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More US Companies End Marketing Programs With National Rifle Association Three more companies say they have ended marketing programs with the National Rifle Association (NRA), as gun control advocates stepped up pressure on firms to cut ties to the gun industry following last weeks school shooting in Florida. Activists have po
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Zimbabwes Opposition Names Acting Leader Zimbabwes main opposition party says its acting leader will stay at the helm following the death of former Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai earlier this month. But signs of internal division remain, something analysts say could handicap the opposition wit
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Unlocking Secrets of a Sharp Mind at Old Age There is no clear and easy way to tell when a person's thinking process has peaked, but most scientists agree that intelligence starts slowly deteriorating somewhere around age 70. However, some individuals' minds stay sharp well beyond that age and resea
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EU Top Diplomat: Donors Raised $510 Million for G5 Sahel Force As Europe seeks to stop migrants and militants reaching its shores, EU's Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini said Friday that international donors have raised more than $500 million for a multinational military force in West Africa's Sahel region. VOA
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Young People Build Multicultural Bridges in Iraq After the defeat of ISIS, the cultural melting pot the extremists left behind has become polarized and fragmented. Healing that divide is the goal of the Middle East Sustainable Peace Organization, which organized a program to promote coexistence and tole
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With Islamic State Defeated, Iraqis Look to Rebuild Mosul In June 2014, Islamic State fighters seized the northern Iraqi city of Mosul. It took the U.S.-backed Iraqi military three years to liberate the city, finally defeating the terrorists last July. Last week, the international community raised $30 billion in
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Trump Pushes to Arm Some Teachers in Wake of Florida School Shooting U.S. President Donald Trump repeated his call to arm some teachers in the wake of the high school shooting in Florida. Trump spoke before a conservative group near Washington. He is the latest in a series of U.S. presidents forced to deal with the impact
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Attacks Across Afghanistan Leave Dozens Dead, Wounded A suicide bomber killed at least two and wounded seven in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group in the diplomatic area of Afghanistans capital Saturday, and at least 18 soldiers died in an attack on a checkpoint by Taliban insurgents in the country
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Nanette Fabray, Award-Winning Star of Stage, Film and TV, Dies at 97 Nanette Fabray, the vivacious, award-winning star of the stage, film and television, has died at 97. Fabrays son, Dr. Jamie MacDougall, told The Associated Press his mother died Thursday at her home in Palos Verdes Estates. Fabray launched her career at a
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At Trump's Home Military Base, Airmen Share Stories of Diversity President Donald Trump's first year in office has at times been racially charged, from his push to temporarily ban citizens from certain countries to his comments after a race riot in Charlottesville, Virginia, when some said he didn't swiftly condemn whi
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