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Ninth Suspect Arrested in Belgium in Connection with Paris Terror Attacks
December 24, 2015

Christian Müller/iStock/Thinkstock(BRUSSELS) — A ninth individual was arrested in Belgium this week in connection with last month’s Paris terror attacks. According…

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Fifty Taliban Fighters Killed as Afghan Forces Reclaim Key Buildings
December 24, 2015

MatthewBrosseau/iStock/Thinkstock(SANGIN, Afghanistan) — Fifty Taliban fighters have been killed as Afghan forces recaptured a police headquarters and a district governor’s office…

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Western Embassies in China Warn of Threats Around Christmas
December 24, 2015

doortje69/iStock/Thinkstock(BEIJING) — The U.S. Embassy in China on Thursday issued a security notice warning Westerners of potential threats on and around…

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UK Asking US Authorities Why British Muslims Are Being Denied Entry to US
December 23, 2015

danielfela/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) —  A Downing Street spokesman told ABC News that British officials are asking the US authorities to explain why…

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Underwater Search for MH370 to Be Completed By June 2016
December 23, 2015

igmarx/iStock Editorial/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) —  The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean will conclude in June…

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'Mystery of Gold Artifact' That Stumped Israeli Archaeologists Solved by Facebook User in Italy
December 23, 2015

silverjohn/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) —  The “mystery of a gold artifact” found at an archaeological site in a Jerusalem cemetery has been solved,…

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Russian Airstrikes Kill Hundreds of Syrian Civilians
December 23, 2015

Pawel Gaul/iStock/ThinkStock(ISTANBUL) — Russian airstrikes are responsible for killing hundreds of Syrian civilians, according to the latest report by human rights…

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Kabul Surrenders Sangin to Taliban
December 23, 2015

Sergio Delle Vedove/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) — Kabul, Afghanistan has effectively surrendered Sangin to the Taliban. Tribal elders confirmed to ABC News that…

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See Prince Harry's Christmas Card Photo
December 23, 2015

Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images(LONDON) — Just days after Kensington Palace released a new photo of Prince William’s family, the palace has shared…

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Israeli Embassy Only Gifting Products Made in Jewish Settlements
December 23, 2015

iStock/Thinkstock(JERUSALEM) — All of this year’s holiday gifts from the Israeli Embassy in Washington, D.C., will be from Jewish settlements inside the occupied West…

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