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At Least 30 Dead, 200 Missing After Boat Sinks in Western Congo, Authorities Say

(KINSHASA, Congo) — Authorities in western Congo say at least 30 people are dead and another 200 are missing after…

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German Official Says He ‘Cannot Recommend’ Jews Wear Head Coverings in Some Parts of the Country

(BERLIN) — Israel’s president said Sunday he is shocked by a German official’s comment that he wouldn’t advise Jews to…

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President Trump, in Japan, Says North Korea Missile Launch ‘Disturbed Some of My People… but Not Me’

(TOKYO) — Seemingly contradicting his national security adviser, President Donald Trump on Sunday played down North Korea’s recent missile tests…

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Magnitude 8 Earthquake Strikes Amazon Jungle in Peru

(LIMA, Peru) — A powerful magnitude 8.0 earthquake struck the Amazon jungle in north-central Peru early Sunday, the U.S. Geological…

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India’s Economy Needs Tougher Reform. How Will Modi Use His Election Mandate?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered a historic second five-year term — with a single-party majority — for the Bharatiya Janata…

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U.S. Troop Buildup in the Middle East Is a Threat to Peace, Iran’s Foreign Minister Says

Iran’s foreign minister said an order by the U.S. president to send 1,500 additional troops to the Middle East was…

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Germany Investigates Chinese Reporters It Says Were Snooping Around NATO Base

Germany’s military is investigating what information three Chinese reporters collected while Chancellor Angela Merkel visited a NATO unit, signaling heightened…

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President Trump Opened His State Visit to Japan by Needling the Japanese on Trade

(TOKYO) — President Donald Trump opened a state visit to Japan on Saturday by needling the country over its trade…

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Why Is Trump Sending More Troops and Firepower to the Middle East? That’s Classified

The Trump Administration has spent the past month ringing alarm bells over what it has called “troubling, escalatory and dangerous”…

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The Quick Read About… the 5G War Is Upon Us

What Happened: Last week, the US government placed China’s state-champion Huawei on the Commerce Department’s Entity List, banning the tech…

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