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Pakistan Stock Exchange Attack Leaves Several Dead

Pakistan Stock Exchange Attack Leaves Several Dead

Pakistan Stock Exchange Attack Leaves Several Dead Pakistan Stock Exchange Attack Leaves Several Dead Separatist gunmen tried to storm Pakistan’s stock exchange in the city of Karachi on Monday, killing three security officers and hurting several people before security officers shot the attackers, officials said. Officials reported that four gunmen drove up to the gate in front of the exchange, …

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Biden Readies Attack on Facebook’s Speech Policies

Biden Readies Attack on Facebook’s Speech Policies

Biden Readies Attack on Facebook’s Speech Policies Biden Readies Attack on Facebook’s Speech Policies The video criticizing Facebook will be narrated by Mr. Biden’s deputy campaign director, Kate Bedingfield. It will warn that Facebook’s inaction toward Mr. Trump threatens the election and puts Americans in harm’s way. The goal is to publicly pressure Facebook’s leadership to restrict misinformation by politicians …

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President of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza, 55, Dies of Heart Attack

President of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza, 55, Dies of Heart Attack

President of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza, 55, Dies of Heart Attack President of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza, 55, Dies of Heart Attack NAIROBI, Kenya — President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi died of heart failure on Monday just weeks after a crucial election to choose a successor to replace him after 15 years of autocratic rule over the Central African nation. He was …

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‘Angry and appalled’: Former defence secretary James Mattis launches blistering attack on Trump for response to protests

'Angry and appalled': Former defence secretary James Mattis launches blistering attack on Trump for response to protests

‘Angry and appalled’: Former defence secretary James Mattis launches blistering attack on Trump for response to protests ‘Angry and appalled’: Former defence secretary James Mattis launches blistering attack on Trump for response to protests James Mattis, a former defence secretary in the Trump administration, staged a rare intervention on Wednesday to criticise the president for his response to nationwide protests over the …

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Australia Asks for Investigation After Police Attack 2 Journalists in U.S.

Australia Asks for Investigation After Police Attack 2 Journalists in U.S.

Australia Asks for Investigation After Police Attack 2 Journalists in U.S. Australia Asks for Investigation After Police Attack 2 Journalists in U.S. The Australian prime minister has called for an investigation into how police officers treated two Australian journalists who were covering a protest outside the White House on Monday. The two journalists, on assignment for Australia’s Channel 7, one …

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Twitter Comes Under Attack From Trump’s Supporters

Twitter Comes Under Attack From Trump’s Supporters

Twitter Comes Under Attack From Trump’s Supporters Twitter Comes Under Attack From Trump’s Supporters OAKLAND, Calif. — Not long after Twitter added a warning label to two of President Trump’s tweets on Tuesday, his supporters swung into action. On Twitter, Mr. Trump’s adherents targeted one of the company’s executives for old tweets in which he had criticized the president and …

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Clinic Bombed as Afghan Forces Fend Off Taliban Attack on Kunduz

Clinic Bombed as Afghan Forces Fend Off Taliban Attack on Kunduz

Clinic Bombed as Afghan Forces Fend Off Taliban Attack on Kunduz Clinic Bombed as Afghan Forces Fend Off Taliban Attack on Kunduz KABUL, Afghanistan — In a day of intensifying violence across Afghanistan, the country’s security forces bombed a clinic in the northern province of Kunduz on Tuesday in their efforts to thwart another coordinated assault by the Taliban on …

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A Rocket Attack. Two Narratives. This Is What Happened.

A Rocket Attack. Two Narratives. This Is What Happened.

A Rocket Attack. Two Narratives. This Is What Happened. A Rocket Attack. Two Narratives. This Is What Happened. When 16 rockets were fired at a small American base in southern Afghanistan last fall, the Taliban trumpeted the attack as a blood bath, claiming they had killed “tens” of Americans. The U.S.-led mission in Kabul downplayed it. The insurgents were lying, …

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Elon Musk says he’s selling all his possessions so people can’t attack him for being a billionaire

Elon Musk says he’s selling all his possessions so people can’t attack him for being a billionaire

Elon Musk says he’s selling all his possessions so people can’t attack him for being a billionaire Elon Musk says he’s selling all his possessions so people can’t attack him for being a billionaire Elon Musk says he has chosen to sell all of his possessions so that people can no longer “attack” him for being a billionaire. The Tesla …

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Gen. Frederick Kroesen, 97, Dies; Survived a Terrorist Attack

Gen. Frederick Kroesen, 97, Dies; Survived a Terrorist Attack

Gen. Frederick Kroesen, 97, Dies; Survived a Terrorist Attack Gen. Frederick Kroesen, 97, Dies; Survived a Terrorist Attack Gen. Frederick Kroesen led combat troops in three wars, held major Army command posts and served as vice chief of staff of the Army. But when he died on April 30 in Alexandria, Va., at 97, he was remembered as well for …

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