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New York Magazine
Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Was Never Going to Be Easy. But Did It Have to Get This Hard?to her adherents, Joan of Arc. As a young Hillary hater, I often compared her t
Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Was Never Going to Be Easy. But Did It Have to Get This Hard?
New York Magazine / Posted 22 minutes ago
to her adherents, Joan of Arc. As a young Hillary hater, I often compared her to Darth Vader — more machine than woman, her humanity ever more shrouded by Dark Side gadgetry. These days, I think of her as General Leia: No longer a rebel princess,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Ex-president of Chad convicted of war crimes— Hissène Habré, the former president of Chad, was sentenced to life in prison
Ex-president of Chad convicted of war crimes
Boston Globe / Posted 30 minutes ago
— Hissène Habré, the former president of Chad, was sentenced to life in prison after he was found guilty of crimes against humanity, torture, and sex crimes on Monday, more than 20 years after the start of a campaign to hold him accountable for the... Read more
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DW
Judgment on Habre sets good precedent |also deserve words of praise. They ensured that the ex-dictator was given a lif
Judgment on Habre sets good precedent |
DW / Posted 37 minutes ago
also deserve words of praise. They ensured that the ex-dictator was given a life sentence for war crimes and crimes against humanity, rape, kidnapping and other charges. Dirke Köpp is the head of the DW's French for Africa service This was an... Read more
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examiner.com
Remembering the fallen heroesthose who fought a hard fight in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria and other parts of th
Remembering the fallen heroes
examiner.com / Posted an hour ago
those who fought a hard fight in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria and other parts of the world to protect the homeland and humanity. America will continue fight against terrorism and will continue to shine, thanks to the ultimate sacrifice of... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland Memorial Day ceremonies recall the price of freedomof World War II, Korea and Vietnam, talked about "that very, very ugly three-le
Loveland Memorial Day ceremonies recall the price of freedom
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted an hour ago
of World War II, Korea and Vietnam, talked about "that very, very ugly three-letter word: war." "War, the disgrace of humanity, yet every day of our written history, wars rage," he said. Emphasizing that it's important to remember the history... Read more
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BBC News
How happy chatbots could become our new best friendsthreat. But from my point of view, AI is only creating opportunities. Yes, it m
How happy chatbots could become our new best friends
BBC News / Posted an hour ago
threat. But from my point of view, AI is only creating opportunities. Yes, it may replace many jobs, but it could also help humanity cure cancer."Image caption Frank Palermo of Virtusa Polaris thinks AI will empower workers "to make better... Read more
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DW
Downfall of a brutal dictator |dictator's life sentence 30.05.2016 Survivors and human rights groups have pra
Downfall of a brutal dictator |
DW / Posted an hour ago
dictator's life sentence 30.05.2016 Survivors and human rights groups have praised the ruling by a special court in Senegal to sentence former Chad dictator Hissene Habre to life in prison. He was convicted of war crimes and crimes against human... Read more
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DW
Hissene Habre victims welcome ex-Chad dictator's life sentence |head of state in sub-Saharan Africa. The 73-year-old faced the jury on several
Hissene Habre victims welcome ex-Chad dictator's life sentence |
DW / Posted an hour ago
head of state in sub-Saharan Africa. The 73-year-old faced the jury on several charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity, including rape and sexual slavery. Human rights groups accused Habre of being responsible for the deaths of 40,000... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Idahoans celebrate Memorial Day across the Gem Statesacrifice, but we all have the opportunity to do things right, to present the b
Idahoans celebrate Memorial Day across the Gem State
KIVI Boise / Posted an hour ago
sacrifice, but we all have the opportunity to do things right, to present the best side of ourselves and the best side of humanity, and I think if everybody did a little bit of that, this country would go long, long ways," Chief Master Sergeant... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jesse Eisenberg Defends His Lex Luthor, Teases ‘Justice League’ Returnjust seeing the kind of purpose of them for plot. That they are not just delive
Jesse Eisenberg Defends His Lex Luthor, Teases ‘Justice League’ Return
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
just seeing the kind of purpose of them for plot. That they are not just delivering a message. They’re actually showing you humanity. And that’s what I tried to do with that character. Whether or not I succeeded or failed depends on your subjective... Read more
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Daily Maverick
We love to be afraid of the futuregoes back to the ancients. Hesiod, Plutarch and the Bible all conceived of a my
We love to be afraid of the future
Daily Maverick / Posted an hour ago
goes back to the ancients. Hesiod, Plutarch and the Bible all conceived of a mythical golden age irretrievably corrupted by humanity. Some were cast as political ideals that ought to be attainable, such as Plato’s Republic. But it was More’s name... Read more
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WA Today
Cheers as former Chad dictator Hissene Habre found guilty of crimes against humanityDakar: Cheers erupted when former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty
Cheers as former Chad dictator Hissene Habre found guilty of crimes against humanity
WA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
Dakar: Cheers erupted when former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty of crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and sex crimes during his rule and he was sentenced to life in prison, ending a trial more than 15 years in the... Read more
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Billboard
Ziggy Marley Talks New Album, Daughter's Love of Taylor Swift & More at BottleRock 2016Ziggy Marley says there’s not a lot of music today that carries a positive mess
Ziggy Marley Talks New Album, Daughter's Love of Taylor Swift & More at BottleRock 2016
Billboard / Posted 2 hours ago
Ziggy Marley says there’s not a lot of music today that carries a positive message for humanity. He hopes to change this with his new self-titled album, which dropped May 20. Go Inside Ziggy Marley's 'Vibe-y' Beverly Hills Home: 'Everything Was Done... Read more
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The Age
Cheers as former Chad dictator Hissene Habre found guilty of crimes against humanityon Monday. Photo: AP Dakar: Cheers erupted when former Chad dictator Hissene
Cheers as former Chad dictator Hissene Habre found guilty of crimes against humanity
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
on Monday. Photo: AP Dakar: Cheers erupted when former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty of crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and sex crimes during his rule and he was sentenced to life in prison, ending a trial more than... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cheers as former Chad dictator Hissene Habre found guilty of crimes against humanityon Monday. Photo: AP Dakar: Cheers erupted when former Chad dictator Hissene
Cheers as former Chad dictator Hissene Habre found guilty of crimes against humanity
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
on Monday. Photo: AP Dakar: Cheers erupted when former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty of crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and sex crimes during his rule and he was sentenced to life in prison, ending a trial more than... Read more
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Salon.com
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, greatest of all time: The “Seinfeld” and “Veep” star is the best TV comedy actor, hands downall the faults and foibles of an average person and all the hubris and greed of
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, greatest of all time: The “Seinfeld” and “Veep” star is the best TV comedy actor, hands down
Salon.com / Posted 2 hours ago
all the faults and foibles of an average person and all the hubris and greed of a monster. “Seinfeld” was a deep cut into humanity: through the endless poking at social etiquette and our petty obsessions, the writers and actors exposed the tragic... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Jesse Eisenberg Defends His Lex Luthor, Teases ‘Justice League’ Returnjust seeing the kind of purpose of them for plot. That they are not just delive
Jesse Eisenberg Defends His Lex Luthor, Teases ‘Justice League’ Return
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
just seeing the kind of purpose of them for plot. That they are not just delivering a message. They’re actually showing you humanity. And that’s what I tried to do with that character. Whether or not I succeeded or failed depends on your subjective... Read more
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examiner.com
Gadget Advisor is the best technology related news websitetrends in technology are improving science, the field of entertainment, and bus
Gadget Advisor is the best technology related news website
examiner.com / Posted 3 hours ago
trends in technology are improving science, the field of entertainment, and business, designing and also served humanity. It is good to know the features of all the gadgets like podcasts, gaming devices, laptops, theatre and others. If... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Dozens remember the fallen at Nampa ceremonywe all have the opportunity to do things right,” said Bongiovi. “To present the
Dozens remember the fallen at Nampa ceremony
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 hours ago
we all have the opportunity to do things right,” said Bongiovi. “To present the best side of ourselves and the best side of humanity, and I think if everybody did a little bit of that this country would go a long, long ways.” In addition to today's... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Fashion for Humanity - Mena Label Rebuilds FijiTuesday, 31 May 2016, 9:55 amPress Release: Habitat for Humanity31 May 2016Habi
Fashion for Humanity - Mena Label Rebuilds Fiji
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
Tuesday, 31 May 2016, 9:55 amPress Release: Habitat for Humanity31 May 2016Habitat for Humanity is today recognising fashion designer Agnes Loheni and her... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘Home Builders Blitz’ to benefit midcoast familieswill benefit when local builders volunteer their time in early June to help con
‘Home Builders Blitz’ to benefit midcoast families
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
will benefit when local builders volunteer their time in early June to help construct two new homes. Midcoast Habitat for Humanity is participating in a nationwide “Home Builders Blitz” that will kick off on Brewster Street in Rockland at 7 a.m.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Leo the 'real deal' on climate change says Kevin Rudd after DiCaprio's Oscars speechcollectively together and stop procrastinating." The Hollywood actor urged sup
Leo the 'real deal' on climate change says Kevin Rudd after DiCaprio's Oscars speech
Canberra Times / Posted 4 hours ago
collectively together and stop procrastinating." The Hollywood actor urged support for political leaders who "speak for humanity" and not for those who speak for the "big polluters and big corporations." "Let us not take this planet for... Read more
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DW
Chad's former dictator Habre awaits verdict on charges of crimes against humanity |The former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre has been charged with crimes against
Chad's former dictator Habre awaits verdict on charges of crimes against humanity |
DW / Posted 4 hours ago
The former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre has been charged with crimes against humanity, torture, and war crimes. He went on trial last July in a special court, the Extraordinary African Chambers (EAC), which was set up in Dakar by the African Union... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sarnia housing project selected for fundingup to $94,360. The project is being led by Lambton County Developmental Servic
Sarnia housing project selected for funding
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 hours ago
up to $94,360. The project is being led by Lambton County Developmental Services (LCDS), in partnership with Habitat for Humanity Sarnia/Lambton and Circles, a program aimed at ending poverty in Lambton County. It will allow two people with... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Chad ex-dictator found guilty, sentence to life for abusesSenegal | Chad's former dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty and sentenced t
Chad ex-dictator found guilty, sentence to life for abuses
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Senegal | Chad's former dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty and sentenced to life imprisonment for crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and sex crimes during his time in power, Judge Gberdao Gustave Kam said Monday, ending the... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Chief Isadore Day Statement on Premier Wynnes Commitment to Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoplesfull implementation of the Residential School system – would become the malevol
Chief Isadore Day Statement on Premier Wynnes Commitment to Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 5 hours ago
full implementation of the Residential School system – would become the malevolent scheme towards the destruction of our humanity. This colonial force created such a high level of dysfunction and despair for so many generational decades, that... Read more
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Market Watch
10 places to visit now before they’re ruined forever by global warminga list of World Heritage sites (a designation UNESCO gives to landmarks that “a
10 places to visit now before they’re ruined forever by global warming
Market Watch / Posted 5 hours ago
a list of World Heritage sites (a designation UNESCO gives to landmarks that “are of outstanding universal value to humanity”) that they view as particularly vulnerable. The organizations warned that although tourists can financially... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Former Dictator of Chad Has Been Convicted of Crimes Against HumanityHissène Habré, the former dictator of Chad, has been found guilty of crimes aga
The Former Dictator of Chad Has Been Convicted of Crimes Against Humanity
The Atlantic / Posted 5 hours ago
Hissène Habré, the former dictator of Chad, has been found guilty of crimes against humanity committed during his eight-year-rule and sentenced to life in prison. Habré was convicted Monday of crimes against humanity, war crimes, and rape, the BBC... Read more
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The Hindu
The history of humanitarian intervention and its ground rules“only to destroy Iraq, but to eliminate the role of the Soviet Union so the Uni
The history of humanitarian intervention and its ground rules
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
“only to destroy Iraq, but to eliminate the role of the Soviet Union so the United States can control the fate of all humanity”. Indeed, after the 1991 Gulf War, the U.S.S.R. fell apart and the United States emerged as the singular superpower.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Remember the lives, not just the sheer numbers, of those who died for America, Memorial Day celebrants told in Brunswicktheir passions. The hundreds of thousands of dead, Lt. Col. Charles F. West II
Remember the lives, not just the sheer numbers, of those who died for America, Memorial Day celebrants told in Brunswick
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 hours ago
their passions. The hundreds of thousands of dead, Lt. Col. Charles F. West III told the crowd, shield us from feeling the humanity. In delivering the Memorial Day address at the county’s war memorials, the commander of the Georgia Air Guard’s... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Hissène Habré trial provides model for international justicedevelopment in the context of “what could be described as the first serious end
Hissène Habré trial provides model for international justice
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 hours ago
development in the context of “what could be described as the first serious endeavour by the AU to address crimes against humanity. It’s something of a contrast with the AU’s relation and approach to the ICC and international law... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africans Pull All the Levers to Get Justice for Habré26 years after he was forced out of power, former Chadian president Hissène Hab
Africans Pull All the Levers to Get Justice for Habré
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
26 years after he was forced out of power, former Chadian president Hissène Habré has been found guilty of crimes against humanity, torture (including sexual violence) and crimes of war committed under his rule from 1982 to 1990. He has been... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abusesDAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monda
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abuses
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 6 hours ago
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monday of crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and sex crimes during his rule and he was sentenced to life in prison, ending a trial more than 15 years in the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abusesDAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monda
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abuses
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 hours ago
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monday of crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and sex crimes during his rule and he was sentenced to life in prison, ending a trial more than 15 years in the... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abusesDAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monda
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abuses
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 6 hours ago
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monday of crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and sex crimes during his rule and he was sentenced to life in prison, ending a trial more than 15 years in the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abusesDAKAR, Senegal — Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monday of
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abuses
Boston Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
DAKAR, Senegal — Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monday of crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and sex crimes during his rule and he was sentenced to life in prison, ending a trial more than 15 years in the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Families plan to put Blair in dock over Chilcot report into Iraq WarCourt - the tribunal that has jurisdiction to prosecute individuals for interna
Families plan to put Blair in dock over Chilcot report into Iraq War
heraldscotland / Posted 6 hours ago
Court - the tribunal that has jurisdiction to prosecute individuals for international crimes of genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, and 'crimes of aggression'. It is understood that the inquiry report will not take a view on the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abusesDAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monda
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abuses
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 hours ago
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monday of crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and sex crimes during his rule and he was sentenced to life in prison, ending a trial more than 15 years in the... Read more
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NFL.com
Dion Jordan: I 'can't waste' chance if reinstated by NFLOregon star has worked closely with San Francisco-based trainer Tareq Azim, who
Dion Jordan: I 'can't waste' chance if reinstated by NFL
NFL.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Oregon star has worked closely with San Francisco-based trainer Tareq Azim, whose holistic program strives to "maximizing humanity" in his clients, a group that includes Marshawn Lynch, a gaggle of MMA fighters, pro cyclist Andrew Talansky and San... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abusesDAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monda
Chad's ex-dictator convicted, sentenced to life for abuses
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 hours ago
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty Monday of crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and sex crimes during his rule and he was sentenced to life in prison, ending a trial more than 15 years in the... Read more
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EuroNews
The Iraqi Army enters Fallujagrow for missing Japanese boy punished by parents Ex-Chad leader Hissène Habré
The Iraqi Army enters Falluja
EuroNews / Posted 7 hours ago
grow for missing Japanese boy punished by parents Ex-Chad leader Hissène Habré gets life in prison for crimes against humanity Security alert at Cologne airport Plane landed on Hungarian highway Two jailed for life over Somali airline... Read more
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The Financial Express
RSS-linked journal ‘Organiser’ attacks the Left over Kerala violenceand Fascism fed each other in the 20th century Europe and together brought an o
RSS-linked journal ‘Organiser’ attacks the Left over Kerala violence
The Financial Express / Posted 7 hours ago
and Fascism fed each other in the 20th century Europe and together brought an orgy of violence, killed millions and led humanity to its darkest hours, whether it is Gulag Camps of Stalinist era or Auschwitz Gas Chambers of Hitler’s times”. It... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Chad's Former President Hissène Habré Found Guilty Of War CrimesAfter an unprecedented trial, the former president of Chad has been found guilt
Chad's Former President Hissène Habré Found Guilty Of War Crimes
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 hours ago
After an unprecedented trial, the former president of Chad has been found guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity by a court in Senegal. NPR's Ofeibea Quist-Arcton reports that former President Hissène Habré ruled for eight years until... Read more
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dna
RSS-linked journal attacks the Left over Kerala violenceand Fascism fed each other in the 20th century Europe and together brought an o
RSS-linked journal attacks the Left over Kerala violence
dna / Posted 7 hours ago
and Fascism fed each other in the 20th century Europe and together brought an orgy of violence, killed millions and led humanity to its darkest hours, whether it is Gulag Camps of Stalinist era or Auschwitz Gas Chambers of Hitler's times". It... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Chad's Former President Hissène Habré Found Guilty Of War CrimesAfter an unprecedented trial, the former president of Chad has been found guilt
Chad's Former President Hissène Habré Found Guilty Of War Crimes
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
After an unprecedented trial, the former president of Chad has been found guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity by a court in Senegal. NPR's Ofeibea Quist-Arcton reports that former President Hissène Habré ruled for eight years until... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Dion Jordan breaks silence, says he 'can't waste' chance when reinstated to NFLDoug Hendrickson. And for the past two months, Jordan has been working with Azi
Dion Jordan breaks silence, says he 'can't waste' chance when reinstated to NFL
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 8 hours ago
Doug Hendrickson. And for the past two months, Jordan has been working with Azim, whose holistic approach to “maximizing humanity” has been embraced by the likes of Marshawn Lynch for its ability to get the head and heart to work together,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Dion Jordan breaks silence, says he 'can't waste' chance when reinstated to NFLDoug Hendrickson. And for the past two months, Jordan has been working with Azi
Dion Jordan breaks silence, says he 'can't waste' chance when reinstated to NFL
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 8 hours ago
Doug Hendrickson. And for the past two months, Jordan has been working with Azim, whose holistic approach to “maximizing humanity” has been embraced by the likes of Marshawn Lynch for its ability to get the head and heart to work together,... Read more
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USA Today
Dion Jordan breaks silence, says he 'can't waste' chance when reinstated to NFLDoug Hendrickson. And for the past two months, Jordan has been working with Azi
Dion Jordan breaks silence, says he 'can't waste' chance when reinstated to NFL
USA Today / Posted 8 hours ago
Doug Hendrickson. And for the past two months, Jordan has been working with Azim, whose holistic approach to “maximizing humanity” has been embraced by the likes of Marshawn Lynch for its ability to get the head and heart to work together,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Georgia Tech baseball heads to Regionalsproud parents greeted Thomasville High School world champions at the Albany air
Georgia Tech baseball heads to Regionals
WALB Albany / Posted 8 hours ago
proud parents greeted Thomasville High School world champions at the Albany airport Sunday night. Flint River Habitat for Humanity helping veterans find homesFlint River Habitat for Humanity helping veterans find homes Habitat for Humanity is... Read more
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WALB Albany
CPD: missing Columbus mother, daughter found safeproud parents greeted Thomasville High School world champions at the Albany air
CPD: missing Columbus mother, daughter found safe
WALB Albany / Posted 8 hours ago
proud parents greeted Thomasville High School world champions at the Albany airport Sunday night. Flint River Habitat for Humanity helping veterans find homesFlint River Habitat for Humanity helping veterans find homes Habitat for Humanity is... Read more
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