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Cameron defends plans to avoid British exit from EU

Feb 3, 2016

Cameron defends plans to avoid British exit from EU

Prime Minister David Cameron was set to defend planned reforms to keep Britain in the EU before legislators on Wednesday, as European lawmakers begin negotiations in Strasbourg to avoid a so-called “Brexit” from the bloc. EU president Donald Tusk unveiled proposals to avoid Britain ...

Feb 3, 2016

Obama to make first trip to U.S. mosque

Seven years into his presidency, Barack Obama will make his first trip to an American mosque on Wednesday, offering a symbolic rebuttal of harsh Republican election rhetoric against Muslims. Obama, whose grandfather converted to Islam, will make the short helicopter ride to the Islamic ...