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Israel Could Clash With International Court on Settlements

JERUSALEM — Emboldened by a supportive White House, Israel appears to be barreling toward a showdown with the international community over its half-century-old settlement enterprise in the West Bank. “History is knocking at the door." — Israeli Defense Mini...
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Anti-Doping Agency Imposes 4-Year Ban on Russia

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Russia was slapped Monday with a four-year ban from international sports events, including next summer's Tokyo Olympics, over a longstanding doping scandal, although its athletes will still be able to compete if they can show they are c...
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UN Expert Urges Probe of Saudi Prince Over Khashoggi Killing

GENEVA — An independent U.N. report into the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said Wednesday there is "credible evidence" to warrant further investigation into the possible role of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and suggested sanctions on h...
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NFL’s 100th Season Schedule Finalized

NEW YORK — The NFL's 100th season will begin with its most classic rivalry and feature the Super Bowl champion Patriots hosting Pittsburgh in the first Sunday night game. "We know every year there seems to b...

This Happened While You Were Out

This week GV Wire reporter Jamie Ouverson connects Fresno with her top stories of last weekend. NFL Teams Leading 'Week Two' - NFL Donald Glover Gives Thanks to President Trump at Emmys - The Hill Ro...