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Girls
Aug 29, 2014
12:31 am
LONDON — A major UK newspaper investigation and subsequent inquiries have uncovered sexual exploitation crimes of historic scope in Britain, and repeated refusals of police and child protection agencies to act on reports that something was wrong. The investigations have also raised uncomfortable questions of race.
Aug 28, 2014
9:46 am
Donetsk refugee camp aug. 6 2014 2
As fighting rages in eastern Ukraine, authorities are faced with a growing number of internal refugees.
Need to Know, Europe
Aug 28, 2014
4:34 pm
Leadceasefires
We're on the eighth ceasefire. How successful have they been so far? This infographic tells you.
Aug 28, 2014
12:31 am
Pro russia militants ukraine
Conflicts raging just outside its borders are challenging the EU's focus on 'soft power.'
Aug 28, 2014
11:53 am
Un golan heights aug. 28 2014
It said that another 81 UNDOF peacekeepers were being restricted to their positions in the vicinity of Ar Ruwayhinah and Burayqah.
Aug 28, 2014
3:35 pm
Ebola monrovia aug. 25 2014
'This is a global health security issue,' Bruce Aylward, the WHO's Assistant Director-General for Polio, Emergencies and Country Collaboration, said.
Africa, Need to Know
Aug 28, 2014
12:31 am
Is syria 2014 08 27
The pros and cons of an intervention that would likely benefit a president the US has sworn to bring down.
Aug 27, 2014
3:58 pm
Peshmerga Islamic State ISIS August 2014
Francis endorses 'stopping' but not 'bombing' the militant group, invoking 'just war theory.' What is a reasonable moral limit on military violence in the face of terror?
Belief
Aug 28, 2014
12:50 pm
Islamic state militants flag
There's growing support for the Islamic State in the country with the world's largest Muslim population and authorities are getting concerned.
Aug 28, 2014
12:31 am
Germany refugee housing crisis
Cities have started rejecting asylum claims as growing violence in Iraq and Syria threatens to make a refugee housing crisis even worse.
Aug 28, 2014
8:11 am
2014aug25 muslim army
Arab intellectuals and moderate Muslims need to condemn Muslims who kill other Muslims.
Aug 27, 2014
10:15 pm
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Maybe not.
Aug 28, 2014
9:35 am
Homepage chatter v2
Deepening turmoil in eastern Ukraine, the US is thinking about acting in Syria and clothing company Zara commits yet another #fashionfail.
Aug 27, 2014
2:08 am
Yazidis survived sinjar
The Islamic State killed hundreds and kidnapped thousands when it overran the city in northern Iraq. This is the story of those who got away.
Aug 27, 2014
3:45 pm
Urban shield ferguson pd
The story of police militarization in the US and abroad is complicated. Here's one part of it.
Aug 26, 2014
3:46 pm
Rubble bucket challenge
The Ice Bucket Challenge has done wonders for ALS. Now Palestinians have a new challenge for you.
Aug 20, 2014
5:50 pm
Foley libya 2011 4 7
Although he was killed by Islamic State militants, Jim's quest to chronicle modern war lives on through his selfless journalism.
Aug 27, 2014
8:40 am
Gaza shejaiya aug. 27 2014
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made no immediate comment on the Egyptian-mediated truce deal that took effect on Tuesday evening.
Aug 27, 2014
12:32 am
Mexico border 2014 08 26
Here’s a look at four major claims of faraway terrorism stirring in America's southern frontier.
Aug 26, 2014
1:37 pm
Leadjournalistfatalities
619 journalists have been killed in the last 10 years. The vast majority were local staff reporters, not foreign correspondents.
Aug 27, 2014
9:52 am
Yatsenyuk aug. 14 2014
Last year, half of Russian gas exports to the EU were shipped via Ukraine.
Need to Know, Europe
Aug 27, 2014
9:33 am
Imf chief aug. 27 2014
The inquiry relates to allegations that tycoon Bernard Tapie was improperly awarded $531 million in an arbitration to settle a dispute with Credit Lyonnais.
Need to Know, Europe
Aug 27, 2014
8:09 am
Islamic State Peshmerga Iraq
Commentary: Al Qaeda executed a violent campaign in Saudi Arabia in 2003 and 2004 reminiscent of the present-day Islamic State, which shows no signs of letting up.
Aug 27, 2014
12:32 am
Edinburgh fringe 08 22 2014
A steep rise in the number of women comedians at this year’s Fringe Festival reflects changing social mores.
Aug 27, 2014
12:32 am
Myanmar betel nut addiction
The world’s fourth most common psychoactive habit delivers a potent buzz and lots of red saliva.