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Barack Obama's uncertainty over the Middle East has hurt his popularity amongst Americans, who expect him to shape world events – not just react to them

 

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Police seized 55 lbs of methamphetamine in record bust

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Pro-Isis militants in North Africa have said they will kill a captured French hiker if President Hollande does not call off air strikes

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Bahrain, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and the United Arab Emirates are thought to have joined America in overnight strikes

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Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr was named in connection with the 18-year-old’s disappearance

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NFL running back Ray Rice was filmed striking his fiancée

Promotional posters from beauty sponsor CoverGirl have been doctored by social media users

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The lapses of the agency charged with the US President’s safety are causing concern

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Simone Wood and Paul Whitehouse were understood to be staying in a yacht off the coast of Mexico's Baja California region

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Dennis Rodman has confirmed he is not going to the Middle East to 'talk to with the leaders of Isis' as claimed in a recent satirical report

The basketball star was the subject of a dead-pan satire article which stated that he was on his way to the Middle East to talk Isis round

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White House has ordered a security review after a a man with a knife broke into the premises

A man with a knife had broken into the White House before he was apprehended

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Joe Biden offended Jewish communities while he was in Iowa last week when he referred to ‘Shylocks’

In a single week, he managed to deliver a triple whammy of offensive comments. US Editor David Usborne reports

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542 employees of the Nexen Energy company gather in a park in Calgary, Alberta

But the 542 Batmen were present raise money for charity United Way and break a Guinness World Record, rather than to fight crime

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An oil tanker escorted by two tugs off the coast of Alaska

The Russian aircraft had not entered North American air space

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