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 2 days | U.S. FCC votes to repeal net neutrality rules

              The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has voted to end net neutrality, repealing rules passed by the Obama administration which sought to ensure equal access to content on the internet.   


  United States     

 

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 4 days | Democrat Doug Jones wins U.S. Senate election in Alabama

              Democrat Doug Jones has won the special U.S. Senate election in Alabama, defeating Republican Roy Moore in what has long been a reliably red state after the candidate was besieged by allegations of sexual misconduct. (more)   


  Alabama     

 

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 1 wk | Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, move embassy

              U.S. President Donald Trump has decided to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a decision that breaks with decades of international consensus and has sparked fears of a new conflict in the Middle East. Trump will also begin the process to move the U.S. embassy.   


  Jerusalem     

 

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 1 wk | Michael of Romania, the country’s last king, dead at 96

              Former King Michael I of Romania, the country's last monarch and one of the last-surviving leaders from World War II, has died in Switzerland after a lengthy illness, the royal house says. He was 96 years old. (more)   


  Switzerland     

 

 1 wk | U.S. Supreme Court allows Trump’s latest travel ban to take effect

              The U.S. Supreme Court has allowed the latest version of President Donald Trump's travel ban to take effect, overturning a lower court's temporary order that created an exemption for foreigners with credible ties to the United States. (more)   


  United States     

 

 1 wk | Kim Jong Un, #MeToo, and Trump on TIME’s Person of the Year shortlist

              The top contenders for TIME Magazine's Person of the Year - which will be revealed later this week - includes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the #MeToo movement, U.S. President Donald Trump, and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.   


  United States     

 

 1 wk | Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh shot dead by Houthi fighters

              Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, who ruled the country for more than 3 decades before being forced to resign, has been shot dead near the capital Sana'a after he appeared to split with the Houthi militia.   


  Sana'a, Yemen     

 


 1 wk | Trump endorses U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore despite allegations

              U.S. President Donald Trump has endorsed Roy Moore for next week's Senate election despite allegations of sexual misconduct, telling his supporters that the Republican Party needs his vote to pass critical legislation. (more)   


  United States     

 

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 2 wks | Ex-National Security Advisor Flynn pleads guilty to making false statements

              Former U.S. National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, who was fired by President Donald Trump over his contact with Russia's ambassador, has pleaded guilty after being charged with making false statements to the FBI. (more)   


  Washington, D.C.     

 

 2 wks | Senior Chinese military official commits suicide amid corruption probe

              A senior Chinese military official committed suicide last week while being investigated for corruption, the defense ministry said on Tuesday, the latest development in the anti-corruption campaign under President Xi Jinping.   


    

 




 
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U.S. FCC votes to repeal net neutrality rules     2 days  

Democrat Doug Jones wins U.S. Senate election in Alabama     4 days  

Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, move embassy     1 wk  

Michael of Romania, the country’s last king, dead at 96     1 wk  

Ex-National Security Advisor Flynn pleads guilty to making false statements     2 wks  


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