Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
Iran president still a force even as his era ends When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
U.S. believes Syria used chemicals The United States has evidence that the chemical weapon sarin has been used in Syria on a small scale, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday. But numerous questions remain about the origins of the chemicals and what impact their apparent use could have on the ongoing Syrian civil war and international involvement in it. More
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Much awaited AR Rahman songs - Chennai Online Akali Dal blames AAP | India-US can shape ... Japan Aug 31-Sep 3 | Pakistan Taliban claim attack ... bankex rally | Contribute to peace, remove ... 08/16/2014 - 6:56 am | View Link
Director Balachandar's Son Kailasam Passed Away Stills - Chennai Online Akali Dal blames AAP | India-US can shape ... Japan Aug 31-Sep 3 | Pakistan Taliban claim attack ... bankex rally | Contribute to peace, remove ... 08/16/2014 - 6:55 am | View Link
Pulipaarvai Movie Audio Launch Stills - Chennai Online Akali Dal blames AAP | India-US can shape ... Japan Aug 31-Sep 3 | Pakistan Taliban claim attack ... bankex rally | Contribute to peace, remove ... 08/16/2014 - 6:55 am | View Link
K. Balachandar's son passes away - Chennai Online Akali Dal blames AAP | India-US can shape ... Japan Aug 31-Sep 3 | Pakistan Taliban claim attack ... bankex rally | Contribute to peace, remove ... 08/16/2014 - 6:55 am | View Link
U.S. drone strikes put Pakistan-Taliban talks at risk A Taliban spokesman said the fundamentalist Islamic group will not negotiate with the government until the drone strikes ... strike despite giving assurance to Pakistan that it would adhere to its commitment till the beginning of peace talks with the ... 12/3/2013 - 7:37 pm | View Link
U.S. and Taliban to meet on ending Afghanistan war KABUL, Afghanistan (CNN) — Peace talks between the United States and the Taliban over the war in Afghanistan will ... He was a private at the time. The army has been giving him promotions that would have come to him had his Army career gone as planned. 06/20/2013 - 1:17 am | View Link
U.S. Scrambles to Save Taliban Talks After Afghan Backlash At the same time, it became increasingly apparent that the Taliban, at little cost in binding promises or capital, were seizing the peace process as a stage for publicity and giving the Americans a stark lesson in the complications that could be posed by ... 06/19/2013 - 2:39 am | View Link
Talks between U.S., Taliban on Afghan war expected 'in the next few days' Kabul, Afghanistan (CNN)-- Peace talks between the United States and the Taliban over the war in Afghanistan will ... He was a private at the time. The army has been giving him promotions that would have come to him had his Army career gone as planned. 06/18/2013 - 8:47 pm | View Link
U.S., Afghanistan to relaunch peace talks with Taliban for some reason The White House can’t possibly believe that the Taliban wlll honor a peace deal once American troops are gone ... maybe they’ve finally grasped that this really is all about giving the U.S. a fig leaf and they’ve decided that it’s in their interest ... 06/18/2013 - 7:55 am | View Link
The Taliban | Infoplease.com For more on the Taliban see Timeline: The Taliban. The Taliban ("Students of Islamic Knowledge Movement") ruled Afghanistan from 1996 until 2001. 08/16/2014 - 8:24 am | View Website
Taliban The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān "students"), alternative spelling Taleban is an Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afghanistan. 08/15/2014 - 2:09 pm | View Website
LiveLeak.com This speech is a gem showing the Taliban side of recent history and countering the western propaganda against the Taliban government. Excerpt listed by topic and ... 08/15/2014 - 1:18 pm | View Website
Video of U.S. Marines urinating on Taliban fighters ... A video of U.S. Marines urinating on Taliban fighters was posted to websites in January 2012. The video went viral on YouTube, TMZ and other sites, and caused anger ... 08/15/2014 - 4:29 am | View Website
As U.S. Frees Five Taliban Members, Questions Remain over ... JUAN GONZÁLEZ: The Obama administration is defending its controversial prisoner swap deal that saw five Taliban militants released from the Guantánamo ... 06/6/2014 - 3:32 pm | View Website
A proposal from the owner of Vermont's Jay Peak Resort to buy a plaza in Newport to make way for a convention center appears to off the table.
Vermont Public Radio reports (http://bit.ly/1s9GLjI) Bill Stenger of Jay's Peak and real estate developer Tony Pomerlau have had an on-again, off-again agreement to transfer ownership of the Lake Memphremagog waterfront plaza.
In the wake of an H. L. Bourgeois (BOORZ'-wah) High School student being arrested and booked with cyberbullying earlier this week, school officials say they're doing what they can to crack down on an issue that isn't always easy to spot.
 action was taken against a male student at Bourgeois High in Gray Monday after Terrebonne Parish School resource officers and detectives who specialize in investigating incidents involving minors found that he had sent threatening and malicious texts to another student.
The lawyer for a man charged with murder for his alleged role in the slayings of three Berkshire County men says he's concerned his client's "unique appearance" will prevent selection of impartial jurors.
After discussing the matter, a Hampden Superior Court judge on Thursday told defense lawyer James Reardon Jr. he would ask potential jurors if there was anything about the Veiovis' appearance that would keep them from being fair.
Authorities say a San Bernardino police officer is hospitalized in grave condition after being shot with an assault rifle and the suspected gunman was killed by the officer's partner.
Police officials tell KABC-TV that two officers were fired upon early Friday when they stopped to talk to five men standing outside a home in a residential neighborhood.
Lieutenant Richard Lawhead says one of the men pulled out an AK-47 and immediately opened fire on the officers as they approached.
Forecasters expect more showers and thunderstorms into Friday evening in north central Washington that could bring further flash flooding in areas left bare by summer wildfires.
The National Weather Service says heavy rain amounts will be spotty but storms could drop a half-inch of rain in a short time.
Forecasters say the flash flood watch also includes areas in Chelan and Okanogan counties that were scarred by fires last summer.