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Jerusalem still suffers from divisions, 50 years after war

JERUSALEM –  Israel is marking this week the 50th anniversary of its capture of east Jerusalem in the 1967 Middle East war — an event it celebrates as the “unification” of the its eternal capital. But for Palestinians, there is little to celebrate. They also claim east Jerusalem as their capital, and live in neighborhoods […]
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OPEC and other nations set to extend output cuts

VIENNA –  OPEC and other oil nations meeting Thursday were set to extend their production cuts in an effort to shore up prices. But the intended impact could be short-lived. That’s due to U.S. shale producers. With crude prices above $50 a barrel from lows of last year, they are increasingly moving back into the […]
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Victims of the bombing: Parents, children, policewoman

LONDON –  The bombing at a Manchester concert on Monday night claimed the lives of 22 people, many of them teenagers and their parents. Here what’s known about them so far: ___ Chloe Rutherford, 17, and her boyfriend Liam Curry, 19, were described as a perfect couple who “wanted to be together forever” — and […]
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UK police find 'significant' evidence; May slams US on leaks

MANCHESTER, England –  Home searches across Manchester have uncovered important items for the investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester’s police chief announced Thursday. A British official said Manchester police have decided not to share further information on the probe with the United States due to leaks blamed on U.S. officials. […]
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With Brazil's Temer on the chopping block, here are his possible replacements

Thousands of protesters called for Brazilian President Michel Temer’s ouster on Wednesday, enraged by an audio recording emerged last week that appears to capture him endorsing hush money for a convicted former lawmaker. The president is resisting calls to resign and has said he will fight the accusations, but as more of his closest advisers […]
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Gaza's Hamas rulers put to death 3 accused of killing member

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip –  Hamas said Thursday it put to death three men it had accused of killing a senior member of the militant Islamic group that rules Gaza in March. Hamas’ Interior Ministry said two men were hanged and one was killed by firing squad Thursday. The three received death sentences Sunday after […]
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Gaza's Hamas rulers put to death 3 accused of killing member

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip –  Hamas said Thursday it put to death three men it had accused of killing a senior member of the militant Islamic group that rules Gaza in March. Hamas’ Interior Ministry said two men were hanged and one was killed by firing squad Thursday. The three received death sentences Sunday after […]
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Gaza's Hamas rulers put to death 3 accused of killing member

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip –  Hamas said Thursday it put to death three men it had accused of killing a senior member of the militant Islamic group that rules Gaza in March. Hamas’ Interior Ministry said two men were hanged and one was killed by firing squad Thursday. The three received death sentences Sunday after […]
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Report: Tank exploded after restart, despite needing repairs

ST. LOUIS –  A St. Louis company’s steam condensation tank exploded, firing it a quarter-mile into the air and through the roof of a neighboring business, after the tank was restarted despite needing emergency repairs, federal investigators said Thursday. The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board released findings of its investigation into the horrifying […]
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Report: Tank exploded after restart, despite needing repairs

ST. LOUIS –  A St. Louis company’s steam condensation tank exploded, firing it a quarter-mile into the air and through the roof of a neighboring business, after the tank was restarted despite needing emergency repairs, federal investigators said Thursday. The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board released findings of its investigation into the horrifying […]