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China will not fill U.S. void in Afghanistan: official

BEIJING (Reuters) - China does not seek to fill a void left in Afghanistan by the withdrawal of U.S. troops but will play a “huge” commercial role in helping rebuild the country, a newly appointed Chinese special envoy said on Monday.<p>Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai (R) leaves after shaking …

Gay, transgender workers gain US bias protection

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday ordered employment protection for gay and transgender employees who work for the federal government or for companies holding federal contracts, telling advocates he embraced the "irrefutable rightness of your cause."<p>"America's federal contracts …

Iran's leader appears unbending on core nuclear issues, say experts

Iran’s<p>agreementlast year to join international negotiations over its disputednuclear programstirred a new debate about the country’s enigmatic supreme leader,Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.<p>Was the cleric an implacable revolutionary, as he claimed, who would never yield to the West? Or did he have a less …

Obama Protects Gay, Transgender Workers

New York Court Rules Spanking Children Is A "Reasonable Use Of Force"

A four-judge panel in New York unanimously found that a father who spanked his young son was in the right.<p>A ruling last Wednesday from the state Appellate Division found that the spanking "was a reasonable use of force," despite a family court judge determining last year that the father had abused …

Russians fed conspiracy theories on Ukraine crash

MOSCOW (AP) — An assassination attempt against Russian President Vladimir Putin. A desperate ploy to draw the West into the battle for Ukraine's east. A botched mission to commit mass murder against Russian citizens.<p>Russian news consumers are getting plenty of explanations for the downing of …

Egypt calls for Israeli, Palestinian peace talks

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's foreign minister raised the possibility Tuesday of restarting stalled peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians as part of negotiating a cease-fire in the war that has broken out on the Gaza Strip.<p>At the start of a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, Foreign …

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Pope Francis: 'About 2%' of Catholic clergy paedophiles

<b>Pope Francis has been quoted as saying that reliable data indicates that "about 2%" of clergy in the Catholic Church are paedophiles.</b><p>The Pope said that abuse of children was like "leprosy" infecting the Church, according to the Italian La Repubblica newspaper.<p>He vowed to "confront it with the …

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Extension likely for Iran nuclear talks

Nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers appear likely to be extended past their target end date of July 20 after the sides failed to reach an agreement in Vienna.<p>John Kerry, the US secretary of state, and fellow foreign ministers met in the Austrian capital on Sunday to try and advance the …

Israel warns north Gaza civilians to evacuate ahead of strikes

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Police clash with fans in Argentina after World Cup loss

Vandals disrupted peaceful rally in Buenos Aires after Argentina's team lost the World Cup final 1-0 to Germany<p>Riot police fired tear gas and rubber bullets late Sunday to restrain a group of vandals who disturbed a peaceful rally celebrating Argentina's gutsy performance in a 1-0 loss to Germany …

Has The End Of The Banana Arrived?

Researchers fear that a relentless and virulent fungus could cripple the world's banana monoculture<p>Two weeks ago, at a conference in South Africa, scientists met to discuss how to contain a deadly banana disease outbreak in nearby Mozambique, Africa. At fault was a fungus that continues its march …

Disabled Palestinians unable to escape Israeli air strike

International pressure to curb civilian casualties is mounting as a charitable centre in Gaza is destroyed in an Israeli attack targeting a suspected militant<p>Who knows who lived in the two first-floor apartments above a home for eight disabled adults in a neighbourhood of eastern Gaza? Perhaps, as …

Isis defector speaks of life inside brutal jihadist group

<b>An "Islamic caliphate" has been declared in the Middle East and the group behind it, Isis, has now rebranded itself simply "the Islamic State". Panorama has spoken to a defector about life inside the feared jihadist group.</b><p>Isis is not an organisation it is easy to leave. We met a man who had - and …

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Eight killed in militant attack in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula

One soldier and seven civilians including a child were killed when militants fired mortar rounds at a military post in the city of El Arish in the northern part of Egypt's Sinai peninsula Sunday, security and medical sources said.<p>According to a statement issued by the Interior Ministry, the attack …

Can a school help China qualify for the World Cup?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1092000/1092638_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524731421_766977c6de88e0b97d3d330be2040655<p><b>That China is dreadful at football is no secret.</b><p>It currently languishes in 103rd place in the Fifa World Rankings, just below Equatorial Guinea.<p>Its …

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Israel warns Gaza of future air strikes

As rockets from Palestinian militants in Gaza continue to fly into Israel and Israel continues to strike hard at Gaza, the options for each side are hardening. Both sides are employing brinksmanship, carrying out their biggest raids yet this weekend and threatening much more to come.<p>Israel's …

Fourth day of Israeli air attack on Gaza – in pictures

Israel has hit hundreds of Hamas targets in Gaza, and the Palestinian death toll continues to rise. The UN's top human rights official has said the campaign may violate international laws prohibiting the targeting of civilians, and the US has offered to try to broker a truce

Chris Bosh, Miami Heat finalizing 5-year, $118 million contract, according to report

Bosh is finalizing a huge deal to return to the Heat.<p>The Miami Heat are finalizing terms on a five-year, $118 million contract to re-sign free agent big man Chris Bosh, reports Yahoo Sports Adrian Wojnarowski. Bosh was in advanced discussions with the Houston Rockets, but will re-sign in Miami …

Report: Pau Gasol turned down 2-year, $20 million-plus Lakers deal

Pau Gasol reportedly is moving on after six-and-a-half seasons in Los Angeles.<p><b>More Offseason Analysis: Coaching changes, news | Free Agency | …

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