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The Guardian – In my village in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa, a male who has not undergone circumcision is called ‘inkwenkwe’ –...

Washington Times – Actress and comedian Joan Rivers is on life support after she went into cardiac and respiratory arrest on Thursday during throat surgery....

The Guardian — China’s legislature has ruled against allowing open nominations in elections for Hong Kong’s leader, a decision that promises to ignite political tensions in...

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National Post — The king of Saudi Arabia has warned that extremists could attack Europe and the U.S. if there is not a strong international...

BBC — President Putin has called for talks to discuss “statehood” for eastern Ukraine, Russian media report. He said the issue needed to be discussed...

CTV News – A “small but notable number” of Canadians have travelled abroad to participate in terrorism-related activities, including to Syria, Somalia and Afghanistan, according...

Fox News – NASA is moving ahead with plans to build a massive rocket designed to explore deep space and culminate in human trips to...

Reuters – A Maine teenager and her father have landed a one-in-two-million catch – a blue lobster. Meghan LaPlante, 14, said she and her father...

Reuters – A foundation controlled by the son of billionaire investor Warren Buffett has paid $4.5 million for hundreds of artifacts belonging to civil rights...

The Bahamas Weekly – The Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) will on September 5, 2014 give oral arguments to the International Tribunal for the Law...

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CNN – Pakistani protesters flooded the streets for another day Sunday demanding a solution to a political crisis wracking the country. At least two people died overnight,...

Reuters — Iran’s possible response to new U.S. sanctions could “not be pleasant”, its foreign minister said on Sunday, raising the prospect of tit-for-tat retribution...

AP — Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen on Sunday broke a six-week siege imposed by the Islamic State extremist group on the northern Shiite...

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NPR – It’s hard to imagine a more compelling monument to the rise and fall of the Palestinian dream of statehood than the bombed-out ruins...

Fox – Rep. Mike Rogers, chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, said Sunday that President Obama’s inertia on whether to launch airstrikes...

Fear For Europe’s Jews

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Jerusalem Post – It is now almost three years since I moved with my family to the United States. Life for a Jew in the...