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Anger erupts at U.N. climate summit as major economies resist bold action
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Anger erupts at U.N. climate summit as major economies resist bold action

MADRID (Reuters) - Major economies resisted calls for bolder climate commitments as a U.N. summit in Madrid limped toward a delayed conclusion on Saturday, dimming hopes that nations will act in time to stop rising temperatures devastating people and the natural world. With the two-week gathering s... Read full article

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Opinion: Trump is right to take aim at anti-Semitism on college campuses
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Opinion: Trump is right to take aim at anti-Semitism on college campuses

In accordance with the executive order, the Department of Education may withhold funding under Title VI to institutions that turn a blind eye to anti-Jewish bias. At the center of the need for this action is the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign, a movement to delegitimize Israel., In theor... Read full article

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Supporters throng streets as Myanmar leader Suu Kyi returns from The Hague
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Supporters throng streets as Myanmar leader Suu Kyi returns from The Hague

NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - Thousands of supporters of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi thronged the streets of the capital Naypyitaw on Saturday to celebrate her arrival back from The Hague, where she defended the country against genocide charges. The Nobel laureate waved as her black car drove slowly pa... Read full article

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How fake accounts pushing inflammatory content went viral -- with the help of YouTube's algorithms
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How fake accounts pushing inflammatory content went viral -- with the help of YouTube's algorithms

Many of the accounts, which mostly used footage from CNN, but also employed some video from Fox News, exploited a YouTube feature that automatically creates channels on certain topics. Those topic channels are then automatically populated by videos related to the topic — including, in this case, b... Read full article

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Kosher market shooting spree prompts security drills for anti-Semitic threats
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Kosher market shooting spree prompts security drills for anti-Semitic threats

Fox News’ Bryan Llenas reports from Jersey City. This week's fatal shooting spree at a kosher supermarket in New Jersey underscores the array of threats facing Jewish Americans, community leaders say, as well as the importance of training to cope with unexpected dangers in everyday situations. C... Read full article

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Shaq jokes that Stevie Wonder isn't really blind after elevator encounter
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Shaq jokes that Stevie Wonder isn't really blind after elevator encounter

Fox News Flash top entertainment and celebrity headlines for Dec. 14 are here. Check out what's clicking today in entertainment. Shaquille O'Neal isn't convinced that Stevie Wonder is blind after a funny encounter in an elevator. The NBA legend, 47, was co-hosting "Inside The NBA" on Thursday night... Read full article

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North Korea conducts new test at rocket site, aims to 'overpower U.S. nuclear threats'
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North Korea conducts new test at rocket site, aims to 'overpower U.S. nuclear threats'

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea said it had successfully conducted another test at a satellite launch site, the latest in a string of developments aimed at “restraining and overpowering the nuclear threat of the U.S.”, state news agency KCNA reported on Saturday. The test was conducted on Friday... Read full article

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Mnuchin says trade deal with China to boost global economy
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Mnuchin says trade deal with China to boost global economy

DOHA (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday a “phase one” trade deal between the United States and China was “very good” for global economic growth, and added that the second phase could come in several steps. The United States and China cooled their trade war o... Read full article

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Analysis: Trump hates the courts, but they could help him fight impeachment
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Analysis: Trump hates the courts, but they could help him fight impeachment

Trump has been able to stall moves against him through multiple lawsuits, including as he refuses to turn over financial documents to the US House and prevents former administration officials from testifying., His lawyers continue to take advantage of the protracted nature of litigation, especially ... Read full article

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Trump faces fight-or-flight moment in Senate impeachment trial
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Trump faces fight-or-flight moment in Senate impeachment trial

Analysis: With his legacy, his re-election and his movement on the line, it would be quite a retreat for the president to sidestep a full Senate trial. Read full article

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Endangered Mexican gray wolves getting help at a New Mexico zoo
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Endangered Mexican gray wolves getting help at a New Mexico zoo

A zoo in Albuquerque has had 72 pups born, though not all have survived. About 30 percent of all Mexican wolf pups die within the first year. Read full article

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The Senate just confirmed a new FDA head with an appalling response to vaping
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The Senate just confirmed a new FDA head with an appalling response to vaping

The new agency chief has no answer for stopping e-cigarette use and deaths. That should be disqualifying, not reason for bipartisan support. Read full article

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Kawhi, PG both eclipse 40 points in 'special' night
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Kawhi, PG both eclipse 40 points in 'special' night

Paul George had 46 points and Kawhi Leonard had 42 in Friday's 124-117 win over the Wolves, as the Clippers' All-Star duo became the 21st pair in NBA history to score 40 or more each in a game. Read full article

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Ex-Sudan strongman al-Bashir gets 2 years for corruption
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Ex-Sudan strongman al-Bashir gets 2 years for corruption

He is also wanted by the International Criminal Court on charges of war crimes and genocide linked to the Darfur conflict in the 2000s. Read full article

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Bernie Sanders retracts Cenk Uyger endorsement after backlash
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Bernie Sanders retracts Cenk Uyger endorsement after backlash

Sanders had come under fire from supporters for backing someone who had made demeaning and controversial comments about women, Muslims and African Americans. Read full article

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