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By Steve Ginsburg WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Amanda Blackhorse decided one afternoon to attend a rally outside a game between the NFL's Kansas City Chiefs and the Washington Redskins. Being a member of the Navajo nation, she felt it was ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:ABC's "This Week" — Reps. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, and William Lacy Clay Jr., D-Mo.___NBC's "Meet the Press" — Gov. Jay Nixon, D-Mo.; Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich.; Rev. Al S ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — Democrats are preparing to approve the 2016 presidential nominating calendar, setting the stage for a successor to President Barack Obama.The Democratic National Committee, or DNC, was expected to adopt a schedule on Saturday that ...more

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NANJING China (Reuters) - Zambian sprinter Sydney Siame laid claimed to the title of the world's fastest kid when he won the 100 meters final at the Youth Olympics on Saturday. The 16-year-old African took out the blue-riband event by the bar ...more

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Indian government on Saturday ordered a review of activities at all state-owned hospitals to end what the health minister called systemic corruption, as part of the new administration's crackdown on malpractice in the healthca ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — Al-Qaida's Syrian affiliate released a video Saturday showing Lebanese policemen and a soldier captured by the group earlier this month during the most serious cross-border attack since Syria's conflict began more than three years ago.

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's defense minister on Saturday said there was no need for U.N. nuclear inspectors to pay another visit to the Parchin military site, where the country is suspected of having tested components used in nuclear weapons.Gen. ...more

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.

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CHICAGO (AP) — The success that a baseball team from Chicago's South Side has had at the Little League World Series is giving the whole city something to cheer about.Large crowds are expected at watch parties in Chicago as the 11- and 12-year-ol ...more

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TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadians who go abroad to join militant groups such as Islamic State pose a threat on their return home and could use their foreign contacts to set up networks in Canada, the country's intelligence director said on Saturday. ...more