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U.K. state visit turns from pomp and pageantry to foreign policy
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President Trump is spending three days in Britain celebrating the 'special relationship' between Britain and the United States.          

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Germany's Infineon to buy Cypress in 9-bn-euro deal
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German chipmaker Infineon sealed a definitive agreement to make an offer for US competitor Cypress that values the firm at around nine billion euros ($10.1 billion), the two companies said in a statement Monday. Infineon, which has been grappling with a bout of consolidation in the semiconductor sector, said it agreed to pay $23.85 per […]

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Car bombing kills 19 in Syria’s Azaz: monitor
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At least 19 people were killed Sunday in a car bomb near a bustling market and mosque in a rebel-held city in northwestern Syria, a war monitor said. Four children were among those killed in the explosion in Azaz, in the heart of a Turkish zone of influence in Aleppo province, said the Syrian Observatory […]

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‘God, Please Help Her’: Indian Parents Agonize Over Radicalization Of Their Children
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ISIS has radicalized people around the world. But even with one of the world’s largest Muslim populations, India has had very few cases of radicalization — until recently. Most cases are in the south. (Image credit: Lauren Frayer/NPR)

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Five key takeaways from the EU elections
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The EU elections have been marked by successes for the far right, a surge by the Greens and setbacks for traditional parties across the continent. The first results and projections suggested France’s eurosceptic far-right National Rally party led by Marine Le Pen was set to finish top in France, narrowly ahead of the ruling faction […]

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After Trump and Brexit, the EU Parliament vote could further a populist wave
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European voters will elect 751 lawmakers, and anti-EU parties could take more than a third of the seats in the European Parliament.        

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Ex-Uber driver responsible for torture in Somalia, jury finds
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A former Uber driver was responsible for torture while serving as a colonel in the Somali army in the 1980s, a jury has found.

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Six Die In Jakarta Riots After President Joko Widodo’s Election Win Is Confirmed
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Saying he will not tolerate rioting, Widodo adds, “The military and the police will carry out stern actions in accordance with the law,” (Image credit: Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)

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Nepalese Sherpa Sets Mount Everest Record (Again), Climbing Mountain Twice In A Week
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A Nepalese mountain climber has now climbed Mount Everest a record 24 times — and he’s hoping to do it one more time before he retires. (Image credit: Prakash Mathema/AFP/Getty Images)

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