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Rand Paul plans to keep pushing to defund U.S. Planned Parenthood7/27/2015 5:47:27 AMWASHINGTON - U.S. Republican presidential contender Rand Paul said on Sunday he plans to push Congress to cut federal funding for the non-profit reproductive healthcare organization Planned Parenthood in a debate over its treatment of aborted fetal tissue.
Turkey arrests dozens more in sweep against Islamic State, Kurdish militants7/27/2015 1:43:24 PMISTANBUL - Turkish police detained dozens more suspected Islamic State and Kurdish militants in early morning raids on Monday, local media said, amid a crackdown on the armed groups and air strikes in Syria and Iraq.
European shares slide taking cues from Asia7/27/2015 1:50:30 PMLONDON - European stocks and major commodity prices fell hard on Monday as concerns over China dominated financial markets in the wake of the biggest drop in Shanghai shares in eight years.
Greek PM Tsipras under pressure over covert Syriza drachma plan reports7/27/2015 5:35:23 AMATHENS - Some members of Greece's leftist government wanted to raid central bank reserves and hack taxpayer accounts to prepare a return to the drachma, according to reports on Sunday that highlighted the chaos in the ruling Syriza party.
Obama in Ethiopia on Africa tour to boost security, other ties7/27/2015 1:58:57 PMADDIS ABABA - Barack Obama met the Ethiopian prime minister on Monday on the first visit by a serving U.S. president to a nation with one of the fastest-growing economies in Africa but which has often been criticized for its rights record.
Yemen truce stumbles, shelling reported in north, south 7/27/2015 2:02:03 PMDUBAI - A ceasefire struggled to take hold in Yemen on Monday, with multiple breaches reported by residents and pro-government media in Aden and other contested districts in the south, centre and north of the volatile Arabian peninsula country.
U.S. auto safety regulators fine Fiat Chrysler record $105 million7/27/2015 4:47:03 AMWASHINGTON - The U.S. auto safety watchdog, toughening its stance against manufacturer defects, announced on Sunday a record $105 million in fines against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV over lapses in safety recalls involving millions of vehicles.
Whitney Houston's daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, dead at 227/27/2015 7:55:09 AMATLANTA - Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late singer Whitney Houston, died on Sunday at the age of 22, some six months after suffering irreversible brain damage in an incident at her suburban Atlanta home, her family said in a statement.
With nuclear deal done, Iran sets out to reassure wary Gulf Arabs7/27/2015 1:47:07 AMKUWAIT - Iran's foreign minister called on Sunday for a united front among Middle Eastern nations to fight militancy, in his first regional trip since Iran reached an agreement with world powers on the country's nuclear program - an agreement that raised fears among its Gulf Arab neighbors.