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February 6, 2018 11:46 PM Nationwide flu outbreak shows no sign of easing up as more deaths reported

A nationwide flu outbreak is showing no sign of easing up as at least four more deaths have been reported in the past few days, including three children. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta said 14,676 people have been hospitalized with influenza since the flu season began in October, double the number from all of last year and the highest 132

February 3, 2018 7:54 PM Syrian Militants Down Russian Fighter Jet and Kill Ejected Pilot

(BEIRUT) — Al-Qaida-linked militants in Syria downed a Russian fighter jet on Saturday and killed its pilot after he ejected from the plane and landed on the ground in the embattled northwestern province of Idlib. The pilot resisted being captured and fired at the militants who then shot and killed him, according to one of the militants and Syrian monitors 82

January 29, 2018 10:28 PM Al-Qaida's Mali branch releases Colombian captive video

DAKAR, Senegal – An agency that monitors jihadi websites says al-Qaida's Mali branch has released a video of a Colombian missionary who has been held captive for nearly one year. SITE Intelligence Group said the video released Monday by the Mali-based Islamic insurgency shows Gloria Cecilia Narvaez appealing to Pope Francis. The nun was seized near the border 58

January 12, 2018 11:53 PM The Latest: Psychiatric hospital mulls monitors after escape

The Latest: Psychiatric hospital mulls monitors after escape A Hawaii psychiatric hospital is considering using GPS ankle monitors after a patient who was committed after a killing escaped last year. Hawaii State Hospital Administrator William May told lawmakers at a hearing Friday that hospital staffers have been testing the monitoring system used at a Honolulu 60

December 27, 2017 5:07 PM UK police check reports of illegal post-Christmas fox hunts

LONDON – Several police departments in England and Wales are investigating allegations of illegal fox hunting on Boxing Day. The day after Christmas is a traditional time for fox hunting, which has been illegal since February 2005. "Trail-hunting," which involves having dogs follow an artificial scent instead of a living animal, still is allowed 41

October 16, 2017 9:01 AM The Danger of President Pence

Trump’s critics yearn for his exit. But Mike Pence, the corporate right’s inside man, poses his own risks. On September 14th, the right-wing pundit Ann Coulter, who last year published a book titled “In Trump We Trust,” expressed what a growing number of Americans, including conservatives, have been feeling since the 2016 election. The previous day, President 243

October 3, 2017 9:55 AM Whole Foods price cuts hit hardest at Trader Joe's, Sprouts: report

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Whole Foods rivals Trader Joe’s and Sprouts Farmers Market Inc have been hit hardest by customer defections since Inc’s (AMZN.O) price cuts at the premium grocer, Whole Foods price cuts, a data analytics firm said on Tuesday. Amazon cut prices on select items at Whole Foods on Aug. 28. On the first day, customer traffic 34

September 5, 2017 9:10 AM Myanmar's Suu Kyi under pressure as almost 125,000 Rohingya flee violence

SHAMLAPUR, Bangladesh/DHAKA (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has come under pressure from countries with large Muslim populations including Bangladesh, Indonesia and Pakistan to halt violence against Rohingya Muslims after nearly 125,000 of them fled to Bangladesh. Reuters reporters saw hundreds of exhausted Rohingyas arriving on boats near the village 60

September 4, 2017 7:40 AM Malala calls on fellow laureate Suu Kyi to condemn Rohingya treatment

LONDON (Reuters) - Malala Yousafzai, the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, called on her fellow laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to condemn the “shameful” treatment of the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, saying “the world is waiting” for her to speak out. Nearly 90,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh since violence erupted in Myanmar in August, in the biggest 61

September 2, 2017 12:08 AM Stranded ISIS Convoy Symbolizes Militants’ Stalled Campaign

And it has likewise been powerless to save the convoy, sending fighters and fuel trucks into the desert only to have them destroyed by American forces. Col. Ryan Dillon, the spokesman for the American-led coalition in Syria and Iraq, said recent airstrikes had killed 50 ISIS fighters and destroyed 20 vehicles sent to rescue the convoy, including fuel trucks 96