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Angela Merkel named Time's Person of the Year

Leaders are tested only when people don't want to follow. TIME's Person of the Year has been around since 1927 (though it was called "Man of the Year", with...


Russian military launches strikes in Syria from submarine stationed in

Following two meetings in Vienna, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday the aim was to hold the third round of talks in NY on December 18, although t...


US Supreme Court rejects challenge to assault weapon ban

They argued the Highland Park ordinance bans only "highly risky weapons", some of which have been used in a "series of mass shooting events". The two shoo...


Yale Glee Club serenades train while conductor conducts

On Facebook , MetroNorth conductor Bob McDonough posted the above video, and explained that he had the Yale Glee Club on his train last week. The video show...


Oscar Pistorius gets bail, returns to court next April

The athlete now faces at least 15 years in jail. However, that conviction was thrown out last week by an Appeals Court that instead determined Pistorius was g...


Washington: Russia, Not US, Bombed Syrian Army Camp

Russian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday expressed its concern over reports on U.S.-led coalition airstrikes against Syrian government troops and civilian target...