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In Syria, the weaknesses of Islamic State and U.S. strategy on display

President Obama met with military leaders at the Pentagon and cited recent gains in Syria as progress in the fight against Islamic State.

South Carolina Senate casts first vote to remove Confederate flag

A final vote is pending and the outcome for the measure in the state House is uncertain.



Merkel warns Greece time running out to save place in euro

A key emergency meeting of European finance ministers is to be followed today by a summit of the continent’s leaders.

In Ecuador, Pope Francis appeals for more inclusive Church

Pope Francis at first Mass of his South American tour seeks support for family themes that are the focus of an October synod of bishops.



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Breakfast Sausage: 5 stories to read today

1) We're just a month away from the first Republican presidential debate, so now would be a good time to check and see who

Breakfast Sausage: 5 stories to read today

Former United States Secretary of State and Democratic candidate for president Hillary Clinton walks in the Fourth of July