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Tunisia scraps ban on Muslim women marrying non-Muslims


Tunisia has abolished a decades-old ban on Muslim women marrying non-Muslims, the presidency said Thursday.

“Congratulations to the women of

Trump: Deal ‘fairly close’ allowing undocumented ‘Dreamers’ to stay


President Donald Trump said Thursday he was “fairly close” to finalizing a deal with Democrats in Congress on allowing young

US jobless claims fall but remain high after Harvey


Despite the damage from Hurricane Harvey in Texas new claims for US unemployment benefits fell in the latest week, keeping

Tesla sets semi-truck debut for October 26


Tesla plans to unveil a heavy transport truck next month, in a further broadening of the product lineup for the

Bangladesh targets Rohingya refugee profiteers as crisis deepens


Bangladeshi boat operators are exploiting Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar by demanding up to $100 for ferry trips that

US consumer prices spike in August on fuel, housing costs


Rising fuel and shelter costs drove up US consumer prices in August, a sign inflation could be gaining pace after

At least 50 dead in attacks in southern Iraq


At least 50 people including Iranians were killed Thursday in twin gun and car bomb attacks near the city of

2017 National Night Out Celebrations Planned For Saturday, Sept. 30 and Tuesday, Oct. 3





On Tuesday, Oct. 3, the “Show Me City” once again will be promoting and participating in National Night Out

Amnesty calls for ban on pellet shotguns in Kashmir

Amnesty International on Wednesday reiterated its call for a ban on pellet-firing shotguns used by Indian forces in Kashmir to quell

Pakistan has to work to draw big teams back – ICC chief

Pakistan’s security situation has improved but it needs to work on confidence-building measures to convince major teams such as Australia and