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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman proposed on Friday that Arab citizens of Israel be offered financial incentives to leave the country and relocate to a future Palestinian state. Lieberman, whose ultra-nationali ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season.The big question: How much Thanksgiving shopping will hurt Black Friday, which is relinquishing its status as the ...more

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Austin police say a gunman suspected of opening fire on several downtown buildings and police headquarters has died after being shot.According to their verified Twitter account, Austin police say the male suspect died early ...more

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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's opposition presidential candidate vowed Friday not to support any international prosecution of incumbent President Mahinda Rajapaksa for alleged war crimes.Rajapaksa's government and defeated Tamil Tiger reb ...more

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By Nidhi Verma NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Essar Group, a $39 billion Indian conglomerate, is looking to tap frozen Iranian oil revenues to pay for its steel exports to Tehran, in a novel attempt to work around Western financial sanctions against t ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Black Friday was already well underway before many awoke this morning.The traditional kickoff to the holiday shopping season has become a two-day affair, with more stores opening before people put down their turkey legs on Thanks ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Japan's biggest newspaper apologized in print Friday for using the term "sex slaves" in its English-language edition to describe Asian women forced into Japanese military-run brothels during World War II.The conservative Yomiuri sai ...more

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ROCESTER, England (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Friday he would require the European Union to change its founding treaties to allow him to restrict migrants from the bloc tapping into his country's welfare system. " ...more

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By Danish Siddiqui and Nita Bhalla BHOPAL/NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Beyond the iron gates of the derelict pesticide plant where one of the world's worst industrial disasters occurred, administrative buildings lie in ruins, vege ...more

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ZAGREB (Reuters) - Croatia's prime minister has canceled a trip to neighboring Serbia after the release of a hardline Serb nationalist by a U.N. war crimes tribunal, in the latest sign of reviving tensions between the former Balkan foes. Zora ...more