CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif. (Reuters) – Firefighters struggled on Sunday to slow a deadly wildfire that has raged for 10 days near California’s Big Sur coast, destroying dozens of homes and forcing the evacuation of hundreds of residents and campers, authorities said.

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CAIRO (Reuters) – Islamic State called on its group members to carry out jihad in Russia in a nine-minute YouTube video on Sunday.

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s leadership is resisting pressure from elements within the military for a more forceful response to an international court ruling against Beijing’s claims in the South China Sea, sources said, wary of provoking a clash with the United States.

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ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (Reuters) – Pope Francis said on Sunday that it was wrong to identify Islam with violence and that social injustice and idolatry of money were among the prime causes of terrorism.

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Sunday that Russian intelligence services hacked into Democratic National Committee computers and she questioned Republican rival Donald Trump’s overtures to Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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BEIRUT (Reuters) – U.S.-backed forces have now seized control of almost 70 percent of Manbij in northern Syria from Islamic State after making rapid advances over the past two days, a spokesman said on Sunday.

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BERLIN (Reuters) – Turkey would have to back out of its agreement with the European Union to stem the flow of migrants into the bloc if the EU does not deliver visa-free travel for Turks, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has said.

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Politics|Donald Trump’s Confrontation With Muslim Soldier’s Parents Emerges as Unexpected Flash Point
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Khizr Khan, with his wife, Ghazala, speaking at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia last week. Credit Sam Hodgson for The New York Times. Donald J. Trump reeled on Sunday amid a sustained campaign of criticism by the parents of a …
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Khizr Khan: Trump has a ‘black soul’
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Washington (CNN) Khizr Khan, the father of a Muslim US soldier slain in Iraq in 2004, said Sunday that Donald Trump has a “black soul,” indicating he lacks empathy and compassion. Khan told CNN’s Jim Acosta on “State of the Union” that he hopes Trump’s …
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Police: 1 dead, 4 injured in separate Austin shootings
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(CNN) One person was killed and four were injured early Sunday in two separate shootings in a crowded area of downtown Austin, Texas, police said. The first incident began at 2:17 a.m. local time when police received reports of gunshots, Austin Police …
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