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Trump Russia: US Congress reach deal on fresh sanctions

A new bill would allow fresh sanctions against Russia and curb President Trump's powers to lift them.

San Antonio: Eight found dead in truck in Walmart car park

They were among 38 people found inside the back of a trailer, many suffering from dehydration.

William and Harry regret last 'rushed' call with Diana

William and Harry speak candidly for a documentary marking the 20th anniversary of her death.

Prince Harry: 'She was one of the naughtiest parents'

Prince William and Harry open up about their mother, Princess Diana, in a documentary commemorating the 20th anniversary of her death.

Jerusalem: Israel installs security cameras at holy site

It remains unclear if metal detectors that have sparked protests will be removed.

BBC News

Business Week Online

International Herold Tribune - Asia & Pacific

Taliban Say Top Leader’s Son Carried Out a Suicide Attack

One of the suicide bombers who attacked an Afghan security outpost this week was the son of Mawlawi Haibatullah Akhundzada, the Taliban’s supreme leader, officials with the movement said.

The International Herold Tribune - Asia & Pacific

International Herold Tribune - Africa&Middle East

For Ethiopia’s Underemployed Youth, Life Can Center on a Leaf

About half of Ethiopia’s youth are thought to chew khat, a psychotropic leaf. Officials consider such widespread use of the drug, blamed on a lack of work, “a huge problem” for the country’s future.

Amnesty International Accuses Cameroon of Torturing Suspects

More than 100 people have been tortured by Cameroon’s security forces after being accused of having links to the extremist group Boko Haram, the human rights group reported.

Cecil the Lion’s Son Xanda Killed by a Trophy Hunter

The lion was shot in Zimbabwe during what a researcher said was a legal hunt, two years after Cecil was killed by an American dentist.

A Cheap Fix for Climate Change? Pay People Not to Chop Down Trees

A new experiment showed a simple way to save endangered chimpanzees in Uganda and slow the rate of global warming and carbon dioxide emissions.

International Herold Tribune - Africa & Middle East

GOP Legislative Agenda Stalled Amid Ideological Divides

Republicans came into power with an ambitious agenda on health care and other issues but their agenda has stalled amid intra-party differences.

Sanders Says His Wife Did Nothing Wrong. What's This About?

Sen. Bernie Sanders is getting asked a lot about a 2010 land deal involving a Vermont college run by his wife, Jane. Why? It's under federal investigation.

Eight Suspected Migrants Found Dead in Packed, Overheated Tractor-Trailer

A security guard at a Walmart in the city received a tipoff from an unknown individual that the truck was full of migrants.

What The Heck? Why Are We Cursing at Customer Service Agents?

Everybody has a favorite curse word, and sadly, they may be using it in web chats with customer service representatives.

Saving a Spaceman from Drowning

An astronaut's helmet was flooding with water. Lucky for him, his crewmate Karen Nyberg was there to help.

The New York Times

White House Signals Acceptance of Russia Sanctions Bill

The administration said changes made to the measure, which will curtail the president’s authority to lift sanctions, had satisfied earlier concerns.

Congress Reaches Deal on Russia Sanctions, Setting Up Tough Choice for Trump

White House officials acknowledge that the president would all but have to sign legislation punishing Russia for its election interference.

Trump Says He Has ‘Complete Power’ to Pardon

The president also attacked the media and Hillary Clinton in a series of early-morning tweets.

Can the President Be Indicted? A Long-Hidden Legal Memo Says Yes

A document from Kenneth Starr’s investigation into President Bill Clinton rejected the view that sitting presidents are immune from being indicted.

Spicer, ‘Power to Pardon,’ McCain: Your Weekend Briefing

Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.

The New York Times

The Wallstreet Journal

Next Leap for Robots: Picking Out and Boxing Your Online Order

Developers are close to creating robots that can move products off shelves and into boxes, a breakthrough that would revolutionize one of the most labor-intensive aspects of e-commerce.

The Wallstreet Journal

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