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Dylann Roof

Dylann Roof convicted of federal hate crimes in Charleston church rampage

Self-proclaimed white supremacist Dylann Roof was convicted of federal hate crimes Thursday, after jurors deliberated for a short period of time in the case...
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European shares ease after Trump inaguration

European shares fell, heading for their biggest weekly loss since before Donald Trump won the U.S presidential election in November, as investors grew cautious...
US Embassy

Fake U.S. Embassy in Ghana shutdown

Authorities in Ghana have busted a fake U.S. embassy in the capital Accra, run by a criminal network that had issued visas illegally for...
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Donald Trump annoys China further

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said the United States did not necessarily have to stick to its long-standing position that Taiwan is part of “one...
Obama

Obama commutes 1,023 sentences

Outgoing President Barack Obama has commuted the sentences of 1,023 federal prison inmates to shorter sentences. The figure is more than the past 11 presidents...
Obama

From Cuba to Iran, Obama’s international legacy endangered by Trump

US President Barack Obama entered office in 2009 vowing to rebuild the United States' standing on the world stage. Eight years later, as Obama...
Obama

Obama ahead of Trump: “At my core, I think we’re going to be OK”

US President Barack Obama reflected Wednesday on eight years in office and expressed optimism for the future of the United States, closing his last...

800,000 storm Trump’s inauguration venue

No fewer than 800,000 people are expected to attend the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the U.S. on Friday. The number...
Oldest living American

Oldest living American celebrates 114th birthday in New Jersey

A New Jersey woman celebrated her 114th birthday five months after being named the oldest living American. Adele Dunlap celebrated the milestone birthday in an...
John Kerry

Two-state solution imperiled, Kerry says in parting shot at Israel

John Kerry used one his last speeches as US secretary of state to scold Israel for expanding its settlements, warning that it put the...