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Islamic State Threatens Another Journalist

Posted: 7:34 AM - Militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley and are threatening to kill another hostage in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq.

Kurds Take Back Mosul Dam

Posted: 08/18/2014 - Iraq's army spokesman says security forces and Kurdish fighters have taken back the strategic Mosul Dam, the country's largest, from Islamic militants who captured it less than two weeks ago.

Liberian Police Seal Newspaper Office

Posted: 08/15/2014 - Dozens of riot police have sealed the offices of a newspaper critical of the Liberian government and officers attempted to detain its publisher.

Journalist Killed in Gaza

Posted: 08/13/2014 - An Associated Press video journalist has been killed in an ordnance explosion in the Gaza Strip, together with a Palestinian translator and three members of the Gaza police.

UN Chief Urges World to Help In Ebola Outbreak

Posted: 08/12/2014 - U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is pressing the international community to urgently respond to a shortage of doctors, nurses and equipment to stem the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
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