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A new school is set to open at the site of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting rampage, which left 20 first-graders and six teachers dead.

United Nations (United States) (AFP) - Portugal's former prime minister Antonio Guterres is still the frontrunner to become the next secretary-general of the United Nations following a third straw …

The drive for tougher sentences by Egypt follows the recent death of a 17-year-old girl of complications during an FGM operation in a private hospital.

US intelligence officials have become increasingly worried hackers sponsored by Russia or other countries may attempt to disrupt the presidential election.

Prosecutors are investigating why supposedly quake-proofed buildings collapsed in the tremors while the Italian prime minister is promising a national plan.

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Qantas and United Airlines cancelled Australia-bound flights while others were delayed after panic spread across Los Angeles International Airport.

Bogota (AFP) - A historic ceasefire came into effect in Colombia on Monday, ending a 52-year war between the FARC rebels and the government and taking a major step toward ending a conflict that has …

Paris (AFP) - France's government sought Monday to open a new chapter in relations with the country's Muslims following a summer scarred by jihadist attacks and a ban on burkinis that ratcheted up …

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