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 U.S. President Barack Obama answers questions after his end of the year press conference in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, December 19, 2014.
North Korea said U.S. accusations that it was involved in a cyberattack on Sony Pictures were "groundless slander" and that it was wanted a joint investigation into the incident with the United States. An...
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Islamic State commander- AFP PHOTO
The Pentagon has hailed the deaths of several top leaders of the Islamic State group, but experts say this is far from enough to cripple what has proven to be a resilient organisation. US officials say air strikes have...
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Police work at the scene of a stabbing attack at a home (L) in Cairns, northern Queensland, December 19, 2014.
The 37-year-old mother of most of the eight children found dead in a mass stabbing in Australia's tropical northern city of Cairns was arrested on Saturday for murder. Detective Inspector Bruno Asnicar said the...
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Barack Obama
US President Barack Obama warned Friday that Washington "will respond" to North Korea's cyber attack on Sony Pictures over "The Interview," a satirical film about a CIA plot to kill Kim Jong-Un....
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Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen is pictured at his residence in Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania September 24, 2013.
CREDIT: REUTERS/SELAHATTIN SEVI/ZAMAN DAILY VIA CIHAN NEWS AGENCY
 A Turkish court issued an arrest warrant on Friday for U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen whose followers are accused by President Tayyip Erdogan of leading a terrorist plot to seize power, according to...

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 AFP/File | Saudi Arabia is the only country in the world where women are not allowed to drive
Saudi authorities have blocked the website of a regional human rights group...
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1 OF 2. Schoolchildren take part in a prayer for victims of the Taliban attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar, in the northern Indian city of Mathura, December 17, 2014. At least 132 students and nine staff members were killed on Tuesday when Taliban gunmen broke into the school and opened fire, witnesses said, in the bloodiest massacre the country has seen for years.
CREDIT: REUTERS/K. K. ARORA (INDIA - TAGS: CIVIL UNREST CRIME LAW SOCIETY)
The massacre of more than 130 Pakistani school children by Taliban gunmen...
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