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Communist China Lectures Trump on Merits of Global Capitalism

The Chinese president appears to be projecting his country as the world's new bastion of global capitalism.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:01:00 GMT
British PM Announces 'Hard Brexit' Will Completely Quit EU

In a major speech, Theresa May said Britain will seek a clean break and not 'anything that leaves us half-in, half-out.' The U.K. won't 'hold on to bits of membership,' nor seek associate or partial membership of the bloc, she said.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:44:52 GMT
Russia Sees Dialogue With Trump on Nukes, Syria: Lavrov

Russia hopes for cooperation with the Trump administration on "strategic stability" and hacking allegations are "false," its foreign minister said.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:10:10 GMT
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Roberto Martinez told NBC News that his sister, Alejandra Villanueva, was killed in the attack at the Blue Parrot nightclub in Playa Del Carmen.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:03:00 GMT
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:32:00 GMT
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:35:00 GMT
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A Nigerian Air Force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists mistakenly bombed a refugee camp Tuesday, a Borno state official said. A Red Cross worker said 20 volunteers with the aid group had been killed.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:16:00 GMT
Singer Stops Concert to 'Rescue' Woman Being Sexually Harassed

Popular Pakistani singer Atif Aslam took a stand against sexual harassment this past weekend.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:07:00 GMT
9 Things Trump Has Said That Might Make Putin Smile

A selection of quotes from the president-elect.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:23:00 GMT
Putin Says Obama Admin Is Trying to Undermine Trump's Legitimacy

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday accused the Obama administration of trying to 'undermine the legitimacy' of Donald Trump's regime by spreading 'fake' information.

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:16:00 GMT
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