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Journal Editor Leaves after Sale to Casino Magnate Sheldon Adelson

Many questions center on a small Connecticut newspaper that published a story singling out Elizabeth Gonzalez, one of the Nevada judges who was monitored by the...


Pro-government forces take Yemen island before ceasefire

Yemeni Prime Minister Khaled Bahah said in Qatar that the goal of the talks was to win back the state seized by the Houthis. "This is to support the military fo...


Syrians should decide fate of President Assad

Ahrar al-Sham cited the " main role " that Syria-based opposition figures had been given in a proposed leadership group. Gathered in the Saudi capital for the...


Greek parliament to recognize state of Palestine

After those talks, Mr. Abbas said his national authority had proposed changing the name it refers to on its passports to the  State of Palestine, saying th...


Mom, 3 kids killed in California fire Christmas morning

Big Bear Lake fire personnel attempted to rescue the victims but had to pull back because of an imminent roof collapse, according to the statement. The four h...


UN spokesman: Yemen's warring factions begin peace talks as ceasefire takes effect

In a statement carried by Saudi state news agency SPA , the coalition said Arab forces retained the right to respond to any breach of the ceasefire. Previou...