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August 2, 2018 2:56 AM As Israel Enshrines Its Jewish Identity, Its Druze Minority Feels Abandoned

Israeli military, law-enforcement join Arabic-speaking religious community in protesting law seen as excluding minorities from full rights ISFIYA, Israel—Scores of former senior military and police chiefs are pressing Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to revise a recent law enshrining the country as a Jewish nation-state to include the Druze 53

July 31, 2018 5:30 PM Indiana university to make ACT and SAT tests optional for enrollment

Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, announced Monday via Twitter that standardized test scores are no longer a requirement for admission into the school’s undergraduate program. (iStock) An Indiana state university announced Monday that standardized tests scores are no longer a requirement for admission into the school’s undergraduate program 77

July 30, 2018 8:28 PM Emerging Militant Group Threatens Villages, Gas Projects in Mozambique

Islamists destroy homes, kill hundreds and affect development of $50 billion energy industry PALMA, Mozambique—Cascata Makame only had a few moments to gather her children and a few belongings one night this month as militants raided her village in northern Mozambique, a region home to one of the world’s largest natural gas deposits. As Ms. Makame fled, the attackers 77

July 25, 2018 3:56 PM Coordinated Islamic State Attacks in Syria Kill Dozens

As its territorial control shrinks, the militant group has increasingly staged suicide attacks to show its ability to strike BEIRUT—A series of Islamic State attacks in southwest Syria killed and injured scores on Wednesday, a show of deadly force in an area where the government is pressing an offensive against an affiliate of the extremist group 61

July 24, 2018 4:45 PM Greek Wildfires Devastate Resort Areas Near Athens, Killing Scores

The death toll is expected to rise; fires were still burning in several locations as the country requests international help ATHENS—Wildfires raged through popular resort areas near Greece’s capital, leaving at least 74 dead and more than 100 injured, in the country’s deadliest fire season in more than a decade. Fires fanned by strong winds broke out Monday 48

July 23, 2018 12:55 PM DeSean Jackson Says Jerry Rice's Touchdown Record Is Done, 'I Got It!'

Jerry Rice is about to have one less record on his resume ... 'cause DeSean Jackson says one of the Hall of Famer's touchdown marks is TOAST this season! The record in question is most career touchdowns of 60 yards or more. Jerry's at 23 ... while DeSean's sittin' at 22. Jackson's uber confident he's getting it in 2018 ... but last year, he had ZERO scores 41

July 15, 2018 1:03 PM Congo's Kabila appoints army chief under U.S., EU sanctions for alleged violence

KINSHASA (Reuters) - Congo’s President Joseph Kabila has appointed a new army chief who is under international sanctions for the violent repression of dissent, raising fears of an imminent crackdown. State television reported on Sunday that Kabila had appointed General John Numbi to the role of inspector general of the Congolese Armed Forces. Numbi has been placed 63

July 13, 2018 4:22 PM Temple University Fires a Dean Over Falsified Rankings Data

Temple asked Moshe Porat, Fox School of Business dean of 22 years, to step down after results of a review by law firm Jones Day were made public The dean of Temple University’s business school was ousted this week after an outside investigation found employees had inflated student test scores and grade point averages used in calculating a closely watched 65

July 13, 2018 9:00 AM Renowned meat purveyor shopping $1200 grill that looks like a toaster oven

Pat LaFrieda has teamed up with a German company called Otto Wild Grillers for his Pat LaFrieda Signature Series model. (Otto Wilde Grillers) The meat purveyor who supplies burger joints and world-renowned steakhouses with his signature beef is shopping a new contraption that, he claims, “catapults the grilling game” — even though it looks more like an Easy Bake Oven than an actual 96

July 11, 2018 10:33 PM Syrian air defenses thwart Israeli missile strike in south: state media

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian military air defenses thwarted missiles that Israeli aircraft fired at army positions in Quneitra province in the early hours of Thursday, state media said. The attack near Hader village at the frontier of the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights caused only material damage, state news agency SANA cited a military source as saying 67