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NEW DELHI (Reuters) - An Indian human rights activist who has been on hunger strike for the last 14 years in protest against alleged army atrocities on Wednesday walked free from a prison hospital where doctors had force fed her to keep her alive. ...more

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By Alan Baldwin SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS Belgium (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton says his Formula One title duel with Mercedes team mate and championship leader Nico Rosberg is like a game of poker but the dominant duo may not hold all the aces in Belgiu ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — Germany said Wednesday it is prepared to arm Kurdish fighters battling Sunni insurgents in northern Iraq.Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier cited the "barbaric" actions of the Islamic State group that has taken control of lar ...more

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BUNNELL, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman who was severely injured in a crash caused by her then-boyfriend, who was allegedly texting while driving, has won a $4.3 million lawsuit.The law firm representing 26-year-old Cacilia Carter told The Daytona ...more

Reuters News - 37 mins ago

By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Femme fatales and brutish men form a complex web in "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For," as old and new faces from Frank Miller's noir graphic novels are brought to life in film. "A Dame to Kill ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. U.S. HAS NO GOOD OPTION TO PROTECT SECOND JOURNALIST HOSTAGEAfter the Islamic State beheaded reporter James Foley, the White House m ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks drifted lower on Wednesday as investors awaited the release of minutes to Federal Reserve's last policy meeting. Some Asian indexes closed higher on the back of positive U.S. economic figures the day before, but Europe traded ...more

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — In a move led by hard-line lawmakers, Iran's parliament dismissed the country's science minister on Wednesday over his alleged support for pro-Western voices at universities, dealing a blow to moderate President Hassan Rouhani.< ...more

Reuters News - 1 hour ago

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's parliament voted to dismiss the minister of science on Wednesday, removing an official viewed with distrust by conservatives and dealing a blow to moderate President Hassan Rouhani's liberalization program.    An imp ...more

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KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — A lawyer for convicted Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton said Tuesday that a U.S. federal appellate court agreed to a new hearing on his latest appeal.The Grammy-winning singer is serving a 10-year sentence for conviction ...more