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  • Tennessee GOP leader wants Guard to round up Syrian refugees 
    Updated: Nov-18-15 5:29 pm

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - With several GOP governors calling to stop Syrian refugees from entering their states in the wake of the Paris attacks, one Republican leader in Tennessee wants to take that matter further: He says the National Guard should round up the refugees and return them to federal immigration centers.

  • Kerry says ceasefire in Syria potentially weeks away 
    Updated: Nov-18-15 12:28 am

    PARIS - A ceasefire between Syria's government and opposition could be just weeks away from reality, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday as he visited Paris to show solidarity with France after last week's attacks.

  • Myanmar election elicits global interest, concerns story has photos
    Updated: Nov-06-15 4:31 am

    YANGON, Myanmar - Myanmar's general election on Sunday has generated wide international attention, and concerns about fairness. A look at what some international organizations and governments are saying:

  • Netanyahu appointment casts cloud over US visit story has photos
    Updated: Nov-05-15 4:38 pm

    JERUSALEM - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's newly appointed spokesman on Thursday apologized for a series of insulting comments about U.S. President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry, days before his boss heads to Washington on a fence-mending mission.

  • Sanders says Obama should reject Keystone XL pipeline now story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Nov-04-15 3:20 pm

    WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama should reject the Keystone XL oil pipeline before heading to Paris next month to finalize a global climate agreement, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said Wednesday.