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  1. EU tells Netanyahu it rejects Trump's Jerusalem moveMon, 11 Dec 2017 14:34:38 -0500
    BRUSSELS/CAIRO (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took his case to Europe to ask allies to join the United States in recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, but met a firm rebuff from EU foreign ministers who saw the move as a blow against the peace process. More...
  2. Britain's May hails new optimism in Brexit talks after dealMon, 11 Dec 2017 15:21:53 -0500
    LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May hailed "a new sense of optimism" in Brexit talks, telling parliament on Monday an agreement to move negotiations on to future trade ties would reassure those concerned Britain may leave with no deal. More...
  3. Buoyed by mayoral votes, Venezuela socialists eye presidency raceMon, 11 Dec 2017 19:47:19 -0500
    CARACAS (Reuters) - President Nicolas Maduro has set his sights on Venezuela's 2018 presidential election after the ruling Socialist Party dominated mayoral polls with the help of a partial boycott by a divided opposition. More...
  4. Exclusive: Detained Saudi billionaire al-Sanea seeks to end debt disputeMon, 11 Dec 2017 12:50:05 -0500
    DUBAI (Reuters) - A detained Saudi billionaire who led the collapsed Saad Group is seeking to repay part of a multi-billion dollar debt to creditors under a deal that could allow his release, people familiar with the matter told Reuters. More...
  5. Tillerson set to meet Trudeau for North Korea crisis talks: sourceMon, 11 Dec 2017 14:25:42 -0500
    OTTAWA (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to meet Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau next week for talks on how to address the crisis over North Korea's nuclear weapons program, an Ottawa source said on Monday. More...
  6. Ukrainian judge frees Saakashvili from detentionMon, 11 Dec 2017 14:19:22 -0500
    KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian opposition figure Mikheil Saakashvili was freed from detention on Monday, after a Ukrainian judge turned down the prosecutors' request to place him under house arrest - the latest twist in his dramatic standoff with the authorities. More...
  7. Turkey, Russia will meet to finalize S-400 defense deal in coming weekMon, 11 Dec 2017 15:02:38 -0500
    ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish and Russian officials will meet to finalize Turkey's S-400 surface-to-air missile systems deal in the coming week, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday. More...
  8. South Korea's Moon, China's Xi to talk North Korea, trade in Beijing summitMon, 11 Dec 2017 21:52:03 -0500
    SEOUL/BEIJING (Reuters) - Reining in North Korea's nuclear ambitions will top South Korean President Moon Jae-in's agenda in Beijing during a visit this week aimed at breaking the ice after a furious row with China over Seoul's deployment of a U.S. anti-missile system. More...
  9. Putin, in Syria, says mission accomplished, orders partial Russian pull-outMon, 11 Dec 2017 14:01:18 -0500
    MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin flew into Syria and ordered "a significant part" of Moscow's military contingent there to start withdrawing on Monday, declaring their work largely done. More...
  10. China conducts 'island encirclement' patrols near TaiwanMon, 11 Dec 2017 23:18:03 -0500
    BEIJING (Reuters) - China's air force has conducted more "island encirclement patrols" near Taiwan, its military said on Tuesday, after a senior Chinese diplomat threatened that China would invade the self-ruled island if any U.S. warships made port visits there. More...
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World Press
  1. Isolated in Greek Camps, Migrants Find WorkTue, 26 Sep 2017 09:39:00 GMT
    The UN High Commission for Refugees estimates that nearly 50,000 migrants are in Greece, awaiting asylum interviews in which they will make their cases for staying in Europe. While many migrants remain without jobs, some have found work in camps, or have even started their own businesses. More...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  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...