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The Advocate
Rod Walker: Five schools — LSU, UL-Lafayette, Tulane, Southeastern and Louisiana Tech — give the NCAA baseball tournament a distinct Louisiana flavorLouisiana Tech, Southeastern Louisiana and Tulane all made the tournament, whic
Rod Walker: Five schools — LSU, UL-Lafayette, Tulane, Southeastern and Louisiana Tech — give the NCAA baseball tournament a distinct Louisiana flavor
The Advocate / Posted 31 minutes ago
Louisiana Tech, Southeastern Louisiana and Tulane all made the tournament, which begins Friday at 16 sites around the country. Getting at least one team in is nothing new. Dating to 1979, at least one Louisiana team has made the field every... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Indy 500 champ Rossi sought career in Europe, but is still Americannow. Left arm through." These were very good problems for Rossi. The first ro
Indy 500 champ Rossi sought career in Europe, but is still American
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted an hour ago
now. Left arm through." These were very good problems for Rossi. The first rookie to win Indy since Helio Castroneves in 2001, Rossi used fuel strategy to stretch his final tank of gas the final 90 laps of Sunday's historic race. He went four... Read more
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DW
Leaders of Egypt's journalist union to face trial for 'harboring fugutives' |were arrested on Sunday in what Amnesty International described as the most bra
Leaders of Egypt's journalist union to face trial for 'harboring fugutives' |
DW / Posted an hour ago
were arrested on Sunday in what Amnesty International described as the most brazen attack on the media the country has seen in decades. "The arrest of key media figures at the Press Syndicate signals a dangerous escalation of the... Read more
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Herald Sun
'Grab the wave" of Asian tourism: ShortenOpposition Leader Bill Shorten insists his plan to divert $1 billion into north
'Grab the wave" of Asian tourism: Shorten
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten insists his plan to divert $1 billion into northern Australia tourism won't come at the expense of vital infrastructure such as highways. The government has dismissed as "pointless rebadging" the plan to prioritise the... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Veterans help center opening in Grand Forks on trial basisman was arrested in Minot for allegedly squatting in a home while the owners we
Veterans help center opening in Grand Forks on trial basis
KX TV North Dakota / Posted an hour ago
man was arrested in Minot for allegedly squatting in a home while the owners were away. News Minute: Here is the latest North Dakota news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. CDTNews Minute: Here is the latest North Dakota news from The... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Man arrested for squatting in home, driving stolen truckman was arrested in Minot for allegedly squatting in a home while the owners we
Man arrested for squatting in home, driving stolen truck
KX TV North Dakota / Posted an hour ago
man was arrested in Minot for allegedly squatting in a home while the owners were away. News Minute: Here is the latest North Dakota news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. CDTNews Minute: Here is the latest North Dakota news from The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern JukeboxTuesday, 31 May 2016, 10:25 amPress Release: Postmodern JukeboxBack By Popular
Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
Tuesday, 31 May 2016, 10:25 amPress Release: Postmodern JukeboxBack By Popular Demand & Following A Sold-Out 2015 NZ TourSCOTT BRADLEE’S POSTMODERN JUKEBOXRETURNS TO NEW ZEALAND – AUGUST / SEPTEMBER 2016BRINGING... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: Pakistan’s Jihadist Heartland, the Southern PunjabPunjab region hosts two of Pakistan’s most radical Deobandi groups, Jaish-e-Moh
ICG: Pakistan’s Jihadist Heartland, the Southern Punjab
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 hours ago
Punjab region hosts two of Pakistan’s most radical Deobandi groups, Jaish-e-Mohammed, held responsible by India for the 2 January 2016 attack on its Pathankot airbase; and the sectarian Laskhar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ), which was at least complicit in,... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: In Buhari’s Nigeria, Boko Haram is off balance but other troubles surgeAt his inauguration on 29 May 2015, Muhammadu Buhari pledged he would defeat Bo
ICG: In Buhari’s Nigeria, Boko Haram is off balance but other troubles surge
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 hours ago
At his inauguration on 29 May 2015, Muhammadu Buhari pledged he would defeat Boko Haram and deliver greater security. He attacked the insurgents and – with help from Nigeria’s neighbours – has forced them onto the back foot, though the group remains... Read more
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Salon.com
Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very Americannow. Left arm through.” These were very good problems for Rossi. The first ro
Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very American
Salon.com / Posted 3 hours ago
now. Left arm through.” These were very good problems for Rossi. The first rookie to win Indy since Helio Castroneves in 2001, Rossi used fuel strategy to stretch his final tank of gas the final 90 laps of Sunday’s historic race. He went four... Read more
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Squawka
Arsenal playmaker predicts strong Euro 2016 showing from Englanda stunning second-half comeback in Berlin recently. On the back of that perfor
Arsenal playmaker predicts strong Euro 2016 showing from England
Squawka / Posted 3 hours ago
a stunning second-half comeback in Berlin recently. On the back of that performance, trailing Germany by two goals to win 2-3, Özil feels they are strong candidates to leave France with the Henri Delaunay Trophy. Top 20 highest-paid footballers... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very Americannow. Left arm through." These were very good problems for Rossi. The first ro
Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very American
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 hours ago
now. Left arm through." These were very good problems for Rossi. The first rookie to win Indy since Helio Castroneves in 2001, Rossi used fuel strategy to stretch his final tank of gas the final 90 laps of Sunday's historic race. He went four... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very Americannow. Left arm through." These were very good problems for Rossi. The first ro
Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very American
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 hours ago
now. Left arm through." These were very good problems for Rossi. The first rookie to win Indy since Helio Castroneves in 2001, Rossi used fuel strategy to stretch his final tank of gas the final 90 laps of Sunday's historic race. He went four... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very Americannow. Left arm through." These were very good problems for Rossi. The first ro
Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very American
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 hours ago
now. Left arm through." These were very good problems for Rossi. The first rookie to win Indy since Helio Castroneves in 2001, Rossi used fuel strategy to stretch his final tank of gas the final 90 laps of Sunday's historic race. He went four... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Egypt journalist union chiefs charged with harbouring wanted colleaguesa fellow union official said. Amnesty International condemned the detentions a
Egypt journalist union chiefs charged with harbouring wanted colleagues
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
a fellow union official said. Amnesty International condemned the detentions as the most brazen attack on the media in the country for decades and urged that the charges against the journalists be dropped. Yehia Qalash, Khaled al-Balshy, and Gamal... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very Americannow. Left arm through." These were very good problems for Rossi. The first ro
Rossi chased a career in Europe but is still very American
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 hours ago
now. Left arm through." These were very good problems for Rossi. The first rookie to win Indy since Helio Castroneves in 2001, Rossi used fuel strategy to stretch his final tank of gas the final 90 laps of Sunday's historic race. He went four... Read more
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The Star
Egypt journalist union chiefs charged with harbouring wanted colleaguesa fellow union official said. Amnesty International condemned the detentions a
Egypt journalist union chiefs charged with harbouring wanted colleagues
The Star / Posted 4 hours ago
a fellow union official said. Amnesty International condemned the detentions as the most brazen attack on the media in the country for decades and urged that the charges against the journalists be dropped. Yehia Qalash, Khaled al-Balshy, and Gamal... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Korean War veterans honored at Veterans PlazaFORT COLLINS — Veterans Plaza of Northern Colorado in Fort Collins' Spring Cany
Korean War veterans honored at Veterans Plaza
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
FORT COLLINS — Veterans Plaza of Northern Colorado in Fort Collins' Spring Canyon Community Park was full Sunday afternoon in tribute to Korean War veterans. The park was opened in 2011 to honor our military members and educate the public. Each... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
A brother, an uncle and the horrible price of warhe was there, he had enough time to make a side trip. He flew to Brussels, rent
A brother, an uncle and the horrible price of war
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 hours ago
he was there, he had enough time to make a side trip. He flew to Brussels, rented a car and drove east into the countryside, until he crossed into the Netherlands and arrived at a village called Margraten. The reporter was a tourist for... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gerrymandering bad for business in North Carolina | News & Observer May 30, 2016 5:00 PM Instead of politicians drawing thei
Gerrymandering bad for business in North Carolina
The News & Observer / Posted 4 hours ago
| News & Observer May 30, 2016 5:00 PM Instead of politicians drawing their own voting maps, redistricting should be entrusted to a nonpartisan... Read more
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Daily Mail
Turkey could tear up migrant deal unless citizens allowed EU travelin exchange for the visa-free travel Mevlut Cavusoglu said Turkey had already
Turkey could tear up migrant deal unless citizens allowed EU travel
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
in exchange for the visa-free travel Mevlut Cavusoglu said Turkey had already signed two deals with the EU Now the country is threatening to cancel their migrant deal with EU bosses With the two sides locked in an increasingly-bitter... Read more
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Daily Mail
Heartbreaking photograph shows drowned migrant baby held by rescuerin the Channel after inflatable...Graveyard of horror hulks: Gaping holes in mi
Heartbreaking photograph shows drowned migrant baby held by rescuer
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
in the Channel after inflatable...Graveyard of horror hulks: Gaping holes in migrant boats... One migrant dies and 123 more are rescued from packed dinghy... Share this article The rescuer, a father of three and by profession a music... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sweden has 12,000 more men than women with the gap growing even widerSweden's mansized problem: The country has 12,000 more men than women with the
Sweden has 12,000 more men than women with the gap growing even wider
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Sweden's mansized problem: The country has 12,000 more men than women with the gap growing even wider with each new generation Sweden now has a larger male population than it does female, data shows This is unusual in the West, where women... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Their gift is not forgottenDad that if anything happened to him, Dad could have the camera.On Monday, we c
Their gift is not forgotten
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 6 hours ago
Dad that if anything happened to him, Dad could have the camera.On Monday, we celebrated Memorial Day in honor the nearly 2 million Americans that have sacrificed their lives on the field of battle in defense of the United States since its... Read more
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The Herald News
Westport remembers fallen troops at Memorial Day eventflag is not flown at half-staff by fellow veterans — it's flown at the very top
Westport remembers fallen troops at Memorial Day event
The Herald News / Posted 6 hours ago
flag is not flown at half-staff by fellow veterans — it's flown at the very top. Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter No. 207 President Justin Latini noted how four flags were being flown outside the Town Hall Annex in honor of veterans who have... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Douglas, McCarthy make strong cases for national titlefor more than a week now in Florida, two Broward schools are sure to be checkin
Douglas, McCarthy make strong cases for national title
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
for more than a week now in Florida, two Broward schools are sure to be checking pending playoff results elsewhere in the country for their national championship implications. Douglas and Archbishop McCarthy won state championships in Class 9A... Read more
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PhysOrg
Bombs and buses 600 metres deepthere. Credit: Nancy Bazilchuk, NTNU German forces in Norway have surrendered,
Bombs and buses 600 metres deep
PhysOrg / Posted 6 hours ago
there. Credit: Nancy Bazilchuk, NTNU German forces in Norway have surrendered, and after five long years of occupation, the country is finally free. Suddenly, 30,000 Allied troops had to disarm 350,000 German soldiers, and deal with huge stockpiles... Read more
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SB Nation
College baseball's selection committee got it rightsites is West of Texas, a surprising development for one of the sport's most ta
College baseball's selection committee got it right
SB Nation / Posted 6 hours ago
sites is West of Texas, a surprising development for one of the sport's most talent-saturated areas. It's a credit to a 2016 selection committee that resisted the "regional diversity" agenda that frequently plagues NCAA bodies across all sports.... Read more
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Evening Standard
Chambers 'not thinking' about Arsenal future - 'I just want to play'is savouring England Under-21s' Toulon Tournament triumph rather than thinking
Chambers 'not thinking' about Arsenal future - 'I just want to play'
Evening Standard / Posted 6 hours ago
is savouring England Under-21s' Toulon Tournament triumph rather than thinking about his Arsenal future, although the talented defender is understandably keen to play more regularly. A year on from exiting the European Championship at the group... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
May 30 Community Listingswith a Gallery page? Please submit your galleries to dave.vachon@sunmedia.ca. S
May 30 Community Listings
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 7 hours ago
with a Gallery page? Please submit your galleries to dave.vachon@sunmedia.ca. Submit at least six photos of your art work (200 dpi) and a description of your show (time, date, admission). VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Share your knowledge and experience in a... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is #1The votes are in and the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk has been named the best in
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is #1
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 7 hours ago
The votes are in and the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk has been named the best in the country. The boardwalk came in #1 in USA Today's list of Top Ten Boardwalks in the U.S. The Ocean City Boardwalk in Maryland was #2 on the list followed by the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Presidnet Obama pays tribute to the fallenthe fallen: War widow left in tears after President Obama's moving speech to fa
Presidnet Obama pays tribute to the fallen
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
the fallen: War widow left in tears after President Obama's moving speech to families of soldiers killed fighting for their country during his final Memorial Day as Commander-in-Chief Also paid tribute to Marines Staff Sgt. Louis Cardin and Charles... Read more
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New Haven Independent
How Police Stations Became Fortressessubstations looking “more like fortresses than something inviting.” Within a co
How Police Stations Became Fortresses
New Haven Independent / Posted 8 hours ago
substations looking “more like fortresses than something inviting.” Within a couple of weeks, the issue garnered over 20 comments and nearly as many supporting votes to address the perception that the buildings are uninviting to the... Read more
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examiner.com
13th Annual Bethpage Memorial Day Air Show at Jones Beach State Park wows crowdsthese pilots perform, and also a reminder of the millions of soldiers who “made
13th Annual Bethpage Memorial Day Air Show at Jones Beach State Park wows crowds
examiner.com / Posted 8 hours ago
these pilots perform, and also a reminder of the millions of soldiers who “made the ultimate sacrifice” in defense of their country and its freedom. “16 million served in World War II; more than 600,000 died; there are 700,000 veterans of that war... Read more
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WRAL Sports Fan
Duke earns 1st NCAA bid since 1961; UNC left outFor the first time since 1961, the Duke baseball team will play in the NCAA Tou
Duke earns 1st NCAA bid since 1961; UNC left out
WRAL Sports Fan / Posted 8 hours ago
For the first time since 1961, the Duke baseball team will play in the NCAA Tournament. The Blue Devils (33-22), who lost their ACC Tournament opener against Wake Forest, will travel to Columbia, S.C., as the No. 3 seed and take on No. 2... Read more
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DW
'Farewell to Europe' looks back on the life of exiled writer Stefan Zweig |her co-screenwriter Jan Schomburg began working on their script on the life of
'Farewell to Europe' looks back on the life of exiled writer Stefan Zweig |
DW / Posted 8 hours ago
her co-screenwriter Jan Schomburg began working on their script on the life of exiled Austrian author Stefan Zweig back in 2011, they had no idea that flight and displacement would once again be leading the news in Europe in 2016. Josef Hader... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
R47m spent to service empty government buildings, MPs toldOver R47-million a year is spent on rates and taxes for unused government build
R47m spent to service empty government buildings, MPs told
Mail & Guardian / Posted 8 hours ago
Over R47-million a year is spent on rates and taxes for unused government buildings around the country, the public works department has said. An additional R12-million a year is spent keeping the lights on and water running. In a Parliamentary... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
R47m spent to service empty govt buildings, MPs toldThulani Gqirana, News24 Parliament. (Dan Calderwood, News24) Cape Town – Over
R47m spent to service empty govt buildings, MPs told
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 hours ago
Thulani Gqirana, News24 Parliament. (Dan Calderwood, News24) Cape Town – Over R47m a year is spent on rates and taxes for unused government buildings around the country, the public works department has said. An additional R12m a year is spent... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Millions of pounds lost to gamblingMid adult playing on gambling machine People in North Somerset sunk almost £17
Millions of pounds lost to gambling
Weston Mercury / Posted 9 hours ago
Mid adult playing on gambling machine People in North Somerset sunk almost £17million into gambling terminals in one year alone, while Sedgemoor gamblers put more than £9million of their cash into the machines. collect winnings Between the two... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
When the Camera Speaks“It’s complicated.” That contemporary, throwaway phrase actually means somethi
When the Camera Speaks
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 9 hours ago
“It’s complicated.” That contemporary, throwaway phrase actually means something when applied to this country’s thoughts on the War in Vietnam. Mention it to those who identify Vietnam as something more than a history class or a program on the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Copa America guide: All you need to know about this summer's eventCopa America 2016 guide: All you need to know about this summer's centenary eve
Copa America guide: All you need to know about this summer's event
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
Copa America 2016 guide: All you need to know about this summer's centenary event including start date, teams and stadiums This summer's Copa America gets underway on June 3 Tournament is being held in the US despite being a South American... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Striving for ‘Imprefection’: Working together to solve the problemPrevention’s (CDC) Weight of the Nation conference projects that if Americans k
Striving for ‘Imprefection’: Working together to solve the problem
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 9 hours ago
Prevention’s (CDC) Weight of the Nation conference projects that if Americans keep getting heavier at the current rate, 42 percent of us will be obese by 2030. That means, in fewer than 15 years, we will be sharing our country with an additional... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Memorial Day ceremoniesDay ceremonies are scheduled this weekend to honor members of the U.S. Armed Fo
Memorial Day ceremonies
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 hours ago
Day ceremonies are scheduled this weekend to honor members of the U.S. Armed Forces who gave their lives in service to our country. Observances planned in and near Hendersonville include: Forest Lawn Memorial Park ceremony Forest Lawn Funeral... Read more
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ABC News
Prince Harry Meets Tom Hardy at a Polo MatchTom Hardy at a Polo Match Tom Hardy, left, and Prince Harry attend day one of
Prince Harry Meets Tom Hardy at a Polo Match
ABC News / Posted 10 hours ago
Tom Hardy at a Polo Match Tom Hardy, left, and Prince Harry attend day one of the Audi Polo Challenge at Coworth Park, May 28, 2016 in London. Prince Harry is seen participating in the Sentebale Royal Salute Polo Cup, May 4, 2016, in Wellington,... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
A war hero who was a stranger in his own landJesse Leroy Brown was hurtling over the North Korean countryside in his Corsair
A war hero who was a stranger in his own land
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 11 hours ago
Jesse Leroy Brown was hurtling over the North Korean countryside in his Corsair fighter 17 miles behind enemy lines when he discovered that he was in trouble. “Jesse, something’s wrong,” one of the men in his squadron radioed him. “You’re bleeding... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Families flee as battle for Falluja rages ontried going back to our house, but when we saw lots of other families fleeing w
Families flee as battle for Falluja rages on
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 hours ago
tried going back to our house, but when we saw lots of other families fleeing we joined them,” she said. “I was carrying my 2-year-old daughter, Hana, as I ran barefoot to reach the other families. My husband was behind us all the time trying to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Migrants' Rights RoundupEditor's Note At the World Humanitarian Summit (https://www.worldhumanitarians
Migrants' Rights Roundup
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Editor's Note At the World Humanitarian Summit (https://www.worldhumanitariansummit.org/) in Istanbul on May 23-24, the informal consensus was that the system of humanitarian response to today's crises is "broken." The calls to "leave no one behind"... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
World in Brief at 7 a.m. on Monday, May 30, 2016 Published: May 30, 2016 7:09 AM Though largely unknown, Trump finds fans in C
World in Brief at 7 a.m. on Monday, May 30, 2016
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 13 hours ago
Published: May 30, 2016 7:09 AM Though largely unknown, Trump finds fans in China BEIJING (AP) — China features prominently in the rhetoric of presumed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump,... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
A brother and uncle and the horrible price of warhe was there, he had enough time to make a side trip. He flew to Brussels, rent
A brother and uncle and the horrible price of war
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 13 hours ago
he was there, he had enough time to make a side trip. He flew to Brussels, rented a car and drove east into the countryside, until he crossed into the Netherlands and arrived at a village called Margraten. A memorial there honors... Read more
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Air Force Times
Because of You: The Exchange honors the service and sacrifice of military customers and their familieszone. (Because of You Video) In honor of Memorial Day, we offer a retrospectiv
Because of You: The Exchange honors the service and sacrifice of military customers and their families
Air Force Times / Posted 13 hours ago
zone. (Because of You Video) In honor of Memorial Day, we offer a retrospective of some of our involvement throughout our 120 years of service and support to our military members during conflicts at home and abroad. The Spanish-American War began... Read more
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