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Shimon Peres, Ex-Israeli President and PM, Dies at 93

Shimon Peres, former Israeli president and prime minister, who was celebrated around the world as a Nobel prize-winning visionary who pushed his country toward peace, died early Wednesday. He was 93.
#Israel
2h ago

First 2016 Presidential Debate Most Watched in History

More than 84 million people watched Monday's presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, topping the all-time record of 80.6 million set back in 1980.
#Elections
3h ago

NYC Bombing Suspect's Mother, Brother Detained in Afghanistan, Father Says

#NewYork
49m ago

Serena Williams 'Won't Be Silent' on Race-Related Police Incidents

Serena Williams took to Facebook, writing in a lengthy post that she won't be silent any longer when it comes to race relations and police-involved incidents in America.
Sep 27

Why Brad Pitt Is Skipping His Movie Premiere

The actor, who narrates Terrence Malick's documentary, "Voyage of Time," is skipping the film's premiere as a result of recent events that have taken place in his personal life.
#AngelinaJolie
Sep 27