America Adrift - Cato Institute ... a civil war in the Central African ... as a threat using air strikes alone. ... several weeks of bombing raids. ... countries , ranging ... 10/15/2014 - 7:04 am | View Link
Assad steps up bombing as West strikes militants in Syria On Friday U.S. Central Command, which has also been bombing bases of the al Qaeda splinter group in Iraq since last month, said it had destroyed more than a dozen Islamic State vehicles in both countries in its latest round of strikes. The Britain-based ... 09/26/2014 - 8:40 am | View Link
Fears of wider Boko Haram violence in Nigeria after Jos bombing The UN special envoy for Central ... to Nigeria to help in the search effort. Mohammed, however, said that while on the one hand international pressure was forcing the government in Abuja to act, it was also emboldening Boko Haram to mount further strikes. 05/21/2014 - 7:54 am | View Link
Fears of wider Boko Haram violence in Nigeria after Jos bombing JOS, Nigeria, May 21- Rescue workers on Wednesday combed through the rubble of Nigeria’s deadliest bomb attack after at least 118 people were killed in the central city of Jos ... Boko Haram to mount further strikes. “They have sleeper cells all ... 05/21/2014 - 3:23 am | View Link
Car bombing strikes central Nigerian city, leaves 118 dead Lagos: On Tuesday, at least 118 people were killed and over a dozen were injured in a string of car bomb explosion in the central Nigerian City of Jos ... of human progress and civilization, adding that Nigeria was committed to implementing anti-terrorism ... 05/20/2014 - 7:41 pm | View Link
Nigeria bus station bombing kills 71 on edge of capital The bus station, 8 km (5 miles) southwest of central Abuja, serves Nyanya ... The attack underscored the vulnerability of Nigeria's federal capital, built in the 1980s in the geographic centre of the country to replace coastal Lagos as the seat of ... 04/14/2014 - 11:23 am | View Link
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Oladele.com Nando becomes the first housemate to get disqualified from the Big Brother house after receiving three strikes for breaking the rules relating to violence and ... 10/20/2014 - 2:02 pm | View Website
Internally Displaced Persons: Case Studies of Nigeria’s ... Internally Displaced Persons: Case Studies of Nigeria’s Bomb Blast and the Yoruba-Hausa Ethnic Conflict in Lagos, Nigeria 10/18/2014 - 9:35 pm | View Website
1 suspect held, 1 killed after deadly Nigeria bomb blast ... NIGERIA BOMB ATTACK. 2,800 views. At least 21 people were killed and dozens were injured when a bomb went off in a crowded shopping district in the ... 06/25/2014 - 9:28 pm | View Website
BBC News At least 14 people have been killed in a bomb attack on a bar that was screening a televised football match in north-eastern Nigeria, police say. 06/1/2014 - 7:27 pm | View Website
Some fear Abu Ghraib has all the makings for a takeover — it's majority-Sunni population long at odds with the Shiite-led central government over issues like discrimination, political exclusion and claims of widespread arrests and prosecution — some of the very issues that prompted many Iraqis in the country's north and west to embrace this radical alternative.
In 2004, the revelation that American soldiers had tortured detainees at the prison, formally known as Baghdad Central Prison, thrust Abu Ghraib into the limelight and would later become the scene of brutal insurgent attacks.
The serenity belies mounting tensions across this region as the Islamic State group continues to make gains against an embattled Iraqi military — despite the air campaign launched by the U.
A Montana judge will consider a plea agreement Wednesday that calls for a Colorado man to plead guilty to killing a high school teacher and burying her in a shallow grave in the Bakken oil patch.
The disappearance of Sherry Arnold when she went out for a jog in January 2012 shook this town of 6,200 near the North Dakota border and shone a harsh light on the darker side of the oil boom on the Northern Plains.
The plea deal with prosecutors filed Tuesday calls for a 100-year sentence for Spell and dismissal of an attempted kidnapping charge.
Defense attorney Al Avignone said he will ask for Spell to be sentenced to the state health department, which could allow him to serve his time in a facility for the mentally disabled.
Experts for the state and defense have testified that Spell is mildly mentally disabled.
The theater announced the purchase this week with Erkiletian Development Company after they reached an agreement with the Southwest Neighborhood Assembly.
The site will allow the theater to consolidate its rehearsal spaces, housing for artists and interns, costume and prop shops, classrooms and administrative offices in one location.
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation's board of directors was to vote Wednesday afternoon to authorize a contract with Changchun Railway Vehicles to build 284 new subway cars for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.
Changchun Railway Vehicles is a subsidiary of China CNR Corporation Limited, the Chinese government-owned enterprise that is the largest rail car maker in the world.
The rail cars, the first of which will be delivered in 2018, are expected to help increase the subway system's capacity and decrease passenger wait times.
In an unprecedented two-hour televised meeting, the students passionately explained why they had taken to the streets for more than three weeks to fight for greater democracy in the specially-run Chinese region.
The meeting also highlights the vast generational and political divide that needs to be bridged to end Hong Kong's biggest political crisis since China took control of the city 17 years ago.