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Obama's immigration orders will protect 5 million

President Barack Obama invited a showdown with newly empowered Republicans in Congress, ordering far‑reaching changes to the U. S. immigration system...

Japan's lower house dissolved for snap election

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dissolved the lower house of Japan's parliament Friday, paving the way for a general election next month.

Ebola-infected Cuban doctor arrives in Geneva

A Cuban doctor infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone arrived late Thursday in Geneva, where he will be treated for the deadly virus.

Painting by Hitler goes to auction

A 100-year‑old watercolor of Munich's city hall is expected to fetch at least 50,000 euros ($60,000) at auction this weekend, not so much for...

Molotov cocktails, clashes as thousands protest Mexico massacre

Protesters threw Molotov cocktails and clashed with riot police outside Mexico City's National...

US drone strike kills six suspected militants in northwest Pakistan

A U. S. drone strike killed six suspected militants in northwestern Pakistan, security officials said...

Residents battle worst snow in memory eastern US

The death toll from the worst snow in memory in western New York has risen to at least 10. Some areas of New York state along the Great Lakes had around 2...

Egypt's Sisi says pardon for Al Jazeera journalists 'being discussed'

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al‑Sisi suggested on Thursday he was considering pardoning...