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Iraq Shiite divide makes forging government tough task

Three tense months after legislative elections, Iraq's parliament has finally held its inaugural session -- but opening debates swiftly descended into furious arguments between Shiite factions. In multi-confessional and multi-ethnic...

N.Korea conducts second suspected missile test in less than a week

SEOUL/TOKYO (Reuters) -North Korea fired what was believed to a ballistic missile on Tuesday, South Korea's military and the Japanese coast guard said, the second apparent missile launch https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/nkorea-says-launch-wednesday-was-hypersonic-missile-yonhap-2022-01-05...

AOC tests positive for Covid as omicron wave sweeps through Congress

WASHINGTON — The number of Covid cases in Congress is surging as lawmakers like Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez announce test results amid the omicron wave hitting the United States. Four members of Congress...

Strategy shift: Biden confronts Trump head on after year of silent treatment

In the first moments of his presidency, Joe Biden called on Americans to set aside their deep divisions inflamed by a predecessor he intentionally ignored. He emphasized national unity...

‘Old man out!’: Anger in Kazakhstan focuses on ex-leader

As protesters armed with sticks and discarded police shields prepared to storm the mayor's office in Kazakhstan's largest city Almaty, they marched to chants of "old man out!" They were...

Ahmaud Arbery’s killers sentenced to life in prison for 25-year-old Black man’s murder

Three White men who chased and murdered 25-year-old Black jogger Ahmaud Arbery in south Georgia were sentenced to life in prison Friday, with two having no chance of parole. Travis...