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Stamford Advocate
The operation to retake ISIS' Iraqi stronghold looks like it's in trouble before it even beginsThe US might have again over-promised on the timeframe for the operation to ret
The operation to retake ISIS' Iraqi stronghold looks like it's in trouble before it even begins
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 minutes ago
The US might have again over-promised on the timeframe for the operation to retake Mosul, ISIS' stronghold in Iraq. The Sunni terrorist group has controlled the city, which is home to about 1 million people, since June 2014. It's the most populous... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
What candidates should talk aboutU.S. presidential candidates are largely sidestepping one of the biggest moral
What candidates should talk about
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 25 minutes ago
U.S. presidential candidates are largely sidestepping one of the biggest moral questions of our time: What should America do about the carnage in Syria? The war in Syria has already killed more than 250,000 people, and has unleashed the greatest... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The operation to retake ISIS' Iraqi stronghold looks like it's in trouble before it even beginsThe US might have again over-promised on the timeframe for the operation to ret
The operation to retake ISIS' Iraqi stronghold looks like it's in trouble before it even begins
Connecticut Post / Posted 29 minutes ago
The US might have again over-promised on the timeframe for the operation to retake Mosul, ISIS' stronghold in Iraq. The Sunni terrorist group has controlled the city, which is home to about 1 million people, since June 2014. It's the most populous... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
What candidates should talk aboutU.S. presidential candidates are largely sidestepping one of the biggest moral
What candidates should talk about
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 33 minutes ago
U.S. presidential candidates are largely sidestepping one of the biggest moral questions of our time: What should America do about the carnage in Syria? The war in Syria has already killed more than 250,000 people, and has unleashed the greatest... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Syria talks underway in MunichBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
Syria talks underway in Munich
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 48 minutes ago
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 9:00 p.m. Talks aimed at narrowing differences over Syria and keeping afloat diplomacy to end its civil war have... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama anti-ISIS coalition crumbles as Arab allies focus elsewhereThe major Arab powers once deemed essential to the fight against the Islamic St
Obama anti-ISIS coalition crumbles as Arab allies focus elsewhere
The Washington Times / Posted an hour ago
The major Arab powers once deemed essential to the fight against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq have largely pulled back from the U.S.-led military campaign, undercutting the Obama administration’s claims about the depth and reach of the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Russia warns of 'new world war' starting in SyriaThey said their declared target was Isil. But the presence of troops from Gulf
Russia warns of 'new world war' starting in Syria
Daily Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
They said their declared target was Isil. But the presence of troops from Gulf states which have funded the Syrian rebels would be taken as a hostile act by the Assad regime and its backers, and a sign that they were committed to staking their claim... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
ISIS fighters head south in Libya, threatening SahelWorld News of Thursday, 11 February 2016 Groups of Islamic State fighters are
ISIS fighters head south in Libya, threatening Sahel
Ghanaweb.com / Posted an hour ago
World News of Thursday, 11 February 2016 Groups of Islamic State fighters are quitting their bases in Libya fearing Western air strikes and heading south, posing a new threat to countries in Africa's Sahel region including Niger and Chad, officials... Read more
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AdWeek
Agencies Are About to Start Vying for the $415 Million U.S. Census ContractIt's hard to believe another census count is nearly upon us. For agencies wanti
Agencies Are About to Start Vying for the $415 Million U.S. Census Contract
AdWeek / Posted an hour ago
It's hard to believe another census count is nearly upon us. For agencies wanting to work on the estimated $415 million 2020 census multi-year contract, RFP responses are due Feb. 22. This time around the Census Bureau is putting more emphasis on... Read more
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CBC.ca
NATO allies receptive to Canada's expanded anti-ISIS mission: SajjanU.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter challenged NATO members Thursday to accelerat
NATO allies receptive to Canada's expanded anti-ISIS mission: Sajjan
CBC.ca / Posted an hour ago
U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter challenged NATO members Thursday to accelerate efforts in the fight against the so-called Islamic State, as alliance defence ministers wrapped up two days of meetings in Brussels. The meeting comes only a few days... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
NATO launches sea mission against migrant traffickersMigrants wait to continue their train journey to western Europe at a refugee tr
NATO launches sea mission against migrant traffickers
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Migrants wait to continue their train journey to western Europe at a refugee transit camp in Sid, Serbia. Photo Reuters Hours after NATO defence ministers agreed to use their maritime force in the eastern Mediterranean to help combat traffickers,... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Syria talks underway in MunichBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
Syria talks underway in Munich
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 9:00 p.m. Talks aimed at narrowing differences over Syria and keeping afloat diplomacy to end its civil war have... Read more
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asianage
Clean-up of bad debts a must for future growth, says Raghuram RajanRBI Governor Raghuram Rajan addresses during the CII's 1st Banking Summit in Mu
Clean-up of bad debts a must for future growth, says Raghuram Rajan
asianage / Posted 3 hours ago
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan addresses during the CII's 1st Banking Summit in Mumbai. (Photo: PTI) Growth will follow the clean up of the bank balance sheets, said RBI governor Raghuram Rajan in a reference to the belief by some banks that once the... Read more
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CNN
From stalemate to slaughter: On Aleppo's front lineWe had a rare opportunity to reach Aleppo and were accompanied by Syrian troops
From stalemate to slaughter: On Aleppo's front line
CNN / Posted 3 hours ago
We had a rare opportunity to reach Aleppo and were accompanied by Syrian troops, giving us a chance to hear directly from a commander on the ground. His view was that Assad's troops believe they are on the verge of a decisive victory. He said they... Read more
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NBC News
'All or Nothing': Kerry Wants Immediate Ceasefire in SyriaMajor powers were beginning a new round of Syria peace talks on Thursday focusi
'All or Nothing': Kerry Wants Immediate Ceasefire in Syria
NBC News / Posted 3 hours ago
Major powers were beginning a new round of Syria peace talks on Thursday focusing on calls for a ceasefire and access for humanitarian aid. But with the Syrian opposition saying it cannot accept a truce in the current climate because it does not... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Syria talks underway in MunichBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
Syria talks underway in Munich
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 9:00 p.m. Talks aimed at narrowing differences over Syria and keeping afloat diplomacy to end its civil war have... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
DEC: Saint-Gobain, Honeywell two parties responsible in Hoosick Falls, N.Y.HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. >> The state Department of Environmental Conservation
DEC: Saint-Gobain, Honeywell two parties responsible in Hoosick Falls, N.Y.
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 hours ago
HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. >> The state Department of Environmental Conservation has identified the Saint-Gobain Corporation and Honeywell International as two parties potentially responsible for contaminating groundwater in the village. In a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Syria talks underway in MunichBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
Syria talks underway in Munich
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 9:00 p.m. Talks aimed at narrowing differences over Syria and keeping afloat diplomacy to end its civil war have... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Syria talks underway in MunichBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
Syria talks underway in Munich
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 3 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 9:00 p.m. Talks aimed at narrowing differences over Syria and keeping afloat diplomacy to end its civil war have... Read more
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Everett Herald
Debate lingers over the function of this tank's armored skirtsPublished: Thursday, February 11, 2016, 10:38 a.m. By Cory Graff, Flying Her
Debate lingers over the function of this tank's armored skirts
Everett Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
Published: Thursday, February 11, 2016, 10:38 a.m. By Cory Graff, Flying Heritage Collection The FHC’s Hetzer is equipped with thin (5 mm) armored side skirts. The Germans called them... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Syria talks underway in MunichBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
Syria talks underway in Munich
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 9:00 p.m. Talks aimed at narrowing differences over Syria and keeping afloat diplomacy to end its civil war have... Read more
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Bennington Banner
DEC: Saint-Gobain, Honeywell two parties responsible in Hoosick Falls, N.Y.HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. >> The state Department of Environmental Conservation
DEC: Saint-Gobain, Honeywell two parties responsible in Hoosick Falls, N.Y.
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 hours ago
HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. >> The state Department of Environmental Conservation has identified the Saint-Gobain Corporation and Honeywell International as two parties potentially responsible for contaminating groundwater in the village. In a... Read more
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NBC News
What to Expect in the Next Battleground StatesWith the showy contests in Iowa and New Hampshire over, the Democratic presiden
What to Expect in the Next Battleground States
NBC News / Posted 4 hours ago
With the showy contests in Iowa and New Hampshire over, the Democratic presidential primary now moves to the more arduous work of amassing delegates in states with more diverse populations. Heading into next week's Nevada Caucus, and the following... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Syria talks underway in MunichBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
Syria talks underway in Munich
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 4 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 9:00 p.m. Talks aimed at narrowing differences over Syria and keeping afloat diplomacy to end its civil war have... Read more
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The Jewish Press
When Bernie Sanders Saved ChanukkahBackgroundWhile large Public Chabad-Lubavitch Chanukah Menorahs are very much a
When Bernie Sanders Saved Chanukkah
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 hours ago
BackgroundWhile large Public Chabad-Lubavitch Chanukah Menorahs are very much a part of the fabric of American life today, gaining permission to display the menorahs on public property was not without hurdles. Indeed, almost from the inception of the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Syria talks underway in MunichBEIRUT — The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and se
Syria talks underway in Munich
Boston Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
BEIRUT — The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 9:00 p.m. Talks aimed at narrowing differences over Syria and keeping afloat diplomacy to end its civil war have... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
EFF MPs chant '#ZuptaMustFall' as they are ordered out of #SONA2016The EFF MPs‚ who had risen on points of order and been repeatedly shut down by
EFF MPs chant '#ZuptaMustFall' as they are ordered out of #SONA2016
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 hours ago
The EFF MPs‚ who had risen on points of order and been repeatedly shut down by the speakers of the National Assembly and National Council of Provinces‚ Baleka Mbete and Thandi Modise‚ eventually left on their own accord after being threatened with... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Anti-Isis coalition looks to ramp up fight against jihadists Published: 12 February 2016 1:44 AM US Secretary of Defence Ashton Carter sa
Anti-Isis coalition looks to ramp up fight against jihadists
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 hours ago
Published: 12 February 2016 1:44 AM US Secretary of Defence Ashton Carter says each contribution matters to the fight against Isis. – Reuters pic, February 11, 2016.Defence ministers from... Read more
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Swissinfo
NATO launches sea mission against migrant traffickersBy Robin Emmott and Phil Stewart BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO ships are on their
NATO launches sea mission against migrant traffickers
Swissinfo / Posted 5 hours ago
By Robin Emmott and Phil Stewart BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO ships are on their way to the Aegean Sea to help Turkey and Greece crack down on criminal networks smuggling refugees into Europe, the alliance's top commander said on Thursday. Hours after... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
German foreign min wants breakthrough on SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
German foreign min wants breakthrough on Syria
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 5 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Germany's foreign minister says diplomatic efforts to tame Syria's civil war are at a crossroads and... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
German foreign min wants breakthrough on SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
German foreign min wants breakthrough on Syria
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Germany's foreign minister says diplomatic efforts to tame Syria's civil war are at a crossroads and... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
German foreign min wants breakthrough on SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
German foreign min wants breakthrough on Syria
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Germany's foreign minister says diplomatic efforts to tame Syria's civil war are at a crossroads and... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Pentagon chief predicting 'tangible gains' in Iraq, SyriaBRUSSELS (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter predicted on Thursday that re
Pentagon chief predicting 'tangible gains' in Iraq, Syria
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 hours ago
BRUSSELS (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter predicted on Thursday that recent U.S.-led efforts to accelerate the fight against the Islamic State group would produce "tangible gains" in Iraq and Syria by March, even as he urged coalition... Read more
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Times of Malta
Islamic State fighters head south in Libya, threatening SahelThe ultra-hardline movement that has seized large areas of Syria and neighbouri
Islamic State fighters head south in Libya, threatening Sahel
Times of Malta / Posted 5 hours ago
The ultra-hardline movement that has seized large areas of Syria and neighbouring Iraq has also amassed thousands of fighters along a coastal strip in Libya, where it has taken the city of Sirte and attacked oil infrastructure. African and Western... Read more
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Times of Malta
NATO launches sea mission against migrant traffickers in the AegeanHours after NATO defence ministers agreed to use their maritime force in the ea
NATO launches sea mission against migrant traffickers in the Aegean
Times of Malta / Posted 5 hours ago
Hours after NATO defence ministers agreed to use their maritime force in the eastern Mediterranean to help combat traffickers, Supreme Allied Commander Gen. Philip Breedlove said he was working quickly to design the mission. "We are sailing the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
NATO warships to combat people-smugglingNATO will send military vessels to the Aegean Sea to help Turkey and Greece cra
NATO warships to combat people-smuggling
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 hours ago
NATO will send military vessels to the Aegean Sea to help Turkey and Greece crack down on criminal networks smuggling migrants and refugees into Europe, allied defence ministers say. The move, discussed by NATO ministers for the first time at a... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
German foreign min wants breakthrough on SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
German foreign min wants breakthrough on Syria
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 5 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Germany's foreign minister says diplomatic efforts to tame Syria's civil war are at a crossroads and... Read more
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The Star
Kerry wants 'all or nothing' truce at Syria talksMUNICH/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Major powers were beginning a new round of Syria peac
Kerry wants 'all or nothing' truce at Syria talks
The Star / Posted 5 hours ago
MUNICH/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Major powers were beginning a new round of Syria peace talks on Thursday focussing on calls for a ceasefire and access for humanitarian aid. But with the Syrian opposition saying it cannot accept a truce in the current... Read more
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The Star
Islamic State fighters head south in Libya, threatening SahelDAKAR (Reuters) - Groups of Islamic State fighters are quitting their bases in
Islamic State fighters head south in Libya, threatening Sahel
The Star / Posted 5 hours ago
DAKAR (Reuters) - Groups of Islamic State fighters are quitting their bases in Libya fearing Western air strikes and heading south, posing a new threat to countries in Africa's Sahel region including Niger and Chad, officials and intelligence sources... Read more
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The Star
Any NATO refugee mission would go after smugglers, U.S.'s Carter saysBRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO ships are on their way to the Aegean Sea to help Turk
Any NATO refugee mission would go after smugglers, U.S.'s Carter says
The Star / Posted 5 hours ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO ships are on their way to the Aegean Sea to help Turkey and Greece crack down on criminal networks smuggling refugees into Europe, the alliance's top commander said on Thursday. Hours after NATO defence ministers agreed to... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
GOP hopefuls to stir up hornet's nest in South CarolinaSen. Lindsey O. Graham introduces former Florida governor Jeb Bush in Mount Ple
GOP hopefuls to stir up hornet's nest in South Carolina
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
Sen. Lindsey O. Graham introduces former Florida governor Jeb Bush in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. Since dropping out of the presidential race, ...GoUpstate.comFebruary 11, 2016 12:09 PM

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Otago Daily Times
Strong roster of sports awards finalists namedThe North Otago Sports Bodies and Sport Waitaki announced the finalists for the
Strong roster of sports awards finalists named
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 hours ago
The North Otago Sports Bodies and Sport Waitaki announced the finalists for the Network Waitaki-sponsored awards yesterday. The level of sporting talent in the province is reflected in the talent crammed into some of the categories. The junior... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Pointing away from the yet beaten trackThe Allied forces in the Balkans: a typical camp on the outskirts of Salonika.
Pointing away from the yet beaten track
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 hours ago
The Allied forces in the Balkans: a typical camp on the outskirts of Salonika. — Otago Witness, 9.2.1916. Mr A. Bathgate, president of the league, said when a Dunedin gentleman was in the Auckland district recently he met a party of Australian... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Pentagon chief predicting 'tangible gains' in Iraq, SyriaBRUSSELS (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter predicted on Thursday that re
Pentagon chief predicting 'tangible gains' in Iraq, Syria
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 6 hours ago
BRUSSELS (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter predicted on Thursday that recent U.S.-led efforts to accelerate the fight against the Islamic State group would produce "tangible gains" in Iraq and Syria by March, even as he urged coalition... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
German foreign min wants breakthrough on SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
German foreign min wants breakthrough on Syria
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 6 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Germany's foreign minister says diplomatic efforts to tame Syria's civil war are at a crossroads and... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Stalemate to slaughter: On Syria's front lineYears of combat have turned Aleppo's old town into a neighborhood of rubble and
Stalemate to slaughter: On Syria's front line
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 hours ago
Years of combat have turned Aleppo's old town into a neighborhood of rubble and dust. What's left of this once beguiling maze of narrow alleys and covered souks is a reminder of its tragic location at the heart of Syria's five-year civil war. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Islamic State fighters head south in Libya, threatening SahelDAKAR: Groups of Islamic State fighters are quitting their bases in Libya feari
Islamic State fighters head south in Libya, threatening Sahel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
DAKAR: Groups of Islamic State fighters are quitting their bases in Libya fearing Western air strikes and heading south, posing a new threat to countries in Africa's Sahel region including Niger and Chad, officials and intelligence sources said. The... Read more
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SKY News
NATO Decision Made With Remarkable SpeedI've rarely known NATO move so fast. One of the most remarkable things about th
NATO Decision Made With Remarkable Speed
SKY News / Posted 6 hours ago
I've rarely known NATO move so fast. One of the most remarkable things about the Alliance's Aegean announcement was the speed in which it was made. It only took a few hours I'm told. In theory of course, with the ships already under NATO command (as... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
German foreign min wants breakthrough on SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis a
German foreign min wants breakthrough on Syria
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 hours ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Germany's foreign minister says diplomatic efforts to tame Syria's civil war are at a crossroads and... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Nurses unionize at St. Christopher's Hospital for ChildrenPHILADELPHIA (AP) � Nurses at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in Philad
Nurses unionize at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) � Nurses at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in Philadelphia have voted to unionize. The Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied Professionals says voting concluded Wednesday and about 500 of the North... Read more
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