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17 hrs ago | Common Dreams

US Air Strike Killed Civilians: Afghan Officials

Afghan men carry the coffin of a civilian, allegedly killed in a NATO air strike, on the outskirts of Jalalabad in Nangarhar province on October 5, 2013.

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18 hrs ago | Democracy Now

Arizona Enacts Law Authorizing Warrantless Inspection of Abortion Clinics

Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists are staging rival shows of force amidst a growing risk of violent escalation.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

SFGate

News of the day From Across the Globe, April 16

A worker said more than 10,000 employees at Yue Yuen Industrial's plant in the southern province of Guangdong joined the strike on Tuesday.

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Suria

Afghan poll hopeful Ghani wants Pakistan...

Afghan presidential hopeful Ashraf Ghani says rapprochement with the Taliban's old backers Pakistan, along the lines of France and Germany after World War II, is key to ending instability in his conflict-torn nation.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Daily Caller

Boehner, House Republicans visit Afghanistan

As Afghans prepare to decide who will replace outgoing President Hamid Karzai, House Speaker John Boehner and a group of senior House Republicans have taken a trip to that war-torn country.

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The Huffington Post

Samantha Power: Talks With Iran Continue Amid Outrage Over Ambassador Pick

The United States' ambassador to the United Nations says talks about Iran's nuclear program are continuing undisturbed by Washington's decision to block Tehran's ambassador to the diplomatic body.

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The Wave

Arthur I. Cyr: Afghan elections and evidence of progress

Afghanistan's April 5 presidential election provides limited but promising evidence of political progress, as United States military combat forces prepare to depart later this year.

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Xinhuanet

Interview: Abdullah to accept "transparent" election results but prepared for 2nd round

Afghan presidential hopeful Abdullah Abdullah has said that he would accept the result of a " transparent" election but at the same time is prepared for a second round of balloting if necessary.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

SFGate

News of the day From Across the Globe, April 14

There were no immediate reports of injuries. The first quake, a magnitude 7.6, hit 200 miles southeast of Honiara on Sunday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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Jurist

Afghanistan election marked by fraud complaints

The April 5 vote has been praised [Reuters report] because of the high voter turnout and the failure of Taliban militants to stage attacks on election day.

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KTVN Reno

Abdullah, Ghani lead in partial Afghan vote tally

An Ohio man is sitting on a street corner with a sign declaring he's a bully as part of his sentence for harassing a neighbor and her disabled children.

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KATV Little Rock

On the Campaign Trail with Curtis Coleman

Roby Brock goes on the campaign trail with gubernatorial candidate Curtis Coleman.

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KATV Little Rock

Roundtable with Michael Cook and Alice Stewart

Roundtable discussion with Michael Cook and Alice Stewart. Watch Talk Business and Politics with Roby Brock each Sunday at 9a.m. on KATV channel 7. An Afghan official says nearly 1,900 complaints of fraud in this month's presidential election are being investigated but the number is lower than that of the last election.

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KATV Little Rock

Web Extra: Roundtable with Michael Cook and Alice Stewart

Roby Brock and Scott Inman sit down with Michael Cook and Alice Stewart. You can watch Talk Business and Politics each Sunday at 9 a.m. on KATV channel 7. An Afghan official says nearly 1,900 complaints of fraud in this month's presidential election are being investigated but the number is lower than that of the last election.

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Houston Chronicle

Partial results show tight race in Afghan election

Ahmad Yousuf Nouristani, chairman of the Independent Election Commission, speaks during a press conference in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, April 13, 2014.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Times of Oman

The West should learn to work with Karzai

One evening last week, away from the crowds, the vibrancy and violence of the election campaign, Hamid Karzai hosted a dinner for two of the candidates.

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The Heritage Foundation

The Most Recent Afghan Election Proves Afghans Want Democracy

An Afghan election worker unloads ballot boxes from a military helicopter for the counting in Ghanzi province in eastern Afghanistan on April 9, 2014.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Huffington Post

White House: U.S. Will Not Issue Visa To Iran's U.N. Envoy Pick

In a rare diplomatic rebuke, the United States will not grant a visa to Tehran's controversial pick for envoy to the United Nations, the Obama administration said Friday.

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Globe and Mail

'Miracle child' who survived terror attack could be Canada-bound

Abuzar Ahmad is happy in the presence of his uncles Bashir Mirzad, left, and Turaj Rais at the Emergency Hospital in Kabul.

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The Leaf-Chronicle

Task Force Strike advises Afghan units during recent elections

Leaders with 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division and the commanders of both the Train Advise and Assist Command-Northeast and the Combined Joint Task Force-10 advised and assisted their counterparts with the Afghan National Security Forces as they executed their plans to ensure a safe and secure election day process on April 5. Eight ... (more)

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