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Islamic Extremists Attack Hotel in Mali's Capital

By Harouna Traore | Nov 20
Islamic extremists armed with guns and throwing grenades stormed the Radisson Blu hotel in Mali's capital Friday morning, killing at least three people and initially taking numerous hostages, authorities said.

House OK of GOP Syrian Refugee Curbs is Just Start of Fight

By Alan Fram | Nov 20
Republicans embarrassed President Barack Obama by winning veto-proof House approval of legislation blocking Syrian and Iraqi refugees from the U.S., but from here the effort may take a different turn in Congress.

US Embassy Mocks Russian Paper Over Fake Letter

Nov 19
The U.S. Embassy in Moscow has mocked a Russian daily that has accused Washington of conspiring to brand some Russian officials as gays, by correcting mistakes in a fake letter the newspaper mentioned as proof.

Paris Prosecutor: Suspected Paris Mastermind Killed in Raid

By Angela Charlton and Raf Casert | Nov 19
The Belgian jihadi suspected of masterminding deadly attacks in Paris was killed in a police raid on a suburban apartment building, the city prosecutor's office announced Thursday.

Female Suicide Bomber in France One of Many in History

By Bassem Mroue | Nov 19
The woman who blew herself up with an explosive vest in a suburban Paris apartment during a police operation Wednesday was far from the world's first female suicide bomber.

David Beckham is People's Sexiest Man Alive

Nov 18
British soccer star David Beckham has been an international sex symbol for nearly two decades, but he says he's still flattered to be named People magazine's 30th-anniversary Sexiest Man Alive.

2 Dead, 7 Arrested in Raid Targeting Paris Attack Mastermind

By Raphael Satter and Jamey Keaten | Nov 18
Amid gunfire and explosions, police raided a suburban Paris apartment where the suspected mastermind of last week's attacks was believed to be holed up Wednesday. The siege ended with two deaths and seven arrests but no clear information on his fate.

Stories of Those Who Died in the Paris Attacks

By Jennifer Peltz, Gosia Wozniacka and Alison Mutler | Nov 17
French President Francois Hollande said the attacks in Paris targeted "youth in all its diversity," killing at least 129. Here are some of their stories.

France Seeks EU Security Aid, Launches New Airstrikes on IS

By Thomas Adamson | Nov 17
France made an unprecedented demand on Tuesday for its European Union allies to support its military action against the Islamic State group as it launched new airstrikes on the militants' Syrian stronghold, days after attacks in Paris.

Republican Lawmakers Take Aim at Syrian Refugee Plan

By Erica Werner | Nov 17
The assault on Paris has sparked widespread calls from congressional Republicans to end or limit U.S. refugee admissions from Syria, with some threatening to use critical spending legislation as leverage just weeks from a must-pass deadline.

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