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LUXEMBOURG: Lawmakers approve same sex marriage

Lawmakers in Luxembourg, whose prime minister is openly gay, overwhelmingly approved changes in the small European nation's legislation governing marriage that will allow people of ... Full story

This Day in History: 1965 Students protest after Algiers coup

Police in the Algerian capital Algiers have broken up demonstrations by hundreds of people who have taken to the streets chanting slogans in support of ... Full story

Offbeat: Monkeys go on the run from Romanian zoo

Zookeepers wielding pieces of melon have lured back two escaped monkeys to their home in a Transylvanian zoo, but three more are still believed to ... Full story

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SOUTH CHINA SEA The Philippines wants an international tribunal to issue a decision as quickly as it can on a Manila complaint that questions the ... Full story

14 dead in bombing of WCup view site in Nigeria

Survivors of a bomb blast at an illegal World Cup viewing site in northeast Nigeria that killed at least 14 people said the force of the ... Full story

TERRORISM: US aims for trial of Benghazi suspect held on ship

The capture of an alleged leader of the deadly 2012 attacks on Americans in Benghazi, Libya, gave U.S. officials a rare moment of good news. Now, ... Full story

This Day in History: 1978 Botham bowls into cricket history

Cricketing star Ian Botham has become the first man in the history of the game to score a century and take eight wickets in one ... Full story

Offbeat: US | Man tried to toss drug-filled football into prison

Michigan authorities say a man tried to throw a football loaded with drugs and cellphones into the yard of a state prison.State Trooper Toby Baker ... Full story

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CHINA The world seems to have moved on from the frenzied interest in the mysterious airplane disappearance, but relatives of the 239 people missing cannot. ... Full story

China, UK sign business deals during state visit

Chinese premier Li Keqiang oversaw yesterday the signing of trade deals with Britain worth billions during an official visit that kicked off with a meeting ... Full story

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