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Krishnadev Calamur

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U.S. Drone Strikes Target Suspected Al-Qaida Militants In Yemen

Monday, January 26, 2015

The strikes come just days after Yemen's the U.S.-backed government resigned in the face of an uprising by Shiite Houthi rebels, effectively leaving the country with no government.

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India's Modi Makes A Name For Himself — Literally — In Meeting With Obama

Monday, January 26, 2015

The Indian prime minister wore a suit with pinstripes that read "Narendra Damodardas Modi." The reaction on social media was scathing, but Modi is often lauded for his fashion choices.

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Greece's Left-Wing Prime Minister Takes Charge

Monday, January 26, 2015

Alexis Tsipras, who led Syriza to an improbable win in the parliamentary election, was sworn in today amid fears about what his win means for the country's bailout agreements with the European Union.

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'Quad Copter' Flew Into, Crashed On White House Grounds, Secret Service Says

Monday, January 26, 2015

The Secret Service says the overnight incident is being investigated. The White House says the device posed no threat. The president and the first lady are in India.

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Obama Attends India's Republic Day Celebrations

Monday, January 26, 2015

The president became the first U.S. head of state to attend a parade to mark the day India adopted its constitution.

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From New Jersey To Maine, Northeast Braces For Massive Blizzard

Monday, January 26, 2015

The potentially historic nor'easter could bring more than 2 feet of snow to the region today and Tuesday. Travel is expected to be affected, with thousands of flights already canceled.

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Who Is The New Saudi King?

Friday, January 23, 2015

King Salman, 79, presided over the transformation of the Saudi capital, with a record of good governance, but he isn't known as a reformer and is unlikely to shift the course of Saudi politics.

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TSA Agents Discovered 2,212 Guns At Airport Checkpoints In 2014

Friday, January 23, 2015

Grenades and blades were also found. In most cases, people forgot they had them. Our favorite discovery: a knife in an enchilada. The TSA said "the passenger's intent was delicious, not malicious."

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Fate Of Japanese Hostages Unclear After Islamic State's Deadline Lapses

Friday, January 23, 2015

A video purportedly by the militants says "the countdown has begun." Japan says it's still trying to secure Haruna Yukawa and Kenji Goto's release. The Islamists want $200 million for their release.

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Saudi King Abdullah Leaves Behind A Complex Legacy

Friday, January 23, 2015

In the wake of the king's death, he is being remembered as a man who laid the foundation for reform, but also as someone who promised much but accomplished little.

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Citing Proximity Of Israeli Election, Obama Won't Meet With Netanyahu

Thursday, January 22, 2015

A White House spokeswoman, said the U.S. wanted "to avoid the appearance of influencing a democratic election." Israel's election is March 17. Netanyahu is due to address Congress March 3.

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Patriots Coach Bill Belichick Denies Knowledge Of Deflated Footballs

Thursday, January 22, 2015

His comments come amid reports that 11 of 12 footballs used by the New England Patriots in the AFC championship game were underinflated — an apparent advantage. The NFL is investigating the matter.

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ECB Unveils Massive Bond-Buying Stimulus Program For Eurozone

Thursday, January 22, 2015

The European Central Bank chief said the bank will buy 60 billion euros' worth of bonds each month until either September 2016 or inflation reaches about 2 percent.

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Newtown, Conn., Council Votes To Raze Sandy Hook Shooter's Home

Thursday, January 22, 2015

The Newtown Legislative Council voted to tear down the 3,100-square foot home. The house is where gunman Adam Lanza killed his mother before his shooting spree at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012.

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London Mayor Boris Johnson Settles U.S. Tax Bill Ahead Of Visit

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Johnson, who holds dual U.S.-U.K. citizenship, had called the IRS bill "outrageous" and said he wouldn't pay it. But The Financial Times reports he has settled the approximately $44,000 bill.

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Houthi Rebels Remain In Place In Yemen's Capital Despite Deal

Thursday, January 22, 2015

The Shiite rebels were still positioned outside the residence of Yemen's president, despite agreeing to withdraw from there and other positions in exchange for major concessions.

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Boehner Invites Israel's Netanyahu To Address Congress On Iran

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

The White House, which was not informed of the invitation, called it a departure from diplomatic protocol. House Speaker John Boehner said, "Congress can make this decision on its own."

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Is Your Online Password On The Worst-Password List?

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

SplashData, an Internet security services firm, has released its annual list of 25 worst Internet passwords. Topping the list: "123456" and "password."

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Anti-Islam Protesters Plan Massive Rally In Leipzig, Germany

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

As many as 60,000 people are expected to attend the rally, in what could be one of the biggest protests in the eastern German city since pro-democracy marches a quarter-century ago.

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Google's Stake In SpaceX Puts It Closer To Goal Of Internet Access For All

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Elon Musk's SpaceX received a $1 billion investment from Google and Fidelity, which now own slightly less than 10 percent of the firm. SpaceX is currently valued at $10 billion.

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