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  1. Trump to lay out U.S. strategy for Afghanistan on Monday nightSun, 20 Aug 2017 19:10:38 -0400
    BRIDGEWATER, N.J./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will lay out his long-awaited U.S. strategy for the war in Afghanistan in a prime-time television address to the American people on Monday night, the White House said on Sunday, with a modest increase in U.S. troops possible. More...
  2. Barcelona attack suspect still sought as investigation expands to other countriesSun, 20 Aug 2017 17:26:09 -0400
    BARCELONA, Spain (Reuters) - Spanish police searched on Sunday for the man behind the wheel in the Barcelona van attack that killed 13 people, amid growing signs members of the militant group had connections elsewhere in Europe. More...
  3. Syria's Assad says Western plots against him foiled but war not yet wonSun, 20 Aug 2017 10:09:32 -0400
    AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Sunday his country had foiled Western designs to topple him but his army had not yet won the fight to end Syria's six-year-old insurgency. More...
  4. U.S. warship collides with merchant vessel east of SingaporeSun, 20 Aug 2017 20:30:30 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. warship was damaged after colliding with a merchant vessel east of Singapore on Monday, the U.S. Navy said. More...
  5. Sudanese children of Islamic State militants released in LibyaSun, 20 Aug 2017 18:47:06 -0400
    MISRATA, Libya (Reuters) - Four children from Sudan whose parents are believed to have been killed fighting for Islamic State in the Libyan city of Sirte last year were handed over to the Sudanese consul on Sunday for return to their country. More...
  6. Some 115 migrants rescued from truck in eastern Mexico - officialSun, 20 Aug 2017 16:53:42 -0400
    MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Police in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz have rescued 115 migrants, including 41 minors, traveling in "in deplorable conditions" in a truck, a state official said on Sunday. More...
  7. Tens of thousands protest in Hong Kong over jailing of democracy activistsSun, 20 Aug 2017 20:31:48 -0400
    HONG KONG (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday to protest against the jailing of three young democracy activists, with many questioning the independence of the Chinese-ruled city's judiciary. More...
  8. Nearly 500 dead pulled from Sierra Leone mudslide: coronerSun, 20 Aug 2017 14:35:52 -0400
    FREETOWN (Reuters) - Rescue workers have unearthed 499 dead bodies since last week's devastating landslide near the Sierra Leone capital Freetown, the city's chief coroner told Reuters on Sunday. More...
  9. Joint Taliban, Islamic State raid killed disarmed Afghan fighters, civilians: U.N.Sun, 20 Aug 2017 07:25:12 -0400
    KABUL (Reuters) - A combined force of Taliban and "self-proclaimed" Islamic State militants killed at least 36 people in what may amount to war crimes during a raid on a northern Afghan town this month, the United Nations said on Sunday. More...
  10. Russian court rejects Siemens' plea to seize its turbines in CrimeaSun, 20 Aug 2017 14:41:12 -0400
    MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Moscow court has rejected a request by Siemens to seize its gas turbines, which have turned up in Crimea contrary to EU sanctions, and to ban their installation ahead of preliminary hearings next month, the court's ruling showed on Sunday. More...
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World Press
  1. Americans Who Gained Health Insurance Coverage Under the ACA by StateThu, 03 Aug 2017 14:09:00 GMT
    According to an analysis by the Urban Institute, between 2010 and 2015, more than 19 million non-elderly people gained health insurance under the  Affordable Care Act. The top 10 states that ranked the highest based on percent of total population insured through the A.C.A. are Nevada (1), California (2), Oregon (3), Kentucky (4), New Mexico (5), West Virginia (6), Florida (7), Arkansas (8), Colorado (9), and Washington (10). More...
  2. ISIS Brutality Becomes a TV SeriesMon, 19 Jun 2017 16:04:00 GMT
    During the 30-days of Ramadan, and while Muslims in the Arab world have been fasting since May 26, millions have tuned into Saudi Arabia's MBC to watch the first ever series about ISIS. More...
  3. Countries North Korea Can Currently Hit With Their MissilesMon, 29 May 2017 21:21:00 GMT
    Should North Korea ever have the capacity to launch a nuclear missile that could reach the U.S. mainland, Trump would have approximately ten minutes to react and make a decision to counterattack. More...
  4. How a Democracy Can ImplodeSun, 28 May 2017 12:32:00 GMT
    In 2014, voter turnout for mid-term elections plunged to the lowest rate in 72 years. The overall national turnout was a disgraceful 36.3 percent.   More...
  5. Immigration and Health Care Reform Will Wreak Havoc on Rural America Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:10:00 GMT
    The immigration ban, which combined with health care reform will likely wreak even more havoc on an already depressed rural America. More...
  6. Current Members of the U.S. House of Representatives Sun, 26 Feb 2017 16:33:00 GMT
    The Republicans currently have top-to-bottom control in 25 states, holding both the governorship and the entire legislature. If we've learned anything from this last election, it's that political complacency is no longer an option. More...
  7. U.S. Senate Seats up for Reelection in 2018 Fri, 10 Feb 2017 14:26:00 GMT
    The U.S. Senate elections will be held on November 6, 2018. Thirty-three of the 100 Senate seats are up for reelection. The Republicans will be defending just 8 seats, while the Democrats will be fighting for 23, plus another 2 held by independents. The winners of those seats will serve a six-year term from January 3, 2019, until January 3, 2025. The time to start organizing is now. More...
  8. ISIS, Turkey and Oil: Interview with Pelicourt Wed, 02 Dec 2015 22:21:00 GMT
    Robert Bensh discusses the myriad ways that ISIS and the Paris attack impact global energy security and geopolitics in the Middle East. More...
  9. Viewpoints: Violence Between Israel and PalestineThu, 22 Oct 2015 22:26:00 GMT
    Since Israel restricted Muslim access to a holy site in Jerusalem, Israelis and Palestinians have plunged into a new battle in their eternal war. More...
  10. Khalid al-Asaad Slaughtered by ISISSat, 22 Aug 2015 14:52:00 GMT
    Khalid al-Asaad, an 83-year-old caretaker of antiquities in Syria, was beheaded by ISIS, but did not receive the same attention as a slain lion. More...