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Starbucks to hire 10,000 refugees over next 5 years

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Federal judge in New York bars U.S. from deporting travelers with valid visas covered by Trump order.
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The Latest: Freed Iraqi says America ‘the greatest’

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UN’s Syria sanctions would ban helicopters, chlorine gas

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Russia denies involvement in Aleppo attack that wounded boy

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More US troops to Syria for ‘momentum’ against ISIS

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Obama to send 250 additional military personnel to Syria

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First migrants deported from Greece to Turkey

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Putin orders military pullout from Syria

GENEVA (AP) – The Latest on Syrian peace talks that resumed in Geneva on Monday (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the start of the pullout of the Russian military from Syria starting Tuesday. Putin said the move should help serve as a stimulus for Syria’s political talks. The president […]