltese authorities said
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — Actress Shailene Woodley is to stand trial in North Dakota early next year on charges related to her protest against the Dakota Access pipeline. Woodley was among 27 activists arr
A group of 105 British members of parliament (MPs) have asked President Barack Obama to withdraw a warrant for the extradition of an autistic Briton who is accused of hacking high-security U.S. state
WASHINGTON – A look at where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on three dozen issues: ABORTION Persistent Republican-led efforts to restrict access to abortion and to curb government fundin
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman accused of supplying her 14-year-old niece with a gun that was used in the killing of a teenage rival is facing trial on federal weapons charges. Vandetta Redwood has d
BAGHDAD/BARTELLA, Iraq (Reuters) - Islamic State expanded its attacks on Monday against Iraqi army and Kurdish forces to relieve pressure on its militants confronting an offensive on Mosul, its last m
Greenhouse gases rose to a symbolic milestone in 2015, taking climate change into a new phase which could last generations even if governments act to curb man-made global warming, the U.N. World Meteo
“The financial crisis, the flow of refugees, and the shock following the British referendum have pushed Europe into serious turbulence,” he said.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, whose government is accused of committing human rights abuses against its citizens, including Christians, has reportedly called the U.S. presidential race between Dem

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