Three people have been killed in a car-bomb blast in Giza, on the outskirts of Cairo, according to Egyptian state media. Security officials were quoted as saying those killed were carrying an explosive device in their car and likely detonated it by mistake. MENA news agency said the explosion took place early on Wednesday in the [...]

Israeli shells have struck a UN school in the Gaza Strip, killing at least 16 people and wounding scores more, after Israeli ground troops made a significant push into the territory amid Palestinian efforts to broker a 24-hour truce. It was the second time in a week that a UN school sheltering hundreds of homeless [...]

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Monday that Virginia’s same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional, the latest in a string of decisions overturning bans across the country. A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond ruled that state constitutional and statutory provisions barring gay marriage and denying recognition [...]

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 6:25 PM UTC The right’s leading opponent of all things immigration claims she’s been asked about running by “various people” Elias Isquith Follow Topics: Laura Ingraham, Tony Harnden, UKIP, Racism, Xenophobia, Fox News, amnesty, Immigration, Tea Party, anti-immigrant, xenoophobia, Latino, latina, Media News, News, Politics News Laura Ingraham (Credit: Reuters/Lucas Jackson) [...]

Sierra Leone’s top Ebola doctor dies

July 29, 2014

Sierra Leone’s top Ebola doctor has died from the disease, medical officials have said. Sheik Umar Khan was infected earlier this month and died on Tuesday at a ward run by medical charity Doctors Without Borders in the far north of the country. Miatta Kargbo, Sierra Leone’s health minister, called Khan a “national hero” and [...]

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Fighters overrun Libyan special forces base

July 29, 2014

A coalition of armed groups has overrun a major Libyan army base held by allies of a renegade general in the eastern city of Benghazi. Special forces troops of the Saiqa brigade, loyal to Khalifa Haftar, abandoned their base in southeast Benghazi on Tuesday after coming under attack, military officials and residents said. “We have withdrawn from the [...]

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1 in 3 Americans Have a Debt in Collections: Study

July 29, 2014

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Fifa Official Demands Payment for Qatar Migrant Workers

July 29, 2014

A Fifa vice president on Tuesday demanded that the World Cup organizing committee pay migrant laborers wages they are still owed for constructing offices and stadiums in Qatar. Many of the workers, who are from Nepal, India, and Sri Lanka, have been waiting for over a year to be compensated for fitting the 38th and [...]

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