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Honduras arrests 5 Syrians headed to U.S. with stolen passports

Nov 19, 2015 |
Honduran authorities have arrested five Syrians intending to make it to the United States with stolen Greek passports, triggering alarm Wednesday in the wake of the Paris attacks launched by ... Read more

2 dead, 7 arrested in raid targeting Paris attack mastermind

Nov 18, 2015 |
A woman wearing a suicide vest blew herself up as police stormed a building near Paris. ... Read more

New bill in Congress proposes stricter vetting of refugees

Nov 18, 2015 |
By Doina Chiacu WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As Republican leaders in Congress prepare to block Syrian refugees from the United States, one lawmaker proposed requiring three national security chiefs to ... Read more

Ex-New York Senate leader corruptly helped son get paid, jury told

Nov 18, 2015 |
A former leader of the New York state Senate strong-armed three companies to pay his son over $300,000, knowing that his position to influence policy crucial to their businesses meant "they ... Read more

FanDuel stops letting New Yorkers play paid games

Nov 18, 2015 |
Daily fantasy sports site FanDuel said on Tuesday it would no longer let people in New York enter its paid contests in response to efforts by the state's attorney general to declare the games ... Read more

French hunt 2nd fugitive, launch new airstrikes on IS

Nov 18, 2015 |
French police cite a surveillance video of an attack on a Paris cafe. ... Read more

Louisiana Gov. Jindal ends bid for GOP nomination in 2016

Nov 18, 2015 |
"It's not my time," Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal says. ... Read more

Obama says GOP incitement on Syria refugees 'needs to stop'

Nov 18, 2015 |
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — President Barack Obama lashed out Wednesday at Republicans who insist on barring Syrian refugees from entering the U.S., deeming their words offensive and insisting "it ... Read more

Putin vows payback after Kremlin confirms bomb downed Russian plane

Nov 17, 2015 |
The head of Russia's FSB security service blames the crash on a "terrorist act." ... Read more

Paris attacks put GOP outsiders on the spot

Nov 17, 2015 |
ATLANTA (AP) — The Republican outsiders have been getting a pass on their limited grasp of foreign policy in the presidential campaign. That may be ending. ... Read more

U.S. firefighter gets world's most extensive face transplant

Nov 17, 2015 |
By Barbara Goldberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - A volunteer firefighter from Mississippi whose face was burned off during a home fire rescue received the world's most extensive face transplant, New York ... Read more

Six killed in Texas campsite incident, suspect in custody

Nov 17, 2015 |
Six people were killed over the weekend at an east Texas campsite and a suspect has been taken into custody for suspected murder, the Anderson County Sheriff's office said on Monday. A man and a ... Read more

Obama: Attacks 'terrible' setback in Islamic State campaign

Nov 17, 2015 |
ANTALYA, Turkey (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday conceded that the Paris terror attacks were a "terrible and sickening setback" in the fight against the Islamic State, but forcefully ... Read more

Why the Paris attacks overshadowed Beirut bombings

Nov 17, 2015 |
The social media response to suicide bombings that killed more than 40 people in Beirut one day before the Paris attacks was minimal, but does that mean Americans chose to ignore it? ... Read more

U.S. top court rejects anti-abortion group's Planned Parenthood case

Nov 16, 2015 |
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected an anti-abortion group's bid to force the federal government to reveal more information about a $1 million ... Read more