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Serena Williams covers ‘TIME’ Magazine and opens up about her comeback and Colin Kaepernick

Serena Williams is gracing the cover of TIME and opening up about everything from motherhood to her return to tennis. She also took time to share her thoughts on Colin Kaepernick and the ongoing NFL protests. Williams is currently preparing for the U.S. Open in NYC. The tournament is her chance to tie Margaret Court’s […] The post ...

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Palestinian mail blocked by Israel arrives eight years late

Letters and packages from as far as 2010 arrive in the West Bank after they are released by Israel.

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Sacks of Mail Reach the West Bank, 8 Years Late

Ten tons of letters and packages, which Israel had prevented from entering the Palestinian territory of the West Bank, have finally been released.

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Israel Eases Restrictions on Gaza Imports After Days of Relative Calm

Moving to stabilize a shaky cease-fire with the Hamas-governed enclave, the Israelis lifted the five-week ban on all goods other than food, medicine ...

Hong Kong independence talk goes ahead amid protests

A hotly anticipated speech by a pro-Hong Kong independence activist went ahead Tuesday at the city's Foreign Correspondents' Club, amid government ...

Romania protests: Thousands rally against government for second night

Tens of thousands of Romanians held another anti-government protest Saturday, a day after a previous demonstration turned violent and injured more ...

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Chamorro: Nicaragua protests must be 'peaceful'

A Nicaraguan opposition leader says the country is now facing a "national revolt" by many groups.

Indonesia earthquake death toll rises to 387 as families mourn

The earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok killed 387 people, authorities said Saturday, increasing the death toll from the temblor seven days ago.

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Romania protests: Thousands hold new rally after clashes

Police fired tear gas against anti-corruption protesters in the capital Bucharest on Friday.

Renowned Bangladeshi photographer says he was tortured in jail

Massive protests in Bangladesh have given way to a burgeoning social media campaign to free imprisoned critics of the government who are allegedly ... /
What new policy? NFL players continue protests against police brutality

NFL officials implemented a new policy that would punish players who protest against police brutality. But during the pre-season games, players ...

Trump rips NFL players after protests during preseason games

"They make a fortune doing what they love...........Be happy, be cool!" Trump wrote.

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NFL players anthem protests resume

Several NFL players who protested during the US national anthem before pre-season games have been criticised by President Donald Trump.

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As NFL Season Begins, Player Protests Retake Spotlight

As the National Football League (NFL) pre-season began Thursday night for many teams, several players continued to defy U.S. President Donald Trump and protest racial injustice during the national anthem. Since the 2016 season, some NFL players have taken to kneeling or turning their backs to the field during the anthem. In the United States, ...

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Some NFL Players ‘Raise Awareness’ During Anthem

Player demonstrations took place during the national anthem at several early NFL preseason games Thursday night. In Philadelphia, Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins and cornerback De’Vante Bausby raised their fists during the anthem, and defensive end ...

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Charlottesville White Supremacist Protest Recalled One Year Later

Sunday marks the one year anniversary of the violent "Unite The Right" protests in Charlottesville, Virginia. Last year's protest, organized by white ...

Israel and Hamas exchange fire in sudden Gaza escalation

Israel launched scores of air strikes on Gaza after Hamas militants fired rockets into its territory, prompting warnings over the risks of escalation.

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As Chinese Investors Panic Over Dubious Products, Authorities Quash Protests

Chinese investors poured billions into online lending platforms. Now some can’t get their money back.

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Gaza air strikes ‘kill woman and child’ after rockets hit Israel

Israel's military says it was targeting Hamas sites after they fired dozens of rockets at Israel. /
State of emergency declared in Charlottesville for anniversary of ‘Unite the Right’ rally

Virginia has been put under a state of emergency ahead of the one year anniversary of the deadly Charlottesville Unite the Right rally held ...

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US Welcomes Decision by Congo's Kabila Not to Run for Presidency

The United States has welcomed the decision by Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila to not seek re-election, saying the ruling ...

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An Acclaimed Photographer in Bangladesh Says He Was Tortured

Shahidul Alam, Bangladesh’s best-known photojournalist, was arrested after posting Facebook video in which he appeared to criticize the government’s ...

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Renewed Clashes Between Israel and Gaza Interrupt Talk of Cease-Fire

Israel and Hamas exchanged blows across the Gaza border as Egypt and the United Nations tried to broker a long-term cease-fire.

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Putin’s Monolithic Party Shows Cracks Over Pension Cutbacks

An unpopular plan to raise retirement ages has created a rift in United Russia, usually known for its lock step unity.

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Rashida Tlaib Set to Become 1st Muslim Woman in US Congress

Ahlam Jbara lives in Chicago, Illinois — six hours away from Detroit, Michigan — which means she can’t vote in the state’s primary election.   But the race for Michigan’s 13th Congressional District was too important, and personal, for Jbara to miss. So she packed her car, and drove six hours to volunteer for former Michigan state lawmaker ...

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Bangladesh protests: How dangerous are the roads?

Why road safety is at the forefront of mass protests in recent days by students in Bangladesh

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