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Thursday, November 23, 2017

SIGNIFICANT EVENTS IN THE LIFE OF MOTHER TERESA

With Sunday's canonization of Mother Teresa, Pope Francis honored the tiny nun who cared for the "poorest of the poor" as the epitome of...

Dutch, Australian climbers die after reaching Everest summit

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Dutch man and an Australian woman died of apparent altitude sickness while descending from the summit of Mount Everest...

AP-GfK Poll: Americans sour on Obama’s Islamic State plan, pessimistic about...

By JOSH LEDERMAN and EMILY SWANSON, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans are souring on President Barack Obama's approach to fighting the Islamic State, according...

Video purports to show raid on IS prison in Iraq

Associated Press This video posted online purportedly shows the joint raid of a prison Thursday by US and Kurdish Peshmerga forces in northern Iraq. About...

VIDEO: Netanyahu begins UN address with long silence

This week, Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu delivered an emotional speech at the General Assembly of the United Nations (UNGA), speaking out against the...

Iraq’s stalemate in Ramadi raises doubts about US strategy

WASHINGTON (AP) — A summer of stalemate in the effort to reclaim the Iraqi provincial capital of Ramadi, despite U.S.-backed Iraqi troops vastly outnumbering...

Iraq begins operation to oust Islamic State group from Anbar

  Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) — The Iraqi government began a long-awaited, large-scale military operation Monday to dislodge Islamic State militants from the country's western Anbar...

Iran begins closed-door trial of Washington Post reporter

Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian security court on Tuesday held the first hearing in the closed trial of an Iranian-American reporter for...
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