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April 26, 2015 2:33 PM Iraqi army claims progress in Anbar amid Baghdad bombings

Civilians gather at the scene of a car bomb explosion in Baghdad's southwestern Amil neighborhood in Iraq, Sunday, April 26, 2015. Car bombs ripped through commercial areas in and around the Iraqi capital on Sunday, killing and wounding civilians, officials said. Civilians and security forces gather at the scene of a car bomb explosion in Baghdad's southwestern 28

April 26, 2015 11:03 AM Who's Behind The Latest Ethnic Food Trend? Maybe It's A Government

Causa is a traditional Peruvian dish of potatoes stuffed with chicken. This one was cooked at a culinary institute in Lima, Peru, but a version may soon be appearing on a plate near you, thanks in part to a push by Peru's government to promote the national cuisine. Danny Kou, the executive chef at La Mar, an upscale Peruvian restaurant in San Francisco 34

April 26, 2015 8:53 AM Car bombs kill at least 7 civilians in Iraq

Car bombs ripped through commercial areas in and around the Iraqi capital on Sunday, killing at least seven civilians, officials said. The deadliest attack was in the town of Mahmoudiya, about 30 kilometers (20 miles) south of Baghdad, where a car bomb killed at least four civilians and wounded another nine, a police officer said. Three others were killed 24

April 26, 2015 7:46 AM Car Bombings Kill at Least 6 Civilians in, Around Baghdad

Iraqi officials say car bombings in and around Baghdad have killed at least six civilians. A police officer said the deadliest in Sunday's attacks was in the nearby town of Mahmoudiya, about 30 kilometers (20 miles) south of Baghdad, where a car bomb exploded, killing at least four civilians and wounding nine. Two others were killed and 11 wounded in another 32

April 26, 2015 7:46 AM Iraq officials: Car bombs in commercial areas in and around Baghdad kill at least 6 civilians

BAGHDAD – Iraqi officials say car bombings in and around Baghdad have killed at least six civilians. A police officer said the deadliest in Sunday's attacks was in the nearby town of Mahmoudiya, about 30 kilometers (20 miles) south of Baghdad, where a car bomb exploded, killing at least four civilians and wounding nine. Two others were killed and 11 wounded 29

April 26, 2015 7:21 AM Saudi-led air strikes hit Yemeni capital, ending lull

(Reuters) - At least five air strikes hit military sites and an area near the presidential palace compound in the Yemeni capital Sanaa at dawn on Sunday, residents said. The bombings were the first raids on the city since a Saudi-led alliance said last week it was scaling back a campaign against Iranian-allied Houthi militias, which control Sanaa and have powerful 21

April 25, 2015 3:11 PM Here's What the Social Science Says About Countering Violent Extremism

This post is adapted from an address in the UN Security Council's Ministerial Debate on "The Role of Youth in Countering Violent Extremism and Promoting Peace." I am an anthropologist. Anthropologists, as a group, study the diversity of human cultures to understand our commonalities and differences, and to use the knowledge of what is common to us all to help us bridge 41

April 25, 2015 12:12 AM U.S. oil rig count decline quickened this week: Baker Hughes

(Reuters) - The fall in U.S. rigs drilling for oil quickened a bit this week, data showed on Friday, suggesting a recent slowdown in the decline in drilling was temporary, after slumping oil prices caused energy companies to idle half the country's rigs since October. Drillers idled 31 oil rigs this week, leaving 703 rigs active, after taking 26 and 42 rigs out of service 80

April 24, 2015 9:45 PM Family of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev arrives in U.S. from Russia as defense preps their case

The family of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev arrived in the U.S. on Thursday, the same dya that the prosecution rested in the sentencing trial for the convicte bomber. The defense begins its case Monday. The family of Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev arrived in the U.S. as his defense lawyers prepared to make their case in his sentencing trial. The 21-year-old Tsarnaev 16

April 24, 2015 11:42 AM Bombings in Iraq Near Market and Courthouse Kill 7

Iraqi officials say two bombings, one near a marketplace and the other near a courthouse, have killed seven people. Police officials say the first of Friday's attacks took place in the morning, when a bomb exploded near an outdoor market in the Sunni town of Tarmiyiah, killing four people and wounding eight. Tarmiyah is 50 kilometers (30 miles) north 30