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Blaze engulfs Bronx building leaving seven injured

Seven people were injured when a fire erupted inside an apartment on University Ave. at Eames Pl. in Fordham Manor. (JANIFEST/Getty Images/iStockphoto) Saturday, December 9, 2017, 7:29 PM Seven people were injured Saturday when a fire ripped through a Bronx building, authorities said. The blaze sparked inside ...

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Johnson in ‘frank talks’ on jailed Briton Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Husband doesn’t expect immediate release UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and his Iranian counterpart have spoken “frankly” about jailed Briton Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. He and Mohammed Javad Zarif discussed issues including her case and that of other dual nationals held in ...

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Brexit: Michael Gove says UK voters can change final deal

Image copyright EPA Image caption Michael Gove says ‘nothing is agreed until everything is agreed’ Voters can use the next general election to have their say on a final Brexit deal, Michael Gove has said. The environment secretary praised Theresa May’s “tenacity and skill” in securing a last-minute deal to ...

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Boris Johnson set for talks in Iran

Image copyright Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe Image caption Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been held in Iran since April 2016 Boris Johnson will raise “grave concerns” over the imprisonment of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe when he arrives in Iran later. The UK foreign secretary will call for the release of the British-Iranian woman, along with other ...

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Pope Francis proposes change to the Lord’s Prayer

Holy moly — Pope Francis has proposed a fix to the Lord’s Prayer that’s bedeviled him for years. The pontiff told an Italian TV network Friday that he opposes the phrase “lead us not into temptation” in the current translation of Our Father. “That is not a ...

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Mohammed Abdallah jailed for joining Islamic State

Image copyright GMP Image caption Mohammed Abdallah was convicted following a trial at the Old Bailey A British man who travelled to Syria to join so-called Islamic State has been jailed for 10 years. Mohammed Abdallah was helped by his brother Abdalraouf, who set up a “hub” of communication for ...

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