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India says to defend China border after standoff ahead of Xi visit

India said on Tuesday it would firmly defend its 3,500-km- (2,200-mile-) long border with China after...

Congress scrutinizes Obama military strategy

President Barack Obama's strategy to combat Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria is being scrutinized in Congress, where the expanded military...

Israel police arrest 22 Palestinians in east Jerusalem

Israeli police said on Tuesday they arrested 22 Palestinians in annexed Arab east Jerusalem overnight on suspicion of throwing stones and petrol bombs, as...

Extremism fight continues for US Department of Justice

When young men from Minneapolis began traveling to Somalia seven years ago to join a terror group in the midst of a civil war, investigators trying to stop...

Afghan suicide bomber hits foreigners, wounds 13

A Taliban suicide car bomber attacked a foreign motorcade just a couple hundred yards (meters) from the U. S. Embassy, unleashing a blast that injured at...

Crews battle 11 major California wildfires amid drought, heat wave

Crews battled nearly a dozen major wildfires across California on Monday that have forced hundreds of...

US expands Iraq campaign with strike against Islamic State

The U. S. military struck an Islamic State target southwest of Baghdad, U. S. Central Command said on Monday, in an expansion of the Obama...

Miss America: More to worry about than red cup

The new Miss America says there are more important things for people to worry about than her little red cup.