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Palestinian fatally stabs 13-year-old Israeli girl in her West Bank home

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Palestinian fatally stabs 13-year-old Israeli girl in her West Bank home A 13-year-old Israeli girl was fatally stabbed in her home in a West Bank Jewish settlement in what police said was a terrorist attack by a Palestinian assailant. Hallel Yaffa…

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Clinton and Lynch met privately at Phoenix airport

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Clinton and Lynch met privately at Phoenix airport NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton spoke with Attorney General Loretta Lynch during an impromptu meeting in Phoenix, but Lynch said the discussion did not involve the investigation…

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Foreign Nationals Committed Istanbul Airport Attack, Officials Say

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Foreign Nationals Committed Istanbul Airport Attack, Officials Say ISTANBUL (Alliance News) – Three foreign nationals carried out the attack on Istanbul’s Ataturk international airport, killing 43 people in what appeared to be a well-coordinated strike on the major…

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American man abused on UK tram: ‘Keeping calm is vital’

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American man abused on UK tram: ‘Keeping calm is vital’ LONDON (AP) — As videos, photos and written accounts of intolerant abuse percolate across the internet in the wake of Britain’s referendum to leave the European Union, Juan Jasso has…

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No Independence Day for South Sudan; it says can’t afford it

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No Independence Day for South Sudan; it says can’t afford it JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — The world’s youngest country has cancelled its Independence Day celebrations, saying what little money it has would be better spent elsewhere as it recovers from…

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US takes Thailand off human trafficking blacklist

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US takes Thailand off human trafficking blacklist WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States removed Thailand from its human trafficking blacklist on Thursday, though forced labor remains widespread in the nation’s lucrative seafood industry. The State Department made…

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Syrian presidential aide says Turkey fueled Islamic State’s growth

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Syrian presidential aide says Turkey fueled Islamic State’s growth A top advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Wednesday that Turkey facilitated the expansion of Islamic State militants. Bouthaina Shaaban was speaking in Damascus in an interview with Kyodo…

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US first lady urges Spanish women to promote girls’ learning

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US first lady urges Spanish women to promote girls’ learning MADRID (AP) — U.S. first lady Michelle Obama on Thursday appealed to girls and young women in Spain to get involved in her global girls’ education initiative, saying it’s important…

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Iraqi, U.S. airstrikes destroy 500 Islamic State vehicles fleeing Fallujah

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Iraqi, U.S. airstrikes destroy 500 Islamic State vehicles fleeing Fallujah Hundreds of Islamic State vehicles fleeing the city of Fallujah have been destroyed by airstrikes in recent days, killing an unknown number of militants. On Sunday, Iraqi security forces said…

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Morning Spin: Political numbers whiz predicts big Clinton win over Trump in Illinois this fall

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Morning Spin: Political numbers whiz predicts big Clinton win over Trump in Illinois this fall June 30–Welcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what’s going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. Topspin FiveThirtyEight.com‘s top guru,…

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