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File - House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio bangs the gavel after being re-elected as House Speaker of the 113th Congress, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, on Capitol Hill in Washington. “Trolled” from U.S. Congress, Wikipedia bans edits
Online encyclopaedia Wikipedia has issued a ten-day ban against an anonymous editor of its website located on the premises of the U.S. Congress, after the latter engaged in “disruptive editing,&... (photo: AP / Susan Walsh) The Hindu
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Relatives mourn during the funeral of nine members of the Siam family, who were killed in an Israeli air strike that destroyed their house, on July 21, 2014 in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. Gaza Death Toll Soars Past 800
By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Dan Williams | GAZA/JERUSALEM, July 25 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry pressed regional proxies to nail down a Gaza ceasefire on Friday as the civilian death to... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb) Huffington Post
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Speaker of the Ukrainian Parliament Arseniy Yatsenyuk, center, announces a break in the parliamentary session as deputies of Prime Minister Tymoshenko's party block the rostrum in protest in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008. Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko set a Dec. 7 date for new parliamentary elections Thursday after dissolving the legislature following failed efforts to replace his shattered pro-Western coal Ukraine’s prime minister quits
KIEV, Ukraine — Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, a pro-Western technocrat who has guided the Ukrainian government through the tumultuous months since the ouster of President Viktor Yanukovych, resi... (photo: AP / Sergei Chuzavkov) The Columbus Dispatch
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United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon responds to questions during a news interview Ban underscores UN support for peaceful Iraq during visit
Friday, 25 July 2014, 12:39 pm | Press Release: | Ban underscores UN support for secure, inclusive, peaceful Iraq during visit | 24 July 2014 | Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today underscored his full... (photo: AP / Frank Franklin II) Scoop
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu heads the weekly cabinet meeting in his office in Jerusalem Obama and Netanyahu Have Put Aside Their 'Dysfunction.' For Now.
By George E. Condon Jr. | Follow on Twitter | July 25, 2014 | The current crisis in Gaza has featured close collaboration between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a unite... (photo: AP / Uriel Sinai, Pool) National Journal
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In this Oct. 30, 2013, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks at Boston's historic Faneuil Hall about the federal health care law. Obama says he's sorry Americans are losing health insurance plans he repeatedly said they could keep under his signature health care law. Obama accuses firms of "cherry-picking" over tax rules
US President Barack Obama has urged lawmakers to end a tax loophole that allows US companies to avoid paying US corporate taxes. | He accused firms of "cherry picking" the rules, by moving t... (photo: AP / Stephan Savoia) BBC News
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