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Men Hunted After Charlie Hebdo 12 Killings

An injured person is evacuated outside the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo's office, in Paris.

Police fanned out across France in search of three suspects: hooded gunmen who attacked satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo Wednesday and killed 12 people before escaping onto the streets of Paris. The suspects behind the attack have been identified, Paris Deputy Mayor Patrick Klugman told CNN. Two of them are brothers. A tactical …

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Scotland Referendum: Scots Reject Independence in Historic Vote

The Scottish people decided to stay part of Great Britain.

Scotland voters decided to remain part of the United Kingdom on Friday, rejecting independence in a historic referendum. The decision prevented a rupture of a 307-year union with England, bringing a huge sigh of relief to the British political establishment. Scots voted 55 percent to 45 percent against independence in …

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UK Raises Terror Threat Level

British Prime Minister David Cameron said the "root cause" of the terrorist threat in the United Kingdom is "Islamist extremism."

The UK government raised its terror threat level Friday from “substantial” to “severe,” the fourth highest of five levels, in response to events in Iraq and Syria, where ISIS militants have seized a swath of territory. “That means that a terrorist attack is highly likely, but there is no intelligence …

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