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European migrant crisis: Weekly boat rescues reach 13000 - BBC News

5 hours 7 min ago

BBC News

European migrant crisis: Weekly boat rescues reach 13000
BBC News
The rescue of more than 600 migrants off Libya on Saturday by a flotilla of EU ships took the weekly total to at least 13,000, Italian authorities say. The rescues were the latest by a patrol of Italian, German and Irish ships operating in the ...
Dozens drown in new Mediterranean migrant tragedyYahoo News
Migrant Boats in Mediterranean Spike as Another 45 Bodies Recovered, 135 RescuedNBCNews.com
Hundreds of migrants rescued in Mediterranean Sea as death toll surgesPBS NewsHour
Daily Mail -New York Times -Radio New Zealand -Irish Times
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The Latest: Kids Fighting to Live After Lightning Hits Paris - New York Times

11 hours 34 min ago

Telegraph.co.uk

The Latest: Kids Fighting to Live After Lightning Hits Paris
New York Times
PARIS — The Latest on the lightning strike that electrocuted 11 people at a park in Paris. (all times local): 6:05 p.m.. A Paris fire service spokesman says an off-duty fireman ran immediately to the scene after a lightning strike disrupted a child's ...
11 hit by lightning in a Paris park, many at child's partyOmaha World-Herald
11 hit by lightning in a Paris park; 8 of them childrenWashington Post
Paris lightning strikes children in Parc MonceauBBC News
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Shoulder Patches Spark A Diplomatic Flap Between Turkey And The US - NPR

11 hours 51 min ago

NPR

Shoulder Patches Spark A Diplomatic Flap Between Turkey And The US
NPR
Shoulder patches are the subject of a diplomatic incident between the U.S. and Turkey. The flap highlights the complicated regional politics the U.S. is navigating in its offensive against Islamic State militants in Syria. The central issue: the ...
Turkey President Erdoğan To US: Kurdish Insignia On American Troops Is UnacceptableInternational Business Times
Turkish President condemns US commandos photographed sporting Kurdish militia insigniaABC Online
The Hidden Dangers Of The Fight Against Islamic StateRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
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Palestinian Leader Wants Time Cap for Any Talks With Israel - New York Times

12 hours 15 min ago

Washington Post

Palestinian Leader Wants Time Cap for Any Talks With Israel
New York Times
CAIRO — The Palestinian president says if any Palestinian-Israeli negotiations are relaunched by a conference due in Paris next month, they should have a time cap and a mechanism to implement their resolutions. Mahmoud Abbas told a meeting of Arab ...
West Bank buries wounded Palestinian who was killed in MarchWashington Post
Funeral held for terrorist killed in Hebron shootingJerusalem Post Israel News
Wounded Palestinian killed by Israeli soldier buriedDaily Mail
Al-Arabiya -i24news -Egypt Independent -IndraStra Global
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IS Militants Fight Syria Rebels in North Syria Strongholds - New York Times

18 hours 25 min ago

The Punch

IS Militants Fight Syria Rebels in North Syria Strongholds
New York Times
BEIRUT — Islamic State group militants have entered a Syrian opposition stronghold in the country's north and are clashing with rebels on the edges of the town. Syrian opposition groups and IS report that the extremists advanced to the outskirts of ...
Turkish rockets, US-led coalition hit Islamic State in Syria: mediaReuters
Turkey says 104 IS militants killed in air and land strikesSFGate
IS clashes with rebels in northeast Syria townThe Times of Israel
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US Tells Pakistan To Go After Terrorists Mainly Taliban Leadership - NDTV

18 hours 33 min ago

NDTV

US Tells Pakistan To Go After Terrorists Mainly Taliban Leadership
NDTV
The US has asked Pakistan to go after terrorists especially the Taliban leadership, days after an American drone killed Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour. Washington: The US has asked Pakistan to go after terrorists especially the Taliban leadership ...
View from Away: What an Afghan peace requiresKennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
The Coming Drone Blowback for AmericaFair Observer
Afghan Taliban Head Rejects Peace TalksBreitbart News
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In Iraq's battle for Fallujah, residents gird for long fight - The Denver Post

21 hours 31 min ago

The Denver Post

In Iraq's battle for Fallujah, residents gird for long fight
The Denver Post
BAGHDAD — Five days into an Iraqi military operation to push Islamic State fighters out of Fallujah, residents still inside the city are preparing for a long battle, with some saying they fear being trapped between two forces they don't fully trust ...
Who Is Maher Al-Bilawi? ISIS Commander In Fallujah Killed In US AirstrikesInternational Business Times
US airstrike kills ISIS commander in FallujahFox News
Islamic State: Commander in Falluja killed says USBBC News
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'It's not an arms race': US downplays Pakistan's fear of India's entry into NSG - Firstpost

22 hours 17 min ago

Firstpost

'It's not an arms race': US downplays Pakistan's fear of India's entry into NSG
Firstpost
Washington: In an apparent dissatisfaction over Pakistan's opposition to India becoming a member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), the US has said it is not about an arms race, but about civilian use of nuclear energy. "This is not about an arms ...
Making Pakistan an atomic powerGeo News, Pakistan
Pakistan welcome to join Chabahar deal: IranThe Express Tribune
Chabahar port agreement not finished yet, China and Pakistan are welcome to join: Iranian envoyScroll.in
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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman Update: Mexican Drug Czar's Lawyers Move To Block US Extradition - International Business Times

22 hours 29 min ago

International Business Times

Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman Update: Mexican Drug Czar's Lawyers Move To Block US Extradition
International Business Times
In another twist to a story already brimming with action, drama, surprises, violence, U-turns and a whole host of other plot devices, Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman now doesn't want to be extradited to the United States. Two months ago ...
Univision: Why it's now a 'mainstream American brand'CNBC
Mexico drug boss Chapo files legal challenge against extradition: mediaReuters
El Chapo reportedly files legal challenge against extraditionEyewitness News
DunyaNews Pakistan -Los Angeles Times -Business Standard -teleSUR English
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Argentine Court Sentences Ex-Dictator for Operation Condor - New York Times

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 23:05

Toronto Star

Argentine Court Sentences Ex-Dictator for Operation Condor
New York Times
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Argentina's last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison for human rights crimes, marking the first time a court has ruled that Operation Condor was a criminal conspiracy to kidnap and ...
A look at the Operation Condor conspiracy in South AmericaFox News
Argentine court finds 15 guilty in Operation Condor conspiracyReuters
Argentine dictator gets 20 more yearsRadio New Zealand
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3 missing journalists in Colombia freed, officials say - CNN

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 20:30

CNN

3 missing journalists in Colombia freed, officials say
CNN
(CNN) Three journalists who were allegedly kidnapped by a Marxist guerrilla group in Colombia were released Friday after nearly a week in captivity, officials said. Spanish journalist Salud Hernandez disappeared May 21 while covering a story in a ...
Colombia ELN rebels free Spanish journalist Hernandez MoraBBC News
Colombian Rebels Free Spanish Journalist, 2 OthersNew York Times
Colombia's ELN rebels free three kidnapped journalistsReuters
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Trump's Energy Policy: Take America Back to 1940 - Huffington Post

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 19:19

Trump's Energy Policy: Take America Back to 1940
Huffington Post
Yesterday afternoon I endured the livestream of Donald Trump's “energy policy” speech from the stage at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conferenc in North Dakota. Of course, Trump's speech was not a speech on comprehensive energy policy at all, but more ...

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Tropical Depression Two Takes Aim at the Southeast Coast | The Weather Channel - The Weather Channel

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 18:45

The Weather Channel

Tropical Depression Two Takes Aim at the Southeast Coast | The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel
On Friday afternoon, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) redesignated Invest 91L as Tropical Depression Two. Tropical Depression Two will bring bad beach weather to the coastal Carolinas and Georgia for the Memorial Day weekend, including rip ...
Feds expect more Atlantic tropical storms than last 3 yearsFox News
First 2016 US tropical storm warning issued for South CarolinaReuters
As Atlantic hurricane season starts, storm experts warn against complacencyHouston Chronicle
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Doctors: Postpone or move Olympics due to Zika - CNN

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 18:06

CNN

Doctors: Postpone or move Olympics due to Zika
CNN
(CNN) The summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro should be postponed or moved "in the name of public health" due to the widening Zika outbreak in Brazil, more than 100 prominent doctors and professors said Friday in an open letter to the World Health ...

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Doctors: Postpone or move Olympics due to Zika - CNN

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 18:06

CNN

Doctors: Postpone or move Olympics due to Zika
CNN
(CNN) The summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro should be postponed or moved "in the name of public health" due to the widening Zika outbreak in Brazil, more than 100 prominent doctors and professors said Friday in an open letter to the World Health ...
Zika crisis: WHO rejects 'move Rio Olympics' callBBC News
CDC director urges quick action on Zika to protect pregnant womenNew York Daily News

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Vietnamese-British Man Sentenced to 40 Years in Plot to Bomb Heathrow - Wall Street Journal

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 16:04

TODAYonline

Vietnamese-British Man Sentenced to 40 Years in Plot to Bomb Heathrow
Wall Street Journal
A Vietnamese-British man accused of training with al Qaeda in Yemen was sentenced to 40 years in prison by a Manhattan federal judge on Friday. Minh Quang Pham, 33 years old, pleaded guilty earlier this year to terrorism-related charges. He had ...
UK citizen jailed for Heathrow suicide plotBBC News
Suspect in London bomb plot sentenced to 40 years in USFox News
US judge sentences Vietnamese man to 40 years for al Qaeda affiliate supportReuters
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Putin says Romania, Poland may now be in Russia's cross-hairs - Reuters

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:55

Reuters

Putin says Romania, Poland may now be in Russia's cross-hairs
Reuters
ATHENS Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday warned Romania and Poland they could find themselves in the sights of Russian rockets because they are hosting elements of a U.S. missile shield that Moscow considers a threat to its security.
Russia: Sham Upgrade for 'Foreign Agents' LawHuman Rights Watch
Putin issues 'crosshairs' warning to Romania and PolandFinancial Times
Putin in Greek trip as EU sanctions talks loomGlobalPost
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In Iraq's Battle for Fallujah, Residents Gird for Long Fight - New York Times

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 14:13

Irish Independent

In Iraq's Battle for Fallujah, Residents Gird for Long Fight
New York Times
BAGHDAD — Five days into an Iraqi military operation to push Islamic State fighters out of Fallujah, residents still inside the city are preparing for a long battle, with some saying they fear being trapped between two forces they don't fully trust ...
Islamic State commander in Falluja killed, US military saysReuters
Hundreds flee Falluja during Iraqi offensiveCNN
Islamic State: Commander in Falluja killed says USBBC News
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The Pentagon has banned troops in Syria from wearing these Kurdish militia patches - Military Times

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 14:01

Military Times

The Pentagon has banned troops in Syria from wearing these Kurdish militia patches
Military Times
The order comes after photos surfaced showing U.S. commandos' partnership with the Kurdish People's Protection Forces. Loading… Post to Facebook. The Pentagon has banned troops in Syria from wearing these Kurdish militia patches The order comes ...
Walking Back The Rationale for Why US Soldiers Wore Kurdish Rebel InsigniaThe Atlantic
Turkey upset over images of US soldiers with Kurdish symbolsFox News
Politics|US Orders Troops in Syria to Remove Kurdish InsigniaNew York Times
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Chinese Mountain Village Will Finally Get a Set of Stairs - TIME

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 13:29

TIME

Chinese Mountain Village Will Finally Get a Set of Stairs
TIME
Residents of a mountainous Chinese village will soon get a set of stairs, after photos of children using bamboo ladders surfaced online this week. Children returning home from school must climb more than 2,500 feet to reach their village of Atuleer, in ...

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