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Why Mahmoud Abbas dissolved the Palestinian parliament - and what it means for the future

2 days ago   |   The Washington Post

It's another move toward the centralization of power.
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Shah of Iran modernized his nation but vacillated in crisis

4 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - At the height of his power in 1971, Iran's Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi drew world leaders to a wind-swept luxury tent city, offering a lavish...
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Palestinians take over as chair of UN developing countries

5 days ago   |   National Post

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas took over as head of the key group of developing countries at the United Nations Tuesday with a promise to confront “assaults” on...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, ASAP Rocky, More to Speak at SXSW 2019

5 days ago   |   Pitchfork

Also on the docket: Chance the Rapper manager Pat Corcoran, ABBA's Björn Ulvaeus, Wyclef Jean, others
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SAfrica fast bowlers deliver 3-0 series sweep over Pakistan

6 days ago   |   National Post

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's fast bowlers delivered a 107-run win in the final test and a 3-0 series whitewash over Pakistan on Monday. South Africa finished off Pakistan...
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In role reversal, Abbas pressures Hamas as Israel allows aid

7 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territory - The Western-backed Palestinian Authority is threatening to step up pressure on Hamas amid renewed tensions in Gaza, even as Israel allows a...
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In role reversal, Abbas pressures Hamas as Israel allows aid

7 days ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

Palestinian Authority ups pressure on Hamas amid renewed Gaza tensions as Israel allows Qatari aid to militant group
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Palestinian Authority cuts off Hamas lawmakers' salaries

11 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territory - The Palestinian Authority has cut off the salaries of Hamas lawmakers in the West Bank, the latest in a series of recent measures that have...
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Family of Five Killed in Car Crash: Everything We Know About Kentucky Wrong Way Crash, Michigan Family

13 days ago   |   Newsweek

A pickup truck driving the wrong way on 1-75 struck the Abbas' car as they were returning from a family trip.
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Michigan family of five killed by suspected drunk driver

Michigan family of five killed by suspected drunk driver

13 days ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

A family of five from Michigan was killed when a suspected drunken driver heading the wrong way on a Kentucky highway slammed into their vehicle as they were returning home...
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Patriots stop Chiefs in OT to gain third consecutive Super Bowl appearance

Patriots stop Chiefs in OT to gain third consecutive Super Bowl appearance

The New England Patriots will face the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII on Feb. 3. Read more ...

New England Patriots will face Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII

New England Patriots will face Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII

After two nail-biting conference title games that went into overtime, the teams for Super Bowl LIII are set. The New England Patriots will take on the Los Angeles Rams in this... Read more ...

Harry Connick Jr sent an open letter to the NFL threatening he won't watch...

Harry Connick Jr sent an open letter to the NFL threatening he won't watch the Super Bowl over blown call that went against the New Orleans Saints

The Los Angeles Rams defeated the New Orleans Saints for a spot in Super Bowl LIII with the help of a blown call near the end of regulation. Noted Saints fan Harry Connick Jr... Read more ...

NFC championship: Rams defeat Saints in overtime

NFC championship: Rams defeat Saints in overtime

A 57-yard field goal in overtime for the Los Angeles Rams landed a 26-23 victory over the New Orleans Saints. Read more ...

Giuliani says 'so what' if Trump and former attorney discussed testimony

Giuliani says 'so what' if Trump and former attorney discussed testimony

President Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani said the president never asked his former personal attorney to lie. But Giuliani also didn't rule out that they might have discussed... Read more ...

Patriots, Rams earn Super Bowl berths with OT wins

Patriots, Rams earn Super Bowl berths with OT wins

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The New England Patriots are headed to their third straight Super Bowl, once more thanks to Tom Brady's brilliance. Read more ...

Rams complete remarkable, controversial comeback for Super Bowl berth

Rams complete remarkable, controversial comeback for Super Bowl berth

In a remarkable comeback season, the Rams saved their best comeback for the NFC title game. Greg Zuerlein kicked a 57-yard field goal in overtime to lift Los Angeles to a... Read more ...

World's oldest man dies at 113

World's oldest man dies at 113

The world's oldest man - who spent his days soaking in Japan's hot springs and watching sumo wrestling - died early Sunday. He was 113. Masazo Nonaka died peacefully in his... Read more ...

Adam Long wins Desert Classic for first PGA Tour title

Adam Long wins Desert Classic for first PGA Tour title

Making his sixth career start on the tour, Long closed with a 7-under 65 on the Stadium Course at PGA West to beat playing partners Phil Mickelson and Adam Hadwin by a stroke. Read more ...

Canceled flights, delayed trains and icy roads as winter storm moves east

Canceled flights, delayed trains and icy roads as winter storm moves east

The storm system has brought dangerous conditions to roads, railways and airports, where one airline alone proactively canceled nearly 800 flights. Read more ...