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
Dengue cases in Delhi, NCR rise to 55 - Chennai Online ... tape: Modi | Sania impresses in US Open, end of road for Paes | India committed to peace: Modi ... BSF (Second Lead) | India giving adequate 09/18/2014 - 3:27 pm | View Link
Kanniha VJ Photos - Chennai Online ... tape: Modi | Sania impresses in US Open, end of road for Paes | India committed to peace: Modi ... BSF (Second Lead) | India giving adequate 09/18/2014 - 1:28 pm | View Link
ADC Convention's Theme: "It Takes a Community" [Washington Report on ... - TMC Net ... the government of giving immunity ... money to the Pakistani Taliban due to ... "Still, we extend our hand for peace and nobody hears us," he ... 09/18/2014 - 11:20 am | View Link
ADC Convention's Theme: It Takes a Community [Washington Report on ... - TMC Net ... the government of giving immunity ... money to the Pakistani Taliban due to ... "Still, we extend our hand for peace and nobody hears us," he ... 09/18/2014 - 11:13 am | View Link
Back to work for Shankar - Chennai Online ... tape: Modi | Sania impresses in US Open, end of road for Paes | India committed to peace: Modi ... BSF (Second Lead) | India giving adequate 09/18/2014 - 9:01 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. 06/20/2013 - 9:15 am | View Link
Canada Should Join the U.S. in Taliban Peace Talks However, talking with, and not merely to, the Taliban will be the first step towards giving Afghans, Pushtuns and others, a chance to heal and rebuild a state and a society of their choice. Share this 06/20/2013 - 7:49 am | View Link
Taliban offers to free U.S. soldier held since 2009 in exchange for five Guantanamo prisoners The Taliban has ... when you get into peace negotiations like this that a good faith gesture at the very beginning is some kind of prisoner swap,' he told KTVB. Sergeant Bergdahl's parents received a letter from their son this month, giving them hope ... 06/20/2013 - 3:36 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 ... 06/18/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
U.S., Afghanistan to relaunch peace talks with Taliban for some reason In particular, why would they agree to peace talks at a moment when ... As for why the Taliban would agree to that, 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 - 7:58 am | View Link
Taliban The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān "students"), alternative spelling Taleban is an Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afghanistan. 09/18/2014 - 1:50 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 ... 09/18/2014 - 4:53 am | View Website
U.S. trades anti-American POW (‘Abdullah’) in exchange ... Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said the U.S. government ‘never forgot Sergeant Bergdahl, nor did we stop working to bring him back’ Hagel also insisted ... 09/18/2014 - 12:28 am | View Website
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. 09/17/2014 - 11:16 pm | View Website
Pakistan peace talks with Taliban collapse after killings ... Peace talks between the Pakistani government and Taliban fighters broke down Monday, after the fighters said they executed 23 soldiers in revenge for army operations ... 09/17/2014 - 9:15 pm | View Website
Achievement Compacts, once designed to measure the 12 milestones judged most essential for Oregon students, were set to shrink to just two: third-grade reading and high school graduation. Education board member Ron Saxton called that too "watered-down."
The burglary was reported at 5:28 a.m. on Thursday after the Linn County family woke up to realize that their valuables had been taken. About $2,700 worth of hunting gear was taken from the home, the Sheriff's Office said.
The deputy received minor injuries from the incident near the 47600 block of Southwest Fluke Drive on Sept. 18. The suspect was later arrested after being Tased while running away from authorities in a nearby field.