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Iran Says it Plans to Execute 17 People Accused of Being CIA-Trained Spies

51 minutes ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

Iran, locked in a worsening political standoff with Western powers, has handed down death sentences to several nationals accused of being part of a CIA-trained spy network...
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Puerto Rico prepares for massive protest to expel governor

53 minutes ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Puerto Rico braced early Monday for what many people expected to be one of the biggest protests ever seen in the U.S. territory as irate islanders...
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A Judge Is Freed. Can Venezuela Now Free Itself?

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The country has a chance to start loosening the grip of harsh disunity by releasing all of its political prisoners.
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The Making of Boris Johnson

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Campaigning for Brexit helped put Boris Johnson in position to become the British prime minister. Soon, he may have to figure out how to deliver it.
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Political pawns? Wives of French police officers demand govt action amid suicide epidemic

Political pawns? Wives of French police officers demand govt action amid suicide epidemic

2 hours ago   |   RT

Rising street violence coupled with government inaction has created intolerable conditions for France's police force, according to wives of officers who spoke with Ruptly...
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Europe ministers meet in Paris on divisive migrant issue

2 hours ago   |   ABC News

European ministers were meeting in Paris in a new step to find an accord on the divisive issue of how to deal with migrants crossing the Mediterranean but, shut out by Italy...
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Will Robert Mueller's Testimony Shift The Prevailing Winds In Washington?

Will Robert Mueller's Testimony Shift The Prevailing Winds In Washington?

2 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

All eyes in the capital - and many more in the nation - will be on the former special counsel this week in Congress. Whatever takes place, the political stakes are high. (Image...
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In Ukraine Snap Elections, New President Aims to Consolidate Power

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Volodymyr Zelensky, a former comedian who was elected in April, is seeking to strengthen his position by leading his party to control of the country's Parliament.
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Sure, Boris Johnson Is Funny. But Has He Ever Done a Job Well?

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

The man expected to become Britain's next prime minister, and to steer the country through Brexit, has a spotty record in previous roles as London mayor and foreign secretary.
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Boris Johnson Is How Britain Ends

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

Not with a bang, but with a burst of blond ambition.
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Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party amid calls for...

Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party amid calls for resignation

The announcement comes as hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans swarmed outside La Fortaleza in Old San Juan last week, demanding the governor resign. Read more ...

Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction, still frustrating...

Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction, still frustrating clinics

Clinics expressed concerns regarding the move, which slows a new rule against abortions Read more ...

Father of 6 died after being struck by a wave at the beach

Father of 6 died after being struck by a wave at the beach

OAK ISLAND, NC - A father of six has died after a wave struck him on a North Carolina beach and slammed him to the sand, breaking his neck, his wife said on Twitter. Lee... Read more ...

Yukiya Amano, The Head Of U.N. Nuclear Watchdog, Dies At 72

Yukiya Amano, The Head Of U.N. Nuclear Watchdog, Dies At 72

Amano, who was director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, was instrumental in negotiations leading to the 2015 deal with Iran to limit its nuclear program. Read more ...

Iran busted 17 spies linked to CIA, some received death sentence - media

Iran busted 17 spies linked to CIA, some received death sentence - media

Iranian secret services uncovered a 17-member spy ring working against the country, according to state-affiliated media. Some of the agents have been given capital punishment. Read more ...

Don't Have Your Lunch Money? 1 Pennsylvania School District Threatens Foster...

Don't Have Your Lunch Money? 1 Pennsylvania School District Threatens Foster Care

Wyoming Valley West School District in Northeastern Pennsylvania sent families a letter stating that their children would be removed from their homes if unpaid cafeteria meal... Read more ...

Will Robert Mueller's Testimony Shift The Prevailing Winds In Washington?

Will Robert Mueller's Testimony Shift The Prevailing Winds In Washington?

All eyes in the capital - and many more in the nation - will be on the former special counsel this week in Congress. Whatever takes place, the political stakes are high. (Image... Read more ...

Irishman Shane Lowry wins British Open

Irishman Shane Lowry wins British Open

PORTRUSH, NORTHERN IRELAND - JULY 21: Open Champion Shane Lowry of Ireland celebrates with the Claret Jug on the 18th green during the final round of the 148th Open... Read more ...

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight and...

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight and escaped, officials say

The inmates then fought off staff in a control room and pushed a button to release the front door, a post on the sheriff's office Facebook page says. Read more ...

Arnie's Place in Concord celebrates National Ice Cream Day

Arnie's Place in Concord celebrates National Ice Cream Day

Ice cream shops around the country celebrated National Ice Cream Day on Sunday. Read more ...