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US, Bangladesh Officials to Meet, Focus on Rohingya Crisis

U.S. and Bangladeshi officials will meet in Washington for talks this week focusing on regional security challenges, with the South Asian country dealing with an influx of Rohingya fleeing violence in Myanmar Deputy U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs Michael Miller and Bangladesh Director General for the Americas …

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US Rap Artist Latest Star to Enter Australian Same-sex Marriage Debate

SYDNEY —  American rap artist Macklemore will perform a gay anthem at a rugby league final in Sydney on Sunday, thanks to the sport’s officials rejecting pressure from opponents of same-sex marriage as Australia votes on liberalizing its marriage laws. Macklemore will perform the hit song Same Love before more …

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