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Last Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, get life terms

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — The last surviving leaders of the communist Khmer Rouge regime that brutally ruled Cambodia in the 1970s were convicted of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes Friday by an international tribunal. Load Error Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan were sentenced to life in prison, the same punishment they are already […]

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US to cut Africom troops amid focus on Russia and China

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption About 10% of US troops in Africa will be redeployed amid a focus away from counterterrorism operations in West Africa The US is cutting hundreds of troops in Africa as it focuses on countering threats from Russia and China. Around 700 counter-terrorism troops will be removed over the next […]

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bitter US Senate race headed to a hand recount

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s acrimonious U.S. Senate contest is headed to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by fewer than 13,000 votes. The contest for governor between Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum appeared all but […]

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Trump to visit California amid wildfires

© Getty Images Trump to visit California amid wildfires President Trump will travel to California on Saturday as deadly wildfires continue to ravage the state. White House spokesperson Lindsay Walters said Trump will “meet with individuals impacted by the wildfires,” but provided no other details about his trip. The visit was announced days after […]

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Crash involving motorcycle restricts traffic in Tempe

© Provided by Gannett Co., Inc. A traffic collision caused closures at the intersection of Rural Road and Minton Drive on Thursday evening, the Tempe Police Department tweeted out.  Television news stations showed the collision involving two vehicles and a motorcycle.  Police tweeted at about 8 p.m. that northbound Rural Road from Baseline Road and […]

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The Met Reinvents Itself, Yet the Ushers Remain the Same

Category: Entertainment,Music And because of this, patrons today need the ushers more than ever. While subscribers quickly learn to navigate the house, new arrivals are often lost without assistance. But the ushers’ role has always been about much more than orientation. “They are the diplomats and missionaries for opera,” said Peter Gelb, the opera’s general […]

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Katya Jones reminisces about ‘great memories’ with Neil Jones after Seann Walsh kiss | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

Category: Entertainment,Gossip Katya Jones took to Instagram last night to reminisce about performing with husband Neil Jones in Blackpool. The professional dancer, who wed her co-star back in 2013 before Strictly Come Dancing, spoke of their “great memories” in view of her 122,000 followers. The 29-year-old addressed her spouse’s different look alongside the two throwback […]

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Gessica Notaro attacker gets 15 years for acid attack

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Gessica Notaro has become a public symbol of violence against women in Italy A man who disfigured a former Miss Italy finalist by throwing acid in her face has been jailed for 15 years by an appeal court in Bologna. Gessica Notaro’s ex-boyfriend, Edson Tavares, was originally given a […]

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Easy, affordable Arizona road trips from Phoenix

Gold King Gold King Mine and Ghost Town | Sitting a mile north of Jerome, Gold King Mine and Ghost Town harbors an assortment of ramshackle buildings, a menagerie of friendly animals and a sprawling array of rusted machinery that forever teeters between ruin and redemption. This is paradise for gearheads and photographers. |Details: 928-634-0053, […]

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Here’s a list of when retailers will be open

Category: Finance,Retail Retailers are gearing up for shoppers to turn up in droves this holiday season, with sales for the industry expected to climb more than 4 percent from a year ago, topping $700 billion. And during the holidays, many shoppers will take advantage of key shopping days like Black Friday and Cyber Monday to […]

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UK’s Gove says he has confidence in PM May

FILE PHOTO – Britain’s Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Michael Gove arrives at 10 Downing Street, London, Britain, November 12, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Senior Eurosceptic minister Michael Gove said on Friday he had confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May and was focused on working for a good deal […]

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Germany preparing for all possible Brexit scenarios: ministry

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany is preparing for all possible Brexit scenarios, an Economy Ministry spokeswoman said on Friday, adding that the ministry was closely examining a draft agreement on Britain’s departure from the European Union. “We have only just seen the draft and we are examining it now, and taking precautions in every respect for […]

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Turkish police detain 12 in probe of rights activist: media

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish police detained 12 people, including two prominent academics, on Friday as part of an investigation into leading rights activist and businessman Osman Kavala and his cultural organization, state media said. Pro-government media said they were arrested over the mass protests against Tayyip Erdogan’s government which erupted at Istanbul’s Gezi Park in […]

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2018 CMA Awards fashion hits and misses

From a distance, Bebe Rexha’s black and gold sequined gown appeared to be fun and glam, but upon closer inspection, it was actually quite confusing. The “Meant To Be” songstress had a random black ruffle on one shoulder strap, another placed on the hip, a barrage of gemstones down her bust and zippers at the […]

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U.S. to oppose U.N. Golan resolution, wins Israeli praise

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – The United States said it would oppose on Friday for the first time an annual resolution at the United Nations calling on Israel to rescind its authority in the occupied Golan Heights, drawing praise from Israeli officials. FILE PHOTO: An Israeli soldier stands near the Quneitra crossing in the Golan Heights on […]

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Memphis basketball player Karim Sameh Azab dies after battle with leukemia

© Provided by USA Today Sports Media Group LLC Memphis basketball player Karim Sameh Azab died Thursday after an eight-month battle with leukemia, a university spokesman confirmed.   Azab, 22, announced in April that he had been diagnosed with leukemia after the 2017-18 regular season.  Former Memphis coach Tubby Smith told The Commercial Appeal in April that Azab began complaining of discomfort […]

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At least 42 feared dead in Zimbabwe bus fire

HARARE (Reuters) – Police in Zimbabwe pulled the charred remains of passengers from a bus that caught fire overnight in the south of the country and said at least 42 people were feared dead and more than 20 were taken to hospital with injuries, state broadcaster ZEC said. The bus was traveling from Bulawayo city […]

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NYT series about Moscow’s plot to ‘tear West apart’ is a jewel of psychological projection (VIDEO) — RT World News

Russia has been scheming for decades to splinter the West with civilization-shattering fake news, claims a shocking three-part film series published by the New York Times. The series was filed under “op-ed” for a reason, however. Russia’s alleged “meddling” in the 2016 presidential election is the “culmination of Moscow’s decades-long campaign to tear the West […]