France's Hollande unveils plans for airstrikes in Iraq, battling EbolaAt his biannual press conference on Thursday, French President François Hollande discussed his response to Islamist militants in Iraq, controversial plans to deliver a French warsh...
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Obama praises France for joining air strikes in IraqUS President Barack Obama on Thursday praised France for its decision to join American forces in conducting air strikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq.
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'Graphic' Muslim Day Parade displays confuse NYCThis year’s annual Muslim Day Parade in New York City featured local community leaders and Girl Scouts marching, but included a mannequin hanging from a noose, women locked up in a...
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US to send $53 million in non-lethal aid to UkraineThe US will send $53 million in aid, including $46 million in military assistance, to Ukraine’s military but declined a request from President Petro Poroshenko to send lethal aid t...
Argentina passes contested price control lawArgentina’s Congress passed a bill Thursday giving the government powers to regulate prices and production in a bid to control runaway inflation, a measure condemned by the busines...
Man kills daughter and six grandchildren in US shootingA 51-year-old Florida man shot dead his daughter and six grandchildren in his home before killing himself on Thursday, authorities said.
Bomb blast kills Chadian UN peacekeepers in MaliFive United Nations peacekeepers from Chad were killed on Thursday when their truck drove over a mine in rebel-infested northeastern Mali, a Chadian military source told AFP.
Air France pilots' strike enters fourth dayA pilots' strike at Air France stretched into its fourth day on Thursday, with the two sides still at odds in a dispute over cost cuts that has forced the airline to cancel ne...