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Iran says nuclear deal 'impossible' by November 24 deadline: ISNA

VIENNA - Iran says it will not be possible by a November 24 deadline to reach a comprehensive deal with world powers aimed at resolving the stand-off over Tehran's nuclear ambitions, the Iranian Students News Agency ISNA reported on Sunday.

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Scandal-plagued former Washington mayor Marion Barry dies

WASHINGTON - Marion Barry, the scandal-plagued former mayor of Washington, D.C., who was jailed for smoking crack cocaine before making a surprising return to office, died early on Sunday aged 78.

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Countdown to missed opportunity for EU economy

PARIS - The countdown has begun to what threatens to be a missed opportunity to revive Europe's stalled economy.

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Volunteer snow shovelers hit Buffalo streets as flooding fears rise

BUFFALO - As temperatures near Buffalo, New York, rose above freezing on Saturday, volunteers fanned out to help their neighbors clear the walls of snow that have paralyzed parts of the region this week, but the warming trend also raised the threat of flooding. | Video

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Islamic State kills at least 25 Iraqi tribesmen near Ramadi: officials

BAGHDAD - Islamic State militants have killed at least 25 members of a Sunni Muslim tribe in a village on the eastern edge of the provincial capital Ramadi, local officials said on Saturday, in apparent revenge for tribal opposition to the radical Islamists. | Video

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Iraqi forces battle Islamic State in towns north of Baghdad

BAGHDAD - Iraqi soldiers backed by Shi'ite militia and Kurdish peshmerga forces attacked two towns northeast of Baghdad held by Islamic State fighters on Sunday, trying to clear a main road linking the capital to the border with Iran.