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Bahamas fends off critics over new migrant rules

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NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — On the first day new immigration rules took effect this month in the Bahamas, officers in green fatigues swept through poor sections of the capital filling two yellow school buses with dozens of people who couldn't document their right to be in...(more) 



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VIDEO: Hail storm causes chaos in Brisbane

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A powerful storm cut power to tens of thousands of homes and businesses in Brisbane, Australia, bringing "golf ball-sized" hailstones with it. 



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Swiss museum publishes list of Gurlitt works

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BERLIN (AP) — The Swiss museum that inherited a trove of long-hidden art from late German collector Cornelius Gurlitt has published a preliminary list of his collection. 



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OPEC oil ministers decide to keep present output target of 30 million barrels a day

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VIENNA (AP) — OPEC oil ministers decide to keep present output target of 30 million barrels a day. 



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Spain backs anti-graft laws as Rajoy tries to clean party image

a shared story    11 hours 9 minutes ago
By Sonya Dowsett MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's parliament approved two long-delayed anti-corruption laws on Thursday, a day after a minister became the first government casualty in a series of alleged graft cases. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy urged Spaniards to have faith in the honesty of their...(more) 



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Explosion, gunfire heard in diplomatic quarter of Afghan capital

a shared story    11 hours 9 minutes ago
KABUL (Reuters) - An explosion shook houses in the diplomatic quarter of the Afghan capital shortly after 7 p.m., according to Reuters witnesses, who also heard gunfire after the blast. The explosion followed an attack earlier in the day on a British embassy vehicle that killed...(more) 



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Briton among 6 dead as Kabul blast hits embassy vehicle

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Kabul (Afghanistan) (AFP) - A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-packed car into a British embassy vehicle in Kabul on Thursday, killing one Briton and five Afghans in the latest attack to highlight fragile security as NATO troops withdraw. 




2 men plotted to kill Ferguson officials, bomb Arch: reports

a shared story    12 hours 9 minutes ago
Both Brandon Orlando Baldwin and Olajuwon Ali Davis were busted Nov. 20 giving false information while buying two pistols.  



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Burkina Faso's transitional government to review mine permits

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By Mathieu Bonkoungou OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Burkina Faso's transitional government will review some mine contracts signed under former President Blaise Compaore, responding to concerns that exploration permits were granted in opaque conditions, new mines minister Colonel Boubacar Ba said. Gold is the West African nation's top...(more) 



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UK media websites hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

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LONDON (Reuters) - The websites of several British media organizations were hacked on Thursday in a suspected coordinated attack by the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA), an amorphous hacker collective that supports Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Among those hit were the London newspapers Daily Telegraph, Independent and...(more) 



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War veterans steal limelight in Ukraine's new parliament

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By Richard Balmforth and Pavel Polityuk KIEV (Reuters) - War veterans and nationalist radicals brought a revolutionary air to the opening on Thursday of Ukraine's new parliament convened to name a government to hold the country together and set out a program of far-reaching reform. Hundreds...(more) 



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New Ukraine parliament called to fight corruption

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MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine's president set out a strongly reformist agenda during the inaugural session of parliament Thursday, calling for the immediate overhaul of a justice system he said was corrupted from the top down. 



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