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Rising danger prompted U.S. effort to rescue James Foley, other hostages (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:26:00 PDT:)
The United States sent a team of special operation forces to Syria this summer to try to rescue American journalist James Foley and other hostages held by Islamic militants, U.S. officials said Wednesday.<img src="" height="1" width="1"/>
Clashes erupt as Liberia seals off slum to prevent spread of Ebola (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:57:00 PDT:)
Clashes erupted Wednesday as security forces sealed off a sprawling seaside slum in the Liberian capital in a bid to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.<img src="" height="1" width="1"/>
China´s state media jab U.S. on Ferguson (Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:27:00 PDT:)
With the unrest in Ferguson, Mo., ongoing, countries including China have sensed a chance to strike back at what they see as the United States´ preachiness and hypocrisy on human rights. This week, comments by U.S. State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf seemed to offer a new, irresistible...<img src="" height="1" width="1"/>
Israeli airstrike kills 3 senior Hamas leaders (Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:55:00 PDT:)
The militant group Hamas said three of its senior military leaders were killed early Thursday in an Israeli airstrike in the southern Gaza Strip that also killed at least seven other people.<img src="" height="1" width="1"/>
Family, friends of James Foley say war zones called to the journalist (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:12:00 PDT:)
Shortly after James Foley was released from 44 days of captivity in Libya, the American journalist returned to Boston to work at GlobalPost, the start-up website that had published much of his work from the Middle East.<img src="" height="1" width="1"/>
Families of U.S. journalists missing in Syria filled with dread (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:06:00 PDT:)
Friends and relatives of Austin Tice, an American journalist who disappeared in Syria two years ago, were preparing to hold a candlelight church vigil for him in Houston on Tuesday when they received shattering news:<img src="" height="1" width="1"/>
Obama says U.S. will be ´relentless´ in pursuing Islamic State (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:17:00 PDT:)
A clearly furious President Obama condemned the Islamic militants who claimed responsibility for beheading an American journalist, vowing Wednesday to beat back ?this cancer? and showing no sign of constraining the U.S. military intervention in Iraq.<img src="" height="1" width="1"/>
Eruption risk rising for earthquake-racked volcano in Iceland (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:17:00 PDT:)
Thousands of small earthquakes have rattled Iceland´s Bardarbunga volcano over the last five days, prompting meteorologists to warn of an increasing risk of eruption and causing public safety authorities to evacuate tourists from the popular summer climbing venue.<img src="" height="1" width="1"/>
Hamas denies Israel airstrike in Gaza killed elusive leader (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:08:00 PDT:)
Years ago, it was a signature Israeli tactic: the swoosh of a missile, the roar of crumbling masonry, the violent death of another Hamas leader.<img src="" height="1" width="1"/>
Father of James Foley: ´We know Jimmy´s free. He´s finally free´ (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:00:00 PDT:)
The parents of slain journalist James Foley begged President Obama on Wednesday to do everything in his power to save the other journalists who have been abducted by Islamic State, and pleaded with their son?s executioners to release the other American reporter whom they have threatened to...<img src="" height="1" width="1"/>

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