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'Best weapon' against ISIL is 'political solution,' Foreign Affairs says

Canadian diplomats have quietly warned members of Parliament that the “best weapon” for fighting the Islamic State is diplomacy and finding a “political solution” — a message that appears to run counter to the Conservative government’s emphasis on military action. 948 more words


Shooting victims told police: "Nothing going on here!"

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield police say that two shooting victims tried to deceive officers into believing that they had not been shot, until the police observed their wounds. 153 more words


3Novices:Metcash supermarkets CEO to leave

After 13 years with the company, Metcash’s supermarkets business head, Fergus Collins, has quit.



3Novices:No ill feelings toward Ferguson: Raiders

Canberra centre Jarrod Croker is confident his side will be able to “do a job” on former teammate Blake Ferguson when they take on the Roosters this Sunday. 6 more words


House committee approves 'open carry', sends bill to floor

AUSTIN (KXAN) — There are only two more steps for the idea of ‘open carry’ to become law. The House Committee on Homeland Security and Public Safety voted 7-2 on Thursday to send the bill to the House floor. 98 more words