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Explainer: Does Islamic State still pose a threat?

Islamic State looks about to lose its last foothold on the banks of the Euphrates in Syria, but though its era of territorial rule may have been expunged for now, there is near universal agreement that the group remains a threat.

UK's May back in Brussels, hit by defections over Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May headed to Brussels on Wednesday to seek more concessions from a skeptical European Union after the defection of three pro-EU lawmakers from her Conservative Party undermined her Brexit strategy.

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Bernie Sanders seeks U.S. presidency again in 2020

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, the Vermont progressive whose 2016 White House campaign garnered fervent grassroots support and pushed the Democratic Party sharply to the left, said on Tuesday he would again seek the party's presidential nomination in 2020.