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With glaciers as backdrop, Obama to use Alaska trip to push climate agenda

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) - President Barack Obama arrived in Alaska on Monday for a three-day tour aimed at spotlighting how its melting permafrost and eroding coastlines show the United States is already being hurt by climate change.  



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Year-long 'Mars isolation' begins

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A team of Nasa recruits begins a year-long isolation in a dome near a barren volcano in Hawaii, to simulate life on Mars. 



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Keuchel matches home win milestone in Astros victory

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(The Sports Xchange) - Houston left-hander Dallas Keuchel matched the club record for consecutive home wins and received ample run support as the Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 8-3 at Minute Maid Park on Monday. Keuchel (16-6) leads the American League in wins after allowing one...(more) 



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China shares rocked by weak data

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Chinese shares continue their slide, fuelled by fresh economic data confirming an ongoing slowdown in the country's economy. 



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Chipotle sued over GMO-free menu claims

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A California woman has accused the popular chain in a lawsuit of false advertising after it trumpeted on April 27 that it was the first national restaurant company to use only ingredients that are free of controversial genetically modified organisms, or GMOs. In her lawsuit filed...(more) 



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Greeks fight ballot box fatigue with Internet jokes

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Called to the ballot box for the third time in eight months, some Greeks are responding to election fatigue with a bailout-sized dose of Internet humour. In one hit post on the news site Protagon, comedienne Lila Stabouloglou suggested "electoral tourism" could prove a handy money-spinner...(more) 




NYPD chief: Cop who shot bystander in Mount Vernon was right

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The cop who killed a bystander in Westchester County while confronting a gunman did the right thing by taking action, an NYPD chief said.  



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Insight: Anti-Muslim Buddhist group moves toward Myanmar's mainstream

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By Timothy Mclaughlin and Hnin Yadana Zaw YANGON (Reuters) - Swathed in crimson robes, 77-year-old Ashin Tilawkar Biwonsa shuffles through a crowded conference room with the help of an aide, his supporters standing in respect as he takes a seat at the head of a table...(more) 



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Reporters cleared in Thai navy defamation case

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By Martin Petty and Pairat Temphairojana PHUKET, Thailand (Reuters) - A court on the Thai island of Phuket cleared two journalists on Tuesday of defaming the Thai navy and other related charges in a report they published in 2013 on the trafficking of Muslim minority Rohingya...(more) 



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Islamist militants attack African Union base in south Somalia

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Al Shabaab militants attacked an African Union (AU) base in southern Somalia early on Tuesday, the Islamist group and residents said, with unconfirmed reports that dozens of AU soldiers were killed. The al Qaeda-aligned militants said one of their fighters rammed a car bomb into the...(more) 



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Foxconn cancels investment plan in Indonesia - Kontan

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JAKARTA (Reuters) - Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group, the world's biggest electronic components maker, has cancelled plans to invest in a factory in Indonesia, Kontan daily reported on Tuesday, citing the head of an Indonesian business chamber. Foxconn, whose flagship listed unit is Hon Hai Precision Industry...(more) 



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No, Carly Fiorina, the government has not “destroyed” California ag

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When Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina spoke at the Iowa Corn Grower’s Association’s annual meeting last Saturday, she told farmers to hang on to their wallets, because big-government greens were coming to put them out of business. “I have seen the agriculture industry almost destroyed...(more) 



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