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The Wesleyan Argus
Syrian Refugee Crisis Discussed in PanelSonya Sternlieb, Staff Photographer The Allbritton Center for the Study of Pub
Syrian Refugee Crisis Discussed in Panel
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Sonya Sternlieb, Staff Photographer The Allbritton Center for the Study of Public Life hosted a panel discussion focusing on the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis on Wednesday, Feb. 3 in PAC 001. Organized by the Director of the Allbritton Center and... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Pause in Syrian talks shows peace remains elusiveBEIRUT (AP) — It was hardly unexpected that the Syrian peace talks in Geneva wo
Pause in Syrian talks shows peace remains elusive
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) — It was hardly unexpected that the Syrian peace talks in Geneva would break off in recrimination. But the speed in which it happened — only two days after the U.N. had declared them officially open — was a stark indication of just how... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Crews Rescue Trimmer Trapped in Palm TreeCrews from several North County fire departments rescued a man trapped in a pal
Crews Rescue Trimmer Trapped in Palm Tree
NBC San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Crews from several North County fire departments rescued a man trapped in a palm tree about 20 feet off the ground in Encinitas Wednesday morning. Encinitas Fire Department Battalion Chief Robert Ford said the tree rescue began just after 11 a.m. in... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Tree trimmer recovering after being pinned in palm treeENCINITAS (KUSI) - A tree trimmer was recovering Thursday from minor injuries s
Tree trimmer recovering after being pinned in palm tree
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
ENCINITAS (KUSI) - A tree trimmer was recovering Thursday from minor injuries suffered when he was pinned beneath dead palm fronds about 20 feet up a tree in Encinitas. Crews from the Encinitas, Carlsbad and Solana Beach fire departments sent to the... Read more
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So Bad So Good
10 Facebook Updates That Will Make You Emotional | So Bad So Good From the tragic passing of...
10 Facebook Updates That Will Make You Emotional
So Bad So Good / Posted 3 days ago
| So Bad So Good From the tragic passing of... Read more
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International Business Times
Norfolk toddler's death ruled an 'accident' after he choked on blackberries A toddler suffered brain damage and died after choking on blackberries picked b
Norfolk toddler's death ruled an 'accident' after he choked on blackberries
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
A toddler suffered brain damage and died after choking on blackberries picked by his father near their home in Norfolk. The toddler was strapped in a carrier held on his father's back when the tragic accident occurred. The victim, identified as... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Toddler's tragic death after he choked on a blackberry on a family walkRobert Ford, 34, was carrying his 15-month-old son Thomas in a baby carrier on
Toddler's tragic death after he choked on a blackberry on a family walk
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Robert Ford, 34, was carrying his 15-month-old son Thomas in a baby carrier on his back when he passed him two blackberries to eat. The inquest was told how Thomas began choking after putting the fruit in his mouth and his panic-stricken father... Read more
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International Business Times
Enough platitudes, John Kerry - it is time the US got tough with Saudi Arabia At the end of January, attachés to US Secretary of State John Kerry dusted off
Enough platitudes, John Kerry - it is time the US got tough with Saudi Arabia
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
At the end of January, attachés to US Secretary of State John Kerry dusted off the typical lines about Saudi Arabia's human rights abuses. Concerns were expressed, disappointments were levelled. Kerry made his first visit to Riyadh after the mass... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Drawn to isolation, Sam Rockwell visits the 'Moon'NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of Sam Rockwell have often had to resort to limited glimps
Drawn to isolation, Sam Rockwell visits the 'Moon'
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of Sam Rockwell have often had to resort to limited glimpses of him in supporting, character-actor roles. In his new film, "Moon," that's far from a concern. Rockwell is very nearly the only actor in "Moon." And there's more... Read more
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Gulf News
Syrian Kurds - the latest battleground for US and RussiaTurkey’s opposition to Kurdish representation in talks plays into the hands of
Syrian Kurds - the latest battleground for US and Russia
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
Turkey’s opposition to Kurdish representation in talks plays into the hands of the Russians to the US’ chagrin Beirut: The two world powers, the US and Russia, are seemingly very serious about carving out their spheres of influence in autonomous... Read more
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Denver Post
Young Boulder smart-gun guru Kai Kloepfer on a questKai Kloepfer was a sophomore at Boulder's Fairview High School when he made a f
Young Boulder smart-gun guru Kai Kloepfer on a quest
Denver Post / Posted 5 days ago
Kai Kloepfer was a sophomore at Boulder's Fairview High School when he made a fingerprint-enabled gun for his science fair project. The praise came quick and heavy. His innovation was profiled in The New York Times, Popular Science and Huffington... Read more
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TribLIVE
Delegation from U.S. views ISIS fight fallout in Syria | TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods More forces necessary,top commander says WAS
Delegation from U.S. views ISIS fight fallout in Syria
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
| TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods More forces necessary,top commander says WASHINGTON — There is a “good potential” that more U.S. and... Read more
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The Columbian
U.S. official details havoc seen in SyriaROME — Utter devastation greeted Brett McGurk when the presidential envoy slipp
U.S. official details havoc seen in Syria
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
ROME — Utter devastation greeted Brett McGurk when the presidential envoy slipped into Syria over the weekend and visited the border town of Kobane a year after Kurdish forces repelled Islamic State extremists. The remains of some of the estimated... Read more
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Denver Post
Young Boulder smart-gun guru Kai Kloepfer on a questWhen Kai Kloepfer, then a sophomore at Boulder's Fairview High School, made a f
Young Boulder smart-gun guru Kai Kloepfer on a quest
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
When Kai Kloepfer, then a sophomore at Boulder's Fairview High School, made a fingerprint-enabled gun for his science fair project, the praise came quick and heavy. His innovation was profiled in the New York Times, Popular Science and Huffington... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
How one major failure allowed ISIS to exploit the chaos in its newest hotspotFive years after the fall of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, the country has plu
How one major failure allowed ISIS to exploit the chaos in its newest hotspot
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
Five years after the fall of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, the country has plunged into chaos, allowing extremist groups to rise up in place of the dictator's brutal regime. The failure to establish a unity government that includes both rival... Read more
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Connecticut Post
How one major failure allowed ISIS to exploit the chaos in its newest hotspotFive years after the fall of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, the country has plu
How one major failure allowed ISIS to exploit the chaos in its newest hotspot
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
Five years after the fall of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, the country has plunged into chaos, allowing extremist groups to rise up in place of the dictator's brutal regime. The failure to establish a unity government that includes both rival... Read more
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Aljazeera
Analysis: Will the West intervene in Libya?The formation of a unity government in Libya has been dealt a blow with the rej
Analysis: Will the West intervene in Libya?
Aljazeera / Posted 12 days ago
The formation of a unity government in Libya has been dealt a blow with the rejection on Monday of the 32-member cabinet proposed by the country's new Government of National Accord (GNA). The cabinet was rejected by the Tobruk-based House of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Henry A. Lingenfelder, maritime curator who owned gun that killed Jesse James, diesHenry A. "Hank" Lingenfelder, the retired curator of an Inner Harbor maritime m
Henry A. Lingenfelder, maritime curator who owned gun that killed Jesse James, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Henry A. "Hank" Lingenfelder, the retired curator of an Inner Harbor maritime museum collection who once owned the gun that killed Jesse James, died of heart disease Jan. 19 at his Manchester home. He was 83. Born in Baltimore and raised near Lake... Read more
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Scotsman
Leaders: Poll prediction exposes Labour’s continuing woes The latest polls do not make great reading for Scottish Ladbour. Picture: Lisa
Leaders: Poll prediction exposes Labour’s continuing woes
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
The latest polls do not make great reading for Scottish Ladbour. Picture: Lisa Ferguson As long as the SNP continues its remarkable grip on political life, Kezia Dugdale and Labour will have... Read more
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Scotsman
Kezia Dugdale in drive to rescue Labour election campaign Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale says she is excited for the upcoming elec
Kezia Dugdale in drive to rescue Labour election campaign
Scotsman / Posted 14 days ago
Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale says she is excited for the upcoming elections in May. Picture: Lisa Ferguson Labour leader Kezia Dugdale will today attempt to get her party’s Scottish... Read more
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Houston Astros
Astros to Hold FanFest Tomorrow at Minute Maid ParkAdmission to Astros FanFest is FREE, but all fans must have an admissions vouch
Astros to Hold FanFest Tomorrow at Minute Maid Park
Houston Astros / Posted 16 days ago
Admission to Astros FanFest is FREE, but all fans must have an admissions voucher to enter. Fans can still claim their free FanFest vouchers at www.astros.com/FanFest. Free parking will also be available in Astros-controlled lots A, B and C for all... Read more
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walesonline
The Welsh roots of America’s Wild West gunslingers revealedThey were the frontiersmen, gunslingers and others who inhabited America’s Wild
The Welsh roots of America’s Wild West gunslingers revealed
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
They were the frontiersmen, gunslingers and others who inhabited America’s Wild West – but many of the United States’ most famous sons can trace their ancestors back to Wales, a new book claims. Written by US-based author, poet and illustrator Lorin... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
MICHAEL GERSON: Harsh judgment of Obama from his inner circle WASHINGTON — In the eighth year of a presidency, who is qualified to begin de
MICHAEL GERSON: Harsh judgment of Obama from his inner circle
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
WASHINGTON — In the eighth year of a presidency, who is qualified to begin delivering a historical judgment? President Obama and those who serve at his pleasure are naturally biased. His... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Former high-level US officials outline 2 major problems in the fight against ISISAP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta The morning before US President Barack Obama gave
Former high-level US officials outline 2 major problems in the fight against ISIS
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 days ago
AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta The morning before US President Barack Obama gave his State of the Union address, three former US intelligence and diplomatic officials testified before the US House Armed Services Committee, describing the major issues... Read more
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Business Insider
Former high-level US officials outline 2 major problems in the fight against ISISThe morning before President Barack Obama gave his State of the Union address,
Former high-level US officials outline 2 major problems in the fight against ISIS
Business Insider / Posted 23 days ago
The morning before President Barack Obama gave his State of the Union address, three former US intelligence and diplomatic officials testified before the House Armed Services Committee, describing the major issues with the US fight against... Read more
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The Christian Post
100,000 Syrian Refugees to America? Experts DebateRobert Ford, Sr. Fellow, Middle East Inst., David Miliband, President & CEO, In
100,000 Syrian Refugees to America? Experts Debate
The Christian Post / Posted 24 days ago
Robert Ford, Sr. Fellow, Middle East Inst., David Miliband, President & CEO, International Rescue Committee, Jessica Vaughan, Dir. of Policy Studies, Center for Immigration Studies, and David Frum Senior Editor, The Atlantic, at a refugee debate... Read more
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express
ISIS jihadis plotting Paris-style 'lone wolf' terror attacks in the US, ex-CIA boss warns ISLAMIC State (ISIS) jihadis are plotting Paris-style lone wolf terror attack
ISIS jihadis plotting Paris-style 'lone wolf' terror attacks in the US, ex-CIA boss warns
express / Posted 24 days ago
ISLAMIC State (ISIS) jihadis are plotting Paris-style lone wolf terror attacks on the US, the former boss of the CIA has warned. Armed police outside a... Read more
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Houston Astros
Astros Announce 2016 Caravan ScheduleThe Astros Texas tour consists of several simultaneous trips over the course of
Astros Announce 2016 Caravan Schedule
Houston Astros / Posted 25 days ago
The Astros Texas tour consists of several simultaneous trips over the course of four days with stops in the Houston area (Jan. 18 - 21), San Antonio (Jan. 19),Austin (Jan. 20) and Corpus Christi (Jan. 20). The Caravan will give Astros players and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Obama foreign policy nets low marks from former administration officialsIn the eighth year of a presidency, who is qualified to begin delivering a hist
Obama foreign policy nets low marks from former administration officials
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
In the eighth year of a presidency, who is qualified to begin delivering a historical judgment? President Barack Obama and those who serve at his pleasure are naturally biased. His critics are too engaged in the battles of the moment. Journalists and... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Thornberry: A lot of it is just vague rhetoricPresident Barack Obama was put in the White House with promises of hope and cha
Thornberry: A lot of it is just vague rhetoric
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 25 days ago
President Barack Obama was put in the White House with promises of hope and change, and change continued to be the context of his agenda during his last State of the Union speech to begin the last year of his presidency. U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry,... Read more
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Air Force Times
US Security Experts Call for Greater Action Against ISISWASHINGTON — A trio of former heavyweight Obama administration officials Tuesda
US Security Experts Call for Greater Action Against ISIS
Air Force Times / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON — A trio of former heavyweight Obama administration officials Tuesday told lawmakers that the Islamic State group has metastasized and the US must intensify its efforts to fight it militarily and politically. Former acting CIA Director... Read more
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Air Force Times
Defense hearings: Commissaries and Tricare reformLawmakers will fit in a few defense and veterans hearings this week around Pres
Defense hearings: Commissaries and Tricare reform
Air Force Times / Posted 27 days ago
Lawmakers will fit in a few defense and veterans hearings this week around President Obama's already scheduled annual State of the Union address and subsequent congressional party retreats. Both the House and Senate foreign relations committees will... Read more
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The Age
The Dirty Three return to the stage for Sugar Mountain and Sydney FestivalThe Dirty Three's mercurial violinist Warren Ellis in action. It's been a long
The Dirty Three return to the stage for Sugar Mountain and Sydney Festival
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
The Dirty Three's mercurial violinist Warren Ellis in action. It's been a long time between drinks, or gigs rather, for the Dirty Three. That it has taken four years to get the instrumental trio, which formed in 2012, back together is not... Read more
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News Mail
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revengeHAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revenge
News Mail / Posted 30 days ago
HAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the past decade? The Revenant follows in the footsteps of Django Unchained, 3.10 to Yuma, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and the True Grit remake... Read more
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Daily Examiner
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revengeHAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revenge
Daily Examiner / Posted 30 days ago
HAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the past decade? The Revenant follows in the footsteps of Django Unchained, 3.10 to Yuma, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and the True Grit remake... Read more
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Northern Star
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revengeHAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revenge
Northern Star / Posted 30 days ago
HAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the past decade? The Revenant follows in the footsteps of Django Unchained, 3.10 to Yuma, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and the True Grit remake... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revengeHAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revenge
The Daily Mercury / Posted 30 days ago
HAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the past decade? The Revenant follows in the footsteps of Django Unchained, 3.10 to Yuma, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and the True Grit remake... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revengeHAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revenge
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
HAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the past decade? The Revenant follows in the footsteps of Django Unchained, 3.10 to Yuma, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and the True Grit remake... Read more
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Queensland Times
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revengeHAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revenge
Queensland Times / Posted 30 days ago
HAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the past decade? The Revenant follows in the footsteps of Django Unchained, 3.10 to Yuma, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and the True Grit remake... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revengeHAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the
REVIEW: The Revenant is a brutal story of survival, revenge
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 30 days ago
HAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the past decade? The Revenant follows in the footsteps of Django Unchained, 3.10 to Yuma, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and the True Grit remake... Read more
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Gulf News
War against Daesh redrawing bordersAlready Kurds are busy carving out the borders to new Kurdish enclaves in north
War against Daesh redrawing borders
Gulf News / Posted 30 days ago
Already Kurds are busy carving out the borders to new Kurdish enclaves in northern Iraq and Syria A fighter from the Democratic Forces of Syria takes an overwatch position at the top of Mount Annan overlooking the Tishrin dam, after they captured it... Read more
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Northern Star
The Revenant: A story of survival, and brutal revengeThe Revenant Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson, Will Poult
The Revenant: A story of survival, and brutal revenge
Northern Star / Posted 30 days ago
The Revenant Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson, Will Poulter. Director: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu HAS there been a genre renaissance like the one westerns have undergone in the past decade? The Revenant follows in the... Read more
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