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How The White House Prepares For The Next President
15 Jan 2017

France Hosts Israel-Palestine Peace Talks Without Israel Or Palestine
15 Jan 2017

'Hidden Figures' Stays Strong In A Weekend Full Of Flops
15 Jan 2017

The Eiffel Tower Might Be Getting A Makeover
15 Jan 2017

Prince Charles' New Picture Book Isn't Really For Kids
15 Jan 2017

'The Greatest Show On Earth' Is Ending
15 Jan 2017

Rights Group Says The Trump Administration Poses A Human Rights Threat
15 Jan 2017

Report: White House Press Corps May No Longer Be In The White House
15 Jan 2017

 

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iraq

Iraq


Iraqi Forces Breach ISIS Stronghold in Mosul
14 Jan 2017 - WSJ.com: World News

Airstrike thought to target Isis kills up to 30 civilians in Mosul
14 Jan 2017 - World news | The Guardian

Iran sticks to deadline of nuclear deal with centrifuge move: IAEA
16 Jan 2017 - Reuters: World News

In parts of Mosul, a semblance of normality despite war
15 Jan 2017 - Reuters: Top News

Iran says it will not renegotiate nuclear deal
15 Jan 2017 - Reuters: World News

28 escape in deadly prison break, officials say
16 Jan 2017 - CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Americas

Mosul battle: Iraq forces 'retake' university from IS
14 Jan 2017 - BBC News - Middle East



libya

Libya


Scores feared dead after migrant ship capsizes in Mediterranean
14 Jan 2017 - World news | The Guardian

Migrant crisis: About 100 feared drowned after boat sinks off Libya
15 Jan 2017 - BBC News - Europe

100 migrants missing in Med after wreck
15 Jan 2017 - CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Africa



palestine

Palestine


France Hosts Israel-Palestine Peace Talks Without Israel Or Palestine
15 Jan 2017 - Newsy Headlines

Power battle
14 Jan 2017 - BBC News - Middle East



somalia

Somalia


Mogadishu to Ottawa
14 Jan 2017 - BBC News - US & Canada

Somalia's Crooked Route to Democracy
16 Jan 2017 - WSJ.com: World News



Asia

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Arrest Warrant Sought For Samsung Heir In S. Korean Presidential Bribery Scandal
16 Jan 2017 - Asia : NPR

S.Korea's Samsung in rough patch with arrest request, recalls
16 Jan 2017 - Asia - Voice of America

Toxic air
15 Jan 2017 - BBC News - Asia

Rich Chinese, Inspired by ‘Downton,’ Fuel Demand for Butlers
14 Jan 2017 - NYT > Asia Pacific

The Interpreter: ‘Kompromat’ and the Danger of Doubt and Confusion in a Democracy
16 Jan 2017 - NYT > Asia Pacific

Cargo plane crash: Dozens dead
16 Jan 2017 - CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Asia

Group claims it caught fleet with dead whale
16 Jan 2017 - CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Asia



Europe

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Theresa May to unveil Brexit details in speech
15 Jan 2017 - CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Europe

Trump takes swipe at EU as ‘vehicle for Germany’
15 Jan 2017 - Europe News

Merkel to Trump: Europe's Destiny is 'In Our Own Hands'
16 Jan 2017 - Europe - Voice of America

Merkel warns of protectionism ahead of inauguration
15 Jan 2017 - Europe News

Sweden midwives offer training for car births
16 Jan 2017 - BBC News - Europe

2 China nationals accused in club massacre
14 Jan 2017 - CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Europe

A soldier's view of US troop build-up in Europe
14 Jan 2017 - CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Europe



Culture - Arts, Architecture, Lifestyle, etc.

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'The Private Lives of the Tudors' captivates with surprising detail
15 Jan 2017 - Christian Science Monitor | Books

Famed Ringling Bros. Circus Shutting Down in May
14 Jan 2017 - Arts & Entertainment - Voice of America

William Peter Blatty, Author Of 'The Exorcist,' Dies At 89
13 Jan 2017 - Pop Culture : NPR

English Cathedral Welcomes Visitors With Unexpected Message
15 Jan 2017 - Religion : NPR

The best Florence hotels near the Ponte Vecchio
16 Jan 2017 - Travel

Box Office: 'Hidden Figures' Prevails as 'Monster Trucks,' Ben Affleck's 'Live by Night' Bomb
15 Jan 2017 - Reuters: Entertainment News

Last Call: Send Us Your Commercials For 'Nicer Living' Project
13 Jan 2017 - Arts & Life : NPR



Health & Welfare

A Diagnostic Challenge: When Fibromyalgia Coexists with AS (CME/CE)
13 Jan 2017 - MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians

The Problem With P Values
16 Jan 2017 - MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians

GOP's Go-Slow 'Rescue Mission' Plan To Replace Obamacare
14 Jan 2017 - Health Care : NPR

Eating hot chili peppers linked to decreased mortality: Study
13 Jan 2017 - Health News - UPI.com

Biomarkers Still Lacking in AS (CME/CE)
15 Jan 2017 - MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians

Aquarium Trains Animals to Cooperate for Medical Care
15 Jan 2017 - Science & Health - Voice of America

Tennesseans: 'Will Policies Protect Us As The ACA Is Repealed?'
13 Jan 2017 - Health Care : NPR



History, Anthropology & Archaeology

Historical Events for 15th January 2017
15 Jan 2017 - Historical Events | OnThisDay.com

Some States Celebrate MLK Day and Robert E. Lee’s Birthday On The Same Day
16 Jan 2017 - Smart News History & Archaeology | Smithsonian

Historical Events for 16th January 2017
16 Jan 2017 - Historical Events | OnThisDay.com

In 1957, The U.S. Flew A Jet Around the World to Prove It Could Drop A Nuclear Bomb Anywhere
16 Jan 2017 - Smart News History & Archaeology | Smithsonian



Science & Environment

Vast Shadow Sweeps Across Young Exoplanetary System
15 Jan 2017 - Scientific American Content: Global

Meet the Endangered Plant Named after Rock Legend Jimi Hendrix
15 Jan 2017 - Scientific American Content: Global

Uganda detects bird flu in wild, domestic birds
15 Jan 2017 - Reuters: Environment

New technology enables 5-D imaging in live animals, humans
13 Jan 2017 - Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily

Magnitude 6.2 quake strikes 224 km southwest of Fiji: USGS
14 Jan 2017 - Reuters: Environment

Unilever commits to 100 percent recyclable plastic
14 Jan 2017 - Reuters: Environment

Study of microbes reveals new insight about Earth's geology, carbon cycles
13 Jan 2017 - Latest Science News -- ScienceDaily



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