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 2017-06-25 08:49 

Reuters

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Brexit commission needed to draw poison from debate: Archbishop... +

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, called on Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday to set up a cross-party commission to ...

 2017-06-25 08:34 

Reuters Canada

Brexit commission needed to draw poison from debate: Archbishop... +

LONDON (Reuters) - The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, called on Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday to set up a cross-party commission to draw much of the poison from the debate over Britain's...

 2017-06-25 08:03 

AP

AP analysis shows how gerrymandering benefited GOP in 2016... +

The 2016 presidential contest was awash with charges that the fix was in: Republican Donald Trump repeatedly claimed that the election was rigged against him, while Democrats have accused the Russians of stacking the odds in Trump's favor. Less attention ...

 2017-06-25 08:03 

Reuters Africa

Noves to stay on as France coach despite Bok battering... +

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Guy Noves will stay on as France coach despite the team's 3-0 whitewash by South Africa, the French Rugby Federation said.Saturday's 35-12 loss at Ellis Park was the 11th defeat...

 2017-06-25 08:03 

AFP

Court says Ivanka Trump must testify in knock-off shoes suit... +

President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka must give testimony later this year in a lawsuit against her apparel company, which is accused of lifting designs from a celebrated Italian shoemaker, a US judge ruled.The global network of Agence France Presse...

 2017-06-25 07:57 

Reuters Africa

Boks find renewed belief in series sweep of France... +

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's revival in 2017 has been built on their intensity in defence and vigour at the breakdown, which was on display again in the dominant 35-12 victory over France at...

 2017-06-25 07:50 

Reuters Africa

Egypt's Sisi ratifies agreement transferring Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia... +

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ratified a maritime demarcation agreement that sees his country cede sovereignty over two uninhabited Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, the...

 2017-06-25 07:47 

Reuters Africa

Two hundred migrants rescued off Spanish coast... +

BARCELONA (Reuters) - More than 200 migrants found drifting in six dinghies off Spains southern coast were rescued on Saturday, the maritime rescue service said.Three boats were rescued in the Strait...

 2017-06-25 07:42 

Reuters Africa

East Libyan forces claim control of central Benghazi neighbourhood... +

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - East Libyan forces said they had gained control on Saturday over one of two remaining districts of Benghazi where they faced armed resistance.The advance in the central Souq...

 2017-06-25 07:34 

Reuters Africa

Olympic champs Rudisha, Kipruto lead Kenya team to London... +

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's Olympic 800 metres champion David Rudisha, world 400m hurdles champion Nicholas Bett and former Olympic 3,000m steeplechase champion Ezekiel Kemboi have made the team for this...

 2017-06-25 07:31 

Reuters

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Muslims in Asia pray for peace as Ramadan holy month ends... +

Muslims in Asia celebrated the Eid-al-Fitr religious holiday on Sunday with prayers for peace as they marked the end of Islam's holy month of Ramadan....

 2017-06-25 07:30 

Reuters Africa

Rugby-Etzebeth leads from the front as Boks batter France... +

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Lock Eben Etzebeth scored a try that epitomised the revival of South Africa following their disastrous 2016 as the Springboks made a clean sweep of the home series with France...

 2017-06-25 07:30 

UPI

UPI Almanac for Sunday, June 25, 2017... +

On June 25, 1950, North Korean forces invaded South Korea....

 2017-06-25 07:25 

Reuters Africa

Tens of thousands have fled violence in Congo Republic... +

BRAZZAVILLE (Reuters) - More than 80,000 people have fled their homes in Pool province surrounding Congo Republic's capital since the government began a military operation there last year, a joint U.N....

 2017-06-25 07:20 

Reuters Canada

Syria's more confident Assad gives Eid prayers in Hama... +

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad delivered prayers for Islam's Eid al-Fitr holiday in Hama on Sunday, the furthest he has traveled inside Syria in years, showing his growing confidence....

 2017-06-25 07:19 

Reuters

Kershaw wins 11th as Dodgers blank Rockies... +

Kershaw wins 11th as Dodgers blank RockiesLOS ANGELES -- The Colorado Rockies had one shot at the Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw on Sat...

 2017-06-25 07:17 

Reuters Canada

Muslims in Asia pray for peace as Ramadan holy month ends... +

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Muslims in Asia celebrated the Eid-al-Fitr religious holiday on Sunday with prayers for peace as they marked the end of Islam's holy month of Ramadan.As at the start of Ramadan,...

 2017-06-25 07:15 

Reuters Africa

Muslims in Asia pray for peace as Ramadan holy month ends... +

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Muslims in Asia celebrated the Eid-al-Fitr religious holiday on Sunday with prayers for peace as they marked the end of Islam's holy month of Ramadan.As at the start of Ramadan,...

 2017-06-25 07:11 

Reuters

McCullers, Reddick power Astros past Mariners... +

McCullers, Reddick power Astros past MarinersSEATTLE -- Lance McCullers Jr. is back.And more importantly, his back is pain-fr...

 2017-06-25 07:08 

Reuters

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Australian police use pepper spray to stop clashes at anti-immigration rally... +

Australian police fired pepper spray to break up clashes between right-wing nationalists and anti-racism protesters on the streets of Melbourne on Sunday, the latest protest held by anti-immigration groups in the country....

 2017-06-25 07:08 

Reuters

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Criminal gangs kill 11 in Mexico's Veracruz state... +

Eleven people were killed in Mexico's Veracruz state by criminal gangs on Saturday, including four children and the head of the state's federal police and two other federal police officers, Governor Miguel Angel Yunes said....

 2017-06-25 07:02 

Reuters

Israel's Frutarom buys 80 pct of Brazilian ice cream maker SDFLC... +

JERUSALEM, June 25 (Reuters) -* Israeli flavour and fine ingredients company FrutaromIndustries said on Sunday it acquired 80 percent ofSDFLC Brasi...

 2017-06-25 07:01 

Reuters Africa

Australian police use pepper spray to stop clashes at anti-immigration rally... +

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian police fired pepper spray to break up clashes between right-wing nationalists and anti-racism protesters on the streets of Melbourne on Sunday, the latest protest held by...

 2017-06-25 06:50 

AP

Sheriff: Teen injured after fall from Six Flags 'Sky Ride'... +

QUEENSBURY, N.Y. AP — Officials say a teenager fell from a stopped gondola ride at an upstate New York amusement park, tumbling into a crowd of park guests and employees gathered below in an effort to catch the victim before she hit the ground. The ...

 2017-06-25 06:44 

Reuters

Lamb, Herrmann help D-backs rout Phillies... +

Lamb, Herrmann help D-backs rout PhilliesPHOENIX -- Ben Lively the hitter fooled the high-scoring Arizona Diamondbacks a lot more than Ben Li...

 2017-06-25 06:36 

Reuters

Padres explode past Tigers with five-run eighth... +

Padres explode past Tigers with five-run eighthSAN DIEGO -- Ever since veteran Hector Sanchez went on the disabled list on May 7, the Padres...

 2017-06-25 06:36 

Reuters

[ World ]

More blood but no victory as Philippine drug war marks its first year... +

Launched a year ago, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal war on drugs has resulted in thousands of deaths, yet the street price of crystal methamphetamine in Manila has fallen and surveys show Filipinos are as anxious as ever about crime....

 2017-06-25 06:36 

Reuters

Kershaw wins 11th as Dodgers blank Rockies... +

LOS ANGELES -- Clayton Kershaw threw six shutout innings for his 11th win of 2017 and Joc Pederson homered to extend Los Angeles' streak of games wit...

 2017-06-25 06:27 

Reuters Canada

More blood but no victory as Philippine drug war marks its first year... +

MANILA (Reuters) - Launched a year ago, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal war on drugs has resulted in thousands of deaths, yet the street price of crystal methamphetamine in Manila has fallen...

 2017-06-25 06:25 

Reuters

Stray cats, killers and no regrets: Duterte's drug-war foe on life in jail... +

Philippine police have arrested more than 80,000 people during President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal war on drugs, but few as prominent or defiant as Leila de Lima....

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