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MOSCOW (Reuters) - A spokesman for Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that NATO's expansion to the east would force Russia to take "adequate" measures in response, Interfax news agency reported. The spokesman, Alexander Lukashevich, a ...more

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Two Saudi women detained for nearly a month after violating the kingdom's female driving ban have been referred to a court established to try terrorism cases on charges related to comments they made on social media.</ ...more

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In this photo by Rick Rycroft, British traveler Dabriella Quayle rides the waves while celebrating Christmas Day at Bondi Beach in Sydney. Sunny weather and temperatures of 28 degrees Celsius (82.4 Fahrenheit) brought out locals and tourists to Austral ...more

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(Reuters) - Three people were injured, two of them critically, after a gunman opened fire in a Chicago train station on Wednesday night, police said. The suspect, who has not been apprehended, pulled a gun during an argument with a 41-year-ol ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — Two days before Christmas, members of a rural Christian congregation in eastern China welded pieces of metal into a cross and hoisted it onto the top of a worship hall to replace one that was forcibly removed in October.Within an ...more

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BERKELEY, Mo. (AP) — Demonstrators took to the streets for a second night after a white police officer in Berkeley, Missouri, killed a black 18-year-old who police said pointed a gun at him.Dozens of protesters held a vigil late Wednesday at the ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Again? Really?There are more than 300 million people in America, yet the same two families keep popping up when it comes to picking a president.The possibility of a Bush-Clinton matchup in 2016 is increasingly plausible. ...more

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — The shooting death of 18-year-old Antonio Martin marks the third fatal shooting of a young black man by a white police officer in the St. Louis area since Michael Brown was killed in August.Here's a glance at the circumstances i ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — When Graeme Smith arrived in Afghanistan in 2005, he drove across the country from Kabul south to the Talban's former capital Kandahar on a newly paved road that cut travelling time from a bone-rattling 14 hours to just six.</ ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Police say three people have been wounded, two critically, in a shooting at a Chicago Transit Authority train stop.Chicago Police Department spokeswoman Amina Greer says the shooting occurred on the mezzanine level of a Red Line " ...more