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Ramaphosa Elected Leader of South Africa’s Ruling Party

South Africa’s ruling ANC party has picked Cyril Ramaphosa as the party’s new leader. Ramaphosa is now considered the leading candidate to become South Africa’s next president when the country holds elections in 2019. He defeated former Cabinet minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. Nearly 5,000 members of the African National Congress voted …

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Tropical Storm Kills 30, and Nearly 90,000 Flee to Shelters in Philippines

More than 30 people were killed and many others were missing after a slow-moving tropical storm spurred floods and landslides in the central Philippines, officials said on Sunday. Thousands of Christmas holiday travelers were stranded, and 89,000 people were forced to flee to emergency shelters because of Tropical Storm Kai-Tak, …

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Power restored at Atlanta airport, but travel chaos will linger for days – National

While power has been restored to the world’s busiest airport, the travel woes will linger for days. Thousands of people were stranded Monday morning at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, where more than 1,000 flights were grounded just days before the start of the Christmas travel rush. READ MORE: Atlanta International …

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Trump National Security Strategy Aims to ‘Regain Momentum’

WASHINGTON —  U.S. President Donald Trump’s new national security strategy will provide the country with a “clear and actionable playbook” to counter the most dangerous and persistent threats, according to senior administration officials. Trump will roll out the strategic document Monday during a speech in Washington, almost 11 months after …

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