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Wimbledon firemen remember London attacks

London (AFP) – The Wimbledon tennis championships came to a standstill on Tuesday as people paused to remember the London bombings a decade ago — among them firemen called to…

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Nigeria okays bailout measures for cash-strapped states

Abuja (AFP) – Nigeria's President Mohammadu Buhari on Tuesday approved a package of measures to bail out states with biting cashflow problems, including the inability to pay public sector salaries….

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Homegrown jihadists with Libya ties target Tunisia's democracy

By Patrick Markey & Tarek Amara SOUSSE, Tunisia(Reuters) – In late 2013, two young Tunisians returned from a jihadi camp in Libya planning to blow themselves up among foreign tourists….

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Anderson becomes reluctant Wimbledon record-breaker

London (AFP) – South Africa's Kevin Anderson became the owner of an unwanted record at Wimbledon on Tuesday when Novak Djokovic condemned him to a seventh loss in the last-16…

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Migrant sailboat sinks in Aegean; one dead, 15 missing

By Lefteris Karagiannopoulos ATHENS (Reuters) – One person died & at least 15 were missing in the Aegean sea on Tuesday after a sailboat carrying migrants sank in waters between…

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The Latest: Hollande: Greece has to make 'serious proposals'

BRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times Brussels local): ___ View gallery A tourist takes a picture during her visit to the ancient Acropolis hill,…

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Congress backs bill expanding access for VA-issued ID cards

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bill allowing all veterans to receive official identification cards through the Department of Veterans Affairs is on its way to President Barack Obama's desk. The House…

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Kansas governor's order shields clergy on same-sex marriage

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' governor told state government agencies Tuesday that they can't punish ministers or religious groups for opposing same-sex marriage, & critics said he is sanctioning discrimination…

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Education Dept. dismisses Asian groups' complaint

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department on Tuesday dismissed a complaint against Harvard University by some Asian-American groups who say the university uses racial quotas to keep out high-scoring Asians….

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Clinton jabs Republican field on immigration policy

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said a Republican in the White House would mark a "big U-turn" for the nation & assailed the GOP presidential field's stance…

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