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NY and NJ say they will require Ebola quarantines

Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine for all travelers who have had contact with the disease in West Africa.

by October 25, 2014 0 comments USA

Nine Iraqi Catholic Priests Suspended for Leaving Posts

The head of Iraq’s Catholic church has suspended nine American priests for leaving their posts in Iraq and is demanding they return to the battle-torn country.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments PAID

Shooter dead after opening fire at high school near Seattle

A student gunman is dead after opening fire at a high school near Seattle, police said Friday.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments USA

Islamic Militants Used Chlorine Gas, Say Iraqis

Militants with the Islamic State allegedly used explosives containing chlorine gas while attempting to overrun a town north of the Iraqi capital last month, sickening about 25 soldiers and civilians, two Iraqi officials said.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments PAID

Iraq Struggles With Militants Near Baghdad

The weakness of Iraq’s U.S.-trained military is a growing international worry as Islamic State fighters threaten Baghdad, with attacks as close as 12 miles west of the capital.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments PAID

Turkey, Syrian Kurds Remain at Odds Over Kobani Fighters

Dispute reflects the Ankara government’s worries about an increasingly confident and unified Kurdish regional bloc.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments PAID
Mexico governor steps down over student disappearances

Mexico governor steps down over student disappearances

Governor of the Mexican state where 43 students vanished a month ago bows to pressure to stand down

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Mexico

Hatchet-wielding attacker wounds NYPD officers

New York City police shot and killed a man on Thursday after he attacked a group of patrol officers with a hatchet, wounding two officers – one of them critically – in a busy commercial district of Queens.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments USA

Qatar, Kuwait Called Lax Over Terror Financing

The U.S. said Qatar and Kuwait aren’t doing enough to block the financing activities of the extremist group Islamic State, exposing a sore point in a coalition formed to fight the militants.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments FREE

White House fence jumper charged with harming Secret Service dog

The man arrested after jumping the White House fence on Wednesday night was charged in court with two federal offenses on Thursday, including harming a dog the Secret Service used to stop him from entering the presidential mansion.

by October 23, 2014 0 comments USA