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TheBull
Asia News Agenda Thursday Asia news highlights on Thursday. 01.09.2016 08:58 AM + Myanmar aims to end
Asia News Agenda Thursday
TheBull / Posted 30 minutes ago
Asia news highlights on Thursday. 01.09.2016 08:58 AM + Myanmar aims to end civil war at peace summit + UN chief pushes reconciliation in Sri Lanka -- Myanmar's new civilian government holds a five-day landmark peace... Read more
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The News-Times
Group forms to welcome refugeesmingle are finding they have common ground when it comes to building a support
Group forms to welcome refugees
The News-Times / Posted an hour ago
mingle are finding they have common ground when it comes to building a support network for families fleeing the Syrian Civil War - a conflict that has produced what some observers say is the largest refugee crisis since World War II. “We look... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Captain America's' Sebastian Stan Joins Steven Soderbergh's 'Logan Lucky'sport after time away. With the new casting, the actor continues to ride a wav
'Captain America's' Sebastian Stan Joins Steven Soderbergh's 'Logan Lucky'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted an hour ago
sport after time away. With the new casting, the actor continues to ride a wave of success generated by Captain America: Civil War, one of the year’s more acclaimed movies that has grossed more than $1.1 billion worldwide. Since that movie's... Read more
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The News & Observer
In America, becoming as polarized as Sunnis and Shiitessuggests that the next four years will be just like the last eight: a gridlocke
In America, becoming as polarized as Sunnis and Shiites
The News & Observer / Posted an hour ago
suggests that the next four years will be just like the last eight: a gridlocked, toxic, Sunni-Shiite, Democrat-Republican civil war, with little search for common ground. That’s how you ruin, not run, a great country. How will we improve... Read more
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International Business Times
Syrian rebels kill 10 Isis militants who tried to 'infiltrate their ranks' by dressing as womentown of Tassil, in the south of the country, has seen many displaced civilians
Syrian rebels kill 10 Isis militants who tried to 'infiltrate their ranks' by dressing as women
International Business Times / Posted an hour ago
town of Tassil, in the south of the country, has seen many displaced civilians head there to seek refuge from the five-year civil war. But as the rebels vetted new arrivals, they were reportedly alerted to a group of women dressed... Read more
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The Washington Times
Islamic State: From nation-state to terror groupU.S. national security interest,” said one Pentagon official critical of the on
Islamic State: From nation-state to terror group
The Washington Times / Posted 2 hours ago
U.S. national security interest,” said one Pentagon official critical of the ongoing U.S.-Russia talks on ending the brutal civil war in Syria. The liberal Mr. Kerry earned a reputation as a poor negotiator during the negotiations that resulted in... Read more
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Daily News
The Ban Ki-moon chapterissues relating to alleged violations of international human rights and humanit
The Ban Ki-moon chapter
Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
issues relating to alleged violations of international human rights and humanitarian law in the final stages of the civil war. The panel was to look into whether the commitment on “human rights accountability” given by President Mahinda... Read more
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Daily Examiner
What's on the big screen this weekJones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene
What's on the big screen this week
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
Jones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene from Free State of Jones. Murray Close As civil war divides the United States, a poor farmer from Mississippi leads a group of rebels against the Confederate... Read more
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Deseret News
How a black church and a white church that segregated 170 years ago are confronting the pastwhite, representing a divide that first took form 170 years ago when the battle
How a black church and a white church that segregated 170 years ago are confronting the past
Deseret News / Posted 2 hours ago
white, representing a divide that first took form 170 years ago when the battle over slavery led the nation into the Civil War, The Associated Press reported. The churches were once one, though they split in 1845 when the then-united First... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Oakland man given second chance for asylum to stay in U.S.Jose Mendez was 13 and living in El Salvador, the child of a pro-government fam
Oakland man given second chance for asylum to stay in U.S.
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
Jose Mendez was 13 and living in El Salvador, the child of a pro-government family during a civil war more than a quarter century ago, when he got three threatening notes at school accusing him of feeding information to the army, in which his... Read more
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Northern Star
What's on the big screen this weekJones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene
What's on the big screen this week
Northern Star / Posted 3 hours ago
Jones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene from Free State of Jones. Murray Close As civil war divides the United States, a poor farmer from Mississippi leads a group of rebels against the Confederate... Read more
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Newsmax
Justin Trudeau, Marvel Comics Collide in New Canadian StorylineJustin Trudeau and Marvel Comics have collided a new issue of "Civil War II," a
Justin Trudeau, Marvel Comics Collide in New Canadian Storyline
Newsmax / Posted 3 hours ago
Justin Trudeau and Marvel Comics have collided a new issue of "Civil War II," a comic released Wednesday featuring the Canadian prime minister as an action hero. The cover of the magazine features Trudeau in the corner of a boxing ring. The image is... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
What's on the big screen this weekJones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene
What's on the big screen this week
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 hours ago
Jones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene from Free State of Jones. Murray Close As civil war divides the United States, a poor farmer from Mississippi leads a group of rebels against the Confederate... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
What's on the big screen this weekJones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene
What's on the big screen this week
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
Jones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene from Free State of Jones. Murray Close As civil war divides the United States, a poor farmer from Mississippi leads a group of rebels against the Confederate... Read more
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Queensland Times
What's on the big screen this weekJones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene
What's on the big screen this week
Queensland Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Jones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene from Free State of Jones. Murray Close As civil war divides the United States, a poor farmer from Mississippi leads a group of rebels against the Confederate... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Oakland man given second chance for asylum to stay in U.S.Jose Mendez was 13 and living in El Salvador, the child of a pro-government fam
Oakland man given second chance for asylum to stay in U.S.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
Jose Mendez was 13 and living in El Salvador, the child of a pro-government family during a civil war more than a quarter century ago, when he got three threatening notes at school accusing him of feeding information to the army, in which his... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
What's on the big screen this weekJones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene
What's on the big screen this week
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
Jones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene from Free State of Jones. Murray Close As civil war divides the United States, a poor farmer from Mississippi leads a group of rebels against the Confederate... Read more
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News Mail
What's on the big screen this weekJones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene
What's on the big screen this week
News Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
Jones (MA 15+) Sean Bridgers, Matthew McConaughey and Artrial Clark in a scene from Free State of Jones. Murray Close As civil war divides the United States, a poor farmer from Mississippi leads a group of rebels against the Confederate... Read more
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/Film
The Toy Box: Rogue One, Doctor Who, Supernatural, Captain America & Morefigures of your favorite superheroes are your jam, then Beast Kingdom has a new
The Toy Box: Rogue One, Doctor Who, Supernatural, Captain America & More
/Film / Posted 3 hours ago
figures of your favorite superheroes are your jam, then Beast Kingdom has a new Egg Attack figure of Captain America from Civil War that will make a great addition to your collection. The figure stands at 6 inches, is fully poseable with 30 joints... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
New elephant study shows catastrophic decline in Africamoving from Botswana’s arid Central Kalahari to the lush savannahs and forests
New elephant study shows catastrophic decline in Africa
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 hours ago
moving from Botswana’s arid Central Kalahari to the lush savannahs and forests of Angola and Zambia. During Angola’s long civil war, elephants avoided the country. After peace was declared, they moved back in — but now, with the dramatic spike in... Read more
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asianage
Why Syria’s war may be about to get even worseIn fact, it probably doesn’t matter. Even if symbolic, the mere rebranding of N
Why Syria’s war may be about to get even worse
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
In fact, it probably doesn’t matter. Even if symbolic, the mere rebranding of Nusra could be enough to prolong Syria’s civil war. The worst-case scenario is that the group, now known as Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS ), or Front for the Conquest of... Read more
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asianage
Why Syria's war may be about to get even worseIn fact, it probably doesn’t matter. Even if symbolic, the mere rebranding of N
Why Syria's war may be about to get even worse
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
In fact, it probably doesn’t matter. Even if symbolic, the mere rebranding of Nusra could be enough to prolong Syria’s civil war. The worst-case scenario is that the group, now known as Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS ), or Front for the Conquest of... Read more
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dna
Krrish ki kahani mein twistHridhaan — are huge fans of science fiction and action movies like Batman vs Su
Krrish ki kahani mein twist
dna / Posted 4 hours ago
Hridhaan — are huge fans of science fiction and action movies like Batman vs Superman, The Jungle Book, Captain America: Civil War, Spider-Man, etc. They are not just computer-savvy, but also know what they like. So whenever he sits down to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Russia claims killing IS Syria figure; group not confirmingthe Nice truck attack in France and a massive suicide bombing in downtown Baghd
Russia claims killing IS Syria figure; group not confirming
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
the Nice truck attack in France and a massive suicide bombing in downtown Baghdad. Aleppo is a current focal point of the civil war in Syria, where IS, Syrian Kurdish forces, Turkey-backed rebels and President Bashar Assad's forces are vying for... Read more
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New America Media
Jesse Jackson: Black Voters Have Plenty to Lose With Trumpearned it. Lincoln and the Radical Republicans earned black support. Lincoln i
Jesse Jackson: Black Voters Have Plenty to Lose With Trump
New America Media / Posted 4 hours ago
earned it. Lincoln and the Radical Republicans earned black support. Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, won the Civil War and ended slavery. Radical Republicans supported the 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments and Reconstruction. When... Read more
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The Hindu
Turkey’s dangerous move on SyriaTurkey’s incursion into Syria has opened a new front in the already complicated
Turkey’s dangerous move on Syria
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
Turkey’s incursion into Syria has opened a new front in the already complicated Syrian civil war. Turkey and the other regional powers in West Asia, such as Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Iran, have been active players in the Syrian conflict since 2011, but... Read more
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CTV News
Syria releases 'Always Beautiful' video, promotes tourism to war-torn countryWhile the civil war in Syria continues to rage on, the country’s tourism minist
Syria releases 'Always Beautiful' video, promotes tourism to war-torn country
CTV News / Posted 4 hours ago
While the civil war in Syria continues to rage on, the country’s tourism ministry shared a promotional video on Facebook, showcasing the coastal city of Tartous and its Golden Sands Beach. Over upbeat music, the video shot from above shows what... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fairs & fests: Schaumburg Septemberfest, Buffalo Grove Days and more9 a.m.; 9:30 a.m. for parade traffic. Other roads connected to Summit Drive als
Fairs & fests: Schaumburg Septemberfest, Buffalo Grove Days and more
Daily Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
9 a.m.; 9:30 a.m. for parade traffic. Other roads connected to Summit Drive also will be closed. Free. septemberfest.org. Civil War Encampment: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 3-4, at Graue Mill and Museum, 3800 S. York Road, Oak... Read more
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DW
Who are the Kurds? |Turkey threatened to invade. What followed was budding relations between Ankara
Who are the Kurds? |
DW / Posted 5 hours ago
Turkey threatened to invade. What followed was budding relations between Ankara and Damascus until 2011, when the Syrian civil war began to rip the country apart. Turkey backed various rebel factions, first in a bid to oust President Bashar... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Trudeau fiddles, Canada burnsgiddily respond, as will fan boys, to the fact Trudeau is heroically depicted i
Trudeau fiddles, Canada burns
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
giddily respond, as will fan boys, to the fact Trudeau is heroically depicted in boxing gear on the front of Marvel’s “Civil War II -- Choosing Sides” comic book, released Wednesday. If Trudeau can tear himself away from admiring his comic... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Turkey strikes IS targets in Syriashot down a Russian bomber in November as tensions mounted over Syria, where Mo
Turkey strikes IS targets in Syria
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 hours ago
shot down a Russian bomber in November as tensions mounted over Syria, where Moscow and Ankara back opposite sides in the civil war. The two restored ties following last month's attempted military coup in Turkey. 2:15 p.m. The spokesman for... Read more
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The Hill
Pentagon: 'No information' to support Russia's claim it struck ISIS leaderbe a good thing." Russia began an air campaign in Syria last September, to sho
Pentagon: 'No information' to support Russia's claim it struck ISIS leader
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
be a good thing." Russia began an air campaign in Syria last September, to shore up ally President Bashar Assad in his civil war against anti-regime rebels and ISIS. However, U.S. officials say Russia has mostly struck rebels, including those... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey strikes IS targets in Syriashot down a Russian bomber in November as tensions mounted over Syria, where Mo
Turkey strikes IS targets in Syria
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 hours ago
shot down a Russian bomber in November as tensions mounted over Syria, where Moscow and Ankara back opposite sides in the civil war. The two restored ties following last month's attempted military coup in Turkey. 2:15 p.m. The spokesman for... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Principal architect’ of IS attacks on West killedunprecedented cross-border offensive into Syria last Wednesday, its most signif
‘Principal architect’ of IS attacks on West killed
The Manila Times / Posted 5 hours ago
unprecedented cross-border offensive into Syria last Wednesday, its most significant move since the start of Syria’s bloody civil war more than five years ago, saying it was aimed at ridding the frontier of both IS jihadists and a Kurdish... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A Moral Outrage That Enraged No Onemust first stop -- only then can negotiations for a long-term cessation of host
A Moral Outrage That Enraged No One
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 hours ago
must first stop -- only then can negotiations for a long-term cessation of hostilities begin. Given the complexity of the civil war in Syria, as things stand today there is no solution in sight. There are multiple players -- including the Assad... Read more
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ajc.com
Best places in the South: Georgia's National ParksStreet, Plains, Ga., 31780, 229- 824-4104 The King Center, 450 Auburn Avenue,
Best places in the South: Georgia's National Parks
ajc.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Street, Plains, Ga., 31780, 229- 824-4104 The King Center, 450 Auburn Avenue, NE, Atlanta, Ga., 30331, 404-331-5190 x5046 Civil War battlefields. Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park is a 2,965-acre National Battlefield that preserves a... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Turkey briefs Russia on anti-IS operationshot down a Russian bomber in November as tensions mounted over Syria, where Mo
Turkey briefs Russia on anti-IS operation
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 hours ago
shot down a Russian bomber in November as tensions mounted over Syria, where Moscow and Ankara back opposite sides in the civil war. The two restored ties following last month's attempted military coup in Turkey. 2:15 p.m. The spokesman for... Read more
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IGN
Iron Man: 17 Other Characters Who Wore the Armorteenage female protagonist named Riri Williams. It's shaping up to be one of th
Iron Man: 17 Other Characters Who Wore the Armor
IGN / Posted 6 hours ago
teenage female protagonist named Riri Williams. It's shaping up to be one of the biggest changes in a post-Civil War II Marvel Universe. But as major a development as this is, Riri is hardly the first hero to take over the mantle... Read more
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Breitbart
Exclusive – Source: U.S. Travel Warning to Turkey Based onbe the target of attempts at massive terror attacks in the near future as a res
Exclusive – Source: U.S. Travel Warning to Turkey Based on
Breitbart / Posted 6 hours ago
be the target of attempts at massive terror attacks in the near future as a result of its recent involvement in the Syrian civil war and ongoing unrest in the wake of last month’s coup attempt. He also said that an Arab intelligence agency... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Museum celebrates 20th anniversaryof the Hume-Carnegie Museum, Aug. 21. Tours of the museum were given. Appearanc
Mendota Reporter Museum celebrates 20th anniversary
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 6 hours ago
of the Hume-Carnegie Museum, Aug. 21. Tours of the museum were given. Appearances were made by historical characters: a Civil War soldier, Wild Bill Hickok, and a schoolmarm. 1880s music was played on the Mendota pump organ and an old-fashioned... Read more
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The Columbian
Russia claims killing IS Syria figure; group not confirmingthe Nice truck attack in France and a massive suicide bombing in downtown Baghd
Russia claims killing IS Syria figure; group not confirming
The Columbian / Posted 6 hours ago
the Nice truck attack in France and a massive suicide bombing in downtown Baghdad. Aleppo is a current focal point of the civil war in Syria, where IS, Syrian Kurdish forces, Turkey-backed rebels and President Bashar Assad’s forces are vying for... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Author's Showcase Party In New Britain And More Literary EventsSlater Museum and a member of the Norwich Historical Society and other groups,
Author's Showcase Party In New Britain And More Literary Events
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 hours ago
Slater Museum and a member of the Norwich Historical Society and other groups, will talk about her book, "Norwich and the Civil War" (Arcadia, $21.99), which tells how the town responded to Lincoln's call for troops and homefront support. On... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Russia claims killing IS Syria figure; group not confirmingthe Nice truck attack in France and a massive suicide bombing in downtown Baghd
Russia claims killing IS Syria figure; group not confirming
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
the Nice truck attack in France and a massive suicide bombing in downtown Baghdad. Aleppo is a current focal point of the civil war in Syria, where IS, Syrian Kurdish forces, Turkey-backed rebels and President Bashar Assad's forces are vying for... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Census finds catastrophic decline of elephant population, extinction almost certainmoving from Botswana’s arid Central Kalahari to the lush savannahs and forests
Census finds catastrophic decline of elephant population, extinction almost certain
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 7 hours ago
moving from Botswana’s arid Central Kalahari to the lush savannahs and forests of Angola and Zambia. During Angola’s long civil war, elephants avoided the country. After peace was declared, they moved back in — but now, with the dramatic spike in... Read more
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FOX News
UN chief Ban Ki-moon arrives in Sri Lanka– United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has arrived in Sri Lanka on a vi
UN chief Ban Ki-moon arrives in Sri Lanka
FOX News / Posted 7 hours ago
– United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has arrived in Sri Lanka on a visit in which he is expected to discuss post-civil war reconciliation and human rights accountability with the country's leaders. Ban arrived Wednesday on his second... Read more
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FOX News
At least 1 killed after roadside bomb explodes in eastern Lebanonimmediately clear what the bomb targeted. Lebanon has been hit by a wave of exp
At least 1 killed after roadside bomb explodes in eastern Lebanon
FOX News / Posted 7 hours ago
immediately clear what the bomb targeted. Lebanon has been hit by a wave of explosions over the past three years as Syria's civil war spilled over into its tiny neighbor, killing scores of people. Security officials, speaking on condition of... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Sims rarely despaired, took care of West Texasline the cliffs overlooking the Concho River. His grandfather, Dunlap Edward S
Sims rarely despaired, took care of West Texas
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 hours ago
line the cliffs overlooking the Concho River. His grandfather, Dunlap Edward Sims, lost everything in Missouri during the Civil War years. He made his first journey to Texas in 1876 looking for work and a fresh start. Sims first established a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Outrage as possessed ghost is 'stolen' from haunted pub toiletowned the inn. History suggests that the nobleman spent the last hours of his l
Outrage as possessed ghost is 'stolen' from haunted pub toilet
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
owned the inn. History suggests that the nobleman spent the last hours of his life there before he was beheaded in 1651 towards the end of the Civil War. The chair he sat in before he was taken outside and executed is still in th... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Syrian tourist board promotes beach holidays as the civil war ragesare nine murders a day and 1,000 muggings a day in New York,” he said. “Well I
Syrian tourist board promotes beach holidays as the civil war rages
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
are nine murders a day and 1,000 muggings a day in New York,” he said. “Well I reckon we’re better than that.” Prior to civil war breaking out in 2011, Syria had a burgeoning tourism industry; its glut of World Heritage Sites attracted tourists... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey briefs Russia on anti-IS operationshot down a Russian bomber in November as tensions mounted over Syria, where Mo
Turkey briefs Russia on anti-IS operation
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 hours ago
shot down a Russian bomber in November as tensions mounted over Syria, where Moscow and Ankara back opposite sides in the civil war. The two restored ties following last month's attempted military coup in Turkey. 2:15 p.m. The spokesman for... Read more
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