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Christian Today
4,000 more residents flee ISIS-held Fallujah; 50,000 still trapped as Iraqi army offensive enters its third weekIraqi soldiers prepare to go to battle against Islamic State militants at the f
4,000 more residents flee ISIS-held Fallujah; 50,000 still trapped as Iraqi army offensive enters its third week
Christian Today / Posted an hour ago
Iraqi soldiers prepare to go to battle against Islamic State militants at the frontline in Fallujah, Iraq on June 14, 2016. Thousands more people have fled from the Islamic State-held city of Fallujah through an exit corridor secured by the Iraqi... Read more
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Rappler
The emotional journey of Benigno Aquino IIIThe Office of the President hired the older one. At events with children, Aqui
The emotional journey of Benigno Aquino III
Rappler / Posted 23 hours ago
The Office of the President hired the older one. At events with children, Aquino turns into everybody's favorite uncle, high-fiving tiny hands left and right, asking questions, cracking jokes. UNCLE PNOY. President Benigno Aquino III high-fives... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Confronting Homophobia within Muslim Communities – Opinion – ABC Religion & EthicsCredit: Huskystudio_se / Getty Images Shakira Hussein is an Honorary Fellow at
Confronting Homophobia within Muslim Communities – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Credit: Huskystudio_se / Getty Images Shakira Hussein is an Honorary Fellow at the National Centre of Excellence for Islamic Studies in the Asia Institute at the University of Melbourne. Alia Imtoual is an independent scholar. Free speech,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Life through the eyes of a connected but burdened generationOn Sunday, June 12, Emily DePaoli was between lifeguard shifts in High River, A
Life through the eyes of a connected but burdened generation
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
On Sunday, June 12, Emily DePaoli was between lifeguard shifts in High River, Alta., when, scrolling through Instagram, she saw #PrayforOrlando. She follows several drag queens, who were suddenly urging people to give blood. The Grade 12 student... Read more
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New Kerala
Detention, heavy fines for artistic expression in Iran 'unacceptable,' say UN rights experts - newkerala.com #81506freedom of expression have expressed concern at the imprisonment and imposition
Detention, heavy fines for artistic expression in Iran 'unacceptable,' say UN rights experts - newkerala.com #81506
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
freedom of expression have expressed concern at the imprisonment and imposition of heavy fines against three artists in the Islamic Republic of Iran earlier this month and have called for their immediate release. In a statement issued by the Office... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Heck’s campaign explains claims about Muslimsclaimed Muslims have tried to implement Sharia law in Michigan. In response to
Heck’s campaign explains claims about Muslims
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted yesterday
claimed Muslims have tried to implement Sharia law in Michigan. In response to a comment from an audience member that a high number of Muslims in the U.S. support Sharia law, Heck said, “Depending on where, there are certain pockets throughout... Read more
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KXXV Waco
National Storiesnation's colleges that continue to consider an applicant's race in...More >> A
National Stories
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
nation's colleges that continue to consider an applicant's race in...More >> AP reporter's terrifying trip on 1,000-foot-high glass slideAP reporter's terrifying trip on 1,000-foot-high glass slide I've jumped out of a plane from 13,000 feet.... Read more
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New Kerala
'Medieval' sieges, barrel bombs are 'disgusting reality' in Syria - senior UN officials - newkerala.com #81070must be significantly expanded in the second half of 2016, the United Nations h
'Medieval' sieges, barrel bombs are 'disgusting reality' in Syria - senior UN officials - newkerala.com #81070
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
must be significantly expanded in the second half of 2016, the United Nations humanitarian chief told the Security Council today, warning that progress made to date was only "a trickle" of the country's overwhelming needs. There is... Read more
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Salon.com
Enough with the spectacle: How about we just ban all assault weapons instead?obtain a firearm, instead of creating a similar process for listed individuals
Enough with the spectacle: How about we just ban all assault weapons instead?
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
obtain a firearm, instead of creating a similar process for listed individuals to challenge watch list designations,” the Council on American-Islamic Relations said in a statement. “It would seem the Senate is willing to only apply constitutional... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Must Pull Its Weight in Stopping Ballistic Missile Proliferationcontrasts with frequent announcements of ballistic missile launches by the Demo
Africa Must Pull Its Weight in Stopping Ballistic Missile Proliferation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
contrasts with frequent announcements of ballistic missile launches by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and the Islamic Republic of Iran. Such launches are a strong reminder for the whole international community, including African... Read more
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The Atlantic
'We Can't Understand That Kind of Hate'of threats, trends, and ideas has united this city, the still-grieving victim o
'We Can't Understand That Kind of Hate'
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
of threats, trends, and ideas has united this city, the still-grieving victim of a terrorist act by a self-professed Islamic extremist and the deadliest mass shooting in American history. But not in the way I’d expected. More From Our... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘With fear and isolation’: Afghanistan’s Sikh, Hindu communities face threatsalthough today they are known more for medicinal herb shops. According to Avta
‘With fear and isolation’: Afghanistan’s Sikh, Hindu communities face threats
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
although today they are known more for medicinal herb shops. According to Avtar Singh, chairman of the national council of Hindus and Sikhs, the community now numbers fewer than 220 families, compared with around 220,000 members before... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Seeking $25 Billion Iran Sale Boeing Kept Pro-Deal Advocate Pickering on PayrollDaily Beast revealed that Boeing worked hard for this money, paying off top tal
Seeking $25 Billion Iran Sale Boeing Kept Pro-Deal Advocate Pickering on Payroll
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
Daily Beast revealed that Boeing worked hard for this money, paying off top talent to go public in support of embracing the Islamic Republic back into the family of civilized nations. Career Ambassador Thomas Pickering, one of the highest ranking... Read more
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dna
Afghanistan's dwindling Sikh, Hindu communities flee new abusesalthough today they are known more for medicinal herb shops. According to Avtar
Afghanistan's dwindling Sikh, Hindu communities flee new abuses
dna / Posted 3 days ago
although today they are known more for medicinal herb shops. According to Avtar Singh, chairman of the national council of Hindus and Sikhs, the community now numbers fewer than 220 families, compared with around 220,000 members before... Read more
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asianage
Afghanistan's dwindling Sikh, Hindu communities flee new abusesalthough today they are known more for medicinal herb shops. According to Avta
Afghanistan's dwindling Sikh, Hindu communities flee new abuses
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
although today they are known more for medicinal herb shops. According to Avtar Singh, chairman of the national council of Hindus and Sikhs, the community now numbers fewer than 220 families, compared with around 220,000 members before... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Letters Housing roundtable shows county progressHousing roundtable shows county progress Palm Beach County, the Housing Leade
Letters Housing roundtable shows county progress
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
Housing roundtable shows county progress Palm Beach County, the Housing Leadership Council and Palm Beach State College should be commended for hosting an Affordable Housing Roundtable at the Lake Worth campus of PBSC for stakeholders. An... Read more
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Reuters
Afghanistan's dwindling Sikh, Hindu communities flee new abusesalthough today they are known more for medicinal herb shops. According to Avta
Afghanistan's dwindling Sikh, Hindu communities flee new abuses
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
although today they are known more for medicinal herb shops. According to Avtar Singh, chairman of the national council of Hindus and Sikhs, the community now numbers fewer than 220 families, compared with around 220,000 members before... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
South Pole medical rescue flight heads to Chileover his daughter's overdose death, John Cramsey became a crusader against the
South Pole medical rescue flight heads to Chile
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 days ago
over his daughter's overdose death, John Cramsey became a crusader against the heroin crisis in Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley, starting a group for concerned parents and recovering addicts and going on...More >> The Latest: South Pole... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test resultsover his daughter's overdose death, John Cramsey became a crusader against the
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test results
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 days ago
over his daughter's overdose death, John Cramsey became a crusader against the heroin crisis in Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley, starting a group for concerned parents and recovering addicts and going on...More >> The Latest: South Pole... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test resultswho crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test results
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
South Pole medical rescue flight heads to Chilewho crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
South Pole medical rescue flight heads to Chile
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test resultswho crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test results
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Unhappy Ronaldo throws reporter's microphone awaywho crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
Unhappy Ronaldo throws reporter's microphone away
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Former NBA MVP Derrick Rose traded from Bulls to Knickswho crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
Former NBA MVP Derrick Rose traded from Bulls to Knicks
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test resultswho crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test results
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test resultswho crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test results
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
HBO cancels Jagger-Scorsese music drama series 'Vinyl'who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
HBO cancels Jagger-Scorsese music drama series 'Vinyl'
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Unhappy Ronaldo throws reporter's microphone awaywho crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
Unhappy Ronaldo throws reporter's microphone away
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test resultswho crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
Mother of inmate doesn't believe test results
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Knicks acquire Derrick Rose from Bulls for 3 playerswho crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.Mo
Knicks acquire Derrick Rose from Bulls for 3 players
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
who crafted the rules dropped an insistence on fingerprint background checks.More >> After weeks of debate, Chicago's City Council approved compromise measures Wednesday placing at least some restrictions on two ventures at the core of the sharing... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Is The Syrian War About To Experience A Major Escalation?should know this, but they don’t because our media is dumbed down in its “Pravd
Is The Syrian War About To Experience A Major Escalation?
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
should know this, but they don’t because our media is dumbed down in its “Pravda”-like support for our “respectable,” highly aggressive government. We are being led, as C. Wright Mills said in the 1950s, by a government full of “crackpot... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Evangelicals give Trump much-needed boost after Manhattan summitpresidential bid is enjoying a boost of that old-time religion after conservati
Evangelicals give Trump much-needed boost after Manhattan summit
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
presidential bid is enjoying a boost of that old-time religion after conservative Christian leaders gave the candidate high praise and standing ovations at a critical closed-door meeting that one observer described as a "campaign rally." Trump... Read more
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FOX News
Libya fighting, blast at ammunition depot kill more than 60Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic State mil
Libya fighting, blast at ammunition depot kill more than 60
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic State militants in the city of Sirte and an explosion at a depot near the capital, Tripoli, left more than 60 dead in just one day, a spokesman and a Libyan state news agency... Read more
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Breitbart
CAIR Estimates 824K Registered Voters Are Muslim, 300K More Than 2012More than 300,000 Muslims have registered to vote since the 2012 presidential e
CAIR Estimates 824K Registered Voters Are Muslim, 300K More Than 2012
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
More than 300,000 Muslims have registered to vote since the 2012 presidential election, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) estimates. According to a CAIR analysis of voter information, there are currently some 824,000 registered Muslim... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60CAIRO (AP) - Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Isla
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
CAIRO (AP) - Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic State militants in the city of Sirte and an explosion at a depot near the capital, Tripoli, left more than 60 dead in just one day, a spokesman and a Libyan state news... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60CAIRO (AP) - Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Isla
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
CAIRO (AP) - Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic State militants in the city of Sirte and an explosion at a depot near the capital, Tripoli, left more than 60 dead in just one day, a spokesman and a Libyan state news... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60CAIRO — Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic S
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
CAIRO — Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic State militants in the city of Sirte and an explosion at a depot near the capital, Tripoli, left more than 60 dead in just one day, a spokesman and a Libyan state news... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60CAIRO (AP) - Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Isla
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
CAIRO (AP) - Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic State militants in the city of Sirte and an explosion at a depot near the capital, Tripoli, left more than 60 dead in just one day, a spokesman and a Libyan state news... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60CAIRO (AP) - Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Isla
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
CAIRO (AP) - Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic State militants in the city of Sirte and an explosion at a depot near the capital, Tripoli, left more than 60 dead in just one day, a spokesman and a Libyan state news... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60CAIRO (AP) � Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Isla
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
CAIRO (AP) � Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic State militants in the city of Sirte and an explosion at a depot near the capital, Tripoli, left more than 60 dead in just one day, a spokesman and a Libyan state news... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60CAIRO (AP) - Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Isla
Libya clashes, blast at a depot kill more than 60
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
CAIRO (AP) - Fierce clashes in Libya between pro-government militiamen and Islamic State militants in the city of Sirte and an explosion at a depot near the capital, Tripoli, left more than 60 dead in just one day, a spokesman and a Libyan state news... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Are High-End Iftar Dinners Feeding the Right People?Since fasting of the holy Islamic month of Ramadan began two weeks ago, several
Are High-End Iftar Dinners Feeding the Right People?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Since fasting of the holy Islamic month of Ramadan began two weeks ago, several institutions and organizations have been hosting Muslims to Iftar (breaking the fast) dinners in accordance with the Islamic teaching relating to aiding a fasting person... Read more
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Boston Herald
Omar Mateen’s immigrant family lived the American dream — or so it seemedof Friday morning, the father had not hired a lawyer. Interviews and publicly
Omar Mateen’s immigrant family lived the American dream — or so it seemed
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
of Friday morning, the father had not hired a lawyer. Interviews and publicly available information paint a picture of a highly religious and political man who was protective of — but not close with — his more Americanized and secular son. In... Read more
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New York Magazine
Today Is a Great Day to Be a Teenage Drone Pilot, But a Deservedly Awful Day to Be Dennis HastertCalifornia and the Southwest show no signs of abating. Most of the East Coast w
Today Is a Great Day to Be a Teenage Drone Pilot, But a Deservedly Awful Day to Be Dennis Hastert
New York Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
California and the Southwest show no signs of abating. Most of the East Coast will be warm but dry, with temperatures as high as 88 in New York City. [USAToday] FRONT PAGE Two Men Convicted of Conspiring to Support the ISIS A Santa Ana federal... Read more
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Business Insider
The State Department's Syria revolt could have one important effect in the Middle EastRose Garden of the White House August 31, 2013, in Washington.REUTERS/Mike Thei
The State Department's Syria revolt could have one important effect in the Middle East
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Rose Garden of the White House August 31, 2013, in Washington.REUTERS/Mike Theiler A dissent cable signed by 51 mid- to high-level State Department officials calling for US airstrikes against Syrian President Bashar Assad is unlikely to spur a... Read more
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ABC News
UN Envoy Urges Yemen Warring Parties to Finalize Peace Dealpast two months and it's now time for concessions on the toughest issues. Isma
UN Envoy Urges Yemen Warring Parties to Finalize Peace Deal
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
past two months and it's now time for concessions on the toughest issues. Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed told the U.N. Security Council that the opposing parties — Houthi Shiite rebels and their allied troops loyal to a former president and Yemen's... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Orlando shootings: faith in the face of civic traumayoungest fatality of the Pulse shootings was Akyra Murray, 18, a recent graduat
Orlando shootings: faith in the face of civic trauma
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
youngest fatality of the Pulse shootings was Akyra Murray, 18, a recent graduate of West Catholic Preparatory High School in Philadelphia. She and her family were in Orlando to celebrate her graduation. Authorities said Murray was shot... Read more
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Breitbart
Muslim Migrants A Threat To Us In LGBT Communityspectrum, the causes are either the continuing lack of effective gun control in
Muslim Migrants A Threat To Us In LGBT Community
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
spectrum, the causes are either the continuing lack of effective gun control in the U.S., the malignant spread of radical Islamic terror, or the seemingly never-ending fear and loathing of the LGBT community. The reality is, all these elements... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Powers must push for political solution in Syria: UNof inquiry on Syria, said that the Syrian government was conducting daily air s
Powers must push for political solution in Syria: UN
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 days ago
of inquiry on Syria, said that the Syrian government was conducting daily air strikes, while militant groups including Islamic State also carried out indiscriminate attacks. "We need all states to insist time and time again that influential... Read more
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Swissinfo
Powers must push for political solution in Syria - U.N.of inquiry on Syria, said that the Syrian government was conducting daily air s
Powers must push for political solution in Syria - U.N.
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
of inquiry on Syria, said that the Syrian government was conducting daily air strikes, while militant groups including Islamic State also carried out indiscriminate attacks. "We need all states to insist time and time again that influential... Read more
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