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Russia Extends Residence Permit for Snowden

Russian authorities have extended a residence permit for U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden, who leaked thousands of secret documents from the National Security Agency. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova…

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Trump’s U.N. Nominee to Blast World Body Over Israel

President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for U.S. ambassador to the United Nations will blast the world body over its treatment of Israel at her Senate confirmation hearing, according to prepared testimony seen…

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Trump Says Low Approval Ratings are Rigged

President-elect Donald Trump accused approval rating polls of underestimating his support as he nears inauguration, tweeting early Tuesday morning that they were “rigged” against him. “The same people who did…

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Obama Commutes Bradley Manning’s Prison Sentence

President Barack Obama is commuting the prison sentence of Bradley Manning, the former Army intelligence analyst who leaked classified documents. The White House says Manning is one of 209 inmates…

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