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The Islamic State released a video on Sunday purporting to show the beheadings of 21 Egyptians captured in Libya. The five-minute video, which appeared on the Twitter feed of a website supporting the militant group, shows the Christian captives...
Police officers control the street in front of an internet cafe in Norrebro district in Copenhagen, February 15, 2015. Photo by REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger. The Danish Prime Minister said the country was still on “high-alert” on Sunday after...
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NEW YORK — “LGBT” has become a household term amid sweeping advances for gay rights, and yet the “B” sometimes seems like an awkward fit. The sudden advent of America’s first openly bisexual governor may provide a...
SAN FRANCISCO — President Barack Obama is sending his labor secretary to California to meet with both sides in a contract dispute that has affected the flow of goods from Asia into West Coast ports. A White House spokesman, Eric Schultz, said the...
President Obama meets with German Chancellor Angela Merkel (second from right), Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko (second from left) and NATO leaders in Newport, Wales September 4, 2014. President Obama, Merkel and Poroshenko discussed the...