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Under Government Pressure, Mexican Vigilantes Vow To Fight On

After a week of fighting between civilian militias, drug traffickers and federal forces, there is a tense calm in the western Mexico state of Michoacan.<p>It's been the site of clashes between civilian militias defending themselves from ruthless drug traffickers, and federal forces trying to regain …

Associated Press News

IMF funding, IRS guidelines collide

Republican tea party forces and the International Monetary Fund collided in the final bargaining over the omnibus spending bill this past week. Neither won — but the standoff speaks volumes about American politics.<p>Republican business allies like the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and a long line of …

Is our Sun falling silent?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1044000/1044753_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518080665_975958ad9e7a4ed3c677792c54e62443<p><b>"I've been a solar physicist for 30 years, and I've never seen anything quite like this," says Richard Harrison, head of space physics at the</b> …

Climate Change

UN and IMF officials among 21 killed in Kabul suicide attack

British politician and bodyguard are also victims of bombing and shooting at restaurant in Afghan capital<p>A suicide squad attack in the heart of Kabul's fortified diplomatic quarter has killed 21 people, among them an aspiring Labour politician, the mission head of the International Monetary Fund …