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    Russia prepares reprisals against Ukraine over Crimea blackout

    Russia said on Tuesday it would cut off gas supplies to Ukraine and threatened to halt coal deliveries, ratcheting up a dispute over a power blackout in Crimea at a time when a ceasefire between Kiev and separatist rebels is fraying.

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    Trump To GOP: Play Fair

    A warning to the Republican party from Donald Trump’s campaign; the real estate tycoon says donors can’t be allowed to pool money for attack ads and the GOP has to treat him fairly if they want to keep him from launching an independent bid for the White House.

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    U.S. raises military aid to Philippines amid sea tension with China

    The United States has raised its military aid to the Philippines this year to $79 million, the U.S. ambassador said on Wednesday, as tension rises in the region over China's new assertiveness in the South China Sea.

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    EU sounds alarm as internal barriers rise in refugee crisis

    The European Union's chief executive warned on Wednesday that the survival of Europe's "partially comatose" open border travel zone and its single currency were both at risk if member nations continue erecting internal barriers to keep out refugees.

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    Iran to back Palestinians ‘in any way we can’: Khamenei

    Iran's supreme leader said on Wednesday that Iran would support the Palestinian uprising against Israel "in any way we can", and rejected U.S. accusations that a recent wave of Palestinian knife and car-ramming attacks amounted to "terrorism"

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    Russia says downing of its jet won’t deflect it from Syria mission

    Russia sent an advanced missile system to Syria on Wednesday to protect its jets operating there and pledged its air force would keep flying missions near Turkish air space

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    Racial Tensions in Chicago After Police Murder Charge

    In Chicago, a white police officer has been charged with murder in the 2014 shooting of a black teenager.

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    Military Equipment Taken Away from Law Enforcement Agencies

    Military equipment is being taken away from law enforcement agencies around the country as part of an Executive Order issued by President Obama. Congressman Mike Rogers (R-AL) sent a letter to the president after learning a Sheriff’s Department in his district will lose two armored vehicles. But, the recovery of equipment will go on nationwide.

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    Matt Drudge: ‘America Has Been Arming ISIS’

    Matt Drudge, the creator of the Drudge Report, has broken his silence on twitter today, with an ominous tweet regarding the origins and expansion of ISIS.

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    Russian Rescue Helicopter Shot Down by Syrian Rebels During Search for Pilots of Warplane Downed by Turkey

    While Russian rescue teams searched for pilots of the warplane downed by Turkey, Syrian rebels shot down the search helicopter, forcing it to land in Syria’s Latakia province, an area controlled by the government. The group which uses U.S. TOW missile said its fighters hit the helicopter after it was on the ground with an

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