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Feb 22 2016

We will continue to test China over disputed islands - Obama

A USA official confirmed that China has placed a surface-to-air missile system on Woody Island in the Paracel chain, but it is unclear whether this is a short-term deploy...

Feb 22 2016

Gov. Rauner vetoes MAP grant, community college funding plan

Rauner says he won't support a tax increase without reforms. Illinois Democrats approved a plan in January to provide $324 million to community colleges and $397 millio...

Feb 22 2016

Kalamazoo Uber driver picked up fares between killings, source says

By midday, authorities were investigating a Facebook post that indicated the suspect was driving for Uber during the manhunt and had taken at least one fare, Getting sa...

Feb 22 2016

No quota, no azadi, I want my razai: Slain Captain

The army succeeded in eliminating one of the terrorists on Sunday evening, an official said. Lance Naik Om Prakash, whose team had closed in on the hiding terrorists, w...

Feb 22 2016

Pope to Catholic leaders: Don't allow executions this year

He's proposing that Catholic leaders suspend the practice during the Holy Year of Mercy . Francis spoke on the eve of an worldwide conference against the death penal...